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Machweo Retreat

Machweo Retreat


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Just outside of Arusha, but away from the chaos and mayhem of the city you will find Machweo Retreat - a true sanctuary of tranquility and a real hidden gem. Only 7 minutes driving away from Arusha town center and 30 minutes from Kilimanjaro International Airport, this is the ideal place to recharge your batteries after your flight or enjoy some serious pampering before or after your safari adventure or climbing expedition.

Unwind by the pool with a cocktail or relax in the wellness center where you can enjoy a massage or take a sauna or hammam.

Enjoy an amazing meal in the critically acclaimed restaurant by star chef Axel and his team. Mixing local influences with classic French cuisine and only working with the best and freshest products, every bite and every sip will be an experience for your senses.

The accommodation consists of 6 cottage suites, lavishly furnished and ideally positioned for maximum privacy, featuring separate sitting and living area, each accommodating up to 3 guests. All rooms offer top class amenities and a private balcony and have amazing views of Mount Meru.

The beautiful main building also houses 3 lovely Honeymoon Suites. The sand colored walls and floors combine perfectly with the wooden tailor-made furniture and create a soothing atmosphere. Some African artifacts decorate each room in a subtle way. Every Honeymoon Suite has a private sitting area to take in the amazing view.

If you have time during your stay, you can also go on a coffee tour to a local organic and Fair Trade coffee farm, or visit the local primary school which is supported by Machweo Retreat n collaboration with the iThemba Foundation.

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Rates Include

Breakfast is included.

Children Policy

Children of any age are welcome. Rates available on request.

All of the holidays we prepare are tailor-made, but this might give you an idea of how Machweo Retreat can be included in you own dream holiday.

An Authentic East African Experience

Featured Accommodation

Machweo Retreat
Machweo Retreat
Oliver's Camp
Oliver's Camp
Tarangire National Park
The Highlands
The Highlands
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Dunia Camp
Dunia Camp
The Serengeti
Matemwe Retreat
Matemwe Retreat

Destination: Tanzania.

Enjoy a safari that takes you into the heart of Africa. Witness nature from intimate camps with expert guides who reveal to you the secrets of the wild. Then indulge yourself with a stay in a private villa on the beach on Zanzibar, with a private butler catering to your every whim while you wait for the chef to stop by each morning to discuss your preferred menu for the day.

This is a 12 night itinerary including Arusha, Tarangire National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, The Serengeti and Zanzibar.

Based on 5 Star Accommodation:

  • 1 Night at Machweo Retreat
  • 2 Nights at Oliver's Camp
  • 2 Nights at The Highlands
  • 2 Nights at Dunia Camp
  • 5 Nights at Matemwe Retreat
Price Per Person From

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*Prices are per person and are based on today's exchange rates. Exchange rates are subject to change and are updated daily.

Prices exclude international flights - ask us if you would like to include these.

General Information For Guests

All room have a double kingsize 4 poster bed, a TV, minibar, safe, complimentary Wi-Fi and a balcony.

The honeymoon suites each have a luxury bathroom with a bath tub and walk in shower.

The cottages feature a separate sitting and living area.

Guests can book a wellness treatment in the comfort of their own room - pre-booking is essential.

There is a swimming pool, lounge and bar and restaurant.

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If you're not sure which place might be best for your own trip then either give us a call or get in touch via the website, and we'd be delighted to run through the options with you.

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