• Location: Tanzania, Tarangire
  • Type of Accommodation: Tented Lodge
  • Comfort Level: Luxury


Tarangire Treetops sits alone in a private game reserve which is home to buffalo, lion, cheetah, leopard and elephant. The lodge consists of treehouses positioned on a hill with views to Lake Manyara and the Rift Valley wall. 

You can spend your days enjoying game drives in the nearby national park in specially designed 4x4 vehicles with knowledgeable and entertaining driver-guides. Night drives are also available and will provide you with a different view of the diverse inhabitants of the bush.

Walking safaris are conducted by armed, highly trained and knowledgeable guides and give you the opportunity for an 'up close and personal' adventure. Between game viewing activities at Tarangire Treetops you can visit the local Maasai villages or relax by the pool overlooking the waterhole in the camp. 

The perfect way to complete a day's safari is at the Baobab Bar, built around a gracious old baobab tree, where you can enjoy a refreshing cocktail while watching an incredible Tarangire sunset.


  • Tarangire has the best elephant sightings in Africa
  • One of the best game viewing experiences in dry season
  • Game drives, night drives, walking safaris & cultural visits available
  • Stay in 65 square metre tree-houses
  • Memorable African dining experiences
  • Fully inclusive safari experience

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The main lodge, wrapped around an ancient Baobab tree features an expansive deck supporting an open-sided lounge and dining area. The lodge is decorated in local materials, African artifacts and reclaimed wood creating a rustic yet stylish atmosphere. A small curio shop is situated behind the reception area. Below the lounge and dining room is a peaceful swimming pool deck, an ideal place to relax with a good book and escape the African heat.

General Facilities

    Babysitting service available
    Laundry service
    Swimming Pool
    Wi-fi available


The creative menus at Tarangire Treetops try, wherever possible, to use locally sourced produce and draw on international themes with a modern twist on classic dishes. The dining area with its thatched roof and open sides provides a peaceful setting. Dinners are often moved to the traditional Boma with its roaring camp fire or around the swimming pool, lit by candles. Exotic bush breakfasts are also available. Enjoying a meal surrounded by beautiful African wilderness for a dining experience you are sure to remember for years to come.

Standard Room

Accommodation at Tarangire Treetops comprises 20 thatched treehouse suites which are built on platforms high amongst the branches of baobab, mopani and wild fig trees.

The entire room is enclosed in mosquito netting and the walls are, in fact, flaps, which can be rolled up to create a feeling of space and bring you in closer contact with the bush.

The furnishings blend natural materials with contemporary décor and each tree house has an en suite bathroom with a double shower. Your private balcony is a good place to relax, looking down on the world, and perhaps do a bit of game spotting.

Standard Room AMENITIES

    Outdoor area
    Safe in room
    En-suite shower only


  • Bird watching
  • Bush dining
  • Day tours
  • Game drives
  • Local village visits
  • Night drives
  • Guided walking safaris
  • dates rates from board basis
  • 01 Jul 2016 - 31 Oct 2016 $745 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 01 Nov 2016 - 19 Dec 2016 $680 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 20 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2016 $745 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 01 Jan 2017 - 04 Jan 2017 $745 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 05 Jan 2017 - 15 Mar 2017 $680 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 16 Mar 2017 - 31 May 2017 $500 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 01 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017 $680 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 01 Jul 2017 - 31 Oct 2017 $745 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 01 Nov 2017 - 19 Dec 2017 $680 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 20 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017 $745 Fully Inclusive Plus

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

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.

Traveller Reviews

  • We took a flight to Tarangire Treetops. How amazing! The rooms are just what you would imagine if you were writing a storybook. The independent rooms are set up in the trees with winding staircases leading up to them. They have a trap door at the top of the stairs to keep animals out. The rooms were luxurious inside with beautiful characteristics. I loved the fixtures to include the shampoo and soap dispensers made out of ostrich eggs. Nicholas, our butler, was so warm and friendly. It was fantastic! We were there over Christmas and they had a lot of special touches to include Christmas presents, crackers at dinner, gingerbread cookies, and a Maasai dance performance at night. We also had an incredible opportunity to visit a Maasai village (a man and his 11 wives with their children and grandchildren). They performed singing and dancing. We were able to see inside one of the homes and purchase some of their handiwork. It was a very moving and memorable experience. Stanford took us on amazing safari drives. He was informative and as nice as could be. We saw hundreds of elephants, giraffes, antelope, and more. The scenery was beautiful. We didn’t see any other jeeps, aside from our companion jeep. It felt so private. What a privilege to see the animals in their natural habitat.

    Laurie Laychak, March 2016
  • Our absolute favorite accommodation! Great staff! Spacious, comfortable rooms. Enjoyed evening dinners with Maasai singing and dancing. We were glad to see that this lodge offered night-time game drives.

    Harry Lesner, September 2013
  • The room was beyond fabulous and there was a small group of elephants right outside the veranda... perfect! We loved our space and enjoyed being on the balcony immensely.

    Lois Kelley, October 2012
  • Overall it was excellent. All the other lodges were absolutely excellent. I'll certainly book with you, since overall we were very satisfied.

    Myrlene Charles, September 2012
  • The managers and staff at Treetops were superlative and we had an outstanding experience there.

    Daniel Thys, April 2012
  • We loved every minute of it... Tarangire, Lake Manyara, the Serengeti... and our stays at the Treetops, the Manor (unbelievable place, we were speechless!)

    Linda Dauriz, April 2012
  • Tarangire Treetops has excellent rooms, good service, good food and is clean. The park is fantastic and is great as a first impression of wild Africa.

    Ruben Escobar, April 2012
  • We especially enjoyed Kichwa Tembo, Kusini, and Tarangire Treetops. The Serena at Ngorongoro Crater was quite nice.

    Bob Atwell, March 2011
  • The Tarangire Tree Top Lodge was a great place to begin our trip. The accommodations were remote, lovely and scenic.

    Debbie Ross, September 2010
  • Tarangire Treetops Lodge was great & we had a wonderful time .The accommodation was very good & the food & service was excellent. Our guide Emmanuel was excellent & looked after us for 6 days ,he was very courteous & helpful.

    Avalon Lister, September 2010

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Anja Naude

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"Tarangire Treetops is simply amazing. The rooms are elevated and mostly built around trees - like tree houses so you get the views onto the plains from your room! They offer an extensive children's prgramme, two bomas, a swimming pool and lovely sundowners on "Sundowner Hill" - overlooking the plains!"



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Our absolute favorite accommodation! Great staff! Spacious, comfortable rooms. Enjoyed evening dinners with Maasai singing and dancing. We were glad to see that this lodge offered night-time game drives.

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