RUFIJI RIVER CAMP

Location: Rufiji River Camp is located on the banks of the Rufiji River, inside the Selous Game Reserve close to Mtemere entry gate and the airstrip, about 280km or 6 hours drive from Dar es Salaam via Kibiti; access via Morogoro, Uluguru Mountains and Matambwe gate will take about 11 hours by road.

Accommodation: The camp has 14 tents including 11 classic individual tents pitched underneath thatched roofs with private verandahs facing the river, and 3 suites each with 2 large tents on a shared platform with private plunge pool ideal for families and friends. Each tent has en suite bathroom with solar heated water for showering, and comfortable beds under mosquito netting.

Facilities & Services: The central structure houses a library, the restaurant & bar offering a well stocked bar and international cuisine, all with a view of the river and the sunset. The camp is powered by solar energy supported by 220-volt electricity at the bar for video camera charging, while UHV-filtered drinking water is available throughout camp (including guest tents). A covered swimming pool is situated in the camp, between reception and mess area. Other activities include walking safaris accompanied by an armed ranger, boat safari, game drives, fishing, and fly-camping double occupancy tents with folding cot beds, mattresses, sheets, blankets, pillows, and a separate toilet tent and bush shower.