Kibale guest cottages; This is a perfect private luxury safari lodge found in Kibale Forest National Park near Kanyanchu visitors center. The lodge offers a lot to visitors who choose it to be their comfortable stay, activities include chimpanzee tracking, chimpanzee habituation experience, and a swamp nature walk at Bigodi.
The lodge consists of 10 cottages furnished with a private terrace where you can enjoy overlooking the park’s beauty and wildlife. All cottages were designed with single, double, or twin with good flashing toilets, and an inbuilt bathroom.
More so, the lodge sits at the edge of Kibale National Park near the beautiful town of Fort portal.
The lodge offers beautiful room types such as Deluxe Single rooms, Standard double rooms, and standard twin rooms among others.
Kibale guest cottages have got cool and beautiful gardens where you can sit for relaxation, and enjoy soft drinks and hard drinks. They also have a spacious restaurant that serves delicious meals to their guests with experienced chefs. They prepare both local and African cuisines.
The lodge offers good laundry services and free internet offered.
All rooms are designed in African Art and are fitted with a wardrobe. They are made complete with a private bathroom with free toiletries.
The lodge also offers special menus and packed lunches which can be arranged on request.
They have shoe cleaning services.
They offer a comfortable place for a campfire where you can sit to get warm from the coldest of the forest as you enjoy the local traditional dance performers and guided community walk which can be arranged on request.
Kibale guest cottages also offer airport shuttle services on request.
The English-speaking staff at the 24-hour front desk.
The cottages were designed with a shared lounge and gift shop.
Families with kids are welcome because the lodge has got a lot for children like children to playgrounds.
They offer luggage storage and a tour desk.
They offer currency exchanges and private check-in and check out
They offer an outdoor dining area and furniture.
They also offer secured parking for guests parking
All rooms are featured with sockets near the bed and clothes rack
The lodge provides airport pick-up and drops off
They also offer packed lunches
They offer private entrances to the guests
Room beds are designed with mosquito net
They have got fluent English-speaking guide
They offer extra beds but on request.
Kibale guest cottages allow guests to use cards, meaning cards are accepted like Union pay, Visa, and MasterCard.
Pets are not allowed at the lodge
Things to Do at Kibale Guest Cottages
Chimpanzee tracking; This is the major activity in Kibale Forest National park that starts in the morning with a short briefing about trekking. After, you will be escorted by the park ranger into the forest trails to track chimps. An activity which is done half day and in a group of 8 people. Once you find them one hour is given to you to observe these unique apes in their natural habitat as you learn about their amazing lifestyle as well as picture taking.
Chimpanzee habituation; This is an incredible experience that is a full-day activity and must be done by experts, researchers, doctors, and park rangers who guides you throughout the activity with correct information about the chimpanzee activity. This activity starts early in the morning and spends the whole day in the forest once you allocate the chimps to their natural habitat, four hours will be given to you to observe them as you collect some samples from them, learn their behaviors, feeding and playing habits as well as having memorable photography.