Ormatai Rock Safari camp is the Mid- range accommodation found on top of the dramatic Granite Kopje to the west of the main River inside Tarangire national park northern Tanzania. The camp is nestled on the edge of Kopjes overlooking the beautiful views of wilderness the park, Great Rift Valley, Ngorongoro crater and lakes Burunge and manyara. One can be at the camp from Arusha city by road transport taking approximately 2-3 hours’ drive and 50 minutes flight to Kuro airstrip then few minutes’ drive to be transferred to the camp. The camp is convenient to tourists, travellers for safari adventures in Northern Circuit of Tanzania Region.
Ormatai Rock safari camp contains 9 comfortable elegant and spacious en suite tents overlooking the magnificent views of the park built in traditional building styles with high levels of modern comfort.
Tents are well decorated, elevated On raised platform and furnished with private en suite facilities of flushing toilets, bathroom with hot and cold showers , mosquito nets, wooden chairs , free toiletries, 24 hours electricity , complementary bottled water, dressing table, white curtains , wash basins to mention but a few . Tents have private wooden Balconies, verandas and large sitting areas overlooking the stunning view over the Tarangire savannah plains, wildlife visiting the camp and surrounding area. Tents are well equipped with excellent and comfortable queen sized bed with clean and washed beddings. There is a fireplace at the camp that is in an ideal base where guests relax and share stories about the Tanzania safari Tour as they enjoy warmth during chilly weather. Tents vary in different size with single beds for individuals , double/twin beds for sharing and triple/family tents with different costs ranging from 800$ per night and above, sometimes rate goes slightly high during high /peak season than in Low season.
Ormatai Rock safari camp offers more services and facilities which include;
A dining areas in the main Building that serves different meals both international and African- inspired meals that meets guests choice. Meals served include; barbecue breakfast , picnic lunch and dinner .You can have meals in any place of your choice overlooking the beautiful views of the park served by well trained, friendly and organized staff .they also serve bush diners overlooking the stars in the sky and bush breakfast enjoying the morning sun rises .
A well-stocked bar and sharedlounge with variety of drinks , local ,cocktail , wines, spirits and international beer , you relax and sip the cocktail or monk tail while overlooking the spectacular view over the park and the surrounding area .
SERVICE INCLUDE; Free parking space available , offers airport pick -ups and drop-offs, Night game viewing offered , Laundry AND house –keeping services available ,
WIFI INTERNET HOTSPOT available at the lodge that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends.
Activities to do while at the camp include. ; Game drives in the park that gives a chance to spot different animals, bird watching since the park has different bird species and nature walks.
Tarangire national park is considered to be the sixth largest park in Tanzania country found in south east of Manyara national park in the Northern part of Tanzania. The name of the park comes from Tarangire River that crosses the park and the river is the only source of fresh waters for animals in Tarangire eco system.
It occupies the total area of 2,850 KM squared and its 150Km from Arusha. The park is small with twenty six mammal, famous with large herd of big five animals like; Buffaloes , elephants, zebras, enlands, Rhinos Impalas ,antelopes, mention but a few and 500 bird species like; yellow necked , helmeted, barbet, starling ,swift ,stripped swallows etc. The park has different categories of accommodation like; Budget, Mid-range and luxury accommodation that are convenient and affordable to guests visitors visiting tarangire national park. There are more different activities to do while in the Park which include; Game viewing, you spot different animals in the park , Visiting Tarangire River , Cultural visits in the local village, Camping , Bird watching/Birding since the park has more bird species ,Boat trip at Tarangire river , Night walking safaris , sightseeing trips , hot air balloon riding in tarangire park etc. its 60 $ to enter the park .Dry season is the best period to visit tarangire national park as animals are migrating in June- September hence giving a chance to see some of the animals.