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“A jewel getting its polish” 5 of 5 stars
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“A jewel getting its polish”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

Maasai men armed with spears and bows and arrows escort you to and from dinner to protect you from wildlife nearby. You wake up at midnight to the low grumble of a lion fifty yards from your room. You sit on wide, spacious decks and gaze for hours at Lake Eyasi below. The place has been open for only a year and it's still a but rough around the edges--no screens in the dining room, mismatched tiles in the ENORMOUS bathrooms--but it's a glorious, end-of-the-road place to stay. The food--a fixed menu--is terrific, the rooms are huge, the beds are dreamy. It's not for everyone, but if adventure brings you to Tanzania, then you should feel right at home at this property.

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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Ngorongoro, Ngorongoro Conservation Area 94, Tanzania
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Location: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service
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Ranked #21 of 31 Specialty Lodging in Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 20
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The camp is located in the most remarkable natural wonder in all of Africa and the World Heritage Site – Ngorongoro Crater. The camp has 20 spacious and luxuriouselevated tented rooms with private balconies that can host private dinners or lunches that overlooks Lake Eyasi. ... more   less 

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