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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Has a fantastic setting looking out over the river where the hippos reside, we had two river trips and saw baby crocks, lots of kingfishers and even the lions visited for a drink in the late afternoon. We were the only guests but the staff were very friendly and really looked after us . The outdoor shower was a first...

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SerenaHotels, Manager at Serena Mivumo River Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Andy. Greetings from Serena Mivumo River Lodge. We thank you for your comments and we will be more than happy to hosting you again in the near future. With regards, Ellieta Mbisse General Manager

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Our first trip to Africa and what an experience. Due to our intended destination lacking water we were upgraded to this lovely lodge overlooking the river. Fantastically attentive staff, friendly manager Elliota & a brilliant guide Saidii. Amazing lodge with an outside shower on our veranda so we could wash while watching the hippo's n crocs. We saw all the...

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SerenaHotels, Manager at Serena Mivumo River Lodge, responded to this review

We thank you for your positive comments and looking forward hosting you again in our Selous Properties.

Sidcup, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We had a very comfortable stay at this lodge and it is in the most wonderful location overlooking the Rufiji river. Due to a large party staying at the main lodge we were upgraded to the presidential suite. Our lodges were fabulous with the most breathtaking views it all felt a bit surreal. The staff were excellent, always helpful and...

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SerenaHotels, Manager at Serena Mivumo River Lodge, responded to this review

We thank you for your positive reviews and looking forward to host you again in near future.

UK
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stayed here on our honeymoon and had the most fantastic time. The staff were absolutely fantastic and could not be any more welcoming without being too over the top. The room was fantastically clean and we had the best view onto the river from the balcony which was a fantastic place to sit and relax when we have been...

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SerenaHotels, Manager at Serena Mivumo River Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and we will be more than happy hosting you again in our Selous Boutique.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 July 2016

My wife and I stayed at Serena Mivumo for our belated honeymoon last month, and I have to say it took our breath away. We were picked up at the landing strip by Saidi (our guide) and driven about 30 minutes or so to Serena, where we were stunned by how luxurious the Lodge was whilst still looking like it...

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SerenaHotels, Manager at Serena Mivumo River Lodge, responded to this review

We thank you for positive reviews and we are looking forward to host you again in our Selous Properties.

Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Me and my partner had booked a holiday of a lifetime with Imagine Africa and were meant to go to Selous Serena Camp and when we arrived from Dar es salaam we were taken to the Serena Minumo River Lodge and were told we have been upgraded due to it being quite at the Selous Camp and they had closed...

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Reviewed 25 February 2016

An excellent top rate lodge and find it difficult to add further to previous reviews with same experience of high standards,spacious accommodation and excellent menu. Before arrival I had been a bit apprehensive as a solo female traveller but was immediately made at ease on arrival with a great welcome;the specific people I would like to thank are Ellieta Mbisse,the...

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London
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

Had 4 wonderful days at the camp and was highly impressed with the standard of service and accommodation. Some lovely touches include being greeted on arrival with passion fruit juice and cold towels (great after a long journey from the uk). Our guide Alfred was amazing over the course of our time at the lodge and he even took us...

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SerenaHotels, Manager at Serena Mivumo River Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Andrew & Sara Greetings from Serena Mivumo River Lodge and hope you have been well. We thank you for choosing to stay with us and we appreciated for your complements. Management and staff will continue doing our best to make all all our guest happy. We are looking forward to hosting you again in near future. With kind regards,...

Olney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Having spent four nights at Selous Serena campsite, we came to Mivumo for one night at the end. Much is the same: Excellent service, great catering and wonderful river (and land) safari facilities. The manager looks after both properties, so the approach is similarly professional, welcoming and attentive. Extremely impressive! It is better than the campsite in having air-con and...

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Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

We have just recently came back from a fantastic 3 night safari staying at the Mivumo Lodge. After arriving on a prop plane our driver Alfred was waiting for us at the air strip greeted us with a big smile and took us to the lodge. When we arrived we were greeted with a well deserved fresh mango juice and...

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Additional Information about Serena Mivumo River Lodge

Address: Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Lindi Region > Selous Game Reserve
Price Range: $1,343 - $1,596 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Serena Mivumo River Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 18
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