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Kyaninga Lodge

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the beautiful hotel in uganda .stunning in so many ways like view, rooms, art work .excellent friendly staff (specially the manager).A truly amazing place .great setting closer to lake .swimming in Lake a true adventure. Only hotel swimming pool was not clean .food is little bit expensive in compare to al a carte

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kyaninga Lodge is a beautifully located piece of paradise! The backdrop of the Kibale National Park and the misty Rwenzori mountains created an unrivaled atmosphere as we enjoyed our breakfast on one of the many deck terraces available to guests. The regions' crater lakes are unique and cannot be ignored when talking about Kyaninga's lush and green surroundings. Nature trails...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First off the place is breathtaking , overlooking a glacier lake with nine huge individual units with enormous terraces overlooking the lake. Next: free laundry which can really be helpful after Gorilla trekking Food : amazing. Don't be afraid to try the local Ugandan dishes. The matoke, beans of all colors and sizes and the vegetables with a peanut sauce...

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Leysin, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I just got back from a weekend stay at Kyaninga Lodge; and god am I IMPRESSED!!! The lodge is beautifully located next to the picturesque Kyaninga Lake and Rwenzori Mountains which was a stunning backdrop for my escape away from the hustle and bustle of city life. The individual lodges are simply amazing, raised on wooden stilts and connected by...

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Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stayed in three different lodges in Fort Portal; Ndali, Papaya and Kyaninga. Kyaninga was our last stay and we are very disappointed at their service. The view is amazing and the lodge itself is beautiful. Nevertheless, I would not recommend it. The service was very disappointing. 1. As we arrived, not only was our room not ready, we waited...

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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Situated near Fort Portal this labour of love lodge and the location has to be the best in Uganda. The stunning views of the crater lake and Rwenzori mountains from the high vantage point of the lodge makes one feel at peace and the early morning crater walk only served to enhance this with the abundance of bird life and...

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Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Professional service, amazing location and jolly happy staff! Food is Great and well managed - more like a little home in the middle of nowhere! Accessible and ideal for anyone on a an adventure trip to Kibale Forest or connecting to Queen Elizabeth.

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Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

I had never been to fort Portal before, it was a new year's resolution to visit the place. I did some google search and trip advisor search and this place was among the places to visit when in fort Portal. I was interested in seeing crater lakes. Surely fort Portal has the best to offer in terms of crater lakes....

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2017

My wife and I have travelled Uganda extensively and this is the best lodge we have stayed in. Located on a crater lake, the lodge and cottages are simply stunning. We couldn't believe the rooms when we saw them: a bed so big you could get lost, a luxurious bathroom (always hot water) and that beautiful scent of staying in...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 14 January 2017

The location of the lodge is fantastic and views are breathtaking. It is located on the rim of a volcano crater lake. It is quite upscale and posh, especially taking the poor villages one needs to pass through on the way into account. The owner is supposed an “ex-backpacker” from the UK who fell in love with the lake and...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Kyaninga Lodge

Address: Kyaninga road, Kibale National Park, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Western Region > Kibale National Park
Hotel Class:4 star — Kyaninga Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Kyaninga Hotel Fort Portal
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“Rooms facing Lake Kyaninga, amazing views!”
 of 5 bubbles AdventureConsults, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The lodges to the far left or right are quite far away from the restaurant and main building.”
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 of 5 bubbles Barnskybeat, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms all over look the beautiful lake, some are just a few steps further away!”
 of 5 bubbles antigonew, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“being near the lodge cuts down the climbing”
 of 5 bubbles charlesbG3570AV, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the extreme right after the main building are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles , 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
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