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Mbuzi Mawe Serena Camp

32.9 km from Serengeti National Park centre
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Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Iam a tanzanian lady who have pleasure in travelling during my trip to serengeti national park serena hotel hosted me and my little sister. We realy enjoyed seeing plenty of animals sleeping in a safe, luxury and confortable tented room where by at night i heared a noises of animals mostly lion ,surrounded with animals like elephants,antelope buffalo and etc...

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 20 December 2016

As lovely as expected based on the great reviews. Rock hyrax scurry around and other animals wander through. We were in tent number 2 with a fallen tree right next to it. The reviewer on August 19, 2016 mentions an elephant pushing it over. That must have been amazing. At night we heard lions roaring nearby ! No noise. Very...

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Borsbeek, Antwerpen, Belgium
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Beautiful camp in a wild surrounding, tent was superb with the sound of the lions at night! Great location, exellent food and the staff were great ( thanks to all of you )we had a great stay of 3 nights it could have been more!!!!

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Prescott Valley, Arizona
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our experience here. The tents were luxuriously appointed and very comfortable. Unlike some tent camps they electricity and hot water available at all times. Staff were great. The food was wonderful as well. Stayed two nights and wish we could have stayed longer.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This camp is a long drive from the nation park gate but certainly worth the extra travel. Great location, fantastic staff, very well prepared food and superb tents. Animals often roam through the tents at night. One of the best hotels that we used during 3 week stay in Tanzania and Zanzibar. From here the central areas of the Serengeti...

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Thank bluechippm
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 21 October 2016

There is no better tropical savvana than here at the Serengeti. Set around a very green rocky terrain, Mbuzi Mawe is very classy in its tented accommodation and has larger than usual bedroom and bathroom spaces. There was not much animal sightings near the camp, but this would vary with animals migrating at different times of the year. Sleeptime was...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We visited this place in 2012, during Easter and actually we stayed in all the Serena hotels (Ngorongoro Crater Serena, Lake Manyara Serena, Serengeti Serena) . We were a few friends, traveling from Nairobi (used our local agent African Bush Safaris - of which well organized). . We reached here in the evening,i loved every bit of the lodge very...

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

If you're looking for a great meal, nice shower and a good night's sleep after a day of 'african massage' (driving around rough roads in a jeep), Mbuzi Mawe is your spot in central Serengeti. A wonderful place! Beautifully decorated and equipped tents, with full comfort of a hotel despite being a tented accommodation. We enjoyed the nice comfortable beds...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 14 September 2016

After a dusty day touring Serengeti National Park, we were welcomed to Mbuzi Mawe by a wonderful staff and surprisingly large and luxurious tented rooms. The main (Tent) lodge is on the top of a rock outcropping overlooking the park, and is surrounded by individual tents tucked into the hillside. This place feels very private and close to nature, yet...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This luxury tented accommodation is the perfect place to spend a night or two or three during your safari. Staff: The people are very welcoming, genuine and well organised. Accommodation: stunning accommodation. Everything worked perfectly. Situated in the Serengeti. We were the last tent on the edge of the camp. Saw the sun rise and set from our veranda and...

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Embraced by an amphitheatre of monolithic rock sculptures known as kopjes, the reincarnated Serengeti Mbuzi Mawe Camp nestles in a secluded acacia glade with sweeping views over the alternately lush and burning plains of Serengeti National Park. Carefully sited on one of the main annual migrations. ... more   less 

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Address: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Serengeti National Park
Price Range: $491 - $1,176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mbuzi Mawe Serena Camp 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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“All rooms are a little walk from reception but have views over the bush. Lots of little furry animals everywhere.”
 of 5 bubbles bluechippm, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Tent 12A was good for us with sunrise views and proximity to reception”
 of 5 bubbles RohitBihani, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The farther from the generator the more you will hear the animals.”
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 of 5 bubbles NatalieF323, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Opt for a tent on the 'bottom' for those priceless unrestricted views over the plains and hills below.”
 of 5 bubbles Safariafficionado, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Tent # 11”
  • Toilet in Tent # 11
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  • Shower in Tent # 11 - there is a step to enter!
 of 5 bubbles DisTrav, 27 May 2016 | Read review
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