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Tan Swiss Lodge

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Dar es Salaam-Zambia/Malawi Highway | P.O.Box 55, Mikumi National Park 000, Tanzania
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For the price Tan Swiss Lodge was very good. Good rooms, working toilets and bath, helpful staff, offers for safari in Mikumi, nice town. We stayed two nights 6 persons in three rooms and we liked it a lot.

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Bruton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Stayed at Tan Swiss while visiting Mikumi National Park. Proprietor and staff were very welcoming, hotel rooms very clean, food excellent and our Safari guide was exceptional. More than happy to recommend Tan Swiss to anyone travelling in this area.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We stayed just one night here but also returned a week later for a luncheon stop. We liked the room, but did have a problem when the air conditioner quit after a few minutes. I would fault this more, but we were so tired that we simply switched on the fan an went to sleep. The staff seemed helpful so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here for a couple nights while visiting Mikumi National Park, the hotel is very cheap but the rooms are absolutly amazing, the food is delicious too I recommend this place to anyone that is in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This place was our first stop after a long drive from Dar with my Swiss friends. The hotel is well situated near Mikumi. Staff was friendly, nice and clean rooms, good breakfast. If you are in that area you should stop for a break!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

A friend and I stayed at the Tan Swiss during our safari in Mikumi National Park. The room was lovely and very clean, with a fantastic en suite bathroom and the best shower of our 2 week holiday! The food was good, but unfortunately given it was low season there were very few other guests and the restaurant did slightly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Nice relaxed, clean place. It has a nice open restaurant area with a bar and it also has a pool. Wouldnt recommend going in the pool, we went in but it was a bit murky! Not cheap compared to Tanzanian run places, i think we paid $50 a night for a double room. V close to the park though, which... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

We always stay at tan swiss lodge whenever we visit mikumi. Great location and comfortable rooms. Idle place for family with kids. There is a swimming pool and huge area for kids to run around. The staff are helpful and friendly. Food is okay but slight improvement needed. Maybe a bit more selection for the breakfast buffet. Overall it's a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

I must say, staying at this hotel, meeting the owner, was a very positive travel/life experiance. This was my first time traveling to Africa south of the Sahara and I wanted to fullfill an old dream of going on a Safari. I booked a 3 day Safari with pick-up at the ariport. Pre Paid all from my home country and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Tan Swiss was a nice place to access the Mikumi National Park, just down the road a little way. It is set off the main road. The rooms are nice, the lodge and restaurant are comfortable to enjoy time outside of the park. The Swiss Rosti on he menu is wonderful.

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