Set in lush gardens amid forest and crystal clear waters on the slopes of Mount Meru. Ngare Sero Mountain Lodge is a wonderful place to relax and simmer in the immense beauty of East Africa. The lodge was adapted in the early 20th century and it is one of the oldest family lodges in Arusha. It offers 10 Garden Rooms, 2 Main House Suites, and a farm Cottage with 3 bedrooms.

Ngare Sero has been providing personal services for its residents since 1974. Here you can spend the days amid nature, watching the changing colors of the Kilimanjaro glaciers while sipping drinks on the verandah or hiking in the forest inhabited by Colobus and Sykes monkeys as well as hundreds of small animal and bird species. The Lodge is located only 30 minutes (20 km) away from Kilimanjaro International Airport and Arusha town center and it is a perfect base while on safari in northern Tanzania.

Each room is equipped with a kingsize double bed, a separate lounge area with large ottoman sofas that can be turned into single beds, and a spacious bath and dressing room with a bathtub. The generous veranda invites you to lounge and enjoy spectacular views of Mount Meru. The Main house of the lodge was built in 1905 and still retains many of the original features. Long colonial verandas stretch along the front of the house. On the long-armed chairs, you can watch the lake, Monkeys, Birds, and the forest. When the clouds clear up you can sit and admire the grandeur of Mount Kilimanjaro.

A bar next to the reception as well as a fireplace in the living room. Furnished with stone benches and leather Cushions, it is decorated with antiques commemorating Tanzania’s German colonial past. All meals can be served in three locations. A dining room with an outside veranda, a tentacle dining area, or a romantic lake pavilion.

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