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    Primate Lodge Kibale

    Kamwenge District, Kibale National Park, Uganda
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    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    I loved this lodge, it was the perfect place to stay before seeing the chimpanzees! The hotel staff were friendly, Vincent was amazing! The rooms were clean and comfortable. Jackie was our guide for the Chimpanzee trek and she was so knowledgeable and professional. We...More

    Thank Jennifer M
    Response from Rashida123, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Jennifer M, We were so happy to have you stay with us and are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us as well. Vincent and Jakie send you their warmest regards and hope you are doing well. We hope you'll be visiting us...More

    Reviewed 30 October 2017

    The journey its self to the hotel is a tour of its own. However, the lodge is just amazing, the room service is off the charts, and i loved the food. We were briefed about the chimps and we know what to expect. The lodge...More

    Thank katiegomezlove
    Response from Rashida123, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hello Katiegomezlove, Welcome back from Primate Lodge Kibale! We are so glad you loved your stay with us, especially the food. The journey to the lodge is indeed quite scenic. The rolling hills, crater lakes and and vast tea plantations are a favorite with our...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    I spent 2 nights here and thoroughly enjoyed my stay. Staff are extremely welcoming and friendly and the rooms are large with comfortable beds and mosquito nets. Complimentary toiletries and bottled water is provided. There is an in-room safe and ample space to unpack clothes...More

    Thank 1313bk
    Response from Uganda L, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hello 1313bk, Warmest Greetings from the kibale forest and our second cousins living here. Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us here at Primate Lodge Kibale. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We are glad to note that...More

    Reviewed 14 October 2017

    A perfect place to lay your head before and after your exausting Chimpanzee trek. The Primate Lodge is very very close to the Kibale Chimp Trek. Possible on the property of the National Park. The Primate Lodge is perfect for the night before and the...More

    Thank myguenevere
    Response from Uganda L, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hello myguenevere, Warmest greetings from Primate lodge Kibale! Welcome back from your visit to the forest. Primate lodge is truly indeed one of a kind. Sometimes even the chimps leave the comforts of their nests to come and lay down in our compound. So if...More

    Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

    Main lodge was a little tired when we were there. Water feature was broken and in disrepair. However, everything else was very good. The rooms are large and comfortable and in a wonderful location in the forest which is just lovely! The food was good...More

    Thank Dylan B
    Response from Uganda L, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hello Brandt Safaris, Welcome back from the forest! Thank you for supporting primate lodge Kibale we were so happy to have you and your clients again. We are sorry about the in conveniences caused while at the lodge, we are currently doing renovations and repairing...More

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    31 August 2017|
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    Response from Uganda L | Property representative |
    They are cottages with 180 degree views of the forest, self contained, wooden floors, with hot water bathrooms and king/ twin bed options :)
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    "wifi in the lounge but not in the rooms"
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    "The cottages are not far from the lobby and bar area. The paths are clear but still "paths" of dirt..."
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    "Banda 2 is great! Close to the lodge, but far enough away to feel secluded."
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    "If you prefer to be close to reception/dining area, ask or you could be 5 min away. some might not want to..."
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