Semliki Safari Lodge

Location: Semliki Wildlife Reserve | Uganda

Price guide: £££££ £200-£350 per person per night

Small but perfectly formed, Semliki Safari Lodge is a beautiful private tented lodge nestled in Uganda's spectacular wilderness, and offers a truly memorable safari experience as well as characterful accommodation with stunning views.
Perfect forDiscerning travellers wanting to experience an exclusive Ugandan safari in comfort and luxury.
In the knowDiscover local community and wildlife projects during your stay, such as the chimpanzee research project, with the chance to meet local researchers and find out more about their work. 

Recommended for...

  • Eco-tourism
  • Hideaway
  • Lodge
  • Off the Beaten Track

Hotel Overview

Sense of Place

Semliki Safari Lodge is in Semliki Wildlife Reserve, which is bordered by Lake Albert and the Rwenzori Mountains. 

Rooms at Semliki Safari Lodge

The eight stylish tents, including double and twin tents as well as a family tent, have thatched roofs, handcrafted four-poster beds draped in muslin, hardwood floors draped with Persian carpets, private bathrooms and verandas with panoramic views, offering luxury in a stunning setting.

Food & Drink

The food at Semliki is excellent: everything is home-made, from the bread baked daily, to soups and main meals cooked using local produce, and you can wash it all down with some fine wine. 


A swimming pool, large deck areas and a shaded lounge with sofas piled high with cushions invite quiet relaxation in peaceful surroundings, alongside the ubiquitous views.

Activities at Semliki Safari Lodge

Semliki Safari Lodge has a vast range of activities, including game drives, guided walks, birdwatching (there are hundreds of bird species here) and bush breakfasts and dinners. Go chimpanzee tracking, enjoy boat trips on Lake Albert to see the unique shoebill stork, and visit local villages.

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Hotel location

Semliki Safari Lodge can be reached via a 2-hour flight from Entebbe to Semliki airstrip, which is very near the lodge.


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