Rufiji River Camp: Information from the owner
- Safari Lodge
About this information
All the information on this page is supplied to us directly from the lodge owner and reflects their view, not ours.
For Expert Africa's view, see our own full report on Rufiji River Camp, which contains our own observations and views.
- Last updated by Owner
- 23 Feb 2021
Facilities at Rufiji River Camp
- Property facilities
- 24-hour Security, Bar, Battery Charging Facilities, Eco Friendly, Pool, Restaurant, Secure Parking
- Room facilities
- En-Suite, Fan, Mosquito Nets, Private Pool / Jacuzzi, Safe, Shower, Tea / Coffee, Verandah
- Activities on site
- Big 5, Bird Watching, Boating, Catch-and-release Fishing, Fishing, Game Drives, Game Viewing, Game Walks, Safaris
- Nearby activities
- Bird Watching, Boating, Fishing, Game Drives, Game Viewing, Game Walks, Safaris
Room types at Rufiji River Camp
There are 10 individual classic tents that are well spaced along the river bank. All tents have thatched roofs, large verandas and modern amenities such as an en-suite bathrooms with solar-heated water.
Similar to a classic tent, with a large super-king sized bed, and a location set away from the other tents offering a more exclusive experience.
Each suite features two large tents on a shared platform, a stylish bathroom and a private plunge pool. The three suites are ideal for families or friends wanting some extra space.
Other lodges in Nyerere National Park
Alternative places to stay in this same area.
Impala Camp is a comfortable, excellent-value camp with colourful tented rooms raised on platforms, good guiding and tasty food.
Lake Manze Camp
Lake Manze Camp is a rustic, lakeside bushcamp in Nyerere National Park that offers a great wilderness experience and doesn’t cost the earth.
Beho Beho is one of the best camps we work with in Africa, with gracious hosts, fantastic food and most importantly, excellent guiding.
Siwandu is a luxurious and smoothly run camp with beautiful rooms and superb service offering great views over Lake Nzerakera.
Sand Rivers Camp
The stylishly put together Sand Rivers has an outstanding reputation, with a wonderful location on the Rufiji River and great guides.
Beho Beho Tree-house
Beho Beho Treehouse is a satellite tree platform for just one couple, managed by Beho Beho and ideal as a one-night honeymoon retreat
While you're staying at Impala Camp in Nyerere National Park, you can enjoy a few nights' fly-camping in the heart of the bush.
Sand Rivers fly-camp
Sand Rivers fly-camping safaris in Tanzania's Nyerere National Park operate out of Sand Rivers Camp, on the Rufiji River.
Roho ya Selous
Roho ya Selous is a smart tented camp on the west side of lake Nzerakera, close to the park’s best wildlife-viewing areas.
Beho Beho Bailey's Banda
Bailey's Banda at Beho Beho is a luxurious safari lodge in Nyerere National Park which can be booked exclusively for you and your party.
Rufiji River fly-camp
Fly-camping trips can be organised from Rufiji River Camp in Tanzania's Nyerere National Park
Kiba Point is the private sister camp of Sand Rivers, available on an exclusive basis, with its own private drivers and staff.
Mivumo River Lodge
Mivumo River Lodge is Serena's main lodge in the Selous. Although comfortable, the windows and air-conditioning dispel any wilderness feel.