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Tan Swiss Lodge

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Dublin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I led a team of twenty volunteers on a trip to Tanzania in June 2016. I had received good reports from previous volunteer groups and I was not disappointed. I arranged our stay and park tour by e-mail from Ireland. The responses were quick and clear. Our cars were ready and waiting for us on arrival and we lost no... More 

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at Tan Swiss for one night. The place was close to the training centre which we were visiting and they had recommended us Tan Swiss. The place is off the main highway and right next to the national park. The facilities are good considering its a lodge. The food served in the restaurant is pretty good and it was... More 

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Ukraine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

We spent one night here during our two day safari tour to Mikumi Park. The lodge is quite close to Mikumi Park entrance (just 10 minute ride on your jeep). The receiption is quite friendly and fast, the cabin was more than we had been expecting. Very cosy and comfortable, especially for bed and breakfast activities. There some problems with... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night for a safari. Being advertised under Swiss ownership I would have expected more. Accommodation is great, clean, spacious rooms, comfortable bed and TV. Would be good though if WiFi reaches until the cottage. Had challenged to amend the AC temperature and no hot water on the shower. Our dinner was below standard. The zurcher gschnetzeltes... More 

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

This place is quaint and at the same time impeccably managed. The rooms are very well designed and equipped, everything works well, and the sleep is comfortable and quiet. Excellent restaurant on site, nothing fancy but they get their basics right, the beer is cold, and the staff very friendly. A great stop when coming up from the South, and... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

We were visiting Mikumi national park for a short trip. It took us almost 7 hours to get there from Dar due to lots of trucks on the road. Return trip was just below 6 hours. Lodge is very practical and well taken care of. Intact moskito nets, lobby area sprayed for longer term moskito prevention. Therefore very safe to... More 

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Shropshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

We stayed in Tan Swiss Lodge in June during our trip to Tanzania/Zanzibar. Place is very nice, rooms are spacious, clean, good food. They organized a day safari in Mikumi NP and this was an amazing experience for us. We had an opened jeep so we could see everything. Our guide Samweli and the driver were both amazing. Samweli has... More 

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Stayed here for two nights with family and I think I made a wise choice. This lodge is strategically placed, barely 2 kms from the Mikumi main gate. Some lovely sounds of the night. The lodge organised for me the safari cab and the guide. They could do more for the breakfast certainly- but during a Safari, your expectations are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Tan Swiss for one night. The rooms are spacious clean and comfortable. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The food is good too but definitely not worth the price. Overall we enjoyed our stay. They have domestic fowl -geese guinea fowl and hens, a roundabout and a toy basket - lots of fun for my my... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Had a decent stay at tanswiss! For sure once their swimming pool is up and running it'll be great. Missed room service, as they've specifically mentioned no room service. Food was good. Rooms were good.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer comfortable accommodation in our inviting guest house or cosy bungalows. All rooms are equipped with king-size beds, AC, TV, en suite bathrooms and a private terrace at affordable prices. In our spacious restaurant we serve a wide range of international meals, including tasty snacks, delicious desserts and lunch boxes for your safaris. Our professional and friendly Staff is dedicated to make your visit an unforgettable experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tan Swiss Lodge

Address: Dar es Salaam-Zambia/Malawi Highway, Mikumi National Park, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Morogoro Region > Mikumi National Park
Price Range: $68 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Tan Swiss Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Tan Swiss Hotel Mikumi National Park
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