LAKE DULUTI LODGE- ARUSHA, TANZANIA
Lake Duluti Lodge is referred to a mid- range accommodation (3.5 star) situated in the quiet and exclusive areas outside Arusha just 10 minutes’ drive from Town on the foothills of Mount Meru standing on the 30 acres of coffee plantation landscape in Tanzania region. The lodge is found in Tropical Forest with the view of the Crater Lake. . The lodge is 20 km away from Arusha city center and 50 km from Kilimanjaro International Airport (gateway destination to different parts in Tanzania) to and approximately 30 minutes journey by Taxi . The lodge is convenient and business friendly to guests with the stunning views of Mt MERU, Crater Lake and surrounding areas.
Lake Duluti lodge consist of 19 comfortable and elegant Chalets with the view of MT. Meru that reflects the contemporary African traditional building style with local stones and woods and modern comfort. Chalets can accommodate different guests, single, doubles, twin, triple and family rooms. Chalets are well decorated and furnished with private en suite facilities of Clean flushing toilets, hot and cold showers with Bathtubs , mosquito nets, chairs and tables , Air conditioning , Flat screen TVs , extinguishers , air conditioning , private balconies ,rooftop terraces and sitting areas, you relax while enjoying the spectacular view of Mount Meru , lake duluti and surrounded lush garden . Rooms are well equipped with comfortable beds with washed clean beddings and ceiling fans. There are bonfires in the rooms where fire glows with comfortable chairs , guests relax after Tanzania safari tour experience as they share stories not only that it also provides warmth to visitors during cold days. Room cost 200$ per night and above BUT the rate is not constant, it keeps changing especially during High season the rate goes slightly high than in Low season.
Lake Duluti lodge offers more services and facilities which include; A restaurant with additional poolside menu of light bites that serves different fresh meal both international and local meals that meets guests choice ; breakfast in the bush ,lunch and dinner in the dining room(IN AND OUTDOOR DINNER) served by well trained, Welcoming and organized staff .
A well- stocked bar with variety of good selection 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 , Mt Meru , crater lake and surrounding area ,
A blue water swimming pool that cools off the hot Arusha afternoon , Free parking space available, Laundry services available , WIFI available at the lodge in the main building that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends.
Business centers with conference that caters for over 20 people, wedding & meeting places for corporate function, Massage services are offered, Gift Craft shop available at the lodge with more African style gifts like shoes, clothes , safari essentials , Recreational areas available at the lodge like swimming, hiking and climbing , nature walks ,board games (football and tennis playing) and many others.
Arusha is the city in north eastern part of Tanzania lower mount Meru and on the eastern edge of the great Rift valley . Arusha town is the gate way to safari destinations in Tanzania and to Mt Kilimanjaro the highest Africa’s peak lying on 100Km northeast and west of Serengeti national park home of different wildlife like; Lions, Buffaloes, Giraffes, zebras, antelopes, Impalas ,Rhinoes, leopards etc and different species of birds.
Tanzania is an east African country bordering Uganda in the north, Kenya in the North east, Malawi and Mozambique in the south, Rwanda, Burundi and democratic Republic Congo in the west. Dodoma is the current capital city of Tanzania though Dar-el-salaam was the former. Arusha city has the total population of 416,442 and 323,198 of surrounding Arusha district. There are different activities to do while staying at the lodge include; city tour in Arusha town, Hiking and climbing at mount Kilimanjaro since it has three volcanic cones; Kibo , Mawezi and shira as a dormant volcanoes in Tanzania , bird watching/Birding , Visiting mount Meru water falls, Arusha village experience, Arusha declaration Museum etc and visiting different National parks in Tanzania . Arusha has different accommodation; budget , mid range and luxury accommodations which are friendly to guests visiting Tanzania