Discover a sanctuary so unique that it preserves both the natural environment, the culture of the local people and the spiritual needs of its guests. The Selous Retreat hides within the enormity of the Selous Game Reserve, the largest protected wildlife sanctuary in Africa.
The Selous Retreat hides within the enormity of the Selous Game Reserve, the largest protected wildlife sanctuary in Africa.
The Selous Retreat is all about the guest. The guest who comes to experience the African wilderness with style and in comfort. The guest who wants something extra, something special and something that places them in a league of their own. The Selous Retreat therefore offers tailor made escapes aimed to rejuvenate mind and body in the hugeness of the Selous Game Reserve – choose from Adventure, Awareness, Romance in Africa, Family Delight, the Spiritual Retreat to really appreciate your safari in Tanzania.
Learn from passionate and experienced local and international guides trained to take care of your safety and to teach you about the wilderness, its fauna and flora, intricacies and dangers. Go on long day hikes tracking wild animals or sleep under the stars in a fly camp. Some people need more than just game drives and bush walks so the Retreat has designed special escapes involving yoga and meditation, spiritual awareness, art and more. It all goes back to finding harmony in and with nature.
This Tanzanian safari lodge has combined the importance of local cultural heritage where the buzz words responsible tourism and sustainable tourism were practised long ago. The Selous Retreat is conserving wildlife, its habitat, and the communities that have lived in the area for decades. Come and learn about a win-win project and still have fun seeing wild animals and meeting real people.
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