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Whistling Thorn Tented Camp

Tarangire National Park, Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
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06/08/2017 07/08/2017
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  • Average9%
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“local masai” (7 reviews)
“shower water” (4 reviews)
“bush tv” (6 reviews)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Free Wifi
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

I stayed three nights at Whistling Thorn tented camp and it was a wonderful experience! The staff is very friendly and helpful, food is excellent and the setting is perfect, if you want to get close to nature and the life lived by people in...More

Thank evalotta72
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Very difficult place to find and would never have found it on our own. A complete lack of any signage. Tented room was very comfortable but the bathroom area has no mirror or place for washing things or the basin which was left on a...More

1  Thank Jetandpearly
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Spent our first night on safari at this delightful little camp, near a Masai village. We were so tired from our first day on safari and it was wonderful to be met by smiling faces, cold juice and wet face cloths. The staff are mainly...More

Thank Aloha3
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We spent a lovely night in our first tented experience. Complete with shower (hot water), flush toilet and a separate bedroom. The service was 5/5 very nice and accommodating staff. We arrived from a long day in Tanangire park and were welcomed with a tropical...More

Thank BBNad
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

The tented camp is located closed to the Tarangire National Park and at the wildlife corrdior that animals travel to and from Manyara. We stayed two nights and had a wonderful time here. Each tent is equiped with toilet and shower bath. Although the facilities...More

Thank Vivian W
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Amenities
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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included
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  • US$146 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • 6
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  • Tanzania >
  • Arusha Region >
  • Tarangire National Park
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"Dessert was mediocre and I would not eat the margarine"
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"All tents are close to the eating area"
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"All tents are great."
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"All the rooms have the same view and all in quiet area."
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