We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Mount Meru Game Lodge & Sanctuary

    Arusha-Moshi Road | Usa River, Arusha P.O.Box 2747, Tanzania
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Lock in the lowest price from our partners
          US$ 264
          View Deal
          Traveller (194)
          Room & Suite (69)
          Dining (15)
          Rivertrees Country Inn
          420 reviews
          #2 of 41 hotels in Arusha
           
          Mount Meru Hotel
          550 reviews
          #4 of 41 hotels in Arusha
           
          The African Tulip
          915 reviews
          #1 of 41 hotels in Arusha
           
          Planet Lodge
          417 reviews
          #3 of 41 hotels in Arusha
           
          Overview
          • Excellent39%
          • Very good43%
          • Average12%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “small zoo” (4 reviews)
          “game reserve” (5 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Conference Facilities
          Laundry Service
          3.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          Offers from Mount Meru Game Lodge & Sanctuary
          Special Offer: Free Airport Transfer
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
          Rivertrees Country Inn
          420 reviews
          #2 of 41 hotels in Arusha
           
          Mount Meru Hotel
          550 reviews
          #4 of 41 hotels in Arusha
           
          The African Tulip
          915 reviews
          #1 of 41 hotels in Arusha
           
          Planet Lodge
          417 reviews
          #3 of 41 hotels in Arusha
           
          Rooms
          9 Jul10 Jul
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 264.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Arusha hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "2456d7a1b80e440db4297679c3e68863", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":634087,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[80715510],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":265,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"2456d7a1b80e440db4297679c3e68863","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":265,"lowestMetaPrice":264,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":265,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":265,"lowestMetaPrice":264,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":265,"hotelName":"Mount Meru Game Lodge & Sanctuary","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjI0NTZkN2ExYjgwZTQ0MGRiNDI5NzY3OWMzZTY4ODYzIiwiQUlLIjoiMjkxYzA1NzYzMzA1NDY2NDhjNGY2MmIzMzQ3ODg5OGMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/07/2017", "checkOut": "10/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$ 264", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"80715510":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Turn Your Opinions into Points!
          Turn your opinions into JPMiles
          Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
          *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
          JPMiles / Payback Arrow
          JPMiles / PAYBACK
          50
          Reviews (193)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 171 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          I have stayed and booked this property each time I visit Tanzania, several times per year. It is close to the airport, they do offer transfers, thought I have my own, and the owner, Zummi Cardoso is a very outgoing, hands-on, accommodating manager/owner. The staff...More

          Thank njeri
          Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

          The grounds here are accented by what can only be described as a personal zoo. Beautifully groomed grounds are are accented by a natural pond with buffalo, ostrich, zebra and other creatures situated in such a way as to always allowing the guest to be...More

          Thank glennman
          Reviewed 23 March 2017

          Great staff , good food ,really nice rooms ,, It is very easy to get to from Arusha ,one can use the old Moshi road( recently repaired ) or the new one. Zummi is always Keen to chat and let you know whats going on...More

          Thank joepetters
          Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 7 April 2017

          Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. It's always a pleasure to have you staying with us. We look forward to hosting you again in the near future.

          Reviewed 13 March 2017

          This little hotel is tucked away a few metres of the busy Arusha - Moshi highway set in a safari game park atmosphere with small lake providing home to birds and animals. The rooms are actually small cottages, very cosy feel to the place. Had...More

          Thank AnujJ
          Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 7 April 2017

          Thank you for leaving us such a positive review. It was a pleasure to have you staying with us. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the ''safari game park atmosphere''. We try and keep the grounds and sanctuary as natural as possible. We...More

          Reviewed 22 February 2017

          Had two nights at Meru Game Lodge and loved it! The owner Zummi and his staff were superfriendly and nice, the food very good (and cheap!), there were animals for the kids to look at, and a nice Shanga shop and coffee shop at the...More

          Thank Jutta J
          Rivertrees Country Inn
          420 reviews
          #2 of 41 hotels in Arusha
           
          Mount Meru Hotel
          550 reviews
          #4 of 41 hotels in Arusha
           
          The African Tulip
          915 reviews
          #1 of 41 hotels in Arusha
           
          Planet Lodge
          417 reviews
          #3 of 41 hotels in Arusha
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Conference Facilities
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 216 - US$ 295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 15
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Hotwire and HotelQuickly so you can book your Mount Meru Game Lodge & Sanctuary reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • Tanzania >
          • Arusha Region >
          • Arusha
          • Also Known As
          • Mount Meru Game Lodge And Sanctuary ,
          • Mount Meru Game Lodge & Sanctuary Hotel Arusha ,
          • Mount Meru Game Arusha
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (194)
          Room & Suite (69)
          Dining (15)
          Pool & Beach (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (145)
          Bathroom (12)
          Nearby
          Rivertrees Country Inn
          420 reviews
          .60 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Chinese Whispers
          239 reviews
          18.01 km away
          Georges Tavern
          208 reviews
          17.87 km away
          The Blue Heron
          293 reviews
          17.98 km away
          Rivertrees Country Inn
          100 reviews
          .60 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          The School of St Jude
          66 reviews
          15.74 km away
          Shemeji Safari & Tours Tanzania
          13 reviews
          16.56 km away
          Original Tanzania - Day Tours
          10 reviews
          17.81 km away
          Arusha National Park
          167 reviews
          15.11 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Abhay D
          Are there any safaris available in this part of TZ ? And if there are do you help book your guests for a safari ?
          7 September 2016|
          Answer Show all 5 answers
          Response from lorsnsteve | Reviewed this property |
          Yes you can see quite a few of the National Parks from here and book when you get there or book in advance.
          0
          Votes
          jantoby1
          Can anyone who's stayed there in early July tell me what the mosquitos are like at the Lodge at that time of year?
          11 September 2015|
          Answer Show all 4 answers
          Response from intimateplaces | Property representative |
          Thank you for your question. Mosquitoes are not a problem at the lodge year round. We do realise that this can be a concern for guests coming to Africa so all of our beds are fitted with mosquito nets and all of our rooms... More
          0
          Votes
          Tts311
          I will be finishing up a Kilimanjaro climb before going to Arusha for a safari. I have an extra night and am considering your hotel. Is ground transportation available from Moshi or just the airport? If it's only the airport, is it ok if I'm not flying in that day? (I'm looking at checking in 3 Jan 2016.)
          13 April 2015|
          Answer Show all 4 answers
          Response from intimateplaces | Property representative |
          Please note that Nico Lawson is the Sales & Marketing Manager of Intimate Places and that his reply 28 days ago is the official response from the company.
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "All the rooms are positioned nicely around the property."
          Read review
          "There are several cottages dotted around the premises. A few are right near a stream providing a pleasant..."
          Read review
          "The furthest lodge was nearest the animals. I loved it."
          Read review
          "All rooms are great"
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing