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    Mount Meru Game Lodge & Sanctuary

    Arusha-Moshi Road | Usa River, Arusha P.O.Box 2747, Tanzania
    011 255 689 706 760
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good40%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “colobus monkeys” (13 reviews)
    “guinea fowl” (5 reviews)
    “game reserve” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 190 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    This lodge is a nice variation from staying in a chain hotel in Arusha when you fly into Arusha. It is an older facility but in good shape and the meals are excellent. The facilities all worked well and the setting is nice. The game...More

    Thank Roatan-Canuck
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 2 days ago

    I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. You are absolutely right, we are an older facility, one of the oldest in Tanzania, we try to keep the lodge as authentic as possible. We hope to have the pleasure of hosting...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    One poor captured crocodile in a concrete pen at the main gate and a few donkeys does not make a game lodge. Built in 1959 rooms look as though they have had little if any renovation done since then. Room sizes are small and furniture...More

    Thank Chris43bh3
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. You are absolutely right, we are not modern and nor do we say we are. We are one of the oldest lodges in Tanzania. I guess that you did not see the Zebra, Ostrich,...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Mt Meru Game Lodge on the Arusha-Moshi Road is a quaint colonial relic proudly announcing to its guests that it was established in 1959. Set in a tropical forest, the canopy of tall, mature indigenous trees provides a tranquil ambiance that is completed by the...More

    Thank agiso
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us this fantastic review. I am glad to read that you appreciated the little details. We try very hard to keep the lodge as it was back in my grandfathers days, while at the same time making...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2017

    Wildlife abounds around the lodge, in the river and the forest, which you can see quite close. The place has this historic charm and great people, from the owner to every staff. The evening fire outside is so welcoming in the chilly weather and when...More

    Thank Irshad M
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us your valuable review. I am pleased to hear that your son loved the place. We look forward to hosting you and your son again in the near future, hopefully for more than a night. Karibu sana

    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    Me and my girlfriend were working nearby and went to Mount Meru Game Lodge for dinner. We came back many times and the experience was always positive. The best dish we found was the burger. In front of the restaurant area the animals are fed...More

    Thank Giacomo P
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 1 week ago

    It was an absolute pleasure meeting you and your lovely girlfriend. We miss chatting to you by the fire. My dad and I really enjoyed your positive outlook on life and we wish you both the very best in the future. If you are ever...More

    Mount Meru Hotel
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$184 - US$316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Room & Suite (70)
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    Abhay D
    6 September 2016|
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    Response from lorsnsteve | Reviewed this property |
    Yes you can see quite a few of the National Parks from here and book when you get there or book in advance.
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    jantoby1
    11 September 2015|
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    Response from intimateplaces | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question. Mosquitoes are not a problem at the lodge year round. We do realise that this can be a concern for guests coming to Africa so all of our beds are fitted with mosquito nets and all of our rooms... More
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    Tts311
    13 April 2015|
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    Response from intimateplaces | Property representative |
    Please note that Nico Lawson is the Sales & Marketing Manager of Intimate Places and that his reply 28 days ago is the official response from the company.
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