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    Murchison River Lodge

    Murchison, Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good27%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
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    “swimming pool” (22 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 255 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Being new in Uganda, this was our first weekend trip to any National Park in Uganda, and unlike Kenya, we knew very little about the do's and don'ts of selecting a good place to stay. A place which is not overtly expensive, a place that...More

    Thank SomdevSen
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    From the onset embarking on a trip to Murchision River Lodge gives you a beautiful and memorable vacation experience. The facility imposes the guest unto the wilderness yet with a range of luxurious confortable facilities to spoil your loved one/ family. The facility gives you...More

    1  Thank Chriso K
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed here for two nights with friends recently and would highly recommend this place. The location to start with is superb - fabulous views over the Nile and within easy reach of the the north bank of Murchison Falls National Park for game drives. Stayed...More

    Thank elsbells
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed at the campsite of Murchison River Lodge with 2 families and we stayed with our 2 jeeps with rooftop tents. This place is really great in every way: very beautifully located and decorated, excellent price quality, fantastic food, great staff, excellent campsite with...More

    Thank docxie
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Superb lodge at the borders of the Nile. Every detail is been thought of ... You really feel special when arriving here. The art in the garden is wonderful. We have been traveling in quite a basic way in Uganda but this was really an...More

    1  Thank Inge D
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$55 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 12
    • Location
    • Uganda >
    • Western Region >
    • Murchison Falls National Park
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    Distant_Dreams
    12 September 2017|
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    Response from Kylie F | Reviewed this property |
    Yes the bar has a great charging station set up so you just charge up while you have dinner and enjoy the view ❤️
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    Ceebeegee
    1 July 2017|
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    Response from Omoniyi_David | Reviewed this property |
    Well, yeah you have to use the ferry. Making the first crossing at 7am is advisable for the best early morning game drive. The lodge shouldn't be more than 15mins max to the Paraa ferry crossing.
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    AndaluciaDubai
    2 April 2015|
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    Response from jacquie1900 |
    Hi , being only 4 h 16 min (288.1 km) via Masindi-Kampala Rd. You can book with us since it is not easy when one takes publlic means to get to the park. I would be very glad to make your trip to MRL memorable.+256772166154
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    "Ask to stay on the riverside view chalets."
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    "If you can fit it in your itinerary...stay for 3 nights and enjoy a day relaxing by the pool!"
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    "The Lazy tents are fantastic and reasonably priced!"
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    "The lodges by the river side"
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