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Top Lodging Choices for Kibale Forest and Bigodi Wetlands Sanctuary

Posted by on January 7, 2018

Here are our Top Lodging Choices for Kibale Forest

Choose your Lodge for your stay at Kibale Forest – Bigodi Wetlands Sanctuary

Budget, Moderate and Upmarket Lodging Accommodations in and around Kibale Forest

Kibale Forest, Bigodi Wetlands Sanctuary, the Explosion Crater Lakes around the park and beyond attact visitors to come to the Fort Portal – Kibale Forest area.

Below you will find the Top Lodging Choices for Kibale Forest and Bigodi Wetlands Sanctuary. You can visit other places from here, like take the top of the world, crater lake hike, visit the Amabeere Caves which is a place of natural beauty and comes with a history of legends and myths..

Take your pick from our Top Lodging Choices for the Kibale Forest area.  if you want the best rooms, best food, best service, go for the more upmarket lodges, if your price conscious then go for moderate or budget lodging.

There are many choices, we have picked a few based on past experiences and around Kibale Forest we had some negative ones, so we removed those lodges based on facility, food, lack of service.  We know that our clients want the most for their money and we feel the same.

Papaya-Lake-Lodge-smallPapaya Lake Lodge -the Jewel near Kibale Forest – $$$$:

Papaya Lodge is an upmarket fusion of Africa with  Europe, one could call it Afro-European, it goes from the fabulous, spacious cottages to the meals served, prepared with fresh vegetables and fruit  from their gardens.  The Lodge is the creation of a Polish Couple, who have poured  into creating what in many ways is unparalleled in Uganda.

The decor is unique, the food is superb and the view of two crater lakes from the lodge, and one from the rooms is simply stunning making this an exclusive Lodge.

Original Creativity, a one of a kind lodge from the rooms to the meals…enjoy

Ndali-lodge-Kibale-ForestNdali Lodge – A Colonial Touch – $$$$:

Ndali Lodge – is an upmarket Lodge with unexpected splendor and surrounding beauty  Ndali Lodge is simply unlike any other lodge in Uganda – it is unique and the experience here cannot be replicated elsewhere. Overlooking the stunning Nyinambuga Crater Lake (extinct volcano) while in the distance you can see the ancient Rwenzori Mountains of the Moon. The Lodge is family owned and was originally owned by Captain Mark Price – beyond the lodge is a 1000 acre farm –Vanilla Plantation and Processing Plant, tea plantations and more.

You are surrounded by beauty everywhere. Great Rooms with fantastic views, delightful food and a wonderful ambiance make Ndali Lodge the choice of many. Ndali Lodge has great TripAdvisor Reviews.

Kyaninga Lodge Ultimate Luxury Comfort overlooking an ancient Crater Lake – $$$$:

Kyaninga Lodge- wooden chalets high on a ridge with views to live for- log cottages providing the ultimate peaceful comfort – breathtaking views of Lake Kyaninga, a crater lake and the mountains of the moon – the majestic Rwenzori Mountains.

There are many lodges in Uganda – but there is no other like Kyaninga Lodge – the beauty and design of this lodge and its cottages are reasons enough to come here and spend a night or two.  World Class Chef prepares fantastic International Dishes with a Ugandan twist.  Fresh produce from the Lodge gardens   – fruit from its own orchard – it could not get any better, but it does.  The distance to Kibale Forest is one negative thing but your stay at this lodge make the time well worth it.

crater-lake-safari-lodge-linkCrater Lake Safari Lodge-$$$:

This is the newest lodge along Uganda’s Crater Trail and a wonderful job has been done in preparing a lodge for guests from around the world.

The closest Luxury Lodge to Kibale Forest, it is only a 7 kilometer drive to Bigodi Wetlands Sanctuary and Chimpanzee Trekking in Kibale Forest.

Superb views, cottages with WiFi, elegant furnishings and elegantly decorated, solar-powered lights in the cottages 24 hours a day, all added plus items while on Safari in Uganda.

Crater Lake Safari Lodge is a lovely addition to the area and already has become a favorite among visitors to Kibale Forest.

Primate-lodge-inside-Kibale-ForestPrimate Lodge – Kibale Forest- $$$: 

Primate Lodge located in Kibale Rainforest Jungle 7 Luxury Safari Tents for your comfort while in the Kibale Jungle tracking Chimpanzees Primate Lodge  – Luxury and comfort in the jungle of Kibale Rainforest.  Kibale Forest is not only home of 13 varieties of primates it is home to Primate Lodge that offers you the closest location to the park headquarters from where you start your chimpanzee trek and also the chimpanzee habituation experience and the nocturnal forest walk that takes place in Kibale Forest.

Chimpanzee-Forest-Guest-House1Chimpanzee Forest Guest House – Kibale Forest-$$:

Chimpanzee Forest Guest House – Moderate Lodging – Kibale Forest Stunning Scenic Views of the working Tea Plantation.  The main lodge belonged to a colonial official, today a Ugandan family owns and operates this lodge and does a great job at it and guests get a very fair price here.

You can also see the Rwenzori Mountains of the Moon, Kibale Forest and Lake Nyabikere from Chimpanzee Forest Guest House Chimpanzee Forest Guest House means moderate and budget priced lodging in the Kibale Forest area.

Located on a 100 acres of a tea-plantation, spacious garden – African Comfort in Kibale Forest.

Kibale-Forest-Tented-Camp-smallKibale Forest Camp – Tented Camp in the Rainforest – $$$

Kibale Forest Camp – moderately priced– located in a lush Tropical Rainforest Kibale Forest Camp value plus in the Kibale Forest Jungle Kibale Forest Camp is an  classical African Safari Style Tented Camp in the lush tropical rainforest of Kibale.

The tented cottages are spacious, on platform and thatched covered for comfort, the rooms are all self-contained and have a deck in the front where you can sit and relax.

There is a Budget option at Kibale Forest camp, you can choose a tent with two twin beds, the tent is on a platform, thatched roof over it and shared bath.

Isunga Lodge-$$:

A newer moderately priced lodge that gives its guests value plus for their money.  We have used this lodge with great success on our safaris and our Clients have responded more than positively.

There are 4 cottages withe en-suite bath in a very private settings.  The food is prepared in a thoughtful manner and the service is excellent.

There are many higher cost moderately priced lodges in Uganda that do not match what you receive at Isunga Lodge.

Let us know if you like to use this lodge on your safari with us.

If the Top Lodging Choices for Kibale Forest and Bigodi Wetlands Sanctuary interest you and you want to include them in your safari with us, please let us know.

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