OREMITI LODGE –LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK
Oremiti lodge is a mid range accommodation situated on the shores of Lake Manyara ,15 minutes away from Lake manyara national park in Tanzania region. The lodge is situated in the hidden place with the view of the lake , breathtaking views over the wilderness and Majestic Views of Great rift valley . The lodge is under Tingitana lodges and camps that runs and manages different accommodation across Tanzania . One can be at the lodge by road transport from arusha town taking approximately 2-3 hours drive from Arusha city ( the gateway destination to different parks of Tanzania ) then an hour from tarangire national park and 50 minutes to fly to the close serena airstrip then 25 minutes to be transferred to the lodge .
Oremiti lodge contains 15 permanent elegant and comfortable bungalow rooms divided in 3 categories ; standard , family bunglowthat accommodates 6 people and suite rooms overlooking the Rift valley escarpment over lake manyara built in African Traditional style with natural materials of local woods and grass thatched roof with modern comfort . Rooms are well decorated and furnished and elevated with raised wooden platform with private en suite facilities of flushing toilets, hot and cold shower , wrapped mosquito nets, Air conditioning , flat screen Tvs ,hair driers ,private bungalows ,sitting areas and terraces that gives stunning views of the lodge .
Rooms are well equipped with comfortable clean king sized beds. There are fire places at the lodge where guests relax and share stories/experience about the safaris and its also provides warmth to visitors staying during the night. Rooms are in different sizes; single , double and triple rooms that cost 200$ per night and above, during High/ peak season the rate is slightly high than in Low season.
Oremiti lodge offers more services and facilities which include; A restaurant that serves delicious meal types both international and local cuisine (vegetarian and non- vegetarian) to meet guests choice ; continental breakfast overlooking the wilderness , picnic lunch and dinner in the dining room and in the bush served by well trained, welcoming and organized staff .
A blue water swimming pool that cools off the hot afternoon with a well- stocked bar that has good selection of drinks both alcoholic and nonalcoholic refreshments ie. local ,cocktail , wines, spirits and international beers, you relax and sip the monk tail while overlooking the spectacular view of lake Manyara , the great rift valley escarpment and surrounding areas , Free and ample parking space available, complementary bottled water , Laundry services available , Airport pickups and drop-offs offered , Wifi available at the lodge that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends,
Business centers with meetings place and honey moon package etc , massage services are offered Excellent and comfortable clean beddings, Craft shop available at the lodge with more African style gifts like shoes, safari essentials , Recreational areas available at the lodge like boating at lake manyara, game drive, football playing , hiking mention but a few.
Lake Manyara national park is situated in northern side of Tanzania occupying the total area of 352 Km squared including 230km squared of lake surface . The park is situated between lake Manyara and the great Rift Valley, it is found 126Km south west of Arusha in Tanzania . The park is among the most visited and protected area in Tanzania’s Arusha and Manyara Region. The park contains different animals which include; Elephants , Buffaloes ,Impalas, Antelopes, Zebras, Warthogs, Monkeys , Hippos ,Hyenas, Baboons, wildebeests , Giraffes etc and over 350 species of birds like; Eurasian Migrant Birds, Acacia Associated Birds, Raptors and 3 endangered Tanzania species like black collared love birds and ashly starling birds etc. Manyara national park is also famous for its Flocks of flamingos and tree climbing Lions.
There are different attractions and activities in manyara national park which include; game drive since the park has more animals, you spot various animals while migrating from Tarangire , boat cruise at manyara lake, hot air ballooning, bird watching/birding since the park contains more bird species, nature walks in the park, , flying safaris, cultural visit in the local homes and many more activities. The park has different accommodations; Budget ,Mid range and luxury which are convenient and affordable to guests choices especially In the northern part of lake manyara national park