- Game drives, bird-watching and photography
- Year-round game viewing
- Private and intimate plunge pools
- Grumeti River Lodge offers exceptional lion sightings
- Game drive and walking safari options
- Spa, wellness, yoga and gym facilities
- Witness the annual great migration (May to November)
- Lodge type; Luxury Safari Lodge
- Location; Serengeti National Park
- Lodge size; 10 tented suites
- Recommended stay; 3-7 nights
Presenting The Stunning New andBeyond River Lodge In The Grumeti Region Of The Serengeti
Situated in the secluded western reaches of the western Serengeti National Park, andBeyond Grumeti Serengeti River Lodge offers guests an exclusive safari experience.
With resident hippo pods and remarkable lion prides, this lodge provides the perfect opportunity to view some of the Serengeti's most iconic wildlife, including, at the right time of year, the annual wildebeest migration.
Located in a pristine area of the park that is far from the maddening crowds, making for an intimate and exclusive safari experience.
River Lodge itself is beautifully designed, with hand-crafted fittings and fabrics from local fishing communities surrounding Lake Victoria.
Comfortable and luxurious, andBeyond Grumeti Serengeti River Lodge is the perfect base from which to explore this remarkable national park.
Rooms and Suites
The guest suites at andBeyond Grumeti Serengeti River Lodge offer a luxurious and comfortable experience while staying on the Serengeti Plains.
All ten suites have a magnificent view of the surrounding landscape and come with an enormous bed, private plunge pool, freestanding bathtub and indoor shower.
The Family Suite is perfect for families of four who want to explore Tanzania together; the suite includes two bedrooms, both offering up en-suite bathroom facilities, a viewing deck and a private plunge pool.
Mini bar, coffee station, overhead fan, mosquito nets, JBL music player, in-room safe, Internet / Wi-Fi access and charging facilities are available through all suites.
Cuisine and Wine
The cuisine and wine options at andBeyond Grumeti Serengeti River Lodge are truly excellent and on par with any other andBeyond property in Africa.
Dining locations are numerous and include indoor dining options, an outdoor dining on the deck, bush picnics and dinners, as well as the boma is a particular favourite for night-time dining. Private dinners for those special occasions can be arranged with prior notice, as are child-friendly menus.
There is a pizza oven in the boma area, so getting kids fed (and adults) is a rather easy task.
Guests can enjoy a variety of wines from all over the world. There is something for everyone's taste from the lodge's wine cellar; guests can enjoy a glass of wine with their meal or after a long day of safari adventures.
The lodge facilities at andBeyond Grumeti Serengeti River Lodge are simply outstanding and include a lounge area, a bar area, an indoor dining area, an interactive kitchen and last but not least, a safari shop showcasing local artists.
A viewing deck with river views is perfect for wildlife spotting, a light lunch and enjoying sundowners; just off to the side of the central guest area is the lodge’s sparkling rim-flow swimming pool.
Twice daily game drives (morning and afternoon) in custom 4x4 safari vehicles are led by experienced guides and trackers. Tracking large prides of lions, clans of hyenas as well as seasonal migration is all part and parcel of ones stay here at Grumeti Serengeti Tented Camp.
If birding is high on your list of activities, one is sure not to be disappointed. By simply sitting at the pool area or taking a slow walk around the lodge grounds, one will be amazed at what one gets to see.
Other recommended optional activities include (all at additional costs);
- Hot air ballooning safaris over the western corridor of the Serengeti National Park
- Cultural visits to nearby communities
- Day trip to Lake Victoria
At andBeyond Grumeti Serengeti River Lodge, families will find plenty to do together. River Lodge offers a family suite, which includes an extra bedroom for children.
There are also many activities available for kids, including tracking animal footprints, making pizza, playing volleyball, and spotting local bird species.
The lodge has a child-friendly meal menu, and babysitting services are available on request.
Spa and Wellness
andBeyond Grumeti Serengeti River Lodge offers a unique wellness experience for guests. The lodge has a gym for those who want to stay active, but for those looking to relax, there are in-room African wellness treatments available.
These treatments are based on traditional African therapies and use natural ingredients from the region. Some of the treatments offered include massages, facials, and body scrubs.
If you're looking for an amazing safari lodge that offers incredible cuisine, wonderful wine options, and unbeatable game drives, then look no further than andBeyond Grumeti Serengeti River Lodge.
This andBeyond Lodge is simply outstanding in every way and will provide guests with a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
From the moment you arrive, you'll be blown away by the luxurious facilities and the friendly staff.
From US$ 1 135.00 per person
andBeyond Grumeti Serengeti River Lodge Rates
Per person per night sharing
Rates are in US Dollars
*Rates may vary according to season
- Three meals daily
- Locally branded soft drinks, house wines, spirits and beers
- Refreshments on lodge activities
- Game drives
- Emergency evacuation insurance
- Transfers between lodge airstrip and Grumeti Serengeti Tented Camp
- A complimentary pair of Swarovski Optik binoculars per room for use during your stay
- International and local flights
- Laundry service
- Safari shop purchases
- Hot air ballooning
- All items of a personal nature
- Champagne, cognacs, fine wines, premium brand spirits and cigars
- Tourism Development Levy
- Park and concession fees
- Administration fee
- Travel insurance