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    Kiboko Lodge

    Ngurdoto Village, Arusha, Tanzania
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    “street children” (12 reviews)
    “tea room” (6 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    11 - 15 of 115 reviews

    Reviewed 18 March 2017

    Great stay at Kiboko Lodge, good service and the food was fine. As a birdwatcher it was nice to have breakfast and watch birds at the same time. Not to far from KIA, and close to Arusha National Park. P. FalkenburgMore

    Thank Pascal322
    Response from Frank R, Manager at Kiboko LodgeResponded 20 March 2017

    Dear Pascal, We thank you very much for the review, we are very happy to read that you enjoyed your stay at "birds paradise" Kiboko Lodge and you were happy with the services from our boys who got training at Watoto Foundation also in hospitality...More

    Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

    Stopped for lunch after a strong recommendation. So glad we stopped. Would love to stay here in the future! I wish I would have known about it sooner when I was planning my trip! Amazing view of Mt. Meru!More

    Thank Brandi S
    Response from Frank R, Manager at Kiboko LodgeResponded 7 March 2017

    Good to read that you took time to stopped for lunch after a strong recommendation. It is indeed very special to have this lodge in the community of Ngurdoto Village and in a beautiful environment with a fantastic view to Mount Meru one of the...More

    Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

    We stayed 5 days at the Kiboko Lodge. A very special place with a magnificent view on Mount Meru. Worthwhile mentioning is the excelent service of the boys from Watoto Foundation. They made our stay to a very special experience. We will be back! Anjo...More

    Thank Will R
    Response from Frank R, Manager at Kiboko LodgeResponded 3 February 2017

    Dear Anjo & Will, We thank you very much for supporting the Watoto Foundation for 13 year now, also your review made us very happy and that you were happy with the services of our boys from the foundation who get many lessons from the...More

    Reviewed 5 January 2017

    The lodge is uniquely situated close to a real African village Ngurdoto. My title text is inspired by the Child in the Stars Centre for street children, part of the Watoto Foundation that also runs the Kiboko Lodge. The warm welcome, the great hospitality of...More

    Thank jmbzst
    Response from Frank R, Manager at Kiboko LodgeResponded 7 January 2017

    Dear Joop, Good to read that you took time to write about your stay at our Kiboko lodge "a birds paradise" and that our team has given you a good service and also good to hear that you appreciate also visit to our main Watoto...More

    Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

    Tucked away at the foot of Mt Meru, just outside of Arusha, is this gem. My partner and I enjoyed two nights here ... the bandas are comfortable, the food very good, and best of all it supports the Watoto Foundation - giving jobs and...More

    Thank Katie H
    Response from Frank R, Manager at Kiboko LodgeResponded 31 December 2016

    Thanks so much for your comment about your stay at Kiboko lodge and that you appreciate good food prepared by former students of our Watoto Foundation. Every body was so happy with you and we really hope one day you will visit again Frank and...More

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    • Free Internet
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    WanderLust M
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    Response from WanderLust M | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. In the evening in your room. Throughout the day behind the main desk.
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    Response from jimdavisAtlanta | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Frank..was there in May..this lodge was not an upscale lodge like the SOPA's or Sarena's but it has some unusual characteristics. It is basic with small buildings which contain two units each. The setting is wonderful... More
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