Chobe Safari Lodge-Murchison Falls Park-A Gem on the River Nile

Posted by on July 3, 2019

3-Hours from Kampala – Chobe Safari Lodge-Murchison Falls Park

The excellent Gem on the River Nile – Chobe Safari Lodge – Uganda


Chobe Safari Lodge-Murchison Falls Park is a 5 Star Resort that offers Rooms, Suites, Luxury Tents, Presidential Cottage, Family  Cottages to its guests. There is a Health Spa,  fantastic Swimming Pool, Fishing for Nile Perch, Wildlife Game Drives, Nature Walks and Hikes, all this in the African Bush of Murchison Falls National Park along the River Nile.

Perfect for Romantic Celebrations, one of the best lodges in Uganda for Families with Children, the perfect Kampala Getaway or a part of a longer Safari Itinerary, all just 3-hours from Kampala.

Chobe Safari Lodge in Murchison Falls is a more extensive lodge, you can, however, choose to stay in one of the more private cottages or luxury tents along the River Nile.

Chobe Safari Lodge attracted many international and domestic Tourists plus the likes of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian, and President Museveni of Uganda who is a frequent guest at the lodge.


Chobe Safari Lodge-Murchison Falls Park is a 5-Star Resort in the African Bush of Uganda – some refer  to it as the Gem of the Nile a and Gem of a resort it is and surprisingly it remains affordable and within reach of many Travelers.

This exquisite lodge is beyond your expectations, simply superb and elegant in design and furnishings.  Besides fabulous rooms, suites, furnished en-suite tented cottages, you have breathtaking views of the Nile and its rapids.

Chobe Safari Lodge is located along the historic River Nile.  Though a resort, if you stay in one of the Tented Cottages along the Nile, you have that feeling of being alone as you look up to the immense African Starlit Sky above and hear the sounds of the Wild.

It is not only a superb Lodge, Murchison Falls Park is the spot where one can relax and chill out, but you can also fish from the banks of the Victoria Nile for the giant Nile Perch, take a game drive or a guided Nature Walk.  Chobe Safari Lodge is a destination in itself. However, there is much more to it.

 Chobe Safari Lodge – Murchison Falls Park is a relatively short distance from Kampala, and one can include Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, track the Rhinos and still make it to Chobe Safari Lodge in time for a late lunch.

Chobe Safari Lodge offers standard rooms and suites, standard permanent tents along the Nile, Deluxe Tents and they even supersize them with the Super Deluxe Tent – you are picked up and taken by golf cart to the main lodge.

Chobe Safari Lodge is more than a 5 star resort it is an experience, sit on your balcony or tent deck and take in the gurgling sounds of the rapids, the sounds and sights of the African night – behold the star-filled sky above and the shimmering waters of the River Nile – illuminated by the moon above you.

Chobe Safari Lodge means African Luxury, Style, Class, Comfort, food that will delight the senses, a sparkling,  pristine swimming pool, Health Club that CNN named as one of the best worldwide when it comes to a view while exercising.

Chobe Safari Lodge is a Family-Friendly Lodge.  It has proven to be a favorite lodge for those we have taken on a family safari, including those with younger children, the staff, the kitchen, the facility caters to families with children, not every lodge in Uganda does.

Family with children love the variety of pools, the wildlife visiting the lodge such as hippos, elephants, they love the food and how the lodge caters to the needs for families with children and even create a special meal if there is a dietary condition with a child – if a family is Vegetarian or Vegan – do not worry, you are not the first vegetarians or vegans visiting Chobe Safari Lodge – they are a family – kid-friendly, vegan and vegetarian lodge all-around.

Chobe Safari Lodge-Murchison Falls Park. Is simply the best for all the right reasons and most of all – our clients have loved the experience of staying here for one night or more…Enjoy your stay at the Gem on the River Nile. It will be one of your favorite places that you visited at while on your safari in Uganda.

 Fishing for Nile Perch on the Victoria Nile – Chobe Safari Lodge:

Chobe Safari Lodge in the days of old was a place where anglers flocked to.  Presently that is beginning to happen again and one of the best fresh-water fishing spots in Africa.

Above the Murchison Falls, this part of the Nile is called the Lake Victoria Nile – there are no villages, no local fishermen it is, however, a destination for catch and release anglers.  The resident angler at Chobe Safari Lodge has often caught Nile Perch above 89 kgs. Chobe Lodge has specially designed fishing boats and guides from Chobe Safari lodge will take you to the best spots along the unspoiled Victoria Nile.

Chobe Safari Lodge – was a premier Destinations in the 1960s.  It was destroyed during the turbulent times that Uganda endured, the new Chobe Safari Lodge is like a phoenix rising from the ashes, and what you will find will exceed your expectations.


 Our Take:

Since the new Chobe Safari Lodge opened up, we have had countless clients that have stayed there.  They all loved it, especially honeymooners, families with children.

You can include Chobe Safari Lodge in any Safari that provides for Murchison Falls Park.  Stay one or two nights in Chobe Safari Lodge and a couple more nights at Paraa Lodge -2 1/2 hours from Chobe Safari Lodge.  The two lodges combined give you the best lodging choices.  Chobe Lodge for Luxury and Comfort, Paraa Lodge for location.  It is near Game Drives, near Boat Safaris up the Nile, Hot Air Balloon Safaris and more.


If you like to use Chobe Safari Lodge-Murchison Falls Park in your Safari with us – please let us know