The Blue Oyster is a small and cosy family-run hotel, directly adjacent to the white sandy beach of Zanzibar. We are situated in Jambiani, a small traditional fishing village on the south east coast. As a responsible tourism certified hotel we place a strong emphasis on co-operating and working together with the local community.

Blue Oyster Hotel features traditional Zanzibari furniture and tile floors, the airy rooms come with free Wi-Fi, mosquito nets and ceiling fans, as well as balconies with views of the Indian Ocean or the property’s tropical gardens. There’s no air-conditioning.
Amenities include massage treatments and a library, as well as a beach bar and an international restaurant with a sea-facing balcony. The property offers local tours and fishing or sailing excursions.

The hotel provides an unforgettable holiday experience. We are currently offering 15 rooms, either classic sea view rooms with stunning views of the Indian Ocean or budget-option garden view rooms.

11 Sea View rooms are equipped with traditional Zanzibari furniture made of local materials. Naturally, the carved, wooden Zanzibari king-sized beds come with mosquito nets. Your ensuite bathroom contains a shower and a toilet. Further furnishings of the 20-square-meter rooms include a table, wardrobe and fan.

Enjoy the sunrise on your balcony and wake up to the sounds of the Indian Ocean. Our Sea View rooms will spoil you with wonderful views of the turquoise water and our tropical gardens.

4 Garden View rooms are situated around the courtyard and are only steps away from the ocean. They are equipped with traditional Zanzibari furniture made of local materials. Naturally, the carved, wooden Zanzibari queen-sized beds come with mosquito nets. Your ensuite bathroom contains a shower and a toilet. Further furnishings of the 14-square-meter rooms include a table, wardrobe and a fan.

Start the day on the patio surrounded by tropical plants in one of our budget-friendly Garden View Rooms.

New Arusha Hotel: nested in the most beautifully landscaped gardens in the region. With rolling lawns, abundant trees, a large variety of exotic plants and stunning iridescent birdlife, the gardens of The Arusha Hotel provide an oasis from the bustling town.

The Arusha Hotel boasts 86 elegantly appointed rooms included 4 Suites, 25 Executive Deluxe rooms and 57 Superior Rooms. Professionally managed, we ensure the needs of every guest are carried out with East African charm and warmth.

A mixed variety of tropical blooms and plants, tall trees for shading and flowerbeds full of colour, shape this beautiful vista.

The hotel has evolved very much around the garden, its focal point from most angles. Lantern posts light a labyrinth of paths through the grounds and an old set of brick steps leads down to our lower gardens.

Step into our African country garden and explore it for yourself.


Ilboru Safari Lodge: located situated at the base of Mount Meru, among the banana fields and Maasai tribes, in Arusha.

They offer 38 spacious guest rooms with a large lawn area between each self-contained Boma. The rooms have a unique African design with a round layout and thatched rooftops. The Maasai fabrics and draped nets add an ethnical charm, blended with international amenities throughout the lodge.

Our gift shop has a friendly and low-key atmosphere with some truly beautiful and authentic gifts available. The restaurant offers international dishes as well as famous Swahili cuisine. Special menu selections are available for children in addition to a fully stocked bar for the adults.

Zawadi House Lodge: luxury boutique lodge in Arusha, Tanzania

Home doesn’t only have to be the house you live in. Home is where you find peace of mind, your place of refuge, where your heart is.

Zawadi House is your home from home.

Each of our rooms was designed with you in mind. The simple, yet sophisticated ambience is the ideal environment is ideal to re-live the climb up Kilimanjaro and the adventure in the Serengeti, to enjoy each other on your honeymoon, to wind down after that high powered meeting, or to simply get away from it all.

Zawadi House Lodge has 13 luxury rooms, big enough to accommodate your family or team, yet cozy enough for your privacy and personal space.

Share your pictures with family and friends back home over the free Wi-Fi internet.
Relax to some Jazz, blues or R&B that is piped throughout the lodge.

Milimani Lodge: strategically located on a hilly parcel of land with spectacular views of Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru. It is situated just 3 km from Usa River town and 12 km from Arusha National Park.

The lodge boasts all en suite and tastefully furnished rooms comprising of 8 double rooms and 4 twin bed rooms. It also offers an executive conference facility capable of handling up to 20 participants, and provides a Wi-Fi Internet, a fully stocked bar and comfortable lounge allows you to relax and chat with your friends, and the restaurant caters to your needs with an a la carte and Chefs special menu.

Lake Tanganyika hotel:  nestled within the colorful and attractive Tanzania town of Kigoma.

Hotel Tanganyika offers an accommodating range of luxury hotel rooms ranging from junior and executive suites to tastefully decorated self-contained villas. Each suite is furnished to a crisp, clean contemporary finish and offers guests flat screen televisions, air conditioning and complementary products as standard. Service staffs are on hand to cater to the needs of guests and enrich the relaxing atmosphere of the hotel facilities.

Hotel Tanganyika was built with distinct attention to luxurious detail; a fact reflected by highly renowned facilities. The beautifully manicured gardens slope delicately down to where the tranquil waters of Lake Tanganyika lap gently at the shores and provide an idyllic setting for weddings or special occasions. Modern, spacious rooms (with wireless internet connection) are a great choice for those requiring the very best venue for private events or business conferences. Every space is comfortably organized to maximize capacity so that your function runs smoothly and efficiently.

Katavi Wildlife Camp is very exclusive and located in the best game area at Ikuu on the banks of the Katuma River opening out on to the biggest plain – Katisunga which is the middle of the 3 main plains that form Katavi making both Lake Katavi and Lake Chada also accessible from this camp.

Katavi consists of 6 large Meru-style tents, overlooking the plain; each built on a raised wooden platform, and sheltered from the midday sun by a traditionally thatched roof. Each tent is en-suite, and has its own large veranda with hammock and chairs. There are four double tents and two twin tents, and all have a safe.  The two-storey main banda is perfectly located to maximize viewing of the daily movements of game between grazing and drinking from the Katuma river.

Upstairs is a sitting area where guests can relax in the heat of the day, with stunning and far-reaching views overlooking the Katisunga plains. There is a small selection of books and magazines to browse.
Just out the front is our fire-pit, where guests can have a pre-dinner drink and swap stories from the day’s safari.

Kungwe Beach Lodge: Set deep in the heart of the African interior on a stretch of secluded golden beach, Kungwe Beach Lodge is the perfect blend of comfort and luxury in a romantic setting.

10 light spacious safari rooms, furnished in imitation of the surrounding lakeside Villages, have been strategically placed at the edge of the cooling forest canopy of the Mahale Mountains National park. All rooms are under thatch on raised platforms and have a private deck providing views of Lake Tanganyika and the beach. The main deck is shaped like a dhow boat and contains the central dining and lounge facilities. All guest rooms are within easy walking distance along the beach to the main lounge and dining areas.

Katuma Bush Lodge: In the center of Katavi National Park lies Katuma Bush Lodge, offering an exciting bush experience with breathtaking views over the vast plains of Katisunga.

All 11 rooms were constructed for exclusivity, with complete furnishings including writing desks, fine linen, and en suite facilities. Designed specifically for subtlety, the lodge is well frequented by wildlife that makes for spectacular viewing. The main deck houses a swimming pool, lounge and dining facilities to complement the breathtaking views of the Katisunga Plains. The newly built Sable Suite offers an even more exclusive experience for clients looking for that extra attention and service.

Gombe Forest Lodge: an intimate property located not far from the chimpanzees of Gombe Forest ,. In the lush shade of ancient forest trees, just off the shores of Lake Tanganyika. It may be the smallest of our lodges but offers complete privacy by catering for just 14 guests at a time.

Set on wooden platforms beneath mango groves on the lakeshore, the seven elegantly furnished luxury tents of Gombe Forest Lodge were designed to have every comfort while minimizing disturbance and impact on the stunning environment. Fill your day with hiking through the trails, observe chimpanzees and birds, or explore the lake with a kayak. Enjoy sundowners around a campfire on the beach to unwind from the day’s adventures