RUAHA RIVER LODGE INSIDE THE PARK
Ruaha River Lodge, still owned and operated by the Fox family, was the first camp established inside Ruaha National Park more than 30 yrs ago. The rustic lodge consequently offers the most privileged position in the park with game viewing from your room on the banks of the Great Ruaha River and spectacular panoramic views from the rocky kopjes that form the character of the camp. Open year round.
Includes Full Board & Guided Game Drives
River Lodge Highlights
RIVER LODGE LOCATION
Ruaha River Lodge is situated in the best game area on the banks of the Great Ruaha River inside Ruaha National Park 15km from the airstrip at the Msembe HQ and 120km from Iringa town. The Great Ruaha River provides a lifeline to wildlife in the park during the long 6 month dry season. Cunningly positioned among rocky kopjes in a sweeping bend of the Great Ruaha River this camp provides guests with the most privileged position in Ruaha National Park where you can simply sit on your veranda with a cold drink and watch the constant parade of wildlife coming down to drink. The accommodation is built of natural materials rock and thatch and includes a bedroom, lounge, and ensuite bathroom with flush toilets and solar heated showers. Each room is located on the river bank providing front of house seats for experiencing the dramas as they unfold on the river. The Kopje Bar and Restaurant high up in the rocks of the Kopje (rocky hill) affords spectacular views for several kilometers up and down the river ensuring you don’t miss out on the action!