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    Jongomero, Ruaha National Park, Tanzania
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    2017-10-29Check In 2017-10-30Check Out
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    “dry river bed” (17 reviews)
    “welcome song” (6 reviews)
    “walking safari” (13 reviews)
    Breakfast included
    Airport Transportation
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 144 reviews

    Reviewed 29 November 2016

    Second visit to this magical space. The attention to detail, personal notes of welcome & bedtime stories left on your pillow leave you feeling most pampered. Had the thought to ask a member of staff to refill the drinking water flask before going to lunch...More

    Thank _tracestanley
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at JongomeroResponded 2 February 2017

    We truly appreciate you taking the time to post your review of Jongomero - we are delighted you loved your second trip as much as the first and we are already looking forward to the third! Karibuni tena SSC

    Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

    We were lucky enough to spend 3 nights in the camp under the care of Chris and Sam, the camp managers. Being the only camp in this part of the park, you can enjoy the tranquility of the African bush and game drives with barely...More

    Thank kiwi4007
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at JongomeroResponded 2 February 2017

    Thank you so much Jenny for your wonderful review of the camp - we are delighted you loved the remote wilderness of Jongomero. For future guests the river is the Great Ruaha - the Rufiji is in Selous Game Reserve next to our sister camp...More

    Reviewed 8 November 2016

    Beautiful soaring high ceilings to the open plan main reception/bar/lounge area and adjoining dining room, both overlooking the dry river bed. The roomy full facility tents/suites, under a thatched roof for cool shade, were arranged at intervals along the river bank on either side of...More

    1  Thank Berdewelle
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at JongomeroResponded 9 November 2016

    Thank you so much for your superlative review of your stay at Jongomero - we are delighted you enjoyed the camp and also the park - we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Thank you again SSC

    Reviewed 21 October 2016

    Jongomero is a fascinating location; our first safari and we were not disappointed. Jaded after our long flight from the UK, we decided to rest rather than plunge into our first game drive at 4pm, We rested in our tent, only to be joined for...More

    Thank Fudge04
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at JongomeroResponded 4 November 2016

    Such a brilliant review - thank you for posting your thoughts and stories - and we agree - the armchair safari is ridiculously underrated - sit back in the quiet of Jongo and enjoy the wildlife from the comfort of our lounge or the daybed...More

    Reviewed 18 October 2016

    A great camp in Ruaha N.P. , it is miles from the other camps & as Ruaha is bigger than Wales you do not see any other vehicles apart from those from the camp itself . We had the Land Rover to ourselves or shared...More

    1  Thank craig m
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at JongomeroResponded 4 November 2016

    Thank you so much Craig for your review and taking the time to share your experiences - we are delighted you loved the wilds Ruaha has to offer and enjoyed the camp as well as the activities, not to mention our glorious ellies!! Karibu tena...More

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    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • 8
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    • Tanzania >
    • Iringa Region >
    • Ruaha National Park
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    • Jongomero Camp Hotel Ruaha National Park
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    Dining (12)
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    18 December 2016|
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    Response from Lyndsey F | Property representative |
    Hi k9todd January is not as cold in Ruaha as the beginning of the season so perhaps pack a couple of fleeces or jumpers and a waterproof. There is a suggested packing list along with seasonal information on the website if... More
    20 March 2015|
    Response from Lyndsey F | Property representative |
    Hi Brian & Jo Thank yo for your interest in Jongomero sadly Jongomero, and all our camps are closed from 15th March until 1st June. If you can delay the trip by a few days you could be some of our first guests for the new... More
    9 August 2014|
    Response from Lyndsey F | Property representative |
    Dear V Da Costa Apologies for the delay - please email for more information. However Selous Safari Company does not take direct international bookings - so we advise all guests to go to a local African specialist tour... More
    Room Tips
    "all rooms are very similar"
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    "Tent 5, some distance away from the communal area and quiet."
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    "Rooms (tents) are all very similar and face the riverbed - getting further way from the main lodge offers a..."
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    "All the same, you can't go wrong"
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