Marafiki Safari Lodge is a well-positioned accommodation, offering a blend of midrange and budget options conveniently situated near Queen Elizabeth National Park. Nestled atop a hill, it provides breathtaking vistas overlooking the park, Lake George, and the Rwenzori Mountains. Constructed using local materials that harmonize with the natural surroundings, the lodge’s buildings seamlessly blend in with the environment. The compound is enveloped in lush green vegetation, enhancing its picturesque setting.
The lodge’s main building encompasses a restaurant, bar, and lounge area. Their menus feature a delightful blend of local and international dishes, accompanied by an extensive selection of beverages, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic. Guests can savor their meals and drinks while unwinding in the main building, reveling in captivating views of the park and the majestic Rwenzori Mountain ranges.
Accommodation options at the lodge include comfortable self-contained tents and non-self-contained cabins, each uniquely named after an animal. These accommodations cater to various guest preferences, whether it’s solo travelers, families, or larger groups. The private tents are elevated above the ground, boasting spacious verandahs that provide an ideal setting to unwind while witnessing the mesmerizing sundowner scenes over the splendor of Lake George.
Guests at Marafiki Safari Lodge wake up to the delightful melodies of chirping birds and seamlessly embark on their planned adventures within Queen Elizabeth National Park. Exciting activities await, including game drives in Kasenyi plains, enchanting boat cruises in Mweya, captivating chimp tracking experiences in Kyambura Gorge or Kalinzu Forest, and explorations of Maramagambo Forest, including a visit to the Bat cave and forest walks. For more remote excursions, the lodge’s restaurant readily prepares and packs delicious lunches for guests. Marafiki Safari Lodge stands as a gem within the stunning landscapes of Queen Elizabeth National Park, offering a beautiful retreat amidst this natural wonderland.