Safari Lodges

Mount Gahinga Rest Camp

This camp is located on the boarder of Mgahinga national park next to the park headquarters, on the boarder of the 3 countries which are Uganda, Congo and Rwanda. This is the best place for people on the move especially those who are coming from gorilla tracking and need a place to rest from. The general services provided swimming in the fresh waters of Lake Mutanda.

This rest camp is composed of nine grass thatched bandas and 3 tents with private facilities, half of these cottages have their en-suite and private balconies which are facing towards Lake Mutanda. This cottage was built using the locally  available material collected by the local people so are the staff members who are trained on jobs and through this they earn some income to cater for their families thus an excellent employment opportunity to so many people.

Mount Gahinga safari lodge

This lodge is located in a stunning location at the base of brooding volcanoes).Mgahinga Gorilla National Park is home to mountain gorillas, rare golden monkeys, the extinct Virunga Volcanoes, atmospheric bamboo forests and the sacred Ngarama Cave – once home to the King of the Batwa Pygmies. After a thrilling day of mountain climbing, wildlife watching or cultural trekking there is no better place to relax than Mount Gahinga safari Lodge.

With a warming open fireplace, massage room, delicious three course meals and blissful views of the mighty volcanic peaks, this lodge is a wonderful place to recuperate after your Ugandan adventures!

Guests are guaranteed a great night’s sleep in these comfortable private cabins, surrounded by beautiful gardens and terraces to make the most of the views and native birds and butterflies.

Amajembere Iwacu community camp

This community camp is located near the gates of Mgahinga National Park. Amajambere Iwacu Community Camp is located by the entrance to Mgahinga National Park and is only 12 km from the southwestern town of Kisoro near the Rwandan border.

At the camp, visitors can enjoy the magnificent views of the famous Virunga Volcanoes and take part in monkey trekking. The camp is located at a perfect starting point for golden monkey trekking through the national park.

Guests can choose between the campsite, dormitories or bandas. The camp has a wide area for camping as well as five bandas, of which two serve as dormitories.

Country side guest house

This guest house is located outside the immediate town to Mgahinga national park-Kisoro.Countryside Guest House is located a few minutes’ walk from Kisoro town centre. At Countryside, you will be welcomed with genuine warmth and friendship. This guest house is surrounded by rolling hills, evergreen farms and splendid views of the Virunga Volcanoes. It is ideally located for visitors planning to visit the Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and the Nkuringo sector of Bwindi Impenetrable national Park.

Kisoro Tourist Hotel

Just as the name suggests,Kisoro tourist hotel is located in the south west of Uganda masjorly to cater for the tourists to that area of this national park.Kisoro Tourist Hotel in Kisoro is the best option for anyone visiting the southwest of Uganda, on the way to Rwanda, Congo and Bwindi for gorilla tracking.

This hotel boasts of a wonderful location among the foothills of Mount Muhavura, and guests can enjoy an incredible panoramic view of the surrounding mountains and volcanoes along the borders with Rwanda and the Congo.

Kisoro Tourist Hotel is the most pleasant and comfortable hotel at a budget tariff price. It offers first class accommodations with self-contained rooms.

Enjoy the warm atmosphere of the lounge and the authentic fireplace. After your activities in the surrounding area, relax with a massage, sauna or steam bath. The restaurant is well known in Uganda for the high-standard food preparation in both traditional and international dishes.

Travellers’rest hotel

This hotel is locatecd just 14km in Kisoro from Mgahinga gorilla national park.Travellers Rest Hotel is a colonial-style hotel located just outside Kisoro in the extreme southwestern corner of Uganda, offering a perfect base for trips into Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. When you enter, the ibis welcomes you with its typical sound. The beautiful surrounding garden is the home of many birds. Sitting on the terrace you can smell the sweet perfume of the honeysuckle, and in the cool evenings you can warm yourself by the fireplace, outdoors or in the lounge, surrounded by unusual African artifacts and a huge collection of Congolese masks.

The surrounding landscape, dominated by the peaks of the Virunga Volcanoes, is of astonishing beauty. The volcanoes offer spectacular views of the Rift Valley and the emerald-green Lake Mutanda in the distance.

Lake Chahafi resort

Lake Chahafi Resort sits just 20 minutes away from Kisoro town, in an area of completely unspoilt natural beauty. On three sides, it is surrounded by the rolling hills of the Virungas, on the fourth, the highest of the Virunga peaks, Mt Muhavura rises majestically up on its own. A perfect peaceful retreat from the busy town, come and spend a day relaxing at the lake, or a cosy evening next to the fireplace in the bar before a night in one of the permanent canvas tent ensuite cabins. Pitch your own tent if you prefer, there is ample space for campers here and toilet and warm shower facilities available.

From Kisoro town  drive towards Cyanika border  for four kilometres  and turn left at Muganza, you will see a green signpost for Lake Chahafi Resort  and drive for seven kilometres  to the Resort. Drive straight while keeping left for approximately seven kilometres until you reach a small sign post for Lake Chahafi resort directing you to turn right to the Lodge.

Sawa Sawa guest house

The Guest House is also few Kilometers to most top tourist attractions in Kisoro. It has good facilities to ensure that your stay is very memorable. It is also ideal for travellers who wish to travel to Rwanda, DRC the next day in time.This Guest House has friendly and courteous staff with experience who will offer personalised service and this will make your stay as pleasant and memorable. The owner has many years’ experience working in the hospitality industry.

Their rooms are well designed, and staying here will offer you a brilliant night. The rooms are spacious with comfortable beds in different sizes. The rooms are furnished with chairs and tables among others.