The parkside safari lodge is the perfect budget safari lodge built to serve budget tourists on a Uganda wildlife safari adventure in Murchison Falls National Park. More so, Murchison Falls National Park is Uganda’s largest and oldest game park that harbors a wide range of biodiversity of animal species over 86 mammals, and around 450 bird species among others. The park is approximately a 4 to 5 hours drive and those you decide to travel by domestic flight from Entebbe International Airport to Pakuba Airstrip which is located inside the park ‘’1:10 hours to land’’.

Location; Parkside Safari lodge lies 2 kilometers away from Tangi gate o Murchison Falls National Park. The lodge is located on the shores of the Albert Nile, allowing guests to walk around and canoe ride use. A great location to sightsee various species of birds such as the unique shoebill along the river and the lodge reserves the best location for bird lovers, Elephants, Uganda kobs, Jackson Heart beasts, Buffaloes, and Oribis among others.

The Parkside safari lodge consists of beautiful rooms well designed with a desk, and a private bathroom equipped with a shower and slippers. More to that, the lodge offers excellent cottage room types such as a Single room with a park view, a Deluxe double room, a Deluxe Twin room, a Triple room with a lake view, and a Family room with a lake view rewarding.

The lodge was built in an African traditional style to give guests a sense of being in the African wilderness.  They have a restaurant that serves mouthwatering meals at the restaurant with lots of drinks to choose from at the shop.

Each cottage has got a bike outside where you can circle to the main lodge area.

Facilities of Parkside Safari lodge

Parkside safari lodge offers a spacious restaurant with skilled staff and a chef who serve delicious food.

They have friendly and welcoming staff who offer great services to the guests.

They have roomy and comfortable cottages for your nice stay amid wildness.

The lodge offers a superb view of the beautiful River Nile. The rooms are basic and clean for your stay.

The lodge is the perfect base for exploring the Murchison Falls National Park.

The lodge offers free parking and free Wi-Fi.

Bathroom Facility- Parkside Safari Lodge

They are décor with toilet paper, a tower, a slipper, a private bathroom, a toilet, and a shower.

Bedroom services;

The bedroom is designed with clean linen and a wardrobe or closet

They offer a gainful view of the river.

Outdoors service;

They offer an outdoor fireplace, overlooking balcony, terrace, and beautiful garden where you can sit in the evening for relaxation.

Reception Services;

The lodge offers private check in/check out

They also offer concierge services and luggage storage.

The lodge also has a tour desk

They offer express check-in /check out

The lodge offers a 24-hour front desk.

Parkside Safari Lodge
Parkside safari lodge

Family services:

They offer kids outdoor play equipment for example board games /puzzle.

Cleaning services;

They offer daily housekeeping and ironing service

They offer laundry services.

Room Amenities services;

The lodge offers a socket near the bed and a clothes rack

The lodge offers a buffet /Irish breakfast

They offer an Airport shuttle for luxurious visitors.

Activities to do at Parkside Safari Lodge;

Game drive; While at the lodge you can do a game drive adventure at the northern sector of the outskirts of Murchison Falls National Park where you expect to explore a variety of wildlife animal species like giraffes, buffaloes, elephants, Orbits, hartebeest, leopards, Jackson hartebeest, Kobs among others.

Birdwatching; The park is remarked as the top birding destination on Uganda birding tours and some of the birds to see includes; rare shoe bills, Abyssinian ground hornbill, Black–headed lawing, Cattle egrets, Senegal thick-knees, Grey crowned cranes, Palm-nut vulture, Malachite kingfisher, Goliath heron, Giant kingfisher, Eastern grey plantain –eater, Blue-headed causal, Silver bird among others.

Community cultural visits; While on a visit can go visit villages around and encounter the African untouched culture and learn more about the culture. Other activities include; White water rafting, Nature guided walks, Boat cruises, Chimpanzee trekking at Budongo forest, and Sportfishing.

Travelers can combine wildlife with a visit to Murchison and a gorilla trekking tour in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

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