Ruaha River Lodge

Address: Ruaha National Park, Tanzania | 3 star hotel
 
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This 3 star hotel, located in Ruaha National Park, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Rock Sound, and Tarpum Bay.
Map this hotel
       

    TripAdvisor Reviews Ruaha River Lodge Ruaha National Park

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding
     

    Travel Blogs from Ruaha National Park

    Scarred

    A travel blog entry by amyanddave on Jul 01, 2015

    1 comment, 18 photos

    ... to the pressure to take an at-home malaria test. It proved negative of course, but do be sure to ask him about the bloodletting he had to endure in order to take said test. He's forever scarred. See photo of said scarred finger. In the end, his sickness was none of the glamorous five - malaria, yellow fever, dysentery, cholera or ebola. It was simply plain old tropical who the F knows, needing only 48 hours of bedrest, a plate of fresh mango, mango juice and ...

    Mdonya camp

    A travel blog entry by barbikewley on Jun 02, 2014

    8 comments, 10 photos

    ... out of tap!
    1 st June Mdonya Public campsiteIt was a very noisy night with lions roaring very close, hyaena screaming, and elephants screeching. The lions roared all night. It was wonderful.Each couple went on their own game drive. The scenery is spectacular, Baobabs, combretum, but very dry where we are camping.Midday it was very warm and we spent it lazing in camp, doing our washing or tidying ...

    A Traumatic Poem

    A travel blog entry by onegirlbigworld on Mar 18, 2014

    2 comments, 1 photo

    ... a shoe, and ready to pummel I hit it, it jumped - I hit it again and sure enough, on to the floor it went "Get it!" I shrieked, and she threw the book stamped on it a few times, but neither could look. I climbed off the ledge, my breaths more like gasps Shaken, exhausted, I started to laugh Africa is not for the pansies, not for the Squeamish or fainthearted wimps. Hyenas are scary, millipedes gross But giant whip spiders are really the ...

    Zebra Down on the Mwagusi

    A travel blog entry by leomcyr on Oct 24, 2012

    1 comment, 37 photos

    ... arrived on the Mwagusi from the far side of the river. We see an extraordinary number of eagles and buzzards on both sides of the river, and, a small herd of elephant digging for water in the river bed.

    We drive down the Mwagusi and find Grumpy and two young females lounging on the dry river bed. I’ve heard him enough at night that he seems like an old friend but this is the first time we have seen him in the flesh. We watch these regal beasts for a ...

    Finding Water on the Great Ruaha

    A travel blog entry by leomcyr on Oct 23, 2012

    28 photos

    ... saved one of their goslings. Today, he waddles along behind his mom and dad but his siblings are gone…all five of them.

    We are unable to find the dead leopard on the far side of the Mwagusi so we cross back over the dry river bed. There we find him in the small sand dunes along the bank. The male leopard is a young adult. Marc examines the body and confirms the leopard has been suffocated by lion. We can visualize what happened. We had seen ...