Tungamalenga Lodge and Camping Is located 35km of the Ruaha National Park gate in Tungamalenga village. Tungamalenga offers African Banda Cottages, each with its own en suite bathroom and balcony. The setup is a bit crowded, giving the place a backpacker’s feel. Price is US$ 10 per person for camping and US$ 60 for a double cottage.
Tungamalenga Lodge and Camping has been known to be the budget hub for Ruaha National Park for a long time. The accommodations are small, basic and clean, the compound is a bit messy and the meals are OK. The lack of other options makes this place one of your better options if you’re on a budget. There is a campsite with clean toilet, bathrooms with showers and cooking place. Prices are US$ 10 per person for camping and US$ 60 for a double cottage.