12 Best Tanzania Safari Lodges

Home » Travel blog » 12 Best Tanzania safari lodges

Disvover the best Tanzania safari lodges, the country has a variety of landscapes, from savannahs and forests to beaches and tropical islands. This diversity is reflected in the range of accommodation options, from tented safari camps and eco-lodges to honeymoon retreats.

We recommend the best lodges in Tanzania based on quality and traveler needs, including options for families, solo travelers, and groups. We can cater to special requests like dietary requirements, babysitting, and specialist guides, and you can expect professional, top-notch service at all of our accommodations.

Gibb’s Farm

This farmhouse, near the Ngorongoro Crater, features restored cottages with fireplaces and private verandas. The garden at Gibb’s Farm provides fresh ingredients for their consistently rated exceptional food, as well as a charming and unhurried atmosphere.

Gibb’s Farm is a romantic place to stay, with a garden that includes a couples’ massage. The garden was planted by the original owners after their own marriage. making it the perfect place to relax and reconnect with your partner.

View Gibb’s Farm

Asanja Ruaha

Asanja Ruaha camp is a 4-star luxurious camp found on the banks of Ruaha River in the southern part of Ruaha national park. The camp is set amongst Miombo Pristine Forest and the stunning baobab of Ruaha overlooking the magnificent views of Ruaha River. Asanja Ruaha camp has 8 spacious, comfortable tents. They are built in African Traditional style with natural materials and are140 square meters.

Each tent is well elevated, decorated with timber, and has en suite private facilities including a flushing toilet, hot and cold showers, mosquito nets, wooden chairs and tables, extinguishers, and free bottled water in the rooms, free toiletries, and a hand wash basin.

Asanja Ruaha

The Manor at Ngorongoro

This graceful Cape Dutch manor house, located near the famous Ngorongoro Crater, offers a wide range of activities for families. These activities include the Big 5 game drives, mountain bike adventures, pony rides, and picnic lunches. In addition, the parents can enjoy the great spa, snooker room, and fine food. The cottage has three bedrooms with attached bathrooms, a living room and dining area for private meals, and a TV room.

View The Manor at Ngorongoro

Jabali Ridge-Ruaha

Jabali Ridge is Asilia African safari Camp in Ruaha National Park, Tanzania. It has 8 rooms and is set on a rocky outcrop near the Mwagusi river. The lodge was devised by the contemporary designer Caline Williams-Wynn and the four-way infinity pool is the ideal spot for a sundowner while watching elephants below. The game viewing also includes big herds of buffalo and a resident pride of lions.

View Jabali Ridge

Lemala Nanyukie Lodge

Lemala Nanyukie Lodge is a rustic place near bustling Seronera. It offers a magical trip to the Serengeti, where you can watch the wildebeest cross the endless plains or the big cats sunbathe near an ancient acacia tree. Your luxury tented suite ensures a comfortable stay.

View Lemala Nanyukie Lodge

Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Ngorongoro Crater Lodge has been called the Tanzania safari lodge at the top of the world. Ngorongoro Crater Lodge sits on the edge of the world’s biggest volcano caldera, offering stunning panoramic views of the encircled grassland. The crater floor is home to black rhino, zebra, elephant, buffalo, cheetah, and other large mammals.

The suites at Ngorongoro crater lodge have African-inspired architecture, with refined elements like chandeliers and Persian carpets. Guests have personal use of Swarovski Optik binoculars and a private butler during their stay.

View Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Mwiba Lodge-Serengeti

Mwiba Lodge is a luxurious lodge, a secluded, sophisticated haven set among massive stone boulders. Mwiba Lodge looks like an ancient city that was lost a long time ago. It’s on a rocky outcrop between ancient coral and acacia trees and overlooks the Argugsinya River. The lodge is also very luxurious, making you feel like royalty when you step inside.

Mwiba lodge’s contemporary design blended with traditional African elements will make you forget you’re in the middle of the Serengeti bushland. The lodge’s appearance and service are awe-inspiring, with guest satisfaction as the top priority. Each booking comes with a private safari vehicle and an expert guide.

View Mwiba Lodge

Sand River Selous-Selous Game Reserve

Sand Rivers Selous, offers a great safari experience. 8 rooms look out onto the Rufiji river, making them a great place to relax between safari activities.

Many people are attracted to this area because of the diverse wildlife, and there are various ways to see it, ensuring a unique safari experience.

View Sand River Selous

Four Seasons Safari Lodge-Serengeti

The Four Seasons Lodge in the central Seronera area of the Serengeti offers excellent game viewing and luxurious accommodations. The lodge is good for both couples and families. It has a spa, fitness center, discovery center, kids club, and infinity edge swimming pool.

View Four Seasons Safari Lodge

Sayari Camp-Serengeti

Sayari Camp is one of the best places to see wildebeests crossing the Mara River during the great migration. The camp has 15 tented suites with private verandas and views of the savannah plains, an infinity pool, a rejuvenating spa, and a solar-powered microbrewery.

View Sayari Camp

Tarangire Treetops

Tarangire Treetops is an excellent Tanzania safari lodge located in a private game reserve bordering Tarangire National Park. The camp offers stunning views of Mt Kilimanjaro, the Rift Valley wall, and Lake Manyara.

There are twenty treehouses built off the ground in baobab and marula trees. The main guest area encases a baobab tree. There is a private plunge pool that overlooks a watering hole

View Sayari Camp

Lake Manyara Tree Lodge

The Lake Manyara Tree Lodge is a secluded, peaceful accommodation located in an ancient mahogany forest. One of the Tanzania Safari lodges is located inside Lake Manyara National Park, offering guests a unique wilderness experience. The lodge is close to the flamingo-filled lake in the Rift Valley.

View Sayari Camp

Share This Story!

  • Travel articles
  • Travel articles