Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti Review

World-acclaimed 5-star luxury and unparalleled service can be found in the Four Seasons Safari Lodge in the heart of the Serengeti National Park. Enjoy uninterrupted views of the savannah, grasslands and rocky kopjes while watching elephants and other animals drink from water holes on your doorstep.

5-Star Luxury Lodge – Rooms from $1,840

The main double story lodge and its private suites and exclusive villas are contemporary African designs with classic, open interiors of wood, neutral tones and a touch of African textiles. Take a dip in the infinity pool, work up a sweat in the 24hr gym and choose your dining experience with 3 restaurants and unique culinary experiences. 

Location and Views 

Getting to Four Seasons Safari Lodge

The lodge is a 45 min drive from the Seronera airstrip  which receives connecting flights from Arusha and Dar es Salaam.

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Nearby attractions 

Wildebeest Migration and Game Drives

Herds of thousands of wildebeests move through the area around April- June. Central Serengeti is good for wildlife sightings year-round.

Seronera Region

The lodge is 15 miles north of the Seronera region which is known for lion, cheetah and leopard.

Hot air ballooning

Nearby operators offer sunrise flights over the Serengeti plains.

Views 

The lodge has panoramic views of the Serengeti’s grasslands and savannahs. Two watering holes attract animals for close viewing.

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Perks 

  • infrared sensing cameras at the waterholes linked to your in-room tv alert you to animal activity.
  • Free Newspapers, available to read with breakfast
  • Wifi Connection In the main lodge and private suites

Amenities

Discovery Centre

An on-site education centre – museum to learn about wildlife,  local culture and history.

Infinity Pool

A communal pool at the lodge with views over the water hole. Each villa has its own private pool

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Gift Shop

A boutique shop that sells local souvenirs, jewellery and clothing items.

Fitness Centre 

Open 24 hours with assorted equipment including weights and treadmills.

Business Centre

A boardroom in the lodge can accommodate 10 people and there is an outdoor meeting area. Perfect for multi-day conferences and planning.

TV Lounge

Seating can be arranged for presentations or turned into a movie theatre.

Spa

Kani Spa has 6 available rooms with an array of treatments that use natural ingredients.

Food and Drink

Kula’s Restaurant

The main restaurant serves buffet-style breakfasts and a selection of local and international dishes for lunch and dinner. Food is prepared in an open kitchen.

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Boma Grill 

Enjoy authentic, Africa style grilled dishes around a fire pit. Masai dancers often entertain guests.

Maji Bar and Terrace

Outdoor lounge and bar open all day serving African tapas,  homemade pizzas and fresh salads.

Bush Dinner

By special arrangement, a barbeque dinner in the park lit by torches under African skies.

Wine Cellar

Intimate cellar dinners offer a  5-7 course set menu accompanied by South African wines.

Romantic Pool Dinner

 A lantern-lit dinner for two on the island in the infinity pool 

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Room Service

Available 24 hours

Rooms 

There are 72  suites and 5 private villas at 4 Seasons Safari Lodge. 

Interior

Spacious rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows, private sundecks, lounge areas and 4-poster beds draped in netting. Interiors are subtle earth tones and wooden furnishings decorated with African artwork and textiles.

Rooms and Suites

Horizon Rooms

36 suites on the upper storey of the lodge,  available with and without waterhole views.

  • 1 king/ 2 twin beds with option of and extra bed 
  • 1 En-suite bathroom 

Sleeps 3 adults or 2 adults 1 child

Savannah Rooms

24 suites on the lower storey of the lodge,  available with and without waterhole views.

  • 1 king/ 2 twin beds with option of and extra bed 
  • 1 En-suite bathroom 

Sleeps 3 adults or 2 adults 1 child

Terrace suites

12 larger suites available with and without waterhole views. 

  • 1 king and two twin trundle beds in living room
  • Plunge pool
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Outdoor shower

Sleeps 3 adults or 2 adults, 2 children

Private Villas

Private villas with the option for private butlers and in-villa dining. Each villa has a full kitchen,  private pool and outdoor showers.

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One Bedroom Villas

One single-room villa is available.

  • 1 king bed and sleeper couch
  • 1 Ensuite bathroom with large tub and shower
  • Wall to wall windows

Sleeps 3 adults or 2 adults 1 child

Two-Bedroom  Villas

Two double-room villas are available

  • 2 king beds/ 1 king and  2 twin beds
  • 2 bathrooms and powder room
  • Poolside barbeque

Sleeps 4 adults or 2 adults 3 children

Presidential Villa

The top accommodation offer. 

  • 3 king beds in 3 rooms
  • 3  en-suite bathrooms with large tub and shower
  • Private watering hole
  • Private Gym
  • Poolside barbeque

 Sleeps 6 people with sleeper couch for extra children

Need to Know

Check-in time: 2 PM

Check out time: 10 AM

Child Friendly: Yes, with a kid’s club

Services: Babysitting, Laundry

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