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    Octagon Lodge

    Karatu, Tanzania, Karatu, Tanzania
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$114
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    • Excellent58%
    • Very good25%
    • Average9%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible5%
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    Reviewed 29 March 2016

    Beautiful reprieve from the dust and busy goings on of Karatu. Went on a safari group tour and stayed two nights at this amazing lodge one night before visiting the Serengeti and one night after. The food was fantastic and Rory the Irish owner and...More

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    Response from patrick596, Manager at Octagon Lodge

    Dear Ginny Greetings from Octagon Lodge and thank you for taking the time to share your impressions of your recent stay at Octagon Lodge with us. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and that you appreciated the environment and service provided. Best wishes...More

    Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

    I hate to leave a mediocre review... The staff were great, but we left a little frustrated because we lost electricity in our room completely and asked several times for them to fix it to no resolve. They never offered for us to change rooms...More

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    Response from patrick596, Manager at Octagon Lodge

    Dear Jabl, Greetings from Octagon Lodge and thank you for taking the time to share your impressions of your stay at Octagon Lodge for service improvement. We had a problem of electricity during your stay and our maintenance team was trying to rectify it with...More

    Reviewed 26 February 2016

    There's a short bumpy road that takes you to Octagon, but don't be discouraged The place is quiet and surrounded by flowering shrubs and trees (and crested cranes!), the rooms are clean and private. We had breakfast with the owner, a delightful gentleman who runs...More

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    Reviewed 13 February 2016

    This lodge is especially enjoyable for the lushing tropical garden surrounding the cottages. You wake up in the morning with the chant of countless birds singing. If you love nature, and if you love birding, you'll love this place. Great food, abundant lunch-boxes, all in...More

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    Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

    Loved staying here! The staff are friendly, the food delicious and the setting an oasis of calm. Great place to rest after or before a safari! The rooms are clean and Eco-friendly. The location is very convenient and the organic food was superb!

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    • Price range
    • US$51 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    Dining (5)
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    Kan en familie på seks med fire barn i alderen 10,12,13,17 få plass på et familierom? Kan det settes inn ekstra seng på andre typer rom? Hva er det lokale telefonnummeret til Octagon Lodge i Karatu? Hilsen Bjørn Tønnesen
    7 January 2015|
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    Room Tips
    "Take room 13 or 14. They are huge and close to the pool, bar and restaurant."
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    "All cottages are similar."
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    "They all look similar"
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    "Room nos.13,14 & 15"
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