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    Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge

    Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
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    “hot water” (119 reviews)
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    Free Internet
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    1 - 5 of 1,109 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Stayed at the lodge with the family for one night before going to the crater. Compared to the places we had stayed in Serengeti and Tarangire this is a much larger and busier place which we didn't expect. The view from the main building was...More

    Thank Kjelgaard
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The rooms are huge, but the place was built 20+ years ago and they need an upgrade. My bed wasn't very comfortable and you could hear everything in either room on both sides. I realized that sopas are not for me and I would much...More

    Thank Daniel K
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    After a day of touring the Ngorogoro Crater this was a lovely place to spend the night. The hotel is perched on the edge of the rim of the crater. I enjoyed watching sunset from the lodges' considerable porch. The view from the room was...More

    Thank JuliaTheItinerant
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Great lodge with fantastic view. No complains at all. A buffalo came in the night to drink water from the pool and next day a zebra. This is how close you are to the wildlife even if it doesn't seem so.

    Thank vassilis764
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Initially we were slightly disappointed at the crater view from our room as it was a partial glimpse through the trees but the room was comfortable and clean. The pool area had the best crater view though the altitude means low cloud may limit this...More

    Thank alan2303
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    • Free Internet
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    • US$555 - US$689 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Arusha Region >
    • Ngorongoro Conservation Area
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    ParulVirenKhanna
    18 May 2017|
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    Response from ChrigiZH | Reviewed this property |
    Hi as there is no possibility to eat in a restaurant... Full Board is the way to go... You have to keep in mind that you're in the middle of nowhere and there aren't any restaurants except the lodge... We alway had breakfast... More
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    Julie M
    21 March 2017|
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    Response from Ken A | Property representative |
    Hello Julie M, Thanks for your enquiry. July up at the crater is one of the chilliest months. The lodge is located at one of the highest points on the eastern rim of the crater - 7800 ft above sea level. For that time of... More
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    24 December 2016|
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    Response from MarkJonesDownUnder | Reviewed this property |
    Our boys were in the twin room, it was ok. Views are over the "valley" and I don't think you'll find any substandard rooms - that's not how they operate. If any issues, I'm confident that they would be resolved, the staff... More
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    "Ask for one closer to the lodge if you don't want to walk uphill."
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    "Best view of Ngorongoro crater"
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    "All the rooms share the same view of the Ngornongro crater."
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    "Try getting a lodge room closer to the lobby and on the second level."
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