Lying at an altitude of 1 400 metres (4 600 feet) gives African View Lodge commanding views of the Rift Valley landscape and one of its most famous features - Mount Meru, Tanzania’s second highest mountain.
Complete with a wide range of activities and excursions in addition to having Arusha National Park on its doorstep, this charming lodge offers cottage-style accommodation, conveniently set around a large swimming pool and garden, as well as a more private tree-house suite. Guests also have the advantage of complimentary Wi-Fi and plenty of opportunities to relax after a long-haul flight or before a safari along Tanzania’s world-famous northern circuit. There is a massage service available and a restaurant with bar and beer garden; you even get a hot-water bottle in your bed on chilly nights!
African View Lodge is a short drive from the town of Arusha, the most important travel hub for northern Tanzania’s top destinations such as the Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater and Lake Manyara. Such a location makes the lodge ideal for travellers looking for an overnight accommodation as they begin or end their Tanzania safari as Kilimanjaro International Airport is just a 30-minute drive away. African View Lodge offers has much to offer, depending on how long you stay: you can sit back on a game drive in Arusha National Park, visit a traditional Maasai village, tour local coffee farms or join a guide on a canoe and look for African fish eagles and giant monitor lizards on Lake Duluti.