Kigelia Ruaha

Overview of Kigelia Ruaha

The delightful little Kigelia Ruaha camp (just six tents) combines a rustic African appeal with real comfort. At the same time, its prime location in the eastern sector of Ruaha National Park ensures that you will experience the wildlife to the full! 

Being near a river ensures that there are loads of unexpected visitors – of the animal variety. Elephants are prevalent! Comfortable tents (each with a view), carefully crafted cuisine, and welcoming and dedicated camp staff complete the picture. 

What we love at Kigelia Ruaha

Rooms at Kigelia Ruaha

Kigelia Ruaha’s spacious, classic safari tents combine bucket-style showers and proper flush toilets to ensure a pleasant stay. Solid wood furniture and comfortable beds are welcoming features of the guest tents. 

The tents at Kigelia Ruaha’s open onto the grasslands, affording excellent viewing. One of our tents is perfect for families: two ensuite tents sharing one roof. 

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Dining at Kigelia Ruaha

Guests at the Kigelia Ruaha can choose indoor or outdoor dining, depending on the weather. On request, Bush breakfasts can be provided, as can picnic lunches for those embarking on full-day safaris. 

Evenings bring the campfire lighting, an unbeatable venue for those delicious sundowner drinks. Or catch up with your e-mails in the open lounge area. 

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Facilities at Kigelia Ruaha

  • 24h-Electricity operated by solar
  • Bathroom
  • Bucket shower
  • Chair 
  • Electric socket for charging
  • Flushable en-suite toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Luggage stand 
  • Mosquito net 
  • Outdoor room seating area
  • Single room
  • Toiletries
  • Towels
  • Twin room
  • Wake-Up call
  • Wardrobe with hangers
  • Water bottles 
  • Wooden safety box with a key  
  • Writing Desk
  • Zip up doors
  • À la carte
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • All-Inclusive
  • Bar
  • Full board
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Packed lunchboxes
  • Private bush breakfast
  • Private bush dinner
  • Private bush lunch
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Sundowner 
  • Tea and Coffee maker
  • Wine
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • 24-Hour security
  • Escort guards
  • Maasai security guards
  • Wooden safety box with a key
  • Balcony
  • Landscape view
  • Mountain views
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor lounge
  • River view
  • Swimming pool
  • Wildlife view
  • Campfire
  • Cash payment 
  • Credit card payment 
  • Library
  • Wi-Fi
Disclaimer:  Some of the above services may have an additional charge.

Activities in Kigelia Ruaha

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FAQs of Kigelia Ruaha

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

Kigelia Ruaha is close to the Ifuguru River, in Ruaha National Park. 

Ruaha National Park is in south-central Tanzania, near the town of Iringa. This beautiful park is less visited than others and varies between 2,500 and 5,200 feet (760 to 1,600m) in altitude. It spreads out over an area of 5,000 square miles (13,000 square km.) 

Most guests at Kigelia Ruaha find it easiest to fly to Msembe or Jongomero airstrips. Coastal Aviation offers daily flights from Arusha, Dar es Salaam, Selous, Serengeti, and Zanzibar. 

Guests at the Kigelia Ruaha can choose between a standard tent and a family tent.  

Guests at the Kigelia Ruaha will enjoy learning about the baobab trees, which are all around.  

Yes, the Kigelia Ruaha is popular with family groups but can only accept children of eight years and older. Only children aged 12 and over can go on bush walks/walking safaris.  

You can enjoy evenings by the campfire at the Kigelia Ruaha or sip on a sundowner. You can take a walking safari, a game drive, or enjoy a bush breakfast. 

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

Yes, the Kigelia Ruaha is a safe place to stay.  

If you have any dietary requirements, allergies, or medical conditions, please inform Kigelia Ruaha before arriving. 

Staying at the Kigelia Ruaha for two nights or more will let you know the area better.  

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