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Olea Africana Lodge

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Olea Africana Lodge is a small (10 room) boutique lodge located in the farming area around Karatu close to major attractions on the northern safari circuit in Tanzania. Beautiful location and local hospitality await you Each large room has a fireplace and its own verandah with views to the Ngorongoro Forest.
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
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Very welcoming staff, drink and hot towel on arrival. The staff are also very attentive and make you feel very welcome. Rooms extremely spacious, could do with a bit more furniture and WiFi in the rooms would also make it more convenient. The food options are excellent, very
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Our room was large and comfortable but the bath had no plumbing, hence we showered. We switched rooms after the bed configuration was not what we booked and therefore there was no bottled water to brush teeth. When we requested at reception we were advised that they would bring
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My boyfriend and i spent a night at this beautiful place. The room, dinning room and pool was very clean and nice. The stuff is so kind. Breakfast and dinner was tasty and with variety (they have great soup that served with such a good bun).
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Me and my son stayed for two days at the Olea Africana lodge for a planned safari in ngorogoro. When we arrived, we got a welcome drink and were surprised with a dance of local Masaai people ! We stayed in the Hippo room which was really big and very clean. During the evening ,
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A lovely place to relax after a day on safari. A beautiful swimming pool, lovely staff and excellent wifi. The food at dinner was delicious, and our lodge was very cute with a hot shower, mosquito net around the bed- and a lovely open fire to keep the room warm when the
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Purtroppo non posso essere d'aiuto perche' io ho dormito una notte e avevo il mio safari organizzato. Ho dormito li per spezzare il tragitto dal tarangire al serengheti. Mi dispiace di non poter essere utile.
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"The rooms are on an arc so all have beautiful views. I was in 'Cheetah'"
"All good with little porches also"
"All cottages are well located. One draw back - no inter-comm present!! One has to walk down to the reception area to communicate."
"Only a few bungalows make up this hotel and they all give the same experience"
TanzaniaArusha RegionKaratu
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