- River front safari suites
- River-based safaris
- Game viewing in one Africa's largest reserves
- Within a UNESCO world heritage site
- Game drives and walking safari options
- Fishing for those Tiger Fish
- Wildlife, birdlife and landscape photography
- Birding is up there with the best in East Africa
- Lodge type; Safari Camp
- Location; Selous Game Reserve
- Lodge size; 8 rooms
- Recommended stay; 3-7 nights
Sand Rivers Selous: The Perfect Safari Destination In The Selous Game Reserve
Sand Rivers Selous Safari Lodge is an incredible, intimate paradise in the heart of Tanzania's Selous Game Reserve / Nyerere National Park. This secluded and luxurious camp offers unparalleled safari experiences with some of the most beautiful landscapes in Africa.
The camp is set on the banks of the Rufiji River on a rocky peninsula with commanding views of all that surrounds it.
Guests can stay in one of eight riverside rooms that are designed to provide guests with the utmost comfort and style.
Onsite, guests can participate in various activities, including fishing, game drives, guided walks, sundowners and photography.
At Sand Rivers Selous Safari Lodge, each day provides a new adventure, so get ready to explore the wilderness and wildlife of Tanzania in style.
With a massive 55 000 square kilometres, the Selous is the second-largest protected area in the World. All of these square kilometres teaming with birdlife, wildlife, rivers, forests, floodplains and lakes are waiting there in front of you, waiting to be explored.
Sand Rivers Selous offers guests an unforgettable accommodation experience in the heart of nature.
The lodge has eight open-fronted rooms and suites that offer guests comfortable beds, panoramic views over the river, plenty of space, and some of the best showers you will find for a while.
All rooms and suites are raised on decks overlooking the river and out onto the Selous Game Reserve / Nyerere National Park, each with en-suite bathrooms, hot and cold running water, flush toilets and powerful showers.
The five Riverside rooms offer guests large windows to take in spectacular views of the river, while three Hillside Suites provide even more luxurious accommodations with a private plunge pool on your deck.
All rooms come equipped with mosquito nets and air-conditioning, ensuring a comfortable stay. Whether you choose to relax in your room or explore the wonders of the Selous, Sand Rivers promises an experience like no other. Book now and discover what this African oasis has to offer!
Meals, whether it be breakfast, lunch or dinner (or, for that matter, anything in between), is an occasion like no other, with the dining rooms overlooking a river teeming with birdlife and wildlife.
All ingredients are sourced locally, and the chefs serve up some fantastic dishes; you will never eat the same meal twice here.
Private dining is available for those looking for more privacy or to add to a romantic occasion.
Sit around the bar at the end of the day, the beers are most undoubtedly cold, and there is always a good story or two to be heard.
Sand Rivers Selous offers a wide selection of wines that are sure to please any palate. The wines are sourced from some of the best vineyards in Africa and beyond, allowing guests to savour flavours worldwide.
Sand Rivers Selous, part of the Nomad Tanzania collection, offers a variety of lodge facilities and property amenities for guests to enjoy.
The lodge features a large swimming pool complete with sun loungers and pool umbrellas, where guests can take a refreshing dip or relax in the sun.
There is also an expansive chill-out area located near the small library that overlooks the river and provides guests with a peaceful setting to unwind.
The lodge also features a bar area, indoor and outdoor dining areas, a beautiful lounge area with Wi-Fi, and a small gift shop for all your needs.
Whether you are looking to relax and unwind or be adventurous and explore the area, Sand Rivers Selous has something for everyone!
Open-sided 4x4 vehicles are used for daily game drives through the Selous Game Reserve region, accompanied by an expert safari guide and tracker.
Boat safaris in the late afternoon are highly recommended as one drifts downstream flanked by great white pelicans fishing, wallowing families of elephants socializing, and prides of lions sleeping off a meal.
Walking through the surrounding bushveld and along the river banks with one's armed safari guide provides that unique opportunity to learn and witness all the little marvels that are the Selous.
For those interested in a spot of fishing, this area offers some amazing chances to get that catch of the day. The lodge does have fishing equipment.
Children of 8 yrs and over are most welcome at Sand Rivers Selous and can participate in most safari activities other than fly camping. Walking activities were children need to be 12 yrs and older. Other than that, Sands River Selous Camp is a fantastic option for families looking for a wild and remote destination.
If you are looking for an unforgettable African safari experience, look no further than Sand Rivers Selous! This luxurious lodge offers guests comfortable accommodations, delicious cuisine, and plenty of activities to enjoy.
Whether you are looking to relax by the pool or explore the game reserve on a safari drive, Sand Rivers Selous has something for everyone!
Book now and start planning your dream trip to Tanzania and the Selous Game Reserve / Nyerere National Park.
From US$ 760.00 per person
Sand Rivers Selous Rates
Per person per night sharing
Rates are in US Dollars
*Rates may vary according to season
- Activities including: game drives, bush walks, boat trips, bush picnics, bush breakfasts, sundowners, trips to the hot springs and fishing
- Scheduled road transfers to/from Kiba airstrip
- Local drinks
- International and local flights
- Additional transfers
- Premium alcohol, champagne and premium wines
- Travel and medivac insurance
- Items of a personal nature
- Conservation fees