Tarangire Park Safari Lodges and Campsites

Luxury Tarangire lodges

Tarangire Sopa lodge (Luxury game lodge)


Completing the Northern Tanzania safari circuit, the lodge incorporates majestic baobab trees and fascinating natural rock formations into its low profile design, which nestles into a wooded hillside valley overlooking Tarangire Hill. Looking out over the rolling countryside the lodge is a tranquil oasis.

Lodge and rooms

The lodge can accommodate 150 guests in 75 rooms, each enjoying a privatelounge with a mini bar, a bedroom with two queen size beds and ample room for a third, an en-suite bathroom with shaver sockets and a hair dryer, as well as a private veranda which offers stunning views over the baobab studded landscape.

Facilities1 (2)

  • Telephone at reception.
  • Satellite television and wildlife-video-film.
  • 24 hours 240v from generator
  • Guest shop.
  • Laundry service
  • Swimming pool.
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Entertainment room with pool table.
  • Baby sitting on request
  • Conference facilities.

Tarangire permanent tented camps

Swala camp (luxury permanent tented camps)

2 (2)Location

Camp Swala lies in sheltered seclusion beneath the shade of umbrella thorn trees on the gentle slopes of the Tarangire Valley. From here, you may also drive through the heart of Maasailand. There you may meet Maasai herdsmen and you will discover a way of life, essentially unchanged through millennia.

Camp and accommodation

There are only 12 luxuriously furnished canvas tents, all with en-suite bathrooms with showers. Each tent also offers an elevated veranda, pointed towards the waterhole that attracts wildlife year-round. Camp Swala is a permanent tented camp with amenities consisting of roomy walk-in tents, insect-proofed with mosquito-netted windows and sewn-in floor, en-suite bathroom with indoor and outdoor shower. Each tent has a personal attendant to look after guests’ every need. Private dinners under the stars on your tent deck can be arranged upon request.

Oliver’s camp (luxury permanent tented camps)


3 (2)Oliver’s Camp is situated east of Tarangire National Park. Located outside the National Park, a short 15-minute drive will take you directly into the Park where you are able to enjoy all of nature’s miracles. The camp is a luxury-tented camp offering almost everything that a lodge could offer, except the glass and concrete. Guests stay in permanent canvas tents, allowing you to experience more of the African bush. This is how Africa should be experienced. Being very small, you are assured of personal attention at all times.

Camp and accommodation

The camp has 10beautifully furnished tents scattered along the marsh edge with great views over the permanent water source. Each newly refurbished tent is now covered by traditional thatch and offering an outdoor shower with indoor toilet and wash facilities. All tents are placed under acacia trees for shade and all command panoramic views of the surrounding landscape. Generator supplies power, so not much else can be offered.


  • Library, dining & drinks tent
  • Campfire
  • Night drives
  • Walking safaris

Tarangire Maramboi Tented Camp (Permanent tented camp)


4 (2)TarangireMaramboi Tented Camp is located close to the shores of Lake Manyara on the wildebeest migratory corridor betweenManyara and Tarangire. A 25,000 hectares concession area set aside for conservation by the local Maasai Community.

Camp and accommodation

Meals are served in the mess tent located in the centre of the camp. There is a lounge area where guest can relax and a small library. There are 20 tents and 10 lodge rooms each with a private veranda and en-suite bathrooms.


  • Swimming pool
  • Internet
  • Cell phone reception
  • Telephone
  • 220V supplied by solar power
  • Nature walk
  • Bush sundowners
  • Cultural interaction with, and tours of, the village of Mswakini, which is in part supported by the camp.

Tarangire standard game lodges

Tarangire safari lodge (standard game lodge)


The first lodge to be built in the Tarangire National Park, the Tarangire Safari Lodge is situated on a large ridge. The lodge overlooks the Tarangire River and throughout most of the season you can see the wildlife grazing.below (especially elephants).

Lodge and rooms

The lodge offers 35 canvas tents and 5 stone bungalows. Both offer hot water (solar heated) and en-suite facilities, although the permanent accommodation is a lot more expensive than the tents. All accommodation overlooks the valley. The tents are sturdy and comfortable with a solid base, thatched roof and veranda. A large thatched main building contains the dining room, lounge and bar.

5 (2)Facilities

  • Swimming pool.
  • The Boabab boutique
  • Main lounge and bar
  • Coffee and tea complimentary all day long
  • Wi-Fi in the main lounger
  • Fantastic game viewing terrace.

Tarangire adventure camping

Kigonsgoni campsite


The campsite is situated 3 km from the gate. It is very basic and an old campsite. Only long drops and showers with no hot water are availableat this campsite. The site does offer a nice bar.