Adriana Karembeu & Michel Cymes à Chemchem avec France 2

May 7th, 2013

Adriana Karembeu & Michel Cymes à Chemchem avec France 2

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Walking the line, walking with the Elephant.

December 20th, 2012

Walking the line, walking with the Elephant.

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Outside, a pool is hidden in the trees…

December 20th, 2012

Outside, a pool is hidden in the trees…

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Map Africa








The Lodge


“In Africa I learned that one can come home to a place one

has never been to before”- Henning Mankel 


The Lodge lies in a 4000ha privileged Wildlife Management Area between

Tarangire National Parkand Lake Manyara in northern Tanzania.

 Eight stylish and secluded tent-style suites evoke the spiritof a vintage contemporary

safari lodge. The principle house of the Lodge offers a full service gourmet restaurant

to whet your appetite, a lounge bar complete with outdoor fire place to quench your thirst

and toast your toes and a fully stocked library to broaden your horizons.

You may even choose to enjoy your read on the viewing deck which boasts awe-inspring views over Lake Manyara. Outside, a pool is hidden in the trees for dips in the afternoon heat and the Chem Chem Amani Spa offers a new meaning to utter relaxation.


Lodge Facilities & Services:

The permanent structure of Lodge principal house reflects the form of a landing flamingo with its two open big wings. One wing holding the dining area and the outside fire place the other wing containing the bar, lounge, fire lounge and library.
It is a very light and open structure to be as close to nature as possible.


The principal house contains:

  • Full service gourmet restaurant
  • Lounge bar & our door fire place
  • Library
  • Mirador with astonishing view over Lake Manyara
  • Boutique
  • Free WIFI


Wellbeing: Pool & Spa

  • Nestled in its own private palm-oasis you find our spa cottage as well our outdoor swimming pool


Suite Facilities & Services:

Each tented suite is situated in a private palm-island enjoying a wonderful, private lake view. The suite, 100m2, is a combination of canvas, lava-stones and wood. Where else if not in the African Wilderness you want to sleep under a canvas roof? Tents are a minimum of 80 metres apart to ensure total privacy.


Each suite comprises of:

  • Bedroom with spectacular views 
  • Reading corner
  • Dressing room
  • Luxury bathroom with indoor and outdoor shower
  • Terrace 
  • Patio with lush daybed surrounded by trees
  • Signature toiletries 
  • Dressing gown and slippers


  • In-room safe
  • Yoga mats
  • Van
  • Laundry (casual clothes, no dry cleaning)
  • Hair-dryer (while the generator is running 6.30-08:00 / 18:30-22:00)
  • Inter-come Telephone 
  • In-room camp bed available for one child


Family unite 

It is built out of one suite as above plus a 50m2 vintage tented room with its own bathroom (indoor shower) and dressing. The two rooms are built on the same platform and are connected through a small (1.5m) wooden bridge. 
The tented room contains 2 single beds, rocking chair and small desk,

viewing terrace and has as well its one private entry. 

It can sleep up to four children or two adults. 






Greg Norman

I have travelled the
world and visited many
exotic, fascinating,
unique and beautiful
places, BUT nothing
comes close to the
setting, ambience and

experience I had at
Chem Chem in
Tanzania!!! It should be
on everyone’s “bucket
list” of adventure

Greg Norman






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