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.

Ilboru Safari Lodge

Traveler (309)
Room & Suite (72)
Traveler (309)
Room & Suite (72)
Pool & Beach (53)
Overview
Arusha Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
Reviews (793)
Filter reviews
622 results
Traveler rating
254
264
89
12
3
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
254
264
89
12
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviews large pool bumpy road kilimanjaro climb great pool water pressure main building a nice place to stay first night an oasis beautiful garden pre and post gift shop comfortable rooms long flight stayed here for one night mosquito net hot shower
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 622 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent two nights here before going on a safari. The rooms are basic , windows have no screen and there are many little critters wandering or flying around that also squeeze by under the door. Mosquito nets prevent you from getting attacked at night. Most...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank soniacB6696NN
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small friendly lodge hotel is tucked away in the outskirts of Arusha. A great starter location for serious climbers of Kilimanjaro or as the first and last night on a safari tour as good proximity to the airport. The rooms were in traditional style...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank CarolGU1
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The service was above average from general staff to management. The rooms were less hospitable than the tents I stayed in while on a safari. They have nets up around the beds to prevent being dinner for the mosquitoes and the reason for that is...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank richardcI4706ZE
Reviewed November 3, 2018

I must admit, I was a bit leery driving through the streets of Arusha to get here. Well worth the bumpy road. Everything was clean and neat. Service was very efficient at check in and in the restaurant. The food was very tasty with a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Leanne F
Reviewed October 19, 2018

An excellent place to get away from the crowded and busy city. Stayed just one night after a safari with a big group. The hotel organized a barbecue for us in the garden, very cozy! And nobody complained when we sang, played music and held...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank grohelen
View more reviews
About
Description
Located on the lower slopes of Mount Meru, our Swahilie Sanctuary offers you great value for money! Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
52
Price range
$117 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ilboru Safari Hotel Arusha
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
52
Price range
$117 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ilboru Safari Hotel Arusha
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Photos
Traveler (309)
Room & Suite (72)
Pool & Beach (53)
Dining (30)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 48 nearby hotels
Point Zone Resort
25 reviews
.85 miles away
Naura Springs Hotel
55 reviews
1.00 miles away
Mercury Hotel Arusha
6 reviews
1.08 miles away
Africana Grand Hotel
7 reviews
1.11 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 143 nearby restaurants
Khan's BBQ
668 reviews
1.56 miles away
Africafe
427 reviews
1.66 miles away
Kitamu Coffee
35 reviews
1.64 miles away
Via Via Caltural cafe - Arusha
114 reviews
1.57 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 769 nearby attractions
Kilimanjaro Heroes Adventures
107 reviews
.87 miles away
African Heart Expeditions
35 reviews
.29 miles away
Afroriginal Tours & Safaris
20 reviews
.36 miles away
Mind & Soul Travel Ltd
11 reviews
.51 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Anne H
October 1, 2016|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Guillaume d | Reviewed this property |
You have to use bottled water !
0
Votes
Google Translation
David C
July 1, 2016|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Jan Herman M | Reviewed this property |
About one hour, if there are no traffic jams. At the moment there are road works which can cause jams.
1
Vote
Google Translation
JMC617
December 11, 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Lance_Kerwin | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's possible. But you have to book in advance at the reception.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"All rooms around the pool good, many with internet access"
malcolms658
Oct 17, 2018
Read review
"Ask for a room that faces the pool "
LeprechaunTraveller
Aug 24, 2018
Read review
"It can be cold at night. We asked for extra blankets."
Bidingo
Aug 19, 2018
Read review
"Family room"
renataf476
Aug 18, 2018
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing