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Kigongoni Lodge Arusha

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Tanzania, Arusha Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was one of my favorite accommodations during my trip to Africa. The hotel is situated on a hill, in beautiful, lush gardens, that make you feel like you're in the middle of the jungle. It's quiet and relaxing with a beautiful pool area. Food...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for a couple of days as we flew in from Europe. The setting is really nice and every lodge has full privacy with it’s own fireplace and balcony. The food and bar again with fireplace are the best in the area. The...More

Thank Nico B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start with positives: -extremely nice and attentive service, especially the reception desk -lodge is located in pictures setting, away of Arusha town surrounded by almost tropical forest with monkeys around; pls keep in mind its in a remote location with no option to...More

Thank mags419
Reviewed 14 July 2018

We have stayed at Kigongoni many times. The location is great, between Arusha and Usa River, with wonderful views (even of Mt Kilimanjaro when the clouds lift), rooms with lots of personality, and a great staff. A good place to overcome jet lag and get...More

Thank Nancy078
Response from SanderHammer, General Manager at Kigongoni Lodge ArushaResponded 15 July 2018

Dear Nancy, Thank you very much for your nice words. Karibu sana!

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The lodge is on a a hill (Kigongoni in Swahili means on top of a hill/mountain as per our guide) in a secluded area with a clear view of Mt. Kilimanjaro. The green space is well maintained with monkeys, goats, birds.... The lodges/huts are decorated...More

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Just 11km outside Arusha and 40min drive from KIA. On an old coffee plantation, are 19 spacious cottages each with an own balcony/terrace and fireplace. Splendid views on Mnt Meru and Mnt Kilimanjaro. ...More Perfect place to relax before/after a safari and Kilimanjaro climb. With an a la carte restaurant, diverse choice of wines, free WiFi, tranquil swimming pool, lush gardens and a lot of activities in the neighbourhood. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$130 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kigongoni Hotel Arusha
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$130 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kigongoni Hotel Arusha
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
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Traveler (92)
Room & Suite (30)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (8)
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Chkar
30 January 2017|
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Response from SanderHammer | Property representative |
Hi Chkar, Thanks for your interest in a stay at Kigongoni Lodge. Yes, we can arrange you a transfer from the airport to the lodge. The costs would be $ 50.00. Feel free to contact us if you need addditional information!
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Jane G
28 October 2016|
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Response from SanderHammer | Property representative |
dear Jane, Yes, we still have rooms available on the 25th and 26th of December 2016. Feel free to contact us via manager@kigongoni,net for further information.
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Alfred O
2 July 2016|
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Response from DesnaDC | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Elizabeth. It is not posh but for me it was awesome. If you are looking for posh I suggest Acacia Farm Lodge.
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"If you don't want to climb that hill few times a day ask for a hut on the top of the property."
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"There are a lot of stairs, if mobility is an issue, ask for one of the rooms at the top (still stairs but..."
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"all have good views and if lucky a view on the Roof of Africa!"
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"Many steps, not well lit at night. If steps a problem, stay close to dining area. Cottages well-separated..."
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