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    Sand Rivers Selous, Nomad Tanzania

    Selous Game Reserve, Tanzania
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I have been on many safaris and seen many camps, but Sand River Selous Camp definitely ranks as one of my top safari experiences. It was my first time to the Selous NP and to spend 5 nights in only one camp. However, due to...More

    1  Thank Gondwana_2704
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Eric and Natasha, the managers, are involved in every aspect of the stay and try very hard to make it perfect. The rooms are big and comfortable. Having said that, October is very hot and the rooms reflect that. They are very hot mid day...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    This is a dream holiday destination for a family with teenage boys.. Woken by mugs of hot coffee and tea in the back of your room before a dose of real adventure every morning. Hamardi our extremely knowledgeable guide showed us leopards up trees, leopards...More

    1  Thank sarah j
    Response from Serena M, Guest Relations Manager at Sand Rivers Selous, Nomad TanzaniaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Sarah, Thank you so much for leaving us such a wonderful review of your time on safari with your family at Sand Rivers. Our most enduring memories are from safaris with our own children and we totally agree that the Selous, and Sand Rivers,...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Spent 3 nights in Sand Rivers (and 2 in Ruaha at Nomad's Kigelia Camp) as part of our honeymoon. It was a fantastic experience and I would gladly recommend it. It was our first Safari camp so we weren't sure what to expect. Everyone else...More

    Thank Evan R
    Response from Serena M, Guest Relations Manager at Sand Rivers Selous, Nomad TanzaniaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Evan, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a wonderful review of your stay at Sand Rivers Selous on your honeymoon. I am so thrilled to read that you enjoyed your safari so much and I sincerely hope you...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We spent an unforgettable five nights at Sand Rivers. After already experiencing the abundance of the Serengeti, coming to the Selous felt more like a form of meditation, allowing us to engage more deeply with the animals and the terrain. Our guide Deo was the...More

    1  Thank John H
    Response from Serena M, Guest Relations Manager at Sand Rivers Selous, Nomad TanzaniaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for such a heartfelt review of your stay at Sand Rivers, John. I am so thrilled that you had the opportunity to experience what makes the Selous so special and why it is such a brilliant combination to a safari in...More

    Kilwastar Beach Resort
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    • US$420 - US$541 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    ronehya
    29 November 2015|
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    Response from Serena M | Property representative |
    Dear Ronehya, Because of the location of Sand Rivers we only have very limited mobile signal in one area near the swimming pool. We do offer WiFi in our office area however due to the speed, guests are limited to emails... More
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    caryn s
    28 September 2015|
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    Response from Serena M | Property representative |
    Hello Caryn S, Thank you so much for getting in touch with us. We do have internet access at Sand Rivers but because of limitations of being so remote it is not the fastest or most reliable. On most days there is enough... More
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    "there are two suites; nbr 3 being the furthest away. So if you have problems walking, then nbr 3 is not ideal."
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    "Hilltop Suite was a further walk, but well worth it for private plunge pool!"
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    "We think that all rooms are equally good"
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    "If you can afford it...a suite with its own pool is a good idea"
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