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Selous River Camp is set within forest overlooking the Rufiji River on the very edge of the Selous Game Reserve in Tanzania. Offering charming accommodation and a range of thrilling safaris, the lodge is also known for its award-winning personal service, magical atmosphere and the...
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Border of the Selous Game Reserve | Rufiji, Tanzania
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Reviewed yesterday

The camp itself offers a unique experience in safari living. The "luxury" tent accommodation is rustic rather than luxury. The food although adequate lacks variety and inspiration. Staff are amazingly friendly and helpful. Mara warriors guarding the camp is reassuring and epitomises African culture. Our...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Great safaris, elephants next to your doorstep, service, organization at the camp, people - nothing to complain about, only best impressions in this respect. Though we were disappointed with food at the camp. Naturally we went for a full-board package since as far as I'm...More

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Thank Dmytro V
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We’ve just spent a wonderful weekend at the Selous River Camp, driving ourselves down from Dar on Friday and returning on Sunday. The staff at the camp were incredibly accommodating! We went with small kids (ages 4 and 5) and they arranged for us to...More

Thank jlrisley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we stayed at the selous river camp and occupied two of the luxury tents. these are fully screened with nice mattresses and bedding but shower and toilet are communal a short walk away. this didn’t present a problem but if you need to visit the...More

Thank guavaberry5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose Selous over a Serengeti vacation in hopes to avoid crowds of tourists. We were very happy with our stay at Selous River Camp. We had a great guide for our 3 drives and 2 boat safaris and 1 walk, and we covered a...More

Thank DadaEliza
Response from Selous River C, Owner at Selous River CampResponded 1 week ago

Dear DadaEliza Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay at Selous River Camp! I'm so happy to hear that you so enjoyed your stay with us and that you would recommend us! I think that your review is unusual because you tried...More

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Selous River Camp is set within forest overlooking the Rufiji River on the very edge of the Selous Game Reserve in Tanzania. Offering charming accommodation and a range of thrilling safaris, the lodge is also ...More known for its award-winning personal service, magical atmosphere and the breathtaking view over the river (and its many hippos!). Less
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Free Parking
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Free Internet
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Jane D
24 January 2015|
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Response from Selous River C | Property representative |
Hello Jane, sorry that this was left unanswered. We don't get informed of new questions here and weren't aware that you'd asked! In case anyone in future asks the same question, yes it is possible to book directly with us... More
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"Mud huts have private bathrooms."
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"one of the mudhuts with river view"
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