Located in the Nyerere National Park (formerly Selous Game Reserve) on the shores of Lake Nzerakera, Siwandu offers an intimate, uninterrupted bush experience. Immerse yourself in unspoilt nature, with just the right amount of bush luxury.
Accommodation comes in the form of 10 spacious octagonal canvas tents, which boast en-suite bathrooms and ceiling fans. Delicious wines and cuisine are prepared by the camp chefs and served in the dining area with its panoramic views across the lake. On return from your activities take a plunge in the shaded pool and recline on the sun lounger for the perfect armchair safari.
- Awe-inspiring landscapes and photographic baobabs
- Outstanding game viewing by vehicle, on foot and boat
- Elephant and hippo wandering through the camp
- Home to the planets largest population of rare wild dogs
- Just the right amount of bush luxury
At a glance
- 10 Tents
- 6 years +
- Open June to mid March
- All Inclusive
"Siwandu have a glorious pontoon boat. Dine or sip a sundowner on the move, while enjoying the wonderful variety of bird life, and watching animals come down to drink at the waters edge."
This sample trip offers countless adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most and we will curate your perfect itinerary.
Big 5 Safari
Guided Walking Safari
Take a journey through Siwandu to get a flavour of its unique style and character, designed to enchant every guest.
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We won’t stop refining your plans until we get the perfect trip at the best price.
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