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Songota Falls Lodge

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Arusha, Tanzania
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I visited Songota for a day walking safari to the Songota Falls and it was amazing. We had a lunch in the middle of the bush and this was fantastic. Joyce, the owner of Songota arranged everything for us including the meals. We highly recommend Songota for any traveller who is looking for a mid-range accommodation with good service. we...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a great pleasure to be serve at 'SONGOTA FALL' what a very quiet and ECO friendly environment,is a best place to refresh and relax your mind.Best place to have holiday with family and friends.'JOYS' cook nice African dish and blend with nice fresh juice.Her lovely welcoming hospitality was great.The place is well clean and blessed with nature.I can't wait...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly and helpful staff made our stay really nice. Raymond picked us up at the airport and shuttled us around to a myriad of shops in the busy markets. The property is comfortable and quiet. It is 10 minutes outside the traffic and noise of Arusha. Although we arrived late, Joyce had prepared a huge and excellent dinner which...

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Reviewed October 16, 2016

We had so much fun at Sangota Falls lodge. The food was so delicious and Mama Ray looked for us as their own children. The place is very silent and the rooms are very comfortable. And there is also a great view from this place. In January we will come back because we enjoyed it very much. Thank you Mama...

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Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Joice the owner is very warm and kind. She and her son helped us with arrangments in Arusha. The rooms are very intimate and clean. there is plenty hot water in the shower. there is a laundry service with at a reasonable price. If you feel like going to a walk there is a near by waterfall. The food is...

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Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

Stayed two nights here after a camping safari to refresh before heading home. I was traveling alone, but Joyce never let me feel that way - I was part of the family, and as she kept telling me "you are on your vacation, this is your home". It sure felt like it, with delicious home cooking (and meals on my...

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Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed August 29, 2016

We organised a safari trip from Switzerland but unfortunately, because of a car accident, our guide wasn't at the airport to pick us up at 2 am in the night. We arrived at 3.30 at the Sogota Falls in a rainy night, Joyce didn't know we were coming but she was amazing! she welcomed us very warmly and she called...

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Reviewed August 9, 2016

We stayed three nights in Sangota Falls lodge and we were very sad to leave. The place is beautiful, quiet and peaceful. You have a nice view on the jungle and you can walk to a small but nice waterfall in 15 minutes. We even ate there thanks to Sangota who organized everything for us. You're located at 10-15 minutes...

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Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed July 16, 2016

My husband and I enjoyed our stay at Songota Falls where Joyce, the owner, spoiled us with her tasty and excellent meals. We also loved the walking tour experiencing the every day life of the neighboring villages.

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Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

This place is a nice little getaway up in the mountains outside of Arusha. It is a little far from town but well worth the peace and quiet. Joyce was incredibly helpful and a wonderful cook! The rooms are basic but very comfortable. The bathrooms are nothing fancy so don't expect too much there. But the views are spectacular and...

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Address: 1134, Arusha, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Price Range: $45 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“All rooms are private bungalows.”
 of 5 bubbles K597KQrobh, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“choose a banda where you can see the cute bushbabies or the buzzard!”
 of 5 bubbles toobi2016, May 7, 2016 | Read review
“Call Joyce and ask for availability and more. She will help with anything.”
 of 5 bubbles Esben32, Oct 20, 2015 | Read review
“The neighborhood dogs do some barking at night, but otherwise very peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles joetori, Sep 15, 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are floor level and seem quiet and peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles 842jenniferb842, Aug 17, 2015 | Read review
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