Chimpanzee Forest Guest house

Chimpanzee Forest Guest house

Location & overview

Chimpanzee Forest Guest House is an ancient lodging facility built in the 1950s and was once inhabited by the British commissioner during the colonial reign. The guest house covers an extensive area of approximately 100 acres featuring well maintained gardens, magnificent lawns, lush vegetation, forest, and tea plantations. The location of the guest house offers a panoramic view of Kibale National Park, the crater lakes and the Rwenzori Mountains. The park headquarters are just 500 meters away and Kanyanchu tourist centre which is the chimp trekking hub is just 10 km away.Chimpanzee Forest Guest House’s lodging facilities feature a self-contained main house, bandas and cottages which are also self-contained. This safari lodging also has a camp site where the avid naturalists can setup temporary tents to spend the night in the great outdoors. 


Chimpanzee Forest Guest House is a budget-midrange safari accommodation facility. The costs vary on the basis of the accommodation you choose.


Self-contained lodging facilities 

Chimpanzee Forest Guest House is comprised of a self-contained main house, bandas and cottages. All the lodgings are well furnished, clean and comfortable to guarantee a satiating safari experience. The location of the lodges offers a scenic view of the crater, Kibale National Park and the Rwenzori Mountains.

Restaurant and bar

Chimpanzee Forest Guest House has a restaurant which serves mouth-watering dishes from local, continental and exotic recipes. The professional chefs are also able to take care of any sophisticated dietary requirements.The guest house has a fully stocked bar serving all sorts of beverages including alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. The well-trained and friendly staff will serve a drink at any time and you choose where to have it from. 

Power supply

Chimpanzee Forest Guest House has an hydroelectricity power supply and a standby generator to ensure there are no inconveniences arising from power blackouts. All the lodging facilities have a good light system and power outlets for charging phones and other gadgets.

Running water

Chimpanzee Forest Guest House has running water to support all its facilities including a supply of both hot and cold in the bathrooms. Guests can have a hot water bath anytime they crave to.

Other amenities 

  •  Room service•    24/7 security•    Laundry and dry cleaning services•    Free Wi-Fi •    Ample parking space 


  •  Chimpanzee trekking and habituation experience in Kibale National Park •    Birdwatching•    Crater lake exploration; there are 3 lakes to explore including, Lake Nyabikere, Lake Nyinabulitwa and Lake Nyamirima•    Hike to Mahoma Falls•    Top of the world trek•    Rwaihamba market visit