© 2016 by Utengule Coffee Company. All rights reserved

YOUR PRIVATE GETAWAY
IN SOUTHERN TANZANIA. 
 

Utengule Coffee Lodge offers guests an oasis of calm on the slopes of the mighty Mbeya range in Southern Tanzania, with spectacular views across the East African Rift Valley.

 

In terraced gardens on an estate famous for its gourmet coffee, 'The Lodge on the Coffee Estate' has 16 rooms with en-suite facilities, the most luxurious have open glass frontages and large balconies overlooking the pool and the Rift Valley beyond.

 

Whether you visit Utengule for pleasure or business, we offer various facilities to our guests. Spend time enjoying our coffee and diverse cuisines from the veranda of our Arabica Restaurant and Bar while enjoying the sunset over the Rift Valley. For the active guest, we have tennis and squash courts or take a stroll through nature to the Coffee Farm and enjoy a personal Coffee Tour (to be prearranged). We look forward to welcoming you to our hidden gem in nature

CONTINUING EXCELLENCE

"Utengule makes the most of a peaceful, beautiful setting. The views out to the Great Rift Valley are incredible. Excellent food. Always interesting variety of clientele. We go to Utengule twice a year and look forward to it each time."

/ John W via Tripadvisor

WOW!
 

"Fabulous and very friendly place, wonderful availability of all the staff and local and international food. A fabulous view of the valley and the African sunset."

 

/ Stefano F via Tripadvisor

 

Standard Room 

From
$ 80 single   

$ 120 double
per night (incl. all taxes)

 

Cozy room, with a large single bed. Good view of pool and colorful garden. Mosquito netted and modern bathroom with shower. Boutique decorated walls with a working desk. Dark wood furnished. 

Max. Occupation

 

2 Adults (Queen size)

1 Cot bed

Superior Room 

From
$ 110 single

$ 150 double
per night (incl. all taxes)

 

Spacious Double or Twin bedrooms in elegant bright color, with beautiful components of local marble in the modern bathrooms. These rooms also benefit from having their own verandah overlooking the swimming pool and gardens. 

Max. Occupation

 

2 Adults

1 Cot bed

King-Size en-suite 

From
$ 155 single

$ 205 double
per night (incl. all taxes)

 

Majestic room on two floors, private balcony, large king size bed upstairs and a breathtaking view of the Great Rift Valley. Open view of pool and colorful garden. Great ambiance! Wooden floor upstairs and decoration with selected, rare Chinese antiques! 

Max. Occupation

 

2 Adults

1 Cot bed

Family Room 

From
$ 110
single

$ 150 double
per night (incl. all taxes)

 

Spacious room with one double bed, two single beds, and a cot bed. Mosquito netted and bathroom with good shower. The room is surrounded by wild vegetation, with views of the Mbeya range. Perfect room for families. Parking right at the room door.

Max. Occupation

 

2 large single bed

1 Single bed

Family Room 

From
$ 110
single

$ 150 double
per night (incl. all taxes)

 

Spacious room with one double bed, two single beds, and a cot bed. Mosquito netted and bathroom with good shower. The room is surrounded by wild vegetation, with views of the Mbeya range. Perfect room for families, with parking right at the door.

Max. Occupation

 

1 King size bed

2 single (bunk) bed

Camping 

Camping is also available on request. Please inquire via the button below. 

Compound Bungalows 

Spacious fully renovated houses, which are available for medium and long-term rentals! All houses with modern kitchen, tiled floors, furnished sitting room and 2 - 4 bed rooms. Spacious lounge, dining area and equipped kitchen as well as a rewarding, bird watching garden view. The houses are individually arranged in a very spacious compound, fully fenced and with 24 hours security. Water supply from own spring or borehole. Residents have direct and free access to the coffee lodge with restaurant and bar, swimming pool, and sports facility.

WHERE WE ARE
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Utengule is at 20 km distance from Mbeya town. It can be reached by driving 12 km on the highway towards Zambia and then turn right at Mbalizi town. From that point it is another 8 km on all-season road to reach Utengule Estate and Lodge. All turning points are marked with signboards.
BY AIR
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Fast and cheap way to get to Utengule is by plane. There are several flights a day from and to Dar es Salaam and Mbeya airport is just 15 minutes away from Utengule Coffee Lodge. On request we are happy to arrange airport transfers or if you prefer you can also take a Taxi.
Fastjet Link 
Air Tanzania Link
Precision Air Link 
Auric Air Link 
BY ROAD
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From Dar es Salaam, Zambia or Malawi borders. From Dar it takes about 10 - 12 hours over mainly good tarmac road, passing Chalinzee, Morogoro, Mikumi National Park (Camps available), Iringa (recommended Lodge is Kisolanza Farm, 60 km after Iringa towards Mbeya)
BY TRAIN
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With TAZARA which leaves from Dar es Salaam City  passing through Selous park and reaching Mbeya next day. It is strongly recommended always to book an entire 1st class compartment well in advance. All trains have a restaurant car which serve meals but own F&B is recommended.
HELIPAD
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For guests using a helicopter as a means of transportation, there is the possibility of flying directly to the Utengule Coffee Lodge. By helicopter, landing at the Lodge's own helipad, located at the co-ordinates: 

33º 19.24’ East
8º 53.06’ South
 (Google Maps Link)
 
 

CONTACT US

Or give us a call at:
Hotel: +255 753 020 901 
Manager: +255 786 481 902

Mail Address:

Utengule Coffee Lodge
PO Box 139, Mbeya, Tanzania

Relaxing on the veranda