Ilboru Safari Lodge

Ilboru Safari Lodge

Welcome to Ilboru Safari Lodge, where nature’s untamed beauty meets modern hospitality’s comforts. Nestled in the heart of wildlife-rich landscapes, this lodge is not just a place to stay but a portal to unforgettable wildlife adventures. Let’s embark on a journey to explore the wonders that make Ilboru Safari Lodge a unique haven for nature enthusiasts.

Definition of Ilboru Safari Lodge

Ilboru Safari Lodge is more than a mere accommodation—an immersive experience crafted for those seeking an authentic encounter with Africa’s wildlife. Situated in a prime location, this lodge opens the doors to a world of natural wonders.

For those yearning for an authentic safari experience, Seize the opportunity to connect with nature, contribute to conservation efforts, and create cherished moments that define a lifetime. Great Image Expedition

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

  1. Q: How do I book a safari package?

    A: Booking is easy! Visit our website, choose your preferred package, and follow the simple reservation process.

  2. Q: Are night safaris safe for visitors?

    A: Absolutely! Our night safaris are led by expert guides, prioritizing safety while providing a thrilling experience under the African night sky.

  3. Q: Can I customize my safari package to include specific activities?

    A: Yes, customization is available. Contact our reservations team to tailor your package according to your preferences.

  4. Q: How does Safari contribute to local communities?

    A: We actively engage with local communities through partnerships, providing economic opportunities and contributing to cultural preservation.

Airport: Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO)

Wildlife area: No

Best time to visit: All year around




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Activities at Ilboru Safari Lodge

 Cultural Experiences

Immerse yourself in the local culture with curated experiences that showcase the region's rich heritage. Engage in traditional dances, savor regional cuisine, and interact with communities for an authentic cultural immersion.


Outdoor Adventures

Beyond wildlife encounters, Ilboru Lodge offers a plethora of outdoor activities. From guided nature walks to birdwatching, guests can choose from various adventures to suit their preferences.


Relaxation Options

Unwind after a day of exploration with spa treatments or bask in the tranquility of the lodge’s surroundings. Ilboru ensures that relaxation is as integral to your experience as an adventure.


 Local and International Cuisine

Savor a blend of local flavors and international cuisines prepared by skilled chefs. The lodge’s dining options cater to diverse palates, ensuring a gastronomic journey that complements your overall safari experience.


Dining with a View

Picture yourself enjoying a sumptuous meal with the African sunset as a backdrop. Ilboru Safari takes dining to new heights, providing a meal and a sensory experience.


Night Safaris

For the adventurous souls, night safaris are a highlight. Experience the magic of the African night, with the possibility of encountering elusive nocturnal creatures under the guidance of expert trackers.

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Accommodation options at Ilboru Safari Lodge

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Room types


Enjoy the perfect blend of rustic charm and modern amenities. Ilboru Safari Lodge offers a range of accommodations, from cozy cottages to luxurious suites, ensuring a comfortable stay in the heart of the wilderness.

To accommodate our guests, we have forty-eight cottages, including single, double, twin, triple, and family rooms. Four cottages are in the main building, close to the pool and other facilities, each with a balcony overlooking the garden. The rest of the double cottages are situated throughout the lushly landscaped grounds.


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Services and Facilities

At Ilboru Safari Lodge in Arusha, we’ve created an environment to enhance your stay. Our guests’ comfort and enjoyment are our utmost concern.


On arrival, you’ll be greeted with a refreshing drink. Our friendly receptionists will then give you a full briefing on what to expect during your stay. The reception desk is staffed 24 hours a day, and here, you can get assistance, book excursions, store excess luggage, and use our lodge safe.


Our excellent chef and his team passionately work to create a seasonally adapted menu featuring fresh produce from the surrounding farms on Mt Meru. The lodge restaurant is a favorite with locals and guests and serves three meals daily. It is open from 6 a.m. until 11 p.m. Additionally, there is a poolside menu for a la carte lunches and light bites. We also offer a full bar service, including fine South African wines.

Gift Shop

The hotel has two gift shops: one is a component of our commitment to the community, where locally crafted beadwork from a spectrum of Maasai women throughout the area is on display and for sale. The more extensive gift shop is located in the reception/lounge area. It is stocked with various Swahili curios, wood carving, fabric, beadwork, books, accessories, and more at reasonable prices.


Our popular swimming pool is rated the best in Arusha, if not the entire northern safari circuit! The centerpiece of the lodge measures 22 meters long, giving ample opportunity for exercise before and after your stint on the mountain and a refreshing dip during hot days.


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