Rated Africa's Number One Safari Outfitter by National Geographic Adventure
"You thought of so many things to make our safari special... the game drives, the walks, the night drive, the wine at sunset on the rock..."
S. HEDLUND

BOUTIQUE LUXURY LODGES

In this day and age, one can find the highest level of luxury in safari country. For those searching for extreme comfort and amenities as well as superb game viewing, there are now many options in Tanzania, ranging from lesser-known properties to the more famous Relais & Chateaux lodges.

While most luxury lodges still retain the word "camp" as part of their name, don't be fooled, these are no mere camps! Rooms are expansive self-contained permanent structures with wooden floors, fine decor, stylish furniture, enormous beds, full bathrooms, private decks, swimming pools, and elegant dining rooms, lounges and bars for meals and fine wine.

SOME OF OUR CHOICES:
Serengeti ecosystem: Mwiba Lodge, Lamai Serengeti Camp, Singita Grumeti Reserves
Selous: Sand Rivers Camp
Ngorongoro: Plantation Lodge, Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

2017 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC & INTERNATIONAL TOURISM CONVENTION (ITB) TOP 3 FINALIST, CONSERVING NATURE, WORLD LEGACY AWARDS
2010 OUTSIDE MAGAZINE TRIP OF THE YEAR: MARK THORNTON SAFARIS' SERENGETI TREK
2017 TRAVINDY SUSTAINABLE TOURISM (TRAVINDY.COM) WORLD LEGACY AWARD INTERVIEW
2009 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ADVENTURE TOUR OF A LIFETIME AWARD: MARK THORNTON SAFARIS' SERENGETI TREK
2015 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELER TOUR OF THE YEAR AWARD: MARK THORNTON SAFARIS' SERENGETI TREK
2009 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ADVENTURE NUMBER 1 OUTFITTER IN AFRICA & THE WORLD: MARK THORNTON SAFARIS
2013 THE ACTIVE TIMES THE BEST NEW TRIP: MARK THORNTON SAFARIS' RUAHA WALKING SAFARI
2008 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ADVENTURE NUMBER 1 OUTFITTER IN AFRICA & THE WORLD: MARK THORNTON SAFARIS
2011 THE NEW YORK TIMES FULL PAGE ARTICLE: MARK THORNTON SAFARIS IN THE MAASAI STEPPE
2006 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ADVENTURE TOP SAFARI IN AFRICA: MARK THORNTON SAFARIS