Accommodation rating: Superior
Chem Chem Lodge is located on the edge of Lake Manyara in the far west of the 20,000-hectare Chem Chem Concession, adjoining the Tarangire National Park within the 'migration corridor' that separates the ancient landscape of Tarangire National Park and the tranquil waters of Lake Manyara. It is part of the Burunge Wildlife Management Area, known for its large buffalo population and widE variety of water birds. The permanent structure of the Lodge’s main house reflects the form of a flamingo with its wings spread wide for landing. One wing holds the full service gourmet restaurant and an outdoor fire place, while the other wing offers a bar, lounge, fire place and fully stocked library. The lodge also boasts a viewing deck with awe-inspiring views over Lake Manyara. Outside, a pool is hidden in the trees to cool off in and escape from the afternoon heat. Activities include open 4x4 wildlife drives (maximum 6 people) in Tarangire National Park (Lake Manyara to be pre-booked), walking safaris and community visits. A private vehicle is available at an extra charge.
Features: 8 tented suites, library, lounge bar, shop, private dining locations, swimming pool, Wi-Fi, spa, child-minding.
Room amenities: Fans, private veranda and deck, bath, outdoor shower, in-room safe, hairdryer, yoga mats.
Please call 020 3813 2966 for more information or to make a booking.