Aramaga Rift Valley Lodge
Aramaga Rift Valley Lodge is the newest addition to luxury lodges in Uganda. Aramaga Lodge is a luxury lodge found in Kabarole district in Western Uganda, about 10km only from Fort Portal city, a tourism city that is only a few minutes away from Kibale Forest National Park from where travellers enjoy chimpanzee tracking. Aramaga Rift Valley Lodge is at the edge of the Great African Rift Valley, overlooking the stunning views of Tooro-semiliki Wildlife Reserve, and on a good day travellers are rewarded with spectacular views of Lake Albert in the north. The Lodge offers a highly exclusive, African experience and environmentally conscious lodging options.
The Lodge is a convenient and great accommodation option for travellers visiting Fort Portal tourism city, Kibale Forest National Park as well as surrounding parks and game reserves. Aramaga Rift Valley Lodge has 6 beautiful and comfortable space themed pods built in modern style giving guests modern comfort. All the 6 pods named Moonshot, Starship, Galactic, Orbit, Supernova and Gravity, are well spaced from each other giving guests the privacy they may need. Each of the pods have private en-suite facilities like flushing toilets, hot and cold showers/bathtubs, driers, flat screen TVs, mosquito nets and so much more. Each of the pods offers space to fully unwind and enjoy stunning views from the comfort of one’s bed, seat or private roof top tub.
The Lodge has local chefs who put together some of the most delicious meals you could ever have. With locally sourced spices and other ingredients, delicious meals are what Aramaga Rift Valley Lodge only has to offer to its guests. Irrespective of a guest’s meal options, all are catered for from strictly vegetarian, gluten-free or even dairy free, guests are in great hands and should nothing but delicious meals while at Aramaga Rift Valley Lodge.
There are various services and facilities provided to guests while at Aramaga Lodge and they include; a restaurant serving various delicious meals, great customer service from well trained and skilled staff, a well-stocked bar and lounge, a great swimming pool that guests can use to cool off from the hot sun with great views, laundry services, Wi-Fi available in the main building, full-powered solar energy, a health and fitness centres including spa, sauna and massage, craft shop from where guests can buy African crafts like necklaces, clothes, shoes, guide books, and ample parking space.
Guests staying at Aramaga Lodge have a variety of activities that they can do while there and they include chimpanzee tracking in Kibale Forest National Park, hiking and climbing Mount Rwenzori, visiting Toro kingdom palace, visiting Amabere caves, visiting Lake Kyaninga, chimpanzee habituation in Kibale National Park, Bigodi wetland for bird watching and so much more. The lodge is a perfect base for travellers looking to explore some of Uganda’s prime tourism destinations like Kibale National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park for wildlife safaris and amazing Kazinga channel boat safaris, and Mountain Rwenzori National Park; as well as the crater lakes of Fort Portal and the tourism city itself, and Tooro-Semiliki Wildlife Reserve. Rift Valley escarpment community walks which take about 1 or 2 hours can also be arranged for.
How to access Aramaga Rift Valley Lodge
Travellers can access Aramaga Rift Valley Lodge by both air and road. By road, Aramaga Lodge is about 5 hours from Kampala. The drive is scenic and gives travellers an opportunity to experience the countryside. By air, Aramaga Lodge can be accessed by taking charter flights from Entebbe International Airport or Kajjansi to Saaka airstrip and then drive to the lodge in a very short time.
When to visit Aramaga Rift Valley Lodge
The Lodge can be accessed all year long. The lodge is however unapologetically exclusive. Exclusive privacy is very important, booking in advance is therefore advised, even during the off season where lodges and other accommodation facilities are thought to be with less or no guests.
The Lodge is an awesome and perfectly beautiful eco-friendly luxury lodging option anyone after perfect peace and quiet as well as natural beauty should opt to stay in while on a Uganda safari to any of the fore mentioned Uganda national parks. Ask your tour operator of choice to book your stay in the splendid Aramaga Lodge.