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    Rufiji River Camp

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    1 - 5 of 125 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We had a wonderful time here. The staff were great and thoughtful from the moment we were collected from the airstrip. Clearly finding animals has a degree of luck, but the guides were skilful at spotting the signs and had amazing driving skills – I...More

    Thank Staffstyke
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My partner and I stayed at Rufuji River Camp with my two children (aged 10 and 12) for four nights during the second week of July. I was a little bit apprehensive about taking the children on a safari holiday but, once we got there,...More

    Thank Lisa M
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I would endorse the many positive reviews here. Looking out from the campfire overlooking the river watching and hearing the hippos (we even saw two fighting in the river) is magical. The structure of the rooms is clever - part building but with the bedrooms...More

    Thank Tim L
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed here with our family and we were made to feel at home as soon as we arrived, the very spacious tents sit beneath a thatched roof and overlook the river, the sunsets from the verandah were beautiful. The vervet monkeys liked to make...More

    Thank Sue6676
    Response from FoxesSafariCamps, Owner at Rufiji River CampResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Sue it was wonderful to have all 7 of you in camp and that you were able to take away such a memorable experience with the elephants is extra special. I am sure that, along with many other memories during your trip, made for...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Rufiji River Camp was our first safari experience and we loved it! The setting is beautiful. Flying over the river in a 6-seater plane before landing on the airstrip was the most amazing start to a holiday I've ever experienced. Our family suite with its...More

    Thank uncledidas
    Response from FoxesSafariCamps, Owner at Rufiji River CampResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Graham, thank you for taking the time to post such a great review. It was a pleasure having you, Lisa and the children to stay on your first safari experience and hope it is the first of many for you all. Every game reserve...More

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    • 10
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    • Lindi Region >
    • Selous Game Reserve
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    • Rufiji River Camp Hotel Selous Game Reserve ,
    • Rufiji River Camp Tanzania/Selous Game Reserve
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    jontanton
    26 August 2017|
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    Response from uncledidas | Reviewed this property |
    Towels, shampoo and soap were supplied.
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    2 March 2015|
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    Response from FoxesSafariCamps | Property representative |
    Hello, there are UK style square pin plugs in all the tents in Rufiji, so recharging electrical equipment is no problem, but no broadcast Wifi. Regards, Bruce Fox
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    "All the tents are the same but some are further away from the main area than others, the river views are..."
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    "These are canvas tents on platforms overlooking the Rufiji River. I would say luxury for a tent."
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    "All rooms are the same, comfortable and roomy, choose a lower number if poss as you are nearer the facilities"
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    "All rooms are equal."
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