Ikoma Safari Camp is a midrange accommodation in the Ikoma region found in Rubanda- Banagi just 16 minutes from Serengeti National Park and 8 miles from Serengeti visitors center in Tanzania. The camp is found on the main Path going to migration between Serengeti and Maasai Mara national park. The camp is outside the park which gives the opportunity to guests to do night safaris since they are not allowed inside the park.
Serengeti national park is a Tanzanian national park in the Serengeti and Mara ecosystem in the Simiyu region. The park is among the popular and famous parks in Tanzania covering 5700 square miles stretching North to Kenya and bordering Lake Victoria to the west. June – October are the best periods to be in Serengeti National Park since its dry a season. It offers the best wildlife viewing when the wildebeest are moving to seek for pasture and water. It is the annual migration of wildebeests. The park contains over 70 big mammals like Buffaloes, elephants, crocodiles, zebras, lions, leopards, Impalas, Giraffes, antelopes, etc and 500 species of birds like grey breasted spurfowl, Kori bustard, secretary birds and many more. There are more activities to do while in the park and at the camp which include, game drive in the park, you spot different animals, nature walks in the park, Hot air balloon rides, handcraft safaris, Camping, Flying safaris, cultural visits in the villages, Bird watching, traditional dances, see wild beast migration, etc.
Ikoma safari camp is the permanent tented camp consisting of 8 spacious cottages in the impressive bush surrounded by acacia trees and in savanna area. Rooms have terraces and they are in different categories like standard rooms, single rooms, double rooms, twins rooms, triple rooms, and family rooms with private facilities like flushing toilets and running hot showers. Rooms have excellent and comfortable beds with mosquito nets. Rooms have verandas and balconies where you relax while enjoying the beautiful view of Serengeti plains. Campfires are available in the rooms that provide warmth to guests during the night . The rooms cost 200$ and above per night.
There are also different services and facilities at Ikoma Safari Camp which include a restaurant that serves different types of meals which are delicious meals like breakfast, lunch, and dinner. They also serve out and indoors dinner options, bush dinners. They also have a well-stocked bar whereby during the evening you can enjoy and drink a cocktail while relaxing on the terrace overlooking the park. The camp offers laundry services, airport transfers, and pickups since the camp is located near different airstrips, Private bush camps overlooking the migrations, Wifi internet available at the camp that enables guests to keep in contact with their families and friends, walking night safaris , Ample parking space, Spacious and comfortable rooms with private facilities like hot showers and flushing toilets. The lodge also has African crafts like clothing, safari essentials, guides book, and shoes which you could purchase.