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Overview
Lake Nzerakera Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
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4.5 Star accommodation
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Set on a hill overlooking the water, Roho ya Selous sits in the very heart of the Selous Game Reserve. Explore this vast wilderness, home to one of Africa’s largest populations of wild dog, with our expert More safari guides. With just eight canvas tented rooms, each with air-cooling systems over your bed to ensure a peaceful night’s sleep in the hotter months. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Internet
Airport Transportation
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Room types
Suites
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$700 - US$895 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Roho Ya Selous Tanzania/Selous Game Reserve
Location
Tanzania > Lindi Region > Selous Game Reserve
Nearby
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The Retreat Selous
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35.17 miles away
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Morogoro Hotel
40 reviews
36.24 miles away
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Selous Game Reserve
117 reviews
20.15 miles away
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The Safari was very good I enjoyed every moment The game drivesThe boat trip was wow The dinner beside the poolThe walking safariThe bush breakfastThe sundowner cocktail was amazingThe rooms turndown was wowThe lunch was yummy😋😋😋
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Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Roho ya Selous
Responded 1 week ago
Hello, Thank you for taking the time to post your wonderful review. We are thrilled that you had such a great time with some amazing experiences and truly appreciate your comments on your stay. It would be an absolute pleasure to welcome you back for a return visit so we do hope those special memories will draw you back to us. We look forward to wow-ing you again! Warmest regards from Africa, The Roho ya Selous Team
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Roho ya Selous is an incredible place to stay. The camp is nestled in a fantastic landscape, on a beautiful lake and you have the chance to see a lot of hippos, crocs and birds. The guest tents are very comfortable, and even equipped with a cooling system and an outdoor-shower. I
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Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Roho ya Selous
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Rahel What a pleasure reading your review! Thank you for sharing your experience at Roho ya Selous, we appreciate you taking the time to post this review and your wonderful recommendation. We are thrilled that you had such an enjoyable time all around and appreciate your individual compliments to the team. We strive to exceed expectations and have our guests leave as part of the Roho ya Selous family. It would be our pleasure to hopefully welcome you back in the not too distant future. The hippo and crocodile audience, excellent cuisine and friendly team will be waiting! Warmest regards from Africa, The Roho ya Selous Team
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We spent 4 nights in Roho ya Selous, which turned to be amongst our top African safari experiences, compared to other previous trips to East and Southern Africa.

The camp is composed by eight guest tents, and we were allocated in tent # 1, overlooking the bush and the lake, whic
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Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Roho ya Selous
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hello, Wow, what a pleasure reading your review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and had a whole Roho ya Selous adventure in every way. We appreciate your compliments to the team and this kind recommendation with such pride. We strive to have our guests leave as part of the Asilia family! We do hope to welcome you back soon, the friendly team, milky-way and wildlife will be waiting! Warmest regards from Africa, The Roho ya Selous Team
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We decided to go to Selous Game Reserve after my husband read a newspaper article which emphasized how it had wonderful wildlife and without crowds of people. Our travel agent recommended the Asilia camp Roho ya Selous. This is a new camp (opened 2017) with 8 lovely tented unit
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Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Roho ya Selous
Responded 4 Nov 2018
Hello, We are so pleased that you decided to explore the wonders of the Selous. Your wildlife experiences are proof of what an amazing place this is for a safari! It gives us great pleasure to know that we were part of those lifelong memories that were made and we're thrilled that we were able to celebrate your birthdays in bush style. We do hope that the memories will have you longing to return. We look forward to having an opportunity to welcome you back! Warmest regards, The Roho ya Selous Team
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We wanted to post a review of Roho Ya Selous to convey just how amazing our stay ( 4 nights in October ) was and also in response to the ( in our view ) very misleading 2* review below.

This was our first safari so we don’t have comparisons. There were four of us, two adults an
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Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Roho ya Selous
Responded 31 Oct 2018
Hello Geraint, We are absolutely thrilled that we could play a role in the special memories that were made. It was wonderful for us to be your first safari experience and to interact with your family. Thank you for taking the time to post this very detailed review. We so appreciate your comments and this incredible overview of your time in camp with us. We're hoping we can hold on to the "best holiday ever" title for quite some time and that the memories will draw you back to repeat the experience. We would love to have the opportunity to welcome you and your family on a return visit. Come back soon! Warmest regards from Africa, The Roho ya Selous Team
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"Laundry included tho not undergarments; washing powder in room for those."
"Do the fly camping one night! You have to arrange this in advance."
"We were in the family room, a short walk to the common area-private, great lake view"
"There are 8 "tents", each one is excellent for sure"
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