Isunga Lodge is an idyllic owner-managed lodge located in the heart of Kibale Forest National Park in Western Uganda. The lodge offers breathtaking views of the green expanse of Kibale Forest, the peaks of the Rwenzori Mountains, Lake George, and the savannahs of Queen Elizabeth National Park. It is an ideal base for exploring this unique region, where you can get close to nature, enjoy outdoor activities, and immerse yourself in the local community.
Isunga Lodge has eight simple, stylish cottages spread out around its extensive grounds. The cottages offer privacy and tranquility, with stunning views of Kibale Forest from private terraces. Guests can relax in the midst of the natural wild garden setting, enjoying the sounds of nature and the beauty of the surroundings. The cottages are equipped with charging facilities, mosquito nets, flush toilets, and hot showers. The family cottage, which can accommodate up to four people, features two bedrooms, a bathroom, and a sitting room. Please note that the cottages are situated on a hillside, and some walking up and down hills may be necessary, which may not be suitable for those with mobility issues.
Owners Gerry and Karen are always available to offer help, advice on activities, and travel arrangements to make guests feel at home. The lodge’s facilities include a restaurant and lounge with panoramic views, where guests can relax, read, enjoy a drink, or catch up with friends. Isunga Lodge is passionate about food and offers a set menu for lunch and dinner, using a range of fresh and locally sourced ingredients, including fresh organic herbs and vegetables from its own garden. The lunch menu includes two courses, a main, and dessert, while light sandwich lunches and salads are also available. The dinner menu includes three courses, a starter, a main, and dessert. The chefs at Isunga Lodge are happy to cater to any special dietary requests and can prepare local food upon request.
In conclusion, Isunga Lodge offers a unique experience in the heart of Kibale Forest National Park, where guests can immerse themselves in nature, enjoy outdoor activities, and relax in a serene and tranquil environment. With the warm hospitality of the owners and the stunning surroundings, Isunga Lodge is an ideal destination for a memorable and rejuvenating getaway.