Ngorongoro Crater Lodge - High End

World renowned as a place of absolute wonder, Ngorongoro Crater Lodge is dramatically beautiful, and often referred at the 8th world wonder of the world. Perched at the edge of the Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania, this exclusive luxury lodge enjoys spectacular views of the World Heritage Site in which it stands. Here, mankind lives in almost absolute harmony with the incredible wildlife that inhabits the Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Here, in wild Africa, the very heart of one of the most pristine wilderness locations in the world, glamorous safari luxury enjoys spectacular views in the most ideal of settings. Ngorongoro Crater Lodge, Tanzania offering guests the best possible views any safari traveller could hope for.

Through large glass windows in the bathroom, bedroom and lounge area, truly remarkable and memorable views can be enjoyed whilst lounging in absolute comfort and style.


The Lodge is split into 3 camps, North, South and Tree Camp. North and South are identical to each other both with excellent views and Tree Camp is set on the crater rim with slightly smaller guest rooms but views through the trees. Inspired in design by the Maasai mud-and-stick manyatta (homestead), Ngorongoro Crater Lodge is without doubt one of the most architecturally spectacular safari lodges in Africa. The main dining area has huge chandeliers, deep red decor and you cannot escape the incredible view of the crater through every window.

The lodge has 30 rooms which are separated into 3 camps so you only feel like you are in a 10 bed lodge, each with their own huge dining area and drawing room. The rooms are almost over the top with deep reds on the walls and chandeliers and open bathrooms each with a balcony looking onto the lawn before the view spills onto the deep crater. Each room is allocated a butler for your stay.


Fine dining within outdoor dining areas offering spectacular views.

The domed dining area with a fireplace brings luxurious warmth to any guest’s stay.

Enjoy a delicious breakfast or lunch in your very own private picnic spot on the crater floor, with personalised butler service and unforgettable views of the surrounding areas.


The Crater Lodge can provide some of the best game viewing drives into the crater and Ngorongoro Conservation area that East Africa can offer. Bush walks around the lodge are also available, as well as excursions to Olduvai Gorge.

For those that want to take some "time out" from the rigors of a game drive you are invited to use the library and relax in this beautiful lodge.

Marvel at the beauty of the Ngorongoro Crater as the sun sets, whilst sipping sundowners on the crater rim.

Meet up to 200 Maasai warriors in traditional dress, carrying flaming torches as they demonstrate athletic traditional dances.

Explore the breathtaking surrounds of the world famous Oldevai Gorge in your own private vehicle.

Dine at a long, chandelier–lit table adorned with white linens, and candles, surrounded by a carpet of coloured rose petals at your feet.

Accommodation At Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Note: Click on the links for more details.

:: The Manor at Ngorongoro
:: Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
:: Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge
:: Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge
:: Ngorongoro Crater Lodge