Ngorongoro Crater Lodge, perched on the edge of the Ngorongoro Crater in Northern Tanzania, overlooking the savannah plains of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, is the marriage of Versailles and Maasai. The Maasai mud-and-stick homestead inspired Ngorongoro Crater Lodge is a harmonious blend of African art, colonial opulence and luxury accommodation in one of the world’s most spectacular natural settings.
3 exclusive camps operate independently at Ngorongoro Crater Lodge with private living and dining areas whilst the perfectly positioned viewing decks offer up magnificent views of the Ngorongoro Crater and wildlife.
30 safari luxury suites at Ngorongoro Crater Lodge exude a colonial air of grandeur adorned in elegant antiques, high backed leather chairs, and crystal chandeliers. A personal butler is assigned to each suite at Ngorongoro Crater Lodge.
The wildlife rich Ngorongoro Crater or ‘Garden of Eden’ is the world’s largest volcanic caldera and only self-contained safari destination, as well as the setting for Tanzania’s most unique wildlife experience at Ngorongoro Crater Lodge.
The 8 300 km of reserve offers up the best game viewing and Africa’s most exciting Big 5 encounters. Expert rangers offer personalized guided 4×4 or walking safaris through the unforgettable beauty of the lush forests and grassy crater floor.
Enjoy a delicious breakfast or lunch picnic prepared by a personal butler at your own private picnic spot on the Ngorongoro Crater floor or marvel at the picturesque African sunset over sundowners on the crater rim. Nearby Maasai villages also offer the chance for a rewarding cultural exchange or the chance watch as 200 Maasai Warriors dance and chant in a traditional ceremony and then later join the Maasai in dance.
The Ngorongoro Crater Lodge can be accessed by flight and road transfer from the Lake Manyara Airstrip or by road from Arusha.