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    Whistling Thorn Tented Camp

    Tarangire National Park, Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
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    • Excellent48%
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    • Average8%
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    Reviewed 28 October 2015

    We stayed overnight in August 2015. The tent was comfortable but a handbasin inside for tooth cleaning was needed. Food was good; staff helpful. We would have much preferred a stay inside Tarangire National Park because our night-time game-spotting was on very rough ground and...More

    Thank bernrosie
    Reviewed 4 October 2015

    We had a great time in this camp. The staff was very helpful and polite. They were able to offer great service despite having very few means at disposal. The tent was very comfortable and the food was good. The camp is located just outside...More

    Thank Pauline S
    Reviewed 17 July 2015

    During our stay in Tanzania in July 2015 we stayed for one night at the Whistling Thorne Camp. It ist located closely to Tarangire National Park with several Massai villages nearby. Because of its remote location, the atmosphere was very authenic and intense. The staff...More

    1  Thank CGN_traveladdict
    Reviewed 10 July 2015

    That would be the Grey Go-Away bird and they are pretty cool! The Lovebirds and staff were more welcoming. The tents were cute and very "green" but I think this property would do better to go after the backpacker market and reduce their prices. It's...More

    Thank Tikibird
    Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

    Tarangire park is a special place, wonderful wildlife especially elephants. Accommodation at Whistling Thorn was comfortable and staff were very helpful and eager to serve. We stayed for one night which made a great start to our safari holiday.

    Thank Michael F
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    • Tarangire National Park
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    Room Tips
    "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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