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Serengeti Sopa Lodge

Serengeti National Park, Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Serengeti Sopa Lodge
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tunis
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40 reviews 40 reviews
11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The location is great with amazing view on the park Animals are amongst us Service is great. Food is correct but not very fancy. The rooms are Above average but very big with nice view on the park and monkeys come say good morning everyday. You can even see giraffes from the room. You have to accept to live with... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After a long drive to the Serengeti, the atmosphere at the Sopa Lodge was welcoming. Again the views and location were great, and visiting different areas of the park were quite easily accessed. The restaurant and lobby gave off a great feeling and our balcony was a nice place to relax at the end of the day and enjoy and... More 

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Plain City, Ohio
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105 reviews 105 reviews
28 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the lodge for three days during a three week photo Safari and were quite happy with the service, the room and the hotel environs. What more superlatives can one give about the view of the Serengeti, it is truly breathtaking. A few notes, the restaurant has very nice food when it is an ordered menu service, but... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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69 reviews 69 reviews
9 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The is one of the best place in the whole Serengeti. Amazing view, relaxed environment, great rooms and very central. We were there in April, so the migration was visible in the south, where we entered from Ngorongoro, but the whole central area was also full with animals, a lot of which cats. The service was great, the rooms were... More 

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Negombo, Sri Lanka
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is the second time I stayed in this lodge. Location and the view from the lodge is very nice. Very welcoming staff. Good Service. I think they need to improve their menus. However I will highly commencement this lodge. Looking forward to stay there again.

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Maui
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189 reviews 189 reviews
40 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Make the most of your visit to the Serengeti with a stay at the Sopa Lodge while you are there. The Lodge does look like it needs to be painted on the outside and my first impression was guarded, but inside we enjoyed a very nice room. #67 Staff is polite and welcoming, food is ok and our room large... More 

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Michigan City, Indiana
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176 reviews 176 reviews
36 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We had an absolutely huge room with a wonderful balcony, facing the Serengeti. Lighting in the bedroom was totally inadequate at night. We loved the shower and the huge bathroom. Hot water for showers is during specific times in the morning and evening. That seems totally appropriate for water & energy conservation given the remoteness of where we were. Wifi... More 

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Gaborone, Botswana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Sopa Serengeti is well managed and ideally located with nice views from each room. Food is good and the service is very good. There is no communication between rooms and reception which is inconvenient.

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Daresbury, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

When we arrived we were received by hot towel and small cold juice drink. The service was good, and the Room I was allocated had amazing view. The only disadvantage of this Lodge, food was not tasty and the interaction between the Management and Guest was minimum Compared to Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge. but staff was very friendly.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

This hotel is an uninspiring staging post for a safari. The building is ageing and tired and there are several small defects in the rooms, including plumbing issues in the bathrooms. We had to repeatedly ask for fans to be provided in the rooms - which they finally did. This could be a standard, default procedure in the hot season... More 

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