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    Serengeti Pioneer Camp

    Seronera, Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Serengeti Pioneer Camp was our favorite accommodation during our 10 day safari in Tanzania and Kenya. The luxury, privately spaced tents had every comfort one could want and yet the camp maintained the atmosphere of a real safari experience, close to nature and the animals...More

    Thank Rick D
    Reviewed yesterday

    Beautiful camp in the middle of the Serengeti. Friendly staff who went out of their way to accommodate. The rooms were fantastic and comfortable.THe food was really tasty and nice and I would def. recommend this tented camp as part of your safari.

    Thank jdevoogd7
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Our family went on safari in Tanzania and stayed throughout at Elewana resorts. Each property was special but Pioneer Camp was our favorite. This unique “glamping” experience was perfect. We felt very safe and comfortable in the middle of the Serengeti. The animals nearby were...More

    Thank Barri R R
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A Lifetime Experience My wife and I have just returned from an 11-day safari in Tanzania. It was such a magnificent trip that I am compelled to share our experience. To set context, I have had the privilege of taking four safaris to Africa, two...More

    1  Thank Viewmont-Hayman
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We loved our stay at Pioneer Serengeti! The camp is beautiful, the tents are luxurious, the food is wonderful and the staff is incredibly hospitable. The lounge area is beautiful and has an incredible view of the Serengeti! We loved having a drink and looking...More

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    • US$1,110 - US$1,610 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    REHMAN G
    4 February 2015|
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    Response from Jasobar007 |
    Hello from Elewana. Thank you for your email. january is not the best time to come and see the Migration as it is really only travelling through the Serengeti between early June and late August. I would very much like to... More
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    "There are no bad rooms"
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    "We had Tent 3, which has an added bonus of being close enough to the Lounge and therefore gets a decent Wifi..."
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    "All the tents are magnificent and perfectly located"
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