A Brief History
Mount Meru Game Lodge & Sanctuary was established in 1959 by Dr. Andreas Von Nagy. The Lodge was conceived to provide superior accommodation to discerning animal lovers visiting Tanzania. The Sanctuary was conceived to provide refuge to orphaned and injured animals and to prepare them for their return to the wild.
The Lodge & Sanctuary combine to offer a unique experience to all visitors looking to stay in Arusha.
For a more complete history on Mount Meru Game Lodge & Sanctuary, download our Historical Fact Sheet (pdf, 207k).