Karanga River lodge is a newly built mid -range accommodation found in Moshi along Arusha –Himo Road just 2km from the center, 32 miles from Kilimanjaro International airport ,about 20km away from Mount Kilimanjaro Tanzania Region. The Lodge is convenient and business friendly to guests with its cozy environment and beautiful scenic views of Mount Kilimanjaro and surrounding areas. One can be at the lodge by either road transport from arusha which takes approximately 1-2 hours’ drive to moshi in Tanzania and 45 minutes to fly from arusha to close airstrip Kilimanjaro international airport then 35km to be transferred to the lodge.
Karanga River lodge consists of 10 beautiful elegant rooms with scenic views of MT. Kilimanjaro reflecting modern building nature style with modern comfort. Rooms are well decorated and furnished with private en-suite facilities of clean flushing toilets , both cold and hot showers , mosquito nets , complementary bottled water, Satellite, air conditioning, toiletries , flat screen TVs, extinguishers etc.
Rooms have verandas and large sitting area; you relax while overlooking the great views of Mount Kilimanjaro, beautiful gardens with flowers that give best moment of relaxation and surrounding areas. Rooms are well equipped with comfortable queen sized beds with clean beddings. There are fireplaces at the lodge where guests gather together and share good moments about the safaris not only that it also provide warmth to visitors at night. Rooms vary in different sizes with single beds for individual , double bed for couple /sharing and family/group rooming options with different costs ranging from 200$ per night and above ( note that high season rate is different to low season rate.)
Karanga river lodge offers more services and facilities which include;
On -site restaurant that serves delicious type of meals both international and traditional meals that matches with guest’s appetite ; continental and buffet breakfast ,lunch in the gardens facing Mt .Kilimanjaro and 3 course dinner in the dining room served by well trained, friendly and organized staff ,
A well- stocked bar ready to serve you with variety of good selection of drinks like; local ,cocktail , wines, spirits and international beer, you relax while overlooking the spectacular view of mount Kilimanjaro and surrounding areas .
A Blue water swimming pool that cools off the hot afternoon, you relax in water overlooking the beautiful Mt. Kilimanjaro and surrounding area.
Service; Free parking space available, Laundry and house-keeping , services available , airport pickups and drop-offs provided .
Internet Wifi hotspot available at the lodge that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends. massage offered .
Activities to do while at the lodge include; swimming at the lodge, visiting the hot spring , hiking and climbing mount Kilimanjaro, nature walks in the forest and many others
Mount Kilimanjaro is considered to be the tallest mount in Africa and Mosh i is the municipality and capital city of Kilimanjaro region in the north eastern part of Tanzania. It has the good view of morshi town and Mount Kilimanjaro. Tanzania is an east African country found in the southern par t ,it borders with Uganda in the north , Kenya in the north east , Mozambique and Malawi to the south ,Zambia to the south west, Rwanda ,Burundi and Democratic republic of Congo to the west. Mount Kilimanjaro is found in the north Eastern Tanzania and is the highest Africa’s mountain. Mount Kilimanjaro has its three volcanic cones which include; kibo, mawezi and shira as a dormant volcano in Tanzania.
The summit of Kilimanjaro is around 5,895 metres above sea level, which makes it the largest in Africa but way behind the Mount Everest which has a peak of around 8,848 metres. Tourism is the leading and growing activities in Tanzania. There are different accommodation in Tanzania; budget ,midrange and luxury accommodations which are friendly and convenient to the guests visiting Tanzania. There are different activities to do while staying at Kilimanjaro mountain resort which include; Mount climbing , wildlife viewing since there are many animals near Kilimanjaro , hiking to mount Kilimanjaro, bird watching since there are many bird species in Mount Kilimanjaro national park and other activities to do while in different parts of Tanzania especially national park