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Reviewed 5 September 2016

This tented camp was the most basic we came upon in Tanzania. No wired electricity, so the generator is turned off at 10pm. No running water, but the staff does everything to give you a comfortable stay. They fill up buckets with hot water for...More

Thank GilbertoAmsterdam
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Our agent in tanzania booked Whistling Thorns against our knowledge though we had requested for a tented accomodation at a 5 star establishment. We were naturally upset since our expectations were not managed. Least to say we were not happy with this accomodation but I...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2016

The camp is located very close to the animals living in tarangire park and is guarded at night by the Massai people of the camp. You live in a tent with the facilities of a room (toilet, hot water supplied by the staff of the...More

Thank Vangelis B
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Very difficult to find as there are no signs off the main road and many roads crisscrossing in the bush! But staff were very friendly and welcoming, food was delicious. Rooms were fine - more like true "camping" than the other lodges we stayed in....More

Thank Kristin W
Reviewed 22 March 2016

My wife & I arrived at Whistling Thorn after 5 nights in a luxury lodge, having had a delightful stay and fabulous game viewings in the Serengeti area. So I was just a bit concerned that a tented camp might be a "step down". Far...More

Thank jimlthomson
Response from MoivaroLodges, Guest Relations Manager at Whistling Thorn Tented CampResponded 12 May 2016

Dear Jim, Asante sana for staying with us and taking the time to write about your experience. As you mention, going for a guided, early-morning walk makes for a memorable experience. Zebra, warthhog, giraffe and other wildlife can be viewed often during these walks. Our...More

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"Dessert was mediocre and I would not eat the margarine"
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