About Ndutu Safari Lodge

Ndutu Safari Lodge – once the home of Hugo Van Lawick and Jane Goodall and the center for their extensive biological research into the indigenous flora and fauna in the Serengeti – is located in the south-east of the Serengeti on Lake Ndutu.

This small Ndutu Safari Lodge is a haven of peace, surrounded by acacia trees and the short grasslands of southern Serengeti.

It’s the ideal location for your safari between December and May.

The property

Ndutu Safari Lodge is a peaceful location, with thirty-four cottages made from local materials and each with its private porch, where you can relax after the long car trips in the Serengeti.

Enjoy delicious meals at the restaurant, a refreshing drink at the bar and evenings around the campfire.


From your porch, you have a wonderful view over Lake Ndutu, where the wildlife gathers. There are great chances that the animals walk right past your porch.

Ndutu Safari Lodge offers the following facilities:

  • Full board
  • Comfortable bed
  • Mosquito net
  • Ensuite bathroom with shower and toilet
  • Hot and cold running water
  • Solar energy
  • Private porch
  • Restaurant
  • Lounge and bar
  • Campfire
  • Wifi
  • Wonderful view


The cottages at Ndutu Safari Lodge are made of natural stone and thatch and all built with local materials. The thick walls keep them nice and cool. The cottages have an ensuite bathroom and are simply but comfortably furnished.

Ndutu Safari Lodge offers the following rooms:

  • Cottage double (2p)
  • Cottage twin (2p)
  • Cottage triple (3p)
  • Cottage quad (4p)
  • Interconnecting Family Cottage (2-4p)


Ndutu Safari Lodge offers the following activities:

  • Romantic dinner
  • Drinks around the campfire
  • Lunch box

Price indication

From € 249 to € 314 pppn (full board)

Please note: the final property price depends on the season and currency fluctuations. Prices are excluding additional costs like transport, entrance fees for the parks, etc.

Stay at Ndutu Safari Lodge?

Let us know, we’re happy to arrange it for you!


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