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    Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge

    Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
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    Dining (39)
    • Excellent22%
    • Very good41%
    • Average24%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible4%
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    “hot water” (35 reviews)
    “viewing deck” (5 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 428 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The front of the lodge and lobby and restaurant look lovely. The view is fantastic. I don't know if the staff have any issues but the pipes do. The plumbing is loud when the toilet is flushed or a tap is turned on. The water...More

    Thank pinga1
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The views from the lodge were simply stunning. There is a large outdoor seating area with large binoculars to see into the crater. We were there in November so it was very cold. We needed to be well wrapped up. There was a beautiful fire...More

    Thank Laura H
    Reviewed 8 November 2017

    Thanks to previous TripAdvisor reviews; we weren't expecting much from our night at the lodge. Glad we weren't, and a little sad it was the location of our final night of safari. Our guide had told us that the Wildlife Lodge was the original hotel...More

    Thank Danielle B
    Reviewed 19 October 2017

    Quality 2, Service 2, Food 1 (out of 5) We did not pick this place. Our travel agent "upgraded" us to this lodge and didn't inform us. Besides the food poisoning, there were so many things wrong with this place: -moth swimming in cheese balls...More

    1  Thank EricSeattle1313
    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    Stayed here as part of our tour. The ONLY reason to be in this hotel is for the view. It is amazing, and I understand it is the only hotel that has such a view in the area. The view of the crater is stunning....More

    1  Thank larlen
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    691 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Ngorongoro Conservation Area
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 75
    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Arusha Region >
    • Ngorongoro Conservation Area
    • Also Known As
    • Ngorongoro Wildlife Hotel Ngorongoro Conservation Area ,
    • Ngorongoro Wildlife Conservation Area
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    Traveller (525)
    Room & Suite (97)
    Dining (39)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (372)
    Bathroom (12)
    Family and Play Areas (4)
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    22 September 2016|
    Response from mountainhigh78 | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry~I am not sure. We did everything through Avocet Tanzania Tours. They are amazing and a great price for everything that was included. Highly recommend them!
    21 October 2015|
    Response from Devdutt A | Property representative |
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    Room Tips
    "every room has a great view (and that's the only positive!)"
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    "Tip - don't stay here"
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    "All rooms face the crater"
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    "If you are close to the central hall, the WiFi works in the room as well."
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