- Farm Walk
- Ngorongoro Forest Walk
- Waterfall/ Elephant Caves
- Cultural Journey
- Garden Tour
- Afternoon Tea
- Indigenous Medicine Walk
- Farm to Crater Rim Walking Safari
- Mountain Biking
- Karatu Town Tour
- Lodge type; Working farm Lodge
- Location; Ngorongoro Area
- Lodge size; 19 Cottages
- Recommended stay; 3-7 nights
Gibb's Farm built-in 1929 is ideally located halfway between Lake Manyara and the Ngorongoro Crater, near the village of Karatu, the perfect upmarket lodge for those looking for a little bit of everything when exploring this area of Tanzania.
It is here in the peaceful sanctuary that is Gibb's where a sense of well being and tranquillity combines with deep-rooted African cultures all surrounded by breath-taking scenery.
Gibb's Farm is a truly amazing destination with beautiful people, views, and cuisine, this is one of our most popular destinations and for very good reason. There are few that can come close to offering what this place does - as simple as that.
Looking for a unique safari experience? Then look no further than our full selection of only the best Ngorongoro Lodges! We've hand-picked a range of lodges that offer easy access to the world-famous Ngorongoro Crater, home to an incredible variety of wildlife. Whether you're looking for luxury accommodations on the crater rim or a more budget-friendly option in Oldeani or Karatu, we have something for everyone.
Experiencing the Ngorongoro Conservation Area is an experience you will never forget!
At Gibb's Farm, 19 rustic and gracious cottages await guests each one unique in its very own decor.
Twin queens sized beds, fireplace, en-suite bathrooms with indoor and outdoor showers and private verandas. Two bed-roomed cottages are available for those travelling with families in tow.
- 2 x 2 bedroom Guest Cottages
- 17 x 1 bedroom Guest Cottages
Our personal favourite cottage is the one known as "Shamba House", just simply the best views and privacy.
Gibb's Farm's organic fruit and vegetable garden provides the ingredients needed for the three healthy and fresh home-cooked meals. The dining areas with wooden ceilings, high glass windows and traditional farmhouse styles offers travellers culinary delights with majestic distant views.
Start your day with a cup of freshly roasted Gibb's Farm coffee and a continental or full English breakfast. A farm-style buffet lunch with bread, soups, a selection of savoury meat and vegetable pies, quiches, fresh salads and not forgetting a few traditional African dishes.
Dinner time is all about delicious farm-to-table organic cuisine as you dine by candlelight and share the day’s adventures.
Guests may also enjoy a full bar featuring speciality cocktails and extensive wine and beer lists.
The main farmhouse and guest area offer cosy living rooms with wooden ceiling boards, beams, traditional red-polished floors and a large welcoming open fireplace. This is the area where one can relax in comfort with good conversation and drink in hand.
The main farmhouse offers up the following guest areas;
- Living room
- Two dining rooms
- Outside verandahs
- A gazebo
- Gift boutique
Gibb's Farm is all about unwinding and relaxing as one is surrounded by the peace and tranquillity of the area. It is from this home base that guests are offered numerous activities and adventures that take in the wildlife, culture and farming.
Below are just a small example (there are way too many to list here) of what one can look forward to;
- Gibb’s Massage Treatments
- Farm Life Experiences
- Farm Walks
- Ngorongoro Crater Safari Adventures and Active Experiences
- Community & Cultural Experiences
- Weddings & Honeymoons
Gibb's Farm is the perfect destination for families with children of all ages. A safe, welcoming and entertaining environment for all.
Uninterrupted panoramic views, unwind with a choice of revitalising wellness treatments refresh the body and mind all located with the grounds of Gibb's Farm. All treatments range between 45 and 75 minutes in length, a honeymoon option is available with a couple’s massage and a private romantic dinner.
Spa massages and treatments can be pre-booked as well as booked on arrival (we would suggest booking on arrival).
From US$ 480.00 per person
Price per person per night sharing
Rates are in US Dollar
*Rates may vary according to season
- All meals (Full Board)
- Farm and local cultural activities
- International and local flights
- Travel insurance
- Items of a personal nature
- Ngorongoro Crater tour
- Activities not mentioned
- Government Tourism Levy