Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge

With Mto Wa Mbu escarpment as the backdrop, this luxurious lodge with its beautiful decor and en-suite facilities is surrounded by the rich wildlife of Lake Manyara national park. It has an outdoor pool with a pool-side bar, a dining room and bar, an outdoor terrace dining and a bush dinner site within the property. Your night here ends with a festive performance of music and dance! Moreover, the park safari is easily accessible from the location.


  • Single Room - USD 120 to USD 346 per night
  • Double Room - USD 240 to USD 588 per night
  • Triple Room - USD 332 to USD 818 per night


Located to the north of Lake Manyara national park, the lodge is just 5 minutes drive away from Manyara airport and 15 minutes drive from Lake Manyara entrance gate.

Staying at Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge

The Standard room has twin beds and double beds. Triple sharing is also available as per request. The Losmingori suite has a king-sized bed.

  • Standard room Located on the edge of the cliff with beautiful views, the standard rooms are double-storied, circular, with conical thatched roof and whitewash, a veranda. They consist of traditional Maasai handwoven beads with pink, blue hues reflecting the flamingos, the lake respectively. There is a handwoven rug hanging above the bed. Room amenities like a desk, chair, safe, hair dryer, Wi-Fi, bath amenities, coffee/tea making station are also provided.

  • Losmingori suite Overlooking Losmingori mountain and Lake Manyara, this luxurious suite decorated in hues of pink and blue with its en-suite facilities like a marble bathroom, a dressing area, a seating area, telephone, a TV, a stocked mini-fridge, a balcony with wine and fruit laid out to welcome guests, a desk, chair, safe, hair dryer, Wi-Fi, coffee/tea station, and a private access.


Since the lodge is sitting atop a hill, the standard rooms overlooking the cliff offer beautiful views. The Losmingori suite offers good views of the infinity pool as well as the Losmingori mountain and Lake Manyara at a distance. The pool area also gives an open view of the African vastlands below. The sunrise, sunset view from the lodge is particularly enchanting. The bush dinner within the premises with its campfire is astounding. Your food is prepared on the charcoal stove as you sip a glass of cocktail with beautiful views of the escarpments and the lake under the glazing night sky. You will find a wide variety of birds and animals such as warthogs, elephants, monkeys etc in and around the property.

Surrounding wilderness level

Good - You are in the middle of wilderness and have wildlife coming very close to camp and you might get to see wildlife from your rooms/campgrounds and most likely you can hear wildlife through the night.

Food (based on clients feedback)

The food has been rated well by most clients. There are special diet menus available.


  • Free internet
  • Meeting rooms
  • Concierge
  • Beach towels
  • Infinity pool
  • Bar / lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Special diet menus
  • Poolside bar
  • Mosquito net
  • Sun loungers / beach chairs
  • Sun terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry service
  • Ironing service
  • Massage
  • Gift shop


  • Night game drive
  • Bush dinner
  • Mountain biking on lake shore
  • Mountain biking through farms
  • Village walk
  • Tuk tuk village ride

Watch out for

  • The Wi-Fi may be weak.
  • The circular standard rooms may not be as spacious and so isn’t necessary that it be preferred by everyone.

Location on map

Drive time from points of interest

  • From Tarangire gate - 1 hr 5 min
  • From Lake Manyara gate - 15 min
  • From Karatu - 50 min
  • From Ngorongoro gate (lodoare) - 50 min
  • From Ngorongoro crater floor - 1 hr 30 min
  • From Serengeti gate (Naabi hill) - 3 hr 35 min
  • From Central Serengeti (Seronera) - 4 hr 35 min
  • From Arusha city center - 2 hr 20 min
  • From Kilimanjaro airport - 3 hr 20 min


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Our minimum requirement for operation is only one client. So we can offer the tour any day of the year for you