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    Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge

    Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 9 October 2014

    We loved the place: location, staff, food. Especially the people: they were exceptionally helpful and responsive. Somebody told us it may get a little too crowded, but we really didn't notice, may be it wasn't the peak season end of September.

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    Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

    Location of this lodge is excellent (although we did arrive and leave in the hours of darkness!). The room was big and comfortable. The food was very good (buffet) But it was all a bit dated and in need of a renovation. Having said that,...More

    1  Thank JamesF_London
    Reviewed 9 October 2014

    What are the other reviewer comparing this too? Econo lodge? Red Roof Inn? The main lodge is nice but the rooms look like Motel 6. Not the charming decor of other lodging in the Serengeti. And be forewarned, there are over 90 rooms spread out...More

    Thank Karen W
    Reviewed 3 October 2014

    This hotel combines authentic decor with an outstanding view of the crater, and great service. The rooms are spacious and we had two double beds in our room, excellent food in the restaurant at dinner and breakfast and the staff are positively charming. We had...More

    1  Thank AmandaRGreen
    Reviewed 2 October 2014

    We stayed here in Sept. The lodge is an excellent choice for visiting Ngorongoro Crate. The location is very close to the floor of the crate. The room is lovely with very big walk in shower which has plenty of hot water with good water...More

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    18 May 2017|
    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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    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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    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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