Serengeti Explorer By Elewana Unveiled

Tom Snoyd
Tom Snoyd 8 Min Read

Serengeti Explorer By Elewana comprises luxury camps, lodges, and hotels distributed in various tourist destinations across Tanzania and Kenya. This brand is expected to open an accommodation facility under its new Elewana Explorer, scheduled to open in May 2024. Serengeti Explorer by Elewana is an exquisite, luxurious accommodation by Elewana found in the Serengeti National Park.

This luxurious accommodation is built high up on the Nyaboro Hills and overlooks the southwestern plains of Serengeti. Serengeti Explorer has been reimagined creatively and situated on the edge of the escarpment, offering stunning views of wildlife and the Great Migration. It sits on the grounds where Serengeti Sopa Lodge used to be. Still, it is fully reimagined with spacious rooms and all the much-needed amenities required by a luxurious safari-goer. It is situated in a private setting, so guests will enjoy viewing one of the oldest wildlife ecosystems in the world privately and free from crowds.

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Guest’s Room at Serengeti Explorer

Elewana Serengeti Explorer will also offer guests a comfortable life since it has impressive facilities, attractive art, and spacious rooms. While staying at Serengeti Explorer, your adventurous safari will parallel freedom, space, and the great outdoors.

How can you reach at Elewana Serengeti Explorer?

Situated in the heart of the Serengeti, this exquisite lodge is 319 kilometers from Arusha. Getting to Serengeti Explorer is more accessible by booking a 1-hour flight from Arusha Airport to Seronera Airstrip, followed by a 45-minute drive from Seronera Airstrip to the lodge.

A glance at Elewana Serengeti Explorer’s rooms & suites!

This reimagined lodge has 68 luxury rooms and six suites. Two rooms are wheelchair accessible, and there are four interconnecting rooms. All rooms are fitted with King and Twin beds, allowing guests to sleep comfortably in the middle of the jungle. To make viewing easier, each Elewana Serengeti Explorer’s room has a private balcony and sweeping views of the Serengeti’s endless plains. The rooms are a perfect fit for couples wishing to spend their honeymoon in the heart of the endless plains that carry the fame of this mysterious park. They are also ideal for friends, families, or other groups who want to mix adventure and luxury in the African wild.

The bathrooms of this beautiful accommodation are generous in size and are fitted with modern water-saving fixtures, lights, and rain showers. An ample counter is available for you to put your travel amenities. Each Elewana Serengeti Explorer’s room has a writing desk, complimentary Wi-Fi, coffee and tea-making facilities, and charging points for phones, laptops, tablets, and cameras.

Serengeti Explorer

Serengeti Explorer by Elewana will offer various restaurant and bar options. They are built to bring you beautiful views of Serengeti while enjoying your drink or meal. The lounge areas are open-air and are adorned with gorgeous art. The extensive wine cellar adds a unique view, while a private Chef’s table is fantastic. Boma restaurant is another lovely facility where you can dine while exploring the magical views of Serengeti National Park with all your senses. Here are the restaurant options that Elewana Serengeti Explorer has:

Main Restaurant:

Professional chefs cook various dishes for you. Live cooking stations are here, so do not forget a fresh juice bar. It is perfect for having breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

Poolside Bistro & Bar:

Guests will enjoy farm-to-table foods in this restaurant, which has a warm atmosphere. It is perfect for eating your lunch.

Chef’s table:

This adds a unique experience to an ordinary restaurant. It is private and within an extensive wine cellar so that guests can enjoy dinner privately.

Boma Restaurant:

Want a bush dinner? Boma Restaurant is your best place. Stroll from the lodge to a beautiful setting and enjoy dinner under Serengeti’s shimmering sky. It is a perfect spot for having dinner.

Deli & Coffee Shop:

Here, you will get some beautiful takeaways for your game drives. These include salads, wraps, sandwiches, daily baked pastries, and teas and coffees.

Relax your body!

Elewana Serengeti Explorer has a beautiful way of relaxing after game drives or bush walks. Its rooms are quietly designed to make you comfortable while remembering what you have experienced on your safari. You can also soak up in an infinity pool to relax your body. This pool is perched on the edge of the escarpment, thus giving glorious views of the vast plains of Serengeti.

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Serengeti Explorer by Elewana Collection

At Serengeti Explorer, you can relax your body, mind, and soul by visiting the wellness centers and meeting professional therapists. The lodge has two luxury treatment rooms, an in-room couple’s treatment, a yoga deck, and a fitness center to keep up your fitness plan.

Other facilities!

Serengeti Explorer offers a creative environment for creative minds. You can take photos during your safari in Explorer’s Creative Photo Studio to create your art gallery. An outdoor cinema is also available for an early evening movie, not to mention the stargazing deck, where you can view the stars at night through a refractor telescope.

Activities at Serengeti’s Explorer;

Are you still wondering what to do at Serengeti Explorer? East African Safari Guides will organize various activities from this serene accommodation in the heart of Serengeti.

Game drives:

The location of Elewana’s Serengeti Explorer suggests more rewarding game drives. A large population of wild animals is found in the central Serengeti. The wildebeest migration also crosses this area between April and May. The Big Five can also be viewed at their best from this lodge.

Walking safaris:

Walk in the jungle while exploring the wilderness with all your senses. Enjoy the natural smell, touch, and sound of nature.

Photographic safaris:

With an iconic photo studio, Serengeti’s Explorer enables visitors to picture the stunning views and create a gallery in a creative photo studio.


Serengeti Explorer aims to offer luxury and adventurous life without compromising the natural beauty and wildlife. It was built by mixing traditional construction methods while decorating using recycled ornaments from a social enterprise, Shanga. The lodge will also empower the local community and conservation projects.

Our Team of Experts is ready to help you plan!

If you want to enjoy the greatness of this new property opening in May 2024, East African Safari Guides advises you to book a trip. Bookings for this beautiful place are also open, and we’ll make a reservation for you.

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