NEW: Besides the room types Garden Chalet and Junior Suite Arumeru River Lodge offers two family-suites (with 2 and 3 rooms). The decor of all rooms fits into the lodge theme with rustic-smart interiors, traditional beds, mosquito nets, fan, kettle for coffee and tea, telephone and en-suite bathrooms with shower. The small balcony provides views into the lush garden. Safes are provided in all Junior Suites and Family Suites.View More
Arumeru offers 20 spacious Garden Chalets with either twin or double beds. Each room can be converted into a Triple room (Sofa bed) and two rooms are connecting rooms.
6 Junior Suites consisting of 5 rooms with double beds and oneroom with twin beds. A third bed can be added into all Suites
2 Family Units :
I) Shira 1 is a bungalow with 1 twin and 1 double room (3rd bed can added in the DBL room). Shira 2 consists of only one twin room and can be connected to Shira 1
II) Meru Cottage offers 1 twin and 1 double room (3rd bed can added in the double room). The bungalow Meru 2 is located next door and offers 1 twin room (not connected to the cottage)
Lobby with fireplace, bar, garden terrace and large restaurant with outside seating on a terrace. (Free WIFI at lobby and bar)
Swimming Pool and maage room in the garden area.
The lush and extensive gardens impress with a species-rich tree population.
A swimming pool with sun beds, sun terrace and bathhouse (toilets, changing rooms, showers) offers refreshment after eventful excursions.
Soothing massages are offered in the small massage room.
By the end of 2020 the lodge owners are planning to be "plastic bottle free". The water served for meals and in the rooms will be then produced by the latest filtering technologies.
A part of the hot water is already now produced by solar water heaters.
During 2020, Arumeru will receive its first PV solar panels (30 KWp), to produce CO² free electricity.
The lodge is located exactly half way between Kilimanjaro airport and Arusha town, roughly one kilometer from the main road, in a unique protected area. It is established on a property of seven hectares and fenced on its outer perimeters. In the gorgeous gardens, you can observe dik-diks, monkeys and a large amount of bird species.The lodge benefits of the view on the Kilimanjaro and the Mount Meru.
The main house of the former coffee farm is a large building with a traditional makuti roof.The lobby, lounge with bar and the restaurant are located on different levels. A cosy meeting place is the spacious lounge with a large open fireplace. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served in the adjoining restaurant with up to 80 seats or under the shade of the trees on the two terraces in the tropical garden.View More