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    Jongomero

    Jongomero, Ruaha National Park, Tanzania
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    Traveller (182)
    Room & Suite (30)
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    “welcome song” (8 reviews)
    “dry river bed” (18 reviews)
    “ras kutani” (4 reviews)
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 148 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stunning, exceptional and Luxurious!!! Jongomero is the best of the best in Ruaha National Park. My wife and I spent our last two days of our safari/honeymoon at Jongomero and WOW!!! We were welcomed to the camp with an amazing welcome song and as it...More

    Thank Calum M
    Response from Smallworldmarketing, Manager at JongomeroResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Calum M, Thank you for writing us such a lovely review. We're delighted to hear you had a wonderful stay and enjoyed every aspect of it. Safaris can be tricky sometimes as animals can have a day off and hide in the busy but...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We really felt that we were staying in a wild and remote place but in comfort and safety. Our whole experience at Jongomero was magical from the wonderful greeting we had on arrival in camp until we left three days later. On arrival we unpacked...More

    Thank cidersam2016
    Response from Smallworldmarketing, Manager at JongomeroResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Cidersam2016, What a great review! Thank you so much for taking the time to write it! We're delighted to hear you had a memorable time here at Jongomero and everybody took such good care of you. It is also great to hear the animals...More

    Reviewed 29 November 2017

    Visiting Jongomero was a unique highlight of our Tanzania trip. The camp’s beautiful tents are located in a perfect setting for viewing animals in an untouched and genuine, natural environment. From the moment we arrived we were pampered by Jongomero’s welcoming and thoughtful staff. We...More

    Thank mariannebg2017
    Response from Smallworldmarketing, Manager at JongomeroResponded 9 December 2017

    Hello Mariannebg2017, Thank you for taking the time to write this review, this will give future guests a good idea of what to expect and it really sounds like you had an amazing time at Jongomero. We're also happy to hear that you had such...More

    Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

    What a gorgeous place ! I love lodges that are wide open on the surrounding environment and there I was not disappointed ! It reminded me of my beloved Ghoha Hills Savuti Lodge in Botswana. The main building is beautiful and the rooms are really...More

    Thank Winstonsc
    Response from Smallworldmarketing, Public Relations Manager at JongomeroResponded 11 December 2017

    Dear WinstonSC Many thanks for taking the time to write this Tripadvisor review. We are so glad that you had a fantastic time at Jongomero & thank you for your constructive comments. We are following up on the comments about the game drive snacks as...More

    Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

    From our welcome song to our coral anniversary party and cake what a wonderful lodge .Christians knowledge and skill meant even us " old hands" at safari saw and learnt new things ,having our sausage sandwich with the warthogs will be a lasting memory John...More

    Thank Brenda B
    Response from Smallworldmarketing, Public Relations Manager at JongomeroResponded 1 November 2017

    Hi Brenda, Thank you so much for your kind review of Jongomero and I'm so glad that you chose to spend your Coral anniversary party with us. I was at Jongomero last week and also saw some pretty amazing game sightings.....Ruaha is certainly a very...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • 8
    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Iringa Region >
    • Ruaha National Park
    • Also Known As
    • Jongomero Camp Hotel Ruaha National Park
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    Traveller (182)
    Room & Suite (30)
    Dining (12)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Hotel & Grounds (144)
    Bathroom (5)
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    k9todd
    19 December 2016|
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    Response from Lyndsey F | Property representative |
    Hi k9todd January is not as cold in Ruaha as the beginning of the season so perhaps pack a couple of fleeces or jumpers and a waterproof. There is a suggested packing list along with seasonal information on the website if... More
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    brianmelb2014
    20 March 2015|
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    Response from Lyndsey F | Property representative |
    Hi Brian & Jo Thank yo for your interest in Jongomero sadly Jongomero, and all our camps are closed from 15th March until 1st June. If you can delay the trip by a few days you could be some of our first guests for the new... More
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    Vdacosta
    10 August 2014|
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    Response from Lyndsey F | Property representative |
    Dear V Da Costa Apologies for the delay - please email for more information. However Selous Safari Company does not take direct international bookings - so we advise all guests to go to a local African specialist tour... More
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    "all rooms are very similar"
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    "Tent 5, some distance away from the communal area and quiet."
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    "Rooms (tents) are all very similar and face the riverbed - getting further way from the main lodge offers a..."
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    "All the same, you can't go wrong"
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