Ngorongoro Farm House

Featuring 52 beautiful ensuite rooms, Ngorongoro Farm House is reminiscent of an old colonial homestead with its tasteful decor, thatched roofs and tranquil flower gardens.

Facing the Oldeani Volcano, Ngorongoro Farm House is reminiscent of an old colonial homestead with its tasteful decor, thatched roofs and tranquil flower gardens. There are 52 ensuite rooms on this large property, with details such as four-poster beds, large armchairs and fireplaces to ensure the utmost comfort of guests. Some rooms are specially designed to accommodate children, with three canopied beds and plenty of floor space.

The main lodge contains a lounge, restaurant and expansive deck offering panoramic views of the volcano, while the manicured landscape below invites a stroll. Meals at this lodge are made predominantly using ingredients grown or sourced at the lodge’s farm, which you can explore on foot during your stay.

Other things to do include guided walks either along the roads surrounding Ngorongoro Farm House for some cultural insight into rural Maasai life or within the Ngorongoro Conservation Area to appreciate its wild beauty. Alternatively, you can visit the wellness centre, which offers invigorating massages.


How to get to Ngorongoro Farm House

Ngorongoro Farm House is an easy 2 hour drive from Arusha and close to both Lake Manyara (38km) and Tarangire (84km) national parks. Charter flights land at the Ngorongoro airstrip, whilst scheduled flights utilise the Manyara airstrip.

Activities at Ngorongoro Farm House

  • Game drives in the Ngorongoro Crater and Conservation Area
  • Treks in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area
  • Maasai guided walks
  • Farm tours
  • Massages and spa treatments

*Some activities are available at extra cost.

Ngorongoro Farm House Highlights

  • A tasteful, thatched lodge built in the style of a colonial-era homestead
  • Just outside the Ngorongoro Conservation Area Lolduare entrance
  • Views of the Oldeani Volcano
  • A wide range of well-appointed rooms to choose from
  • Activities including Maasai-guided walks and farm tours

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Accommodation at the Ngorongoro Crater

Below are some of our preferred tented camps and safari lodges in the Ngorongoro Crater and Karatu regions. Please contact us to tailor accommodation options to suit the style of your trip and your budget.

Gibb’s Farm

Gibb’s Farm is a former colonial homestead comprising of a central farmhouse and 17 charming guest cottages located in Karatu, a lush area of flower farms and coffee plantations.

Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge

Nestled in 50 acres of pristine bush just 5 minutes’ from the Crater entrance, Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge comprises of 20 standalone, sumptuously appointed guest cottages.

Kitela Lodge

Exclusive Kitela Lodge overlooks the eastern wall of the Ngorongoro Crater, lush coffee plantations and a cascading waterfall. Guests are accommodated in 20 beautiful romantic suites.

Ngorongoro Farm House

Featuring 52 beautiful ensuite rooms, Ngorongoro Farm House is reminiscent of an old colonial homestead with its tasteful decor, thatched roofs and tranquil flower gardens.

Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Clinging to the edge of the rim, the exquisite Ngorongoro Crater Lodge is like something out of a fantasy. The property is renowned for its unique design and high standards of service.

Ngorongoro Serena Lodge

Perched on the rim of the caldera, Ngorongoro Serena Lodge features 75 comfortable guest rooms built with local stone, each featuring uninterrupted views over the Ngorongoro Crater.

Lemala Ngorongoro Tented Camp

Lemala Ngorongoro Tented Camp is set in ancient forest on the Ngorongoro Crater rim, and provides guests with privileged access to the game-rich crater floor.

Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge

Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge sits on the highest point of the Ngorongoro Crater rim. Themed around traditionally circular African houses with conical roofs, it features 97 comfortable rooms all with a view.

The Highlands Ngorongoro

Located the slopes of the Olmoti Volcano to the north of the Ngorongoro Crater, the Highlands Ngorongoro offers guests an exclusive wilderness experience with all the trimmings of a premium

Entamanu Ngorongoro

Entamanu Ngorongoro is located high on the caldera rim offers views of sunrise over the Ngorongoro Crater and sunset over the Serengeti plains. There are just 6 stunning canvas guest tents

The Manor at Ngorongoro

Nestled in hills to the south of the Ngorongoro Crater lies The Manor at Ngorongoro masterfully blends old-world Afro-European grandeur and service with modern-day East African style and hospitality.

Arusha Coffee Lodge

Situated on one of Tanzania’s largest coffee plantations, Arusha Coffee Lodge is the perfect haven for before or after an exciting safari


Ngorongoro Crater and Tanzania Itineraries

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