LAKE MASEK TENTED CAMP – SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
Lake Masek Tented Camp is a luxury accommodation (4 star) found on the bank of lake Masek in Ndutu areas in the southern part of Serengeti national park and North -eastern Part of Ngorongoro conservation areas in Tanzania Region. The camp is situated in the unique perfect area for the guests to witness wildebeest migration and the spectacular views of the surrounding areas. The camp is located 45 minutes from the main southern gate of Serengeti national park and 40 minutes from central serengeti Seronera area . One can be at the camp taking approximately 8 hours’ drive from Arusha town to Serengeti national park and 1-2 hours to fly from Arusha to the close Ndutu airstrip then 20 minutes to be transferred to the camp.
Lake Masek Tented camp consists of 20 spacious tented en suite rooms with the breathtaking view Lake Masek and its wildlife reflecting traditional building style with comfortable proximity. Each Tents is built on a raised wooden platform with its own separate and outside showers with bucket showers and clean flushing toilets , candles ,solar energy available, hand washing basins, mosquito nets, curtains , tables and chairs and other facilities .Tents have its own verandas, sitting area and you relax while enjoying the morning sunset and overlooking the spectacular view over the wildebeest migration while some drinking water at the lake and surrounding areas . Tents are equipped with excellent clean and washed beddings with oversized queen and king sized beds. Tents are configured as single double, twins and family tent. The camp has Cracking fireplaces where guests relax and share stories and experience of the safari not only that it also provides warmth to the guests in the nights and during cold days. Room cost ranges from 300$ and above per night and price always goes slightly higher in peak season.
Lake Masek Tented camp offers different services and facilities which include ; A dining room in the mess tents that serves different meals both continental and local cuisine that meets guests appetite ; buffet breakfast , picnic lunch and dinner , they also serve out and indoors dinner options and bush barbecue diners and breakfast.
A well- stocked bar with good selection of both soft and hard refreshments like beers, sodas, wines ,water , you relax in verandas and sip the sundowner cocktail while enjoying the spectacular views over the lake masek , wildebeest migration and surrounding areas, During evening u relax on terraces enjoying the cool sundowners while overlooking morning sunset , camp offers a laundry services, Airport transfers and pickups since the camp is close to the airstrips,
Wifi internet available at the lodge that enables guests to keep in contact with their families and friends, walking night safaris , Ample parking space , Spacious and comfortable rooms with excellent and clean beddings, the camp offers honey moon packages , Hot air Ballooning ride offered.
Serengeti national park is situated in Tanzania extending southern part of Kenya / that’s the Serengeti and Mara ecosystem in simiyu region . The park is among the popular and famous parks in Tanzania covering 5700 square miles stretching north to Kenya and bordering Lake Victoria to the west. June – October are the best periods to be in Serengeti national park since its dry season , it offers best wildlife viewing when wild beast are moving seeking for pasture and water. It’s annually migration of wild beasts.
The park contains over 70 big mammals like Buffaloes , elephants, crocodiles, zebras, lions, leopards, Impalas , Giraffes , antelopes mention but a few and 500 species of birds like; Flamingos , ostriches , grey breasted spur fowl, Kori bustard, secretary birds and many more which enables more tourists to visit the park and stay for along time. its 60$ to enter the park. There are more activities to do while in the park and at the lodge which include; Game drive in the park which enables you to spot different animals, nature walks in the park, Hot air balloon rides that gives good view of the Serengeti plains at 500$ per person , hand craft safaris, Camping , Flying safaris, cultural visits in the villages, Bird watching, traditional dances, see wild beast migration, etc. The park has different accommodations ; Budget , mid range and luxury lodges that are convenient and affordable to each guests visiting Serengeti .The park has some other attractions like; Olduvai Gorge, Moru Kopjes, grumeti river, seronera river and many others