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Overview
Mbarara - Kasese highway, Queen Elizabeth National Park Uganda See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Reviews (241)
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All reviewsthe cottagesroll top bathmosquito netsitting arearift valleyswimming poolamazing viewskazinga channelnational parkhuge bathroomstayed for nightsmain buildinguganda tripchimpanzee trekkingplenty of hot waterstayed longerboat trip
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I believe every room has the ability to roll out the bed onto the balcony so that you can sleep under the stars and see the savannah. There's a mosquito net, don't worry. It's amazing. Do it. The service is stellar, the food was the...More

Thank peterevjan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The views from the lodge are magnificent, and the cabins are comfortable and nicely furnished with comfortable beds and a good-sized bathroom (although it came with the smallest bars of soap I think I’ve ever seen). The showers use solar energy to heat the water,...More

Thank mark121
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Easily accessible from the main road, this lodge is perched on the Rift escarpment overlooking the Northern part of the Queen Elizabeth National Park. The rooms are separate cottages, well secluded, spacious and well-appointed. Food is good, service is attentive and friendly. Nice swimming pool...More

Thank DavidManns
Reviewed 12 August 2018

This lodge is accessed via a long and bumpy "road" we approached by night so didn't know what we were going to wake up to. What a surprise the following morning to have an unbroken view of the savannah. Two large herds of elephants making...More

Thank Jac R
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This is truly a great lodge. Very spacious cottages, with a breathtaking view from a hillside over the savannah of Queen Elisabeth National Park. Everything works perfect with a bath and a shower with the best view you can imagine, a nice table and couch...More

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Description
Katara Lodge offers accommodation in eight luxurious cottages on a beautiful stretch of hills overlooking the open savanna in a serene and relaxing atmosphere. Each spacious cottage was hand crafted using locally ...More available materials and combines wooden floors, grass thatched roofs and canvas that can be folded away for uninterrupted views of the park. A romantic roll top bath or invigorating rain shower provide a perfect way to unwind after a thrilling day on safari. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Also Known As
Katara Hotel Queen Elizabeth National Park
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Katara Lodge Uganda/Queen Elizabeth National Park
Location
Uganda > Western Region > Queen Elizabeth National Park
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Traveller (317)
Room & Suite (97)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (10)
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Nearby AttractionsSee all 8 attractions in Queen Elizabeth National Park
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Questions & Answers
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54countriescounting
30 May 2018|
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Response from Katara | Property representative |
Sorry, there is no TV at the lodge. However, you could go to a bar in the nearby village.
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Susie C
19 March 2018|
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Response from Katara | Property representative |
As the lodge runs mainly on lolar power, the loads in the cottages are limited to 600W, enough for charging gadgets and powering light. If you connect a hairdryer (which generally draw around 2000W), it will trigger a... More
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Katherine D
22 June 2015|
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Response from Katara | Property representative |
Yes, those are provided by the lodge.
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Room Tips
"Long walks with steps to each room, so ask for a room closer to the main area"
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"If steps are an issue, let them know so they can place you closer to the dining area."
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"All rooms are equally perfect: all have the same amazing view across QE park"
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"All cottages have an unobstructed view."
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