Hamerkop House by Lemala

Usa River, Meru, Arusha, Northern Zone, Tanzania – Show more hotels in Arusha Town

Location: 16 Dolly Estate in Usa River, Arusha Town, Tanzania.


This private house is located on a wildlife and golf estate – Kiligolf, situated halfway between Kilimanjaro International Airport and Arusha and offers a perfect start and finish of your safari. Great for couples, families, or small groups traveling together. Each of the 3 bedrooms is en-suite with a private verandah and lounge and can be booked on a private exclusive use basis or shared – on a bed and breakfast, half board, full board, or all-inclusive basis. The House has access to Tanzania’s only championship golf course which means guests can enjoy a relaxing and incredibly scenic round under the shadow of both Mount Meru and Kilimanjaro, a private airstrip to fly to all of Northern Tanzania. Complimentary Wi-Fi and private chefs to produce everything from delicious breakfasts to refreshing lunches, afternoon teas, and dinners Sundowner cocktails can be enjoyed around the swimming pool or you can take walk to No 16 and enjoy spectacular sundowners with Mt Meru and Mt Kilimanjaro as your backdrop.

Uniqueness of this Camp

  • For those that are flying out to the bush, we enjoy access to a private airstrip, Dolly, just 5 mins drive away which is serviced with daily flight departure all over Tanzania by Auric Air, Coastal, Air Excel, including scheduled flights to the Northern Circuit property partners.
  • The staff at Hamerkop offer a truly personal service to ensure you have a relaxed stay and cater to all dietary requirements – if notified in advance.


This private house in Arusha enjoys 3 spacious ensuite rooms, complimentary. 3 Suites Single | Double | Twin or Triple occupancy: Large spacious en suite bedrooms with a private library lounge. Each room enjoys a private terrace and an inside and out shower with a bath. Ideal for families. OR on Exclusive Use of 3 rooms.


Room Amenities: Balcony / Deck, Complimentary Wi-Fi, Detached Private Bathroom, Dressing Gowns, Electrical Outlets, En-Suite bathroom,  Hair Dryer, Internet Access (Complimentary), Laundry Service (Available), Laundry Service (Complimentary), Lounge Area, Outside Shower, Safe, Shower, Tea / Coffee, Verandah, Wheelchair Friendly Hotel Amenities: 24-hour Security, Activity Desk, Bar, Barbeque Facilities, Battery Charging Facilities, Communal Dining, Disability Services, Eco Friendly, Internet Access (Complimentary), Kiddies Club, Laundry Service (Available), Laundry Service (Complimentary), Library, Mobile Connectivity, Private,  Vehicle Available, Restaurant, Secure Parking, Spa, Airport Shuttle (Available), Babysitting Service, Foreign Exchange, Travel Desk and Outdoor swimming pool.


Horse riding is offered at both Hamerkop House and Wildwaters Lodge. Horse Riding at Hamerkop House takes place on Dolly Estate and whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced rider, there is an opportunity and experience for all abilities. Relax at the Polo Club, take a tour of a fragrant coffee plantation in Arusha, or work up a sweat hiking and canoeing around Kilimanjaro and Lake Duluti. Bird Watching, Garden Tours, Massages. Visit Lake Chala, Hot Springs at Kikuletwa – Thermal Kilimanjaro water to relax and swim in these natural water springs, Visit Waterfall Kilasia or Kinukamori at the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro, Lake Duluti Canoeing (1.5-hour canoeing experience), Arusha National Park Canoeing, (2-hour) Usa River and Tengeru Villages Bike Ride, Visit Maasai Market in Arusha, Visit Shanga is