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Safari Lodges in Uganda

budget safari lodgeSimba Safari Camp
Simba safari camp is a comfortable budget safari lodge located at the boarder of Queen Elizabeth National Park 2kms from the Equator.

 

Rwonyo Rest CampRwonyo Rest Camp
Rwonyo Rest Camp is a fundamental budget accommodation is found in Lake Mburo National Park.

 

Ruwenzori View Guest HouseRuwenzori View Guest House
Ruwenzori View Guest House is a budget accommodation but as comfortable as any safari lodge can be. It’s strategically built overlooking the Rwenzori Mountains a sight that is undeniable breath taking on sight.

 

Queen Elizabeth Safari CampQueen Elizabeth Safari Camp
Queen Elizabeth Safari Camp is found along Kyambura, a 15 minutes drive to the katunguru gate of Queen Elizabeth National Park.

 

Queen Elizabeth Bush LodgeQueen Elizabeth Bush Lodge
Outside the magnificent Queen Elizabeth National Park is where you find this beautiful Bush Lodge Tented Camp, strategically positioned overlooking Kazinga Channel. Bush lodge is close to Kyambura gorge for chimpanzee tracking, game drives through the park and the boat rides on the Kazinga channel.

 

Nshongi Gorilla ResortNshongi Gorilla Resort
Nshongi Gorilla Resort is located in Rubuguri town in the centre of the mighty Nkuringo Gorilla Group, Nshongi, Mishaya and Kahungye Gorilla Group.

 

Mweya Hostel bedroomMweya Hostel
Welcome to Mweya Hostel found in Queen Elizabeth National Park close to the known luxurious Mweya Safari Lodge.

 

Kinigi guest houseKinigi Guest House
Also Known as the “Village Touristique de Kinigi”, Kinigi guest house is located at the edge of Sabyinyo Volcanic Mountain in Kinigi district.

 

Chimpanzee Guest House closeChimpanzee Guest House
Situated close to Kibale National Park, Chimpanzee Guest House is about 23km from Fort Portal on the all know Kamwenge Road. It has an amazing view overlooking the ancient lakes, Rwenzori Mountains.

 

Bwindi View BandasBwindi View Bandas
Bwindi View Bandas is a budget accommodation but it was built in a way that the lodge has a beautiful view overlooking the Impenetrable forest.

 

Buhoma Community Rest CampBuhoma Community Rest Camp
Buhoma Community Rest Camp is a community based enterprise initiated by the local communities around the national park. It is located 570km from Kampala; it’s also situated right at the Forest’s entrance in the South Western part of Uganda.

Simba Safari Camp

SIMBA SAFARI CAMP LODGE (Budget Accommodation Queen Elizabeth)

 Simba Safari CampSimba safari camp is a comfortable budget safari lodge located at the boarder of Queen Elizabeth National Park 2kms from the Equator. The lodge is located in such a way that it has a spectacular view at the Crater Lakes for example Lake George, Lake Kikoronko and the savannah covering a wider area of the park hence closest to the game drivers in the Kasenyi areas.

Simba safari camp is the ideal place to stay when on adventurous safari to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Offers en-suit facilities of capacity 68 beds including where can relax, dormitories with complete beddings and very clean toilets at your disposal, twin rooms and family cottages. They have a fully stocked bar with delicious meals served at the restaurant. The staff is well trained and friendly to make your stay comfortable.

budget safari lodgeThey offer a place where to unwind after the day’s activities, delight in dining offer the best accommodation, best international sanitation, un deniably beautiful site to view at the Camp. Stay at Simba Safari Camp for an adventurous safari.

Rwonyo Rest Camp

Rwonyo Rest CampRwonyo Rest Camp is a fundamental budget accommodation is found in Lake Mburo National Park. Rwonyo is under the Uganda Wildlife Stay at Rwonyo Camp. You will have a wonderful chance to see game without going for a ride.

The camp consists of bandas and tented rooms that are well furnished. The bandas are designed in form of wooden hats with shared showers. Staying in a tented roam at Rwonyo Rest Camp could not get any more comfortable though slightly more expensive than the bandas. The added advantage about this budget camp is a free camp ground where you can pitch your tent in the true wilderness of Lake Mburo.

Rwonyo Rest Camp offer Camps for hire can be got from many companies along with the camping facilities. Rwonyo Rest camp is the perfect place for budget travelers; it’s important for you not to forget to come with your tent if you are going to camp.

Ruwenzori View Guest House

Rwenzori-ViewRuwenzori View Guest House is a budget accommodation but as comfortable as any safari lodge can be. It’s strategically built overlooking the Rwenzori Mountains a sight that is undeniable breath taking on sight. It’s a calm and tranquil area for relaxation; you can watch various types of birds as you enjoy a drink or read a book. The Guest house was built and founded by a Dutch couple. It hosts many guests coming from different parts of the world, the kind that would love a unique adventure.

The guest house is located in Boma, one of the many communities of Fort Portal town but also developing. The guest house is right next one of the busy local market, neighbouring the town center as well as the post office.
Facilities offered at the guest house include;

Ruwenzori View Guest HouseThey have 6 self contained rooms along with

–  1 family room en-suite.

– They have double, twin and single beds at an affordable rate.

– There are three non self contained rooms with have toilets and bathrooms and of course excellent sanitation. comfortable beds,

– There is nothing more comforting like having clean bathrooms at your disposal

–  Warm and cold water running all day long.

–  Solar power is on throughout the day.

Each room has a private veranda close to the garden, a wonderful place to sit and relax as you enjoy the evening. You will delight in the sounds of the birds as you go to bed.

The meals are served in courses and well prepared by an expert chef who will wow you with both local and international cuisine according to your taste as you will dine at the guest house. Special dishes can be prepared for example special dinners for couple, families, and organizations, among others. It’s a comfortable place to stay after a day’s travel and activities at for the day.

 

Queen Elizabeth Safari Camp

Queen Elizabeth Safari Camp
Queen Elizabeth Safari Camp is found along Kyambura, a 15 minutes drive to the katunguru gate of Queen Elizabeth National Park. The safari camp is a budget welcoming all clients to Queen Elizabeth National Park for travelers with less money for a safari.

The camp is built up with local materials the roofs are thatched with dry papyrus, camping is also an available activity because the large compound and spacious enough. Those camping share toilets and bathrooms other rooms are self contained and offer warm and cold water whereas some rooms are single. Queen Elizabeth Safari Camp offers cottages, bandas and tent style accommodation. You will most definitely enjoy the view of the park as you see animals running around for instance warthogs, elephants and many others.

Queen-Elizabeth-safari-camp-bedYou will see a clear view of the Rwenzori Mountain and enjoy the comfort at the camp at a budget friendly cost with great meals that are delicious and well prepared by trained staff. You will encounter very welcoming and friendly stuff at your disposal whose aim is to making your stay comfortable and memorable in Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Queen Elizabeth Bush Lodge

Bush Lodge

Outside the magnificent Queen Elizabeth National Park is where you find this beautiful Bush Lodge Tented Camp, strategically positioned overlooking Kazinga Channel. Bush lodge is close to Kyambura gorge for chimpanzee tracking, game drives through the park and the boat rides on the Kazinga channel. This Welcome to Queen Elizabeth Bush Lodge is one that you will find most affordable, secure and comfortable to make your stay memorable. Best place for travelers wanting to be escape away from all the technology and close to what nature has to offer.

Bush-Lodge-bed
Each camp is self contained with a unique torch of double showers that is aimed at making the guests enjoy the bath. You can delight in the stars as you take your shower; the shower has an African style that brings you closer to the wilderness. The toilets are Eco-friendly which is so far the only lodge/ camp site where you can found such toilets. Instructions on how you can use these eco friendly toilets are personally handed over to you by the stuff on arrive for appropriate use.

Bush-Lodge-Sitting-areaCuisine are served on time and orders are taken directly from you as you order them, hence prepared and served by the chief themselves. Fully stocked bar with cold drinks he staff is welcoming and friendly, they are willing to provide better services to their guests and make them enjoy a wonderful view Bush Lodge feel at home.

 

Nshongi Gorilla Resort

Nshongi Gorilla Resort
Nshongi Gorilla Resort is located in Rubuguri town in the centre of the mighty Nkuringo Gorilla Group, Nshongi, Mishaya and Kahungye Gorilla Group. Nshongi Gorilla Resort is established on the church land and Christians are the beneficiaries hence go straight to the community.

Nshongi Gorilla Resort Bwindi
The profit helps the community and in the daily activities of the church. It has 9 self contained rooms, with I single, 4 twin and 4 double beds. All these are well furnished with warm and cold water. The main building has a dinning along with a fully stocked bar.

Nshongi-sitting-areaMeals served are mouth-watering and well prepared to the international level and of course with friendly staff offering excellent services. For camping, there are gardens where a tent can be hurled. It is so impossible not to enjoy your stay at Nshongi Gorilla Resort.

 

Mweya Hostel

Mweya Hostel barWelcome to Mweya Hostel found in Queen Elizabeth National Park close to the known luxurious Mweya Safari Lodge. The Mweya institute of Ecology known as Mweya Hostel is graded among the range of budget accommodations found in Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Mweya Hostel bedroomWith single and double rooms, shared bathrooms and toilet facilities the Mweya Hostel was designed. They do have a number of rooms that are self contained and some others can accommodate about 4-6 people. There rooms that can accommodate 4-6 people, they also have a kitchen, kind of sitting room, among others. The hostel has a restaurant where meals are served, a canteen where a few things can be bought. You will see animals roaming around the park which will make your safari adventurous.

 

Kinigi Guest House

KINIGI GUEST HOUSE (Budget Accommodation Rwanda)

Kinigi guest house Also Known as the “Village Touristique de Kinigi”, Kinigi guest house is located at the edge of Sabyinyo Volcanic Mountain in Kinigi district. Kinigi guest house is located 11 Km as of Ruhengeri town. The guest house was brought into being and managed by Association de Solidarité des Femmes Rwandese (ASOFERWA), an organization basically for orphans and widows hence a way to look after women groups, orphans and needy people as well as local art and craft works of women and orphans.

This is what Kinigi Guest House has to offer;

  • The guest house has on average over 20 rooms and it can accommodate over 40 people.
  • Hot and cold showers at the guest are all guarantied.
  • Kinigi guest house also has dormitories which can accommodate students or large groups of 16 and above on a small budget. These dorms have shared bathrooms, which have hot and cold water.
  • Electricity is always available in all rooms.
  • Kinigi guest house operates a restaurant, with great cuisines at great rates
  • It also has a lounge with a fire place where people can relax in the evening after Gorilla tracking.

 

RATES FOR KINIGI GUEST HOUSE

 A SINGLE GOES FOR US$ 40 per night Bed and breakfast

A DOUBLE OR TWIN GOES FOR US$ 50 per person per night Bed and Breakfast

Meals depend on the menu

 

 

Chimpanzee Guest House

Chimpanzee Guest House close Situated close to Kibale National Park, Chimpanzee Guest House is about 23km from Fort Portal on the all know Kamwenge Road. The guest house is spacious in that its estimated that the land the guest house was built covers an area approximately 100 acres of beautiful lawns, magnificent gardens, native forest as well as the tea plantations. It has an amazing view overlooking the ancient lakes, Rwenzori Mountains which is part of Kibale Forest National Park.

Chimpanzee Guest House close The Chimpanzee Forest Guest house was built in 1950s managed by a Ugandan Family. It has been in existence ever since the colonial period but well maintained up to date. The guest house has both the main house and there are bandas as well. Self contained with a wonderful scenic view of Lake Nyabikere, there are also 3 self contained cottages with breathtaking scenery of Kibale Forest National Park. Camping is as well available with a site where you can pitch your tent and enjoy your privacy and nature at its best

Chimpanzee Guest House Meals served are delicious and well prepared by an expert chef; they also do offer both international and local cuisine. They have a fully stocked bar with various drinks that you can enjoy at any time of your own choice, they are at your disposal. The staff is friendly and welcoming to ensure you have a wonderful time at Chimpanzee Forest Guest House.