Our resorts are designed to inspire and delight every sense

The Lodges at DandZu

The Lodges at DandZu offer the perfect location to fully enjoy the renowned Lake of Hawassa. Alongside our contemporary rooms, we also provide Tukul-style accommodations, characterized by a thatched roof and large windows that offer breathtaking views of the natural clearing and the Lake beyond. Our resort is a perfect escape for those seeking peace and tranquility in a beautiful natural setting.

Our Traditional Tukuls

Our traditional Tukuls offer spacious and comfortable accommodations, designed to create a warm and cozy atmosphere. Each room is equipped with a wood burning stove, ensuring that guests stay warm and comfortable throughout their stay. The furniture in our Tukuls has been carefully crafted by local artisans, using sustainable wood. We take pride in sourcing all of our soft furnishings locally, which ensures that they are of the highest quality, while also promoting Ethiopian style.

What Should you bring?

During the dry and busy tourist season, you can anticipate clear skies and pleasant temperatures. Many visitors come prepared with comfortable footwear for exploring and clothing suitable for the weather. However, it should be noted that due to the higher elevation, evenings can become quite chilly. It is advisable to bring long sleeved tops and jumpers to keep warm during these cooler nights.

Luxury Spa and Treatment

DandZu Resort and Lodge is the perfect place to indulge in some much-needed pampering. With a variety of therapeutic massages and personally tailored treatments, you can truly relax and unwind. Let the experienced staff at DandZu Resort and Lodge take care of you and ensure that you leave feeling rejuvenated and refreshed. Don't miss out on this opportunity to escape from the stresses of everyday life and indulge in some well-deserved self-care.

Our Western Style Rooms

Each room at DandZu is designed with elegance and sophistication in mind. The stylish polished mahogany flooring adds a touch of luxury to every space, including the terrace. The rooms are incredibly spacious, providing ample room for relaxation and enjoyment. You can experience the utmost comfort and luxury in our western style rooms at DandZu, ensuring a truly memorable stay.

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