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    Ilboru Safari Lodge

    P.O. Box 8012, Arusha, Tanzania
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Ilboru Safari lodge is down a short dirt road, which was under construction when we arrived. The compound is isolated and quiet. I stayed in a hut that was interesting in that it was circular and each guest had half of it. The good: Quiet....More

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    Reviewed 14 March 2017

    I spent 2 nights at Ilboru between safari and climbing Kilimanjaro. I found it very comfortable, with good food and friendly, helpful staff. Lovely self contained bungalows in lovely grounds. I would recommend it.

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    Reviewed 11 March 2017

    Basic rooms, most uncomfortable toilet I have ever encountered - impossible to sit on properly. No toiletries apart from bars of soap. 2 small water bottles between two adults insufficient. Poor wifi - no televisions in rooms so lack of wifi was an issue. Located...More

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    Reviewed 11 March 2017

    This lodge has many private guest rooms. Our room was spacious with a little porch to enjoy the evening weather. The grounds of the property are full of beautiful trees and flowers. Our stay was short so we didn't get to enjoy the pool but...More

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    Reviewed 8 March 2017

    We absolutely loved this place!! Owner, manager and other staff were all very nice. We stayed for four nights (instead of the intended one night :) in total and we felt we became a little part of the family. The owner went above and beyond...More

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    Response from Annelies v, Owner at Ilboru Safari Lodge

    Dearest Pim, greetings from very sunny Ilboru. Thank you so much for your wonderful review which is a great contribution towards future travellers. Well, both you and Wim were definitely part of the family from the moment you both walked in....this is what we love...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Anne H
    Is the water safe to drink?
    2 October 2016|
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    Response from Guillaume d | Reviewed this property |
    You have to use bottled water !
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    David C
    How much is the transfer from the hotel to the airport (JRO)?
    2 July 2016|
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    Response from beckpano | Reviewed this property |
    I'm not sure. The transfer was included in our overall package.
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    JMC617
    Hi, Is it possible to get a massage?
    12 December 2015|
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    Response from Lance_Kerwin | Reviewed this property |
    Yes it's possible. But you have to book in advance at the reception.
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    "I especially like the newly redecorated rooms."
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    "Very quaint rooms with wonderful large windows!"
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    "Get a room close to the pool in order for internet access"
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    "The rooms are pretty plain jane. Though there was a comfortable queen bed with mosquito netting and a small..."
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