Mt Elgon National Park Lodges
Mt Elgon is an extinct volcanic mount with the largest surface area in the world (50km by 80km) and a caldera with a diameter of about 8 km. it has the most comfortable Accommodations below are lodges
Sipi River Lodge
This lovely venue is graced with its own huge waterfall and river running through the grounds of the property. The lodge is located just outside of the Sipi Falls trading centre on the long bend when proceeding to Kapchorwa. The Lodge is run with only a small number of guests at any one time and a wonderful ambience has been established where relaxation becomes second nature.
Within the main house guests will find an intimate dining room with a log fire, stylish bar, comfortable reading lounge and airy veranda.
Internet access is also available for guests with laptop computers.
The food is delicious and healthy. Freshly baked bread and cakes roast dinners with plenty of fresh vegetables and mouth watering desserts. Being located in one of the world’s finest coffee growing areas the Lodge sources all their coffee from the garden and prepares it in the kitchen. Sipi River Lodge offers a variety of accommodation and activities, all located within walking distance of the Lodge, including hiking, climbing, coffee tours, archery and Trout fishing.
Lacam Lodge is built on slopes of Mt Elgon perched on the cliff edge with unparalleled views of Sipi Falls – The rock climbing and bird-watching Mecca of East Africa! A place of sublime natural beauty and rustic charm, nearly everything at Lacam Lodge is made out of wood. Lacam means cliff in the Sabine language of the local people of the area. The homely log cabins/ cottages are constructed out of local timber and grass thatch from the plains.
Each cottage is spacious with two double beds, large verandas and en suite shower and toilet. The beds are raised so that you can lie down and soak up the wonderful view.
There is a restaurant and bar, built on stilts where you can enjoy a candle lit four course meals in the evening, or start the day with a full English breakfast whilst feasting on the view. After a sumptuous meal, just relax on the veranda. Access to the lodge is signposted just before the Police Post about 1 km from the Sipi trading centre in the direction of Kapchorwa.
Twalight Sipi Camp Site
From the terrace of the bar and restaurant a clear view of the main falls to be experienced. Twalight is located next door to The Crows Nest. Proceed from the trading centre some 200m where the venue is well sign posted. Accommodation is available in bandas and a dormitory for those not self camping.
The Crows Nest
You can camp or make use of cabins. With a head on view of the main falls at Sipi the site has a scenic location. Walks to the bottom of the falls, and cultural walks can be arranged with a local guide (recommended). Free coffee and tea, bar and restaurant. Pack lunches available. Hot meals and hot baths a sure deal!
Mbale Resort Hotel
Mbale Resort Hotel is located in a quiet residential area of Mbale town. A short distance from Mt. Elgon, offering superb views, privacy and ultimate luxury. The hotel has 94 rooms all with an ambiance that will sooth your mind and set your soul free. Some of the rooms have balconies with spectacular panoramic views of the Wanale, the Pool and the Ampitheater.
Mt Elgon Hotel
Spend a night in Mount Elgon Hotel & Spa in Mbale. After breakfast, have your packed lunch and drive to Sipi which is the slopes of Mount Elgon. As the trip will be organized by the hotel with Uganda Wildlife Authority, you will have short guided walk trails between three to eleven kilometers that will offer excellent opportunity to explore the fauna and flora of Mount Elgon within a short period.
Enjoy the spectacular view of the beautiful sceneries of caves, waterfalls and vegetation. Later in the day return to the hotel and enjoy a revitalizing massage from our therapist at our Suite Spa.