Top Lodging Choices along scenic Lake Bunyonyi

Posted by on July 20, 2016

Relax and chill out at one of the Lodges along Lake Bunyonyi

The Top Lodging Choices along scenic Lake Bunyonyi – a Scene from “Lord of the Ring”


The Top Lodging Choices along scenic Lake Bunyonyi which according to Lonely Planet is one of the Best Places to relax and Chill out at one of the lodges that are located on the Lake.  Some are located on one of the 29 Islands, others on the shore. Below you will find some of the delightful choices that you have at one of Africa’s most beautiful Lakes.


The Top Lodging Choices along scenic Lake Bunyonyi


 Birdnest Resort at Lake Bunyonyi – Moderate:

Birdnest Resort along Lake Bunyonyi has built a reputation for quality lodging at a moderate price.  It is one the Lake’s best lodges, has a restaurant that attracts people from far and wide.

There are the rooms, the great facilities such as swimming pool, a library, pool table, or sun yourself enjoying a cold drink.

Birdnest Resort has one of the highest ratings for a lodge in what is called the Gorilla Highlands. Enjoy a warm fire at night, traditional dancing and music and the next morning have a great breakfast overlooking Lake Bunyonyi.


 Birdnest – Eco Overseas – Budget:

Most would call an addition – a lodge annex, however Birdnest called it Birdnest Eco-Overseas.  Might seem strange to you – however the so-called overseas cottages are a short boar-ride across the Lake and from the cottages you can see the Main Birdnest Resort.

The Birdnest Overseas Cottages represent one of the best values along the lake.  Great rooms with bath in a tranquil setting at just the right price.  Birdnest has set the bar for budget lodging a bit higher with its news “Overseas Offering” that will surprise most safari travelers with the quality of room and service.


 Byoona Amagara Island Retreat – Budget:

Byoona Amagara  Island Retreat is a popular budget lodge on an island on Lake Bunyonyi.

One of it main attractions are the popular Geodomes that are features at this lodge.

The lodge caters to those that would like dormitory rooms to family cottages.

The meals are hard and service is good, there are lots of things to do and see on the island and the nearby mainland.  A great place to relax and chill out.


 Bunyonyi Overland Resort – Budget:

Bunyonyi Overland Resort along Lake Bunyonyi has something for most everyone from those that want to do lazy camping in a tent and with sleeping equipment from the lodge to a fully furnished family lodge that even comes with a kitchen and a sitting room.

This is a popular place with overlanders as the name implies, backpackers, those looking just for a room and others who want a room with bath and view of the lodge.

Hearty meals are served in the restaurant along with plenty of cold drinks that are readily available.


 Nature’s Prime Island – Budget:

Nature Prime Island is located on an Island – Lake Bunyonyi.  Wooden Cottages and Safari tents with bath.

The lodge is on a quiet island where you can take forest walks, dugout canoe paddling, swimming, birding or just relax with a book.

Sumptuous meals are served in the main lodge that overlooks the lake along with cold drinks.

You start and end your stay at Nature’s Prime Island with a boat ride to or from the Island.


Top Lodging Choices along scenic Lake Bunyonyi – if you are interested in using one of the above lodges in your safari with us – please let us know.