It is perched on the rim of an extinct volcano which, since its demise, has filled with water to become the breathtaking Lake Nyinambuga – 250 acres in size and 130 metres deep. There is a main thatched lodge with spacious sitting room, reception area and dining room flanked by 8 cottages providing luxurious accommodation for 16 guests. The cottages which face west offer a panoramic view of the spectacular ‘Mountains of the Moon’. They were designed by Capt. Mark Price and are built of local stone and thatch. The interiors are imaginatively and comfortably furnished where the decor emphasis in on the use local materials.
The exceptional design and sheer scale of the main lodge is immediately apparent from the moment one crests the hill and Kyaninga Lodge comes into view. Once inside, the lodge offers comfortable seating areas set around an imposing double-sided open fireplace where one can enjoy a cozy evening over a good book, a board game or a drink from the bar. The main building also houses the restaurant, where delicious meals compete with stunning views on both sides.
Primate Lodge Kibale
Primate Lodge in Kibale is an exclusive eco-lodge situated in the heart of Kibale Forest National Park. It is surrounded by a lush tropical forest that is home to 13 different species of primates, including the chimpanzees.
Privately secluded in the rainforest, this safari lodge offers you a truly authentic jungle experience and is the perfect gateway for tracking the primates in Uganda. Whether you wish a high level of luxury and comfort, rather stay in a midrange cottage or want to bring your own tent, Primate Lodge Kibale is the ideal place for you!
Kibale safari lodge
The lodge is located in Kanyanchu on the way to Bigodi Village, the site of the lodge was carefully chosen and it commands the view of Kibale National park forest and Rwenzori Mountains, the portal peaks. The Lodge blends into its natural surroundings to enable visitors feel part of the wildness. This place is a must visit, since it is well built spectacularly on a hill overlooking Kibale forest and Rwenzori mountains
Chimp’s Nest is a true birder’s paradise; virtually all 350 bird species of Kibale Forest and the bordering Bigodi Swamps can be observed on the premises. Explore our private walking trails through the forest and witness it all for yourself! We also offer night walks, with high chances of seeing bush babies and the other animals of the night Chimp’s Nest is a true birder’s paradise; virtually all 350 bird species of forest and the bordering Bigodi Swamps can be observed on the premises.
The resort is situated approximately 20 km’s outside Fort Portal in the western part of Uganda. It borders Kibale Forest National Park, one of the most beautiful tropical forests in the country with stunning bird and insect life and 13 species of primates, including a unique population of more than 1400 chimpanzees.
The forest also hosts forest elephants, buffaloes, bush pigs and duikers and a great variety of reptiles.
Kibale forest camp
Where better to capture the thrill of a howling black and white Columbus or to listen to the wood owl calling his partner, than from the comfort of a spacious, en-suite tent. Kibale Forest Camp offers this unique classic canvas experience in the form of 7 African safari style tents set in a lush forested surrounding. Complemented by excellent food and service it forms your perfect base to explore the area.