Ngorongoro Farm House
The Ngorongoro Crater is one of the most spectacular game haunts in Africa: it is also one of the biggest craters or more correctly calderas in the world, over 14.5km (9 miles) across, 610-760m (2,000-2,500ft) deep and covering 264sq km (102 sq miles). Game animals and birds are abundant inside the crater. All of the so-called “Big Five’ may be seen-Elephant, Lion, Black Rhinoceros, Hippopotamus and Buffalo. Other species encountered are Cheetah, Eland, Grant’s and Thompson’s Gazelles, Common Zebra, Wildebeest, a super-abundance of Spotted Hyaena, Hunting Dog, and, if one is lucky, Leopard … more information about the Ngorongoro crater
Located in the Ngorongoro Highlands, it is only minutes from the Ngorongoro Crater entrance gate. Ten spacious luxury bungalows are each decorated in a colonial style, complete with private baths. Additional facilities include a swimming pool and two dining areas. This small lodge is a perfect alternative to the big lodges on the Ngorongoro crater rim, offering personalised service and a special atmosphere. The lodge’s farm on the slopes of the crater has an organic vegetable garden which not only supplies the lodge, but many other lodges and. Visitors can enjoy fresh roasted coffee from the on site coffee plantation.