Where to stay in Karatu
Accommodation and park fees within the Ngorongoro Conservation Area can be high. Just 20 km out of the park lies the bustling town of Karatu, surrounded by beautiful coffee plantations. It is here that comfortable, affordable accommodation in spectacular settings can be found. The area has easy access to Ngorongoro, with its breathtaking scenery and teeming wildlife, especially at Ngorongoro Crater.
Lodge Accomodation in Karatu:
OCTAGON SAFARI LODGE
Octagon Lodge is a small and private lodge located twenty minutes from the Ngorongoro Conservation Area Gate in Karatu, Tanzania.
Ideal for visitors on a trip, it is situated amidst colorful and exotic gardens and provides a perfect base for visiting the Northern Parks of Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti.
GIBS FARM ACCOMODATION
Gibb’s Farm is perfectly positioned along the main safari route from Arusha to the Tarangire, Lake Manyara and Lake Eyasi national parks, before heading north to the Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti, is the ideal beginning, middle or end while on your safari journey.
ACACIA FARM LODGE
ACACIA FARM LODGE is strategically located between the Tarangire and Lake Manyara National Parks on one side AND Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti National Park on the other. This is a perfect base from which to explore these four natural attractions and world heritage sites..
Budget Accomodation/Tented lodge/with Basic Camping facilities:
DOFFA SAFARI LODGE & CAMPSITE:
Doffa Safari Lodge and Campsite is the closest campsite to the Lodoare Entrance Gate to the Ngorogoro Crater and Conservancy en-route to Serengeti National Park. The campsite has lush green lawns and clean ablution facilities. There is a small restaurant on the premises as well and other important camping facilities.
NGORONGORO LODGE AND CAMPSITE:
The Ngorongoro Lodge & Campsite, for the past 20+ years, offers clean, comfortable and affordable board and lodging; tasty fresh cuisine, cold & hot beverages (Kiboko Cafe’) the offer a warm, and safe atmosphere for all those who pass through our gates. It is a lodge with camping facilities.
KUDU LODGE AND CAMPSITE:
Kudu Lodge and Campsite offers outstanding hospitality, comfortable accommodation and pleasant surroundings, is situated at Karatu, the heart of the northern Tanzania safari circuit. Kudu Lodge nestles in eleven acres of rolling countryside, amidst mature trees and gardens, home to myriad birds and a tranquil and shady oasis hideaway for visitors— the perfect base for wildlife safaris.
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