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Magoroto Forest Estate

34 reviews
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Overview
6 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
19 guests
1 night minimum
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Enjoy the wilderness and nature’s variety of the East Usambara Mountains. THE ESTATE The Magoroto Forest Estate with its tropical rain forest is the perfect spot for getaway. The estate is located on an altitude of 850m above sea level where temperature are pleasant all year around. Due to the altitude there are almost no mosquitos. The Estate offers stunning views from the Muheza Valley to the Indian Ocean. Enjoy the lush rain forest with rare plants and bird species or walk through the old palm oil plantation. Learn about organic spice production such as cardamom, pepper, cloves, vanilla, cinnamon, tea and many other useful plants. Have a picnic or swim in our beautiful lake. ACTIVITIES Enjoy and experience the wonderful nature up in the mountains. The estate offers a great variety o... Enjoy the wilderness and nature’s variety of the East Usambara Mountains. THE ESTATE The Magoroto Forest Estate with its tropical rain forest is the perfect spot for getaway. The estate is located on an altitude of 850m above sea level where temperature are pleasant all year around. Due to the altitude there are almost no mosquitos. The Estate offers stunning views from the Muheza Valley to the Indian Ocean. Enjoy the lush rain forest with rare plants and bird species or walk through the old palm oil plantation. Learn about organic spice production such as cardamom, pepper, cloves, vanilla, cinnamon, tea and many other useful plants. Have a picnic or swim in our beautiful lake. ACTIVITIES Enjoy and experience the wonderful nature up in the mountains. The estate offers a great variety of activities to explore the area.:  Hiking (Short walks to full day trips)  Forest or Village walk  Mountain biking  Picnic at the lake  Swimming  Fishing  Bird watching  Spice Plantation tour (seasonal spice processing) All activities can be accompanied by English-speaking tour guides. DIRECTIONS 35 min from Muheza (13km), 1 hour from Tanga, 1 hour from Segera. In Muheza turn off the main road and drive towards Amani Nature Reserve. 2km outside Muheza turn right at the Amani sign and follow the rough (all weather) road for 11km. When you arrive at the Magoroto Forest Estate sign follow the road for 1km to the headquarters. More
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About the Owner
Jeremiah M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2018
Interaction with guests
I'm always available to welcome guests and arrange for activities during their stay. We can arrange for full day activities up to a 7 day stay. For those staying for shorter periods we arrange activities such that they get to experience all that Magoroto has to offer.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to this place with my twin Anitha, just a getaway for refreshments. For sure we didn’t regret, we had amazing experience there from the first day to the last. We did a lot actually, we hiked short mountain then we go chasing waterfalls,...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank annettefk
Jeremiah M, VR Owner at Magoroto Forest Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Annette, was indeed a pleasure to host you last time. Be rest assured that improvements on the meals have been done already with more varieties and tasty swahili and continental dishes. More activities on the list as well including horse riding and acoustic...More

Reviewed 11 July 2019

Magoroto is a perfect getaway from the city noises, the views are magnificent and breathtaking we did a farm trip by tour operators from Arusha, Moshi, Zanzibar, and Dar Es Salaam,the place is truly a paradise, we never thought Muheza has a beautiful place like...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank KilimanjaroDates
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Reviewed 18 June 2019

We had a great two night stay at magoroto forest estate. The staff was very friendly, the food tasty and we could even get a hot shower in the morning and afternoon. The lake and surroundings are beautiful. I would recommend a hike to the...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank sandracrust
Reviewed 23 May 2019

I stayed at Magoroto and had a wonderful time! I really enjoyed the walk around the lake, taking a bamboo boat out, fishing, and swimming. It is very peaceful with plenty to do. The road getting there is no joke though. We went durning rainy...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank emilyabroadbent
Reviewed 19 March 2019

One of the best location that could leave you speechless, very calm and quite, close to nature, i really enjoyed, staffs were amazing, food was good, i'd recommend to a friend and friend and friend!!!

Date of stay: November 2018
2  Thank David A
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Housekeeping Included
Water Views
Freezer
Cycling Trips
Waterfront
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
TV
Hiking Trips
Boat Available
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Mountain Views
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
Magoroto is a perfect spot for those looking for hiking trails and wild adventures. There are several trails with different levels of difficulty. One can choose one that matches their fitness level. The lake is perfect for swimming, fishing or a mere picnic. Being an area with rich history one can spend a day learning about the history of magoroto. A factory tour adds up to the history. If you love agriculture experience the spice tour. Magoroto is also perfect for a getaway. Simply lay around and take sometime off to reflect on life and connect with nature.
Getting around
There are bicycles in the estate that one can use to take a tour around. Hiking and a forest walk is the however the best way to experience the nature and what magoroto has to offer.
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