Honeyguide Tarangire Camp
Honeyguide Tarangire Camp is referred to as a luxury accommodation situated in northern sector of the one of the world’s most beautiful park in Tanzania’s wilderness. The camp is set in the grove of umbrella thorn trees with stunning views over the vast African savanna and backdrop of baobab. One can be at the camp from arusha city by road transport taking approximately 2-3 hours drive then 50 minutes drive from kuro airstrip then few minutes to be transferred to the camp. The camp is convenient and business friendly to guests with the views of savanna and surrounding areas.
Honeyguide Tarangire camp contains 10 comfortable luxury safari tents overlooking the park reflecting African building style with natural materials like local woods and modern comfort. Rooms are well decorated, elevated with raised wooden platform and furnished with private en suite facilities like flushing toilets, hot and cold showers , mosquito nets, flat screen Tvs, wooden chairs , towel toiletries, private wooden balconies, verandas and sitting areas ,you relax while overlooking the stunning view over the Tarangire savannah plains , wildlife visiting the camp especially elephants and surrounding area . Rooms are un parallel and well equipped with excellent and comfortable queen sized bed with clean and washed beddings. There are fireplaces at the camp that provides warmth to visitors during the cold nights. Room are in different categories and sizes depending on single, double, twin and triple/family tents. Rooms cost ranges from 200$ per night and above, sometimes rate goes slightly high during high /peak season than in Low season.
Honeyguide Tarangire camp offers more services and facilities which include; A restaurant that serves different meals both international and African- inspired meals that meets guests choice ; barbecue breakfast in bush , picnic lunch and dinner in the main building facing the park served by well trained, friendly and organized staff ,they also serve bush diners , A well-stocked bar/lounge with variety of drinks , local ,cocktail , wines, spirits and international beer, Outdoor swimming pool that cools off the hot afternoon in Tarangire with viewing decks , you relax in water and sip the cocktail or monk tail while overlooking the spectacular view over the wilderness , wildlife especially elephants drink water at Tarangire river and the surrounding area , Free parking space available , offers airport pick -ups and drop-offs, Night game viewing offered , Laundry services available , WIFI available at the lodge that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends, Business centers with meeting places and honey moon package etc. camping available , offers hot air ballooning , Excellent and comfortable clean beddings, Craft shop available at the camp with more African style gifts like Clothes , shoes, safari essentials ,safari books mention but few.
Tarangire national park is considered to be the sixth largest park in Tanzania country found in south east of Manyara national park in the Northern part of Tanzania. The name of the park comes from Tarangire River that crosses the park and the river is the only source of fresh waters for animals in Tarangire eco system. It occupies the total area of 2,850 KM squared and its 150Km from Arusha. The park is small with twenty six mammal, famous with large herd of big five animals like; Buffaloes , elephants, zebras, enlands, Rhinos Impalas ,antelopes, mention but a few and 500 bird species like; yellow necked , helmeted, barbet, starling ,swift ,stripped swallows etc. The park has different categories of accommodation like; Budget, Mid-range and luxury accommodation that are convenient and affordable to guests visitors visiting Tarangire national park. There are more different activities to do while in the Park which include; Game viewing, you spot different animals in the park , Visiting Tarangire River , Cultural visits in the local village, Camping , Bird watching/Birding since the park has more bird species ,Boat trip at Tarangire river , Night walking safaris , sightseeing trips, hot air balloon riding in tarangire park etc. its 60 $ to enter the park .Dry season is the best period to visit Tarangire national park as animals are migrating in June- September hence giving a chance to see some of the animals.