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    Siwandu

    Lake Nzerakera, Tanzania
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    Reviewed 1 March 2014

    First impressions were outstanding. Warm, friendly staff who were phenomenal from start to finish. Our Safari Host/ Camp Manager Claire was insanely good at her job. She went out of her way for us making us feel totally comfortable and at ease while we organised...More

    1  Thank Mattattack789
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at SiwanduResponded 30 April 2014

    Dear Mattattack789 Thank you so much for your wonderful review - we really appreciate you taking the time to post it and also naming all our staff that made your stay so special Come back and see us again soon Selous Safari Company

    Reviewed 22 January 2014

    So many different landscapes and such beauty! This is truly how wildlife should be viewed. Off our deck we would watch elephants, impala, hippos, and all kinds of birds. The accommodations were really nice. Comfy bed, spacious living area, giant front and back deck, and...More

    1  Thank Grellvis
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at SiwanduResponded 30 April 2014

    Dear Grellvis Thank you for all your reviews of our properties - its wonderful to hear great feedback and we appreciate it. We are tremendously lucky to be located in such a wonderful wildlife area and we are also very lucky to have great staff...More

    Reviewed 21 January 2014

    We have just completed a holiday involving stays at a variety of camps and lodges in Tanzania. Siwandu stands out for quality of game viewing, variety of activities, good management, excellent guides, accommodation sympathetic to the environment, such a variety and concentration of animals!!

    2  Thank MarJoM14
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at SiwanduResponded 30 April 2014

    Dear MarJoM14 What a lovely review and so wonderful that you rate Siwandu so highly amongst other camps. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Karibu tena Selous Safari Company

    Reviewed 17 January 2014

    Siwandu was our first taste of being in Tanzania and in a safari camp and we loved it. We spent 4 nights there. The care and attention given to the guests by Ricus and Pietro and their staff, especially Alphonce (our personal waiter and language...More

    1  Thank 2woollyjumpers
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at SiwanduResponded 30 April 2014

    Dear 2wollyjumpers Thank you so much for this lovely review and sorry to hear about the lack of elephant - but as you know Selous has suffered greatly at the hands of poachers. Selous Safari Company continue to support efforts to eradicate this needless slaughter...More

    Reviewed 16 December 2013

    We booked this resort for two nights during our stay in East Africa. Our experience was beyond positive- everything from the accommodations, to the service, to the game drives was first-class. They picked us up from the airstrip (we flew directly from Zanzibar) and took...More

    Thank Defiantmonkey
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at SiwanduResponded 30 April 2014

    Dear Defiantmonkey Thank you so much for taking time to write this lovely review of Siwandu - and it was wonderful to hear that you enjoyed our high level of personal service as well as our great camp and stunning landscape that Selous provides Come...More

    The Retreat Selous
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    • Selous Game Reserve
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    Vasdoc
    26 September 2016|
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    Response from Lyndsey F | Property representative |
    Hi - well done you for offering your time to the Health service in Dar - I am sure it will be much appreciated! For a stay at Siwandu please contact our reservations dept - We do offer last minute rates which are bookable... More
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    DAVID W
    4 September 2016|
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    Response from Lyndsey F | Property representative |
    Hi David Thank you for thinking about Selous Game Reserve in general and Siwandu in particular for your safari. We have a wide range of flora and fauna for guests to delight in - from plentiful birds and plains game, such... More
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    ruth1808
    14 July 2015|
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    Response from Lyndsey F | Property representative |
    Dear Ruth1808 Thank you for your enquiry - however I do not think you are searching in the right area. Selous Game Reserve is a safari destination rather than a desert destination. We offer double tents - either twin or... More
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