SERENGETI VIEW CAMPS – SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
Serengeti view camps are considered to be mid-range accommodation found in two areas with in Serengeti national park. One camp is the situated in southern part lying in the wilderness areas next to moru kopjes just south of seronera. Another camp is located in the northern part near the lobo hills. Both locations of the camps offers magnificent views of wildebeests like zebras, elephants , buffaloes especially during the time of annual migrations and the surrounding areas to guests .
The camps are run by African view lodges and tented camps that manages different properties in Tanzania. One can be at the camp taking approximately 6 hours drive from arusha town to Serengeti national park and 1-2 hours to fly from Arusha to the close seronera airstrip then 20 minutes to the camp in the south and In the North it takes 45 minutes to be transferred to the camp
Serengeti view camps consist of 10 spacious and comfortable well raised tents with double, single twin , triple built in traditional African style with modern comfort. Tents at both camps are well decorated, elevated and furnished with private en suite facilities like flushing toilets, inside hot and cold showers , mosquito nets, free toiletries, televisions , complementary bottled water, wooden chairs and tables , private verandas and sitting areas , you relax while overlooking the stunning view over the wildlife visiting the camps and surrounding area . Tents are well equipped with comfortable clean and washed beddings containing queen and king beds with ceiling fans. There are cracking campfires where guests relax and share stories about the safaris and it also provides warmth to visitors during the cold nights. Room costs ranges from 200$ per night and above, sometimes rate goes slightly high during high /peak season than in Low season.
Serengeti view camps offers more services and facilities which include; All camps have restaurants that serves different meals both international and African- inspired cuisines that meets guests choice ; barbecue breakfast in bush , picnic lunch and dinner in the dining tent with the view of the park .Meals are served by well trained , friendly and organized staff ,they also serve bush diners , A well-stocked bar and lounge at all camps with variety of drinks , local ,cocktail , wines, spirits and international beers , you relax and sip the cocktail or monk tail while overlooking the spectacular view over the Serengeti plains , wildlife and the surrounding area , Free parking space available at all camps , camping offered at all camps , offers airport pick -ups and drop-offs, Night game viewing offered , Laundry services available , WIFI available in the main building that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends, Business centers with meeting places and honey moon package etc. solar energy available, offers hot air ballooning , Excellent and comfortable clean beddings, Craft shop available at all camps with more African style gifts like Clothes , shoes, safari essentials ,safari books mention but few.
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