Kitela Lodge

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Boasting stunning views and an enviable setting, Kitela Lodge is a well-appointed property set high on the top of a valley with spacious accommodation and friendly staff. Relax in this picturesque part of the world looking out on a captivating waterfall, a coffee plantation and the mesmerizing Ngorongoro Crater's eastern wall. The inviting lodge is a perfect escape – surrounded by beautiful gardens and imbued with a refreshing colonial charm.

Accommodation takes the form of pleasant thatched cottages, with 20 suites on offer. Interiors are spacious, instilling in-room character through earthy tones juxtaposed by a modern finish. Guests have a choice of 5 king rooms, 12 twin, 3 triples and, for families, there are 4 interconnecting rooms available. While a fantastic retreat from the outside world the lodge is far from being completely cut off – stay connected with friends and family with an internet connection and telephone services.

As part of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area the surrounds are naturally beautiful – explore them with a guided walk or discover more about the coffee farm with guided walks good fun for everyone. When not out on an adventure the lodge is a great place to unwind. Take it easy in the heated pool or indulge in complete relaxation at the wellness centre with a full body massage.

How to get to Kitela Lodge

A 2 hour drive from Arusha, scheduled flights into Manyara airstrip or charter flights into Ngorongoro airstrip.

Activities at Kitela Lodge

Exploring the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, guided walks and tours of the coffee farm.

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Kitela Lodge Reviews

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Client Score: 5 out of 5 based on 1 reviews 5 View more reviews
Kitela Lodge

Mr Michael Bellissimo

5

wish we had stayed here longer. great accommodations, service and food. a little far from game viewing in crater and serengetti

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Days
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Cost Per Person
From $8,620 (Includes international flights from JFK)
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Locations
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From $6,610 (Includes international flights from JFK)
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