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The Retreat Selous

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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“river suite”(6 reviews)
“ruaha river”(5 reviews)
“plunge pool”(6 reviews)
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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

we spent three fabulous nights at the Retreat. I was a bit scared when I booked since a couple of reviews were not so positive but I must say I do not know what these poeple are complaining about. The service is excellent, the food,...More

1  Thank vetfred
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This property feels like it was the location for the famous movie "out of Africa". The décor and attention to detail in the rooms is very impressive. The location overlooking the river with abundant hippo's is very special. The public area used to be an...More

1  Thank Carl H
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We stayed in a River Suite for 4 days in February 2017. The villa was beautiful, very clean and offers a lot of privacy. The location at the river was stunning. The food was excellent, all the staff members were extremely friendly and attentive and...More

2  Thank Makaway
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We spent 3 fantastic days at the Retreat and had a wonderful time there. Having visited more than a Dozenten of Lodge in various NP in Tanzania, we ca truly say that the Retreat is just outstanding for its Level of Bungalows, its breathtaking location...More

3  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The Retreat Selous - as the name suggest is surely a Retreat of the senses....from the breathtaking views of the Ruaha River, the flowing river, the unique spa treatments that you will not find elsewhere, the balance of the 5 elements of nature; The Retreat...More

1  Thank SafariWanderlust00
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Pool
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
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Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Price range
US$1,232 - US$1,730 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$1,232 - US$1,730 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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"Rooms on the waters edge are recommended"
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"Do the walking safari and bush breakfast"
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"Try both rooms. The Eagle Nest room gives the most spectacular valley experience and River Side you will..."
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"Hippo Lodge is great for honeymooners, but not accessible without driver after dark. Eagle Lodges offer..."
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