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Murchison River Lodge

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It was so exciting to hear the hippos grunting and you knew they weren't very far away-but when you wake up one morning and there's hippo right outside your porch there's really not much more exciting than that. The food was excellent, the staff super...More

Thank mlgml1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is suitable for families with children. We came with two children (3 years and the other one is 11 month). They have a good baby crib, two chairs for children and toys/sandbox/swings/children’s pool. They also have a children’s menu. We came with a...More

Thank Wendela A
Response from M_R_L_01, Owner at Murchison River LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Wendela A, Thank you for your kind review and we're delighted that you had a lovely time at the lodge last week. We apologise for any miscommunication, and having spoken with our lodge managers we are looking at implementing an order sheet for the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 3 nights here as a family of 5 in January and loved it! We had the family Cottage which was perfect accommodation for us - plenty of room for 5 and very comfortable. we did have a band of baboons try to get...More

Thank Xena267
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place to stay at Murchison Falls. Charming tents, some very close to the water with hippos passing evening and morning. Great location for going to the Falls, and wonderful view from the main building overseeing the landscape with elephants roaming on the other side...More

Thank Bettina P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed in MRL for 12 nights from January 3rd. What a great place to start the new year! We stayed in one of the four cottages which we found comfortable, well designed and which had a terrace to the rear. We...More

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Ceebeegee
5 October 2017|
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Response from M_R_L_01 | Property representative |
Hi there, every evening a fire is lit at the fire pit and the local musicians and dancers come to visit us there every 2-3 days. More often than not the music starts around 7:30pm and can last until 9-10pm, however if we're... More
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Kathryn A
1 October 2017|
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Response from dong eon k | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for my late response. About internet... I think it had better to give up your mind to use internet during staying there.
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11 September 2017|
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Response from Kylie F | Reviewed this property |
Yes the bar has a great charging station set up so you just charge up while you have dinner and enjoy the view ❤️
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"The cottages are peaceful, private and well designed."
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"You can pitch your ownt tent!"
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"Tents with ensuites"
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"If you wish to relax around your safari tours, book it."
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