About The Highlands

The Highlands is located on the edge of the rainforest near the Olmoti Crater, north of the Ngorongoro Crater.

Due to the height of this property, you have fantastic views on all sides: the Gol Mountains in the northwest, Empakaai Crater in the East and Olmoti Crater in the south.

A nice balance between wilderness and a high level of comfort,
in an area with a lot of privacy.

The property

The eight tented suites at The Highlands are made of canvas and glass, inspired by traditional Maasai bomas (huts) from the environment.

In the middle of the lodge you find a lounge with a traditional fire place to enjoy the beautiful books that lie there while enjoying a drink.


The Highlands is warm, intimate and modern. A perfect place to enjoy the Ngorongoro highlands.

The Highlands offers the following facilities:

  • Full board, including drinks
  • Spacious
  • Spectacular view
  • Large, comfortable bed
  • Ensuite bathroom with shower and toilet
  • Wood burning stove
  • Electricity
  • Hot water
  • Locker
  • Hot water bottle
  • Laundry service
  • Dining tent
  • Lounge
  • Inside fire place
  • Library


The dome suites of The Highlands have a large bed with spectacular views, a wood-burning stove for the chilly evenings, an ensuite bathroom with a hot shower, toilet and sink.

The Highlands offers the following rooms:

  • Guest Tent (2p)
  • Family Tent (2-4p)
  • Honeymoon Tent (2p)


From The Highlands, you can go on safari in the world famous Ngorongoro crater (1 hour drive), but also on foot to visit an authentic Maasai village. The staff members will gladly take you to their village to get to know their family. Or go for a nice walk near or in the beautiful Olmoti crater and / or the Empakaai crater.

The Highlands offers the following facilities:

  • Jeep Safari Ngorongoro Crater
  • Maasai village visit
  • Climbing Olmoti Crater
  • Descent Emakaai Crater
  • Walking safari Ngorongoro Crater

Price indication

From € 394 to € 817 pppn (full board, including drinks)

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.

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