COUNTRY LODGE, KARATU

Location: Country Lodge is located on the outskirts of Karatu town, midway between Lake Manyara and the Ngorongoro Crater, less than 15 km from the Lodoare entry gate to Ngorongoro Conservation Area and 20 km from Lake Manyara National Park.

Accommodation: Set within a 5-acre land, next to its sister lodge, Bougainvillea, Country Lodge boasts eleven cottages surrounded by green lawns and beautiful tropical gardens, each cottage housing two spacious rooms with en-suite bathroom (toilet & shower), a fi re place, and a veranda with chairs & table. The 22 rooms are furnished with king and twin beds (with space for a third bed), mosquito netting, bedside tables & lamps, and writing desk & chair.

Facilities & Services: The main building houses the reception and a high ceiling bar, lounge with fi replace, and dining room serving freshly cooked meals using locally produced ingredients. There is a gift shop, internet facility, a swimming pool, and outside seating so you can enjoy the garden’s breeze whilst having a refreshing drink. Activities that can be organised from the lodge include a visit to nearby waterfalls, a coffee plantation tour, walks in neighbouring villages, and a visit to Karatu town and the local market.