Welcome to Karatu Tented Lodge

Located in Karatu, Tanzania 15 minutes from Karatu town, 15 minutes from Lake Manyara airport and 2 hours from Arusha Town. 

About Us


Karatu Tented Lodge is located in a strategic situation, in the fault of the Rift Valley, 15 minutes from the town of Karatu, makes it ideal to explore easily the Tanzania’s parks and reservations: Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro, Tarangire and Lake Eyasi.

It offers facilities with views of Lake Manyara, high lands of Ngorongoro and fields and hills of Africa.

It has 10 room cottages built combining African and safari style, central restaurant with fireplace, excellent service, and large gardens with swimming pool and outdoor barbecue.

In Karatu Tented Lodge you can enjoy an extraordinary experience. Its good location, intimate size and personalized service are an excellent option to go into the heart of the Rift Valley.

Karatu Tented Lodge has 10 spacious room cottages of 45 m2, built safari-style, to enjoy the African essence with luxury and comfort. All the rooms have complete bathroom and private terrace with views and a careful and personalized decoration.

Room Features

  • Electricity 24hr
  • Great Surface 45m2
  • Complete bathroom with shower, hot water and wc.
  • Private terrace overlooking the hills
  • Large Double or Single Beds
  • Triple Room optional
  • Mosquito net
  • Bottled water
  • Amenities
  • Personalized African Decoration

Our Restaurant


We have a restaurant with excellent service, elegant decoration and elaborated gastronomy (drinks, soft drinks, wines, liquors 

The lounge has also bar and fireplace area, where sharing with other guests experiences lived after an intense day of Safari.

  • Barbecue (BBQ) in the garden is available for lunches.
  • Oven in the garden to enjoy our handcrafted pizzas.
  • Special diets are attended.
  • Service food picnic.
  • Animation for big groups or in high season.

Our Services


  • Great restaurant with fireplace and bar.
  • Terrace with barbecue
  • Big gardens
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet Wifi
  • Drinks and cool towel to welcome
  • Special diets
  • BBQ in the garden for lunches
  • Personalized service
  • Laundry service
  • Massage service
  • Cold and hot drinks
  • Fire at sunset
  • Electricity 24hr
  • Honeymoon Special detail



We can organize safari to different parks in Tanzania, When you stay in Karatu Tented Lodge you can be able to do the following activities.

  • Safaris in Manyara, Ngorongoro, Tarangire and Lake Eyasi Parks
  • Tribes of the zone: Masai, Datoga and Hazdabe
  • Bike tours in the area and Lake Manyara
  • Local Communities
  • Night Safaris
  • Scenic Balloon Flight
  • Special Trekking birds
  • Trekkings

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