Stanley’s Kopje Camp is located inside Mikumi National Park.It is a seasonal camp, only open from June through February and is the only small, personalized camp. Set up on a rocky kopje on the Mkata flood plain, the camp presides over the Mwanamboga waterhole.
The property and Mikumi are located approximately 4 hours by car from Dar-Es-Salaam- Tanzania’s largest city. Safari flights can also be arranged from Dar-Es-Salaam. This 3.230 km² area abuts the larger Selous Game Reserve and its abundant wildlife of the Mkata Floodplain is often compared to the Serengeti.
NUMBER OF ROOMS & DESCRIPTION:
The Camp consists of only 8 custom designed tent chalets, built on raised wooden platform to give an unobstructed views of the vistas. Complete with shaded wooden veranda at the front and en suite bathroom facilities at the back, there is not much to be asked for.
RESTAURANTS & BAR:
The common areas consist of a dining lounge and fully stocked bar area adjacent to a dining room with amazing views of the plains. Breakfast is typically a buffet setting, lunch a cold buffet, while dinner is prix fixe in a fusion of African, Asian and European delicacies. Coffee, tea and bar beverages are available throughout the day.
OTHER FACILITIES & SERVICES:
The main camp is powered through photo voltaic cells connected to inverters. Stand by generators on limited schedules to conserve fuel. Water conservation is important and guests are encouraged to participate.
Stanley’s Kopje Camp is family friendly and allows children over the age of 2. There are no nanny services, and parents need to supervise their children.