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Kamwenge District, Kibale National Park Uganda See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for the purpose of chimpanzee trekking. Had a couple of walks around the lodge and spotted lots of birds and Colobus Monkeys. The food was very good, not a brilliant veggie choice (we’re not veggies but our friend is), but this appears...More

Thank Chris T
Response from Uganda L, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded 6 days ago

Warmest greetings from sunny Uganda Chris, Thank you for staying with us and going step further to share your experience with us. We greatly appreciate your positive feedback and are delighted to note you enjoyed your meals and our fortunate location right in the heart...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Primates Lodge was probably the best stay of our trip to Uganda. The location is smack dab in the national park and you can go looking for galagos right by the property. There's a lovely little nature trail you can do yourself and there's...More

Thank Sumeet M
Response from Uganda L, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded 4 weeks ago

Warmest greetings from sunny Uganda, Thank you for staying with us at Primate Lodge Kibale and for taking a step further to share your experience with us. It is indeed feedback such as yours which motivate us in delivering services to our best. Your words...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoyed the food at this lodge and watching the monkeys play in the trees right across from the dining room. The chef surprised me with a whole birthday cake after dinner on my birthday - so nice! The bed was comfortable, room large, and...More

Thank Nicole R
Response from Uganda L, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Many thanks for choosing to stay with us and for sharing your experience at Primate Lodge Kibale. Oh how glad we are that the chef got you on your special day – this is part of our tradition at all our lodges, we...More

Reviewed September 9, 2018

On arrival at the primate lodge, we exited our vehicle to be surround by lots of butterflies and greeted by staff who helped with our luggage and took us to an open reception area where we were given drinks and registration. We were then taken...More

Thank Distant_Dreams
Response from Uganda L, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded 4 weeks ago

Warmest greetings dear guest, Many thanks for the vivid description of your time at the lodge. What a wonderful read! We are delighted to note that you were greeted by our natural décor the beautiful butterflies of Kibale Forest alongside our staff. We are well...More

Reviewed September 1, 2018

The lodge is very handy for chimp tracking and the rooms are large and absolutely gorgeous. It is in the forest and the way the rooms are spaced makes the walk around the property a nice short nature trail. The staff are very friendly and...More

Thank Chandralekha G
Response from Great Lakes S, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded September 4, 2018

Warmest greetings from Kibale Forest! We would like to start by sincerely thanking you for staying with us at Primate Lodge Kibale and going a step further to share your experience. We are delighted to note that you appreciated our location, signature Ugandan hospitality and...More

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Experience the world renowned Ugandan hospitality amidst unrivaled nature, scenery and serenity in the heart of Kibale rainforest National Park, Uganda’s primates’ paradise; Primate Lodge Kibale’s principal More edge is our location, right next to the starting point for Chimpanzee Tracking excursion as well as the incredible Chimpanzee Habituation experience, really, two of the most genuinely breathtaking wildlife experiences on the planet. Primate Lodge Kibale Offers a range of options to accommodate all our guests. Our most recent addition, the brand new 9 luxury cottages of a superior design are bound to blow your heart away. Far more spacious and airy, with luxurious bathrooms, really huge glass windows and full size glass paneled sliding doors- they let in a lot of natural light and affording 180 degree views of the beautiful rainforest surroundings from your bed. Our seven mid-level forest cottages are en-suite with spacious bathrooms, 2x twin size beds or 1x king size bed, lounge chairs and a spacious verandah overlooking the rainforest. For our adventurous guests, we offer a secluded Sky Tree House (not self-contained) about 200m deep in the forest. Elevated about 18-feet above ground and overlooking a meadow, it enjoys excellent views over the forest canopy and is regularly visited by black and white colobus monkeys, red tailed monkeys, blue monkeys, forest elephants, even chimpanzee sometimes. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Room Service
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Also Known As
Primate Hotel Fort Portal
Location
Uganda > Western Region > Kibale National Park
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Also Known As
Primate Hotel Fort Portal
Location
Uganda > Western Region > Kibale National Park
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Mary4491
July 10, 2018|
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Response from BurbageRupert | Reviewed this property |
Sorry only just seen your question. Yes you can, if you’ve already been I hope You enjoyed it!
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Neish
May 15, 2018|
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Response from Uganda L | Property representative |
Warmest greetings Neish, Yes i have and can share some feedback about the standard cottages. There 6 Standard Cottages that are newly refurbished with a private and en-suite well-furnished bedroom and lovely bathroom. Each... More
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miama-mn
August 30, 2017|
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Response from Uganda L | Property representative |
They are cottages with 180 degree views of the forest, self contained, wooden floors, with hot water bathrooms and king/ twin bed options :)
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"Ask for a room closer to the main dining area"
BambiLaFawn
Apr 1, 2018
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"Request superior room."
BurbageRupert
Feb 10, 2018
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"The 9 tcottages are in a loop. Cottage 5 is the furthest away and the most secluded Cottage 1 and 9 are..."
PabloSmith419
Feb 4, 2018
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"All the cottages are set out independently and are much the same"
Pamelai72
Jan 22, 2018
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