Camps and Lodges in Lake Manyara
Lake Manyara Serena Lodge
This lodge is spectacularly set on the edge of the Mto Wa Mbu escarpment, overlooking the Great Rift Valley and Lake Manyara . The extraordinary birdlife has made this place world-renowned among ornithologists, who come to observe the masses of pink flamingos and great birds of prey. The abundant birdlife inspired the design of the Lodge-swooping curves are complemented by soft, geometric patterns; striking murals depict bird migration patterns.The circular shape of the buildings is a tribute to indigenous architectural traditions in Tanzania. The lodge comprises 67 luxury rooms.
Lake Manyara Tree Lodge
The Tree Lodge is located in the South of Lake Manyara National Park. The remotely located Tree Lodge is the only lodge to reside within Lake Manyara National Park and it merges seamlessly into the surrounding green forest providing a very exclusive and extravagant experience.
The lodge consists of ten tree house suites spread throughout the forest to ensure complete privacy. Each Tree House Suite has large windows to invite the lush forest inside. Bathrooms have large bathtubs and an outdoor shower. Each tree house has its own private viewing deck with a sitting area.
E Unoto Lodge
Located just outside Lake Manyara National Park overlooking Lake Miwaleni, the external surface of the rooms have a Maasai boma appearance, with a unique, exquisite, internal decor of Maasai theme. E Unoto Retreat is centrally located to all the famous and well-known Northern Tanzania National Parks. This lodge offers an adventurous stay in a Maasai-style environment. Factors regarding the construction methods of the Maasai manyattas are incorporated into the methods used in the construction of the lodge, the construction methods and materials of E Unoto Retreat are much more aesthetically astounding and lasting. The handcrafted and imported furnishings and fittings only complement the overall theme. The lodge consists of 25 bungalows. Four of them are honeymoon suites and four are specially designed to accommodate handicapped guests, a swimming pool and a conference center.
Kirurumu Tented Lodge
Kirurumu Tented Lodge is a luxury tented lodge built upon the Gregorian Escarpment of the Great Rift Valley. Set in this stunning location, it overlooks a spectacular panorama across Lake Manyara to Mount Losimongori and miles of seemingly untouched Africa. An idyllic resting place welcomes the Safari weary traveller to an informal private and relaxing retreat. Accommodation is in large walk-in tents, built under thatched structures with good-sized wooden verandas to the front. This is a well-run camp with an unpretentious feel and great place to stay en route between
Tarangire or Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro or the Serengeti. As well as providing a place to stay between Manyara and Serengeti, Kirurumu offers a wide range of activities, which aren’t available in national parks and that in themselves make this a place worth staying at.
Cycling on mountain bikes down to the eastern edge of Lake Manyara and walks from camp can easily be arranged.It has 20 double and twin “tented rooms”, including two honeymoon suites.