Ruaha National Park Hotels

Location: Ruaha River Lodge is located within Ruaha National Park. On the banks of the Great Ruaha River, about 120km or 2 hours drive from Iringa town. Also 600km or 10 hours drive to Dar es Salaam and about 300km or 5 hours drive from Mikumi National Park.

Built from local stone and thatch the lodge blend well into the surroundings. Accommodation: Overlooking the Great Ruaha River, the Lodge comprises of 24 individual stone and thatched rooms, also a double bed.

Location: Tandala Tented Camp is located just outside Ruaha National Park. Only 5km from the park main gate, and about 20km from Msembe airstrip, and less than 2 hours’ drive to Iringa town(100km).

Accommodation: Tandala Tented Camp has a total of 10 spacious, elevated and luxury tents offering a variety of twin or double bed arrangements. Extra beds are available for children or a third person. Each tent features an en-suite bathroom at the back, enclosed in thatch and rockwork over viewing the bush. Hot showers are provided by gas and solar.

Location: Located on the banks of the Jongomero River (seasonal) in the remote South Western part of Ruaha National Park.  Jongomero Camp is the furthest west of any of the camps in Ruaha National Park. It lies on the Jongomero Sand River a short distance away from the confluence with the Great Ruaha River and some 70 km from Msembe headquarters.

The camp has it’s own airstrip which is a short flight (15 minutes) further on from the main Ruaha strip. So although it’s a significant distance from all other camps by road it’s easily accessible by air from Dar es Salaam and Zanzibar.