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Exploreans Ngorongoro Lodge

5.0 of 5 Cabin/Campground   |   Karatu district, Ngorongoro Conservation Area 6222, Tanzania
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

During our safari in Tanzania we spend one night in the Exploreans lodge and we can highly recommend this lodge to everyone! We arrived late in the afternoon at the exploreans lodge and from the very beginning the entire staff was very friendly and they tried to make our stay as comfortable as possible! Every wish we had was fulfilled:... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Luxury resort, the all inclusive package was excellent. Meals were tasty. Rooms were large, clean well appointed, could have accommodated 4 adults easily in each suite. Fires available on cold days. Beautiful view. Lovely gardens. They grow their own vegetables, I was disappointed we didn't see more of those veggies at our meals. Stanley the manager was so attentive and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our last stop of our 10-day safari and it was one of the best accommodations. The suites are spacious and well-appointed. Each suite has a living room, master br and full deck. The 2-sided fireplace was an excellent touch, and the service is excellent. We traveled with our 2 boys and they had their own suite, which they... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Six of us stayed there in 3 villas . This was by far the best hotel stay of our Safari. The Hotel is beautiful in an amazing setting. Our accomodation was spacious and in exquisite taste. Our meals were absolutely delicious. The chef went out of his way to cater to our needs(my sister and her husband wanted Indian food... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were 2 nights at this lovely and well appointed property. The individual bungalows situated on a hill are spacious and very comfortable with a lovely balcony overlooking the forest. Staff are very friendly and helpful. The only (very minor) complaint is the telephone is situated far away from the bed so for wake up calls in the dark there... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great lodge following on as it did after the Serengeti tented camp. Wonderful way to break the journey to Arusha. Everything about this place is just great. Aesthetic lodges built on a hillside overlooking jungle and farms. As I type this review I can hear birds and nothing else. A walk in the garden will reward the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this tranquil setting. The Cottages are clean and modern with excellent facilities and views. The AI option is very convenient. The Manager was attentive and very helpful as we had a sick child. A doc was called out to assist. The food was amazing, fresh produce, excellent taste and presentation. Simply loved it. A great end to an amazing... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a luxury lodge. We had a two room suite, a bedroom and a living room. Every thing was clean and nicely appointed. Two fireplaces. A nice deck overlooking a hill side of lush greenery. We spent two nights here and were very comfortable. This lodge is close to the Ngorongoro Crater but not inside the park. It was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The cottages in this lodge are equipped with a living area, a large balcony and a fireplace. They are large and roomy, very comfortable after a day of safari, with superbe views of the forest (breathtaking at dawn). The main building has a good restaurant. You can also take advantage of the spa. The free Wi-fi is a plus in... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked Exploreans Ngorongoro based on the very high Tripadvisor rating. We were not part of an organised group/safari. Unfortunately, the lodge did not live up to our expectations and to the USD700+/night price tag. The grounds and gardens are stunning as is the position overlooking a quiet lush valley (outside the National Park and not near the crater). A... More

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Address: Karatu district, Ngorongoro Conservation Area 6222, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Exploreans Ngorongoro Lodge 5*
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