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Whistling Thorn Tented Camp

Tarangire National Park, Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
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02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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        “local masai” (7 reviews)
        “shower water” (4 reviews)
        “bush tv” (6 reviews)
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        Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

        Stayed here for the first couple of nights of our honeymoon safari. The camp is basic but comfortable, located off the beaten track next door to a Masai village. Staff were very welcoming and try hard to cater to all needs. Considering that there is...More

        Thank lallyomally
        Response from MoivaroLodges, Guest Relations Manager at Whistling Thorn Tented CampResponded 12 May 2016

        Dear Guests, Thank you for staying in camp with us and posting your comment. Whistling Thorn is bordering Tarangire NP, in an area where animals can be spotted going through camp. As you mention, our showers are very original. Water is lifted up by pulleys...More

        Reviewed 19 January 2016

        Whistling Thorn is a great place to stay near Tarangire National Park in Tanzania. The staff were very professional and went out of their way to make us feel welcome. We really enjoyed both the night game drive and the morning hike, which allowed us...More

        1  Thank CF_Gainesville
        Response from MoivaroLodges, Guest Relations Manager at Whistling Thorn Tented CampResponded 1 February 2016

        Dear Guest, Asante sana for your staying at our camp and posting your feedback. Our camp is located just outside the park's boundaries. The tents are comfortable, furnished with self-contained bathroom and bush shower. Our entire team of staff is very attentive and welcoming, catering...More

        Reviewed 2 January 2016

        The tented camp borders Tarangire park and is a great place to stay. The staff are very welcoming and helpful. I was the only guest for the night and I had excellent food and service provided The shower facility in the tented camps rely on...More

        Thank drchristo4
        Response from MoivaroLodges, Guest Relations Manager at Whistling Thorn Tented CampResponded 13 January 2016

        Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at Whistling Thorn and posting your comment. We are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us. As you mention, the 'talking shower' is a first experience for many of our guests, and it certainly guarantees a warm one...More

        Reviewed 18 December 2015

        The camp practically borders Tarangire National Park, but the road to get there was an adventure through mud holes, etc. They are supposedly improving it, but in the meanwhile be prepared, especially if you go in rainy season. The food was good, property as described...More

        Thank Debbie_and_Chris_C
        Response from MoivaroLodges, Guest Relations Manager at Whistling Thorn Tented CampResponded 13 January 2016

        Dear Debbie and Chris, Thank you for posting your comment, and staying at our camp. As you point out, we are bordering the national park, in an area teeming with birdlife and other wildlife. It offers a unique opportunity to participate in guided-walks, a welcome...More

        Reviewed 12 November 2015

        We stayed here for 2 nights of our 5 week trip in Africa with OAT. The tents were comfortable and quiet. The washroom has a talking shower where the staff would fill up the shower with water and wait if you needed more. The area...More

        1  Thank Nevadatraveler_11
        Response from MoivaroLodges, Guest Relations Manager at Whistling Thorn Tented CampResponded 21 January 2016

        Dear Guest, Thank you for staying in camp, and posting your comment online. We are so pleased to know you enjoyed your time with us. it is truly a joy for us to host and to offer our guests the best hospitality possible. Our camp...More

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        "Dessert was mediocre and I would not eat the margarine"
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        "All tents are close to the eating area"
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        "All tents are great."
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        "All the rooms have the same view and all in quiet area."
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