Sand Rivers Camp

  • One of Africa’s most famous camps, the only real competition to Beho Beho in the park
  • Simply breathtaking location on the banks of Rufiji River
  • Huge open-fronted adventurous suites with uninterrupted views over the river
  • Well respected as one of the best places for walking safari in Tanzania
  • Fantastic fly camping trips are an absolute must here
  • The best boating safaris in the entire reserve – superb diversity of activities
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Sand Rivers is located in Tanzania’s Selous Game Reserve. The camp competes with nearby Beho Beho for the accolade of finest camp in the reserve.

Sand Rivers is the most famous camp in the Selous. Set up by the famous guide Richard Bonham, Sand Rivers has an unbelievable location directly on the Rufiji riverbank.

Set in the vast Selous Game Reserve of southern Tanzania. 

The main area and rooms all have uninterrupted views of the river and its resident hippo. The camp offers a range of different room types, from standard to luxurious suites. Each room has an open front, huge four-poster bed and lovely ensuite. All suites have private plunge pools, while the main camp boasts a good-sized pool.

Sand Rivers is most famous for its fly-camping walking trips as well as boating safari – both are the best in the reserve. It is also a camp that offers a fantastic rate of just $200 for a private vehicle. Sand Rivers also has one of the quietest game-drive and walking areas. Activities include standard game drives, extensive walking options including long walking trips, fly camping, boating and fishing – the widest diversity of safari activities of all the camps in the park.

"This property epitomises the very essence of Selous. Great for walking safaris and excellent for boating trips this is a seriously well run camp that has an incredibly well-established reputation. First class, especially in the suites!"

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