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New York City, New York
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

After a long day at unforgettable Lake Manyara National Park we stayed at Lake Manyara Wildlife lodge. The views are amazing and the staff were super friendly. The lodge is quite large with 2 bars and a nice swimming pool. You can see Lake Manyara from your balcony! Only con is that for a nice hotel their bathrooms were "eh"....

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Torrance, California
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Beautifully decorated lodge with the best views of Lake Manyara. The staff and management was exceptional. They went above and beyond to make sure our stay was a pleasant one. My only complaint is, I wished we could of stayed longer.

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Bernard J, Public Relations Manager at Lake Manyara Wildlife Lodge, responded to this review

Valued guest, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Lake Manyara wildlife lodge. We realize you fell in love with the beautiful lodge and your appreciation of the good service and stunning views has revamped our desire to do much more towards our guests' satisfaction. Looking forward to host you again...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for our last night before heading back to Arusha. In our first room, the sheets had some stains, and we asked them to change, which they did immediately did. For some reason, they put us directly in between a large group when there were only ~20 people in the whole hotel of 100+ rooms. The walls are...

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Loomis, California
Reviewed 9 September 2015

The lodge itself is an old style hunting lodge in beautiful condition. The staff was attentive, helpful and friendly. The manager was visible, and it was clear he wanted to know if there were any problems or issues. The food was good, and there were lots of options. The downsides -- the hotel, along with two others, were purchased by...

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italy/belgium
Reviewed 24 August 2015

I stayed for one night at the Lake Manyara Wildlife Lodge as part of a tour of northern Tanzania. The Lodge is situated in a stunning position overlooking the Lake Manyara. It is a very well kept property, mainly done in wood, with spacious and well furnished rooms, with all amenities. It is clean. On the nagative side, one has...

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Marin County, CA
Reviewed 21 August 2015

The website says it best "Let us invite you to discover one of Tanzania's best kept secrets" - we visited the Wildlife Lodge in August, peak season, yet only 10 of the 100 rooms were occupied. We arrived at 4pm with the magnificent pool overlooking the lake all to ourselves. What better way to wash away the dust of a...

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Walnut Creek, California
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We recently stayed one night at the Lake Manyara Wildlife Lodge as part of a 7 day Peak Planet/AWC Safari package. The Lodge sits high on a bluff above the Lake, you clearly can see it from below as your start the Safari drive upon entering the Park. This is actually quit a large facility, however we had the place...

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Kaiserslautern, Germany
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

The rooms and facilities were amazing. The staff exceeded all expectations. The place was mostly empty while we were there so we got a lot of attention. You certainly couldn't beat the view. The drinks were what you would expect for an isolated place, but the food wasn't remarkable. We would definitely stay again, but the food didn't really match...

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Novosibirsk
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Lodge is not new one, but nice! Best view on Manyara Lake! Room is not big, but quite clean! Very good service and polite staff! Unfortunately they do not have free of charge wi-fi! I was only one guest at the hotel and it was great experience in my life!!!

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 17 April 2015

Great view of the Lake Manyara. Good food, the service is excellent. But small room, wifi will be charged about USD10/hour. The hotel could arrange night game drives in Lake Manyara National Park, it will be charged about USD175/person.

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  • Pool
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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Lake Manyara Wildlife Lodge

Address: Lake Manyara National Park, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Lake Manyara National Park
Hotel Class:3 star — Lake Manyara Wildlife Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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“Ask for the rooms on the periphery of the grounds, they look down from a ridge and have good views.”
 of 5 bubbles LipKee, 16 Jan 2016 | Read review
“best view.”
 of 5 bubbles tomwY6056WV, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“try to get a room at the topo of the property for better views.”
 of 5 bubbles claudiac67, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Almost all rooms enjoy a sweeping panorama of the lake”
 of 5 bubbles ixsomerset, 21 Aug 2015 | Read review
“all rooms face the Lake views”
 of 5 bubbles ricksteveswannabe_11, 11 Aug 2015 | Read review
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