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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Stayed here for 2 nights. The view, the staff and food were immaculate. The tents were spacious and clean. The Masai were always helpful in guiding us back and from our tent. Security, however, could be better as the torch waving after finding a snake...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Located in a secluded area and with only a few tents you feel like you have the park to your own while on game-drive. Best known for it's elegant population the park has other prime game viewing as well. The service was immaculate, the food...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

I’ve been ton Swala a few times and keep returning. I love everything about it including the drive to get there and its isolation. To me this is the nicest place in Tarangire, especially in the dry season when the animals are in camp. The...More

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Thank Babanate
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We had an amazing time at Swala camp. Mainly due to great environment / excellent housing but mostly due to great staff. The walking safari was an experience which we will never forget. It gave us an opportunity to be taken into the real african...More

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Thank Henriëtte K
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Absolutely loved the customer service, location, staff, kindness, food and lodgings of Camp Swala. Looking out right into the park every day with abundant wildlife. Monkeys jumping on my tent and eating termites from the logs after the rains. Food was so tasty and just...More

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Petal57
20 January 2018|
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Response from Sanctuary R | Property representative |
Hello, Unfortunately, recent animal activity has caused the closure of the pool for the time being. The team at Sanctuary Swala are currently working on a solution for this. Kind regards, Sanctuary Retreats
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"Keep an eye out for lizards and such and make sure you shut your door properly. You are in the middle of..."
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"Some rooms can be quite far out, so be sure and for a close room if you have mobility problems. Nice to have..."
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"All tents have great view"
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"Turning off all lights after dark is CRITICAL!"
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