Lake Manyara Hotel

Lake Manyara Hotel is strategically located on the very edge of the vertiginous western escarpment of the Rift Valley, affording magnificent views down across the whole Lake.

Lake Manyara Hotel invites you to an unforgettable safari experience from its privileged location, unrivaled by any other, both for game viewing and scenery.

Elegantly designed as a two-level ensemble of buildings, its authentic traditional African-style decorations create a unique atmosphere that perfectly combines extreme tranquillity with the best of adventure-packed safari experiences. From its privileged position, all the Lodges’ 100 guestrooms have stunning views across the tranquil and beautiful waters of the Lake.

The spectacular swimming pool, situated in a panoramic setting, is a privileged location to enjoy the invigorating fresh air and the breathtaking views of Pink Lake.

Lake Manyara is well known for its resident tree-climbing lions, despite the fact that there are several other wild animals you will come across while exploring the park such as huge elephants, numerous buffalos, and several hippos, giraffes, warthogs, impalas, zebras, waterbucks, along with reedbucks.

Lake Manyara Hotel is situated inside Lake Manyara National Park. It is only 125 Kilometres from Arusha (a one-hour drive), 355 kilometers from Namanga (along the Kenyan border), and 165 kilometers from Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).


Lake Manyara Wildlife Lodge has 100 spacious guestrooms, each of them with a private verandah boasting a panoramic view of the National Park and the flamingo-colored Lake below.

Tastefully finished and decorated in an authentic African style, the spacious rooms and suites are all ensuite and have mosquito netting over the air vents.

Among the 100 rooms are suites, communicating rooms (specially designed for families), and deluxe rooms. There is a mix of both twin rooms and double rooms (with one double bed).


The restaurant is strategically set on the edge of the escarpment, affording breathtaking views across the Lake. It gets its daily produce fresh from the local farm, and professional chefs prepare delicious international and local recipes as per the theme night.

The bar is a friendly meeting point where guests can enjoy sundowners and relive their day’s adventures. It is provided with a superb terrace overlooking Lake Manyara, being a picturesque setting to enjoy the taste of exotic drinks

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