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andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

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Jersey City, New Jersey
Reviewed 14 July 2014

If Ngorongo Crater is considered as one of the natural wonders, then perched on the rim of the crater itself is The Ngorongo Crater Lodge, a lavish wonderland. It will feel like you are in a dream. The individual villas are dotted across the property with spectacular views of the crater and Zebras and buffaloes roaming the grounds. As soon...

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Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 14 July 2014

After going on our first safari last year, my husband and I decided on a second trip. Having heard so much about Ngorongoro Crater Lodge, we decided that we had to go there. The staff was exceptionally friendly and the food was good. The main lodge was well decorated and comfortable. Fires were lit, drinks served before dinner, and conversation...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

Mandy , the general manger dies a terrific job , she comes and greets guests and gives everyone a very personal attention. The staff is extremely attentive and the food superb!! Game drives in the crater are the best you can get and I have no words for the excellence in housekeeping and the private butte let service . This...

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Westlake Village, California
Reviewed 10 July 2014

We just returned from a ten day safari experience in Tanzania that included the Crater lodge, Serengeti Under Canvas, and Lake Manyara Lodge - all andBeyond properties. They ALL exceeded our expectations (which were quite high), and the Crater Lodge property was the favorite of both my wife and myself. Our two adult children loved them all but liked the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2014

Difficult to describe this fantastic hotel in a fantastic setting with fantastic service. Not cheap but considering what you get and where is it, it is a real fantasy. The service of a five start hotel in one of the major world cities on top of the Ngorongoro Crater, which must be one of the most beautiful places in Earth....

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 6 July 2014

Such an eclectic property is such an amazing location. The hot bath with rose petals after a long but fabulous day in the crater is beyond fabulous. It would be very easy to enjoy a day of leisure at this property as there is plenty to see and do there, without going into the crater. Staff are fabulous. The 'gym...

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Gloucester, MA
Reviewed 28 June 2014

Gorgeous! Otherworldly! We arrived at the airstrip and were whisked off the the lodge by Joseph, who would be our ranger for our stay. The drive from the airstrip to the lodge was long, but beautiful. It was quite misty and foggy, which obstructed the views as we made our way along. We were greeted by staff members singing. Very...

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Palo Alto, California
Reviewed 24 June 2014

So please take this review with a grain of salt. Pros: 1) Lodging: The rooms are quite stately and very, very elegant. Starting with the bed, it is a king with some of the softest linen you will find in Africa. The rooms are built out of warm colored wood, which makes you just want to curl up and relax...

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3Thank CGO83
Reviewed 24 June 2014

The suites, the view, the food, the royal treatment. This is without a doubt one of the best hotels in the world and I would dare say the best one in Africa! Our stay here was impecable, We recommend it 100%.

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Mansfield Center
Reviewed 15 June 2014

you feel like kings and queens. everything about this place believe. Our butler kk took wonderful care of us. Fire , tub filled with hot water, rose petals on the rug,bottle of white wine chilling. every detail taken care of.food excellent, best box lunch i had the entire 7 day safari.wonderful views of the crater. We felt like very special...

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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
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