Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge

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Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge enjoys a most spectacular location perched on the rim of the Crater in Tanzania, East Africa.

Guests are accommodated in comfort at the Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge having access to the lodge's many leisure facilities to make for an unforgettable and relaxing stay in East Africa.

The crater lodge nestles adjacent to the well known Serengeti and about 174 kilometres away from the town of Arusha. The transfers from Arusha will take approximately 4 and a half hours; an airstrip is available for guests who wish to fly directly to the lodge.

Room features:

  • Direct-dial telephone
  • Wi-Fi
  • Laundry, valet and shoeshine services
  • Mineral water and toiletries
  • Bathrobe and slippers
  • 24-hour room service
  • Safe and hairdryers (from reception)
  • 24-hour medical service.

Beautifully set around the rim, each of the rooms features their rock-enclosed balcony. The rooms are well-appointed with traditional Maasai carvings making for an authentic setting. The rooms enjoy uninterrupted vistas over the caldera.

Cultural dances and singing allow for great entertainment and to get to know the local culture. Dining can be enjoyed at various venues with sundowners and lunches at the magnificent crater itself.

Facilities and services:

  • Laundry and valet services
  • House-doctor on call 24 hrs
  • Current Exchange services
  • Gift shop
  • Safari boutique
  • Internet services
  • The TV room with satellite TV
  • Cultural dance and music
  • An extensive selection of sports and activities
  • Gift shop, business centre, Wi-Fi
  • Safari drives into the Crater daily
  • Viewing terraces
  • The dining room and bar with a central fire
  • 75 rock-built rooms with panoramic private balconies.


Travellers have the opportunity to participate in the exciting safari drives which lead through the untamed wilderness exploring the many animals which are home to the Ngorongoro Crater.

Walking safaris are accompanied by armed rangers whereby hikers get to know flora and fauna of this area and the smaller creatures of the bushveld. A visit to Maasai villages and nearby cattle markets make for an unforgettable memory.

  • Safari drives
  • Walking safaris and hikes
  • Empakai crater day visit
  • Sundowners on the rim of the Crater
  • Picnic lunch
  • Early morning breakfast in the Crater
  • Guided nature walks around the Crater Rim
  • Maasai dance and theatre nightly
  • Visits to Maasai villages and cattle markets
  • Massage services
  • Body stretch lessons
  • Swahili Language Lessons
  • Cooking Lessons
  • Traditional Instrument Lessons.


  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Housekeeping

Facilities Available at Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge

  • Hotel Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • Viewing deck

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FAQs about Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

Where about is Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge located?
Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge is located at the following location / address: Ngorongoro.