Mabata Makali Lodge
Location: Outside Ruaha National Park (27km from the park gate)
Mabata Makali Lodge is a midrange lodge located between the idyllic village of Idodi and Ruaha National Park (Ilusi) in Tanzania. Nestled just 27 kilometers from the Ruaha Park entry gate, this lodge offers a unique and unforgettable experience for nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers.
The lodge offers 10 safari-style rooms, each providing panoramic views of the breathtaking surroundings. Every room is thoughtfully designed with rustic charm, modern amenities, and an authentic African touch.
One of the highlights of staying at Mabata Makali Lodge is the opportunity to embark on thrilling safari adventures in Ruaha National Park. With its vast and untouched wilderness, the park is home to a diverse array of wildlife, including elephants, lions, giraffes, zebras, and more. The lodge offers personalized game drives with experienced guides who have an in-depth knowledge of the park’s ecosystem, ensuring an enriching and memorable safari experience.
Swimming pool: The lodge has a large swimming pool where guests can relax and cool off.
Restaurant: The lodge’s restaurant serves delicious meals inspired by local and international cuisine. Guests can dine indoors or on the outdoor terrace, overlooking the park.
Wi-Fi: The lodge offers complimentary Wi-Fi access in the common areas, allowing guests to stay connected with their loved ones or catch up on work if necessary.
Game drives and guided safaris: Mabata Makali Lodge offers game drives and guided safaris to Ruaha National Park. Experienced guides will take guests on thrilling wildlife encounters and provide valuable insights about the park and its inhabitants.
Walking safaris: For those looking for a more immersive experience, the lodge organizes walking safaris. Guests can explore the park on foot, accompanied by trained guides who will help them discover the smaller wonders of Ruaha.
Bird watching: Ruaha National Park is renowned for its diverse birdlife. The lodge provides birdwatching excursions, allowing guests to spot a wide variety of colorful bird species.