Gibb's Farm - Karatu
Overlooking the coffee fields and stunning East African vista, surrounded by terraced flower gardens and ancient trees, Gibb’s Farm is truly a sanctuary for the senses. With rustic charm and gracious accommodations Gibb's Farm offers 17 guest cottages—each featuring a unique theme and richly appointed with eucalyptus floors, hand-crafted furniture, two queen-size beds, indoor and outdoor showers, a fireplace and private verandah. Gibb's is a unique retreat from which to access to the world famous Ngorongoro Crater for a full day game drive descending through the lush highland forest to reach the crater floor that teems with game, predators and huge resident bull elephants.
Number of rooms: 17
Family rooms available
Style : Guesthouse/Lodge
Activities: walking, cycling, local visits, organic farm, massage and therapies
Ellie says, "Another of my favorite places on Earth, Gibb's has a magical quality that restores the soul and replenishes the dust worn traveller. With a totally different vibe from classic safari camps Gibb's offers an insight into colonial pioneers and plantation owners of times past"
Recommended for families and those who want to pause a while and breathe.