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Lake Manyara Tree Lodge
Why we like it
- Lake Manyara Tree Lodge is the only lodge in the Lake Manyara National Park
- Enjoy private sundowners and lakeshore picnics
- Ten intimate elevated tree suites each with their own private deck
- Activities on offer are morning, afternoon and night game drives to discover Lake Manyara National park
- Relax by the swimming pool or treat yourself to a personalised massage in your own suite
- Lake Manyara Tree Lodge is an excellent place to begin your safari journey in northern Tanzania
With the windows open contemplate the forest surrounds while soaking in your oversized bath full of bubbles.
Joanne Swinton dealt with us and our holiday with endless good humour and patience. Her suggestions were perfect and we all had a magical time. She really knew her "stuff". She even organised a car and driver for our first full day in Dar es Salaam which was a kindness beyond any duty. She arranged for our unaccompanied children to be chaperoned through all the airports, and for my husband and me to be taken care of too.
- BM, Inverness
The game-rich surroundings include large herds of elephant and buffalo, along with soaring trees, a tranquil lake and mountain escarpments. Designed to create minimal impact on the environment, the ten stilted tree house suites are a sophisticated blend of intimacy and romance, ensuring privacy and exclusivity in a cool, leafy environ. Classically elegant tree houses with a living space boasting large windows and earthy, understated features, while the en suite facilities include an inviting outdoor shower and a roll topped bath. Breakfasts and picnics are served on the lakeshore, weather permitting. Food is exceptional at the lodge with the interactive kitchen making sure that all guests needs are catered for creating sumptuous treats.
Kilimanjaro (for Northern Tanzania), Dar es Salaam via Nairobi (for Selous, Ruaha, Zanzibar)
11 hours 30 minutes including transit stop
GMT +3 hours
Required for UK passport holders
Yellow fever certificate required
Best time to travel
December - March, July - October
Due to Tanzania's proximity to the equator the climate is generally warm year round ranging between 25°C to 32°C, there are however regional variations. With two rain seasons, the long rains fall in April and May (into early June) and the short rains falls in October and November. The best times to travel are December, January, February or late June to early October.
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