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    Mount Meru Game Lodge & Sanctuary

    Arusha-Moshi Road | Usa River, Arusha P.O.Box 2747, Tanzania
    011 255 689 706 760
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We landed in JRO (Kilimanjaro airport), and was the first hotel we stayed in before moving to the national parks. It was quiet, full of history and was our first exposure to free roaming animals (almost free roaming), with black and while colobus, blue and...More

    Thank k.lo44w
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 1 week ago

    I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I hope the rest of your safari was a success. We hope to have the pleasure of hosting you here again in the future.

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed September 26, 2017

    Mt Meru Game Lodge on the Arusha-Moshi Road is a quaint colonial relic proudly announcing to its guests that it was established in 1959. Set in a tropical forest, the canopy of tall, mature indigenous trees provides a tranquil ambiance that is completed by the...More

    Thank agiso
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded October 10, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us this fantastic review. I am glad to read that you appreciated the little details. We try very hard to keep the lodge as it was back in my grandfathers days, while at the same time making...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I spent a night at the lodge and really enjoyed my time there. I mostly loved the natural environment including the river within the compound. The room was spacious with a large and comfortable bed. My wish was to see the zebra that was supposed...More

    Thank Sophie E
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Shame you did not get to see the Zebra, he is sometimes at the back of the sanctuary where he cant be...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed here 2 nights before commencing our safari. The buffet meals were generous (breakfast and dinner) and had some good options for all types of eaters. The room was very generous with two good sized beds and an ensuite bathroom each. The bathrooms were...More

    Thank MelAxP
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed the generous room, dinner and breakfast. We hope to have the pleasure of hosting you again in the future.

    Reviewed November 23, 2017

    We stayed here for one night after arriving at Kilimanjaro. Our trip notes did not mention an evening meal so we ate on the plane. When we got there it turned out that the meal was included and they had kept the kitchen open for...More

    Thank Goansoon
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded November 23, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. Its a shame you did not make use of the kitchen for dinner. Like you, i don't like seeing caged animals, unfortunately i don't have any options. Nobody wants a crocodile or porcupines and...More

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    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Business Center with Internet Access
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    • $179 - $270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    Abhay D
    September 6, 2016|
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    Response from lorsnsteve | Reviewed this property |
    Yes you can see quite a few of the National Parks from here and book when you get there or book in advance.
    September 11, 2015|
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    Response from intimateplaces | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question. Mosquitoes are not a problem at the lodge year round. We do realise that this can be a concern for guests coming to Africa so all of our beds are fitted with mosquito nets and all of our rooms... More
    April 13, 2015|
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    Response from intimateplaces | Property representative |
    Please note that Nico Lawson is the Sales & Marketing Manager of Intimate Places and that his reply 28 days ago is the official response from the company.
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