Lake Chahafi Resort is a spacious Mid-range safari accommodation located in Kisoro near two Uganda’s Gorilla Destination that is; Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. More facts, the lodge sits near Kisoro town conveniently located on the shore of the beautiful Lake Chahafi home to various birds and Uganda’s only Mirror carp fish.
The lodge offers expansive facilities and amenities including; fine dining in a cozy restaurant and outdoor set up options such as; unrivalled family style accommodation in stand-alone ensuite cabins décor using local resources.
Ideally, this is the only resort in the region gently sloping towards the lake with a lush garden where kids, it’s a nice playground for the kids and the location doesn’t require you to climb steep slopes to access their cabins or the restaurant.
Lake Chahafi Resort consists with nine furnished en-suite cabins with comfy double or twin beds. They have cabins well designed to match the environment – with netted windows that can be rolled up and down as you enjoy your privacy at the same time you sight see the natural surroundings; the cabins were built o stilts and a deck with spectacular views on Muhavura volcano and the Lake. Those on visit can go explore the twin lakes Chahati and Kayumbu. It is also a great base for trekking Mountain gorillas, Golden monkeys or hiking the Virunga ranges like ; Mt Muhavura ,Mt. Gahinga and Mt.Sabinyo.
Facilities and Amenities at Lake Chahafi Resort includes;
Comfortable swimming pool
They offer Airport transportation
Breakfast in the room
24- hour front desk
They offer free high-speed internet
Laundry services and shoeshine services
They have hospitable team and the beauty of the nature around.
This is quite place to a gateway holiday, we recommend our guests.
The lodge offers welcoming and friendly staff who serve delicious breakfast well décor along the shores of the lake as you sight see the beauty of the nature around.
The lodge also offers a beautiful location and the rooms are impressive, loving and comfortable beds.
The lodge offers boat trip and a hike overlooking the sister lakes around.
Activities like fishing, walking tours, bicycle tours, hiking.
The room features with desk, fireplace, private balcony, whirlpool bathtub, safe, hair dryer, housekeeping, dining area.
The rooms are nice and beds are more comfortable to spend your night.
They organize beautiful dinner near the fire place.
They offer turn down service where they fix your bed, spray the room for bugs.
The lodge’s location is quite impressive and they are able to bring such quality service to such a remote area.
They provide hot water bottle during the night because the area at night experiences much coldness.
They serve perfect meals, especially the soup.
At the lodge there are lot of activities to unwind while you are fulfilling your dream vacation of water sporting activities which is combined with magical Gorilla Safari Day trips to Mgahinga and Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
Lake Chahati Resort takes one hour drive to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park a home to endangered mountain gorillas, golden monkeys and over 39 species of mammal as well as various 80 bird species. Activities to do within the park includes; Golden monkey tracking, Birding, Gorilla trekking, guided nature walks as well as Community visits among many.
Mgahinga Gorilla National Park is one of the Uganda’s smallest parks covering about 33.7 square kilometers inhabits to great mountain gorillas and encompasses three inactive volcanoes namely; Mount Muhabura, Mount Gahinga and Mount Sabyinyo where hiking experience can be done.
The most done tourist attraction in the park includes; Golden monkey – permits cost 100 USD per person per day and Gorilla trekking which is conducted in one habituated gorilla family known as Nyakagezi Gorilla Family- Gorilla trekking permits costs USD700 per person per trek, play part in cultural encounter – visit the Batwa people enjoy their amazing traditions dance, songs, volcano and mountain climbing as well as hiking along the foothill of the Virunga volcanoes.
A traveler can be able to access the resort either by road or by air transport;
By road its approximately 8 to 9 hours drives from Kampala via Masaka and Mbarara.
By Air – you can fly by domestic flight Aero link from Entebbe international airport to Kisoro airstrip then 11 kilometers to be transferred to the lodge.