Kibale National Park Lodges – Uganda Safari Destination

Kibale National Park Lodges are quite comfortable stay in the midst of a home to paradise of primates and below are the top outstanding accommodation facilities where tourists can enjoy ultimate stay in a cool breathtaking environment of African continent with great rewardable view of green canopy and wildlife species. Such wonderful, comfortable lodges where one can choose on to stay while on safari to Uganda Primate Safaris, they include;

Primate safari lodge

Primate safari lodge is a beautiful safari accommodation that lies in the heart of Kibale National park, a lodge offering 16 rooms and sits in the lush green rainforest with a perfect base for your chimpanzee trek as it is a few minutes’ drive to the park headquarters. The lodge is part of the Uganda safari lodge portfolio offering simple and comfortable accommodation with an affordable rate tag.

Location; The lodge is lodged within the park and   only 5-minute drive from the park headquarters. This is important as other lodges who are positioned much further out of the park, on your chimpanzee tracking day you need to leave your comfortable bed early in the morning to get to the park headquarter for chimpanzee briefing rules and regulation. Primate safari lodge lies in the midst of the forest so you can hear sounds of the forest right from your room which is beautiful.

Layout; Primate safari lodge its main area has a small restaurant, living area, a cozy fire pit and curio shop. lodge is surrounded with tropical gardens that are kept clean and bright in a way it attracts the visitors right from the moment they arrive. All rooms were set behind the main entrance with the standard rooms to path on the left and the luxury chalet rooms along a path to the right of the lodge. They all have   good level of privacy.

Rooms; Their rooms are simple, bright and clean. So we recommend the luxury chalet rooms as they are larger and have a private veranda overlooking of the attractive garden. The rooms offer en-suites with everything you expect to see inside and large beds with mosquito nets around them for the evening.

Kibale National Park Lodges
Primate safari lodge

Activities : Since it’s a short 5 minute drive to the meeting point for chimpanzee track briefing about the rules and regulations .The main activity to do while at Primate safari lodge is chimpanzee tracking experience .Kibale national park  is prime of primates estimating 1,500 individuals .Tourists to engage in the activity should notice that ,the activity starts  early in the morning  with a briefing  at the park headquarters  ,then after  you will be located to habituated chimpanzees with a guide , you will begin tracking  through  the forest trail heads in search  for habituated chimpanzee group. Once you locate them, you are allowed one hour to watch them before you head back to the lodge.

Kyaninga Lodge

Kyaninga Lodge sits in the foothills of Rwenzori mountain with great view of the scenic nature, moreover the lodge is positioned at the edge of an extinct volcanic crater lake looking out to the Rwenzori Mountain in the western Uganda. Furthermore, the lodge is positioned on high altitude with gainful views offered from the main area and your private veranda on your bedroom and expect a lot of stairs.

It is independently runs and offers a cozy and intimate feel mostly at night with the roaring fires in the lounge.

Location: It is the easiest location to those who book on to do chimpanzee tracking in Kibale Forest. The forest itself is a home with high concentration of chimpanzees in the world and being home to 13 rare species of primates. The lodge has a beautiful looking area offering a twinned-volcanic crater lake which you can explore and walk around. As you can be enjoying your walks, you will be able to explore the local village and get amazed of Ugandan life at its most authentic.

Layout; Kyaninga Lodge has a lot of attractive stairs, which leads out to a large wooden veranda with spectacular view of the crater lakes and the magical Rwenzori Mountains. The lodge’s main area has cozy lounge with a roaring fire and of books and games available to the readers as well as a small dining area for your meals. The rooms are allocated to one side of the main area and are spread along a tall wooden walkover.

Kibale National Park Lodges
Kyaninga Lodge

Please note this; The lodge has a lot of stairs so it is ideal for those with walking problems.

Rooms; The lodge has spacious rooms with large bed, a seating area, well –furnished en-suite bathroom and veranda overlooking the magic of Rwenzori Mountains. Rooms are large enough to fit an extra bed   or making it a triple.

Activities; The main done activities to tourists who visits the lodge is chimpanzee tracking in Kibale forest. You will wake up early have aroma coffee tea served in the lodge and then after your driver guide will drive you to meeting center at around 7:00am for briefing. While on your tracking experience expect to have a rewardable view of the Rwenzori Mountains, take a guided walking safari around the lakes, villages or up to the escarpment of the great Rift Valley.

Papaya Lake Lodge

Papaya Lake Lodge; its independent lodge located on high altitude   in the Ugandan’s Great Crater lakes region. With only nine small cottages, Papaya Lodge is a relaxing place with amazing views right from the rooms, the main area and the swimming pool. But the rooms might not be impressive as the main area décor, the swimming pool exceeds all expectations and in our opinion, the canopy around is rewarding with its beautiful green environment.

Location; The lodge lies in the crater lake region, sitting high above both the Lyantonde and Kafuruka Lake. To visitors who choose this lodge to be their stayover while at Kibale national park, are likely to do a chimpanzee tracking. From here to the headquarters is only one-hour drive and then do some tracks or walk around the area.

Rooms; Papaya lake lodge offers nine rooms which are located further down from the main area, you need to be somehow fit because there are lot of steps involved in.

Activities; Many activities can be done along here if you choose to do combine itinerary with Queen Elizabeth national park and get to enjoy chimpanzee tracking, game drive, and nature. Then the following day it can be time to relax in the camp.

Ndali Lodge

Ndali Lodge; This lodge has been existing for decades meaning its estates was part of a large scale tea plantation.

Ndali lodge is positioned on large stunning landscape, rewarding view, banana plantations, coffee terraces and of course, tea plantations. The lodge is a great location to visit Kibale forest for chimpanzee trekking and those who are looking for more days of authentic, relaxing and homely accommodation.

Location; The lodge was built near to Kibale National park located in western region of Uganda. It is only few minutes of around 45-60 minutes to get from the lodge to the park headquarter of Kibale as a starting point for a chimpanzee tracking. Ndali lodge sits high up with spectacular views either side of the lakes. Its location is shortest way to connect to Queen Elizabeth national park since it sits between Kibale and Queen Elizabeth National park.

Layout; The lodge offers a homely and colonial feel to it and as you enter, you will be greeted by the   owner’s friendly dogs. It was designed with beautiful garden and the infinity swimming pool which looks out to the Rwenzori Mountains. The main house has a cool area for relaxing, reading and eating. Moreover, down the gardens along a pathway   there are rooms which are spread out well.

Kibale National Park Lodges
Ndali Lodge

Rooms; The rooms at Ndali Lodge are good. They also have stone cottages with good size including a comfortable bed, a well- appointed en-suite bathrooms and veranda in the garden. They can include extra beds for children, if you travel as family and the lodge has relatively good compact.

The main attraction or activity to do here is the chimpanzee tracking. You can still do more gorgeous activities since the lodge lies in between Kibale and Queen Elizabeth national park a home to adventure the tree climbing lions. More then, at the lodge there are many interesting walking trails like hiking around the lake and Kayaking.

Book now! Safari to Kibale National Park – Uganda Safari and be part of glimpse of chimpanzee tracking in the magic of African nature ‘’Pearl of Africa.