Escarpment Luxury Lodge (Sanctuary Retreats) is a beautiful luxury lodge that is built up of a lot of wood and thatch with an African influence from the local tribes. The Entry-way looks like an entrance to a traditional hut, but quite modern in its styling. The reception is simple with beautiful artwork and décor, which leads to the common areas – lounge and dining with a surrounding deck that offers breathtaking views of Lake Manyara and the Escarpment on which the lodge is perched. The property is surrounded by abundant trees and bushes which allows for abundant birdlife to perch on the branches. Escarpment Luxury Lodge is an eco-friendly environment.

Escarpment Luxury Lodge is located in Manyara. It also has easy access to both Tarangire National Park and Ngorongoro Conservation Area as well.

Escarpment Luxury Lodge has a total of 16 chalets with surrounding private decks. Accommodation is in Double/ Twin, Single and even Triple configurations. Each chalet has wooden floors and floor to ceiling windows to allow full view of nature from within your chalet. The in room facilities include: large beds, quality bed linen, mosquito nets, small lounge with leather sofas, chandeliers, Maasai artifacts, en suite bathroom with, toiletries, separate wc and shower, and free-standing bathtub situated near the large windows for perfect views while you soak in the tub.

Common Areas
At Escarpment Luxury Lodge the main lodge is the central meeting point where you will find the beautifully furnished lounge with small alcove areas that you can sit in privately, the bar, the dining area, and a computer area and a large surrounding deck. The dining is large and airy and extend onto the surrounding deck. Your meals can therefore be enjoyed either in the dining room or on the deck area. The meals are continental with touches of local cuisine. Special dietary needs can be accommodated with advance notice.

The Pool
There is a large swimming pool perched on the edge of the escarpment which allows for views over the escarpment and to Lake Manyara in the not too distant horizon. There is also a baby pool for children.


  • Spa
  • Massage
  • Sundowners


  • Game Drives
  • Guided Walking Safari
  • Nature Walk with Maasai guide