Azura Selous is unlike anywhere else in southern Tanzania and is perfect for honeymoons, a romantic break or family safari.
This much loved luxury lodge is located in a remote part of the Selous wilderness in Southern Tanzania, overlooking the rapids of the Great Ruaha River and its resident sometimes noisy hippo! Azura Selous provides guests with lavish comfort in the middle of the African bush and offers classic slow safaris in an exclusive part of the Selous.
Its one of a kind design with 12 air conditioned tented villas with plunge pools and opulent stone bathrooms offer guests the best tented accommodation in southern Tanzania. The infinity pool and all the tented villa’s overlook the hippo and river rapids of the Great Ruaha River, a truly stunning, intimate and special experience.
Azura Selous offers authentic classic safari’s in a very wild part of the Selous where you probably won’t see another vehicle from start to finish. The game drives are varied and exciting and the walking safaris are hugely educational and interesting. The guides are well trained and experienced and really go out of their way to share their passion for the Selous and its wildlife.
All the dining is private and a la carte and you eat in a variety of locations every day making each meal time a special and intimate experience with bush breakfasts, lunches and dinners. There is a choice of spa treatments and numerous additional activities including boating safaris and fishing to keep guests entertained and show them the best of the Selous.
Whilst the lodge is very remote, access is very easy, just an hour flight from Dar es Salaam and a 5 minute transfer from Sumbazi the little airstrip with easy onward flights to Zanzibar.
The Selous is the jewel in the crown of Tanzania and Azura Selous is truly a little gem that is fast becoming the lodge of choice for guests looking for an authentic and personal safari experience in the Selous.
Space and privacy is Azura’s signature and guests are made to feel special from start to finish, it delivers on every level and provides an unforgettable experience.
Family friendly it is the only lodge in the Selous with a dedicated children’s programme where children additionally partake in nature walks, make castings, try fishing and learn about the Selous wildlife and wilderness. Accepting children from 6 upwards with plenty of space in the master bedroom area for two children’s beds, Azura Selous is a great family choice with incredible children’s prices.