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    Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge

    Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
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    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed at the Ngorongoro Serena for one night. It's a larger hotel and a bit more impersonal than the other safari hotels we stayed at, but that is to be expected due to the size of the hotel. We arrived to a warm welcome...More

    Thank Girlstar128
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Love the location of this hotel/lodge. Beautiful... Had 3 deer outside my room/balcony in the evening just eating grass. They did not care if I was there or not. The people working at the hotel were very pleasant.

    Thank Betty D
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Stayed here as a base for the safari and what a delightful place it is. Beautifully decorated, excellent facilities, attentive staff. The rooms are very tastefully decorated with fantastic views over the crater. Food is good with plenty of variety to suit all tastes. Entertainment...More

    Thank Angie C
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Good standard of accommodation with fab views all around. We had cape buffalo just below our room. The lodge has a good African feel with its decor reception and bar areas have log fires for the cooler nights. Staff put hot water bottles in your...More

    Thank Moya N
    Response from SerenaHotels, General Manager at Ngorongoro Serena Safari LodgeResponded yesterday

    Dear Valuable Guest, Thank you for a wonderful review and for staying with us. Much appreciate for sharing with us your experiences and we are delighted that you had wonderful time. Looking forward to welcome you yet again at the Serena Lodge. Thank you, Dismas...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hotel has a very distinct feel even for the region it is in. The hotel has a great view into the Ngorongoro Crater, and the wildlife effectively comes right up to the walls. we got to wake to a small herd of buffalo walking...More

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    • US$394 - US$824 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    21 October 2017|
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    Response from John747_12 | Reviewed this property |
    Certainly possible, my first visit to Ngorongoro Crater had a morning game drive after which we drove to the airport for an afternoon flight. My experience was part of a safari so really don't know how to organise a single... More
    8 August 2017|
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    Response from John747_12 | Reviewed this property |
    20 minutes in a safari vehicle
    Room Tips
    "Get a room on the 2nd floor."
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    "Try to get a view of the crater when available, clouds roll up mountain often and can block view."
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    "All rooms have a view"
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    "apparently the second floor rooms offer a better view but we found the view to be fine on the first level as..."
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