Africa Safari Selous

Overview of Africa Safari Selous

Africa Safari Selous is conveniently just outside the renowned Selous Game Reserve/Nyerere National Park in the Southern Circuit of Tanzania. The construction has paid due respect to the natural surroundings, and the site restaurant looks down to a waterhole – perfect for animal spotting. 

Africa Safari Selous provides a range of accommodation styles to fit every taste and budget. Guests from the various rooms, bungalows, and tents gather around the blazing campfire in the evenings to share stories and opinions. 

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Rooms at Africa Safari Selous

Of the accommodation types, the most distinctive ones are the two dozen mud ‘bandas,’ styled after the traditional Maasai boma (house.) people. Chic and comfortable, they compare with the air-conditioned Pool Bungalows surrounding the swimming pool. 

For smaller budgets, Africa Safari Selous provides small but well-fitted tents and a campsite for anyone who wants to bring their tents.  

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Dining at Africa Safari Selous

Africa Safari Selous’s Food is fresh and delicious, combining locally sourced produce from nearby markets, served in ‘Makuti buffet’ style or via the à la carte restaurant.  

What is included depends on your reservation, although all bookings include breakfast. If you have any special needs for your diet, let us know at the time of your accommodation booking – we can usually oblige. 

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Facilities at Africa Safari Selous

  • 24h-Electricity operated by solar
  • Bathroom
  • Bedside lamps
  • Chair 
  • Double room
  • Dressing table
  • Electric socket for charging
  • Extra bed
  • Fan
  • Flushable en-suite toilet
  • Indoor room seating area
  • Mosquito net 
  • Outdoor room seating area
  • Single room
  • Toiletries
  • Towels
  • Twin room
  • Wake-Up call
  • Water bottles 
  • Wooden safety box with a key  
  • Writing Desk
  • Zip up doors
  • À la carte
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • All-Inclusive
  • Bar
  • Bed and Breakfast 
  • Buffet 
  • Full board
  • Half board
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Packed lunchboxes
  • Restaurant
  • Sundowner 
  • Tea and Coffee maker
  • Wine
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Sun-Dried
  • 24-Hour security
  • Escort guards
  • Maasai security guards
  • Wooden safety box with a key
  • Balcony
  • Landscape view
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor lounge
  • Swimming pool
  • Waterhole View
  • Wildlife view
  • Campfire
  • Cash payment 
  • Credit card payment 
  • Wi-Fi
Disclaimer:  Some of the above services may have an additional charge.

Activities in Africa Safari Selous

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FAQs of Africa Safari Selous

You have questions, many questions. With over 35 years of experience, we at Easy Travel believe we have the answers.

The Africa Safari Selous is located outside the Selous Game Reserve/Nyerere National Park and can be reached by air or road. The nearest airstrip is just a 12-minute drive away. The flight from Zanzibar takes 30 minutes, from Dar es Salaam 35 minutes. By road, it is 6 hours from Dar es Salaam.  

Africa Safari Selous is open all year round. Rain can be expected in April and May, although this does make everything green – a different perspective! 

Temperatures vary between 15C at night and 30C in the daytime. April and May bring rain. 

The Nyerere National Park is huge, one of the biggest reserves in Africa. Selous Game Reserve is part of the Nyerere National Park. It is home to over 350 species of birds and reptiles, 2,000 plant species, and wildlife such as elephants, lions, hippopotamus, buffalo, giraffes, zebra, and many more. Quite simply, Africa Safari Selous is located in one of the world’s best safari locations. 

Guests can check into the Africa Safari Selous from 14.00 hours and must check out by 11.00 hours. 

Guests at the Africa Safari Selous can choose bandhas, pool bungalows, tents, or a pitch on the campsite.  

Highlights include the wide choice of accommodation (including pool bungalows with AC), the closeness to the Selous Game Reserve/Nyerere National Park, the Rufiji River, the Mtemere airstrip (30-minute flight to Zanzibar); the swimming pool, and the special honeymoon and wedding packages. 

Guests can make use of the swimming pool at the Africa Safari Selous. 

This depends on which accommodation style is selected at Africa Safari Selous: 

 

Banda Bungalows are suitable for up to four guests and feature a safe box, mosquito net, complimentary toiletries, drinking water, charging points (phone and camera,) outside seating area, full bathroom, double bed, and single bed. 

 

Pool Bungalows are air-conditioned and have a maximum occupancy of 4 or 6 guests, indoor seating, a full bathroom, mosquito net, and charging points for mobile phones and cameras. 
 

Safari tents can sleep two guests and share a communal toilet and (hot water) shower. They are located close to the swimming pool, restaurant, and bar. 

 

Those on the campsite use a shared toilet and (hot water) showers.  

Yes, the Africa Safari Selous is popular with family groups. 

Yes, children of all ages are welcome at the Africa Safari Selous. 

The Africa Safari Selous runs on solar power with generator backup. 

Yes, hot water is available at the Africa Safari Selous.  

Yes, the Africa Safari Selous provides the following activities or services (note that extra charges may apply): game drives, boat safaris on the Rufiji River, village visits, bush-walk with an authentic bushman, pool table, plenty of wildlife and 350 species of birdlife, outdoor lounge, bush lunches.  

The tap water at the Africa Safari Selous is only recommended for washing and cleaning. Bottled mineral water should be used for drinking and brushing teeth.  

Yes, the Africa Safari Selous is a safe place to stay. Please obey the camp rules and the rangers’ instructions.  

If you have any dietary requirements, allergies, or medical conditions, please let the Africa Safari Selous know at the time of your reservation. 

 

Yes, there is Wi-Fi connectivity at the Africa Safari Selous.  

Staying at the Africa Safari Selous for two nights or more will allow you to enjoy a better experience.  

 

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