The Retreat At Ngorongoro
Oasis for the Senses
Bird Lovers Paradise
A Perfect Stay, Guaranteed...
- Ample Free parking
- Board Games
- Child Play Area
- Conference Hall
- Flamingo Pool Bar
- Free Wifi
- Gift Shop
- Infinity Pool & Kiddie Pool
- In-House Laundry
- Kipepeo dining room
- Lake Kayaking
- Nest bar and lounge
- TV Room
- Table Tennis & Pool Table
- Terrace Dining
- Vegetable Garden
- Walking / Jogging Trail
Lounge & Bar
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Beautiful Spacious Cottages
Abundant Bird Life
Business & Recreational Activities
The new conference hall with its authentic design offers high standard services. It is air-conditioned and fully furnished, seats up to 60 people in U shape, Class room setup, Board room Setup, hollow rectangle.
- Get tea breaks and scrumptious lunches are included in package.
- Contact us to book your training / conference packages
Orchard & Garden Walk
Take a guided Walking tour around our Orchard and Garden, hosted by our experienced gardening team. Most of what we use in our kitchen, is grown on the property so fine & fresh and as local as can be!
Discover the Amazing variety of Vegetables & Fruit & Coffee successfully grown in our climate, using organic principles.
Bees & Honey
The Retreat at Ngorongoro is without doubt a Botanists paradise…
With all the flowers in our gardens, and Lavender dotting our pathways, Bees are busy... We, proudly harvest own very own Natural, pure African honey!
For the More adventurous, Mountain biking in the Karatu country side can be a very rewarding experience.
Ride past ox carts, villages, plantations, up & down hills. Disclaimer to be signed.
Get a shot of adrenaline on this thrilling 1.5-2hours quad bike safari.
Wind your way riding through villages in karatu, passing thru coffee plantations, farmland, local schools & past little village homes & shops
- No experience required; disclaimer to be signed
- Choice of morning or afternoon departure
- Led by a local guide
This is a 3hour guided walk in the morning hours, escorted by a ranger from NCAA.
You walk through the Ngorongoro Forest to the elephant caves and the Endoro falls.
You will need hiking boots, drinking water, long pants & long sleeved shirts.
This exciting & educative 1.5hr walk takes you outside the property visiting a nursery school built by The Retreat as our CSR program; past the lodges re-grown forest Over 40,000 trees, To the water bore hole & holding tank besides the Ngorongoro Forest.
The oasis created & birdlife we have brought back to what was once barren land.
Take in the sights of rural village life; smell burning woodfires, Experience this part of Africa that not many get to see...
At the Retreat, your well being is important - We have a range of things to help you stay fit...
From our walking paths & the jogging trail to the swimming pool & the Gym.
Great ways to make positive changes to your strength & wellbeing.
IRAQW Tribe Cultural Tour
The Area around the lodge is inhabited by the IRAQW people; A tribe with a very rich & historical background.
People whose customs were designed to protect natural forests and water sources.
Get a guided insight into the IRAQW way of living in this 1.5-2hr tour.
Relax & Rejuvenate as you choose from an exotic list of natural treatments and signature spa journeys uniquely created to revitalise your body & mind
Manyara National Park
Tarangire National Park
Contribute to the betterment of the environment. Participate in our tree planting initiative and make earth greener one tree at a time…
Ngorongoro: 25min Manyara: 40min Tarangire 90min Serengeti: 3.5hrs Lake Eyasi: 90min
Walking safari to Endoro falls & the elephant caves; The Retreat walk(Orchard, veggie garden, coffee farm, gardens, forest); Iraqw tribe cultural tour, Quad biking; Mountain biking; Jogging; Swimming, Spa, birdwatching, Day trips to nearby national parks.
No, we provide Hair driers in the cottages
Yes all cottages have mosquito nets. We also have sliding doors & Windows with screens.
Child play area, swimming pool (infinity & Kiddie pool), Gym, walks, Veggie/fruit/coffee picking, Pool table; Board games.
Cycling and Quad biking at additional cost.
Yes, Free WIFI is available throughout the property.
Yes, we have a TV room
Yes, provided you indicate this at the time of booking, we can cater for these requests.
Yes, we have in-house laundry service, charges however, apply.
Yes, we can arrange transfers to/from Kilimanjaro airport; Arusha airport, Arusha; Manyara Airstrip, Ngorongoro
No, When staying at The Retreat, no park fees or Concession fees apply.
Yes, They are. We accept Master card & Visa (a surcharge applies)
Excellent service. Outstanding views and rooms. Food amazing
What a beautiful place, so grateful to have gotten to stay here. I hope we come back!
Stunning, Just stunning! A retreat in every way and a staff that is absolutely welcoming!
Paradise in Tanzania- beautiful location & room. Delicious food and very friendly staff! Thank you!
Perfect start to our honeymoon. Awesome service, Beautiful lodge and Grounds. Wow!!!
Absolutely spectacular grounds and estate! The service is above par. Sorry we have to leave.