Rufiji River Tented Camp has 20 makuti thatched roof tents each face the setting sun. The tents have comfortable beds, mosquito netting and en suite facilities, featuring a private walled bath. There is a veranda for reading and relaxing on or simply watching the sunset. There is also a safety deposit box for guests use in each tent.
The central part of the camp houses the restaurant which serves international cuisine; there is also a well stocked bar, lounge and small library. The electricity for the tent and bathroom illumination is provided by a solar panel system. Purified cold water is always available from the bar area; a camera recharging service is also available from here.
Rufiji River Tented Camp has a covered swimming pool for guests to use.
There is a constant flow of animals to view from the camp, coming down to the river to drink. Hundreds of hippo laze in the water whilst groups of crocodile enjoy the sunshine.