Mbono tented camp is a mid- range accommodation found on the banks of Mbono River in the private Concession close to the famous Serengeti national park southwest areas of Northern Tanzania Region. The camp is nestled in the remote areas lying in the deep shades of Acacia Forest that Lines the bank Of the Mbono River. One can be at the camp taking approximately 6-7 hours’ drive from Arusha town to Serengeti national park and 1-2 hours to fly from Arusha to the close airstrip then few minutes to be transferred to the camp.
Embono Tented camp consists of 15 beautiful and comfortable en suite tents overlooking the incredible scenic Serengeti plains and wildebeest migration.
Tents are well decorated, elevated on raised platform and furnished with en-suite facilities of Clean flushing toilet, Bush showers with hot and cold water ,mosquito nets, tables and chairs, free toiletries, free bottled water , pillows and white duvets, bathrobes, slippers and other facilities . Tents have verandas and sitting area overlooking the spectacular view over the riverine, Serengeti plains and surrounding areas. Tents are equipped with excellent clean and washed beddings with queen sized beds. The camp has Cracking fireplaces pit where guests can relax and share stories and experience of the safari not only that it also provides warmth to the guests in the nights and during cold days. Tents have single beds for individuals, double bed for two people /couple and triple rooming option for a group or family with different costs ranging from 200$ and above per night and price always goes slightly higher in peak season.
Embono tented camp offers different services and facilities which include;
A dining areas that serves different menu both continental and local cuisine that meets guests appetite.
The camp offer Continental /English breakfast, picnic lunch and dinners served by trained, friendly and organized staff with skilled chef. You can have meals in any place of your choice either gardens or in bush .They serve dinner options and bush barbecue diners overlooking the stars in the sky and bush breakfast enjoying the breezes and the Morning Sunrises
A Full stocked bar Tent with shared lounge with good selection of both soft and hard refreshments that includes; beers, sodas, wines ,water , you relax in veranda which is the perfect place to enjoy the sounds of the African bush as you sip the cocktail overlooking at the spectacular views over the endless Serengeti plains, Wildlife beast migration , garden and surrounding areas, During evening u relax on terraces/sundowners while overlooking Serengeti savannah plains .
Services include; laundry and housekeeping services, Airport transfers and pickups since the camp is close to the airstrips, ample parking space available, walking night safaris.
WIFI hotspot internet that enables guests to keep in contact with their families and friends.
Activities to do at the camp; Hot air Ballooning ride and game viewing that gives a chance to guests who want to see variety of wildlife crossing , sundowners picnics , nature walks, vising local villages etc.
Serengeti national park is situated in Tanzania extending southern part of Kenya / that’s the Serengeti and Mara ecosystem in simiyu region . The park is among the popular and famous parks in Tanzania covering 5700 square miles stretching north to Kenya and bordering Lake Victoria to the west. June – October are the best periods to be in Serengeti national park since its dry season , it offers best wildlife viewing when wild beast are moving seeking for pasture and water. It’s annual migration of wildebeests. The park contains over 70 big mammals like Buffaloes , elephants, crocodiles, zebras, lions, leopards, Impalas , Giraffes , antelopes mention but a few and 500 species of birds like; Flamingos , ostriches , grey breasted spur fowl, Kori bustard, secretary birds and many more which enables more tourists to visit the park and stay for a long time.
its 60$ to enter the park. There are more activities to do while in the park and at the lodge which include; Game drive in the park which enables you to spot different animals, nature walks in the park, Hot air balloon rides that gives good view of the Serengeti plains at 500$ per person , hand craft safaris, Camping , Flying safaris, cultural visits in the villages, Bird watching, traditional dances, see wildebeest migration, etc. The park has different accommodations ; Budget , mid- range and luxury lodges that are convenient and affordable to each guests visiting Serengeti .The park has some other attractions like; Olduvai Gorge, Moru Kopjes, grumeti river, seronera river and many others