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  • Excellent46%
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  • Average9%
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

We stayed for 2 nights having arranged chimp trekking which starts just down the driveway from the lodge. The cottages are clean and although we had to move to a different cottage for our second night due to plumbing problems, this was fine and if...More

Thank Pamelai72
Response from Uganda L, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded 5 February 2018

Warmest greetings Pamela, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Primate Lodge Kibale and for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are very fortunate to be the only lodge located in Kibale National Park - our guests are stone...More

Reviewed 19 January 2018

The rooms are clean. There are no TV, no coffee maker, no refrigerator and no Wi-Fi.But, you hang around the bar and restaurant. The Wi-Fi works great which explains why I am able to write a review. The shower is a little frustrating. Last night,...More

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Response from Uganda L, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded 6 February 2018

Warmest greetings, Thank you for staying with us at Primate Lodge Kibale and going a step further to make share your experience. We are delighted to note that you found our rooms clean, enjoyed our meals and our very convenient location right next to the...More

Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights. The rooms are very nice. Food was good as well. One can walk to the chimp trekking start point in 2 minutes, which is important for an activity starting at 6:30AM. Our trek ended at the lodge which was...More

Thank Bobby159
Response from Uganda L, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded 6 February 2018

Warm greetings from Kibale Forest! Thank you so much for your review! We are so pleased to note that our rooms and meals met your expectations. As you rightly pointed out we are very conveniently located next to our cousins in the forest - we...More

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Primate Lodge on our recent trip to Uganda. Our family had a wonderful stay. The rooms are large, clean and well decorated. The beds are extremely comfortable. A few times we did have some issues with the hot water, but the...More

Thank Donna E
Response from Uganda L, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded 7 February 2018

Warmest greetings Donna, Let us start by thanking you for choosing to stay at Primate Lodge Kibale with your family. We are so pleased to hear that the you appreciated our large rooms and found them clean, well decorated with extremely comfortable beds. We are...More

Reviewed 11 January 2018

We stayed at the Primate Lodge during the end of our trip to Africa. We thoroughly enjoyed our time at this beautiful place. The accommodations are very well done. The rooms are large. Beds are comfortable with plush linens. Full ensuite baths with hot water...More

Thank Tami M
Response from Uganda L, Guest Relations Manager at Primate Lodge KibaleResponded 12 January 2018

Hello tami1120, Welcome back from Primate Lodge Kibale! Thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to write us such a heartwarming review on TripAdvisor. We are so happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with especially in regards to the...More

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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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