In and near Arusha you can choose from:

Kia Lodge (Moivaro Group)

Kia Lodge is conveniently located right at Kilimanjaro International Airport, making it a perfect place for arrival night or to book a dayroom before departure. There is a pool, gift shop, welcoming bar and open dining room. Each of the forty thatched cottages is air-conditioned and often has a view of Kilimanjaro across the plains.

Arumeru River Lodge

Located on the main road between Arusha and Kilimanjaro International Airport about thirty five minutes drive from Arusha Town, Arumeru River Lodge is built on an old coffee farm and has twenty rooms, a pool, bar, dining room and beautiful lounge area as well as great views of Kilimanjaro and Mt. Meru.

River Trees

This popular owner operated lodge nestled between Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru, in natural gardens along the Usa River, is known for its country atmosphere and delicious food. Combining old world ambiance, African country elegance, excellent farm cuisine, personal service and genuine warmth from the hosts, Rivertrees is simply a magical place to stay.

Arusha Coffee Lodge

Situated next to the Arusha Airport where most of the daily flights for the northern safari circuit depart from, Arusha Coffee Lodge is planted in the middle of Tanzania's largest coffee estate. The popular lodge has a classic appearance and lovely furnishings with eighteen 'plantation houses' featuring a split-level living room area and a private deck patio.

Mountain Village Lodge (Serena Hotels)

Mountain Village offers the fine standards one has come to expect from Serena. The lodge is surrounded by coffee plantations and. there are views out to Lake Duluti from the main reception building which houses a lounge, library, restaurant, boutique and business centre. The stone cottages offer comfortable rooms and elegantly appointed suites. From the lodge you can walk, mountain bike or canoe on the lake.

Moivaro Lodge (Moivaro Group)

Coffee plantations and lovely gardens surround the flagship lodge of the Moivaro Group. Located just outside Arusha, there's a pool, conference facilities, a 2km-walking track, gift shop, playground for children, massage services and much more. Most of the forty-two individual thatched cottages can accommodate triples and the restaurant serves homegrown vegetables.

Kibo Palace Hotel

This relatively new contemporary city hotel is located in the lush 'corridor' area of Arusha town. Its central location is perfect for forays into town for site seeing or shopping. Or just relax at the pool or in the cosy bar or choose to work out at the fitness centre. There are seventy-seven rooms including some suites as well as a restaurant and gift shop. Rooms have TV, hair dryer and wireless Internet available.

Impala Hotel

One of the original hotels in Arusha, Impala Hotel is conveniently located near the Clock Tower for easy shopping excursions into town. There are several restaurants including a popular Indian one and the pool is set in nice gardens.

Outpost Lodge

The outpost is a moderately priced lodge located in Arusha town and very popular stopover for those familiar with Arusha. The quiet gardens and pool area compliment the simple, clean but rustic rooms. This is basic accommodation with a good location, there is even a mini-gym to work out the kinks from a long flight.