• Location: Tanzania, Arusha
  • Type of Accommodation: Lodge
  • Comfort Level: Comfortable


Set on a fragrant working coffee farm among lush tropical gardens on the outskirts of Arusha, Legendary Lodge offers luxurious accommodation that feels like a ‘home from home’.

Perfect as a stop-over point on safari or while hiking Mount Kilimanjaro, Legendary Lodge offers a tranquil retreat from which to prepare for or relax from your Tanzanian adventures. The staff arrange excursions to Arusha, nearby Arusha National Park and Ngurdoto Crater, or you are free to wander or cycle through the plantation and gardens. A fully equipped recreation centre and spa in the nearby members’ club is yours to enjoy and features a gym, tennis and squash courts, steam room and a running track.

The service is gracious and welcoming, the food sublime, and the atmosphere one of complete calm, making Legendary Lodge a delightful place to spend a few days unwinding on your safari. 


  • Game drives to Arusha National Park
  • Mountain biking in the plantation
  • Fully equipped spa & fitness centre with steam room
  • Set in mature gardens with beautiful views
  • Excellent service & cuisine
  • Tennis, squash & running
  • In-room Internet connections

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Legendary Lodge consists of six cottage suites, two family suites and a plethora of shared areas. There are several sitting rooms, where parquet floors and log-burning fireplaces mix easily with comfortable sofas and armchairs. There is also a dining room and large covered verandah, where meals are served. The gardens have extensive lawns and a swimming pool, and the lodge also offers a spa providing treatments and massages. Decorated in a palate of calm, neutral hues, interspersed with African artefacts and furnished with a mixture of modern and antique pieces, this is a lodge that feels like a home. There is also a nearby recreation centre with full gym, steam room, pool, tennis and squash courts, and running track. 

General Facilities

    Laundry service
    Swimming Pool
    Wi-fi available


Legendary Lodge is known for its wonderful and attentive service and tasty, home-style meals. In keeping with the relaxed atmosphere, meal times are flexible. Wake-up calls are accompanied by a cup of freshly brewed coffee or tea before you tuck into a buffet of fruits, cereals and pastries, or full cooked breakfast if you prefer. Light lunches are followed by a 3-course evening meal with a deliciously varied menu and wines.

One Bedroom Cottage

Discreetly positioned, the cottages at the Legendary Lodge all have private lounge spaces with fireplaces and bedroom areas with king-sized beds hung with mosquito nets. Décor complements that of the main lodge, with white walls and linen offset by dark woods and simple rugs. The cottages have generous en suite bathrooms and direct-dial phones, broadband connections, complimentary mini-bars and fruit baskets, as well as their own private verandahs, looking out onto the gardens and with views of Mount Meru.

One Bedroom Cottage AMENITIES

    Air conditioning
    En-suite bathroom
    Mini bar
    Mosquito net
    Safe in room


  • Cycling safaris
  • Full-day safaris
  • Game drives
  • Picnics
  • Private game-drives
  • Shopping
  • dates rates from board basis
  • 20 May 2017 - 10 Nov 2017 $580 Full Board Plus
  • 11 Nov 2017 - 14 Dec 2017 $410 Full Board Plus
  • 15 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017 $580 Full Board Plus
  • 01 Jan 2018 - 05 Jan 2018 $580 Full Board Plus
  • 06 Jan 2018 - 28 Feb 2018 $580 Full Board Plus
  • 01 Mar 2018 - 19 May 2018 $410 Full Board Plus
  • 20 May 2018 - 10 Nov 2018 $580 Full Board Plus
  • 11 Nov 2018 - 14 Dec 2018 $410 Full Board Plus
  • 15 Dec 2018 - 31 Dec 2018 $580 Full Board Plus

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please note, additional room types are also available. Two Bedroom Cottage Request a quote for rate detail

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

Request a quote or speak to one of our African Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.

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Anza Snyman

Anza Snyman

Africa Safari Expert

"Wow, wow, wow - great luxury accommodation in Arusha for the discerning traveller that prefers less crowded places... and with beautiful views of Mount Meru. VERY very spacious rooms. Perfect for honeymooners and families."



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