Queen luxury and Mid-Range lodges
The renowned Kyambura Gorge Lodge
Specifically with entirely remodelled public areas and gardens, has certainly been converted from a coffee store to create a breathtakingly beautiful space. Located on the edge of Queen Elizabeth National Park the lodge has sweeping views of the rolling savanna, the distant Mountains of the Moon, and the sunken Kyambura Gorge.
ELEPHANT HUB LODGE:
Elephant Hub Lodge is a luxurious safari lodge at the periphery of Queen Elizabeth National Park located in the spectacular Kyambura Gorge, approximately 10-minute drive to the chimpanzee tracking point. It is positioned within the habitat of elephants. That you can frequently see herds of grazing from the lobby and at the balcony of your cottage. Hence its name and another often sight at the lodge is the velvet monkeys that welcome you in the compound. Caution, you may not be able to help yourself but please don’t feed the monkeys. ‘The lodge is a marvel of wood, canvas, and grass-thatched roofs that blend with its environs’.
ELEPHANT PLAINS LODGE
Elephant Plains is a brand new luxury lodge located on the most spectacular view point in the whole of Queen Elizabeth National Park. Perched 941 meters above sea level, high upon the western escarpment of the Albertine rift in the north east of the park. The lodge offers panoramic views stretching for miles over the huge open grasslands to lake George.
KASENYI SAFARI CAMP
Kasenyi Safari Camp is strategically located on the rim of lake Bunyampaka in the Kasenyi Savannah of Queen Elizabeth National Park. The camp has an elevated dining structure that is meticulously thatched. The tents are on platforms with a thatched canopy roof. There are four tents all with en-suite bathrooms, spacious living areas and private decks. Many animals frequent the camp during day and at night. Lions, Queen luxury and Mid-Range, hippo, leopard, buffalo, elephant, waterbuck, kob, hyena & wart hog are frequently seen. The night comes alive with sounds of hyenas howling and lions roaring.
KATARA SAFARI LODGE
Katara Lodge sits on escarpment farmland overlooking Queen Elizabeth National Park’s northeastern sector in western Uganda, a pleasant intimate, and simple safari lodge with eight cottages overlooking the vast park’s savannah plains. The Lodge is independently owned and operated
MWEYA SAFARI LODGE:
Mweya Safari Lodge is located on the ridge of the Mweya peninsula that separates Lake Edward from the Kazinga Channel. There are fantastic views over the lake and the channel.
Firstly, the 54 rooms are laid out along the ridge in single storey blocks. Each room has a ceiling fan, mosquito nets and en suite bathroom with bath and shower. All the rooms have their own private terrace and most look over the Kazinga Channel below. The standard rooms are quite simple and the deluxe rooms are of a good standard with air conditioning. The suites are even larger with a separate sitting area and there are now also luxury tents.
Secondly the main lodge has a large swimming pool and sundeck with some steps leading down the hill to an observation point where you can sit and watch the animals coming down to the water to drink and the hippo wallowing. The dining room serves good food that switches between buffet and à la carte meals.
BUFFALO SAFARI LODGE
Buffalo Safari Lodge is located at Queen Elizabeth National park, Katunguru Bridge, near the magical Kazinga channel, 1km off Kasese-Mbarara road, Western Uganda. The lodge has both standard and deluxe cottages, making a total of 17 rooms currently. This is ideal for large groups of 20 guests or more. The facility boasts of a serene environment comprising of spectacular flora and fauna such as elephants, Queen luxury and Mid-Range, buffaloes, hippos, warthogs and a variety of birds all at a glance of an eye. Buffalo Lodge has world class and experienced staff, a fully stocked bar and restaurant, with a lounge that gives guests and visitors a spectacular view of Queen Elizabeth park nearby, and Lakes Edward and George.
ISHASHA WILDERNESS CAMP;
Ishasha Wilderness Camp is situated within the Southern Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park on the Ntungwe river, an idyllic retreat for people who truly enjoy the wild. This exclusive camp blends the magic of a wilderness tented camp with superb service in this unspoilt and remote region of the National Park. The Ishasha savannahs are famous for its population of tree climbing lions that can sometimes be spotted resting in the branches of the large fig trees. Being within the park the wildlife is free to also pass through the camp and elephants can be seen bathing in the river, buffalo enjoy grazing and resident troops of Black-and-White Colobus and vervet monkeys are frequently viewed.
IHAMBA LAKESIDE SAFARI LODGE.
Ihamba Safari Lodge is a midrange / standard lodge located on Lake George shores close to Queen Elizabeth National Park in the sub county in Muhokya and close to Kahendero fishing village overlooking the magical Rwenzori Mountains
Accommodation at Ihamba Safari Lodge presented in 6 private Cottages with a typical African touch and the blend of the wilderness.
KIKORONGO SAFARI LODGE.
Kikorongo Safari Lodge comprised of 15 uniquely designed luxury cottages. Spread out over 15 hectares of incredibly steep mountainous hillside. The hike up to your cottage is an experience in itself with the well- maintained paths and walkways. The rich landscape and luscious nature, the sounds of the birds. The design of our cottages nested in the surrounding natural forest and gardens provides for much privacy. Allows you to truly unwind in you your own intimate piece of paradise.
ISHASHA JUNGLE LODGE.
Ishasha Jungle Lodge is located 2km off Katokye Gate of Queen Elizabeth National Park along River Ntungwe. This is the perfect location for your photographic safaris in the Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park and a stopover on the way to Bwindi National Park. The lodge surrounded by riparian forest vegetation and acacias Savannah. Ishasha Jungle Lodge is a small eco-friendly lodge, entirely made with local materials and African art, with its raised en-suite wooden deck cottages, spacious rooms and bathroom, all finished with canvas.
THE BUSH LODGE:
The Bush Lodge forms an excellent base for your safari activities in Queen Elizabeth National Park. The lodge built along ecological principals, the bandas designed and spaced in such a way to maximize privacy and enhance the safari aspect of the lodge.
Additionally surrounded by the National Park and bordering the Kazinga channel. Queen luxury and Mid-Range, the lodge has a truly unique setting. Animals literary roam in and out the camp and sounds of hippo’s and hyena’s complement our star lit dinners…
At a great price quality ratio, The Bush Lodge finally offers a safari camp which is affordable and authentic. Expect a great outdoor safari atmosphere, a close to nature experience with excellent food and friendly service.
TWIN LAKE SAFARI LODGE
Twin Lakes Safari Lodge is a rustic and intimate lodge set in the beautiful surroundings of the Bunyaruguru great crater field in Uganda.
Located just outside the Queen Elizabeth National park at 270m above the plains. The breath taking views of the Queen Elizabeth National Park, Lakes Edward and George, the Rwenzori Mountain ranges, Sunrise and Sunset is simply amazing.
PARKVIEW SAFARI LODGE:
Parkview safari lodge is among the best lodges in Queen Elizabeth National park. Furthermore located near Kyambura game reserve with rewardable view of the rift valley lakes in Lake Edward. Lake George and stunning Kazinga channel where number of visitors enjoy their boat cruise. From with spectacular viewings of water animals like crocodiles, hippos plus other wild animals like buffaloes, elephants and many others.
MARAFIKI SAFARI LODGE
Marafiki Safari Lodge is certainly more than a safari lodge, it’s an experience of wilderness, luxury & comfort in the bush. The main area consists of for instance a dining and lounge area, a breakfast deck, bar, infinity pool and an open fire pit. Where you can enjoy the stunning African night skies. Rooms all spread out in their own secluded settings. With views over the iconic lake George and Kasenyi Savannah Planes. The perfect positioning for watching the sunrise from your bed. From Marafiki Safari Lodge, you can also take game drives in the Savannah, Boat Safaris on the Kazinga Channel, Trek with Chimps in the Kyambura Gorge, Forest Walks, Lion Tracking and enjoy Sundowners at a private spot looking over Lake Edward. Simply Marafiki Safari Lodge. Simply Africa.
ENGANZI SAFARI LODGE
Enganzi game lodge simply a midrange accommodation situated at queen Elizabeth national park. Our uniqueness derived from the sprawling and bread making view of queen Elizabeth national park. As viewed from our cottages patched on the rift valley. A simple step into our premises will only have you longing. For more of the view as seen from our respective cottages as well as the restaurant. A safari concluded as perfect when you have a tranquil place. To unwind and relax after along days’ chase for the wildlife game. Enganzi game lodge guarantees that. Finally topping to our already remarkable views we have a swimming pool, several room types to mention double, single, twin and triple rooms to suit all out guest requirements.
Our Safari Vehicles - Luxury 4x4 Land Cruiser Extended
All our Safari vehicles are Toyota Land-cruiser 4×4 with pop-up roofs. The vehicles are serviced and maintained to a very high standard before, during and after every safari. Paradise Adventure Vacations Ltd offering all-wheel drive safari vehicles suitable for off-road driving, which enable travelers to discover the magical areas of East Africa in a pleasant and reliable manner.
Our Safari Vehicles Seating Plan
Electrical charging & power supply
All our safari vehicles have power / charging points. Please bring travel adaptors to ensure they are suitable for your appliances / devices
What happens if the jeep breaks down?
Our Safari vehicles are serviced and maintained to a very high standard before, during and after every safari. The age of the vehicles in our fleet varies but most were built between 2008 and 2013. If your vehicle does break down and it cannot be fixed on the road, we will request a rescue jeep which will come for you so that you can continue your safari with minimum impact. Whilst every effort is made to prevent this from happening, the driving is rough and the vehicles do take quite a pounding!
We believe in value for money. Every guest would like to have the most reliable and comfortable vehicles on safari. In response to the clients’ needs, we have a very strict vehicle replacement policy that ensures a young fleet at all times. We have a total fleet of 225 well-maintained motor vehicles, predominantly 4-wheel drives. This does away with the problem of sub-contracting vehicles and driver-guides, which may compromise the quality of services. Our safari vehicles are specifically converted for maximum space and comfort. All of them have hatched roof and sliding windows to facilitate good viewing and convenient photography during game drives and sight seeing.