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Whistling Thorn Tented Camp

Tarangire National Park, Tarangire National Park, Tanzania
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  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“local masai” (8 reviews)
“bush tv” (7 reviews)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Free Wifi
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

We arrived at Whistling Thorn after a long drive from Kenya and some hours in the Tarangire National Park. The employees were incredibly friendly and hospitable. The food was incredibly delicious. The masai performed traditional dances, and they certainly went out of their way to...More

1  Thank sprvardy
Reviewed August 2, 2017

It took us a lot of time to find the camp while it is very badly signposted. The camp itself is nice and very well maintained. Local Masai work together with the other campstaff in taking care of the luggage and providing hot water for...More

Thank ArtistheP
Reviewed July 25, 2017

Nice place but with a huge security issue: There were four Masai dancing in the evening and repeatedly explaining to us that they are the security (we thought security because of the animals). However, the Masai were completely gone that night. We found out since...More

3  Thank Monika E
Reviewed March 9, 2017

I stayed three nights at Whistling Thorn tented camp and it was a wonderful experience! The staff is very friendly and helpful, food is excellent and the setting is perfect, if you want to get close to nature and the life lived by people in...More

Thank evalotta72
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Very difficult place to find and would never have found it on our own. A complete lack of any signage. Tented room was very comfortable but the bathroom area has no mirror or place for washing things or the basin which was left on a...More

1  Thank Jetandpearly
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included
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  • $146 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • Arusha Region >
  • Tarangire National Park
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"Dessert was mediocre and I would not eat the margarine"
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"All tents are close to the eating area"
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"All tents are great."
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"All the rooms have the same view and all in quiet area."
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