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Selous River Camp

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“mud huts”(25 reviews)
“the reserve”(24 reviews)
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We had a simply wonderful experience here. We spent four nights in a mud hut by the river with our nine year-old son and went on two land safaris and one river one. The place is unpretentious, the food is tasty, the animals are amazing,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter and I stayed at Selous River Camp for 4 nights in one of the mud huts. As we have never safaried before I hadn’t a clue what to expect. The first night was full of noises I can’t begin to explain but they...More

Thank Clare M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just returned from 2 fantastic days at the Selous River Camp. The location is stunning. We had 3 mud huts all over looking the river. We woke up to the sounds of hippos & monkeys in the trees. The huts were great - very...More

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Thank Karyn Von Engel... V
Response from Selous River C, Owner at Selous River CampResponded 2 weeks ago

Karyn, thank you so much for your review! I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us (in particular that you liked the vegan meals - we've been improving our menu lately and it's brilliant to get positive feedback!). The Selous is generally better...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great weekend there with friends , Staff are really helpful and friendly . Mud huts are clean and great fun . Food was really nice and just has the most amazing time. Would highly recommend . Great waking up in the morning listing...More

Thank JDE2013
Response from Selous River C, Owner at Selous River CampResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi JDE2013! Thank you so much for this enthusiastic review of Selous River Camp! It's impossible not to love the honking hippos!! Glad that you enjoyed your Mudhut, the food and our team of cheerful staff - we work hard to keep a high standard...More

Reviewed 17 January 2018

Just went to this camp for the second time in the mud huts. The staff were incredibly attentive and thoughtful. One of our guests had his luggage held up in Dat and the manager Jimmy drove to the airstrip to pick it up for him....More

Thank Katie_F07
Response from Selous River C, Owner at Selous River CampResponded 19 January 2018

Hi Katie, Thank you so much for your great review of our little secluded, quiet and wonderful spot on the river. There's nothing more encouraging than a guest who comes back to stay for a second time, and being your go to camp in the...More

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US$160 - US$332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Jane D
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Response from Selous River C | Property representative |
Hello Jane, sorry that this was left unanswered. We don't get informed of new questions here and weren't aware that you'd asked! In case anyone in future asks the same question, yes it is possible to book directly with us... More
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"Get the Mud huts they are great fun"
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"one of the mudhuts with river view"
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