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Lemala Serengeti Camp

Lemala Serengeti Camp: What we think

Lemala is a great product offering a good tented experience. Lemala Serengeti moves north and south with the migration and the camps have great locations. It's not Alex Walkers Serian but for the very reasonable price nor does it claim to be. The tents are large and luxurious and the camp does has an intimate feel. A good rival to Ubuntu, the other value option.

Lemala are new to safari and don't have the pedigree of their rivals but they are fast establishing themselves, with this camp leading the charge. Good value, 4 paws.
$694 per person per night
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Lemala Serengeti Camp: Interesting Facts

  • 9 Meru-style safari tents
  • Mobile tented camp
  • Moves with the migration
  • Good guides and vehicles
  • SPECIAL OFFER: 3 for 2 (low season) or 7 for 5 when booked with other Lemala Camps

Lemala Serengeti Camp: In depth

Lemala Serengeti is a mobile tented camp designed to move with the migration.  Between December and April, Lemala Serengeti is located in the southern Serengeti in the Ndutu area. From mid April to early July it is located in the central Serengeti and from July to early November it moves to the northern Serengeti, to the Kogatende area. Due to it following the migration you can rely on the camp location to deliver a good Serengeti safari experience. Perfect for adventure seeking honeymooners!

Like all the Serengeti mobile tented camps, Lemala is made out of canvas structures and the main area is an open and spacious.  Almost like a mess tent, but with quality furniture and a luxurious design, all meals and evening drinks take place in the main tented unit.  This is the communal area with a bar and sofas equipped with a great view out over the Serengeti.  There is a fire place a small way from the main mess area.

The camp is small with only 12 Meru-style safari tents.  These are surprisingly large and offer good views of the surrounding bush.  They have large beds, a writing desk, deck chairs for your veranda, great storage and good bathrooms with running water and showers at the back.  The showers are bucket showers, but this makes no real difference.  The rooms can be made into triples and twins as well.

Day time game drives take place with semi open sided vehicles and good guides.

Lemala Serengeti Camp: Breaking news

Lemala Serengeti Camp:      No time like family time
13 Nov 2015

We just had a wonderful family join us at Lamai at the end of an incredible safari with Nomad through Northern Tanzania. And, it certainly looks like these guys had a blast.  We love welcoming families to Lamai, there are so many to activities keep everyone entertained, from the most ...   Show me more >

Lemala Serengeti Camp:      Our tails sure are wagging.
28 Sep 2015

What a treat!! African wild dogs have not been seen in the Lamai area for over three years so the whole team was thrilled when this small pack decided to pay us a visit. 

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Lemala Serengeti Camp:      Meet Brandy and Coke
11 Sep 2015

These two rather small ungulates are Klipspringers - locals in and around camp.  Klipspringer in Afrikaans literally translates into rock jumper.  Appropriate as they literally jump around on rocks, a unique ability due to anatomical adaptations (skeletal and hoof) which allows them to ...   Show me more >

Lemala Serengeti Camp:      Say hello to these beauties.
28 Aug 2015

At Lamai we are fortunate to have a few male and female leopards in the area, these elusive and near threatened cats are wonderful to watch as they laze about on the rocks and in trees.  They remind me of house cats, however petting is unfortunately not allowed and generally not a good ...   Show me more >

Lemala Serengeti Camp:      Beests everywhere…
11 Aug 2015

The middle of August is approaching and the wildebeest are still wondering around the Serengeti in vast numbers, seemingly not knowing which way to go. The seasonal rains arrived early this year and with them the wildebeests, it seems they smell the rain and follow it around, looking for moist, ...   Show me more >


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