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    Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge

    Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
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    1 - 5 of 934 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This is a very large lodge that offers guided walking tours, evening entertainment, a gift shop, and room service. The views from the balconies are amazing, and the staff pleasant. The dining room is a bit dingy and during meals can get quite noisy and...More

    Thank drmrwh
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed at the Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge for one night in June. Really appreciated the wide doors and windows in the room because the view was breathtaking. Sitting in the balcony with the crater before us was almost surreal. It was like an alien...More

    Thank Wanderlander
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This Serena Lodge has rooms and a lounge with spectacular views of the crater and lake below. Exposed stone walls give it a unique character. The beds are comfy and the surprise was a hot water bottle in the bed. The dance performance in the...More

    Thank Malini D
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed 2 nights while on safari. it is a beautiful place, both the lodge and the surroundings. The lodge is above the crater so in July is cooler especially at night. Staff was wonderful. rooms are great with a balcony to look out at...More

    Thank susan o
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Our family stayed at the Serena Lodge while on safari. It was perfect from start to finish! We were greeted with a glass of passion fruit juice and a warm towel to freshen up. The service was wonderful, and the rooms very clean. It was...More

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    • US$421 - US$848 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 74
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    • Ngorongoro Conservation Area
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    Cayt T
    23 July 2017|
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    Response from Kilimanjarobrothers | Reviewed this property |
    There is no mosquitoes repellant plug-ins in the room since there are no mosquitoes at all at the area. It is cold enough at this area as it is not far from the crater and normally mosquitoes don’t live in cold areas. There... More
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    22 May 2017|
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    16 April 2017|
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    Response from SerenaHotels | Property representative |
    The weather is not constant/predictable at the moment as some days are raining and others sunny. In addition, Ngorongoro stand at a higher altitude so it gets chilly in the evening and you might want to bring warm clothing... More
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    "I think all rooms have view of the crater valley below"
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    "Rooms are at different levels and the hotel may not be comfortable for those using wheel chairs or not..."
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    "Our travel agency booked this lodge for us as a part of their tour package."
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    "There are fantastic views from EVERY room."
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