Serengeti Simba Lodge is named after the lion, the king of the jungle. Serengeti Simba Lodge sits high on a hill with endless vistas of the great Serengeti plains. You are welcomed at this Serengeti safari lodge to explore experience and enjoy Africa. From Serengeti Simba Lodge you will enjoy the African wilderness and the amazing Serengeti. The ‘Serengeti Migration’ passes the lodge twice a year. This is around June-July and again in October. The migration involves millions of ungulates as they make the Great migration to Mara. Serengeti Simba Lodge has awe-inspiring panoramic views of the vast savannah. This Serengeti safari lodge is home to prolific birdlife and large game. They include lion, buffalo, cheetah, leopard, giraffe, elephant, bush buck, among others.
Serengeti Simba Lodge gives you an opportunity to enjoy night game drives. There are performances by the Simba Dance Troupe. This will add to the experience of spectacular sunrise and sunset. At night you may listen to the trumpeting of elephant or the laughing hyenas. Keep a keen year on the roars of this Serengeti safari lodge’s name sake.
The reception, bar and dining is built around a ‘kopje’ or rocky outcropping. This provides an unusual and natural background for your enjoyment. However, the one thing everyone comments on is the amazing views of the Serengeti. This can be seen from every vantage point of Serengeti Simba Lodge’s grounds.
Children over age six are most welcome at the lodge. They must be under parent’s supervision at all times. Children under the age of thirteen must share a room with an adult (17 or older). There are two large family rooms in the Stone House. This will cater for those traveling on Africa safari with children.
Serengeti Simba Lodge is committed to improving the lives of the surrounding community. These are the people and members of the Ikoma tribe. This Tanzania safari lodge in Serengeti provides employment opportunities to the people. There is a bed night fee is paid to the local village council. This is to help fund development projects. This lodge is not suitable for those on disabled safari in Africa to Tanzania. There are quite a few stairs in the common area and the paths are a bit rough. In some places the paths seem to be a little bit steep. Fit elder people do fine but for the very old or disabled the lodge are unable to accommodate.
Accommodation at Serengeti Simba Lodge
Serengeti Simba Lodge offers two types of accommodation. These are tents and the rooms on the main building.
Serengeti Simba Lodge has fifteen uniquely designed “tents”. They are in fact a hybrid with all the romance of a tent. However there is the security of a more permanent structure. The canvas is built on solid stone foundations with thatch roofs. There is attached concrete baths and outdoor showers plus a private deck. It is from the deck that you can enjoy the endless views of the Serengeti. There are five twin and ten queen tents in this Tanzania safari lodge in Serengeti. An extra bed can be added in the tents to make a triple.
Serengeti Simba Lodge has a six-room Stone House. This features two twin, two queen and two family rooms. Each of the rooms comes with two queen beds. The family rooms are large enough to add an additional twin bed for a child. They enjoy amazing views across the Serengeti savannah to the distant Grumeti River. This adds to the ambiance of the rooms. You can watch wildlife drift across the plains from the private comfort of your room.
Cancellation / Prepayment
PAYMENT & RESERVATIONS POLICY
Reservation and confirmation of a room at Serengeti Simba Lodge has requirements. Clients are required to pay 50% down payment for the requested services. The balance will be required at least 14 days prior to your date of arrival.
African Safari Tour will hold a reservation for up to seven days at a client's request. This is to allow the client time to send a deposit payment. This is if Serengeti Simba Lodge booking are over a month prior to the service. This must be received before we can confirm your booking. If confirmation is not received within the seven days all blocked rooms at Serengeti Simba Lodge will be automatically released for re-sale. The full amount of the service must be made within 14 days of date of arrival at Serengeti Simba Lodge. As for bookings within a month of service, full payment shall be requested for. This will be required before confirmation of Serengeti Simba Lodge is undertaken.
All cancellations must be received in writing. This will take effect from the date received by African Safari Tour. The following cancellation charges will apply.
More than 56 days before departure: No cancellation fee
56-49 days before departure: 25%
48-29 days before departure: 35%
28-0 days before departure: 100%
The non-issuing of an invoice or non-payment of deposit will not exempt passengers from these cancellation and administration fees. We regret we can make no exception to the charges and strongly recommend that insurance is taken out to cover cancellation fees. These cancellation charges can vary subject to the trading terms of our suppliers.
Children and extra beds
Children older than 2 years are welcome at Serengeti Simba Lodge. One child from 2 to 11.9 years is charged 50 % of the room stay per night and person in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds for children in a room is 2.
Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Accepted credit cards
Visa Card, MasterCard, American Express