Luxury accommodation close to Arusha town and national park
Standing on a verdant 140-acre coffee plantation alongside the road between Usa River and Arusha National Park, the impressive new 139-room tourist village known as Ngurdoto Lodge is affiliated to the Impala Hotel in downtown Arusha and has some of the best facilities of any lodge or hotel in the Arusha Area. Offering spacious grounds and gardens, natural streams and water features, and wonderful views of both Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru, Ngurdoto Lodge also offers a 9-hole golf course, a fully-equiped gym, health club, 2 tennis courts, badminton court, swimming pool,600-seat conference centre, 24-hr internet access, 2 restaurants and 2 bars.
Ngurdoto Lodge is 27 km from Arusha and 3 km off the Moshi-Arusha Road.
Arusha is connected by daily internal flights with Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar and Mwanza. There are several flights weekly to the Seronera airstrip in Serengeti National Park, Musoma and Shinyanga. There are also frequent flights to Lake Manyara and Tarangire National Parks. Several international airlines have flights into Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA), which is half way between Arusha and Moshi whilst a number of internal flights use Arusha Airport (about 8km out of town).
The Ngurdoto Lodge offers 139 rooms: 60 rooms in double storey thatched rondavel buildings, 72 rooms in the main building and 7 suites, all ensuite with king size bed, fireplace and balcony. All Ngurdoto Lodge rooms offer direct dial telephone, mini bars, satellite TV, tea and coffee making facilities, safe). Some rooms have disabled access, most have baths and jacuzzis.
Dining and bars
Ngurdoto Lodge’s main restaurant is situated on the ground floor overlooking the swimming pool. Airy and spacious with large glass windows, it enjoys an uninterrupted view of both Mt. Kilimanjaro and Mt Meru.
This restaurant located on the second floor has a magnificent view of both the mountains as well, and the lush vegetation as a backdrop giving it a picturesque effect. The lodge also offers a BBQ ranch and a coffee shop.
The Ngurdoto Lodge menu will typically include a wide selection of East Africa, Tanzania and traditional safari choices as well as numerous international choices.
Conferences and events
Ngurdoto Lodge offers a selection of conference facilities as follows:
Victoria Conference Room: Accommodates up to 600 people and has simultaneous translating facilities
Meru Conference Room: Accommodates up to 400 people
Maasai Board Room: Accommodates up to 40 people and is ideal for small seminars and meetings
Business Center: with the internet cafe and offers secretarial facilities.
Special Events; Weddings, Outdoor catering, Theme lunches and dinners, Bush breakfasts, and lunches, Traditional dances, Live entertainment.
Weddings and honeymoons
Ngurdoto Lodge makes an ideal Tanzania wedding destination.
Ngurdoto Lodge welcomes children and will be pleased to supply additional beds. The lodge also offers a children’s play area and toddlers pool.
What to see and do
The Ngurdoto Lodge offers an 18-hole golf course, a fully-equiped gym, health club, 2 tennis courts, badminton court, swimming pool,600-seat conference centre, 24-hr internet access, 2 restaurants and 2 bars.