The Selous

Africa's largest wildlife reserve


Selous is Africa’s largest wildlife reserve and one of the purest and most remote wildlife destinations. Explore the wilderness on foot, by boat or on game drives. Selous is wildly romantic and untouched. The abundance of wildlife here is outstanding, including the endagered wild dog and black rhino.


The best accommodation in Selous:


Sand Rivers Selous

Sand Rivers Selous is situated in the northern part of Selous. It is known as one of Tanzania's best lodges and loved for its beautiful classic safari style and stunning river location. Sand Rivers offers stylish, luxurious safari accommodation on the banks of the Rufiji River. The 8 stylish chalets offer spacious and light interiors, as well as beautiful panoramic views. A sparkling swimming pool looks out directly onto the Rufuji River, that is packed with hippos and crocodiles. This luxurious lodge has it's own airstrip, only 45 minutes flight time to Dar es Salaam.

Price: from $780 to $1200 pp (fulboard, incl drinks)

Rufiji River Camp

Rufiji River Camp enjoys a beautiful location overlooking the mighty Rufiji River. The camp is comfortable, clean and has a relaxing atmosphere. It offers 14 individual en-suite tents alongside the river bank. Three of the tents are perfect for families or a group of friends. Each tent is set on a wooden platform and has an extended shaded veranda and is fully furnished. The tents are equipped with electricity, perfect for lighting or charging batteries, but not for hairdryers. Guests can cool down in the pool or have a drink at the bar or restaurant.  

Price range: $360 to $475 pp (fullboard)


Feel free to mix & match all styles of accommodations to create your dream holiday!

Contact us for advice or a tailor made quote.