Serengeti - Tanzania Grumeti - Tanzania

Your Journey to Reach Us

By Air

  • We can arrange scheduled flights or private charters for your trip. All flights land at the Singita Sasakwa airstrip located 40 minutes from Faru Faru Lodge.
  • On scheduled flights, the weight of luggage is restricted to 15kg (33lb) for checked baggage. Only soft-sided luggage is permitted.
  • Kilimanjaro – Singita: approximately 1 hr 15 minutes (if direct)
  • Arusha – Singita : approximately 1 hr (if direct)
  • Private aircraft pilots land at their own risk and are advised to broadcast their intentions on frequency VHF channel 118.45.
  • Planes that can land at Singita’s airstrip: Beechcraft 1900; King Air; Cessna 406, 402, 404; Twin Otter and Grand Caravan.
    • Latitude: 02° 04” 36’ S
    • Longitude: 34° 30” 56’ E
    • Elevation: 4 400ft
    • Surface: Compacted Murram
    • Length: 1 410m for take off AMSL
    • Direction: 120° 300° (12/30)

 

By Road

  • From Arusha: approximately 7 hours (+/- 300km).
  • From Kilimanjaro: 8 hours (+/- 350km).

Videos of Faru Faru Lodge

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Singita Faru Faru's Inspiration

The lodge is a whimsical mix of contemporary organic style & the quirky practicality of a traditional botanist’s camp.

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Latest Grumeti Wildlife Report

Singita Grumeti

Our green season has arrived! The concession is a sea of green as we get into our long rains. Both Sasakwa and Sabora plains are lush and green, providing our resident game with some gorgeous green grass to feed on. The short grass plains of Sabora are teeming with game, making for some fantastic game...

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Conservation at Singita Serengeti

Through the Singita Grumeti Fund, Singita is the proud custodian of 350,000 acres of this unique ecosystem. Ensuring the continued protection of Singita’s concessions, situated primarily in the critical western corridor of the plains, is essential to the future sustainability of the ancient pilgrimage that defines these lands. However, when the Singita Grumeti Fund took…

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This is a place where putting one’s feet up and ‘living in the now’ is achieved with little persuasion, especially while lounging around the Swahili-inspired beach.

Use this down-to-earth riverine lodge as a base to connect freely with the environment.

Hot air balloon in the Serengeti | Singita

Honeymoon Safari: A Match Made in Heaven

Wedding preparations can be as stressful as they are enjoyable, and yet nothing can prepare you for the blissful whirlwind of that special day. A luxurious and extraordinary honeymoon is the perfect way to reflect, unwind and celebrate the beginning of a new life together. The romance and adventure of an African safari is difficult…

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Awards & Accolades for Faru Faru Lodge

No.1 in the World

Readers’ Choice Awards 2015 (USA)

Ranked no. 3 in the World

Readers’ Travel Awards 2015 (UK)

Best Hotel in the World for Service

Readers’ Travel Awards 2015 (UK)

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Top 100 Resorts 2014 (USA)

Ranked No 1 Top 100 Hotels Overall

World’s Best Awards 2012 USA