Ikufa Safari Camp each of our 6 spacious tents have been incorporated onto the Ikuka escarpment with fantastic views over Ruaha National Park. The interiors comprise of white quartz from the escarpment itself along with other locally and sustainable sourced materials. The rooms have 24 hour electricity and hot water as well as large super-king beds, a spacious bathroom area and a lounge area complete with comfortable leather seating leading out onto large private balconies.
Ikufa Safari Camp set up high on the Ikuka escarpment overlooking the Mwagusi river, our central communal area is comprised of a well stocked bar, a comfortable lounge area, an airy dining space, a swimming pool with a lounging deck and an upstairs chill-out library area. The light, contemporary and airy communal spaces are all intimately designed to make you feel at home and relaxed during your stay
Kwihala Luxury Camp is a refreshing combination of adventure and style, designed for those who would like to be that little bit closer to the wildlife and the excitement of Africa, but who still crave the creature comforts to which they have become accustomed.
Kwihala Luxury Camp is located in the Northern part of Ruaha in the Mbagi area. The camp is only 45 minutes drive from the airstrip at Msembe and also close to the river and the best game driving circuits in Ruaha.
It is a small camp of just six, well-spaced tents giving guests a very private opportunity to enjoy this magnificent park well off the beaten track of the main ‘big game’ circuits of East Africa.
From the first sight of one of the Kwihala Luxury Camp tents you are immediately aware that this is a ‘different’ style of camping.
The shaded veranda with traditional safari chairs welcomes you to enter your spacious sleeping area.
Furnished with ‘proper’ beds – either double or twin bedded – with bedside tables, a dressing table, space for luggage and hanging space, floor rugs and even curtains! – this forty square meter canvas ‘home’ is a far cry from crawling into a bivouac tent.
Kigelia Camp is located on the Ifuguru Sand River, close to the confluence of the Mwagusi River and the Greater Ruaha River.
The Kigelia Camp offers six large double tents and can be booked individually or alternatively, exclusively by parties of eight people or more.
The comfort and safety of our guests is our prime consideration at all times. The accommodation they offer within their luxury tents enables the guests to enjoy a refined, authentic camping experience within a totally wild environment without sacrificing any of the comforts of home.
Each tent has comfortable, locally crafted beds and its own ensuite bathroom with flushing toilet and open air bucket shower for that true camping experience.
There is nothing better than to stand under a steaming hot open air shower at the end of a long day’s game drive.
The meals are prepared to the highest standard using wholesome fresh produce, offering plenty of choice and good vegetarian options where required.
For those who like their wines, good selections of International wines are served with meals.
Mwagusi Safari Camp is situated in Ruaha National Park, Tanzania’s largest National park situated in the southern circuit of Tanzania.
This well-established camp was started in 1987 and is an expression of the unwavering love and passion of its owner Chris Fox for the Tanzanian bush, its wildlife and its people.
The camp is built almost entirely from organic natural materials with guests being treated to a “unique” tented safari experience.
Mwagusi Safari Camp offers its’ guests a unique and comfortable tented safari experience. Almost all of the camp is built from natural materials such as grass thatch, timber, drift wood, stones and reeds, allowing the camp to be in perfect balance and harmony with its surroundings.
Each Banda consists of a large spacious tent sheltered by a cooling thatch roof and set on a polished red floor.
Each banda has en-suite facilities with flushing toilet, an unlimited supply of hot water, shower, sink, shelving, a large mirror and good night-time lighting.
Built using stones, driftwood and bones the bathroom is an area of interesting, unique and original design. Thick comfortable towels and locally produced clove soap are provided.
Breakfast can be eaten in camp or guests can opt for a highly-recommended bush breakfast. Set out early to catch the African sunrise followed by a picnic breakfast in the cooling shade of a tree out in the bush.
Lunch is buffet style and consists of a large variety of salads with meat or chicken dishes accompanied by a variety of delicious breads. Lunchtime pudding consists of fresh fruit desserts and creamy fruit pastries. Tea, coffee and a delicious cake is served each day in the late afternoon.
Dinner is a special occasion, with soup or vegetable starter followed by a cleverly created outdoor buffet of steamed vegetables, meat or chicken dishes, and mixed casseroles. Pudding is served next which is sinfully chocolate or zesty and fruity.
Set high on a rocky kopje overlooking a landscape dotted with spiky palms and bulbous baobabs, Jabali Ridge is a sophisticated base from which to explore Ruaha National Park. The remarkable beauty of Ruaha is not only in the landscape and its diversity of flora and fauna, or the impressive big game, but in the feeling of having the wilderness all to yourself.
Jabali Ridge’s 8 suites are hidden amongst the rocky boulders that cocoon the property. An infinity pool, spa and plenty of places to laze ensure that time off is as memorable as time out in the bush. Expert guides lead walking safaris, game drives and night drives.
Elegant and sophisticated accommodation in a spectacular site in the heart of Ruaha. Located close to the core game viewing area of the Mwagusi River. High densities of lion, leopard, elephant and buffalo close to camp
RUAHA Dream Villa is set in Mlambalasi. Guests staying at this apartment have access to a fully equipped kitchen.
When you plan a journey to Tanzania, remember that accommodation is very important. RUAHA Dream Villa is located in Ruaha National Park Tanzania and it is a nice place to stay. Find out more about accommodation such as: room availability, facilities, or customer reviews.
This Private House is the most sophisticated safari bolt-hole in southern Tanzania, offering total privacy and complete flexibility in your safari itinerary. Explore Ruaha National Park, which is home to 10% of the world’s lion population, with your private guide and vehicle on game drives, night drives and walking safaris. Set 200m from Jabali Ridge, built around 3 majestic baobabs, it is the ultimate base for a family or group of friends to experience Tanzania’s wildest national
Built out of local stone and thatch, the lodge is built around natural kopjes and capitalises on it’s exceptional position on a bend in the river.
Ruaha River lodge is the only ‘lodge’ in the Ruaha, consisting of 24 stone chalets stretching along the river bank.
Each chalet has stunning views from a large veranda out the front, while the huge interiors feature a sitting area, writing desk and either twin or double beds. At the rear of each chalet is a large bathroom decorated with found timber, a shower and double basins.
The first dining area is a long banda by the side of the river. Breakfast is the perfect time to watch the game meander down for a drink, while evenings can be spent around the fire pit, looking down the river, or curled up in one of the sofas with a drink and a book.
The second area is imperiously-positioned atop the largest kopje in the area, situated on a bend, and enjoys commanding views down two sections of the river. This is surely the best sundowner spot in Ruaha.
Welcome to Mdonya Old River Camp. Ruaha National Park is a magnificent example of the best that African safaris have to offer. Remotely situated in the heart of Tanzania, the amazingly profuse wildlife sums up almost everything that is essential to Tanzanian savanna environments. Mdonya Old River Camp is centrally located deep within the park along the Old Mdonya riverbed, a stone throw from the seasonal Mdonya waterfalls it’s a majestic location offering a truly exciting bush safari adventure
The Jongomero Camp is situated in the South-West of Tanzania, Ruaha sprawls within and along an ancient arm of the Great Rift Valley, covering a unique transition zone where the Eastern and Southern species of both fauna and flora meet against a dramatic topographical background.
The scenery here is quite dramatic with tall Brachysteiga trees forming a continuous woodland housing some specialist species of antelope such as the magnificent sable as well as several miombo specializing birds.
Jongomero Camp has eight large and well-appointed tented suites, under enormous thatched roofs that also encompass a spacious private veranda. All eight tents are raised up on wooden platforms, spaced along the river bank.
They are large and stylish and the word ‘tent’ does not do Jongomero justice. Inside there are high-quality furnishings on polished wooden floors and special touches throughout to create a luxury feeling in the bush.
The dining and living areas have fantastic vantage points to surround you with the sights and sounds of the African bush around camp, as does the natural rock pool to cool off in the mid-day sun.
Tandala Safari Camp is personally run by its owners Yanni and Dionysia Fliakos. Our team has real depth of Africa experience and share our passion. We have the right expertise and all the advantages of a mid-sized specialist. We are highly respected throughout Africa for one of the best quality safari experiences in the country. We, at Tandala Tented Camp and Safaris, offer luxurious tented accommodation, fine cuisine and a great safari experience. Our trained game scouts and trackers are here to share their knowledge and experience of the bush with you. We look forward to making your dreams come true.
Our Ruaha Kilimatonge Camp is located at the foot of the Kilimatonge Hill. The camp is situated in the midst of the park on a dried river bed and overlooking a giant slab of rock with wild animals coming up close and even through the camp! Leopards are often spotted on the rock opposite the camp and elephants are a frequent visitor to dig for water in the sandy river bed. Our staff are keeping watch at all times for our guests’ safety. Positioned in an area of the park central to the major wildlife congregations, you will lose no time in the morning to see predators hunting
Mufindi Highland Lodge was buit in 1997 on the 2000 acre private estate. Surrounded by tea plantations, montane forest and rural villages, the area is away from any tourist route and maintains a natural charm. The cabins are built from responsibly grown timber and the rocks are all local. Meats, dariy products and organically grown vegetables are all produced on the working farm,
We have 10 cosy wooden chalets with either twin or double beds. With homely decoration and an en-suite bathroom, guests will immediately feel relaxed.
The Chalet completes the accommodation with 2 huge bedrooms each with bathroom with shared upstairs lounge and balcony.
All of our chalets open out to stunning views across the valley, and are generously spaced out across the hilltop. The Lodge has a honeymoon suite complete with log fire, and a similar room for celebrating anniversaries, but in this instance the room has provision for the children!
Our main lodge has an inviting sitting room, with sofas and a small library surrounding a big open fire. Beyond this is the dining room, which has 180 degree views onto the valley below. The whole lodge has a quaint and homely atmosphere that quickly seduces.
Upstairs is wooden clad, rather like an alpine chalet, with another living room with open fire, as well as separate sitting areas, a tv room and billiards table. Out the front is a long veranda from which you can watch the sun set over the lakes.