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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wood stove”(38 reviews)
“hot water”(52 reviews)
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Private Balcony
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Rhino Lodge is ideally located on the edge of the Ngorongoro crater rim. The Lodge was originally the home of Ngorongoro’s first conservator, and its developers have maintained the house’s original rustic, low-impact style and natural setting. Rhino Lodge offers a perfect base from...
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Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We carved out one night of camping because I got sick and ended up staying here last minute and I am glad we did. Rhino Lodge is a great rustic lodge, up on the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area with nice rooms and...More

Thank Maddie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice, comfortable and friendly lodge with good food and plenty of animals seen just sitting on the outside deck - buffalo, waterbuck, warthog. Ngorongoro can be very cold in the evenings and morning and the fires in the lounge/ dining room and in the...More

Thank 395ally
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

If you're looking for 7 star luxury, this is NOT the place for you. It's more like a decent boarding school. However, if you want a comfy bed, hot shower, surprisingly good food and helpful staff, look no further. Oh, and did I forget to...More

1  Thank DickEbird
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Sitting at the edge of the Ngorongoro crater, this was a lodge that was different from the ones we stayed before. Simple and basic, but our room (and I believe all rooms) came with a balcony. Our balcony looked out to the mountainous side of...More

1  Thank starzdevil
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Rhino Lodge is quaint, simple, comfortable accommodation in a spectacular location, surrounded by lush green forest and pretty gardens with friendly, helpful staff including local Masaai tribespeople. Steve and I were the very fortunate recipients of Manager Carolina's generous donation of one night's accommodation to...More

Thank kylieandsteve2016
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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$476 - US$1,979 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$476 - US$1,979 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (186)
Dining (49)
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D D
22 June 2018|
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Response from Rhino L | Property representative |
Morning very often fog and temperature between 10 - 15C Afternoon between 15- 20C Evening between 9 - 13C It is almost like this....suggest a sweater and windjacket.
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Edmine W
30 November 2017|
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Response from RobHigh | Reviewed this property |
Hello, we had to pay about 170 US-Dollar per night and per person. On the website the prices start at 145 US-Dollars. You have to pay a park-fee per (60US-Dollar per person and day) and a crater fee (300 US-Dollar per car... More
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23 November 2016|
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Response from mikko0o0 | Reviewed this property |
So sorry; i did not see this message. It was a part of our package, i am not sure what it worked out to per night. Hope you had fun!
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"Room 11 has a balcony backing the lush green hills! Loved it!"
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"all the rooms are the same"
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