New Managers at Ras Kutani

Ricus Delport & Pietro Bosman
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Dec 8, 2017
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Ras Kutani
We would like to welcome Simon and Giulia to the Selous Safari Company as our new Ras Kutani Management Couple. We are excited to have an adventurous and energetic couple looking after Ras and hosting our guests.
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“I wonder where the turtles are now?” my boyfriend asks with a dreamy look in his eye. He’s been asking the same question at least every two hours since this morning, but since it’s impossible to know we merely stare out at the endless blue, as if staring hard enough will give us an answer.
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Ras Kutani 25th Anniversary

Bas Rosenkamp & Suzanne Scheffer
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Jul 14, 2017
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Ras Kutani
25 years ago Selous Safari Company opened Ras Kutani's doors for the first time. Ras Kutani has been a peaceful haven for travellers, to escape the stress of everyday life since it opened in 1992. Situated on the Swahili Coast, the golden, palm fringed crescent of coastline that sweeps from Lamu in northern Kenya to Maputo in southern Mozambique.
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5th Year of winning Travellers Choice Award for Ras Kutani

Bas Rosenkamp & Suzanne Scheffer
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Jan 30, 2017
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Ras Kutani
For the 5th year in a row Ras Kutani has received the auspicious TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Award - not just one but two!
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More brilliant books for the beach

Bas Rosenkamp & Suzanne Scheffer
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Jan 26, 2017
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Ras Kutani
A huge thank you from everyone at Selous Safari Company and also from the Headmaster, Mr. Mzanda, and children of Kichangani Primary School for your incredible donations to Ras Kutani over last season – we have just spent 1.8 million (approx. $825 USD) from the charity pot on more valuable textbooks for schools. This is a total of over $1,500 USD spent on their school library over the last year.
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Tagging Turtles

Leo Spiegelfeld & Frankie Hesling
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Jan 26, 2017
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Ras Kutani
Watching baby breen turtles make their first journey from the shell to the warm waters of the Indian Ocean is a treat many of our guests at Ras Kutani get to witness, in fact more and more every year due to the diligent work of SeaSense. SeaSense is a Non Government Organisation (NGO) that works closely with coastal communities in Tanzania to conserve and protect endangered marine species including sea turtles, dugongs, whales, dolphins and whale sharks.
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Desks & Textbooks for Kichangani

Leo Spiegelfeld & Frankie Hesling
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Jan 26, 2017
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Ras Kutani
A lovely morning was spent with the children of Mbutu Mkwajuni School - a primary school for children between the ages of 4-14 from the surrounding villages - and their headmaster Shaha Mzanda and the Chairman of Kichangani, Omary Mgaza as we delightedly handed over donations for their school.
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Ourselves and the team here at Ras Kutani are absolutely delighted to have been voted Best Hotel for Service & Top Small Hotel in Tanzania in the recent TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Award! This elite honor is awarded to the top 1% of all hotels on TripAdvisor, based on reviews and opinions from millions of travellers and this will be the third year in a row we have received this accolade! We are so thrilled because this award comes directly from our guests, who took the time to review our beach retreat and we are so grateful!
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The Honeymoon Safari

Lyndsey Fair
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Jan 25, 2017
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Ras Kutani
With the next season peeking around the corner why not look at our new Honeymoon Safari itinerary - a wonderful combination of beach & bush, perfect after a busy wedding.
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The last rays of the day

Emiel Mkwizu
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Jan 25, 2017
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Ras Kutani
After the heat of the day subsides, Ras Kutani offers an oasis of serenity as the last rays of the day slide beyond the horizon.
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Ras Kutani voted Top by TripAdvisor

Leo Spiegelfeld & Frankie Hesling
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Jan 25, 2017
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Ras Kutani
For the second year in a row Ras Kutani has been voted not only Top Small Hotel but also Top Romantic Hotel 2014 by TripAdvisor and their People's Choice Awards! Ras Kutani is a serene slice of heaven on the Swahili Coast, offering stunning accommodation, sumptuous seafood dishes, endless beaches and an escape into pure relaxation.
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