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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Tucked away in Western Uganda on the shores of Lake George inside Queen Elizabeth National Park, Ihamba Lakeside Safari Lodge welcomes you with a stunning view of the Lake and the Rwenzori Mountains. Our Lodge is the perfect location for those who want to experience the tranquillity of unspoilt Africa, untouched by mass tourism. Ihamba Lakeside Safari Lodge is a unique place where you can be at one with all forms of nature from the balcony of your Cabana. We have seven African styled cottages with en-suite facilities, King and Queen sized beds, Wardrobe, reading table and mosquito nets. Our facilities include Wi-Fi internet, a swimming pool, ample parking space and compound gardens for picnics.
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Property amenities
Free Internet
Free parking
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Lake View


Full view
near Kahendero Fishing Village, Queen Elizabeth National Park 26320 Uganda
Getting there
Kasese Airport9 mi
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We were fortunate to stay in one of their newly-renovated rooms. They were very spacious and tastefully done. The bathroom was huge and had a separate shower (VERY large), separate toilet and a claw-footed bath. Loved the bath! There was also a shelving unit which was a great
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We spent 4 nights in a family cottage. The food was excellent, the staff very welcoming and friendly. Fred lead us to a very interesting visit of a fisher community village next to the lodge, and even taught us a local board game called Omweso. The swimming pool is a nice place
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Our hut was gorgeous!! Had a beautiful view and our own little balcony. We were the only ones staying at the time and even though there were some refurbishments happening, it didn't bother us at all. The staff is friendly and I highly recommend the community walk with the hotel
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we stayed the day/night before and two days/nights after our Trekking at this wonderful place. a very warm, friendly welcome after a long journey from EBB, a beautiful cottage, overlooking Lake George and an excellent cuisine mad our stay unforgettable. the service is
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Ihamba is situated within Queen Elizabeth National Park, overlooking a lobe of Lake George. You can hear the hippos grunting at night, and the birding is marvelous. It's a far better option than staying in grimy Kasese. One of the staff members gave me a complimentary tour of
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Response from Ihamba, Front Office Manager at Ihamba Lakeside Safari Lodge
Responded Aug 30, 2018
Dear Guest, Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us and taking time to share your experience. We are honored and delighted to know that you loved your stay with us. The team sends you their regards and look forward to hosting you again. Best regards
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Huge bed with mosquito net
"The last room on the stretch"
"Simply find a different lodge!"
"Request a cottage with lake view/balcony rather than those set back into the property"
"Front row has lake side view"
"Request a cottage closer to the lake, so can see the hippos come out at night."
$219 - $231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
UgandaWestern RegionQueen Elizabeth National Park
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