Ngorongoro Sopa 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.
On arrival you will be welcomed with a hot towel and a glass of refreshing juice, much needed after the long journey.
From the reception area you will see the breathtaking view of the crater..
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.
The lower lobby has large glass doors, which open onto the verandah, with a view of the pool. Here you can enjoy cocktails, while watching the most spectacular view of the sunset anywhere on the Crater rim.
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
The menus offer good choice and at dinner you will have the opportunity to try a traditional African dish
Temperatures can drop in the evening and the bar area offers a cosy environment.
Ammenities & Services
* Gift Shop
* Internet Café
* Swimming Pool
* Baby Sitting
* Turn-down service
* Coffee Bar
Weddings at the Lodge
Ngorongoro Sopa is the ideal setting for small wedding ceremonies. Wedding packages are tailored for intimate events.
Bush breakfast with champagne
Bush lunch/ BBQ
Sundowner + bar snacks
Sundowner + canapés
Sundowner + canapés + 45 minutes open bar
The restaurant area serves a buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner. Afternoon tea can be taken in the coffee bar or outside. High teas can be arranged for children and we are happy to cater for special diets if advised in advance.
This cosy area has 4 real fires and comfortable seating, where you can relax and enjoy your drinks at any time of day. The bar area has roof to ceiling windows to enjoy the view.
Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge: