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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” (18 reviews)
    “mosquito net” (12 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Laundry Service
    Paid Wifi
    Airport Transportation
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    11 - 15 of 188 reviews

    Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

    Our family spent 2 nights at this amazing lodge. Rooms overlook the QE park with the most stunning view that seems to go on forever. The staff are amazing with really great food to boot. The cherry is that you can wheel your bed on...More

    Thank Pierre L
    Response from Katara, Owner at Katara LodgeResponded 6 July 2017

    Thanks!

    Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

    Great place close to Queen Elisabeth Park gorgeous view through the valley and into the park. The service, the food and the atmosphere is amazing. Thank you so much all together it was a great time we loved every single second. Tank you for having...More

    Thank Caroli139
    Response from Katara, Owner at Katara LodgeResponded 2 July 2017

    Thanks for having chosen to stay with us and taking the time to share your impressions!

    Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at this beautiful lodge for one night while traveling through the park and going on a Chimpanzee Trekking. The lodge is very comfortable with great views of the park below, very friendly and helpful staff and good meals. There is a swimming pool...More

    Thank Leah F
    Response from Katara, Owner at Katara LodgeResponded 2 July 2017

    Thanks for staying and sharing some kind words!

    Reviewed 1 June 2017

    We spent 2 nights at Katara Lodge in Room 1. There are a total of 8 rooms. Our room had an amazing view overlooking Queen Elizabeth National Park. There is WIFI in the dining area but not the rooms. The room has an in room...More

    Thank PandaHouston
    Response from Katara, Owner at Katara LodgeResponded 2 July 2017

    Thanks for staying with us and posting a detailed overview of your experience. Indeed, our rates are full board excluding drinks. We are operating on solar power and have to be mindful of appliances that consume a lot of power, hence we do not allow...More

    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    I stayed at many lodges on my recent trip to Uganda but Katara Lodge by far exceeds all and deserves a review (which I don't normally do!). The serenity, the amazing views, the awesome room and most of all the happy and helpful staff. I...More

    1  Thank juliamiller529
    Response from Katara, Owner at Katara LodgeResponded 2 July 2017

    Thank you so much for these kind words! Some people come with an intense, densely packed itinerary, and when they reach Katara they beg their guide to have a day off...we hope more people will follow your example and simply relax and enjoy the place....More

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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$373 - 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 (260)
    Room & Suite (64)
    Dining (9)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    Hotel & Grounds (162)
    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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