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Ngorongoro Tented Camp
3 out of 5
Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Arusha Region
The price is $575 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28
16.42 mi from city center
Ngorongoro Tented Camp
Ngorongoro Lions Paw
3.5 out of 5
Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Arusha
The price is $515 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28
16.23 mi from city center
Ngorongoro Lions Paw
Burudika Manyara Lodge
3.5 out of 5
Mto Wa Mbu, Lake Manyara National Park, Manyara
The price is $132 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28
46.19 mi from city center
Burudika Manyara Lodge
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Karatu Simba Lodge
3.5 out of 5
Rhotia Valley Road, Karatu
The price is $254 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
30.25 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)

"Spectacular landscape and area, with beautiful sunset and sunrise. Close enough to Ngorongoro conserva"…"

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2019

Karatu Simba Lodge
Angata Ngorongoro
3.5 out of 5
Ngorongoro, Ngorongoro Conservation Area
The price is $537 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
8.06 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Amazing!

"Very professional and well trained staffs - friendly and willing to help actively. Fantastic food and facility. Saw buffalos at night with hotel staff's assistance. Overall a very impressive stay and will come back in the future."…"

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2018

Angata Ngorongoro
Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
4 out of 5
Crater Rim, Ngorongoro Conservation Area
The price is $225 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
12.57 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (12 reviews)
Incredible service

"The view here is great. The food was good, not five star but solid. The staff there are excellent. True good service and very nice people. The spa service was a joy after so many days in the car. Would do again."…"

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2020

Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge
5 out of 5
Ngorongoro Crater, PO BOX 6222, Ngorongoro Conservation Area
The price is $922 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28
15.01 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (29 reviews)

"We had a great stay here. It is a bit rustic but comfy. Some of the furniture had staining and should be replaced. Food is the best part. Chef is very good. Amazing donuts and the best curry I have ever had. I do wish they had more games for kids ie checkers or cards. The staff is amazing. They work ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2019

Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge
Elewana Serengeti Pioneer Camp
3.5 out of 5
Seronera, Serengeti National Park
The price is $1,101 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
51.67 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
A special Serengeti Experience

"The location and setting is magnificent, but what made Pioneer so special is the wonderful service by all the staff working under the perfect oversight of Manager Simon. Our tent butler, Juma, was a special delight. The nightly dining under the stars was so special and the meals were excellent. We ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2018

Elewana Serengeti Pioneer Camp
Africa Safari Lake Natron
3 out of 5
Lake Natron, Lake Natron
The price is $51 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
49.73 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Gem of our trip

"Great place, super friendly and professional staff - some of the best we met across Northern Tanzania and Zanzibar. Hotel is 15 minutes walking distance to the lake with all its amazing abundance of birds. We went there by ourselves and enjoyed meeting a team of zebras in the bushes nearby :) Bring ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020

Africa Safari Lake Natron
Chaka Camp
4 out of 5
SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK, Ngorongoro Conservation Area
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28.36 mi from city center
Chaka Camp
Ngorongoro Forest Tented Lodge
3 out of 5
10116 Arusha, Karatu, Arusha
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $114 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28
28.2 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)

"Great value - all the benefits of a super-pricey lodge without the cost"…"

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2018

Ngorongoro Forest Tented Lodge
Crater Forest Tented Camp
3 out of 5
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Ngorongoro Conservation Area
The price is $227 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28
15.34 mi from city center
2.8/5 (4 reviews)

"Except for the road, which could actually ruin the stay before it even starts. But on getting there, it was perfect. The food was good, and Gerald was very welcoming and made it very easy there. We were booked for two nights, but since the following day we were going to Ngorongoro, we were not ready ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2020

Crater Forest Tented Camp
Ngorongoro Lodge & Campsite
3 out of 5
Karatu, Karatu
The price is $76 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28
28.28 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (2 reviews)
Comfortable, overpriced.

"We sayed at ngorongoro lodge & campsite for one night following a safari. We booked our stay one day in advance due to poor planning on our part, as we were supposed to catch a public land cruiser from Karatu earlier in the day. The staff did not know we were coming, but they welcomed us nevertheless. ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2019

Ngorongoro Lodge & Campsite
Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge
4 out of 5
Unnamed Rd, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Arusha
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15.88 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (4 reviews)
Amazing View

"Older style lodge with a great view. cozy lodge still bar and sitting area with a fire place. rooms are a bit out dated."…"

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2019

Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge
Farm of Dreams Lodge
4 out of 5
Plot no.3&4 Gyekrum Area, Karatu, Arusha
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28.93 mi from city center
3.4/5 (5 reviews)
Generally very good but...

"Great location (for one or more nights) en route to/from Serengeti and Ngorogoro, just 30 mins drive from entrance to the latter. In the opposite direction are the Taragine and Lake Manyara National Parks, both about 1.00-1.25 hours’ drive away. Situated in well-maintained and secure grounds, the ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

Farm of Dreams Lodge
Ngorongoro Wild Camps
4 out of 5
Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Arusha Region
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $324 per night from Feb 28 to Mar 1
14.28 mi from city center
Ngorongoro Wild Camps
Pakulala Safari Camp - East Africa Camps
3 out of 5
Area de Conservacion del Ngorongoro, Ngorongoro Conservation Area
The price is $532 per night from Mar 9 to Mar 10
13.81 mi from city center
Pakulala Safari Camp - East Africa Camps
Hostel Ebeneza
2.5 out of 5
Ngorongoro, Ngorongoro Conservation Area
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13.17 mi from city center
Hostel Ebeneza
Mawe Luxury Tented Camp
4 out of 5
Central Serengeti, Serengeti National Park
The price is $250 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28
46.76 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (11 reviews)

"My friends and I spent two nights at the mawe luxury tented camp in Dec 2019. We started driving from our hotel in Arusha around 9am in the morning expecting to arrive to the tent between 5-6pm in the evening however due to bad road conditions and heavy rain, our car and several others were stack ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Mawe Luxury Tented Camp
Migunga Tented Camp
3 out of 5
Mto wa Mbu, Lake Manyara National Park
The price is $227 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28
39.51 mi from city center
Migunga Tented Camp
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Visiting Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Visitors can enjoy all that Ngorongoro Conservation Area has to offer including the volcano viewpoints, safari tours, and lakeside setting. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its local tours.

  • There are 9 hotels and other accommodations in Ngorongoro Conservation Area
  • The closest major airport is in Lake Manyara (LKY), 37.5 mi (60.3 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Ngorongoro Conservation Area

The city's natural beauty is on display at Lake Magadi, Lake Masek, and Ndutu Lake. Additionally, you can explore the sights and enjoy the activities in the larger area.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 9 hotels and other lodging options available to pick from in Ngorongoro Conservation Area. This is a top rated place to stay based on Expedia user reviews:

Dressing for Ngorongoro Conservation Area

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 88°F during the day and 62°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 84°F, while the average at night is 59°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 82°F with nighttime averages of 58°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 87°F and nighttime averages of 59°F
  • Average annual rainfall for Ngorongoro Conservation Area is 1.34 inches
  • Usually February and January are the hottest months with an average of 88°F, whereas September and August are often coldest, averaging 58°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Ngorongoro Conservation Area?
Based on our traveler data, Angata Ngorongoro is one of the top choices for your stay. This 3.5-star tentalow offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Other good options for your trip include Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge and Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Ngorongoro Conservation Area, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the top deals on offer in Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Ngorongoro Conservation Area?
To access more information about changing or cancelling your trip to Ngorongoro Conservation Area, click here.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Ngorongoro Conservation Area?
Based on reviews, Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge is a popular lodge for our travelers who want a more economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi.
What's the best hotel for families in Ngorongoro Conservation Area?
Crater Forest Tented Camp is a top 3-star tentalow on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other choices for your kid-friendly vacation include Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge and Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge.
What's the best hotel for a romantic getaway to Ngorongoro Conservation Area?
Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge is a favorite 5-star lodge for couples, and features premium bedding and fireplaces.
What are some hotels with pools in Ngorongoro Conservation Area?
Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge is a popular 5-star lodge featuring an outdoor pool, a full-service spa, and free cooked-to-order breakfast.
What is the best spa hotel in Ngorongoro Conservation Area?
Ngorongoro Lions Paw is a top spa hotel featuring a restaurant and a bar. Enjoy a massage at the on-site spa. In-room massages are also available. Other popular spa hotels in Ngorongoro Conservation Area include Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge and Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge.
What is the best accommodation for staying close to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO)?
Kia Lodge is a popular 3.5-star lodge featuring free breakfast and a restaurant. It’s located a short 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Kilimanjaro Intl. Airport. Another top choice near the airport is Airport Planet Lodge at Kilimanjaro Airport, located 3.6 mi (5.8 km) away.
What is staying in Ngorongoro Conservation Area like?
Visitors can enjoy all that Ngorongoro Conservation Area has to offer including the lake views and local tours. This city also attracts tourists with its relaxing and scenic setting. In Ngorongoro Conservation Area, there are 14 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
What is there to see in Ngorongoro Conservation Area?
Natural beauty is on display at Ndutu Lake, Lake Magadi, and Lake Masek.
What's the seasonal weather like in Ngorongoro Conservation Area?
The hottest months are usually January and February with an average temp of 75°F, while the coldest months are July and August with an average of 68°F. Average annual precipitation for Ngorongoro Conservation Area is 38 inches.

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