Semliki Safari Lodge

Location: Semliki Wildlife Reserve | Uganda

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

Semliki Safari Lodge is a member of Classic Safari Camps of Africa, a handpicked collection of the most reputable owner-operated safari camps and lodges in some of the most spectacular wildlife areas in Africa.  Small but perfectly formed, this beautiful private tented lodge is the only accommodation in over 500 square kilometres of wilderness in spectacular Uganda and offers a truly private experience.
Perfect forDiscerning travellers wanting to experience an exclusive Ugandan safari in comfort and luxury.
In the knowThis unique destination is currently home to a chimpanzee research project in conjunction with Indiana University. Guests are invited to accompany resident researchers into the forest to assist with the project and learn more about these fascinating animals.

Recommended for...

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

Hotel Overview


Situated on the crest of the Wassa River Valley in the Semliki Wildlife Reserve, Uganda, a 90 minute flight from Entebbe.

Rooms at Semliki Safari Lodge

Eight tented rooms with permanent thatched roofs have handcrafted four poster beds draped in muslin, Persian carpets, en-suite bathrooms and private verandas with panoramic views. No roughing it in the bush at Semliki Safari Lodge!

Food and Facilities

The food at Semliki has been referred to as ‘the best food in Uganda’. Good wines are served and everything is home-made, from the bread baked daily, to soups and main meals cooked using local produce.

Activities at Semliki Safari Lodge

Semliki Safari Lodge has a vast range of activities, including game drives, guided walks, bird watching and bush breakfasts and dinners. Optional (additional cost, but well worth it) activities are chimpanzee tracking, boat trips on Lake Albert, and visits to local communities. A swimming pool, large deck areas and sofas piled high with cushions invite quiet relaxation in peaceful surroundings.

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