Ngurdoto Mountain Lodge is nestled between Mt. Meru and Mt. Kilimanjaro. It is located within a lush coffee plantation, 140 acres, with natural streams flowing through the property, from Mt. Meru. The architecture is grandiose. The lush vegetation and the magnificent views of the snow capped Mt Kilimanjaro and the looming Mt. Meru, right in front of the lodge, is an absolutely awesome sight.

Twin reception areas to accommodate simultaneous check in for both individuals and groups. Water gushes under the floor boards, coming down from Mt. Meru, giving them a very unique charm.

This lodge is ideally located between Arusha town and Kilimanjaro International Airport, 27 km either way.

The hotel has 139 rooms including:

  • 30 chalets with 60 rooms,
  • 72 rooms in the main building,
  • 7 presidential suites

Accommodating up to 350 guests, all rooms have spacious en suite bathrooms, telephones and most of them have Jacuzzis. The luxury rooms comprise of spacious beds, with some rooms having a magnificent view of both Mt. Meru and Mt. Kilimanjaro. All the rooms have a mini bar, satellite TV, tea/coffee making facilities, safe deposit locker. Some rooms can comfortably accommodate disabled guests and are close to the reception and public areas.

Kilimanjaro Restaurant: Situated on the ground floor this airy and spacious restaurant with large glass windows has an uninterrupted view of both Mt. Kilimanjaro and Mt. Meru, and the blue azure waters of the swimming pool.

Cane Restaurant: This restaurant located on the second floor has a magnificent view of both the mountains too, and the lush vegetation as a backdrop giving it a picturesque effect.

BBQ Ranch: This restaurant is outdoors and offers different grilled meats.

Rafiki Corner: A little coffee shop where one can have freshly brewed coffee, or long cold drink and snacks.


  • 9 hole golf course
  • Health club
  • Fully equipped gym
  • 2 tennis courts
  • Badminton court
  • Swimming pool
  • Toddlers pool
  • Children’s play area
  • Indoor board games

Conferences/ Meetings/ Events
All your corporate seminars, elaborate functions, wedding celebrations and small meetings, can be hosted here. Their professional Food & Beverages team will add that special touch! There are various rooms of different sizes capable of hosting large and small groups. They include:

  • Victoria Conference Room – Maximum capacity 600 people
  • Meru Conference Room – Maximum capacity 400 people
  • Maasai Board Room – Maximum capacity 40 people

Business Center
The business center offers an internet cafe and secretarial facilities.

Special Events
Weddings, Outdoor catering, Theme lunches and dinners, Bush breakfasts, and lunches, Traditional dances, Live entertainment.