Apoka Lodge

Location: Kidepo Valley National Park | Uganda

Price guide: £££££ £350-£500 per person per night

Get back to nature at this remote lodge in the Ugandan wilderness. Located on a dramatic kopje, breathtaking views await around every corner, across the plains dotted with wildlife, to the rocky outcrops and jagged mountains in the distance.
Perfect forThose wanting to get as far away from city life as possible.
In the knowTracking game on a guided walking safari is a must in Kidepo.

Recommended for...

  • Hideaway
  • Honeymoon
  • Lodge
  • Off the Beaten Track

Hotel Overview


In the heart of Kidepo Valley National Park, tucked into the North-Eastern corner of Uganda where it meets Sudan and Kenya.

Rooms at Apoka Lodge

The ten spacious tented rooms have natural canvas walls, furniture handmade by local craftsmen, king-sized beds with nets and hardwood floors. Each room at Apoka Lodge has an en-suite bathroom with solar power shower and an outdoor stone bath tub. The verandahs look out across the endless savannah.

Food and Facilities

The main gathering area includes an open air bar, lounge and dining room, all built with local wood, thatch and canvas. The swimming pool has views of the savannah and the nearby waterhole where the wildlife come to drink.

Activities at Apoka Lodge

The abundance of wildlife in Kidepo make game drives the main attraction, and these include night drives and guided walking safaris. The expansive, breathtaking landscapes, rich in wildlife are truly sensational. Guests can also go birdwatching and visit the local Karamajong community.

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