Rufiji River Camp

Highlights at the Rufiji River Camp

This is a basic tented safari camp found inside Selous Game Reserve within the southern part of Tanzania.

The camp is Eco-Friendly and uses solar panels to provide electricity and also heat up the hot water supplied in the bathrooms for heating up hot water

Enjoy the wonderful views of Wildlife even at Your Doorstep since several wild animals gather around the nearby water to drink water.

The uniqueness of each of their 20 guest tents will definitely guarantee you tranquility and privacy.

You can enjoy an amazing 270 degree view as part of the wonder that you will receive at Rufiji River camp found in Selous Game Reserve’s northeastern part on a high bank which looks over the wide Selous plains and the beautiful River Rufiji.

River Rifiji camp is a basic facility, consisting of permanent tented guest facilities with an open-sided restaurant and bar thatched with palm.

in addition to the thrilling walking safaris there are  memorable game drives conducted in a 4WD safari vehicle, yet more still is the much loved boat trip conducted on River Rufiji as well as the nearby lakes by the River Camp itself that offers guests an opportunity to see hippos and crocodiles plus nearly 400 species of birds. They as well offer Sport fishing which is another activity worth trying out.

Facilities and services at Rufiji River Camp

Swimming Pool


Bar Facility
Game drives, accompanied by well knowledgeable game rangers
Boat safaris to visit the different wildlife destinations
exhilarating Fishing trips that you need to book with the camp
Walking safaris on which you will be escorted by armed rangers who will inform you of the different plant and animal life living in this area.

The common tent in the center of this River Camp has the library, restaurant as well as the bar, and here you can certainly enjoy the amazing views of the African sunset beyond the river horizon. All of the camp structures including the kitchen where renovated, to provide the very best comfort without sacrificing the feeling of a total immersion within the natural ambience.
Dining at River Rufiji Camp

The restaurant which is centrally situated within the River Camp provides outstanding local plus intercontinental cuisines nicely prepared by their professional chef, actually special here is that the menu offers wild impala plus warthog and they have a license to catch a particular quantity of game each year.

There is a properly stocked bar that offers a variety of drinks including beers, wines, spirits and sodas, so at the end of day’s adventure activity you can decide to set and loosen up as you enjoy the scenery.


Rooms at River Rufiji Camp

River Rufiji Camp offers 20 tents which are positioned facing the beautiful sunset with marvelous sights of the sun as it sets over the horizon. The tents are nicely furnished having comfortable large beds, beautiful inside bathroom, mosquito nets plus the amenities to ensure that you get the best comfort.

all the tents have their private veranda with a roof constructed with local straw (locally referred to as makuti) that present a perfect ambience for resting, reading or even writing  .

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