Tanzania: Accommodation

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Hotels in Tanzania

Tanzania provides visitors with a variety of choices when it comes to accommodation. Offering places to stay that suit every budget’s needs from budget hostels to luxury lodges, Tanzania has something for everyone.

Hotels in Tanzania

Tanzania offers a diverse range of hotels catering to all guests’ needs and budgets, from world renowned high end luxury hotels to more recent budget minded accommodation. Most hotels are found in Dar Es Salaam, Arusha, Zanzibar, and Ngorongoro.

For special rates and discounts on hotels and safari lodges in Tanzania, view our hotel section. We provide all of our readers with the latest deals available online.

High end luxury hotels in Tanzania are conveniently located near major attractions, most importantly the national parks, eateries and shops. Typical amenities include a gym, restaurant, outdoor swimming pool in Dar Es Salaam, a view overlooking the Indian Ocean. The Moevenpick Royal Palm Hotel or Fairmont Zanzibar are excellent choices. In Zanzibar book a hotel on the beach or a historic building in Stone Town.
€70 - €150.

Budget Hotels can be found in the regional towns and can make a dream holiday to Tanzania a reality. Although not high quality most budget hotels have central locations and offer the basic amenities. Prices: €30-€90 a night.


Hostels in Tanzania

Hostels in Tanzania

Tanzania hostels can be found within Arusha, Dar es Salaam, Moshi and Zanzibar. From your hostel enjoy easy access to shopping, bars, national parks, restaurants and beaches.

Book an affordable private room or shared dorm (up to 10 people). Some hostels even offer female only dorms. Look forward to a free linen and towels in the morning as well as hot showers and breakfast in the morning. Hostels in Tanzania are a great place and way to meet other travelers and usually provide communal lounges, kitchen facilities, internet access, planned activities and helpful, friendly bilingual staff. Tours can also be booked to explore further a field such as with a trip to Kilimanjaro or Ngorongoro. Prices range from €8 for shared accommodation to € 20 for a private dorm with shared bathroom. Best to book a week or two in advance as popular hostels in Tanzania get booked up early particularly during the holidays. Note some hostels require a minimum number of nights booked. Hostels can be booked online by viewing our list of hotel deals in Tanzania, updated hourly, to provide you – the traveller – with the latest deals on hostels and hotels in Tanzania.


Lodges in Tanzania

Lodges in Tanzania

Tanzania has some excellent lodges that operate as resorts, that guarantee your vacation will be memorable. Enjoy a number of activities including beaches, tennis, volley-ball, swimming pools, on site restaurants and spas and of course game safaris and wildlife tours.

There are wildlife lodges in all national parks and game reserves. Some of these have hundreds of rooms and are aimed at families and tour groups on safari, while others offer more intimate settings. Try the Kudu Safari Lodge situated near the Serengeti, Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro Crater, or the Ngurdoto Mountain Lodge nestled between Mt. Meru and Kilimanjaro. For a truly once in a lifetime stay head to the Mnemba Island Lodge, which is frequented by guests such as Bill Gates. Prices: Ð