Selous River Camp is set within forest overlooking the vast Rufiji River on the very edge of the Selous Game Reserve.
The lodge, which is known for its award-winning personal service, magical atmosphere and the breathtaking views
over the river (and its many hippos!) offers guests a choice of accommodation and a range of thrilling safaris
including adventurous game drives, relaxing boat safaris and fascinating walking safaris.

selous river camp

Selous River Camp At A Glance…
Accommodation and Amenities
o 9 Comfortable “Mudhut” Rooms, located along the riverbank, with en-suite bathrooms,
solar-power electricity and fans.
o 4 Simple Tents for budget travellers located in the forest with separate bathrooms and
solar-power lighting.
o Bathrooms with hot running water, showers and flushing toilets.
o Satellite WiFi in discreet public areas.
o Beautiful Riverbank Swimming Pool.
o Well-stocked Riverbank Bar, Dining Area and Open-air Firepit.
Safaris and Activities
o Thrilling Game Drives in open-sided 4×4 vehicles. Off road driving is permitted in the
Selous Game Reserve enabling you to get closer to the wildlife.
o Relaxing Boat Safaris – sunset, dawn and full-day trips inside the Selous Game Reserve all
o Fascinating Walking Safaris inside the Selous Game Reserve with armed ranger.
o Cultural Tours to Mloka Village
o Fishing Trips
o 8 Easy-to-book Safari packages; including accommodation, safaris and Selous Game
Reserve entry fees available.
Practical Information
o Selous River Camp has won the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for outstanding service
seven years running (2011-2017)
o Open season from June to February. Closed for rainy season March – May.
o Children of any age welcome.
o Special dietary requirements happily accommodated with advance notice.
o Laundry service available.
o Power: Generator and Solar (charging point for batteries available at the bar)
o Camp Location: Mtemere Border of Selous Game Reserve – GPS co-ordinates:
07°45’41.3″S, 38°13’43.3″E
o Reach the camp by car from Dar es Salaam via Kibiti (6hrs, transfers available) or flight.
o Closest Airstrip: Mtemere (Selous Lower).

Tel:+255 (0) 784 237525

Selous River Camp