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Obley Road Taronga Western Plain Zoo, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing and magical experience for the adults and the kids...it’s a must do on the travel and holiday list. The lodge was spacious, clean and in theme. The staff and guides were friendly and helpful adding to the experience. The Savannah Twilight Tour was...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank MrsW2003
Response from TarongaWesternPlains, Guest Relations Manager at Zoofari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello MrsW2003, Thank you for writing a review. We are delighted that your family had a magical time during your Zoofari Lodge stay and that you would recommend this experience to others. We hope to welcome you all back to stay with us again soon....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A luxury tent, with a view of the savanna and all the animals. A well appointed bathroom right down to the elephant shaped hand towel. The included after hours tours were excellent. The bed big and comfortable. I would recommend visiting in cooler months as...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank M8253FQjulieb
Response from TarongaWesternPlains, Guest Relations Manager at Zoofari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello M8253FQjulieb, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent overnight stay at Zoofari Lodge. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable time despite the summer heat. We look forward to welcoming you back to stay with us again soon. All the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great stay at zoofari lodge in the animal view accommodation. We had enjoyed a day at the zoo before heading over to zoofari. Highly recommend the premium package (includes cheese platter on arrival, drinks and all day safari cart hire as well...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank NicBees
Response from TarongaWesternPlains, Guest Relations Manager at Zoofari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello NicBees, Thank you for writing a review following your overnight experience at Zoofari Lodge. We are so pleased that you had an amazing and memorable time. We hope to welcome you back to stay with us again in the future. All the best, Joanne

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Starting with a day at the Western Plains Zoo we checked into our zoofari lodge for the night. There was a king size bed and sofa bed for the kids. The bathroom was great with a shower, toilet and bath. The hand basins overlooks the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank BlackwoodAU
Response from TarongaWesternPlains, Guest Relations Manager at Zoofari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello g0t_the_bug, Thank you for writing a review. We are pleased that you and your family had an awesome time at Zoofari Lodge and that you enjoyed waking up and seeing some of our amazing animals outside your lodge. We hope that you can come...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

amazing! Tour guide Maddi was a hoot, dinner was divine, behind the scenes definitely a new perspective, bike hire included in fee, great view, awesome accommodation and animal feeding! Definitely worth every cent, can’t rate this high enough!

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank madi b
Response from TarongaWesternPlains, Guest Relations Manager at Zoofari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello madi b, Thank you for writing a review. We are delighted that you had an amazing time staying at Zoofari Lodge. We hope to welcome you back to stay overnight with us again soon. Kindly, Joanne

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Description
Zoofari Lodge is a unique safari-style retreat located in the grounds of Taronga Western Plains Zoo in Dubbo, recently expanded to include 10 luxury lodges overlooking a savannah area where Giraffe and Zebra More roam. The Zoofari Lodge package is inclusive of tours, accommodation, meals, Zoo admission and bike hire. It is, in essence, a private safari experience in the heart of NSW. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Dubbo
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Dubbo
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January 11, 2018|
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Response from kavith | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We went with our 3 year old twins and it was an amazing experience that they continue to talk about every day. It is a long day, my advice is try to get the kids to nap between check in and dinner and skip cocktail hour... More
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kavith
June 16, 2017|
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Response from Angela C | Reviewed this property |
We visited in February and it was 40 degrees. It did not detract from our experience one little bit. We spent the day cycling around the zoo and after 2pm check-in enjoyed a refreshing dip in the pool. There was little to no... More
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Sylvesta222
April 1, 2017|
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Response from Lee R | Reviewed this property |
Everything is included in the Zoofari Lodge price. And it's a fantastic experience. We were there in early March 2017 & were very impressed. The accomodation is close to 5 star even though it's technically a tent, you... More
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Room Tips
"Room 7 - Meerkat has a great view"
MrsW2003
2 weeks ago
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"lodge: no 7 and 8"
LadyBecker
Nov 17, 2018
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"All rooms have views of the animals."
J9452OPcarolw
Oct 26, 2018
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"You only need one night here as you can see everything easily. Unless you are unlucky with the weather"
Sydneysider02
Oct 21, 2018
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