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    Crater Forest Tented Camp

    Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
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    • Excellent25%
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    • Average21%
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    “rough road” (2 reviews)
    “tented camp” (5 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 30 reviews

    Reviewed 29 May 2017

    Trip to the camp is a challenge, but is part of the experience. View is wonderfull. Nice panorama along the crater, coffee plantation. In the morning you might have some elephants that visit the camp. But that's all there is to it. Tents are is...More

    Thank Quinten D
    Reviewed 15 March 2017

    This place is placed 15 km out of a really bad road. When its raining its nearly impossible to reach the lodge. The tents are really old and disgusting. After being at the place for an hour, we decided to leave the lodge and find...More

    1  Thank DKanonym
    Reviewed 19 January 2017

    The camp is beautiful and also an affordable option in the Ngorongoro area. The tents have pretty furnishment and good showers. The most amazing thing is probably the view from the tents, we saw elephants grazing about 50 meters from the tent when we arrived....More

    Thank michael451
    Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

    Beautiful lodge nestled amongst coffee fields & few kilometres from Ngorongoro gate, with fantastic views, great service & wonderful, cozy atmosphere, most recommendable! Loved the banana leaf roofing & the fireplace in the tent!

    Thank Oscar P
    Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

    We loved our stay at crater forest. Our tented camp looked out into the mountain side near the Ngorongoro Crater. When we arrived, we could see elephants and buffalo from our deck! More like "glamping", with a tent set up on a platform high above...More

    1  Thank TwoChicas
    Response from MoivaroLodges, Guest Relations Manager at Crater Forest Tented CampResponded 18 December 2016

    Dear Guests, Thank you for staying with us at Crater Forest, and posting your feedback. The location of our camp is unique, bordering the conservation area. As you mention, the road to reach our camp from the main road, is no different from the dirt...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$ 236 - US$ 320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 15
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    • Arusha Region >
    • Ngorongoro Conservation Area
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    Room Tips
    "Most tents have very nice views of the forest."
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    "All pretty much the same."
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    "we had tent 7 which has a great view in the morning but was very cold as it opens our to the forest."
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    "Ask for a room with a view on the forested slopes behind the camp for a chance to see the elephants!"
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