Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge

Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania

This 75-room international-style hotel enjoys a spectacular setting on the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater. Built from local river stone, the lodge complex offers spacious rooms, handsomely decorated with stylized cave painting, and each with its own balcony granting uninterrupted views of the amphitheater below. Though you’re in the heart of Africa, there are direct-dial telephones and even WiFi! Dinner is buffet style, with something for everyone.