Serena Mivumo River Lodge

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The Serena Mivumo River Lodge is located within the Selous Game Reserve in Tanzania affording guests scenic views down to the plunging torrents of Stiegler's Gorge.

The Mivumo River boutique safari lodge in the Selous Game Reserve features 12 spacious chalets and one suite, namely the Mivumo Villa (three double bedrooms). The chalets are beautifully spread out along the river ensuring tranquillity and exclusivity.

From the welcoming dining room at the lodge, guests admire beautiful vistas whilst enjoying delicious cuisine in one of the most breathtaking locations in the world. The lounge and the library invite guests to enjoy a relaxing time or to socialize. The outdoor sundeck and the swimming pool offer guests a retreat in between safari drives and activities, to take in the warm sunshine.

The dining room is traditionally thatched offering an exclusive dining experience. Guests have the unique option to enjoy lunch in the bushveld or along the river. Evening cocktails are served in the lounge, on the sandbanks of the river, in the bush as well as on the flame lit fire-pit deck making for an unforgettable dining experience.

Guests are taken on thrilling safari drives through the untamed African bushveld tracking small and large animals which are home in the Selous Game Reserve. Professional guides and trackers teach about the animal circle of life in this rough and untamed terrain of Africa.


  • Dedicated safari guide and vehicle
  • River safaris
  • Bush dining
  • Nature and bird walks
  • Bush Walks
  • Hot-spring bathing
  • Game viewing
  • Sundowner cruises
  • Bush and sandbank picnics
  • Bird watching excursions.


  • Set in the largest game reserve in Africa: Selous Game Reserve, Tanzania
  • The largest concentration of elephants in the world
  • Home to the ‘The Big Five’
  • Game and riverboat safaris
  • Wilderness picnics
  • The Mivumo Villa.


  • 12 well-appointed air-conditioned rooms
  • Rooms with private sundeck and plunge pool
  • Luxury bathrooms with alfresco showers
  • Central dining room with scenic views
  • Safari bar with river view
  • Library and lounge
  • Infinity outdoor swimming pool and sundeck.

Room features:

  • Dedicated Butler service
  • Minibar
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • LCD TV
  • Hairdryer
  • Telephone
  • Torch
  • Ceiling fan
  • Laundry services and valet.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • TV
  • Viewing Deck

Facilities Available at Serena Mivumo River Lodge

  • Boma
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Viewing deck

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FAQs about Serena Mivumo River Lodge
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Serena Mivumo River Lodge 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 Serena Mivumo River Lodge located?
Serena Mivumo River Lodge is located at the following location / address: Selous Game Reserve.