Hippo Camp


Venture into the wild Selous, Africa's largest game reserve. Experience it's magnificence and animal multitude Let us take you there...


HIPPO CAMP - The Selous Game Reserve Luxury Tented Camp


situated on the banks of the Great Rufiji River on the edge of The Selous Game Reserve.

VIP Service

From our airstrip shuttle to enjoying your cocktails watching the sun set over the Rufiji River Delta after the day's adventure...


Our dependable friendly 24 hour on-call waiting service to cater arrange and provide for all your wishes.


Our custom landrovers are the ideal front row viewing platforms from which to observe and experience as the action unfolds...


While safety comes first, your driver and game guide will take you up close to anything you want to experience and see.

Witness the graceful motion of giraffes galloping in numbers- Hear the low rumbling voices of the elephants- Watch lions
hunt intent on catching their prey from our safari vehicles, Experience THE SPECTACLE OF NATURE that is THE SELOUS ..

Design YOUR SAFARI Itinerary

  • Game Drives
  • Guided Walks
  • Boat Rides
  • Game Fishing

Adventure with us...

Request Us for Personal Assistance to perfect all your wishes to the tiniest detail.

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Tented Accomodation

Enjoy the personal style of our canvas tented and VIP wooden huts. Watch the hippo's at play overlooking the Rufiji River from your own veranda.

Our Water Hole

View the waterhole from our tree hut and observe the gathering and behaviour of elephants giraffes warthogs and large variety of other game.

Selous Adventure

Take your game drive in the mighty Selous; experience the excitement of a Rufiji River boat excursion; see listen and learn from guided bush walks.

The Selous At Night

Enjoy the magnificence of a Selous river sunset, listen to all the nighttime animal sounds, see the bushbabies foraging with the hippo's snorting close by.

Jambo and Assante Sana! You will hear our KEEN TO PLEASE staff use these Swahili words to make your stay just as touching and as magical as the Africa you have come to see. Ask them for anything you need or want. They will be proud to help you!

  • Email info@hippocampselous.com

  • Address Dar es Salaam, Tanzania


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"The staff at Hippo Camp arranged the most fantastic time for us."

- John en Mary Seidecker

"We had the best "never to forget" time ever, completely true to their website."

- Michael and Josy Smith

"We would like to thank Untamed Horizons for the amazing experience given to us."

- Simon and Sarah Jones