Faru Faru Lodge (Grumeti Game
Reserve, Serengeti National Park) Tanzania
The Grumeti Reserve is located adjacent to the Western
Corridor of the Serengeti, bordering the national park, and
encompasses over 350,000 acres of unrivalled wilderness. The
concession is privately and exclusively owned by Singita
The Grumeti area forms part of the famous migratory
route, which is travelled by hundreds of thousands of
animals every year. Singita Grumeti Reserves consists of
three properties: Sasakwa Lodge, Sabora Tented Camp and Faru
Faru Lodge; all unique properties that celebrate this
Situated on a slope, basking in the abundance of animal
species and birdlife around it, Singita Faru Faru Lodge
lends a contemporary signature style to safari. Inspired by
a botanical theme, this riverside lodge offers barefoot
elegance in a laid-back rustic setting. The organic lines of two rim-flow swimming pools echo
those of a watering hole that lies just below.
The elevated viewing decks over the watering hole allow
guests to view game without even leaving their lodge, and a
Swahili-inspired ‘beach’ offers the opportunity for some
serious rest and relaxation. The contrast of stone and
canvas against cutting-edge design and comfortable
furnishings is integrated in nine open-style suites, each
with an outdoor shower or bath.
Nine air-conditioned en suite suites, with a bath and
outdoor shower. There is a dedicated family suite suitable
for a family of four. Faru Faru can accommodate 22 guests.
Each suite has a reading area, a huge picture window,
personal bar and fridge, and a deck with Swarovski spotting
scope. Suites have electronic safes, overhead fans,
hairdryers, direct dial telephones with US lines and
wireless internet access.
The main lodge area offers a dining room, bar lounge with
satellite television, DVD player and library, outdoor
barbeque area and The Singita Shop. Viewing decks
overlooking the waterhole are positioned alongside the
heated swimming pool.
Available services at Faru Faru Lodge include: Spa.
Singita Shop. Wireless internet access. Satellite television
in the main lodge. Fun activities such as archery,
stargazing safaris and mountain biking. Other facilities
available at nearby Sabora Tented Camp (8km) and Sasakwa
Game Viewing / Activities:
All our safaris are conducted in open Land Rovers with a
maximum of six guests per vehicle. However, should you want
complete privacy it is possible to hire a vehicle on a
private basis. Sole use of Land Rovers will need to be
reserved well in advance. Prices available on request.
Singita Grumeti Reserves forms part of the world-famous
migratory route. The Great Migration traditionally moves
through Grumeti Reserves between June and August. However,
there is an abundance of wildlife year-round. The Serengeti,
which is Africa’s No. 1 World Heritage Site, is also home to
25 species of large carnivores, 40 herbivore species and
over 600 types of bird - including five endemic species,
with an impressively large number of raptors that form the
highest concentration on the continent. This is also where
you’ll find a wide range of primates, such as the rare Patas
and Colobus monkeys and prolific plant life and species.
The Equestrian Centre is situated adjacent to Sasakwa
Lodge and is home to sixteen horses. Experienced riders can
enjoy out-rides on the Serengeti Plains. Tack is English
style and guests have the choice of English or Western
There are tennis courts at both Sabora Tented Camp and
Sasakwa Lodge with a variety of surfaces. Yoga and gym
facilities are available at Sasakwa Lodge.
From $1,275 Per person per night sharing. Please contact us for a
suggested itinerary and quote