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2 Star Hotel
LEMALA NGORONGORO is an intimate camp set in a delightful ancient acacia forest on the rim of the crater, next to the quiet Lemala access route. The camp has 12 spacious canvas tents to ensure intimacy and minimal impact on the pristine forest environment. The tents accommodate two...
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Ngorongoro Crater Rim, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Everything was great, service was second to none. A great way to safari, saw all the animals we wanted to see and a whole lot more!! Could not believe how good the food was, given where we were the chef cooks up a storm. Enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The camp is well situated with easy access to the crater as mentioned in numerous reviews. However, it doesn't impact you until you are actually there and experience it. We would not stay anywhere else in or by the crater. Camp is very well maintained...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed for 3 nights at this camp at the end of our 10 day safari trip. The location was amazing, inside the national Conservation area, we were the first car in the crater every morning. We also felt that the food was superior! Special...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We just returned form a 7 day safari in Tanznia and for two of those nights, we were at Lemala. We stayed in many tented camps, but what made Lemala special were the people. We were greeted by hot chocolate on a cold windy day...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I really enjoyed this place. The rooms were really nice, with big comfy beds and hot water bottles put in the beds before night to keep you warm. The showers are bucket showers, so you have to tell them when you want to shower so...More

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Jules286903
16 January 2018|
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Response from 6PATravelers | Reviewed this property |
The camp is wonderful and the staff is incredibly attentive but it is in the forest and you can not see the crater for the trees!!LOL.
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Tlell S
17 April 2017|
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Response from Veronica O | Property representative |
Its about 7 mins drive from our property down to the crater floor. We do have game drive vehicles at our property so you simply need to book in advance or through your travel agent or tour operator
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Mary2324
27 October 2016|
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Response from tandtmcd | Reviewed this property |
There is one tent that has all night power. We used it because my wife also uses Cpap . You MUST request it with your reservation.
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"Enjoy the talking showers!!"
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"All tents are great, from what I could see."
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"All tented rooms were identical with 9 being the farthest away from the lounge/dining area"
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"They all appeared to be identical and the place is quite small so the walk to the dining tent and back is..."
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