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Highview Hotel

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| P.O. Box 94, Karatu, Tanzania
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Salina, Kansas
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68 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at this location two different nights on either side of our safari. It's economical and clean. Nice venu with good views of the area. Staff was accommodating. Meals average to good. We were surprised with a local band and dance show one night. Frustrations were: not enough workable electric outlets, lights in room not bright enough, and a... More 

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Hjoerring, Denmark
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

Nice hotel with kind staff. The first room we had could use som maintenance. The last stop we had on Highview Hotel, we got a room on 1st floore. It was a little bit better. The rooms was very clean. The view form the hotel was very good. Food was okay. We had a walk in the coffee plantation by... More 

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Zainab A, Owner at Highview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Laila S, Accept my sincere appreciation for choosing to stay with us. At Zara’s Highview hotel we are very thankful and appreciative for your constructive recommendations on our overall facilities and service specifically the Staff, Room, hotel view, Food and everything else you have enjoyed. At, ZARA we are committed towards providing you with the best experience in every... More 

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55 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

Really nice hotel. Said to be built and run by daughter of Zara tours. Magnificent view of valley and if you catch the rapid sunrise/set they are almost breathtaking. Masay male carry luggage, and a Masay woman sits outside crafting typical Masay items for sale. We paid USD 1 for each luggage. Wifi only works in public areas, but very... More 

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Thank UlfLes
Zainab A, Owner at Highview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear UlfLes, Accept my sincere appreciation for choosing to stay with us. At Zara’s Highview hotel we are very thankful and appreciative for your constructive recommendations on our overall facilities and service specifically the View, staff, Food, wine, entertainment, Pool, Beds and everything else you have enjoyed. At, ZARA we are committed towards providing you with the best experience in... More 

Sunderland
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Great views and good location, staff absolutely first class very helpful and pleasant, rooms basic but comfortable. Food reasonable. Very good stop off point prior to Safari. The hotel is very clean and well maintained.

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Zainab A, Owner at Highview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mickgreenwell. Accept my sincere appreciation for choosing to stay with us. At Zara’s Highview hotel we are very thankful and appreciative for your constructive recommendations on our overall facilities and service specifically the location, Staff, Rooms, Food and everything else you have enjoyed. At, ZARA we are committed towards providing you with the best experience in every aspect of... More 

Sandefjord, Norway
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

After trekking Kilimanjaro, and staying two separate nights at Highview, we are pleased to learn that a very good, polite and highly trained staff was there to serve and please us. Have no problems to recommend this hotel to others.

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Thank 115erlingo
Zainab A, Owner at Highview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 115erlingo, Accept my sincere appreciation for choosing to stay with us. At Zara’s Highview hotel we are very thankful and appreciative for your constructive recommendations on our overall facilities and service specifically the staff and everything else you have enjoyed. At, ZARA we are committed towards providing you with the best experience in every aspect of your trip with... More 

San Diego, California
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

The pool was refreshing and clean. It also had a pool bar. Rooms were comfortable and clean. Staff were friendly enough and spoke decent English. The common area had wifi, though the signal was not incredibly strong. The views are great and the slightly higher altitude was refreshing. They also offer laundry services for a price (if you get there... More 

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Zainab A, Owner at Highview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear TheSculpin, First and foremost I wish to extend my sincere appreciation for staying with us. At Zara’s Highview hotel we are very thankful and appreciative for your constructive recommendations on our overall facilities and service specifically the pool & Pool bar, Rooms, Staff, the views, Laundry services and everything else you have enjoyed. At, ZARA we are committed towards... More 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

We stayed here for two nights to start our safari. Everything was great, the staff at the hotel were so friendly the food good and the best gin and tonics served here! Great way to start our Safari holiday. This is not a luxury hotel, it is for people starting their safaris or groups coming back having climbed Kilimanjaro. Room... More 

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Thank madden060
Zainab A, Owner at Highview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear madden060, First and foremost I wish to extend my sincere appreciation for staying with us. At Zara’s Highview hotel we are very thankful and appreciative for your constructive recommendations on our overall facilities and service specifically the staff, food, Rooms and everything else you have enjoyed. At, ZARA we are committed towards providing you with the best experience in... More 

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24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

The hotel is located near coffee farms and the view from the rooms are amazing! The have many facilities in the hotel so you won't need to go to the city to search things as bottle of water. The food is spectacular and they have solicitous trainees in the restaurant that are always aware in any need of you and... More 

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Zainab A, Owner at Highview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Karen F, First and foremost I wish to extend my sincere appreciation for staying with us. At Zara’s Highview hotel we are very thankful and appreciative for your constructive recommendations on our overall facilities and service specifically the Rooms, Food, and everything else you have enjoyed. At, ZARA we are committed towards providing you with the best experience in... More 

Saint Charles, Illinois
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18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

We stayed here in between visiting Tarangire National Park and Ngorongoro Crater. It was a quiet, private hilltop setting, among coffee plants. The rooms -- each named for a different bird -- were basic and clean. The main building featured a grand entry hall, restaurant and bar area. The staff was welcoming and friendly.

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Thank Kelly S
Zainab A, Owner at Highview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kelly S, Accept my sincere appreciation for choosing to stay with us. At Zara’s Highview hotel we are very thankful and appreciative for your constructive recommendations on our overall facilities and service specifically the location, Rooms, Restaurant, Bar, Staff and everything else you have enjoyed. At, ZARA we are committed towards providing you with the best experience in every... More 

The Hague, The Netherlands
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We stayed here the first night of our safari. Were warmly greeted on arrival by the manager who took us to our rooms himself and then on a tour of the property. They have a great and growing vegetable garden that provides for the kitchens as well as a decent size coffee farm. The rooms were simple but very nicely... More 

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Zainab A, Owner at Highview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MrsTiggywinkle66, Accept my sincere appreciation for choosing to stay with us. At Zara’s Highview hotel we are very thankful and appreciative for your constructive recommendations on our overall facilities and service specifically the rooms, vegetable garden, Coffee farm, reception, bar, dining, staff and everything else you have enjoyed. At, ZARA we are committed towards providing you with the best... More 

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