- Game drives in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area
- Wildlife and birdlife on the crater floor
- Ngorongoro Crater view bar and dining room
- Exclusive position on the Eastern rim allowing views of sunset
- Private access road to Ngorongoro Crater floor
- Lodge type; Classic Safari Lodge
- Location; Ngorongoro Conservation Area
- Lodge size; 98 rooms
- Recommended stay; 3-7 nights
Stay At The Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge For Amazing Views And Wildlife
Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge is one of the few lodges in the whole Ngorongoro region that is actually positioned on the crater rim with some of the most amazing views.
Your stay at the Lodge is complemented by the friendly staff, great food, feelings of wide-open space and stunning views and wildlife.
The Ngorongoro Sopa itself is ideally suited to those on a budget, for those who do not mind large crowds, as well as those with families in tow.
Game drives are the highlight of any stay here; you will get to explore the wide-open spaces and local wildlife that make this region so special.
Bird watching is also popular in Ngorongoro, with over 500 different species recorded. With guides on hand to help point out different species and their habitats, this can be a great way to explore the region.
Photography is also popular at this lodge, with some of the best views available from the lodge’s exclusive position on the Eastern rim for sunset shots.
Those staying at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge also benefit from a private access road to the crater floor, meaning you can get as close as possible to some of the most beautiful wildlife in Africa.
For those looking to explore Ngorongoro and stay in a great lodge, Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge is an ideal choice. With its convenient location, friendly staff and spectacular views of the crater’s rim.
Rooms and Suites
Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge offers guests a luxurious and unforgettable stay with its 98 rooms.
Each room has been carefully crafted to ensure it is optimally suited for comfort, relaxation, and awe-inspiring views of the crater below.
Every room comes complete with a queen-sized bed, en-suite bathrooms with a shower, bathtub, and hairdryer, a comfortable couch, a writing desk, and air conditioning.
Hot water bottles are provided to warm you up during cold winter nights, and turndown service is available for a peaceful night's sleep.
Cuisine and Wine
At Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge, guests can expect a selection of cuisine that is unparalleled. All dishes are cooked by professionally trained chefs and offer both international and local flavours, giving guests the opportunity to experience the best of both worlds.
The main restaurant serves traditional Tanzanian dishes as well as international favourites such as pizza and pasta.
For those looking for a light snack or a pick-me-up, there is also a coffee shop serving pastries and other treats, as well as a pub with a selection of cold beer.
The wine selection includes classic brands from all over the world, as well as some award-winning South African wine options.
Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge is one of the most luxurious accommodations in Tanzania, offering premier amenities for a unique stay at the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater. Here, guests can indulge in plenty of facilities and activities to make their stay truly memorable.
The main reception and guest area boast unparalleled views of the crater, allowing guests to soak in the beauty of the landscape. Here, you will find a beautiful lobby, a large and vibrant lounge and bar, an indoor dining area and even a viewing deck for sundowners!
Aside from these amenities, Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge also provides guests with other recreational facilities, such as a swimming pool and Wi-Fi access. The lodge also has a curio and gift shop, so you can take home some souvenirs from your vacation!
Game drives down into the Ngorongoro Crater are the main attraction here; one has the option of a half-day or even a full-day safari. Wildlife and birdlife down on the crater floor are some of the best on offer in Tanzania.
One of the most popular is the cultural visit to the Maasai villages, which provides the opportunity to engage with members of this traditional tribe. Tourists can learn about their culture, customs, and lifestyles, as well as purchase traditional crafts, jewellery and other items.
Additionally, visitors can also opt for a day safari to the nearby Empakaai Crater. This crater provides breathtaking views of Lake Magadi and is one of the most beautiful places in Tanzania. With an abundance of wildlife and birdlife, this is the perfect opportunity to witness the wonders of nature.
For those who are looking for a more relaxed activity, short walks around the lodge can be arranged. This is an excellent way to take in stunning views and enjoy bird watching in a tranquil environment.
Children are welcome at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge. Special meals, babysitters and family accommodation options are available.
If you are looking for a fantastic safari lodge to stay at while exploring the Ngorongoro Crater region of Tanzania, look no further than the Ngorongoro Sopa!
This lodge has everything you need for a relaxing and unforgettable stay, from beautiful rooms with stunning views of the crater below to delicious cuisine and plenty of activities.
Soak up the incredible beauty of this UNESCO World Heritage Site while enjoying all that Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge has to offer!
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Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge Rates
Per person per night sharing
Rates are in US Dollars
*Rates may vary according to season