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Lake Shore Lodge & Campsite

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Lake Tanganyika, Kipili Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Public Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A piece of paradise in Africa. Everything was idyllic - the warm, clear water of the lake, white sandy beach, the spacious, beautifully appointed rooms, the food and the people. All this surrounded by 100 year old trees. We will be back for sure!

Thank pierrestryd0m
Response from Louise H, Owner at Lake Shore Lodge & CampsiteResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind words! It was a pleasure having you both to stay and we look very much forward to your next visit. Greetings from us all here at Lake Tanganyika. Lou, Chris and the Lake Shore Team

Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Lake Shore Lodge whilst visiting our family in Tanzania. Chris and Louise welcomed us with open arms and they looked after us so well we didn’t want to leave. The Lakeside chalets are superbly furnished and very well appointed with their own...More

Thank Grandmatorufus
Reviewed March 24, 2018

Great place. Great food. Fantastic hosts who really made the extra effort for the Xmas celebrations. But it is a long way from anywhere. And at that time the mozzies are something fierce: despite wearing repellent we were getting bitten every night.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed January 13, 2018

This was our 3rd trip; first was camping some years ago under mangroves near the half-completed lodge - no chalets or bandas back then. This year it was a 50th wedding anniversary and no place I can think of could compare to the friendship and...More

2  Thank Howard F
Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

Our favorite place in the world!! This was our fourth stay on Lake Tanganyika with Louise and Chris and again, there are no words to describe how incredible our experience was. In a very remote part of the world, with so much unspoiled beauty, Lake...More

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Lake Shore Lodge is an owner-run lodge located on the banks of Lake Tanganyika in western Tanzania, near the village of Kipili. We wanted to share this incredible place with all sorts of people and so have tried with ...More our different types of accommodation, to cater for everyone. We have 6 luxury chalets built at the water’s edge, 8 lawn bandas for the more budget traveler and 4 private campsites. With sunny days and star studded nights, your time here at Lake Shore Lodge can be as relaxed or as action-packed as you would like it to be. We offer scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking, fishing, sunset sundowner cruises, massages, jacuzzi, a yoga deck, quad biking, mountain biking and walks to the monastery, one of the oldest churches in Tanzania. We would love to show you our piece of paradise! Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Spa
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Family Rooms
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
$171 - $259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lake Shore Lodge & Campsite Tanzania/Kipili
Location
Tanzania > Rukwa Region > Kipili
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
$171 - $259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lake Shore Lodge & Campsite Tanzania/Kipili
Location
Tanzania > Rukwa Region > Kipili
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Traveler (107)
Room & Suite (26)
Pool & Beach (18)
Dining (10)
Family and Play Areas (8)
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mishemishe
September 5, 2015|
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Response from info l | Property representative |
Dear Casey and Martin Greetings from Kipili! We would love to have you here in November. The Liemba leaves Kigoma every other Wednesday and arrives here, normally, around midnight on the Thursday. We can arrange to come... More
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"We stayed in a self-contained chalet right on the beach, and much preferred that option despite the higher..."
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"Chalets are nearer to lake’s edge than bandas. On stormy nights the ‘surf’ may be noticeable to light..."
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"All on the lake."
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"Lake front Chalets are only a few feet from the lake shore"
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