Manyara Wildlife Safari Camp
Overview
Somewhere in the middle of the rolling grasslands of Tanzania, against the dramatic angles of the Rift Valley Escarpment and the overlooking Lake Manyara stands The Lake Manyara Wildlife Camp. The 600 meter high golden Rift Valley Escarpment creates a crater on the edge of which the camp is located.
Lake Manyara Wildlife Camp is able to offer the most luxurious safari accommodations while remaining true to the natural element of the safari experience. Our camp comprises of ten luxurious canvas tented lodgings and sixteen self-contained cottages, all with private balconies overlooking the real Africa, majestic, unfiltered and unadorned. Our Honeymoon suite is particularly impressive, with two private viewing decks, Jacuzzi bathtub and King Size bed with rich furnishings including luxury bathrobes.
The Bush Dinner experience is not to be missed, as special performers will join you at the dining site to showcase some real Tanzanian culture. The camp also offers night drives upon request, enabling you to view Lake Manyara's diverse nightlife.
Our renowned restaurant caters to all tastes, serving up a delicious variety of Barbeque, Chinese, Indian, Italian and Continental dishes until from 7am to 11pm. All of our bedrooms include large beds, en-suite bathrooms, private balconies or viewing decks, electricity during fixed generator hours, luggage storage space as well as an infinity swimming pool.
The full-service sports bar is open until midnight and offers a range of alcoholic beverages, our upstairs lounge houses our large flat screen television for your late night enjoyment and to stay caught up on your favorite sporting event during your vacation. All room reservations include continental breakfast from 6 to 10 am.
You cannot deny Ernest Hemingway’s comment on Manyara as, "The Loveliest place visited in Africa".
Accommodation
Ten canvas safari tents and sixteen self-contained cottages are scattered across the camp to blend into the natural surroundings and offer unique views from individual balconies of the real African wilderness. Our Honeymoon Suite offers the most unbelievable private view of Lake Manyara, all of the accommodations feature balconies, perfect for watching the region’s famous sunsets.
Tents and cottages are designed with comfort and location in mind, with our individual balconies giving you an unobstructed view of the Lake Manyara region and impressive Rift Valley Escarpment. Our accommodation features natural furnishings with wooden beds, traditional 'Nyazi’ roofing and lush dining area.
Bedrooms come equipped with en-suite bathroom, luxurious hot shower, comfortable bed, extra blankets, bedside lamps, elegant mosquito nets and unrivalled view of what Ernest Hemingway called "The Most Beautiful Place on Earth".
Our lodge is fitted with modern amenities, offering comfortable bedrooms, hot water during generator hours, and elegant mosquito nets as well as en-suite bathrooms. All room rates include continental breakfast and access to hotel facilities including infinity swimming pool located on a cliff looking onto the Rift Valley Escarpment and Lake Manyara.
Special pricing is available for residents of Tanzania. Please inquire by giving us a call in advance and arriving with your identification to redeem this offer.
Check-in time is at 2 pm local time and checkout is at noon.
Restaurant
Enjoy the beauty of nature while you feast in luxury. Our restaurant adds to the Luxury Safari atmosphere serving up delicious meals inspired by locally grown ingredients. We offer a truly fine dining experience during your stay with us; Lake Manyara Wildlife Camp carries a selection of wines and libations to enjoy at the end of your day.
Our meals are prepared with the finest ingredients with special care put into every item that we serve. We believe in high quality food for our clients and serve up the best food in the region.
We offer room service during the restaurants’ hours of operation and will be happy to serve your meal in the courtyard if you should so desire. Our staff is happy to accommodate any adjustments on menu items based upon personal preferences or allergies.
Lodge Restaurant: Located in the main building of the Lake Manyara Wildlife Camp, the Lodge Restaurant offers a variety of continental, Indian, Italian and Local food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Patrons are welcomed into the high ceiling traditional roof dining area which offers great views of the Rift Valley Escarpment.
Breakfast is served with flair as a large buffet is presented along with an omelet bar manned by a professional chef from seven to ten-thirty in the morning. Delicious snacks and desserts are available from the restaurant throughout the day for a quick bite – perfect for any occasion.
Visitors have the option to enjoy their meals indoors in the classic safari dining room; in the garden area facing the swimming pool and Lake Manyara itself or in the upstairs lounge while sitting in comfort.
Bush Dinner in Manyara: Our Bush Dinner is quite the experience. We set up a full dinner at the bottom of the cliff upon which the camp is situated and your group is escorted down a gentle paved path with classic streetlights to come upon dinner and a show in the isolated wilderness surrounding Lake Manyara.
Barbeque is set up especially for this event, and local Masai tribesmen will be invited from the nearby settlement, or boma to perform and sell handicrafts. Dining under the stars in this, the most beautiful of places is an experience not to be missed.
Contact us in advance to arrange for this service during your stay with us.
Hakuna Matata Bar: Our bar offers a variety of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages until midnight every day. Be sure to catch your favorite sports matches on our large flat screen television in the upstairs lounge, or sit in our comfortable leisure area.
We’re fully stocked to make any of your favorite drinks, provide a selection of wines or simply serve you a nice cold beer while you relax at the bar, in the lounge or outside.
Manyara Wildlife Safari Camp