Lake Manyara Hotel is situated on the fringe of the vertiginous western escarpment of the great Rift Valley, in the tiny stunning Lake Manyara National Park – an enormous natural wilderness.
Due to the variety of habitats inside the park Lake Manyara National Park supports not only a huge quantity and diversity of wild animals but birds as well. The park has a variety of tree species including flat topped acacia trees commonly referred to as umbrella trees, sausage trees, doum palms, baobabs trees plus the yellow fever trees.
This park has more than 380 different bird species that have been recorded in the past couple of years, in addition to several migrant species. The thousands of Greater flamingoes and lesser flamingoes that over and over congregate around the shore of Lake Manayara are a great spectacle worth observing during your visit in this park. When it comes to listing the birds species here the list is really long however here are some of the bird species you will see in the park: the cattle-white egrets, grey black headed herons, marabou-saddle billed- yellow billed stork, Sacred glossy hadada ibis ,spur winged-Egyptian geese , different species of duck and the spurwin crowned blacksmith Plovers.
Lake Manyara is well known for its resident tree climbing lions, despite the fact that there are several other wild animals you will come across while exploring the park such as huge elephants, numerous buffalos, several hippos, giraffes, warthogs, impalas, zebras, waterbucks, along with reedbucks.
Various types of primates are found within the park’s forest including baboons, blue monkeys and the vervet monkeys. Watch out for lizards particularly on the banks of the river, old termite-mounds as well as mongeese.
With stylishly designed architectural structures, its true traditional African pattern decorations form a distinctive atmosphere which perfectly combines tranquility with all the best of experience. This accommodation provides a memorable Safari Experience from its wonderful location.
The hotel is only 125 Kilometers from Arusha (One hour drive), 355 kilometers from Namanga (along the Kenyan Border) and 165 kilometers from Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).
Location: Lake Manyara Hotel is situated inside Lake Manyara National Park
Accommodation at Lake Manyara Hotel:
The hotel features 100 large guestrooms, each of them having a private balcony with spectacular views the Rift Valley and the numerous pink flamingoes that crowd the lake.
Seventy Twin Rooms
Twenty eight Double Rooms (having a double bed)
Each room is beautifully decorated in a true African style, and it is completely fitted with:
Inside bathrooms with Bathtub and a Shower
A Central Heating System
Beds with Mosquito Nets
Wake-up Calls only on request
3 inter-connected rooms particularly intended for families plus Eight others are Luxurious Rooms.
Third beds plus baby cots available on demand
A Restaurant plus Bar with views over the lake offering Exotic Foods plus a variety of Drinks
Safety Deposit Boxes available at the Reception
a Professional Nurse on Standby for Medical Assistance
Currency Exchange Service
Telephone, Fax, Radio & Mailing Communication Facilities
Babysitting services On Request
Boutique and Souvenir Shop