Itikoni camp is a 3 star mid- range accommodation found in the lush forest of Arusha national park beneath the crater of Mount Meru Tanzania region. The camp is situated 12 km from the park Gate on 5 acres of Green lush landscape overlooking the beautiful views of Mt. Meru , Mt. Kilimanjaro and wilderness. The camp is in the perfect base for Mount Climbing and Hiking who want to explore and discover the surrounding areas. It takes approximately an hour and half drive from Kilimanjaro international airport. The LODGE is in perfect base out of the city noise to travellers, tourists and holiday makers for relaxing and safari adventures overlooking the stunning views of Mt Meru and surrounding areas.
Itikoni camp consist of 12 spacious and comfortable deluxe tents overlooking the beautiful views of MT .Meru and the green trees built mostly in the traditional building style with natural materials with high level of comfort. Tents are well elevated, decorated and furnished with private en suite facilities of flushing toilets, bathroom with hot and cold showers, beds wrapped with mosquito nets, hand wash basins, extinguishers, white duvets, white beddings , chairs and tables , free toiletries, complementary bottled water and many more. Tents have large sitting areas overlooking the spectacular view of the lush green trees, Mount Meru, Kilimanjaro and surrounding wilderness. Tents are well equipped with comfortable and spacious beds with queen sized bed with ceiling fans. Tents vary in different size with single beds for individuals, double/twin bed for sharing and family and triple rooming options. The cost of the rooms ranges from 150$ per night and above and in High season the rate is slightly high than in Low season.
Itikoni camp offers more services and facilities which include;
A restaurant in the main building that serves different meal types both international and local meals that meet guest’s choice. Meals include; Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner. You can have meals in place of your choice either in the dining area overlooking distant mountains and surrounding areas. Meals are served by well trained, friendly and organized staff.
A well-stocked bar with variety of drinks , local beers , wines etc , you can have any drink of you choice while overlooking the spectacular view of the beautiful African nature , Mount Views and surrounding area ,
Services ; Free parking space available, Laundry and house- keeping services available , airport pick- ups and drop offs , Excellent and comfortable beds with washed and clean beddings. Massage services and spa available.
WIFI internet hotspot available at the camp that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friend
Recreational activities available at the hostel includes; climbing/Hiking mount Meru and Mount Kilimanjaro, community tours in the local villages , nature walks in the forest, cycling is possible in the surrounding areas, Visiting the close Arusha National park in Tanzania to mention but a few.
Arusha is the city in north eastern part of Tanzania lower mount Meru and on the eastern edge of the Great Rift Valley. Arusha town is the way to safari destinations and to Mt Kilimanjaro the highest Africa’s peak lying on 100Km northeast and west of Serengeti national park home of different wildlife like; Lions, Buffaloes, Giraffes, zebras, antelopes, Impalas ,Rhinoes, leopards etc and different species of birds. Tanzania is an east African country bordering Uganda in the north, Kenya in the North east,Malawi and Mozambique in the south, Rwanda ,Burundi and democratic Republic congo in the west. Dodoma is the current capital city of Tanzania though Dar-el-salaam was the former. Arusha city has the total population of 416,442 and 323,198 of surrounding Arusha district. There are different activities to do while staying in Arusha safari lodge include; city tour in Arusha town, Hiking and climbing at mount Kilimanjaro since it has three volcanic cones; Kibo , Mawezi and shira as a dormant volcanoes in Tanzania , bird watching/Birding , Visiting mount Meru water falls, Arusha village experience, Arusha declaration Museum etc. Arusha has different accommodation; budget , mid range and luxury accommodations which are friendly to guests visiting Tanzania