Selous kinga lodge is a mid- range accommodation found in Kwangwazi on the banks of the awesome River Rifiji , 5km from Mtemere  Entrance gate to the southern Tanzania Selous game reserve (Nyerere national park ).  The lodge is located 10 minutes’ drive from Mtemere airstrip  ideal place for genuine bush adventures  to Travellers and tourists with the stunning views of the Great River Rufiji that is blimming with Hippos and Crocodiles. The camp is few minutes flight from Dar-el salaam, approximately 5-6 hours’ drive from Dar-el-salam , it takes a full day drive from Arusha city, it is perfect for flights when one is from arusha taking approximately 2-3 hours flight  and 45 minutes flight from Dar-el salaam to the close  mtemere airstrip then 10 minutes to drive to the camp

 Selous  Kinga Lodge  consists of 10 spacious and comfortable  contemporary safari cottages with 2 ultra luxury tents overlooking the great views of the River and the wilderness that reflects African  traditional building style with local woods and grass thatched roofs.  Cottages are well decorated, elevated on a raised platform and furnished with en-suite facilities of Clean flushing toilet, bathroom with hot and cold running showers, solar energy available, beds wrapped with mosquito nets, confortable beds,  slippers, free toiletries, white duvets, towels and bathrobes, complementary bottled water to mention but a few . Cottages have terraces, verandas and large sitting area you relax while overlooking the spectacular view over the river , Wildlife Roaming around the lodge since it’s not fenced and the surrounding areas.  Cottages are equipped with excellent clean and washed beddings with comfortable queen and king sized wooden beds.  Cottages vary in different sizes with single beds for individuals, double bed/ twins for sharing and family tent for group.  There is fireplaces where guests can relax and share stories and experience of the safari not only that it also provides warmth to the guests during cold days.

 Selous  Kinga Lodge offers different services and facilities which include.;

 A dining area that serve different meals both continental and local cuisine that meets guest’s appetite. They serve buffet breakfast, picnic lunch and diners served by Friendly, welcoming and organized staff with skilled chef. You can have meals in any place of your choice either in the bush or at the lodge overlooking the beautiful views of the park and river. They serve bush dinners overlooking the stars in the sky and morning breakfast enjoying the morning sunrises.

Selous kinga lodge
Selous kinga lodge

 A tetva  well- stocked bar with a variety of drinks both local and international, you sip any drink of your choice overlooking the spectacular views over the  great River , wildlife roaming around the river and surrounding areas,

A swimming pool that cools off the hot afternoon, you relax in water overlooking beautiful surrounded landscape.

Services include; Lodge offers a complementary laundry and house -keeping services, Airport transfers and pickups since the camp is close to the airstrips, secure parking space offered,  Curio shop with hand craft gifts like shoes, clothes, safari essentials is available

Wifi internet hotspot available at the lodge that enables guests to keep in contact with their families and friends.

Activities to do while  at the lodge;  game drive that will give you a chance to see wide range of Animals especially hippos that roam around the river, nature walks in the park, birding /bird watching ,walking night safaris.

Selous game reserve is  africa’s largest and oldest game reserve  situated in the  protected areas in South Eastern Part of Tanzania Region along the safari circuit.  The park was designed by UNESCO world heritage site in 1982 due to its wildlife diversity and nature. It is well known as Nyerere national park covering a total area of 50,000 km squared perfect for travellers exclusive and Tanzania wildlife safari experience and best destination for birdlife.  The best time to visit Selous game reserve is during the dry season from June to October when game clusters around the waterhole.   The park harbors largest concentration of elephants of 110,000 , 40,000 Hippos , 25,000 Impalas, 35,000 zebras, 4,000 lions over 150,000 buffaloes and other wildlife species that includes; cheetahs, Giraffes,  hunting dogs,  black rhinos  and many more and over 440 species of birds like; lagoons, sandbanks , grey breasted  spur fowl,  Kori bustard, secretary birds and many more  which enables more tourists to visit the park and stay for along time.  its 83$  to enter the park. There are more activities to do while in the park and at the lodge  which include;  Game drive in the park which enables  you to spot different animals,  nature walks in the park, Camping , walking  safaris,  Boat safaris along River Rufij where you will spot wide range of Hippos, crocodiles etc, cultural visits in the  molka villages,  Bird watching/ birding since the park has a lot of bird species ,  traditional dances,   see wild beast migration, etc.  The park has different accommodations that suits each traveller which include; Budget /cheap, mid- range / moderate and luxury accommodations perfect for travellers visiting selous game reserve.

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