Crater Lake Safari Lodge
Are you a luxury tourist planning a primates watching safari in Kibale Forest National Park? Then the Crater Lake Safari Lodge is your perfect place of comfort to be. It offers opportunities for tourists who wish to explore some of the splendid attractions within the Kibale Forest National Park.
Are you a luxury tourist planning a chimpanzee tracking safari to Uganda Kibale Forest National Park? Then the Crater Lake Safari Lodge is your perfect place of comfort to be. It offers opportunities for tourists who wish to explore some of the splendid attractions within the National Park especially over 13 species of primates including man’s closest relatives (the Chimpanzees) and many others. Therefore after your activities like chimpanzee tracking, the Chimpanzee Habituation Experience, nature walks, bird watching visit to Bigodi wetland sanctuary as well as Crater Lake hikes, why not relax, have a delicious meal and relish comfortable accommodation at this wonderful place of stay?
Situated on the shores of Lake Nyinabulitwa in Fort Portal district, Crater Lake Safari Lodge is one of the eco-friendly up market Lodges you will encounter during your primate safari in Uganda. It is found at just a stone throw away from Kibale Forest and rewards guests with the mind-boggling views of the breathtaking Nyinabulitwa Crater Lake as well as the snow-capped Rwenzori Mountains range on a lucky day. This Lake is generally the main source of water for many chimpanzees as well as other wildlife species that occupy the mountains.
This luxurious Safari Lodge is made up of 9 large and well furnished cottages that include two double-roomed family cottages with four beds for family or group travelers. Each of the cottages is very spacious, stands on raised platforms with private decks that offer remarkable views of the surrounding, a veranda for relaxation or enjoying drinks as well as chatting, also feature en-suite bathrooms, hot and cold running water and are solar-powered. The rooms also have mosquito nets, tea making facilities, wardrobe and armchairs.
Other amenities and services that you should expect when you visit Crater Lake Safari Lodge include Wi-Fi within the cottages, complimentary breakfast and 24-hour electricity provided by solar-power systems that also help to charge phones, batteries and tablets. You will discover that the common area at this Safari Lodge seems like an extension of your cottage, built in the same traditional style and this is the same place where guests take their meals prepared by well trained and professional chefs and comes from the locally grown food stuffs. The rustically designed on-site restaurant serves continental dishes and guests enjoy free breakfast.
There is a bar on-site that serves all kinds of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. There is also a craft shop where you can buy locally made objects such as hats, jewelries and African wear thus allow you to take home some of the memories back home.
After a long day during Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale Forest National Park, tourists can choose to relax by having a massage or just sit and relax as you enjoy the sounds of the singing birds or the cool air. Therefore, some activities to enjoy while staying within Crater Lake Safari Lodge include Bird watching, nature walks/hiking, visit to the Amabere ga Nyina Mwiru Caves, Chimpanzee tracking, exploring the Bigodi wetland Sanctuary as well as Chimpanzee Habituation Experience among others.
How to Reach Crater Lake Safari Lodge
The best route to use is Kampala to Mubende to Fort Portal before proceeding through Kamwenge route then branch off to the Crater Lake Safari Lodge.