LAKE CHALA SAFARI LODGE TANZANIA
Lake chala safari lodge is a mid range accommodation lying on southeastern side of Mt. Kilimanjaro (Africa,s highest mountain) just 55 kilometers from Moshi Tanzania Region. The lodge is found in Chala remote areas on the edge of caldera lake against dramatic volcanic backdrop surrounded by diverse plants ,tree and wildlife. One can be at the lodge by road from Arusha which takes approximately 2-3 hour while flying from arusha it takes about 45minutes flight to the close Kilimanjaro international airport. Arusha is the gateway destination to different parks in Tanzania. The lodge is convenient and business friendly to guests with its breathtaking views of MT . Kilimanjaro and surrounding areas.
Lake Chala safari lodge consist of over 8 comfortable and spacious en-suite rooms with the stunning views over the caldera and chala savannah reflecting the traditional African building style with local woods and grass thatched roofs . Rooms are well decorated , elevated with raised wooden platform and furnished with private en suite facilities like flushing toilets, hot and cold showers , mosquito nets , televisions, private balconies, terraces and sitting areas ,you relax while enjoying the spectacular view of mount Kilimanjaro , the caldera , chala savannah and surrounding area .
The lodge also has six campsites all with excellent facilities like Tents for hire especially for guests who like camping, cooking facilities for self- sufficient camping. Rooms are well equipped with comfortable clean beddings and wooden ceiling fans. There are cracking campfires at the lodge where guests relax and share stories about the safari and it also provides warmth to visitors staying at the lodges. Rooms are in different categories depending single, double and triple rooms and rooms cost 200$ per night and above and in High season the rate is slightly high than in Low season.
Lake Chala Safari lodge offers more services and facilities which include; A fine dinning at the caldera restaurant overlooking the crater rim serving different meal both international and local meals that meets guests choice ; continental breakfast while facing the lake ,lunch and dinner in the dining room served by well trained and organized staff ,they also serve bush diners , A well- stocked mini bar with variety of drinks , local ,cocktail , wines, spirits and international beers, you relax and sip the cocktail or monk tail while overlooking the spectacular view of Mt Kilimanjaro , the caldera lake and surrounding area , Free parking space available, Laundry services available , free toiletries , WIFI available at the lodge that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends, business centers with wedding meetings and honey moon package , massage services offered , Excellent and comfortable clean beddings with wooden bed , Craft shop available at the hotel with more African style gifts like shoes, safari essentials , Recreational areas available at the lodge like boating and swimming at the lake ,kayaking viewing, cultural visits and many others.
Mount Kilimanjaro is considered to be the tallest mount in Africa and Mosh i is the municipality and capital city of Kilimanjaro region in the north eastern part of Tanzania. It has the good view of moshi town and Mount Kilimanjaro. Tanzania is an east African country found in the southern part ,it borders with Uganda in the north , Kenya in the north east , Mozambique and Malawi to the south ,Zambia to the south west, Rwanda ,Burundi and Democratic republic of Congo to the west. Mount Kilimanjaro is found in the north Eastern Tanzania and is the highest Africa’s mountain.
Mount Kilimanjaro has its three volcanic cones which include; kibo, mawezi and shira as a dormant volcano in Tanzania. The summit of Kilimanjaro is around 5,895 metres above sea level, which makes it the largest in Africa but way behind the Mount Everest which has a peak of around 8,848 metres. Tourism is the leading and growing activities in Tanzania.
There are different accommodation in Tanzania; budget ,midrange and luxury accommodations which are friendly and convenient to the guests visiting Tanzania. There are different activities to do while staying at Kilimanjaro mountain resort which include; Mount climbing , wildlife viewing since there are many animals near Kilimanjaro , hiking /Climbing mount Kilimanjaro, bird watching/ birding since there are many bird species in Mount Kilimanjaro national park and other activities to do while in different parts of Tanzania especially in different national parks