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Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge

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Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

The lodge sits on the crater rim and all the rooms have the most amazing view with the beds looking right out over the crater. The lodge is very nice and both the bar and restaurant area great. Really nice place to stay if visiting...More

1  Thank Lindsey R
Reviewed 14 November 2015

On safari with Tauck group - stayed here for 2 nights. Staff were amazing and made the stay extra special. Acrobat show from nearby tribe in the evening was fantastic. Food was delicious. Albert the naturalist is knowledgeable and gave great hike around the lodge....More

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Reviewed 14 November 2015

Terrific vieuws, luxorius rooms, delicious food, good entertaining, what else you can demand...I slept really well after a fabulous dinner, although the night was short because we got up at 6 am to drive to the Ngorongoro Crater. It was worth it! We saw two...More

1  Thank spacekrokodil
Reviewed 12 November 2015

We visited the Ngorongoro Crater in July 2015 as part of our African Safari tour. The drive up to Serena was gorgeous! The Lodge is located on the very edge of the cliff overlooking the crater and the views from our room was incredible! The...More

1  Thank lovestotravel2872
Reviewed 11 November 2015

What a great jumping off place for the crater safari. The hotel is clean and well run. The restaurant has good food, but the safari lunch boxes could be improved. There were musicians our first night and acrobats on the second night. Wifi and room...More

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16 January 2018|
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Response from Angie C | Reviewed this property |
Yes hairdryers are supplied with the usual shampoo, conditioner, shower gel .
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Response from John747_12 | Reviewed this property |
Certainly possible, my first visit to Ngorongoro Crater had a morning game drive after which we drove to the airport for an afternoon flight. My experience was part of a safari so really don't know how to organise a single... More
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"Again, no elevators, so if steps are an issue ask for something close to the top."
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"Lots of stairs and no lift that I could see"
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"Request an upper floor room for a better view of the Crater"
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"Don't use this hotel"
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