Elephant Plains Lodge Queen Elizabeth National Park Uganda
Elephant Plains Lodge is a luxury lodge located on the most spectacular viewpoint in the whole of Queen Elizabeth National Park, only 2 minutes from the park gate. From Entebbe, the lodge is only a 1-hour flight plus a 2-hour drive from Kasese Airport. From Bwindi, Kihihi Airtrips, it is a 15-minute flight or a 5-hour drive through the park.
Perched 941 meters above sea level, high up on the western escarpment of the Albertine Rift in the northeast of the park, the lodge offers panoramic views stretching for miles over the huge open grasslands to Lake George.
The lodge is set in 80 acres of pristine wilderness, no where else here can you sleep closer to the equator (N*S 0.0,25.172) with views of the equator monument visible from all around the Lodge. Nestled next to beautiful Lake Kikorongo this is where the open plains merge into the crystal waters and see large numbers of elephants coming to drink from the water, hence the lodge’s name.
Elephant Plains Lodge consists of 6 spacious double/twin en-suite cottages with large private verandas and huge glass windows to take advantage of the incredible views. All the cottages have large bathtub showers and are spaced out along the hilltop, offering privacy and tranquillity.
Other lodge amenities include; Laundry Services, En-suite bathrooms, a Bathtub in all rooms, Swimming Pool, Wi-Fi Available, Restaurant & Bar, Drinks at the Bar & a Mosquito net.
Activities available from Elephant Plains Lodge include; Game drives in the Kasenyi Plains, Wildlife viewing at Mweya Peninsula, a Boat safari on the Kazinga Channel, Exploration of the Crater Lakes, Chimp tracking in Kyambura Wildlife Reserve, Forest Walks in Maramagambo Forest, etc.
The area has fantastic game viewing, and a huge number of grassland birds, and is a major breeding ground for the Ugandan Kob which readily attracts lions and other big cats to the area.
Elephant Plains Lodge Uganda Accommodation Rates
Elephant Plains Lodge Uganda Accommodation Rates Include;
Accommodation on Full Board Basis + House drinks + Laundry + 5 US Dollars for the community projects & Value Added Tax
Luxury Cottages – Private & En-suite
|Dates From||Dates To||Single Room
1st Jan 2023
|28th Feb 2023||550 US Dollars||850 US Dollars||220 US Dollars|
|1st Mar 2023||31st May 2023||450 US Dollars||700 US Dollars||
190 US Dollars
1st Jun 2023
|30th Sep 2023||550 US Dollars||850 US Dollars||220 US Dollars|
|1st Oct 2023||30th Nov 2023||450 US Dollars||700 US Dollars||
190 US Dollars
1st Dec 2023
|31st Dec 2023||550 US Dollars||850 US Dollars||
220 US Dollars
* Wi-Fi Connectivity – Free
* Day transfer to Bwindi – 300 US Dollars
* Age limit of 8 years for Primate Lodge Kibale and Elephant Plains Lodge
* Children aged 3-12 years pay 50% of the adult rate when sharing a room with either 1 or 2 adults
* A Christmas supplement of 45 US Dollars (per person, per night) valid for 1st January and 24th, 25th, and 31st December
* Lunch – 35 US Dollars
* Dinner – 40 US Dollars
* Breakfast – 25 US Dollars
* Day transfer to Kibale / Fort Portal / Primate Lodge – 350 US Dollars
* Transfer from Kasese Airstrip (Land Cruiser) – 250 US Dollars Per transfer
Accommodation Rates Exclude;
* Game Drive – Half Day – 250 US Dollars
* Game Drive – Full Day – 350 US Dollars
* Entrance and activity fees for Queen Elizabeth National Park