Arusha, also called the ‘Safari Capital of Tanzania’, is where you will usually spend one or two nights before, after and sometimes during your safari with us. Over the years we have gotten to know the individual places and their management very well, which is why we have selected a number of high-quality safari-lodges and hotels to incorporate into our itineraries.

Please select a price-range below to browse through our collection of recommended accommodation in the Arusha region:

Jacaranda hotel

A good value budget hotel, located in a leafy suburb 1 km from the center of town, offering easy (walking) access to the shops and banks of Arusha. The hotel offers 23 rooms of different standards; the theme of the lodge is Tinga Tinga art which is painted on walls through out the lodge.

It has a miniature crazy golf course and a pleasant garden setting to relax and get away from the busy Arusha life. Good value quality food is prepared daily by the Dutch owner, a perfect base if wanting to spend a few days in Arusha after a safari or if shopping around.

L`Oasis lodge

Tucked away in a quiet residential area of Arusha known as Sekei, L’Oasis Lodge is set in a small private grounds facing with own resident birdlife wandering around on the grounds.

Offering a mix of rooms in the main building along with traditional style accommodation using masai style building practices. There is also cabins built on stilts giving an impressive view to Mt Meru. All twenty six rooms have ‘en-suite’ facilities and are tastefully furnished in an African style.

Ilboru safari lodge

The lodge design is in keeping with it traditional surroundings, located up a dusty side road that heads up into the foot hills of Mt Meru. The rooms are a modern style rondavels with a traditional flavor that is uniquely African.

Each with two self-contained large rooms with twin beds and a balcony out onto the well kept grounds. There are 30 rooms in total of which some may be converted to cater for four VIP suites or family accommodation.

The location, on the flanks on Mount Meru, just outside of town, means you are away from the hustle & bustle of town. It also means you’ll be requiring a taxi to get into and out of the center of Arusha.

Karama Eco Lodge & Spa

Karama Eco Lodge & Spa is an eco-friendly lodge located in Arusha, Tanzania and is the perfect home base for a Tanzania Safari or a restful night’s sleep before climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro.

Situated at the top of the lush and serene Suye Hill, Karama Lodge & SPA is a unique lodge with a rustic, yet comfortable, ambience providing a personalized service in a relaxing atmosphere. It is a peaceful secluded respite where you can enjoy the beauty around you to the sounds of the surrounding forest.

The lodge itself consists of twenty-two unique en-suite cabins on stilts to ensure privacy and spectacular views of the landscape below and beyond. All cabins have a verandah with views of Mt. Kilimanjaro and Mt. Meru.