Rivertrees Country Inn is a quaint country inn located beside the Usa River, located midway between Arusha and Kilimanjaro International Airport. It has an old world ambiance. This gem of a hotel is set in a lush tropical garden with many mature trees. There is a swimming pool on the grounds. They have had high profile clients like The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall.

This inn has the feel of an old farm cottage with touches of African architectural influence as seen in the use of thatch in the roofing materials. Although local materials were used it still has a feeling of country elegance reflected in the use of drapery, antiques and furnishings. Being a small property there is a great sense of warmth, privacy and personal attention to clients.

Rivertrees Country Inn  can accommodate a maximum of 24 guests and has a variety of room types:

  • 18 Garden Rooms
  • 2 River Cottages
  • 1 River House

All the rooms are individually styled. Modern amenities are available in the rooms.

There is a restaurant on the premises that offers a 4 course dinner menu. There is also an A-la-carte menu available. The bistro has pizzas and some dessert items on their menu.


  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Pub