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Hondo Hondo Udzungwa Forest Tented Camp

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“hondo hondo”(74 reviews)
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

We spent three nights here in early January. Sharon met us on arrival and gave us all the info we needed to know, including to watch out for Bella the free range donkey! Hondo Hondo is such a relaxing place to spend time, and we...More

Thank yasdnil55
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Don't be put off by the idea of a traditional thatched hut (banda)! Our family of four was looking for reasonably priced lodging with comfortable amenities for our 2-day visit to Udzungwa National Park, and we enjoyed all aspects of this lodge. The huts/bandas were...More

Thank TravelTembo
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We overnighted here after doing the Udzungwa trail & were hot & very tired. A really good place to stay. Food , service & rooms are all first rate. Shower is outstanding. Breakfast has to be seen to be believed! Would go back in a...More

Thank ColinF01
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We only stayed one night after trekking to Sanje waterfall, but this superb place was just where we needed to relax and take in the beautiful landscape. Could not fault the accommodation.....a huge tent with very large bed, very light due to numerous windows in...More

Thank Nicky F
Reviewed 8 September 2017

The only word that sums up my visit to Hondo Hondo just beneath the Udzungwa mountains is enchanting. The setting, the staff and the variety of animals that saunter past you whilst having one's afternoon g+t made this truly one of my stand out experiences...More

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US$263 - US$297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$263 - US$297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Amanda R
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Response from Jerusha W | Reviewed this property |
For a day trip up to the waterfall 10-30,000 would be a good tip. Last time I was there my young guide was excellent so I gave him 30k. If you do a longer hike it could be 20-40,000 or more. $1 is ~2,200 Tanzanian shillings.
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"We loved the thatched huts. Two of the ensuite tents were near the path to the dining - best avoided if you..."
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"The Glamping tents are just amazing, all of them! If you are looking for budget, then the Banda's are..."
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"All the tents are super!"
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"Luxury Camping is well worth it!"
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