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Shu’mata is an upper class permanent camp perfectly combining exclusivity, comfort and authenticity while ideally situated hillside in the heart of Maasai Steppe. Five luxurious tents in the classic Hemingway-style all directly face Mt. Kilimanjaro, where the 3,500 meter Shira Plateau is vehicle accessible.Each luxury tent has a en-suite bathroom in traditional Maasai design and a veranda with endless views. The spectacular dining tent invites all for meals, High Tea, and socializing. Wilderness and wildlife are immediately at hand for games drives and walks with the Maasai tribesmen.
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Free parking
Breakfast included
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Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
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Sinya Enduimet Wildlife Management Area, Arusha National Park 3171 Tanzania
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Amboseli Airport27 mi
Arusha Airport40 mi
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Shu'Mata means "heaven, we were told, and that's a good description. We were there for one night and had the entire camp for us (a family of 4). The tents do not leave any wishes open; the view from the terrace of the tents or the main tent is spectacular. Sundowner on the hill:
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Luxury tented camp on a hillside with spectacular views of the conservation wilderness stretching out for miles below. Climb the hill behind and enjoy a drink at sundown. Highlight are the game drives. It's conservation area not a game park so jeeps can go off road and put you
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An absolutly fantastic stay in the Suh’mata Camp. Wonderful people, a fantastic view and very special tent sites with view to the Kilimanjaro. We spent three wonderful days here with activities and relaxing. The wildlife around the camp is great. We’ll come again - thank you!!
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The best part of this camp by far is the view. In no other place I have been you are surrounded by breathtaking views. Three big mountains surround the camp, including Mt. Kilimanjaro and Mt. Meru. The camp was very nice and the food was adequate. We were the only guests at the
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We stayed at the Shumata Camp following 3 nights at the Hatari Lodge, the experiences were incredibly different, but both amazing! Both owned by Marlies. The Shumata Camp has everything you need and it is situated on top of a high bluff, located under the majestic Mt.
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Sunrise over Kilimanjaro, moon still visible; view from our Shu'Mata Tent terrace!
Tent Has Everything You Need and Beds Are Comfy!
The Last Tent from the Main Camp is A Dream If You Want Privacy and the Best View!
"The Tents are all equally nice; some are closer to the main tent than others."
"The tents all have spectacular views."
"Every room is amazing, it has a nice view on the savana. Don't get scared if at night you hear ahinas screeming!!"
"Avoid the highest tent if you don't want to be puffed evertime you walk to your tent"
"We had hut 5 - highest up the hill and view to die for!"
TanzaniaArusha RegionArusha National Park
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