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Lymington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Never enough space to really give an impression, but here goes. We (6 friends - 3 couples) arrived for a 5 night safari stay.First impression very favourable - stunning main thatched open-air lodge housing the restaurant, bar and lounge area. All wood, natural colours and comfortable furniture with a veranda/viewing deck overlooking the waterhole.The accommodation lodges (12) set out amongst...

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights but could have happily stayed for longer. The standard of accommodation exceeded our expectations and we were lucky enough to be the only guests for the duration of stay - having the view of the water hole just for us. Our trip was just magical, to wake up to the sounds of birds, monkeys...

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1Thank Ellen P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rachel and I had an incredible 4 days at Selous Serena Camp. The service was outstanding. Our guide Saidi was excellent and very knowledgeable - we saw a fantastic range of animals and were lucky enough to see wild dogs. We particularly enjoyed the bush breakfast which was an incredible experience. The food was fantastic. The staff were all so...

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We spent three nights at this camp, the service was fantastic there were only four of us in residence and we were looked after very well by all the staff. Simon our driver made sure we saw as many of the animals as was possible, even found us some wild dogs on our first day out. The food was superb...

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Thank Andy C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Perfect place for our honeymoon and the once in a lifetime safari. Our guide was incredible, friendly, fun and there for us to do whatever we wanted (except riding lions!). The hotel was incredible and as a dairy allergy sufferer, still able to give us 3 course meals with my allergy in mind. Plus they catered for me in the...

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Thank Pete D
Reviewed 9 October 2016

we had 2 nights at serena camp.excellent guide/driver called simon made sure we saw as much as poss in our short time there,food very good,all the staff very friendly.tent very nice,flying in and out of seiglers all added to the adventure

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Thank Peter T
Blackpool, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016

In an era where the world is smaller than its ever been, the term "Trip of a Lifetime" has become an overused cliché. Rarely does the reality of a holiday fulfil the fantasy such a term conjures - and if you multiply this expectation by over 12 months worth of anticipation, by departure day, you have levels of excitement no...

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4Thank Steve O
Alexandria, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016

My husband and I have just returned from a wonderful 3 night stay at this lovely friendly camp. Flying in to the Seigler's air strip was amazing. A great way to arrive on safari. We had own safari vehicle for the whole time and Jumbe our own driver/guide. We also had a student Gilbert with us. He was lovely. The...

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Thank MARYM M
Sidcup, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We had a wonderful time staying at this camp which was made that much more special by the staff. Everyone was so friendly and helpful and we were really made to feel welcome. It was amazing to lay there at night and hear the sound of the wildlife outside. We had a brilliant guide called Simon who was so knowledgeable...

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Crawley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We stayed here as part of our honeymoon, it was amazing! Beds were comfy, tent was luxurious and the staff were amazing! Food was great. Our guide Seid stayed with us for the 5 days we were there and we built a great relationship with him. I would recommend this place to anyone. Just watch out for the annoying tetse...

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Additional Information about Selous Serena Camp

Address: Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Lindi Region > Selous Game Reserve
Price Range: £612 - £1,044 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Selous Serena Camp 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“We were in tent no 5 but they all seem perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles 994ellenp, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Away from the generator is quietest.”
 of 5 bubbles andycK6227YB, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“5 - great view from decking but all tents identical and close to dinning area.”
 of 5 bubbles SteveO149, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“ask for a tent overlooking the waterhole”
 of 5 bubbles Neilt01, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were in tent 6....views are amazing. We saw the hippos most days.”
  • Amazing bath with lots of hot water
  • They made our honeymoon
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  • Private game drive
 of 5 bubbles Londontraveler25, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
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