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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our lodge was located less that 50 meters from the banks of the Grumeti River. The hippos were noisy throughout the night. The make a variety of noises. After dark, armed escorts take you to and from your "tent".

Thank cjdotheworld
Reviewed 4 days ago

We loved the animals, drinking and wandering around. The view was beautiful of the sky, the grasses, the water and the whole African scene.

Thank stephen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Several nice spots seen with varied landscapes Around the river seen Hyppo, Crocodiles, Baboons and several Fish Eagles

Thank Gabriel_H61
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We observed many Wilderbeast and Zebra making the river crossing, it's not as wide as the Mara river, but still worth the experience

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Reviewed 1 August 2018

Unfortunately, the Grumeti River was very low and the wildebeest had already crossed it when we arrived. I guess it is all a matter of timing. We nevertheless enjoyed being amongst the herds of migrating wildebeest, despite the low water level.

Thank Zorro5991
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Was expecting to see huge crocs here, but really only saw one small one. Lots of hippo with personality though!

Thank doecdoe2018
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Amazing place to during the migration and once no migration as still you can find the residents animalis.

Thank Manna E
Reviewed 8 July 2018

this is the palace that you can see crocodile hippo and also around grumet you can see also antelope gazelle

Thank TanzaniteCoffee
Reviewed 8 July 2018

The best place for hippo viewing along river Grumeti.Later visited tourist information centre.learned alot about serengeti national park.Giddi tours and safaris.

Thank Gideonrogito
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed right near the river. Lots of hippos and crocodiles. We also saw two different prides of lions, one up close and personal (they were just a couple of feet off the road) and the other was about 100 yards away. Lots of wildebeests,...More

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Carol G
6 September 2018|
Response from Zorro5991 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Carol. I can’t remember off hand but it was around 14 or 15 of July 2018.
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Response from VictorSteiner | Reviewed this property |
This doesn't look like a real question. It's an excuse for Kibo Trekking to put an advertisement up. When my family went on Safari in Tanzania, we went with Africa Dream Safari. They were fantastic and didn't have to resort... More