Maybe there are other establishments like this but I've never encountered them. Cabins and treehouses built on the edge of a forest. Good restaurant; friendly, helpful staff. Truly unique experience. You really do feel like you're sleeping in the middle of an African forest. The cacophony of insect and creature sounds at night is amazing. A little out of the way but well worth it.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Chimps’ Nest is built on a beautiful piece of land with a splendid view of Kibale Forest and the snow capped peaks of the Rwenzori Mountains. As the name implies, Chimps’ Nest is often visited by chimps, but also other monkeys and habitats of Kibale Forest. It 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. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Chimps` Nest Hotel Kibale Forest National Park