Lake Bunyonyi Lodges

Exceptional Uganda Safaris can help you book any of the luxury, mid-range and budget hotels in lake bunyonyi  . whether you want a hotel or lodge we will be  more than delighted  to help you book accommodation in lake bunyonyi  .we are in contact with most of the lake bunyonyi lodges and  hotels . we provide standard rates to make sure you reserve a room with the best price possible. when we recommend a lodging facility it is because most of our clients have given a good report about it. 


Bird-nest is the perfect place to take a long safari   ,Gorilla tracking or volcano climbing in mgahinga national park. Bird-nest offers many things to do and such as swimming ,boating on a dugout canoe or motorboat ,sundowner cruises ,mountain biking , nature walks ,island hopping ,visiting a batwa pygmy village or on market day do not miss the market in Rutinda usually on Thursday.

The rooms are well laid out with views of the lakes and surrounding terraced hills which are farmed and seem to frame the lake in a most unique way. All rooms are en-suite with bath , there is also a family room that is great for those on a family safari in Uganda.

You can swim in the pool or the lake where no crocodiles or hippos are found making it a safe place   to relax   a day or two.  The food is excellent and you will find the best Belgian fries .crayfish is on the menu prepared in various ways and manners since lake   bunyonyi is the best for them.

It seems one of the favorite dishes is whole tilapia prepared just right   ,the lake only contains lung-fish is brought from other lakes nearby and fresh. Accommodation rates are $ 150 per person on bed and breakfast  , $ 25 for lunch and $ 40 for dinner


Heritage lodge Habuharo is located on Habuharo island , surrounded by the tranquil waters of lake bunyonyi , it is in close proximity to the dense forest of Bwindi and the virunga mountain ranges  ,famous for gorilla tracking,as well as their enchanting atmosphere and wide ranging activities .

The self contained accommodation are well furnished with hot showers   ,flush toilets and warm and comfortable beds. Each unit is located in wooden seclusion   ,overlooking the lake. The on-site restaurant serves continental and local dishes   ,featuring organically grown ,freshly –harvested vegetables.

There is a well stocked bar and guests are welcome to enjoy camp –fires under the stars or in comfortable lounge. Lake bunyonyi  is famous for its cray fish. a local delicacy freshly harvested upon request.


Arcadia cottages Lake bunyonyi is set on a hillside in extensive gardens stretching over a 14 acre area and offers clear views of 26 of 29 islands in the lake. The cottages are an ideal stopover on the way to Bwindi National park – home to the mountain gorillas .

We have a total of 11 cottages ,all equipped with Tv,s and all bedding and linen. We have a restaurant on site and a bar for refreshments available to guests .there are also provisions for laptops and internet access and secure car parking is available. Arcadia cottages Lake bunyonyi is an approximate  seven hour drive from Kampala , the capital city of Uganda. It is located in the district of kabala in south-western Uganda and is less than an hours drive from the border of Rwanda via katuna .

We have twin cottages and these have two single beds and an en-suite bathroom each. We have double cottages and these have double beds and en-suite bathrooms.


Crater bay cottages is a wonderful place to relax ,explore and enjoy the spectacular landscape and beauty that is portrayed before you as lake bunyonyi

Our 8 rooms make up part of one terraced block. This accommodation has 4 self contained rooms with private bathroom and toilet and 4 non self contained whereby the guests share bathrooms and toilet . very convenient for budget travelers.

Our beautiful gardens so close to the lake offer an amazing atmosphere for campers .the gardens are so close to the lake so you can enjoy the water breezes ,see otters and listen to the birds singing.


Accomodation is provided in comfortable safari tents   ,rooms ,cottages and family cottages . we  also offer a self-camping option for those with their own equipment . You can also rent a mobile tent with or without bedding arrangement in our pleasant gardens.

Furnished safari tents

Our 10 safari tents are mounted on raised plattforms each with its own terrace,  and wonderful views out over lake bunyonyi .  The   tent if furnished with twin beds , electric lighting , 2 directors,chairs ,  a writing table and a hammock for your comfort .  This   accommodation uses our shared bathroom and toilet facilities . The   safari tents aer very popular with our visitors to be sure to book early.


Each of our 12  cottages  located in two terraced blocks with panoramic views up the lake offer both twin bedded and double occupancy options .These  rooms are very suitable for those looking for single occupancy accommodation. The rooma are all self contained   with their own bathroom ,  toilet facilities , each room has a small private terrace to relax,read your book and enjoy a sun downer drink at the end of the day.    Electric lighting and power points are provided for   your comfort.

Family cottages

The 2 family cottages are completely self-contained units and fully  furnished for your convenience . satellite Tv is also included in the furnishings .  Each  unit has a lounge ,  two bedrooms and comfortably sleeps 4  persons.  A fully equipped kitchen with utensils is also part of the accommodation package .  the cottages have  a small terrace and lawn frontage on which to babecque or picnic.

Our other 4 room are not self contained  whereby guests utilize the same shared bathroom and toilet facilities of the campsite and safari tent guests.    Electric lighting and power points are provided for your comfort.

Rent a mobile tent

For those on a budget traveling   without the burden and bulk of their own camping equipment why not consider renting a mobile tent from us with or without bedding . choose  you pitch and we will set up for you . this  is easy camping alternative.

Self camping

If you have your own equipment our gardens and dedicated camping area provide a serene  ,  safe  cheap and comfortable environment for your stay at lake bunyonyi overland resort

Sleeps 6 and is bushara’s largest family cottage . the unit comprises twin beds, queen beds ,private bathroom , balcony /patio ,self catering   and single beds.


Set high on the saddle of a tree-clad ridge above the banks of lake bunyonyi, commanding panoramic views of the Island and across the lake. The resort has been styled to offer a showcase of cultural performance   ,heritage and traditional art.  Lake Bunyonyi Eco Resort offers just 10 cottages ,each of which stands on its own ,each with spectacular views of the forest ,Lake Bunyonyi  and the surrounding community –here you can enjoy the sounds of the surrounding Jungle , the floating waters and the relaxing atmosphere.

The resort also offers the exclusive Bunyonyi Suite and Bunyonyi Deluxe   ,which offers facilities ,  private  balcony ,  wooden floor ,, big windows and a perfect craftwork of woven bamboo.


Lake Bunyonyi Rock Resort is an ideal place for an adventurous holiday.It is a modern top-notch eco resort located along lake Bunyonyi in kabale south western Uganda .free WIFI is available .

The resort offers well furnished self contained rooms,all designed with a balcony that overlooks Africa’s 2nd most beautiful lake according to travelstart blog 2015. Allrooms are matched with luxury and comfort to trickle your travel experience with breathtaking views of Lake Bunyonyi from the artistically designed window and terrace .

Guests can enjoy their meals at the on-site restaurant .Complimentary breakfast is served daily to all guests . At the face of the restaurant is a fully stocked bar with chilled drinks .this resort is next to a lake where guests can enjoy swimming ,fishing ,boat riding and bird watching .Guests can also enjoy riding bikes ,visit to the local villages ,visits to the blacksmiths of Bukona and gorilla tracking .

The hotels attentive staff can also arrange for laundry and dry cleaning services .the resort is just 10-15 minutes drive from kabale town.