Bunyonyi Safari Resort
Bunyonyi Safari Resort is a mid-range accommodation found in the south western part of Uganda at the shores of Lake Bunyonyi. The lodge is located in Kabale just 6km from the Kabale market. you can either be at the lodge by road or air transport from kisoro airstrip. Its approximately 6-7 hour drive (450kmsquared) from Kampala City to the lodge by bus and 1 hrs from Entebbe International Airport to Kihihi airstrip by Aerolink, Kihihi, and kisoro airstrips is the closest airstrip in Bwindi. It also takes an hour’s drive from Kigali City to the lodge. Bunyonyi safari resort gives a beautiful and great view of the lake bunyonyi since its set on its shores.
Bunyonyi safari resort consists of 40 spacious and elegant rooms built in modern style. Rooms are well decorated and furnished with privacy and tranquility whereby each room has en suite private facilities like flushing toilets, mosquito nets and hot and cold running showers/bathtubs. Rooms are well equipped with Satellite, TVs, extinguishers and other facilities. Rooms have balconies, sitting areas and verandas to relax in while enjoying the good breathtaking view of the lake and surrounding Highlands. Excellent and comfortable clean beddings. There are fireplaces at the lodge that provides warmth to visitors at the lodges. Rooms are in different categories; single, double, Twin Triple and family rooms. The rooms cost 150$ per night and above. The lodge is convenient and friendly to guests visiting lake bunyonyi.
Bunyonyi safari resort offers more services and facilities which include; A restaurant that serves different delicious food both local and international meal; breakfast, lunch, and dinner both in and outdoor dinners served by well-trained staff with nice gardens, a well-stocked bar with both hard and soft drinks, you relax while enjoying the stunning view of the lake and surrounding area, Free parking space available, Laundry services available, Wifi available at the lodge that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends, Healthy and fitness centers like; Spas, gym, saunas, steam bathe, etc, business centers like conference halls, wedding meetings, etc, Excellent rooms and comfortable clean beddings, Craft shop available at the hotel with more African style gifts like shoes, safari essentials, Recreational areas available at the lodge-like boating, swimming, hiking, trekking, fishing, and many others.
Bunyonyi has many activities to do while which include; bird watching while at the lodge, nature walks in local villages and mountain climbing and hiking since the place is surrounded by many highlands, swimming at lake bunyonyi, boating at the lake, biking, Cultural tours in the local villages, canoeing, you can also do golden monkey tracking in Mgahinga, Gorilla trekking experience, and many more activities. Lake bunyonyi has over 29 islands like Bushara island, Akampene island, Kyahungye, Bwama and Bucuranuka islands and surrounded by few terraced hillside. Lake bunyonyi is the place of many little birds situated in the south western part of Uganda between two districts Kabale and kisoro close Rwanda borders. The lake is about 25km long and 7km wide. The lake has a maximum depth of 900 meters and it is considered to be the fourth deepest lake Africa. The lake was formed 10,000 years ago through the process of formation as a result of the lava flow that emerged from one of the Virunga mountains and managed to occupy the Ndego river. There are different lodes to stay in while in lake bunyonyi; budget, midrange and luxury accommodation for tourists. It is popular with both foreign and domestic tourists visiting Bunyonyi. Arcadia cottages. It is rumored that the lake is free from Birlharzia and safe for swimming. Lake bunyonyi gives the fantastic breathtaking and great view to visitors. Bunyonyi overland resort is convenient and friendly for budget visitors staying in Lake Bunyonyi.