Forest Chem Chem Lodge is a private 4 star luxury camp/accommodation found in the game rich Tarangire national park Tanzania. The lodge is set under the trees in a beautiful location adjacent to lake Burunge that gives a better view of wildlife viewing . The lodge is owned and operated by chem  chem lodges and camps (chem chem lodge and little chem chem sister lodges) that run unique accommodation across Tanzania. One can be at the lodge by road   transport from Arusha city which takes approximately 2-3 hour drive (180km)  to the park and  50 minutes flying from Arusha CITY  to a close  kuro airstrip then  few  minutes  to drive from airstrip to the lodge to thrill while on Tanzania Tours.

Forest Chem chem  lodge consist of  4  elegant and LUXURY VINTAGE  Tents that includes 1 family tent overlooking the stunning wilderness  that are harmony  built in traditional African  style with  stones and local woods in  a cozy environment with  modern comfort.  Tents are well decorated, elevated  and furnished with private en suite facilities  of flushing toilets,  bathroom with  hot and cold showers , mosquito nets,  hair driers, towels, free  toiletries chairs and tables a complementary bottled water and many more .

Forest Chem Chem Lodge
Forest Chem Chem Lodge

Tents have lare  verandas and sitting areas overlooking  the stunning view  over the plain and baobab trees /wilderness  lake burunge  and surrounding area .  Tents are un parallel and well equipped with comfortable clean and washed beddings containing queen and king beds.  There are campfires at the lodge where guests relax as they share experiences about the safaris, it also provides warmth to visitors during chilly weather. Tents are in different sizes with single beds for individuals, double bed/twin and family tent for family travellers or couple  with different cost ranging from 200$ per night and above , sometimes rate goes  slightly high during  high /peak season than in Low season.

Forest chem chem lodge offers more services and facilities which include;

  A Dining tent  that serves  different flavored and unique meals  both international and  African- inspired  meals that meets  guests choice . They offer barbecue breakfast  picnic lunch and  dinner  served by well trained, friendly  and organized staff . You can have meals in any place of you choice either Veranda overlooking the animal roaming around the lodge since its not fenced  or in the dining area .they also serve bush diners overlooking the stars in the sky and bush breakfast enjoying the sunrises.

A well  stocked  bar/lounge with  variety of drinks , local ,cocktail  , wines, spirits and international beer,  you enjoy the sundowner  cocktail or monk tail  while overlooking  the spectacular view  over the plain and baobab tree , wildlife visiting the lodge  and   the surrounding area .

Services;  Free parking space available,  camping at the lodge available ,offers airport pick -ups and drop-offs,  Laundry  and house -keeping services available .

 WIFI  hotspot available at the lodge that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends.

Activities to do while at the lodge include; Game viewing that will give a chance to spot wide range of animals,  nature walks in the park, bird watching to mention but a few.

Tarangire national park is considered to be the sixth largest park in Tanzania country found in south east of  Manyara national park in the Northern part of Tanzania. The name of the park comes from Tarangire river that crosses the park and the river is the only source of fresh waters for animals in Tarangire eco system.

Forest Chem Chem Lodge
Forest Chem Chem Lodge

It occupies the total area of 2,850 KM squared and its 150Km from Arusha. The park is small with twenty six mammal, famous with large herd of big five animals like; Buffaloes , elephants, zebras, enlands,  Rhinos  Impalas ,antelopes, mention but a few   and 500 bird species like; yellow necked , helmeted,  barbet,  starling ,swift ,stripped swallows etc. The park has different categories of accommodation like;   Budget,   Mid range   and   luxury accommodation that  are convenient and affordable to guests visitors visiting  tarangire national park.  There are more different  activities  to do while in the Park which include;  Game viewing, you spot different animals in the park   , Visiting Tarangire River , Cultural visits in the local village,  Camping , Bird watching/Birding since the park has more bird species ,Boat trip at  Tarangire river ,  sightseeing trips , hot air balloon riding in tarangire park etc.  its 60 $ to enter the park .Dry season is the best period to visit  tarangire national park as animals are migrating in June- September hence giving a chance to see some of the animals

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