Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

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andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge is perched on the edge of the world-famous Ngorongoro Crater. It lies within the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, which covers more than 8 000 square km of pristine African wilderness. The Crater is home to an estimated 25 000 large mammals including wildebeest, rare black rhino, lion and giant tusked elephant.

Offering unbeatable views Ngorongoro Crater Lodge is consistently recognised as one if the world's most luxurious and elegant places to stay.The lodge consists of 3 adjacent camps with 30 Maasai-inspired suites perched on stilts on the rim of the Crater. Each camp has its own guest sitting and dining areas, as well as viewing decks. Each suite is adorned with graceful antiques, grand chandeliers and elegant African treasures. The bedroom, sitting room and ensuite bathroom boast floor-to-ceiling glass windows overlooking the magnificent Crater below. Personal butlers are on hand to cater for each guest's every need.

How to get to Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

The lodge is located approximately 170 km from Arusha, approximately 4 hour's drive and 40 minutes by air, with another 45 minutes transfer from the airstrip to the lodge.

Activities at Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Game drives, interpretive bush walks, Crater picnics and sundowners, Maasai cultural visits, visits to the Ngorongoro Crater, Olduvai Gorge and Shifting Sands.

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Client Score: 5 out of 5 based on 7 reviews 5 View more reviews
Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Mr Constantin Milea

5

Fantastic place .The sunrise/sunset over the crater were sensational

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Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Alyssa & Benjamin Cannon

5

Incredible. Service and accommodations were great.

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Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Mr & Mrs Capezio

5

amazing hospitality, loved the butler service, fireplace in the room, gracious food. Our breakfast outside near the hippos was a special treat.

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The Wonders of Tanzania's Northern Circuit Special

Days
9
Cost Per Person
From $8,620 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Tanzania
Locations
Ngorongoro Crater, Lake Manyara, Serengeti & Grumeti Reserves
Game Drive  - Elephants

Kenya and Tanzania Luxury Safari and Beach Holiday

Days
13
Cost Per Person
From $10,370 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Kenya
Tanzania
Locations
Masai Mara, Ngorongoro Crater, Lake Manyara, Zanzibar Island
Sundowners

Migration and Ngorongoro Crater Luxury Safari

Days
9
Cost Per Person
From $7,220 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Kenya
Tanzania
Locations
Masai Mara, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti & Grumeti Reserves