The Kyambura Gorge Lodge – Queen Elizabeth Park

Posted by on November 14, 2018

The Exclusive Luxury Kyambura Gorge Lodge in Queen Elizabeth Park

An Old Forgotten Coffee Store Transformed into the Exclusive – One-of-a-Kind Kyambura Gorge Lodge

Kyambura Gorge Lodge, one of the few Luxury Lodge is not only a place of luxurious Comfort but one of the  ultimate “makeovers” found in the Pearl of Africa.  It is one of those rare, eclectic, contemporary Safari Lodges that has joined the Past with the Present immersed in tasteful subdued elegance. Add on top of all that the setting overlooking the Savannah, the scenic wonder of the Kybamura Gorge and you come up with “Wild Luxury.”

Kyambura Gorge Lodge is more than a room, more than a banda or cottage, it is an experience, the location alone is reason enough to stay here and in 2018 with our Clients, the lodge has become the upmarket lodge of choice in northern Queen Elizabeth Park. 

There are not many lodges that grow their own variety of Specialty Coffees, Kyambura Gorge Lodge does just that produced by a women’s group which the lodge supports.

Away from the beaten tourist paths, in the shadows of the Rwenzori Mountains of the moon, overlooking the vast  Savannah and the scenic Kyambura Gorge which is a vast gash in the Savannah where is what BBC – “the lost Valley with its underground forest and the River of the Blind running through it all this from your unique timber and brick Banda covered with the iron sheets of bygone days, now restored.

Kyambura Gorge Lodge has  8 private Cottages or Bandas, named after some of the Chimps in the Gorge.  All Cottages come with en-suite luxury showers, flushing toilets, all cottages come with mosquito nets, 240 Volt lighting UK – Plugs) a large bedroom and your private balcony where you can sit in the morning, a fresh coffee in your hand as the Sun rises and African awakes to another day.  This is truly luxury in the Wild beyond the norm.

There is a swimming pool with breathtaking views of your surrounding and after exploring the Kymbura Gorge for 3 or 4 hours in search of the Chimpanzees that live in what some call the Valley of the Apes you can avail yourself to a soothing massage that will restore you to your norm after trekking in the Gorge below.

WiFi is available in the main lodge where you can enjoy a drink, take in the views and enjoy your delightfully prepared meals that are a part of the Safari Life at the Lodge.

Kyambura Gorge Lodge is located in the Northern Section of Queen Elizabeth Park and is the perfect place for Game Drives, Birding (over 600 species more than any other African Park), Nocturnal Game Drives,  Lion Tracking with the Uganda Carnivore Project and authentic Cultural Encounters.

The lodge is located in just the right spot overlooking one of Uganda.s Natural Wonders, the Kyambura Gorge. A place of discovery for most.

From here you can hike in the Gorge, go Chimpanzee Trekking and see other wildlife and it is a great Birding Location.


If you would like to stay in the Kymbura Gorge Lodge while on Safari with us – Please let us know we would love to weave it into your itinerary in the Pearl of Africa.