Nimali Tarangire Tented camp is a luxury safari accommodation of tented camp type found in the northern region of Tanzania in Tarangire national park a great Tanzania wildlife safari destination. The camp is a very beautiful, small and intimate tented camp nestling under the shade of acacia trees overlooking a breathtaking and scenic riverbed bordered by huge and dramatic granite boulders.

Nimali Tarangire Tented camp sits on its own private concession which borders Tarangire national park, the concession is an extension of the Tarangire national park with no fences in between and because of this the animals wonder freely between the two areas. Nimali Tarangire Tented camp is secluded in a hidden area with high privacy levels, the tented camp is situated in the heart of Tarangire national park boosting breathtaking views of the Serengeti plains and it is strategically situated in the wildebeest migration path and the migration can easily be witnessed.

Note: The camp closes between in the period from 1st April to 31st May each year.

Accommodation at Nimali Tarangire Tented camp

The camp offers intimate tented camp type of accommodation and consists of 10 double tents of expedition style, these tents are light and airy canvas with a slightly raised deck and boosts splendid views of Tarangire riverbed and the spectacular dramatic boulders beneath.

Each guest tent at Nimali Tarangire Tented camp is spacious and furnished with stylish furniture pieces to give a safari sense of exploration, the tents also consist of large, leather straped travelling chest, private deck and en-suite bathroom. The en-suite bathroom comprises of facilities like flush loo, double vanity basin and a rain shower, the rooms also have fans and open sided walls with mesh allowing the rooms have cool and comfortable atmosphere throughout the heat of the day.  The spacious decks of these tents are perfect for a private diner and in-room spa treatments.

While staying at the camp, the early mornings are very amazing and special times to enjoy the riverbed as it is dappled with the first rays of sunshine most especially while sitting on the deck. You also get to savor on a cup of coffee and enjoy watching elephants play in the riverback while sitting on the deck.

Nimali Tented Camp

Two of the tents at the Tented camp are linked together ad designed to accommodate family or group guest, these tents have a large lounge overlooking a private deck completed with a plunge pool. These two tents (suites) consist of contemporary furnishings with earthy colors and finishes, an en-suite bathroom walls and wooden doors.

These tents consist of king-size or twin beds, a writing desk and reading corner.

In room amenities

  • En-suite bathroom with rain showers, flush toilet and twin basins.
  • Bathrobes & slippers
  • Hair dryer
  • Gilchrist & Soames toiletries
  • Solar Torches
  • Writing desk
  • Reading corner
  • King or twin beds
  • Electronic safe in each room
  • Private veranda

Facilities and services at Nimali Tarangire Tented camp


Restaurant at the camp offers a la carte dining with delicious meals offered in the breakfast, lunch and dinner.


The camp has a fully stocked bar with a variety of international and local brands of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.

Free Wi-Fi


Lounge and library

Swimming pool

Laundry services

Activities at the camp (Namali experiences)

  • Champagne bush breakfast
  • Bush lunches
  • Bush dinners
  • Spa services
  • Hot air balloon safaris
  • Sundowners

Getting to Nimali Tarangire Tented camp

The is accessed by air and road means of transport,

By air

The camp is accessed using a chartered flight from Arusha Airport in the Arusha city to Kuro airstrip o a flight of approximately 20 minutes.The camp is also accessed on a flight of approximately 30 minutes from Arusha Airport to Manyara airstrip.

By road

By road, Nimali Tarangire Tented camp lies in the following driving hours

  • Approximately 2-3 hours drive from Arusha airstrip in Arusha city
  • Approximately 4 hours drive from Kilimanjaro international airport
  • Approximately 1-2 hours from Lake Manyara airstrip found in the Lake Manyara national park
  • Approximately 3 hours drive from Kuro airstrip.
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