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    Selous River Camp

    Border of the Selous Game Reserve | Mloka Village, Rufiji River, Tanzania
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    • Excellent84%
    • Very good15%
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    “mud huts” (22 reviews)
    “the reserve” (24 reviews)
    “boat safari” (25 reviews)
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed at Selous River Camp for six nights with our family and it was a great choice! The camp is located on a 15 minute driving distance from Selous Game Reserve, but the location with the river view is absolutely perfect. The mud huts...More

    Thank Catharina A
    Response from Selous River C, Owner at Selous River CampResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Catharina, Many, many thanks for your review of Selous River Camp! The camp is located right on the border of the Selous and the entrance to the reserve is about 2 minutes drive up the private road from the camp to the main road...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We were very impressed with Selous River Camp given the price relative to other options we looked at in the area. The 'mud huts' are rustic but have everything you need including a fan which runs off solar power and plentiful hot water. The food...More

    Thank MakiGirl
    Response from Selous River C, Owner at Selous River CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear MakiGirl, Thank you for your brilliant review! We're thrilled to know that you enjoyed your stay with us so much, and so happy that you were able to see the African Wild Dogs during your trip! (They're our not-so-secret favourite, which a lot of...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    The mud huts were comfortable, the staff super friendly, and the food was great too. What more could you want on a holiday? The location was perfect, it was close to the park gates, beautiful river view, spectacular sunsets and at night the Milky Way...More

    Thank artsyIndian
    Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

    Selous river camp is located just outside the game reserve with a good view of Rufiji river. Mud huts with facilities and tents with shared. Very good food except for a very bland pizza which disappointed us for our first lunch at the canp. Pizza...More

    Thank Vibek
    Response from Selous River C, Owner at Selous River CampResponded 12 November 2017

    Hello Vibek, Thank you so much for taking time to review us here on TripAdvisor - we appreciate the feedback! I'm sorry to hear that you were disappointed with the pizza which was served for your lunch in camp... it's usually quite a crowd-pleaser, so...More

    Reviewed 2 November 2017

    So cool! Mud huts, upgraded to be very comfortable. Small resort, homey, welcoming, and personal. Great location with views of the river, good food, welcoming and helpful staff. Great base for safari-ing in Selous. Driving safaris, walking safari and river safari were all excellent.

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    • US$159 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • Tanzania >
    • Lindi Region >
    • Selous Game Reserve
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    Jane D
    24 January 2015|
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    Response from Selous River C | Property representative |
    Hello Jane, sorry that this was left unanswered. We don't get informed of new questions here and weren't aware that you'd asked! In case anyone in future asks the same question, yes it is possible to book directly with us... More
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    "one of the mudhuts with river view"
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    "Ask for the mud huts facing the river"
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    "Mud huts are good value for a family."
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