Perched on the majestic 1500 acre Shangri-La Estate, just a short drive from Tanzania’s Ngorongoro Crater and surrounded by lush plantations The Manor at Ngorongoro offers a luxurious safari retreat.
The colonially inspired The Manor at Ngorongoro, inviting hospitality and pristine farm grounds are an idyllic setting from which to appreciate Tanzania’s diverse wildlife and rich natural treasures. Tranquil flower gardens and towering ancient trees envelop the 20 opulent guest farm cottages in a shroud of privacy from which guests can enjoy the panoramic views of the plantations and breathtaking Tanzania safari highlands in intimate seclusion.
The sumptuous suites are adorned in plush European colonial finishes and fireplaces harkening back to old world style whilst they open up onto private courtyards and decks. Families can enjoy 1 of the 2 bedroom cottages equipped with their own pool and deck, dining area and home entertainment center.
The main farmhouse at The Manor at Ngorongoro sits astride a hilltop in a spectacular example of timeless Cape Dutch style architecture amidst the natural East-African splendour of Tanzania.
The refined and elegant dining and lounge areas serve up splendid African cuisine best accompanied by a bottle of wine from The Manor at Ngorongoro wine cellar. Towering indoor fireplaces heat the library and lounge areas which overlook the rolling lawns of the grounds.
The magnificent views of the grounds and gardens can be fully appreciated through guided estate walks or bicycle trails. Shangri-La Estate has stables, a sparkling pool, boutique and art gallery. Spacious sauna, steam room and spa facilities are the perfect place to unwind tired muscles after a safari game drive or indulge in one of the many full body treatments available.
The Manor at Ngorongoro offers exciting cultural exchanges and tours to the local Maasai markets, day trips to the archeological Olduvai Gorge site and Lake Manyara where flocks of flamingos fill the air. Horse back safaris, guided game drives and crater tours through the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and Ngorongoro Crater are the ideal way to enjoy Tanzania’s most extraordinary wildlife reserve at The Manor at Ngorongoro