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    Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge

    Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    After being in safari for 7 days and being exhausted, dusty and tired, the Ngorongoro Serena felt like heaven! Incredible seating overlooking the caldera, and each room has a private balcony with comfortable chairs to just seat, relax and take it all in. The rooms...More

    Thank luisafish
    Response from SerenaHotels, General Manager at Ngorongoro Serena Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear valuable guest, Thank you for staying with us and for taking your precious time to share with us your experience. The team here is delighted to know that you had lovely time during your stay. As you have mentioned you felt like heaven, we...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The Serena Safari Lodge was the first lodge we stayed at on our safari after having experienced two different tented camps. I was really looking forward to this unique hotel, but found it was not really what I had hoped for. First, the setting. The...More

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    Response from SerenaHotels, General Manager at Ngorongoro Serena Safari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear valuable guest, Thank you for choosing Ngorongoro serena for your vacation, it is great for us to read this constructive feedback. As well thank you for your time taken to share with us the experiences at the lodge. We are happy that you enjoyed...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Loved this hotel. The uniqueness of the hotel can barely be beat. Has a great lodge feel with a warmth and intimacy that only the hospitality and friendliness of the Tanzanian people can infuse. The staff are friendly and helpful. They do a lovely song...More

    Thank Christina C
    Response from SerenaHotels, General Manager at Ngorongoro Serena Safari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear valuable guest, Thank you for staying with us and taking your precious moment to write this review. Much appreciate for your feedback, it was a pleasure having you here and we look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Dismas Simba General Manager

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This is lodge, one of the larger ones we stayed at during our safari, was the right mix of busy and quiet. The dining room was popping with people enjoying the good food, but the comfortable rooms were quiet, with private seating areas over looking...More

    Thank Judith P
    Response from SerenaHotels, General Manager at Ngorongoro Serena Safari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Judith, Greetings from the Ngorongoro Serena team and thank you for your feedback. Thank you for sharing your experiences with us, the team here is dedicated into offering the very best services to our clients and am very happy that you had wonderful experience....More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed two nights. The staff, the meals, the facilities, and the views were very nice. We liked walking out our room to look into the caldera in the evening. It is a good choice. A nice feature is the hot water bottles in the bed...More

    Thank rogerjm
    Response from SerenaHotels, General Manager at Ngorongoro Serena Safari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Roger, Greetings from the Serena team. Thank you for letting us know about your experiences, we are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look very much forward to welcome you again. Thank you, Dismas Simba General Manager

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    dentdoctraveler
    8 August 2017|
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    Response from Kilimanjarobrothers | Reviewed this property |
    Its about 15 to 20 minutes from the gate and while driving towards the hotel you have good views of the ngorongoro area.
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    27 July 2017|
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    Response from John747_12 | Reviewed this property |
    This lodge is on the Ngorongoro Crater rim. The wildlife here are resident and do not migrate. For the migration you need to go to Serengeti. The saferi company that you choose can advise the best location for the migration... More
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    Cayt T
    23 July 2017|
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    Response from Kilimanjarobrothers | Reviewed this property |
    There is no mosquitoes repellant plug-ins in the room since there are no mosquitoes at all at the area. It is cold enough at this area as it is not far from the crater and normally mosquitoes don’t live in cold areas. There... More
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    "Rooms ok. Stairs a problem for older people."
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    "Upper floors are quiter. On lower floors, wild buffaloes, or elephants can come close to the balcony."
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    "try to get a room with a balcony not on the bottom floor for a better view"
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    "I think all rooms have view of the crater valley below"
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