Mbuzi Mawe Tented Camp

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The Mbuzi Mawe Tented Camp is located in the Serengeti National Park, Tanzania, about 335 km away from Arusha.

This tented camp by Serena Hotels nestles in a region called 'Mbuzi Mawe' which can be translated as ‘the place of the klipspringer'.

Ancient granite towers make a perfect for this safari camp where the main annual migration of over one million wildebeest, half a million zebras and gazelles, and all the predators pass by. By road transfer, the camp can be reached with an 8 - 10 hours drive from Arusha. Guests who wish to fly can make use of both the Seronera and Lobo airstrips.

This camp features a total of sixteen Luxury Tents all of which offer en-suite bathrooms. The tents are located apart from each other offering guests exclusivity and privacy. The tents make for a perfect safari destination surrounded by the untamed African bush.

The Mbuzi Mawe Camp lies in a secluded acacia glade from which scenic views over the lush and vast plains of the Serengeti National Park can be admired. The camp offers various dining venues making for memorable evenings under the star-studded African sky.

Facilities and services:

  • 16 Luxury ensuite tents
  • Each tent has its own ensuite bathroom with flushed WCs and showers
  • Central tent and bar
  • Scenic safari bar with stone terrace
  • Central fire-pit for evening sundowners
  • Safari drives daily
  • Gift shop, business centre, Wi-Fi
  • Cultural dance and music
  • Gift shop
  • Bush Breakfast, lunch and dinner.


  • Dining Tent
  • Bar
  • Breakfast in the bushveld
  • Safari sundowners
  • Bush dinners


Ideally located in the heart of the wildlife-rich Serengeti National Park, the Mbuzi Mawe Serena Camp provides exciting activities most of which revolve around wildlife and the local culture of people living here. Guests enjoy a front seat when admiring the annual wildlife migration which can be best enjoyed from this ideal location.

  • Safari Drives
  • Witness the annual migration of the wildebeest
  • Bird watching
  • Hot air balloon safaris
  • Massage Services
  • Nature walks
  • Body Stretch Lessons
  • Swahili Language Lessons
  • Cooking Lessons.


  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Viewing Deck

Facilities Available at Mbuzi Mawe Tented Camp

  • Boma
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Viewing deck

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FAQs about Mbuzi Mawe Tented Camp
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Mbuzi Mawe Tented Camp are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

Where about is Mbuzi Mawe Tented Camp located?
Mbuzi Mawe Tented Camp is located at the following location / address: Serengeti.