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    Bashay Rift Lodge

    Karatu area | south of the Ngorongoro Crater, Karatu, Tanzania
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    2017-12-24 2017-12-25
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    Room & Suite (54)
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    • Excellent58%
    • Very good32%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “pool area” (4 reviews)
    “one night” (7 reviews)
    “the main road” (4 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Laundry Service
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    1 - 5 of 51 reviews

    Reviewed 31 October 2017

    This hotel is perched on the rift with wonderful views of the valley below. It takes quite a while to arrive from the main road from Karatu , you wonder where on earth you are going but when you arrive its quite breath taking. The...More

    Thank Jacquelinehp
    Reviewed 23 October 2017

    We stayed here one night while on safari on our honeymoon. The property, view, room, and staff were all wonderful! The only thing that was just ok was the food, but everything else more than made up for it and the bar was of course...More

    Thank Tom B
    Reviewed 6 October 2017

    Refreshing welcome drinks - we had second helpings! Very spacious room and bathroom, with lots of seating indoors and outdoors. Bathroom shower had hot water and good water pressure. Outside of the shower area, it was cold in the bathroom at night though! There are...More

    Thank m0untainandlakes
    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    We were in a very comfortable & spacious room, with all the necessary equipment. The staff was friendly and efficient, in particular Aïsha who was there for our dinner. The dinner was good, but not exceptional. Breakfast was OK. The grounds are nice, clean, and...More

    Thank André S
    Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

    Bashay Rift Lodge overlooked a Rift Valley and provided beautiful sunset vistas from the lounge and Dining rooms. Guest rooms were generous in size, huge bathrooms too. Usually in clusters of 4 with common lounge in between. There was a buffet and BBQ which was...More

    Thank JeanWN
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    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Arusha Region >
    • Karatu
    • Also Known As
    • Bashay Rift Lodge Tanzania/Karatu
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    Traveller (188)
    Room & Suite (54)
    Pool & Beach (20)
    Dining (10)
    Hotel & Grounds (93)
    Bathroom (9)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Rhonda H
    14 March 2016|
    Response from ATbackpacker | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they have shampoo, blow dryer, and soap if I remember correctly, but maybe better to ask them directly.
    28 December 2014|
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    Response from Marion C | Property representative |
    Dear "Bekbekbeka" I thank you for your question. We can propose the Bashay Rift Lodge only included in a package tour (with car, driver guide, safari etc.). If you are interested in it, don't hesitate to send us a request... More
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    "Room number 6 has great views"
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    "pay attention to the bill of the bar, with me they made a mistake charging more"
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    "We had room number 1 at the top and it was spectacular! With a beautiful bathroom!"
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    "If you don't want to walk up a steep hill request rooms up by the bar/lounge."
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