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Singita Faru Faru Lodge

5.0 of 5 Grumeti Reserves, Serengeti National Park 0, Tanzania
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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mt. lakes, new jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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New York City, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
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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Westport, Connecticut
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82 reviews 82 reviews
12 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We stayed first at Singita Tented Camp for 3 nights and then came to Faru Faru. Both were fabulous experiences. The game drives (leopard, cheetah, tons of lions, giraffes, …..), the meals, service, rooms, amenities (fitness center, spa, free laundry) were all top notch. The room in Faru Faru was beautiful - very large window looking out onto a watering... More

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Saratoga, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This is a world class lodge and game reserve in every respect...location, quality of the rooms, cuisine, wines, game and service, service, service! I have been going on safari all over Africa for over 20 years and this is right up at the top. Our guide, Medard, a lovely man with a vast knowledge of the bush, took us one... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

James was our incredible ranger, highly recommended. We went in December 2012 and saw both cheetahs and lions with their cubs. Big heards with thousands of wildeebest and buffalo. The service at the hotel is flawless, great and lots of food. Yes, it's expensive, but its worth every penny.

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Guangzhou, China
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Great staff, everyone always went the extra mile. They make it a very personal experience. Great food, the head chef Peter was fabulous and made great gluten free recipes for our family for every meal. Great rooms with a great space for the kids. It was just the perfect marriage between staying in a tent in the bush and luxury... More

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Austin, Texas
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62 reviews 62 reviews
17 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Faru Faru was our last stop on our trip to Tanzania. It was the nicest place we stayed, we wanted to start the trip roughing it in camps to begin with then ending with luxury. I enjoyed every aspect of the trip and each had it's advantages. As far as Faru Faru...WOW. When we arrived we had staff waiting for... More

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Address: Grumeti Reserves, Serengeti National Park 0, Tanzania
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Location: Tanzania > Serengeti National Park
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Hotel Class:5 star — Singita Faru Faru Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 9
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