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    Katara Lodge

    Mbarara - Kasese highway, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
    • Very good18%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “the cottages” (19 reviews)
    “stunning views” (12 reviews)
    “mosquito net” (12 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Laundry Service
    Paid Wifi
    Airport Transportation
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    1 - 5 of 191 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We spent three nights in our lovely cottage. It is very spacious and designed and decorated with an eye for detail. The view from the cottages is stunning, looking from the escarpment into the Queen Elizabeth Park. The service is good and friendly and the...More

    Thank Fredeman
    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    Immaculate and extensive grounds, with bandas perched on the edge of a steep drop so as to take full advantage of the incredible landscape below. Our banda was enormous, with the added luxury of hot running water in the bathroom (yes there was a bath...More

    Thank LesleyN56
    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    This was one of 9 hotels we stayed at on our Uganda trip. One of the best lodges. We were the only people there but felt welcome and the view was incredible. Great reception and dining areas. Pool was also lovely (although we only managed...More

    Thank Rachel B
    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    This Lodge has luxury tents overlooking the savannah. Ours had a bath and a plentiful supply of running hot water to fill it! The bed was comfortable and the pillows soft. The communal area has wi fi and comfortable chairs. We enjoyed the food here....More

    Thank Eileen L
    Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

    My brother and I traveled from California to do the Gorilla trek organized by Gorillas and Wildlife Safari. Day 3 of the trip included the boat tour of the Kazinga channel and a game drive. We chose Katara because we liked the idea of it...More

    Thank Jeorge T
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$371 - US$380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • Uganda >
    • Western Region >
    • Queen Elizabeth National Park
    • Also Known As
    • Katara Hotel Queen Elizabeth National Park
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    Traveller (261)
    Room & Suite (64)
    Dining (9)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    Hotel & Grounds (163)
    Bathroom (17)
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    Questions & Answers
    Katherine D
    22 June 2015|
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    Response from Katara | Property representative |
    Yes, those are provided by the lodge.
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    maggieminn
    3 February 2015|
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    Response from Katara | Property representative |
    Sorry, no, there is only one star bed that can be rolled out. (Please make sure you are booked into a regular cottage and not the family cottage, which has two rooms but no star bed)
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    maggieminn
    3 February 2015|
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    Response from Katara | Property representative |
    Good evening - elephants are a fairly regular sight. As you can see on our pictures, the lodge/cottages are on top of an escarpment, if you descent, there is about 100m of farmland before the park starts. So it is not up... More
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    "All rooms are equally perfect: all have the same amazing view across QE park"
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    "All cottages have an unobstructed view."
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    "All rooms here are amazing - they only have 9 so you're guaranteed a wonderful experience in all"
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    "All cottages have amazing views. There is one "family" cottage with two bedrooms, which was nice..."
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