1.The Mikumi Wildlife Camp
The Mikumi wildlife camp is Luxury accommodation located in the heart of Mikumi National Park, and is the ideal stopover for travellers, travelling to Ruaha and Katavi National Parks or Zambia and Malawi.
The camp has six Bandas, each offering en-suite bathrooms and large verandas. All Bandas can accommodate a minimum of four people, in two separate rooms. There is a lounge, dining area and a bar overlooking the waterhole. There is constant enetrtainment for children as there is a sparkling swimming pool and extensive gardens to enjoy.
Numerous wildlife such as lion, elephant, buffalo, giraffe are in the area, and bird lovers will enjoy viewing approximately over 400 birdlife.
This is the only small, personalized camp in Mikumi and it is set on a rocky kopje on the Mkata flood plain. It presides over the Mwanamboga waterhole, the best game viewing area of the park.
The exclusive African-style camping combines creature comforts with the real bush experience, ideal for those wishing to be in the thick-of-it immersed amongst the wildlife. The 12 custom-designed tents are raised on wooden platforms around the rock kopje overlooking the floodplain.
Each tent is a good distance from the next to ensure maximum privacy and all the tents have en-suite bathrooms with showers only and two twin beds each with mosquito nets. They can add extra beds on request. Guests have a private veranda that overlooks the plains. Electricity is available until 22:00 and drinking water as well as tea and coffee is provided. Guests can make use of the complimentary laundry service.
You enjoy meals in camp’s airy banda-style thatched dining room that offer uninterrupted views of the surrounding grasslands.
All game drives around the park, morning and night, are in open four-wheel drive vehicles. Options of walking safaris are available but guests have to enquire beforehand and should know that there is a risk. For those guests who just want to relax, a swimming pool is available and towels are also available.
Camp fires and warm hospitality create a relaxing bush atmosphere in which to experience the thrill of being close to the multitudes of wild animals in timeless Africa.
Udzungwa Falls Lodge
It is located just outside the Udzungwa National Park. The lodge offers comfortable accommodation ideal for those travelling to the national park.
The lodge is located on a farm and features 40 spacious rooms with modern amenities. Rooms have tea and coffee-making facilities, as well as a minibars, TVs and seating space. Guests can make use of the conference facilities and will stay connected with our Internet access. The bar area is just the place to get a cold drink before heading to the pool. On site you will also find a restaurant to cater for your culinary requirements.
Activities range from visiting the fish marketplace, mountain climbing, and hiking to paying visits to cultural women development groups, sugar plantations and local villages
4.Vuma hill tented camp
It is in the lush forests of the Vuma Mountains that overlook the Mkata Plains which is the game concentrate area of the Mikumi National Park. It is the best place to spend a night after a long day of conducting game drive due to the fact that the surrounding forest of the lodge provides a cool air breezes and amazing scenery.
Vuma Hill Tented Camp Accommodation
Accommodation at Vuma Hill Tented Camp is in comfortable and well-furnished sixteen tents. All the tents are complete with shaded- wooden veranda at the front and en suite bathroom facilities at the back there is not much more to be asked for.
The camp amenities include the following
- Comfortable bed
- Spacious tent
- Shaded terrace
- Stunning views
- Swimming pool
- Bathroom with shower and toilet
- Hot water
- Dining/bar area
Activities why in Vuma Hill Tented camp
While in Vuma Camp you can enjoy game viewing in Mikumi National Park provided that the camp location is near to the Mkata Flood plain which is the game concentrated area of the park. Game drive and guided walk aare done while staying in this camp. In addition to that you can also go for a fascinating day trek of the Udzungwa Mountains which is located to the south west of Mikumi.