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Reviewed 7 August 2014

We spent 4 nights with the fantastic staff, guides at this camp! Their passion for excellence and making your time with them the most memorable African experience ever, can not be surpassed! Our amazing guide 'Nathan' had a sixth sense when wanting to find a particular animal, a most humble & accommodating man. Highly recommend this camp!

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Saint Charles, Illinois
Reviewed 28 July 2014

This camp was the first time we were at a mobile camp and we really felt we were at one with nature. The sounds of nature are all around you all night long but no worries the animals really never bother your tent. Going to sleep hearing the wildebeests is wonderful!! We saw 4 migrations one we could see from...

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Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 July 2014

This camp was recommended to us by our travel advisor at Audley, and it could not have been better. We were particularly keen to witness the migration of the wildebeest across the Mara River - and what we saw was like watching a BBC wildlife programme - just what we hoped for, and more. Truly amazing. The staff at the...

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1Thank Elaine H
Grahamstown, South Africa
Reviewed 4 July 2014

We spent three nights in this camp and can recommend it as top notch. The service and facilities are excellent. A fantastic location for the migration. The chef produced amazing food. Our guide Nathan was a real gem. His knowledge and demeanour were amazing. If you get the choice ask for him. He is really good.

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Arusha, Tanzania
Reviewed 2 July 2014

My husband and I spent 2 nights here during our honeymoon, while it was positioned in the Northern Serengeti right opposite one of the major wildebeest migration crossing sites. As a viewing location for the migration it couldn't get any better. The close proximity to the crossing site allows guests to quickly reach the site via car (3 min drive)...

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Reviewed 23 June 2014

Experiencing the Serengeti with the staff of Olakira Camp was absolutely incredible! The accommodations were everything you needed set on a rise just above the Mara River, a terrific view. Our guides, Nathan and Karim, were the best! They knew the animals, where to find them, and shared much about the conservation efforts. We saw the big 5 with them...

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2Thank Barbara A
New York City, New York
Reviewed 11 May 2014

My husband and I spent two nights as part of our safari honeymoon (mid Feb 2014) and loved every minute at Olikira. We booked through Planet Africa, which is affiliated with the Asilia Lodges. From the moment we arrived, from the towel service when we got out of the cars, to when we left, we were in heaven. Olikira is...

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1Thank EWang19
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 30 April 2014

We are a couple from Singapore and chose to stay at Olakira just before the big rain period. We stayed there end March 2014. The camp and staff were excellent.It was end of the season, we were fortunate with the weather, which was cool, with very little rain. Game rides were pleasant due to the weather and we saw lots...

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Oakland, United States
Reviewed 17 April 2014

My husband, one of our sons and I stayed at the Olakira Camp in December 2013 and we are still talking about the experience! We deliberately wanted to experience a camp that moves seasonally and we weren't disappointed. Hundreds more zebra and wildebeests arrived daily during our stay giving us a real sense of how the migration forms. Spectacular. The...

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Luanda, Angola
Reviewed 9 April 2014

Being our second migratory camp safari, we (family of 4 with 2 kids age 15 and 10) were very pleased with Olakira and spent 4 days there. The camp facilities were overall excellent and the host, service, and guide were all very attentive and outstanding. Nathan, our guide, was excellent. The game viewing was very high quality and Nathan drove...

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Immerse yourself in the Great Migration at Olakira Migration Camp. You will feel the earth vibrate during brave winter crossings of the mighty rivers in the north, or be moved beyond measure by the mass summer calving on the south's grassy plains. Olakira follows the massive herds of wildebeest to two spectacular locations in the north and south of the Serengeti National Park. Home from December to March is the southern Serengeti, where herds of wildebeest calve simultaneously and the plains throng with new life. As the dry days of winter arrive, Olakira relocates north to the confluence of the Mara and Bolongonja rivers for spectacular game viewing at the Mara River itself and around the Lamai Wedge. ... more   less 

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Address: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Serengeti National Park
Hotel Class:4 star — Olakira Camp, Asilia Africa 4*
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Olakira Camp, Asilia Africa Hotel Serengeti National Park
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“There are only 9 tents and they are staggered so none are right next to eachother. They are private.”
 of 5 bubbles SusanneK588, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“there were Thompson gazelles right outside out tent - a tent closer to the main tent would be helpful.”
 of 5 bubbles Firewallphotography, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Can't be beat!”
 of 5 bubbles joaniewood, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good here.”
 of 5 bubbles Leopards_cheetahs, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Lower number tents are closer to the lodge.”
  • Comfortable with plenty of room
  • Our tent
  • Bucket shower works well - no problems
  • Back of tent showing bucket for shower and solar panel
 of 5 bubbles kstraveler81, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
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