Selous Riverside Safari Camp

A luxury tented lodge which offers spacious safari tents built on high wooden decking with magnificent views of the river

Selous Riverside Safari Camp

Located by the Rufiji River, Selous Riverside Safari Camp is a luxury tented lodge which offers spacious safari tents built on high wooden decking with magnificent views of the river and the forest beyond.

Each tent is beautifully furnished with modern amenities including a hot water en suite bathroom with flush toilet and large verandah with safari chairs overlooking the Rufiji River. The luxurious beds have high quality linens and mosquito nets: all the tent windows are screened too, for extra protection. Other Facilities at the camp include a swimming pool, lounge area, outside relaxing deck, bar and dining room. Meals are freshly prepared and feature traditional African cuisine, and sundowners are always available.

Electricity is provided by a quiet generator which is switched off at 10pm. There is limited mobile phone reception at the camp.

Facilities

Restaurant, bar, swimming pool, lounge, private bathroom, hot water, flush toilet, laundry service,

Local Wildlife

The largest African reserve and twice the size of Belgium, Selous is super-wild and home to one of the largest carnivore populations in Africa. There are good numbers of African wild dog, lion, leopard, cheetah, serval, caracal and spotted hyena. Large game such as elephant, hippo, buffalo, giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, eland and kudu are all common and resident. The rare Lichtenstein’s hartebeest, sable antelope and black rhino also occur in the park but are more rarely seen. The bird count is an impressive 350 species.

Optional Activities

Game drives, walking safaris and boat safaris.

Number of rooms

10

Air Conditioning

No

Swimming Pool

Yes

Jonathan Morris
Area Specialist

Take full advantage of the walking tours and boat safaris here: a welcome break from the traditional game drives and a great way to experience Africa’s wilderness and wildlife.

If you have any queries about this accommodation please feel free to call me directly on +44 (0)1803 866965 or...

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I had a fantastic time and I want to go again. Long may Tanzania conserve its natural heritage and friendly people. Thank you.

Ms S Y - Malaysia