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Oliver's Camp, Asilia Africa

3.5 of 5 Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

During our safari trip to Serengeti and surrounds, we stayed in four tented camps and Oliver's was the best. The rave reviews are justified. The dinner was top notch. The food would do justice to a 4 (our of 5) star restaurant. Breakfast was quite good, with a hot egg item provided. Remember that this is tented camp deep inside... More 

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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oliver's Camp was a unique experience. I enjoyed the "family style" dining experience, giving us a chance to listen to others' experiences and getting to know who is in the camp. Jackie and Jason are so welcoming and engaging. I felt that if I needed something, they would try to help. Food was good. Staff was friendly and helpful. Beds... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Visited Olivers Camp in Tarangire over New Years, had an absolutely fantastic time! The camp is great, big and spacious tents and the most amazing out door showers, the tents are also far enough from each other so you have privacy. The managers are great there, very attentive and very knowledgeable. The staff and guides at the camp are also... More 

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sydney
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Love the outdoor showers, attentive service and super-comfortable tents. Excellent guided walking opportunities too - amazing way to see this beautiful national park. My guides Milton and Josh had very impressive naturalist knowledge and contagious enthusiasm. Incredible place and people - definitely going back!!

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Portland, Oregon
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Oliver's Camp was my first stop on my first-ever safari and I was immediately blown away. The location is beautiful, with an incredible view over a valley which is constantly offering a peek at one group of animals or another making their way to the river. Justin and Jackie were great hosts, very kind and accommodating and I immediately felt... More 

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127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We spent 3 nights at Oliver's camp and would gladly have stayed longer. We were met at the airstrip by our marvellous guide Joshua who took us straight on a fantastic drive, cheetahs/lions/amazing birds etc with a stop for a scrumptious picnic lunch with a lovely view - we had only arrived from the UK that morning but were quickly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

The 'J' team of Jackie, Justin and Joshua combined to make our 3 day visit one of the highlights of this holiday. Jackie and Justin are the perfect host and hostess, Joshua an excellent guide, spotter and companion. The ambiance is warm and friendly but highly professional. Every need is anticipated before you know you have it! Then there's the... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Sorry to say that Little Oliver’s was the low point in our trip. The manager, Alex, is intrusive and a real detriment, unfortunately. He insists on sitting with you at every meal and expounding on his views. We could hardly wait to get away from him. We also had a tent with a terrible sewer smell. Once we switched tents,... More 

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AsiliaAfrica, Guest Relations Manager at Oliver's Camp, Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. First and foremost, we are sorry to hear your experience at our camp did not meet your expectations. We acknowledge your negative experience and are most disappointed that on this rare occasion we could not get it right. We have taken your feedback on the camp management and activities and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

Tarangire is a magical place! Beautiful sunsets - elephants, giraffes, leopards...songbirds...a wonderful tented experience. The daily menu serves fresh & delicious foods. Staff friendly. Laundry service available. I look forward to returning...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

What can I say! Olivers is one of my fav camps on my Kenya and Tanzania safari. Justin and Jackie were amazing hosts and definitely made me feel at home. I really enjoyed the the communal dinning and being able to meet the rest of the guests (being a solo traveller this was a great perk!). It looked like everyone... More 

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Address: Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Tarangire National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Oliver's Camp, Asilia Africa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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