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Crater Safari Lodge

Lakefront lodge in Fort Portal with outdoor pool and restaurant

  • Free continental breakfast, free WiFi and free parking
From
£484

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  • Crater Safari boasts friendly, welcoming and truly helpful staff, a very good kitchen (highly recommend their Nile Perch), and stunning views of the Rift crater lake that the…

    Oct 19, 2018

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  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Airport transfer

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 20 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Airport shuttle
  • Childcare

Feel at home

  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Children's pool
  • Playground on site
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries

What’s around

  • In a national park
  • Lake Nyabikere - 26-minute walk
  • Kibale National Park - 30-minute walk
  • Kibale National Park Visitor Information Center - 8.9 mi / 14.4 km
  • Lugard Monument - 12.1 mi / 19.5 km
  • Fort Portal Golf Course - 12.8 mi / 20.7 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Family Chalet, 2 Bedrooms, Partial Lake View
  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room, Lake View
  • Deluxe Single Room
  • Standard Double or Twin Room, 1 Bedroom, Pool View
  • Standard Single Room, 1 Bedroom

Location

  • In a national park
  • Lake Nyabikere - 26-minute walk
  • Kibale National Park - 30-minute walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In a national park
  • Lake Nyabikere - 26-minute walk
  • Kibale National Park - 30-minute walk
  • Kibale National Park Visitor Information Center - 8.9 mi / 14.4 km
  • Lugard Monument - 12.1 mi / 19.5 km
  • Fort Portal Golf Course - 12.8 mi / 20.7 km
  • New Tooro Kingdom Palace - 12.9 mi / 20.7 km
  • Rwenzori Mountains National Park - 26.3 mi / 42.3 km
  • Rwenzori Art Centre - 28.9 mi / 46.5 km

Getting around

  • Kasese (KSE) 100-min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Size

  • 20 cabins

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 10 AM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Babysitting/childcare*

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed
  • Pets allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

Speaks: English

At the property

Taking the kids?

  • Supervised childcare/activities

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Playground on site
  • Pool umbrellas

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers: 20
  • Year Built – 2014
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the cabin

Home comforts

  • Bathrobes

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Things to enjoy

  • Furnished patio

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

Dining

On-site venue – This restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Small print

Also known as

  • Crater Safari Lodge Kibale
  • Lodge Crater Safari Lodge
  • Crater Safari Fort Portal
  • Crater Safari Lodge Lodge
  • Crater Safari Lodge Fort Portal
  • Crater Safari Lodge
  • Crater Safari Lodge Lodge Fort Portal
  • Crater Safari Kibale
  • Crater Safari Lodge Lodge
  • Crater Safari Lodge Fort Portal
  • Crater Safari Lodge Lodge Fort Portal
  • Crater Safari
  • Lodge Crater Safari Lodge Fort Portal
  • Fort Portal Crater Safari Lodge Lodge

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 4 per cent

Rollaway beds are available for USD 275.0 per night

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 500 per person (roundtrip)

Policies

This property does not have lifts.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds.

Transfers via airport shuttle are required and must be arranged at least 72 hours before travel by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival on the number on the booking confirmation.

This property only accepts credit cards and cash for all bookings and on-site payments.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Crater Safari Lodge does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
  • Yes, pets are welcome.
  • You can check in starting at 10 AM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Yes, there's an on-site restaurant that offers international cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Aftitastic Planet Ruigo Restaurant (8.1 mi).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 500 per person roundtrip.
  • Crater Safari Lodge has an outdoor pool and a picnic area, as well as a garden.