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andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

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montreal,canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

could not pick a better company than and Beyond with their 6 stars safari lodges and tours. We were looked after from the time we arrived in Arusha to the time we left. we were at 4 different and Beyond locations and all spectacular for being on Safari

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Waterloo, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

So amazing! This place truly lives up to Masai meets Versailles! The heated blankets in bed at night, cozy fireplace in the room, tub with a VIEW, this place has it all. I, unfortunately, wasn't feeling so great by the time we got to this segment of our trip... which was so disappointing because all the food I tried looked...

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This lodge has an interesting incredible location on the rim of the crater. The structure and layout is very well done and the ambience and interior decor is beautiful. Beautiful rooms with crater view and stunning bathrooms. Roses all over. Friendly and very profess staff, and Ana big menus and food.

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Menlo Park, California
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Anything better is pretty much impossible. Absolutely charming suites. Fantastic views of the Ngorongoro caldera from all windows in the room. Attentive staff. Excellent food. Our stay at the lodge was absolutely pleasant. What a delight!

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We came here after 7 days hiking Kilimanjaro and so happy we splurged. This is one of the best experiences of my life. The bath was ready for us when we arrived to our room, bubbles and rose petals plus the amazing view. I will never forget this experience of walking around the room and watching the phases of the...

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Benoni, South Africa
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This lodge is absolutely wonderful, great views, great food, lovely rooms. The staff are absolutely fantastic, nothing too much for them. We had snacks whilst watching the Masai Dancing, brilliant. Highlight was lunch in the Crater, it was pouring down, but the logistics were so, that you wouldn't notice it. The Game Rangers were very knowledgeable, especially impressed with the...

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Reviewed 27 March 2017

This is a beautiful lodge with lovely views across the crater. We sat and had a drink as the sun went down and relaxed after a full days safari. The rooms are comfortable, the food is good and the service excellent.

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Lake Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 27 March 2017

andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge is spectacular. We spent 3 nights in this amazing lodge and could have stayed longer. We were treated like royalty. The staff were fantastic, the room was gorgeous and the meals were first class. andBeyond rangers are so fantastic, i cannot say enough about these amazing men! We loved spending time in the lodge as much...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 24 March 2017

The Ngorongoro Crater Lodge is almost beyond description. Beautiful location and Staffed by extremely competent and friendly people. An excellent way to visit the crater which is also outstanding. &Beyond did a very good job organizing our safari and were helpful when we had to make some changes. They looked after us in Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania. No hesitation to...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Like a dream....everything about the lodge was outstanding. The views of the crater were stunning. Buffalo all around. The rooms were amazing....not to mention the hot baths that were ready for us. Wonderful service and great food. A must place to stay. Very convenient to the crater

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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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