Answering Common Questions about Visiting TAASA Lodge in Tanzania

Frequently Asked Questions

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When planning a trip to TAASA Lodge in Tanzania, it is natural to have questions. We have compiled a list of the most commonly asked questions to provide all the information you need to make your visit as smooth and enjoyable as possible.

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Where is TAASA Lodge located?

Our location is conveniently situated just 5 kilometers (3 miles) northeast of Kleins Gate, the entrance to Serengeti National Park. TAASA is nestled in the Pololeti Game Reserve in the Ngorongoro District in Tanzania, surrounded by a Wildlife Management Area that promises exceptional safari experiences. With easy access to the Serengeti and the Mara river, our unique location guarantees an immersive and unforgettable wildlife adventure.

How do I get to TAASA Lodge?

Getting to TAASA Lodge is relatively easy, but if you need more information on this, our experienced team is happy to assist. The most common way to reach the lodge is by taking a domestic flight from Arusha or Kilimanjaro (JRO) to the nearby Lobo airstrip (1 hour 45 minutes from Arusha to Lobo).

TAASA is a 1-hour drive from the Lobo airstrip. On arrival at the Lobo airstrip, you will be met by the TAASA team, who will transfer you to the lodge.

What Is the Lodging Like?

Our positive guest reviews on TripAdvisor consistently rank TAASA Lodge as one of the best places to stay in Tanzania. Our luxurious split-level tents provide the perfect haven for travelers seeking comfort and tranquility. With options to accommodate families, couples and solo adventurers, each tent boasts ample space and measures an impressive 50 square meters (or 500 square feet).

Equipped with a verandah, cozy lounge area, inviting bedroom and well-appointed en-suite bathroom, guests can relax in style and enjoy ample modern amenities. Whether indulging in a refreshing shower or wrapping up in sumptuous robes and towels, our guests are treated to the ultimate in comfort and convenience.

With 24/7 hot water and complimentary workout kits, our guests can rest assured that their every need is met. With room and laundry services provided at no extra cost, our guests can focus on what matters most - making memories and experiencing all our beautiful location offers.

TAASA is a 1-hour drive from the Lobo airstrip. On arrival at the Lobo airstrip, you will be met by the TAASA team, who will transfer you to the lodge.

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When Is the Best Time to Visit Tanzania?

TAASA offers unique experiences throughout the year. In Northern Tanzania, the dry season from June to October provides excellent opportunities for game viewing as animals congregate near rivers and water holes. On the other hand, the green season from November to May is characterized by lush, verdant landscapes that are breathtaking to behold. Regardless of the season, you can expect to witness abundant wildlife at TAASA.

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What Activities Can I Do While Staying at TAASA Lodge?

TAASA Lodge offers exciting activities to make your stay truly unforgettable. From exhilarating game drives to leisurely guided nature walks, you'll have the opportunity to explore the breathtaking African savannah and witness the diverse wildlife in their natural habitat. Additionally, you can embark on a captivating night safari for a unique and awe-inspiring experience. To glimpse the local culture, don't miss the chance to visit nearby Maasai villages and learn about their fascinating way of life.

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What Facilities and Amenities Does TAASA Lodge Provide?

TAASA Lodge provides a host of amenities and facilities to ensure a memorable and comfortable stay. These include a luxurious infinity swimming pool, massage services, a welcoming bar and dining areas, and an outdoor lounge with a warm fireplace and panoramic views.

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What Wildlife Can I Expect to See near TAASA Lodge?

Being located on the border of Serengeti National Park, TAASA Lodge offers excellent opportunities for wildlife viewing. Although we cannot make guarantees, guests may encounter a wide range of animals, including lions, elephants, leopards, buffalos, zebras, giraffes, and numerous bird species. The knowledge and expertise of TAASA’s guides and trackers will maximize your chances of spotting these incredible creatures.

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Is Wi-Fi Available at TAASA Lodge?

TAASA Lodge is the perfect place to unplug from day-to-day life. However, we do offer complimentary Wi-Fi access throughout the lodge. Please bear with us if the internet connection is slower than what you are used to, as we are situated in a very remote location.

Is It Safe to Visit TAASA Lodge?

The safety and security of our guests are of utmost importance. We remind guests that you are surrounded by wild animals, so we always ask that you listen and follow the instructions of your professionally trained guides to ensure your safety. TAASA Lodge implements safety measures and protocols to ensure the well-being of all guests and staff. 

How Do I Make Reservations?

Please contact a member of our team directly to make reservations.

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