Ngorongoro wildlife lodge is located inside the conservation area few kilometers away from Ngorongoro airstrip next to the exit point of the crater road. Perched on the edge of the Ngorongoro crater rim known as the “garden of Eden” gives the guest unbelievable views
Ngorongoro wildlife lodge is situated at the South Eastern sector of Ngorongoro crater rim that provides clear view of the crater when one is just sited at his or her balcony at the lodge. The lodge is about 4 hours drive from the city of Arusha covering 185 Kilometers and just 60 kilometers from the tree climbing lions park called Lake Manyara national park.
Ngorongoro wildlife lodge is built in local African style using local materials like stones, wood and others with panoramic windows. The lodge has 80 spacious rooms all overlooking the Ngorongoro crater with 3 junior suites, one presidential suite and family rooms. The Ngorongoro wildlife lodge is unique in that all their rooms have en suite bathrooms, hairdryers, mini bars, coffee or tea making facilities and telephone.
Ngorongoro wildlife lodge has a remarkable history as one of the oldest lodges in Ngorongoro conservation area started by the government of Tanzania to provide luxury accommodation to the guests who visits the Ngorongoro crater. It became the first lodge to be constructed in Ngorongoro crater rim, the lodge has unique features like the Rhino shaped door handles, ornamental wall area, glass bead curtains and many more décor.
Activities around Ngorongoro wildlife lodge
Game viewing / Game drives are done both inside the crater and outside along the Ngorongoro conservation area. The most common animals outside the conservation area are Zebras, Giraffes, Gazelles, wildebeests, Eland and many more while if you descend to the crater the most common sited animals are lions, Elephants, Black Rhino, and others.
Visiting the Maasai villages where more women are bush making the local handcrafts like beads. In the evening the lodge has great entertainment from the maasai warriors who come to dance and sing their local songs. On dinning the dishes are served in Buffet style but with more varieties to fit all kind of guests with diet sensitivity taken very serious at all times. We have a relaxing Rhino bar fully stocked with all kinds of local and international wines. Credit card payments are also allowed at the lodge with most of the credit cards accepted at the lodge.