Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge: Our full report
On the opposite side of the crater, the 75-room Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge is slightly smaller, but of a similar standard to the Sopa Lodge. It has a fantastic location, however the rooms are simply comfortable.
In northern Tanzania, on the opposite side of the crater, the 75-room Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge is slightly smaller, but of a similar standard to the nearby Sopa Lodge. Perched on the rim of the crater, it has a fantastic location with captivating views of the caldera of the Ngorongoro Crater, which is 19,2km in diameter whilst the Crater floor sits 610m below.
The rooms are comfortable but relatively simple, built from natural stone and wood. The Rhino Lounge Bar has a wide open-air terrace that offers a superb view of the Crater. Big field glasses are placed along the balcony so that guests can have a closer look at the game grazing below. The Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge is a good, affordable option from which to explore the local area.
Health & safety
Malarial protection recommended: Yes