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    The Retreat at Ngorongoro

    1 Tloma Area, Karatu, Tanzania
    011 255 688 300 600
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    Overview
    • Excellent93%
    • Very good6%
    • Average0%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “heaven on earth” (11 reviews)
    “roy safaris” (5 reviews)
    “jogging trail” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 129 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I was here for only one night with a group and wished that it had been longer, having seen the facilities and experienced the great service. From being greeted with a warm towel and juice to the turn down service with hot water bottle, the...More

    Thank GlobL
    Response from Melissa A, Guest Relations Manager at The Retreat at NgorongoroResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us at The Retreat and for taking the time to share this lovely review of our lodge as well as the recommendation. It was a pleasure for our entire team to serve you all and I am very...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We visited with a group of six at the end of a service trip, and we saved the best for last. What a wonderful experience! From check in with Charles to the helpful security guards, the service was simply exceptional—one of the nicest hotel experiences...More

    Thank TravelMessenger68
    Response from Melissa A, Guest Relations Manager at The Retreat at NgorongoroResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, It was a pleasure welcoming all of you to The Retreat and we are all delighted to read that you had a wonderful experience with us, enjoying every aspect of your stay with us. Thank you for your heartfelt words about our lodge;...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed at The Retreat for only 1 night after 4 days safari to Ngorongoro / Serengeti with Roy Safaris. As soon as we drove through the secure gates, we were blown away with the beauty and setting of The Retreat. The reception staff were...More

    Thank DavidWilletts
    Response from Melissa A, Guest Relations Manager at The Retreat at NgorongoroResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, It was a pleasure having you stay with us at The Retreat and we are all delighted to read that you had a wonderful time with us, enjoying the rooms, food and services provided. Thank you for your feedback about the armchair in...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We booked this hotel as part of our safari tour and couldn’t have been more happy and excited when we arrived at this beautiful lodge. The quality and size of the rooms was exceptional. This whole Lodge felt like luxury in every aspect. The food...More

    Thank Colin B
    Response from Melissa A, Guest Relations Manager at The Retreat at NgorongoroResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us at The Retreat at Ngorongoro and for taking the time to share this wonderful review with other travelers on here. I am very pleased to read that you had an amazing time with us, enjoying the comfortable...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Each unit is a stand alone building, only a couple of years old this is what I would call African Modern. It’s equivalent to having your own house. The meals are amazing. The have orchards which the harvest to be used in their restaurant. The...More

    Thank Berry112008
    Response from Melissa A, Guest Relations Manager at The Retreat at NgorongoroResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing this wonderful review of The Retreat. It was a pleasure for our team to welcome you and I am very pleased to read that you had an incredible stay with us, enjoying the cottages, food that we...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$400 - US$544 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Arusha Region >
    • Karatu
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    Room & Suite (21)
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    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (75)
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    Robert H
    4 August 2017|
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    Response from Preety C | Reviewed this property |
    Hi You need to email all your questions to The retreat ngorongoro the ensl on there web site It is most lovely place Saturday Very excellent service
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    Robert H
    4 August 2017|
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    Response from SophiaLenferna | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Robert H, I cannot answer with complete surety on the game drives question, however I would say the game drives are not included. Most tourists will travel with a safari operator/company and the game drives will be... More
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    "Ask for a room close to the main lodge"
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    "probably room 5 to 8"
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    "Love the view from the room, its priceless!"
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    "rooms no 3, 4, and 5 are the best in my opinion"
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