We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Travellers' Choice award winner
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

634 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge
See the most recent reviews
Showing 525: English reviews
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 21 January 2017

This lodge ranked a unanimous #1 amongst five that our family visited in our 8-day safari trip to Tanzania over the Christmas 2016 holiday. All were fabulous, but the combination of funky architecture, antiques, comfort, service, food, fireplaces, rose petals, views from the rim of the crater made Crater Lodge the winner. We were lucky enough to be in the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank currituckgolf
New York City, New York
Reviewed 12 January 2017

My family stayed at the lodge last week and had an incredible stay. The rooms are 5 star, the staff is friendly and efficient. The food is top notch. Seeing the Buffalo on the lawn as we walked to and from dinner was just one of the many highlights of our stay. Irene is a fantastic host, her passion and...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank dtracy1
Los Angeles, CA
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We traveled to Ngorongoro at the end of an amazing bush and beach time with both andBeyond and Kempinski. We had first heard about Ngorongoro from a South African ranger in Kruger who had only heard about how incredible the place was and who told us about the unique environment, so it was in our minds. We then saw Tony...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank N1120A
Drummondville, Canada
Reviewed 5 January 2017

this breath taking place is fantastic after a day of game... couldn't ask for more! The only thing is to be aware that their is alot of stairs so if you travel with alot of luggages or old or Young people... This is good to know. The staff is great and the food was nice.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Genevieveowner
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We spent two nights of our safari honeymoon here. The honeymoon suite was absolutely incredible and the staff went the extra mile to make it romantic. The game drive and bush walk were incredible as well.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank erbdrake
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This had my favorite lodging facilities from our stay in Tanzania. The room had a fire place that our butler lit every evening and the housekeeper had a bath ready after each game drive. The shower was uniquely designed. And buffalo joined us each evening, which we viewed safely from our deck. Our butler, Nemes created a fantastic in-room dinner...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank JTOwings
Reviewed 30 December 2016

My wife and I stayed here in October 2016 (just getting around to doing some reviews) and this place is simply faultless. From the obviously unrivalled views to the food and attention to every detail, its probably the best place we've ever stayed. Thanks to Irene and Simon who looked after us and did a simply outstanding job.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Dunks_roaming_earth
Castile and Leon, Spain
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We were very much looking forward to our stay in the Lodge, so much we even changed our itinerary and dates to make sure we could squeeze in two nights here. We liked the setting, food, views and game driving (although it is less of an adventure given all the animals are inside the caldera and the rangers cannot leave...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank gmca1999
Healdsburg, California
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We stayed for 2 nights in November 2016. Our room was beautiful, spacious, big bathroom, comfortable bed looking out to the crater, great views. The staff was helpful, courteous, always asking if we needed anything. The chef prepared excellent meals. Our guide was very knowledgeable, pointing out and identifying all the birds and wildlife. I think the best lodge at...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank debbied433
Hove, Belgium
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Congratulations to provide such a great location with magnificent views into the Crater. Congratulations to all the staff for their hard work ,for being available at any time to the guests and for their professionalism. Congratulations to" the chef" for the somptuous breakfast,lunches (in the lodge or the picnicks) and dinners. Congratulations to our guide for the excellent game drives...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank WALTER H

614 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (610)
Viewed
Room/Suite (103)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (102)
Viewed
Dining (67)
Viewed
Bathroom (44)
Viewed
View from Room (40)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
1:33
Videos (2)
Viewed
Other (248)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Ngorongoro Conservation Area
0.3 km away
Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge
Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge
#1 of 39 in Ngorongoro Conservation Area
393 reviews
12.3 km away
Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
#6 of 39 in Ngorongoro Conservation Area
1,079 reviews
21.9 km away
Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge
Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge
#7 of 39 in Ngorongoro Conservation Area
1,467 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
19.5 km away
Gibb's Farm
Gibb's Farm
#1 of 47 in Karatu
604 reviews
25.1 km away
The Manor at Ngorongoro
The Manor at Ngorongoro
#4 of 39 in Ngorongoro Conservation Area
297 reviews
0.0 km away
Lemala Ngorongoro Tented Camp
Lemala Ngorongoro Tented Camp
#14 of 39 in Ngorongoro Conservation Area
155 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Near andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Steeped in romance, each stilted, handcrafted banana thatch suite at andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge is adorned with graceful antiques and unforgettable opulence. Ensuite bathrooms, with a centrepiece of fresh roses, feature huge showers and chandelier-lit bathtubs, while floor-to-ceiling windows ensure breathtaking views from all around. ... more   less 

Additional Information about andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Address: Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Hotel Class:5 star — andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 30
Also Known As:
Ngorongoro Crater Hotel Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Hotel Ngorongoro Crater
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge staff and other travellers.
8 questions
Ask a question
Los Altos, California
over a year ago
1 month ago

See all questions (8)

Questions? Get answers from andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms great”
 of 5 bubbles hb12016, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Amazing Views of the Crater, Great Food and Entertainment!”
 of 5 bubbles trishgayton1980, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All seem good”
 of 5 bubbles 920PaulM, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the lower side of the hill offer unobstructed views of the crater”
 of 5 bubbles Greenlighttravels, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose the Tree Camp if available.”
 of 5 bubbles currituckgolf, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
5 of 5