To begin with, Papaya Lake Lodge is a unique and stylish lodge in Fort Portal town close to the Kibale Forest National park in the Western part of Uganda. More to that, the Lodge sits on the Rim of Lyantonde Crater Lake in the middle of ever green vegetation. In addition, it offers stunning views of the scenic landscape with various hills, crater lakes and the Rwenzori Mountains.
Additionally, the lodge is neighboring the lush, evergreen landscapes of the Ugandan Great Crater Lakes region. It lies between two extinct volcanoes, against the turquoise waters of the Lyantonde and Kifuruka lakes. As if that is not enough, there are exhilarating views over the majestic Ruwenzori Mountain Range.
More to that, the lodge has luxurious cottages, a restaurant and a beautiful swimming pool with a scenic terrace. Also, it is a place established with great passion, appreciation of local culture and attention to detail that makes life worth living.
Interestingly, it was established by a family who opted to abandon their European life to find a new home in the living heart of Africa. Therefore, it a home inspired by its surroundings and defined by all the best Uganda has to offer. It is beautifully refreshed by its own unique style, and the highest standard of service.
The Lodge reveals real value of your money with an African feeling of home and incomparable comfort. More to that, the Lodge has 9 spacious cottages of which some are single, double and family cottages. Each with;
- a decorated stone bathroom
- shower units
- a deckchair
- interior designs
- simple but comfortable furniture
Facilities and services
Papaya Lake Lodge has the following;
- an incredible swimming pool
- Bar/lounge and a Restaurant
- guest baggage handling service
- Free Wi-Fi is available at the Lodge
- massage services
- Laundry services
- housekeeping services
- hot water
The activities to expect include;
- Chimpanzee Tracking
- nature/community walks
- Crater lakes exploration Tour
- Mahoma Falls Tour