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Brisbane, Australia
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Olakira Camp did not disappoint. With excellent food and great tented accommodation, this was the perfect place to spend 3 days of my trip to Tanzania. The wildlife viewing was excellent and the camp staff wonderful. During my stay, we were primarily looked after by Pascal who met us after each drive to check we had had a good time....

Thank Jameswatkin78
Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well managed, caring staff, great food, plenty of libation, nice showers, well appointed, and a very comfortable bed. What more could you want after spending a day watching and enjoying the sites while on safari.

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Thank Joe M
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 3 nights at Olakira Sept 30 - Oct 3, 2016. The camp is situated near the Mara River and we could see the river from our tent. It was a convenient location as there were several crossings while we were eating or resting in our tent. We'd hear the call, "they're crossing" and run to the jeeps and...

Thank Susanne K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Olakira in late December and had an incredible time! The staff did a fantastic job turning a mobile camp into absolute luxury. I never expected a king size bed and hot showers while camping on the Serengeti! The food was great, whether eating in the dining tent or packed up for a picnic while out on a...

Thank Chris W
Hoogeveen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wat a great place in Ndutu area! What a wonderfull staff, superb food and fantastic guide Emanuel! Going back to basic on a very special and luxury way. The staff is so friendly and the chef is excellent! He even showed me his bush kitchen! The tents are beautifull and the area is lovely! Saw lot's of animals and beautiful...

Thank bartjohan
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We stayed here for four nights just as the rains were finally starting (six weeks or so late). So we arrived to dust, and left in mud. In both extremes, the place handled everything amazingly, with gumboots and umbrellas supplied, constant cleaning of our shoes for us, and generally unflappable service. Because of the rains, we didn't end up seeing...

Thank Jenniferpenguin
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 5 January 2017

An odd way to title a review but this/these guy(s) are good. Roasted lamb, roasted pork, sides, soups, breakfast, box lunch, all were tasty and plentiful. As tent camps go, this is only the second one I've ever stayed in. Mindful that this is glamping and not camping. We slept on a king size bed not a cot. I did...

Thank Firewallphotography
Danville, California
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The experiences shared by the other contributors describe a superlative experience which is very true. In my opinion the highlight was the focus on the experiences of the guests. It is amazing how much attention they pay to the individual requests of the campers. The guides were well experienced and cater for your tastes. As is consistent with most of...

Thank Danville_traveller
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights and loved it. The team are amazing and will go out of their way to make your stay fantastic. Special mention to John the chef whose cooking was fantastic - I loved his mama only food. The beds were amazing and bucket showers very hot. We didn't see loads of game due to a...

Thank simon k
Lansing, Michigan
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Everything about this camp was perfect - especially the people that worked there! We've never been made to feel so special and welcome. The accommodations were excellent, as was the food. The guide we had was experienced and knowledgeable. We look forward to returning!

Thank EricandVal

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Immerse yourself in the Great Migration at Olakira Migration Camp. You will feel the earth vibrate during brave winter crossings of the mighty rivers in the north, or be moved beyond measure by the mass summer calving on the south's grassy plains. Olakira follows the massive herds of wildebeest to two spectacular locations in the north and south of the Serengeti National Park. Home from December to March is the southern Serengeti, where herds of wildebeest calve simultaneously and the plains throng with new life. As the dry days of winter arrive, Olakira relocates north to the confluence of the Mara and Bolongonja rivers for spectacular game viewing at the Mara River itself and around the Lamai Wedge. ... more   less 

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Address: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Serengeti National Park
Hotel Class:4 star — Olakira Camp, Asilia Africa 4*
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Olakira Camp, Asilia Africa Hotel Serengeti National Park
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“There are only 9 tents and they are staggered so none are right next to eachother. They are private.”
 of 5 bubbles SusanneK588, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“there were Thompson gazelles right outside out tent - a tent closer to the main tent would be helpful.”
 of 5 bubbles Firewallphotography, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Can't be beat!”
 of 5 bubbles joaniewood, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good here.”
 of 5 bubbles Leopards_cheetahs, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Lower number tents are closer to the lodge.”
  • Comfortable with plenty of room
  • Our tent
  • Bucket shower works well - no problems
  • Back of tent showing bucket for shower and solar panel
 of 5 bubbles kstraveler81, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
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