Arusha Area

Serena Mountain Village

Serena Mountain Village is secreted in the depths of a tree-shaded coffee plantation, wreathed in multi-colored tresses of tumbling bougainvillea, cooled by mountain streams and strung like a necklace around the shores of an idyllic wooded lake Duluti. Serena Mountain Village offers a haven of calm and serenity just outside the hustle and bustle of Arusha, Tanzania’s premier “Safari Town”.  Set in the flowered gardens of a coffee planter’s farm house and surrounded by rolling groves of wax-green coffee bushes, Serena Mountain Village offers wide timbered decks with panoramic views over Lake Duluti, and a selection of ethnically-styled ‘Rondavel’ village-cluster rooms, each one neatly thatched with ‘Makuti’ stems, lavishly embellished with ‘Makonde’ carvings and comfortably furnished in traditional safari style.


Kibo Palace Hotel Arusha

Kibo Palace Hotel Arusha is located in Arusha town at Old Moshi Road, northern region of Tanzania, gateway to the world’s most renowned national parks, listed heritage – the Ngorongoro Crater and the climbing of Mount Kilimanjaro.  Kibo Palace Hotel Arusha is a 45-minute drive from the Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA) and a 5- minute walk to the Arusha town center.  Kibo Palace Hotel Arusha is a truly incomparable hotel with a total of 77 luxurious and sophisticated rooms and suites, thoughtful amenities and comprehensive leisure, all equipped with air conditioning, satellite TV, international direct dialing, mini bar, electronic deposit safe, wireless internet services and tea and coffee making facilities.


Arusha Coffee Lodge

The luxury Arusha Coffee Lodge lies within the rolling green acres of one of Tanzania’s largest coffee plantations, surrounded by endless acres of berry-laden coffee bushes. Designed to echo the style of the original plantation house, the lodge has been presented so as to offer a unique blend of modern luxury and the aura of colonial times past. There are just 18 beautifully presented split-level ‘plantation houses’ within the landscaped grounds, which are divided by avenues of scented lavender bushes and a central ornamental pond. The Arusha Coffee Lodge offers a luxury swimming pool and a safari boutique.


Arumeru River Lodge

Built on the site of an old coffee farm, the German-owned Arumeru River Lodge was opened in 2005 and offers just ten two-roomed Luxury thatched cottages set in spacious grounds, bounded by two rivers. The lodge offers a heated swimming pool with a stunning thatched open-sided area, which houses a fine-dining restaurant (French chef) and bar. The lodge main building offers a lounge with open fire, bar and reception (business centre and boutique).

The Arumeru River Lodge terrace restaurant offers view of Mount Meru and Kilimanjaro and the gardens. The Luxury rooms overlook the river and swamp area, which offers three species of monkey and a wide variety of birds. The lodge offers a solar-heated swimming pool and sundeck, a jogging trail, a boutique and internet facilities.


River Trees Country Inn

Nestled between Mt Kilimanjaro and Mt Meru, River trees Country Inn is a charming old farmhouse full of African country elegance.   It is set in natural gardens and surrounded by birdlife along the banks of the USA River and 20 minutes’ drive from Arusha town.

There are 8 rooms in the main farmhouse or in the gardens and 2 river cottages with private decks.   Each room is individually styled and furnished to provide comfortable and relaxing accommodation.  Dining is a pleasurable experience at River trees Country Inn where excellent farm cuisine and great home cooking can be enjoyed using fresh fruit, herbs and vegetables grown in their own gardens, and the aroma of freshly baked bread wafts tantalizingly from the kitchen.  There is also a pub, gift shop, swimming pool and satellite TV.


Mount Meru Game Lodge

Situated between Mount Meru and Mount Kilimanjaro and located within 33 acres of gardens bounded on one side by the tranquil waters of the Usa River and on the other by the lodge animal sanctuary.  The majority of the animals in the sanctuary were either orphaned or injured and were brought for rehabilitation and include eland, ostrich, waterbuck, zebra, buffalo, small wildcats, monitor lizards, owls, porcupine, turtle and even a crocodile.

There are 15 double or twin en-suite rooms and 2 suites, all with verandas.  Suites are located in their own private garden and have single, queen or king size 4 poster beds with mosquito nets and continental quilts.


Onsea House

Onsea House is a privately owned, privately run luxury bed & breakfast in Arusha, Tanzania and is the perfect safari base or place to stay for those looking to climb Kilimanjaro. The level of comfort and quality of service has turned it more into a small boutique hotel than a guesthouse.  Onsea House is the perfect base for safari travelers in Arusha National Park, Tarangire National Park, the Monduli Mountains and Lake Manyara National Park among other great safari destinations in the “safari capital”. After a day exploring, return to your luxury base, Onsea House, for a refreshing drink by the floodlit swimming pool. For private bathing, the outdoor Hippo Pool Jacuzzi has stunning views and can be booked for individual use. For some extra indulgence, take a massage or aromatherapy treatment – just perfect at the end of a day’s safari. And after all that relaxing, why not meet your fellow guests for a friendly game of pool in the bar.


Kia Lodge

Centrally placed between the northern towns of Moshi and Arusha, KIA Lodge is ideally situated whatever your onward journey be it climbing the world’s highest free standing mountain or starting a safari into some of Africa’s amazing and unique wildlife wildernesses such as the Serengeti National Park or Ngorongoro Crater.  KIA Lodge offers 40 air-conditioned cottages under thatch. The open bar has a magnificent view of the highest mountain in Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro (5895m). The swimming pool is behind the bar on top of the hill with an outstanding 360º panoramic view of Mount Kilimanjaro, Mount Meru, the Blue Mountains and the Maasai Plains. Day rooms are available.  The lodge also includes a swimming pool.


Outpost Lodge

Outpost Lodge has a total of 23 clean and comfortable, but simple, bedrooms – all have mosquito nets, TV’s (offering 50 plus channels) and en-suite bathrooms. The popular garden bungalows are a mixture of singles, doubles/twins and triples. The main house has dormitory facilities – ideal for student groups and families. The accommodations are rustic with an emphasis on clean and comfortable lodging with a special ambience.


The Arusha Hotel

The Arusha Hotel has played a leading role in Tanzania’s colorful history, and continues to be Arusha’s iconic and best-loved luxury hotel. Arusha town grew up around The Arusha Hotel, which still stands amidst its own private tropical gardens. Beautifully landscaped, the rolling lawns, abundant trees and exotic plants are home to many of East Africa’s rich birdlife.  The Arusha boasts 86 elegantly appointed rooms including 4 suites, 25 executive rooms and 57 standard rooms. The Arusha Hotel provides an all-round first class and attentive service on an international level, with its own classic and unique signature.


Hotel Impala

Set in a peaceful and beautifully landscaped garden with a profusion of flowers, birds and butterflies, the Impala Hotel offers a full range of facilities to cater to the holiday visitors and business tourists alike. The hotel consists of 61 comfortably furnished rooms, a conference room and a gift shop amongst other facilities. It is particularly known for its lunch buffets.


Dik Dik Hotel

Located at the foot of Mount Meru, this exclusive hotel is managed and run by a Swiss family. Offering high standards of service, the hotel consists of 18 double suites. All rooms have mini-bars and other amenities. The restaurant is situated amidst beautiful surroundings and a bird lake.


Arusha Corridor Springs Hotel

Arusha Corridor Springs hotels is a newly constructed 4 star hotel located at fire area in Arusha town. Located 5 minutes walking distance from Arusha city center and Arusha International Conference Centre (AICC). It is a premier hotel with worldwide acclaims which suites the modern and luxury standards. This hotel offers relaxing tranquil, prestigious and luxurious environment for both business and luxury travelers. For business you are well taken care of the hotel elegant and a modern conference rooms set to cater for small board meetings to large corporate events. A well-equipped business center with a Cyber Café and secretarial services are available.


Charity Hotel

Charity hotel is offered in 20 rooms including 8 standard, 5 twin, 5 deluxe suites, and 2 executive suites.  All rooms are spacious and equipped with big bed, en-suite bathrooms and showers (Jacuzzi) in the Executive and Deluxe suites; satellite TV, telephone, Tea making facilities. Non-smoking rooms are available. There is internet services in some rooms, garden and at the front area.