Arusha Coffee Lodge: Information from the owner
All the information on this page is supplied to us directly from the lodge owner and reflects their view, not ours.
For Expert Africa's view, see our own report, which contains our own observations and views.
|No. of rooms||30|
Main description of Arusha Coffee Lodge
Arusha Coffee Lodge: Facilities
|Property facilities||Private Vehicle Available|
|Room facilities||Balcony / Deck, Dressing Gowns, En-Suite, Fan, Fireplace, Fridge, Lounge Area, Mini Bar, Pure Cotton Linen, Safe, Satellite / Cable Television, Shower, Tea / Coffee, Television, Verandah, Electrical Outlets, Bath, Clothes Press, Complementary Wi-Fi, Iron / Ironing Board, Laundry Service (Available), Hair Dryer, Heater|
|Available services||Chauffer Service, Foreign Exchange, Room Service, Room Service (24 hours), Travel Desk, Airport Shuttle (Available), Credit Card, Babysitting Service|
|Activities on site||(some activities may be seasonal) Fine Dining, Garden Tours, Massages, Bird Watching, Gourmet Picnic, Animal Encounters, Cultural Tours, Game Drives, Game Viewing, Game Walks, Golf, Hot-air Ballooning, Museums, Safaris, Tennis Court, Wildlife Tours|
Room types at Arusha Coffee Lodge
The 18 Plantation Rooms are cosy and comfortably furnished rooms nestled among the aromatic coffee trees. A welcoming atmosphere greets guests, who enjoy an inviting in-room log fire, en suite bathroom with shower and bath, and a verandah overlooking the surrounding green coffee garden.
The 12 Plantation Suites are spacious, modern yet homely retreats among the coffee trees. With a soothing rainfall shower and generous bathtub, a private outside terrace with log fire, a 32” TV with satellite service and attractive décor reflecting the omnipresent theme of coffee, a Plantation Suite invites guests to relax and unwind.
Activities at Arusha Coffee Lodge
Day trips to Arusha National Park
Take a picnic lunch and enjoy an excursion to the slopes of Mt Meru where Arusha National Park is located. The park enjoys an abundance of birdlife, and quite a variety of wildlife. The landscape within its relatively small 137km2 is impressively varied and offers some spectacular views.
A day excursion to Arusha National Park is an additional cost to accommodation.
Indulge in a pampering and relaxing treatment at Peaberries. Select from bouquet of treatments, including massages, pedicures, manicures, waxes and facials.
Spa treatments are not included in accommodation price.
The ‘Bean-to-Cup’ Coffee Estate Tour
Take a guided walk around the workings of the coffee plantation to see how the coffee is grown, harvested, dried, and produced into the aromatic coffee that we drink every day, culminating in that all-important coffee tasting!
Tours are an additional cost to accommodation.
Tour of Arusha Town
Arusha is a bustling town with one of the fastest growing populations in Africa. Shopping and cultural experiences are on offer, including Masai Markets, the Tanzanite Museum, Museum of Natural History and Arusha Cultural Heritage Centre, plus a variety of boutique gift shops, cafes and restaurants.
City tour of Arusha is at an additional cost to accommodation.
The Trader's Walk is a collection of 5 boutique shops and gourmet food places within the ground of Arusha Coffee Lodge showcasing some of the best creativity and ingenuity of Tanzania.
Shanga - A workshop creating gift arts and crafts.
Watch beautiful jewellery, arts and crafts being created out of recycled materials.
Soko - The gift shop
From safari clothing to wonderful keepsakes and gifts.
Jikoni - The authentic African kitchen
An open-to-air restaurant with traditional Swahili food on offer.
The Tanzanite Experience - The jewellery store
Tanzanite Experience specialises in authentic, ethically-mined Tanzanite gemstones and jewellery. Tanzanite, a beautiful blue stone, is said to be a 1000 times rarer than diamonds.
Kahawa - The cafe
A delightful gourmet cafe selling freshly ground coffee and fresh-baked cakes either 'to go' or served on Kahawa's shaded terrace.
Restaurants at Arusha Coffee Lodge
Taking its name from the Roman god of food and wine, Bacchus is located within the main house at Arusha Coffee Lodge. The ideal locale for those wishing to enjoy a menu that has been crafted with a discerning palate in mind. This menu, created and devised by our Executive Chef, pays homage to international gourmet and culinary techniques whilst featuring the very finest in fresh, locally sourced produce that in turn enhances each dish with that all-important local flavoring. With a host of excellent wines to choose from, served by our friendly and attentive team of waiters and waitresses, Bacchus will make each and every visit a very special occasion indeed. Bacchus Restaurant offers à la carte menus that can be tailored to any dietary requirements.