Tanzania is a unique safari destination in east Africa with so many wildlife game parks to discover, birds to visit, incredible landscape features and crowned with interesting friendly people.
Tanzania safaris have a wide range of excellent accommodation options from luxury five star Tanzania Hotels, luxury safari lodges and tented campsite, budget bush camps and other Tanzania accommodation options to choose from. All Tanzania accommodation varies with different standards and quality each directly impacting on the total safari travel cost. It is common that Tanzania safari companies and travel agents will include your Tanzania accommodation and lodge in Tanzania safari packages
Each of the major cities and towns in Tanzania has a wide range of Tanzania hotels for overnight accommodation to tourists and business travelers. There are hotels in Dar-es-salaam the capital, in the safari town of Arusha, in Dodoma and from all other small towns located near different Tanzania National parks.
Tanzania hotels have well furnished rooms with private Balconies, satellite television, telephones and 24/7 room service. The hotels offer swimming pools, internet services, gift shops, restaurants, bars, conference facilities, lush backyard and gardens and many other facilities.
The hotels range from luxury five star Tanzania Hotels, standard 3star/4 star accommodation, boutique hotels and budget simple Tanzania hotels. Tanzania hotel prices will range from USD 60-599 per night depending on the town, type of hotel and the season. Cheap Tanzania hotel packages are available in the off peak season of July to November
Tanzania safari lodges
These Tanzania safari accommodation options are found in areas near and within Tanzania National parks and game reserves. They range from luxury safari lodges to cheap Tanzania game lodges-depending on the national park you are visiting on your Tanzania safari.
The luxury and semi-luxury Tanzania travel lodges are usually located in frequently visited National parks like Serengeti and Ngorongoro. Rooms are elegantly furnished, have magnificent views over park, swimming pools, private Jacuzzi, satellite television and telephone, 240V electricity, day care services, conference facilities and gift shops. Some of the luxury safari lodges in Tanzania are the chain of Serena lodges or Sopa lodges.
The standard game lodges resemble 3 star hotel accommodation but these are tucked away in the wild with grass thatched chalets, fitted bathrooms, en-suite bathrooms, air conditioned rooms and restaurants serving game meats and international cuisines.
Tanzania Safari Camps
Tented camps are a more popular way of experience Tanzania safari as these have permanent canvas tenting facilities located near serene, quiet spots like on river banks. Tanzania tented camps have large walk-in canvas tents erected on platforms with private en-suite bathroom facilities with hot showers, quality restaurants, bars and some have swimming pools
Bush camps are familiar with backpacking tourist in Tanzania and often uses public campsites, which all offer basic facilities including communal toilets, washing areas, hot showers and usually a bar. At campsites all meals are served outside, using tables and chairs. they have budget accommodation rates but tourists are encouraged to bring their own drinking water, food, guides and take enough fuel supplies.