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Serengeti Wilderness Camp

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Amazing stay in the wilderness!! Our family really appreciated all the efforts made to make our stay such a fantastic & comfortable one. Lovely rooms, graciously excellent accommodating service & absolutely top notch exquisite food! Thank you!!! :)

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Kailua, Hawaii
Reviewed 1 December 2016

The first night a leopard strolled by the tent next to ours; the next night a lion passed by a tent a short distance away. Guards armed with bows and arrows ensured our safety. Like our stay at another tent camp, this was another great experience. Very attentive staff; complimentary wine at the camp fire and the best food we...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 30 November 2016

The Serengeti is undoubtedly the best safari destination in Tanzania, a country with lots of great safari destinations. But actually to camp in the wild, to hear large animals calling and moving about in the night, to eat under the stars ... well, we could not imagine a better safari experience! And not only is there proximity to exciting wildlife...

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Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This is a great place to be in the middle of the Serengeti. it's good access for several days of driving. The beds are comfortable, service impeccable, food great and the temperature of the solar showers just perfect. It was fun to sit around the fire at night and then go to bed and hear lions and zebras. Recommend!

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Logan City, Australia
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We stayed at the Serengeti Wilderness Camp for four nights and could not believe that we were the only couple at the camp! It just happened that a large group had just left and another group were due to arrive after were due to leave. The staff at the camp were always on hand to assist us and the food...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Absolutely gorgeous view from any place you stand. A great way to experience the Serengeti and become one with nature and all the animals roaming around the campsite. Staff were very friendly and accommodating to every needs. Couldn't fault the three course meals we were given every night within comfort dining surroundings. Loved, loved, LOVED the experience!!!

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Reviewed 7 October 2016

Fabulous location close to the Mara river and still thousands and thousands of wildebeest crossing even in mid September. Plenty of hot water for showers and the chef was quite amazing under the circumstances. A really great experience in the heart of the Serengeti.

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Saskatchewan, Canada
Reviewed 2 October 2016

As long as you remember this a mobile camp and not a fixed luxury camp you will be fine. The staff was very accommodating and the tent was very clean. The shower is a bucket shower and you are limited to one 20 L shower per day per person. There wasn't a large selection of food but again this is...

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London
Reviewed 25 September 2016

After initial disappointment that we were staying in the central camp rather than the northern camp (to see the migration), the camp itself was excellent. Very clean, great food, attentive staff. This was my first stay in a Safari camp in Africa and I was a little amazed by just how luxurious it was - bucket showers and all! A...

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Hong Kong
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

There is a reason why this camp is seasonal, so you can track the animals more easily as the animals don't have a fixed route every year. Being seasonal, the camp has tried their best to be versatile and yet not compromising guests' convenience. The bush shower, at first sounded a bit intimidating, was actually quite enough for washing our...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Is a seasonal camp and located in the heart of the Serengeti National Park, with access to arguably some of the best game viewing in Africa. The style of camp is simple but with every comfort being taken care of. Seasonal camps have the benefit of being able to move to some of the best game viewing areas of the park and every three to six months we move to a new location. Serengeti Wilderness Camp comprises just ten spacious tents. We provide comfortable beds with quality linens, en suite eco-friendly flushing toilet and bush-shower off an intimate dressing room area. Lighting is by 12-volt (solar powered) with bedside lamps provided. The tents each have a shady verandah, where guests may relax and read quietly or perhaps watch birds and animals. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Serengeti Wilderness Camp

Address: 26 km east of Serona, Turners Springs site, Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Serengeti National Park
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Serengeti Wilderness Camp Hotel Serengeti National Park
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“All tents are well appointed, and guides accompany you on the path before sunrise and after sunset.”
  • The most comfy, well-appointed tent we've ever been in!
 of 5 bubbles LionHeart53, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Keep the zippers in your tent down and watch the animals by the light of the moon graze outside your tent at night!”
  • Elephants near the tents
  • Serengeti sunset view from the tent
 of 5 bubbles malcarlie, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have the most amazing views to the Serengenti”
 of 5 bubbles Sandra1973629, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All in a line so all good. Number 1 closest to bar and dining tents.”
 of 5 bubbles footlocker, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for tents closer to the dining tent”
 of 5 bubbles suddu11, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
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