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Elephant Motel

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Moshi - Dar es Salaam Road, Same Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Stayed here for 2 weeks. The staff was very friendly and accommodating, the food was delicious, and the setting was peaceful. Only about a 10 minute walk into town. Rooms were spacious and well worth the price.More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank funtravelguyfriend
Response from Seth O, Manager at Elephant MotelResponded 12 August 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience on our property during your stay. We are humbled by your comments and promise to remain committed to deliver best service at all time. By your comment we shall ensure to put our best foot forward to see other...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018

Travel to Same, TZ for work a few times a year. I always stay at the Elephant Motel due to the peaceful environment, clean rooms and exceptionally friendly staff. The food is high quality. The internet reliability increases each year. Great people and beautiful setting...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The room was not great, could not get the aircon to work and the mosquito net only covered one bed, Also the room felt run down. On the plus side it is near Mkomazi and I liked the food in the evening meal. However the...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Grey101
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I stayed here during a University program for about a month and thoroughly enjoyed my stay. The staff were excellent at making accommodations for our large group. The food is great, and my room was clean, comfortable, and got the job done. The reliable internet...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Specs494
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful with any requests. Food was good. Internet worked most of the time. Food and beverages are sold at a very reasonable rate. Monkeys in the Garden. Stay here for three weeks while working on an engineering project...More

Date of stay: May 2017
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About
Description
We are a medium size hotel and provide both Al'cate and buffet. Hotel is very popular for ready roasted meat and convenient for those on transit to or from Dar Es salaam and those touring Mkomazi national Park. More The siren ambiance welcome you from the gate to right inside the hotel. You can enjoy your meal while watching some monkeys. We also have a camp site for those who like it to erect their tents. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Hotel class
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$58 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Kilimanjaro Region > Same
Hotel class
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$58 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Kilimanjaro Region > Same
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Traveller (19)
Room & Suite (3)
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"the camping site is really nice shadowed"
kerenandyonatanb
12 Jan 2016
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"A room away from the road."
MariaMcKinley
21 Nov 2014
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"The best rooms are Suites and executives all with A/C and TV and Free WI-FI"
366williamsj
30 Jul 2014
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"The rooms in the front wing seem to be more modernised than those in the rear wing."
Balitraveller53
26 Jul 2012
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