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Singita Faru Faru Lodge

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Grumeti Reserves, Serengeti National Park 0, Tanzania
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at Singita with my husband during our honeymoon to Kenya, Tanzania and the Maldives. Our favorite part of the trip by far was our stay at Singita Faru Faru. We have never been to a more special place - everything was superb and we were amazed by the attention to detail and how perfect every single aspect of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've read the recent reviews and I don't think anyone has overstated how great this place is. This was our last lodge on our two plus weeks on safari in January/February 2015. Our room was luxurious, but in a rustic, safari kind of way. The outdoor shower, the in room siting scope, automatic windows, free international calling are just some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We travelled in De. 2014. It`s sure a luxury lodge and they know how to spoil their customers. We stayed in the biggest villa, 2 bedroom overlooking the river and the only thing we could say upon entering the villa is - WOW! :) Location, lodge`s set-up and all it has to offer is just fantastic!! We had few game... More 

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

This was the last stop on our October Safari. When we arrived our driver Francis asked what we wanted to see, I said we still hadn't seen a leopard and that I really wanted to see one. Low and behold, on our drive from the airstrip (which is the nicest airstrip ever btw) Francis found me a leopard! At that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

This place is simply fantastic... the accomodation is a dream with a wonderfully designed lodge and super furbishings.... staff were wonderful and our guide Mathew did a brilliant job during our stay there. Animal life is amazing and I managed to capture some fantastic pictures... tracking the lions in the dark was amazing.... the food was excellent and we thoroughly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Singita delivers big time. The room is ridiculously luxurious and beautiful. Pick up a phone and make free phone calls to the US. press a button and the windows magically slide away. outdoor shower-yummy. The food is spectacular. Am I really eating lobster in the middle of the Grumetti preserve? Every meal was a surprising adventure and an unadulterated treat.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We wrapped up our safari trip at Singita Faru Faru and wouldn't have done it any other way. We likely would have cried incessantly when checking in at other places if we had booked Faru Faru as our first stop. We knew we were in for a wonderful stay when we were lucky enough to spot an elusive leopard on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This is a modern rustic, elegant venue one could find in a luxury hotel in northern California; but add a water hole and here comes the buffalo, chimps, hyenas, gazelles and instantly one is in Singita's Faru Faru. Located in the southern area of Grameti's Game Reserve, it's pure luxury. The wall to wall portrait-sized retracting window frames the view.... More 

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Arusha Region, Tanzania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We are at Faru Faru now and that is all we can say. No way! By far the greatest hotel, lodge, 5 star restaurant, and zen spot we have ever been. Imagine sitting in your 1,000 sq. ft room, looking out your glass wall window at elephants in the watering hole and monkeys in the trees. It goes on with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Had an absolutely epic stay at Faru Faru and Sabora camp for honeymoon, and despite the exorbitant cost this place is worth every penny. Food and accommodations are akin to a Four Seasons, and the service is impeccable (hat tip to Watson our dedicated server). Their wine program is impressive, and it's getting even better now that they have a... More 

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