Serengeti Serena Safari lodge is set high on the saddle of a tree-clad ridge. This luxury lodge in Serengeti commands panoramic views across the Serengeti. Serengeti Serena Safari lodge is a fusion of African architecture and world-class style. This Tanzania luxury lodge in Serengeti is a winner of numerous awards from the world travel press. This is perhaps the finest venue the Serengeti has to offer.
Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge
Serengeti Serena Safari lodge is located adjacent to the Western Corridor and Grumeti River. This luxury lodge in Serengeti has been designed to blend into the living landscape. It consists of a series of traditional domed ‘rondavels’. They are widely spaced throughout the grounds. They are cooled by groves of acacia trees and watered by sparkling streams. On the very edge of the ridge is a ‘vanishing horizon’ pool. This looks out over the ‘endless plains’ after which the Serengeti is named.
Serengeti Serena Safari lodge is situated close to Ol Duvai Gorge. This is the world-famous 2-million-year-old Paleolithic site. It is the ‘birthplace of mankind’. This luxury safari lodge has been styled to offer a showcase of cultural performance. It combines heritage and traditional art best illustrated by the lavish Makonde carvings. This is what decorates both the rooms and the stunning domed dining room.
Where is Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge
Serengeti Serena Safari lodge is in the Serengeti National Park. This is 335 kilometers from Arusha. You can access this luxury safari lodge in Serengeti by Road. It takes approximately 8 hours. There is an airstrip is adjacent to Serengeti Serena Safari lodge. Here ‘meet and greet’ and transfer service is offered for those on fly in Safari to Serengeti.
Accommodation and Rooms at Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge
The rooms at Serengeti Serena Safari lodge are charmingly presented. These rooms offer accommodation in a two-storey. They are stone-built, traditionally thatched ‘Rondavel’. Each of these units overlook out over the plains. They each have their own private balcony. The units enjoy private entrance, spacious bedroom and natural stone bathroom. In the rooms there is intricately carved furniture.
Luxury Accommodation in Serengeti at Serengeti Suite
Serengeti Serena Safari lodge suite offers a spacious bedroom. This luxuriously appointed room comes with a king-sized double bed. There is a walk-in mosquito net, sumptuous furnishings, dressing area and marble en suite bathroom. The elegantly appointed sitting room enjoys panoramic views of the plains.
It is tastefully and relaxingly furnished. It offers a fully stocked mini-bar, digital multi-channel TV and direct dial telephone. There is 24-hour room service is available and fruit and wine will be laid out to welcome our guests. The suite is set slightly apart from the rest of the rooms and enjoys its own private access.
Dining Experience at Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge
At Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge, the restaurant and dining experiences are as impressive as their majestic surroundings. Greet the morning with a cup of fine Tanzanian coffee or tea on your private balcony.
Indulge in the choicest cuts of meat in our dining room or allow us to arrange an English breakfast or sundowner cocktails in the bush. Top off an evening with a cocktail on the terrace overlooking the infinity pool. With cuisine uniquely crafted by our experienced culinary team, the possibilities are endless.
Linked by shaded walkways and clustered around the roaring furnace of the central is the circular barbecue arena. The high-domed halls of the two-tier dining room are supported by massive papyrus-topped pillars and embellished with sumptuous traditional Makonde carvings.
Breakfast and lunch are presented in buffet-style and feature a wide range of international choices. In typical safari style, the lodge offers a full English breakfast as well as European options. The lunch menus will typically include meat, poultry, fish and vegetarian options.
Table d’hôte dinner menus feature a salad buffet, soup, entrée, pudding, cheese and biscuits as well as tea or coffee. Vegetarian options are always available. The majority of meat and dairy products, as well as fruits and vegetables, are sourced from the communities that surround the reserve.
It is perfectly set on a beautiful Savanna grassland of the Serengeti under the Acacia Trees. This proves a wonderful natural ambience preferred by people who would like to have an exciting , unique HOT LUNCH in the middle of nowhere as compared to the cold packed picnic boxes. The experience provides an unforgettable combination of hospitality and most of all spectacular scenery of dining with the animals
An essential part of traditional safari life, the concept of having drinks whilst watching the sun go down dates back to the time of the great safaris of the 1920s. They all featured the serving of elegant “bush” cocktails against the unforgettable backdrop of the African sunset.
Timed to commence as the sun starts its descent, which on the Equator is usually around 6:00 p.m., the Serengeti sundowner begins with a gentle drive to a scenic spot. Chairs, lamps, a campfire and a bush bar with cocktail snacks will already have been set up. Musical entertainment can also be provided.
Typically, the Serengeti bush dinner takes place at a scenic location on the plains. Or it can occur at the lodge’s own dedicated bush dinner site, which stands high on a hill overlooking the migration corridor. Timed to coincide with the setting of the sun, which on the Equator is around 6:00 p.m., the bush dinner will commence either with a game drive or a short stroll to the hilltop site.
Arriving at the chosen location with fabulous views across the plains, you will find that tables and chairs have already been set up. In addition, a campfire, lanterns and a bush kitchen await you.
Beginning with sundowners around the campfire, the lodge are proud to entertain our guests with traditional marimba music while a five-course dinner is prepared on the blazing charcoal BBQ. The choice of meat, fish and poultry will be supplemented by vegetarian choices, salads, fruit and desserts from the set buffet. Also, a full safari bar will be provided.