We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 32 Arusha hotels

Arusha Safari Lodge

Old Moshi Rd, Arusha, Tanzania
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Arusha Safari Lodge to your Saves list
Arusha Safari Lodge
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Ranked #2 of 32 Hotels in Arusha
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
DonJennster Charleston, South Carolina
Write a Review

74 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (10)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Charleston, South Carolina
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I cannot say enough good things about the Arusha Safari Lodge! Two friends and I stayed here for a few nights between a safari and Kili climb for a little pampering and were so glad we did. Rebecca and Alex were wonderful hosts and all of the staff were excellent. We were a little unsure about eating all of our... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Arusha Safari Lodge on the last night of our trip to Africa. It is a beautiful property with cozy private cottages, friendly attentive staff and great food. The owners were nice enough to let us keep our room all day on the day we checked out as we had a late flight out... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hamilton, Canada
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Careful, attentive and complete service begins the moment you step out of the van that delivers you to the lodge's secluded location well off of the main Arusha highway. And, given that I felt nearly crippled after the exertion of the Kilimanjaro climb, the staff's offer to relieve us of carrying even the lightest piece of baggage was gratefully accepted.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
BeccaArusha, Owner at Arusha Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear CPW1952 Thank you so much for your very kind review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay here. We really do strive to make people feel welcome and at home here, we are glad that you felt this way. Also the food comments are greatly appreciated as this is something that we realize is an important part... More

Chester, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
37 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything about this lodge was perfect, with the exception of the rooms, or bungalows. They were in dire need of an upgrade. The service and food and the grounds of the lodge were exceptionally good, just a shame about the rooms.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Abington, Massachusetts
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We ended up staying here for one night before our Kilimanjaro trip only because our first choice for hotel was sold out for that night. The lodge was in a secluded location and we were impressed when we arrived. The grounds were charming and perfectly manicured. Our room was clean, comfortable and had a nice shower. The service and food... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We recently stayed at the Arusha Safari Lodge for a Kilimanjaro trip, and what a wonderful place. Rebecca and Alex have made this into a wonderful place that you would never expect to find at the end of a bumpy dirt road. Our cottage was beautiful, right down to the flower petals on the beds to greet us. Everything was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Turn left at Momma's Grocery, enter an unpaved but highly passable road, past a school and rose greenhouses - and eventually you make it to the blissfully tranquil Arusha Safari Lodge and a warm greeting from the delightful Rebecca and Alex. Stayed July 12-13 and would have stayed longer had I not planned the abrupt journey onward. You do feel... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San Francisco, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Spent 3 wonderful days at Arusha Safari Lodge after a 10 day safari to celebrate our twenty fifth anniversary. Originally built in the thirties as a polo club, it really retains it's old world charm. Greeted by Richard, a gem, who took us on a brisk extensive hike through the village on day 2. Innkeepers Rebecca and Alex so warm... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We stayed here the night before and after our safari. We were welcomed warmly. Our first night Mt Kilimanjaro even popped its head out from behind the clouds for us. The grounds are lovely and the rooms spacious and nicely decorated. The pool was lovely although cool when we were there, but good for a brisk swim after spending many... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Stayed here in June 2014: Warm welcome with helpful staff, big spacious rooms, tasty food with decent variety, nice pool but it was too cold to swim, tranquil and green environment making it a good place to unwind. The only thing that needs an upgrade are the chairs in the rooms/verandah. Otherwise great option away from the hustle and bustle... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Arusha Safari Lodge, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Arusha Safari Lodge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Arusha Safari Lodge

Address: Old Moshi Rd, Arusha, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com so you can book your Arusha Safari Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

141 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (142)
Hotel & grounds (25)
Room/suite (37)
Dining (18)
Pool/beach area (7)
Bathroom (7)
View from room (3)
Family/play areas (1)
Other (44)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
hotels in Arusha with
any amenities