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San Jose del Cabo
Reviewed 2 December 2016

You want to stay at Baraka Lodge! It is the place to stay, it is a very nice charming place. We stayed here as we needed a place to stay the night before and after safari, we didn’t like the hotels that the safari companies were suggesting, they were all expensive and tacky, really nothing special, also in the centre...

Thank Karicolini C
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We stayed two nights at Baraka Lodge. Geoff and Fredrika were wonderful! They treated us like friends in their home. Our rooms were clean and the beds were comfortable. There was hot water for our showers. The gardens were beautifully kept. They had mangos, bananas, papaya, limes, lemons and many more fruit trees and herbs. They also had a chicken...

Thank Melissa F
Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This place is great for extended stays. The hosts Geoff and Fredericka are very hospitalable and they have a lovely herb garden! Because of its location which is very much 'inside' with very bad roads I give it a 4 star otherwise it'd be a perfect 5!

Thank 608annsalem
Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 6 November 2014

We stayed 2 nights at Baraka Lodge and it was a very nice stay thanks to Frederica and Geoff whose hospitality is amazing! The place is very nice and familiar, the rooms are simple but nice with hot water and a special charme. We booked very last minute but they managed to arrange us a shuttle from the Airport. When...

Thank juliaaylinkolcu
Minden, Germany
Reviewed 25 September 2014

Baraka Lodge is a very nice place to stay. Being in Arusha and yet away from the hectic tourism centre we enjoyed our stay very much in the tranquility of Baraka Lodge. The hosts and the staff are extremely helpful. The topics of conversation would last all night long but then again Frederica had to quit to cook dinner for...

Thank namsun
Giessen, Germany
Reviewed 23 September 2014

Baraka Lodge is a great place to stay at, we stayed there for 2 nights (1 before and 1 after our safari) and had a lovely time with Geoff and Frederica. They made us feel very welcome and were concerned when we had a delay in arriving. They helped us right from organising a taxi to get to the safari...

Thank Aarati P
Tel Aviv District, Israel
Reviewed 22 September 2014

We are 3 friends traveled to Tanzania for 3 weeks during September 2014. We stayed at Baraka lodge for two weekends (after safari and on the second time, a week later after climbing Kilimanjaro). We hoped to find a quiet and nice place to spend the weekends and were lucky to find the perfect place for that! The Rooms are...

Thank yoavalbeck
Den Hoorn, The Netherlands
Reviewed 21 September 2014

My partner and I went for the first time in our lives to Africa last year, on a trip lasting several months, which all started in Arusha, Tanzania. I was a little apprehensive at first, but could not have wished for a better introduction to this amazing country and amazing continent. Frederica and Geoff made us feel at ease immediately....

Thank TomdeGraaf
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Baraka Lodge was a great start for our first trip to Africa. This is a small and very comfortable bed and breakfast, with an open air kitchen for guests to use and mingle in if they wish. A good supermarket is a short taxi ride away. If you order a meal, you will get to sample some of the best...

Thank LibbyDarwin
Reviewed 9 August 2014

- Endless hospitality - A good base to go on safari - Great fresh breakfast (eggs, fruits, juice) - Amazing (chicken) curry (on request, excluded in the price but reasonable priced) - Hot showers - Laundry facility - Clean, neatly and cozy rooms - Great hang out with a kitchen (and enough utilities like oil, salt etc.) - Good security...

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Geoff G, Owner at Baraka Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for your valuable feedback Janine; much appreciated. Also as a result of your feedback we have now installed Wifi; we wish it was there during your stay also.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Baraka Lodge is a small bed and breakfast lodge with 4 en-suite rooms and a kitchen/dining room located in our secure home compound in a suburb of Arusha. Your hosts (Australian and Tanzanian) guarantee a warm welcome and personal service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baraka Lodge

Address: House No. 3, Block C | Njiro, Arusha, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Price Range: €19 - €23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“All rooms are nice”
 of 5 bubbles 230melissaf, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are the same and are very nice”
 of 5 bubbles yoavalbeck, 22 Sep 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are pretty much equivalent, just don't worry about it”
 of 5 bubbles TomdeGraaf, 21 Sep 2014 | Read review
“All the rooms are similar. There is a switch outside each room with a red light which powers the hot water heater - important to turn this on if you would like hot water.”
 of 5 bubbles PaulW978, 5 Apr 2013 | Read review
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