Lemala Mpingo Ridge
Within the Tarangire National Park, Lemala Mpingo Ridge is perched on top of the Mpingo Ridge escarpment, offering elevated views over the Tarangire River and vast valley below. The Tarangire is especially well known for its large elephant herds, great birdlife and giant baobab trees. Enjoy a true wilderness experience at Mpingo Ridge by taking part in game drives and game walks with Lemala's highly skilled and experienced guides.
15 spacious tents are all carefully positioned for sensational views. All tents feature an en-suite bathroom and private decks with sunken lounges that convert into day beds. You can take in the star-speckled skies while washing off the dust of the day in your private outdoor bathtub. The lodge itself offers a large lounge and bar serving international dishes and beverages, both indoor and outdoor dining areas, a spa and a swimming pool - all with incredible views of the Tarangire.
- Sweeping views across the perennial Tarangire River and valley below
- Private sunken outside lounges that convert to afternoon siesta beds
- Your own outside bathtub, perfect for soothing the soul
- The Tarangire's famously majestic baobab trees
- Day and night game viewing and hot air balloon safaris
At a glance
- 14 Tented Suites + 1 Family Suite
- All Ages
- Open All Year
- Family Rooms
- All Inclusive
"The permanent waters of the Tarangire River is what drives the elephant migration in the dry months from June to October. This is when the Tarangire is at its best with large numbers of wildlife."
Adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most.
Guided Walking Safari
Hot Air Balloon Flights
Take a journey through Lemala Mpingo Ridge to get a flavour of its unique style and character, designed to enchant every guest.
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Honeymoon to Lemala Mpingo Ridge
The views from this lodge were incredible. The staff was so attentive and the food was great. We loved having the luxury of an outdoor tub and shower.Read full review
Adventure Holiday to Lemala Mpingo Ridge
This facility was better than the previous lodges which were five stars!! I would say beyond excellent, just amazing and wonderful.Read full review
Family holiday to Lemala Mpingo Ridge
Absolutely amazing! Our favorite place to stay, on the ridge overlooking Tarangire National Park. My kids loved looking for elephants, giraffes and buffalo from the balcony of our room. Great service and we would recommend a hot air balloon ride here. Magnificent experience.Read full review
Honeymoon to Lemala Mpingo Ridge
Lemala Mpingo Ridge is an incredibly gorgeous property. My Husband and I spent 3 nights here as the second stop on our safari Honeymoon adventure. The views are incredible, the lodges are gorgeous, and the people are just so nice and welcoming. We had a wonderful time and would absolutely return fo…Read full review