Kyaninga lodge

Kyaninga lodge

Location & overview

Kyaninga Lodge is a luxury safari accommodation facility set atop a hill against the backdrop of Lake Kyaninga and the Rwenzori Mountains, with Kibale National Park being with in proximity. 

Kyaninga Lodge is an elegant complex comprised of nine cottages and a main lodge. The main lodge stands out on the summit of a rolling hill and the individual cottages were built sloping down to either sides of the hill. Each of the cottages lies in an isolated distance from the others – guaranteeing privacy and tranquillity which arise from seclusion. Each cottage is spacious and elegantly furnished with a double bed, an ensuite bathroom and sitting area leading out to a private deck from which a guest can enjoy a cup of coffee with breath-taking views over Kyaninga lake and the Rwenzori mountains.


Kyaninga Lodge is ranked as a luxury/upmarket safari accommodation facility. 



Kyaninga Lodge is comprised of nine self-contained and well furnished luxury cottages. The cottages have electricity and are fitted with ensuite bathroom facilities with a supply of both cold and hot water. The lodge also features a main lodge, terrace, swimming pool, a restaurant,  bar and lounge.

Dining, bar & lounge

Kyaninga Lodge’s kitchen serves the finest European, local and continental cuisines. The qualified chefs use quality and fresh ingredients most of which are picked from the lodge’s garden and nearby markets. Meals can be enjoyed in the restaurant at the main building, terrace or in form of a picnic near the lake.The lodge also has a fully stocked bar having a variety of beverages including alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Drinks can be enjoyed in the cosy lounge which offers a scenic view of the beautiful surroundings. Camp fires are lit in the evening to warm the normally warm nights for those who love to stay in the outdoors after sunset.

Kyaninga Gardens

Kyaninga Lodge has a section of well maintained gardens located at the edge of Kyaninga crater lake. The gardens have a lawn tennis court for you to play and unwind while feeling at home in the great wild. You can sit in the terrace and read a book, sip a cocktail or just relax while you observe the beautiful scenery formed by the lake, the forest, not-so-distant Rwenzori Mountains and the volcanic ash cones poking through through the mist

Swimming pool

Kyaninga Lodge has a state of the art swimming pool situated in a haven of tranquillity near Kyaninga Lake. The place is good for unwinding and relaxing – an opportunity for rejuvenation from the exertions of the bustle and hustle of urban life.

Good power supply

The lodge has a good power supply on all its facilities. All the rooms are supplied with light and guests are able to charge their phones and gadgets when they need to. All inconveniences arising from power shortages are avoided.

Running water

Kyaninga Lodge has a supply of clean running water to promote a good hygiene in all its facilities. The bathrooms have a supply of both hot and cold water, guests can have a warm bath especially on cold misty mornings.

Other amenities

  •  Well trained and amiable staff•    Room service•    Laundry and dry cleaning facilities•    24/7 security•    Reliable Wi-Fi•    Swimming pool


  •  Chimpanzee trekking and habituation experience in Kibale National Park •    Swimming in the Lodge’s swimming pool•    Mountain hiking and biking•    Nature walks and forest walks•    Crater lake visits•    Bird watching tours•    Canoeing and fishing•    Cultural encounters and village visits