NGONGORO SOPA LODGE
The Lodge Perched on the rim of the collapsed volcano, the Ngorongoro Crater, a world heritage site, often referred to as the eighth wonder of the world. It has the most magnificent views over the crater floor, which is home to vast herds of buffalo, wildebeest, zebra, the rare and endangered black rhino, elephant, cheetah, leopard, lion and herds of gazelle and wildebeest. Its position on the Eastern rim allows the most spectacular and uninterrupted views of the sunset.
Situated on the eastern rim of the Ngorongoro Crater, in the volcanic highlands of Tanzania, covering an area of some 240 square kilometers. The lodge is located 170 km from Arusha, approximately 4 hours drive and 40 minutes by air, with another 45 minutes transfer from the airstrip to the lodge.
On arrival you will be welcomed with a hot towel and a glass of refreshing
juice, much needed after the long journey.
The lobby is very spacious, has a high ceiling and a glass dome. Tea
and Coffee are freely available to our guests in the coffee bar area.
All of the 91 double bedrooms are very spacious and each two queen sized beds and a separate dressing area. Each room has a glass fronted verandah, where you may enjoy a private view of the Crater The lodge has 6 single rooms, all of which have a queen sized beds and glass fronted sliding doors.
The restaurant is in the shape of a rondvale, has a high roof and large
glass windows to view the crater. From the inside the ceiling resembles
the inside of an umberella
Temperatures can drop in the evening and the bar area offers a cosy environment, with real fires and comfortable seating to enjoy a pre-dinner or bedtime drink. The bar offers a selection of drinks, cocktails, wines and liqueur coffee.
Weddings at the Lodge
Ngorongoro Sopa is the ideal setting for small wedding ceremonies. Wedding packages are tailored for intimate events
Ngorongoro Sopa have the only swimming pool on the rim of the crater. Those looking to relax can lounge beside the pool, whilst enjoying a cooling drink.
A recent addition to the lodge, this offers you the chance to be in touch
with loved ones at home or simply download those stunning pictures from