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Kirurumu Under Canvas

Over 20 years of hospitality experience working hand in hand with local communities

We would like to share what we learnt with you:

  • Kirurumu has over 20 years of hospitality experience working hand in hand with local communities towards sustainable tourism and wilderness preservation.
  • Kirurumu means ‘running water’.
  • They have permanent tented lodge in Manyara and Tarangire and seasonal camps in Serengeti and Ngorongoro and they have been in operation for 25 years now.
  • Suitable for mid-market clientele and those looking for an authentic experience, adventure, tented camps etc. not those looking for a ‘hotel’ experience.
  • They offer last minute special accommodation for residents.
  • All properties managed/hosted by Tanzanians.

 

KIRURUMU MANYARA LODGE
High standard with an old fashioned flair.

kirurumu manyara

Location: East of Lake Manyara, the Rift floor - Mto wa Mbu  and Mt. Losingimori; altitude -  1,307meters (4,288ft).

Accommodation: 31 permanent tents (27 standard tents, 2 honeymoon tents and 2 family tents); all with en-suite bathrooms, hot and cold running water, with 24hr electricity. Can be compared to Governors Camps in Kenya, but much more reasonable prices.

Facilities: No swimming pool; bar with sun deck; dining room with plated waiter service available.

Managed by: Jerald +255 (0)784518070
2014 ’from’ price: USD114

 

KIRURUMU TARANGIRE LODGE
10 high standard permanent tents.
kirurumu- tarangireLocation: About 14.5km past Makuyuni overlooking the flood plains; altitude – 1,036meters (3,398ft).

Accommodation: 10 tented cottages (2 double rooms, 2 family rooms, 6 twin rooms); all with en-suite bathrooms, hot and cold running water and a veranda.

Facilities: Bar, dining room with waiter service, internet available at the reception.

Activities: Maasai guided walks; mountain hiking; day treks; game viewing in Tarangire National Park which has fantastic wildlife especially during the rainy season.

Managed by: Joseph +255 (0)784741313

2014 ’from’ price: USD140

 

KIRURUMU NGORONGORO CAMP
Luxury mobile camp overlooking the Ngorongoro Conservancy, the Great Rift Valley and Lake Eyasi.
kirurumu ngorongoroLocation: Western side of the crater rim past the Ngorongoro Airstrip, it’s 20min drive from the crater rim; altitude – 2,375meters (7,792ft).

Accommodation: 7 double & twin customized safari tents tastefully furnished, solar lighting.

Facilities: Dining tent with waiter service, camp fire area.

Activities: Cultural attractions, nature walks, hiking at Olmoti mountain, day trips to Empakai conservation area.

Managed by: Simon +255 (0)755381293

2014 ’from’ price: USD251

 

KIRURUMU SERENGETI CAMP
Seasonal mobile camp, moves to the Moru Kopjes in June; Moru is a unique location for the Serengeti Rhino project also has a permanent watering point. From late December to the end of March the camp moves to the Ndutu area of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

kirurumu serengeti

Location: Moru Kopjes: 5 campsites & Ndutu.

Accommodation: 7 Double and twin customized safari tents with solar lighting.

Facilities: Dining tent with waiter service, a camp fire area.

Activities: Game drive, Hot air balloon

Managed By:  Otto +255 (0)774533184 / +255 (0)786092675

2014 ’from’ price: USD286

 

 

 

 

KIRURUMU PRIVATE CAMP
A mobile boutique camp designed for guests that require a private experience - in the Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Tarangire or any location in Northern Tanzania.

kirurumu private camp

Location: Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Tarangire and North Tanzania.

Accommodation: Maximum of 10 tents double and twin customized safari tents with solar lighting and en-suite bathrooms.

Facilities: Locally furnished dinning tent with waiter service, camp fire area.

Activities: Depending on the campsite area, Maasai walking guides on request.

2014 ’from’ price: on request.

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