What's in a name? At Mbali Mbali, we're making changes.

To help you locate our amazing collection of properties, we are switching the names incorporating their location. But its not just the names that are changing, its the look and feel of each property too.

Our name, Mbali Mbali means 'far, far way" and if you venture into Tanzania's western circuit you will find Gombe Stream National Park.  Here you can walk in the footsteps of pioneering British Primatologist, Jane Goodall, in search of descendants of her favourite chimps, Frodo, Merlin and David Greybeard.  Our lodge her is Mbali Mbali Gombe. In the lush shade of ancient forest trees just off the shore of Lake Tanganyika, lies the small yet intimate Mbali Mbali Gombe.  It's the only lodge in or near the park.

Continue south on Lake Tanganyika to the most magical places, Mahale National Park.  Observe the magnificent Chimpanzees, spend blissful afternoons on our private beach and finish the day by the camp fire with the milky way gazing down. Its here that you will discover the delights of Mbali Mbali Mahale. Located on a stretch of secluded golden beach over looking Lake Tanganyika, this is the perfect blend of comfort and luxury in a romantic setting

The amazing chimpanzees that live in the mountains that surround us at Mahale and Gombe have not changed. They are still as mischievous and as playful as ever and our expert guides will ensure that visitors have an amazing experience with these wonderful primate. Spend time, observing them in their natural habitat and take home treasured memories from your time at Mbali Mbali.

Venture east from Mahale and discover Katavi National Park, to experience an unspoilt and authentic safari experience in this wonderful national park. Get close to the densest hippos and crocodile herds in Tanzania. The park is home to Mbali Mbali Katavi.

In the centre of Katavi National Park lies Mbali Mbali Katavi, offering an exciting bush experience with breathtaking views over the vast plains of Katisunga.  With only 26 rooms in the whole of the Katavi National Park means that it will be like you have it to yourself!

Tarangire National Park is northern Tanzania's hidden gem, with ancient baobab trees and herds of elephants, 300 strong. Go west, around the crater and journey to the theatre of natures dramatic migration.  Experience the vastness of the open savannah with the Serengeti. Our property here is now known as Mbali Mbali Tarangire

If you are looking for an authentic safari experience under traditional canvas showcasing spacious views and enriching culture.  Mbali Mbali Tarangire is the perfect choice.

📷Mbali Mbali Soroi Serengeti Mbali Mbali Soroi Serengeti is set high on a natural plateau with endless views of the Musabi Plains in the Western Corridor of the iconic Serengeti National Park

...Go Mbali Mbali, Go Far Far Away...

We've a collection of five stunning lodges in one of Africa’s ultimate natural treasures; Tanzania. Each location has been carefully selected for their unique experiences, across incredibly diverse ecological areas, taking you on a trail less travelled to some of Tanzania’s most untouched and unique National Parks.