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Zawadi Camp

25 Km North of Seronera, Serengeti National Park Tanzania
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#49 of 132 campsites in Serengeti National Park
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Zawadi Camp is located in the most desirable location on the heart of Serengeti National Park, right next to the famed animal migration paths of the area, and only two kilometers away from the Orangi River. Zawadi, or “gift” in Swahili. It is a family-run safari camp with a mission to ‘gift’ our guests with a truly life enhancing experience of the Serengeti landscape and inhabitants. With just six private guest tents and ECO-FRIENDLY mentality, Zawadi Camp offers a personalized and tailored experience that ensures our guests can bask in the warm African sun, drink in the stunning landscape, and celebrate the native and captivating wildlife of the Serengeti. Our mess tent is equipped with a top quality restaurant and bar where our dedicated team will be able to help you at any time, as well as a relaxing lounge with stunning views of the Serengeti National Park. Your booking will include full board: breakfast, pinic box and dinner.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Kids stay free
24-hour security
BBQ facilities
Private check-in / check-out
Laundry service
Wifi
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Mosquito net
Outdoor fireplace
Shops
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
First aid kit
Umbrella
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Room features
Blackout curtains
Desk
Fireplace
Housekeeping
Room service
Extra long beds
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Private bathrooms
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Hair dryer
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Landmark view
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Family rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Languages Spoken
English, Swahili

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25 Km North of Seronera, Serengeti National Park Tanzania
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man wrote a review Dec 2023
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We had our xmas holiday & honeymoon in the camp for 3 days. Thanks for the good breakfast & dinner, yummy & full. Staff are hospitable & caring. They tried their best to offer every thing in the middle of Serengeti. Perfect
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Date of stay: December 2023Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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gitan55555555 wrote a review Nov 2023
Cairo, Egypt7 contributions2 helpful votes
Amazing !!! We where in the middle on Serengeti Park , the staff always super worries for us to stay comfortable, Alvaro, help us on everything to get there , many thanks for the tips, your help and advices !! . The tents are super comfortable and you see all the outside and listen the animals at night we really enjoy the place and for sure choose them you won't regret!! Thank you so much Zawadi team !!
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Date of stay: November 2023
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Response from Alvaro Romero Molina, Owner at Zawadi Camp
Responded 19 Nov 2023
Thank you so much for the very positive review - always the most rewarding thing for the whole team. Regards. Zawadi Camp
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Morgane P wrote a review Nov 2023
6 contributions4 helpful votes
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We found Zawadi Camp the perfect place to stay in Serengti National parc! You sleep in the middle of the wild life in a basis tent but with everything you need! Really comfortable beds, hot shower, beautiful breakfast and diner! The staff took really good care for us and we found the cooking amazing! We would definitely recommend it to friends and family. And go back if one day we go again to Serengeti!
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Date of stay: October 2023
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Responded 19 Nov 2023
Fantastic to hear all that - thank you so much. We’re delighted you had a great time. Regards. Zawadi Camp
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christelle k wrote a review Oct 2023
5 contributions6 helpful votes
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Magnificent 2-day stay in the camp with my children aged 12 ,11, 8 ,2, 1 year the staff the driver for the safaris and the camp directors are incredibly kind I highly recommend it if you want thrills a truly unforgettable experience merci pour tout 🤩🤩🤩 yes I forgot the most important thing in the morning when you wake up if you don't make any noise there are zebras not far away 👌👌🥰
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Date of stay: October 2023
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malin a wrote a review Oct 2023
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Wonderful place right in the middle of nature.You wake up to Zebras wandering right next to the tent.The staff was fantastic and Mr Delicious served the best food.I will definitely recomend this camp to anyone going to Serengeti
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Date of stay: October 2023
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Mariusz J wrote a review Oct 2023
Warsaw, Poland180 contributions102 helpful votes
Zawadi is a very good camp in Central Serengeti. Tents are modern, well equiped. Family camp event exceed expectations of tented camps - wooden walls inside, modern furnitures. Bush dinner in Zawadi is something unique in mid-range camps. And food is completely different to other camps - like fusion cusine of local and European dishes. I was there with my customers od AfricanFive.com company and all of them really enjoyed stary in Zawadi. Staff is very nice and helpful.
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Date of stay: October 2023Trip type: Travelled with friends
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MagalieC wrote a review Oct 2023
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We enjoyed the tented lodge a lot! It was such an experience to hear the animals outside of the tent during the night. The staff was very welcoming and the tents were very clean. We would recommend to anyone and we would definitely go back! 10/10
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Date of stay: October 2023Trip type: Travelled with family
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Lucie P wrote a review Sept 2023
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Amazing stay in Zawadi Camp. The staff was very nice and welcoming, the food was good, and the place and tents offered comfort while immersing us in safari spirit. Stunning journey in the beautiful environment of Serengeti.
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Date of stay: September 2023Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Ronald E wrote a review Sept 2023
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An Unforgettable Stay at the Safari Camp! The Safari Camp truly captivated me from the outset. Its simple yet inviting atmosphere instantly provides a sense of home. The team fosters a familial and incredibly friendly environment, and it was astonishing how promptly they fulfilled every request. The warm-hearted staff significantly contribute to the camp's charm. Their kindness and expertise enhance the stay even more. They are well-versed and always ready to share their knowledge about the wildlife and nature. The natural and romantic ambiance at the camp is simply magical. The cozy tents and the campfire under the starry sky create a unique mood. For those seeking a place that's simple, warm, and inviting, the Safari Camp offers an unparalleled experience.
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Date of stay: August 2023
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Trish O wrote a review Aug 2023
Galway, Ireland45 contributions53 helpful votes
Zawadi Camp really is your opportunity to experience the wilderness … to hear the hyenas calling to each other and to see the fearsome water buffalo beside your tent is something I will NEVER forget. Thankfully the staff escort you back to your tent after dark so you’re in no danger!! Speaking of the staff .. the friendly welcome from Hawa and the absolute legend Jackson look after you like you are their family.. The tents are clean and spacious and the food is excellent All in all definitely recommend and hope to return some day. If you are in the Serengeti don’t miss Zawadi Camp.. you will not regret it.
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Date of stay: August 2023Trip type: Travelled with family
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£276 - £303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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Frequently Asked Questions about Zawadi Camp
Which popular attractions are close to Zawadi Camp?
Nearby attractions include Serengeti Hippo Pool (3.4 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Zawadi Camp?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Zawadi Camp?
Top room amenities include blackout curtains, a desk, and extra long beds.
What food & drink options are available at Zawadi Camp?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Zawadi Camp?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Zawadi Camp?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Swahili.
Is Zawadi Camp accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.