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Oliver's Camp, Asilia Africa

3.5 of 5 Cabin/Campground   |   Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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Saint Charles, Illinois
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our first trip to Africa and the first camp we stayed in. The staff at the camp was very knowledgeable about the terrain and the animals. They were very accommodating for all of our needs and the camp manager Michelle was a great hostess. We felt the food was good and the campfire and meeting all of the... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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61 reviews 61 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only stayed one night. Lovely hospitality and great food. Very nice thatched roof and canvas walled suites on raised platforms. The external shower is a great experience as is the isolation of each suite. You can only charge cameras etc in the lobby but that was ok. Drinks at sunset around a fire watching stars appear in the cool of... More

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Plano, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Justin manages a wonderful camp at Olivers. All in all, our Africa trip was one of the best vacations ever - and Oliver's camp was one of the highlights. The tents were comfortable and peaceful. The wildlife sitings were outstanding. The food was very good, and great wine. The game drivers were extremely capable, smart and fun to be with.... More

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Charleston, South Carolina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jackie and Justin were remarkable hosts! The camp is spectacular - the get all the details correct. Freshly french pressed coffee in the tent with a wake up call, amazing food, plenty of hot water! We have stayed at remarkable properties all over the world - they could all learn something from Oliver's!

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Hong Kong
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155 reviews 155 reviews
34 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic camp with great accommodations, great food and excellent hospitality. I highly recommend staying here and please note that you should book at a least 1 year in advance else you would most probably not be able to secure a room.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very welcoming experience for our first safari. Having never really camped or stayed in the bush - we were slightly apprehensive when we arrived. The team were very friendly and the manager Alex and Abel (Asst Man) were both easy going, friendly and provided good banter. The food was great - fresh and plentiful and we looked forward to... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Oliver's was our first stop of our safari in Tanzania and we stayed for 2 nights. It was absolutely amazing! Jackie and Justin are just the ultimate hosts! They are so genuine and kind - always inquiring about your plans for the day and sharing their experiences from the Camp and other travels. They are so welcoming and happy to... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at 3 Asilia properties during our Tanzanian safari adventure and Oliver's was our favourite. I think a lot of it has to do with the warm and welcoming nature of it's hosts Jackie and Justin. They welcome you into their "home" and make you feel like the most special guests. Our stay was in tent... More

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Huntsville, Alabama
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130 reviews 130 reviews
46 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Jackie & Justin team hats off to you guys. I still remember the food. Best hummus I have had in Africa. Great accommodations and loved the outdoor shower. But please do not take a shower after dark as bugs are waiting. Our stay was excellent and like the fact that there is no wifi. We really had family time because... More

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London, United Kingdom
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20 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

My husband and I stayed in Oliver's camp for just 1 night of our safari honeymoon around Tanzania. In hindsight we wish we had stayed for longer as it was the highlight of all the accommodations we visited - and we had done our homework using trip advisor to select each one. The hosts Jackie and Justin were very welcoming... 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*
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Deep in the south of the spectacular Tarangire National Park, Oliver's Camp may well be the best-kept secret for travelers seeking a real bush experience, located close to the animal dense Silale Swamps. Environmentally friendly Oliver’s Camp is the place to enjoy personal and friendly atmosphere in a Bush camp that makes you feel at one with nature and offer exclusive activities such as walking and fly camping which give you a true bush experience. ... more   less 
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