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    Rhotia Valley Tented Lodge

    Rhotia Valley Road | 5 Km Off the Main Road Arusha - Serengeti, Karatu, Tanzania
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    Reviewed November 30, 2014

    It was our less favorite lodge during our trip to Tanzania. They are so Dutch. You really do not feel welcome. Our impression is very negative. We also do not understand how they are able to get such good reviews. It is old fashioned, poor...More

    1  Thank Hans S
    Response from FrancescoVP, Guest Relations Manager at Rhotia Valley Tented LodgeResponded November 12, 2015

    Dear Hans, Thank you for reviewing Rhotia Valley Lodge. For what concerns the water in the tents, we work with solar heaters and it takes a few minutes for the hot water to reach the shower from the tank. That is why we ask guests...More

    Reviewed November 14, 2014

    This small tented lodge located about an hour from Tarangire was a great place to stay when we were traveling to Serengeti. It is in a beautiful setting on a hillside with great views. It is a relatively small and homey place and was conducive...More

    Thank Woody59
    Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

    Stayed here for two nights during a 3-day safari. We had a fantastic time at the tented lodge. The views are amazing from the tents and from the lodge porch. The hot water bottle tucked in the sheets was a welcomed surprise. The staff was...More

    1  Thank roamingtheearth
    Reviewed October 24, 2014

    We were greeted upon arrival by Evelyn who made us feel extremely welcome. Hot washcloths and cold drinks were next. The view is outstanding and the lodge was filled with great personnel. Each night we sat either on the deck (with pots of hot coals...More

    1  Thank sgfoley
    Reviewed October 19, 2014

    During our safari we stayed in Rhotia Valley for 2 nights and we really enjoyed our stay. Its well situated and the tented lodges (actually you don't actually realize they are tents) are very nice and comfortable. The views are stunning and we would really...More

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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • $229 - $345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Karatu
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    July 14, 2017|
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    Response from Mmerlot | Reviewed this property |
    Hi January was OK. Keep in mind the lodge is not that close to the crater gate and serengeti. It takes a couple of hours to get to the crater so we opted for a camp on the rim, more expensive but worth the money in my... More
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    "ask for a tent with forest view"
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    "all rooms seem very good with a nice view on the surrounding area"
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    "Rooms further away from the main lodge are quieter"
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    "All tented lodges are at the edge of the hill with outdoor seating and views."
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