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Reviewed 2 March 2018

After being in safari for 8 straight days in luxurious tents, it still doesn’t compare to the beautiful stone cottages and gorgeous gardens of Gibb’s. Staff were friendly and food was fantastic! And not a better way to unwind than enjoying a cocktail while overlooking...More

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1  Thank Maureen s
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We stayed at Gibbs Farm for one night after a long safari adventure. I really, REALLY wanted to love it but unfortunately couldn't quite get there. The location is beautiful - high up in the mountains, and with the beautifully-cultivated farmland all around us. Unfortunately,...More

1  Thank Rich P
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Gibbs Farm proved to be an oasis after a two week tent & lodge safari tour in the Arusha area game parks. Occupying the site of a former colonial estate property, Gibbs maintains several acres of walkable vegetable gardens and animals for use in their...More

Thank martin66
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

What a find. Wished we could have stayed longer to explore the grounds and local area. Food was superb..the fixed menu was so tasty and service was exemplary. Rooms were really comfortable and cool amongst the greenery. Shower outside was a lovely bonus. We are...More

Thank HelenC66
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Where to start. After seven days on safari a stop for three nights at Gibbs was just what we needed. Large comfortable rooms, amazing bathroom with an outdoor shower that you MUST try. The grounds are immaculate with outstanding landscaping and beautiful flowering trees, plants...More

1  Thank Wendy H
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Robert H
4 August 2017|
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Dear Robert, Good morning. I concur with Diane and highly recommend that you plan your itinerary via a reputable safari specialist who can advise you of the many options available including the best time to travel... More
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Thorspecken
4 August 2017|
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Good morning. Filtered water is always free and in unlimited supply as is tea and coffee. There is bottled water supplied in the cottages which gets refreshed by housekeeping daily as we do not recommend to drink the tap... More
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Susan D
22 January 2017|
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Response from lorsnsteve | Reviewed this property |
We did a self drive, we hired a 4x4 in Arusha from Safari Drive. The roads were variable, tarmac, hard dirt and loose gravel. Lots of corrugations on the roads in the Serengeti but elsewhere not too bad. Easy to find your... More
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"Loved it ESPECIALLY the outdoor shower"
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"Outdoor shower was a highlight!"
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"No communications between rooms/reception, so ask for a room closer to the main lodge if you often require..."
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"Deutche House for families"
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