Location: Opened in May 2012, Kitela Lodge is a small exclusive lodge, situated near Karatu in the foothills of Ngorongoro Highlands overlooking a coffee plantation and with views over the dramatic backdrop of the Ngorongoro Crater forests. The lodge is about 18km from the Ngorongoro Lodoare Gate.

Accommodation: KiteIa consists of 20 cottage rooms, offering a relaxing, quiet atmosphere surrounded by beautiful gardens.  All rooms have en-suite bathrooms with built in showers, large beds with mosquito netting, telephone and internet access.

Facilities & Services: Meals are normally served in the main building and sometimes a buffet lunch set up around the pool.  Guests have an ample choice of food prepared with home produced vegetables. Other facilities that are available include a swimming pool, and the African Spa offering a selection of treatments for relaxing the body, mind and soul.  Activities available at the lodge include guided walks around the farm, the village and in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area.