The Ngorongoro Crater, famed as being the ‘Eighth Wonder of the World’, is a ‘must see’ on anyone’s itinerary. This extinct volcano - with its 18-kilometre wide crater floor - is home to an abundant and unique ecosystem that encompasses almost all of the wildlife that you would wish to see in Africa. This spectacular setting is a ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ opportunity to experience the rawness and beauty of Africa’s natural flora and fauna. 

​Activities include:

  • Game drives into the Ngorongoro Crater
  • Excursions to Maasai Market
  • Bicycle trails
  • Excursions to Lake Manyara 
  • Excursions to Olduvai Gorge 
  • Coffee processing tours 
  • Horse back riding
  • Guided estate walks 

Facilities & Activities


The Manor at Ngorongoro, with its 10 luxurious cottages, 20 suites, and magnificent main Manor House, is one of the first safari lodges of its kind to blend East African hospitality with old-world Afro-European architecture and decor. 

Careful positioning of the guest cottages ensures that every guest experiences the natural beauty of the estate as well as the privacy and intimacy characteristic of an old world manor home. 

The Hotel


The Manor is reminiscent of an elegant up-country farm home in the Cape Dutch-style of architecture.
Every detail of The Manor has been crafted to enhance the guest experience. Each of the cottages has been carefully positioned to maximize the views to the neighbouring verdant hills in order to maintain the intimacy and privacy of this old-world Manor home.
The Manor at Ngorongoro provides the perfect environment to relax and take in the natural beauty of its gardens and the coffee bush-laden hills beyond. However the drama of the African wild is but a short distance away. 

Nestled adjacent to the breath taking Ngorongoro conservation area within the 1,500 acre

Shangri-la coffee estate, the Manor at Ngorongoro is a one of a kind experience.

African hospitality fused with old world afro-European architecture and décor embraces

you in luxuriant style surrounded by the natural splendour of the Tanzanian highlands

and the world heritage site: the Ngorongoro Crater. 

The Manor