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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Unfortunately I did not stay in here, just came for breakfast and lunch in the evening as my accommodation did not have these facilities. The staff is beyond helpful and welcoming, the food was excellent , and overall the atmosphere was great. I wish I had stayed here for overnight as well. They also organise safari to the neighbouring Mikumi...

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Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Perfect for exploring Mikumi park. The Tan-Swiss will arrange everything for you with amazing professionalism and good attitude. We had an amazing time here. The prices are more than fair and we found this lodge a real oasis in our safari adventure.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed December 28, 2016

This travel lodge is located right off the main highway from dar es salaam to land locked countries. Stayed here one night on our way to Ruaha National Park. The rooms were very clean, the beds comfortable, hot shower and the AC was put to good use. We were tired and there was either an event or a business close...

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Heidelberg, Germany
Reviewed November 27, 2016

I camped in mid October for 4 nights at this lodge. The pool is terrific, the whole place is very clean, with good serivce and a very nice restaurant. They helped me find a group to join on a safari, so they don't try to sell you very think. Just an awesome place not too far from Dar and the...

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Portland, Maine
Reviewed November 21, 2016

What a great lodge. Well appointed rooms. Very artful design to public areas, restaurant and reception. Extremely friendly staff. Short drive to the National Park. But be sure to take the tour with Tan-Swiss Guide Samwel Kalinga. He is a gem. He knows where to find all the animals and birds. He is very good natured and knowledgeable, and eager...

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Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

We only camped but even those facilities were spot on with clean bathrooms and even hot showers! Other friends said that the rooms were great as well but we did not see these. However the whole experience there was perfect the staff were very helpful. Also they arranged a day safari with their own vehicles and guide who from the...

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Accra
Reviewed September 8, 2016

The lodge is well managed, the rooms are spacious and functional and everything is working, which is not the usual in areas like that. A clean and well managed pool as well as bar and restaurant facilities will assist to make your stay as pleasant a possible. The Swiss owner, Josef, is very helpful and can advise on what to...

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Reviewed August 17, 2016

Many of the basics have been covered in other reviews here....The rooms, staff, food, pool, and location were all good-to-great (especially for the modest price)! However, what really impressed us was the help we received when we had unexpected car trouble! We live in Dar and were excited to take our own 4WD SUV into Mikumi Park, rather than paying...

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

A cool atmosphere, nice food coupled with excellent service. It makes it a good stopover close to mikumi National park, UDZUNGWA falls or on transit to Southern Highlands of Tanzania. swimming in the sun makes it all exciting. The rooms are quite clean and you may want to try some outdoor camping.

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Holland
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Unfriendly staff. During our stay we did not feel welcome at all. Nobody welcomed us when we arrived and nobody said goodbye when we legt. The rooms were very basic but ok. The swimmingpool was nice for the kids.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
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  • Wheelchair access
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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: $78 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Tan Swiss Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“All rooms are similar and face a tree covered area”
 of 5 bubbles JoergH325, Sep 8, 2016 | Read review
“We were in Room 2, convenient to the pool, restaurant, and front desk.”
 of 5 bubbles ATLMichelle62, Aug 17, 2016 | Read review
“It doesn't matter if you came for one or two nights only.”
 of 5 bubbles VladUA, May 29, 2016 | Read review
“The cottages are spacious and quiet at the back of the property”
 of 5 bubbles VolkerHuls, May 6, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a corner cottage for early morning walks”
 of 5 bubbles saumitrag2015, Apr 13, 2016 | Read review
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