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Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Location: Ngorongoro National Park, Tanzania Safaris

The Ngorongoro Crater Lodge is located on the rim of the crater with fantastic views into the crater itself.  The lodge is best accessed by aircraft arriving at Manyara airstrip, which is an hour’s drive from the lodge. The Crater lodge works well in combination with the Serengeti National Park which is right next door, and so forms an intrinsic part of any top-end Tanzanian safari holiday and a wonderful addition to a Tanzania


  • After an exciting day on safari, retreat to your guest suite and soak up sunset views over the crater while unwinding in a hot bubble bath, drawn by your private butler.
  • Sit down to a picnic lunch on the floor of Ngorongoro Crater amid giraffes, zebras, and quirky warthogs.
  • Enjoy sundowner cocktails and experience the rhythms of the Maasai people during a drum performance on the crater rim.
  • Join the resident naturalist on a walk along the crater’s edge, and learn about the medicinal value of the indigenous trees grown from seed in the on-site nursery.

Amenities at Ngorongoro Crater Lodge, Ngorongoro National Park, Tanzania Safaris

  • Wi-fi available
  • Laundry service
  • Babysitting service available
  • Beauty or wellness therapist
  • En-suite bath and shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe in room
  • Telephone

Tented Camps at Ngorongoro Crater Lodge, Ngorongoro National Park, Tanzania Safaris

Ngorongoro Crater Lodge is made up of three separate camps: North and South Camps, each with 12 raised suites, and Tree Camp, offering a more intimate six suites.

North and South Camp’s luxurious suites offer incredible views, en suite bathrooms with chandelier-lit bathtubs and showers, as well as private viewing decks. Tree Camp’s suites are also beautifully decorated and spacious, with private viewing decks. All suites are discreetly tended by a personal butler.

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What to do at Ngorongoro Crater Lodge, Ngorongoro National Park, Tanzania Safaris

  • Bird watching
  • Game drives
  • Local village visits
  • Picnics
  • Private game-drives
  • Scenic drives
  • Specialist guides
  • Live music & entertainment
  • Bush dining
  • Cultural tours