Valentines Day is just around the corner. Ideally, even though one is required to show their loved ones love for 356 days a year, take this one day off to show them that they are still loved. Watchdog Uganda has listed some of the top Uganda lodges one should visit for a perfect Valentines Day getaway or for a romantic dinner.
Kyaninga Lodge is an ultimate African Luxury Lodge that will definitely give you the most memorable Valentine’s Day. It is located on the edge of an extinct volcanic Crater Lake Kyaninga at the foot of Mountain Rwenzori in Fort Portal.
Chobe Safari Lodge
Chobe is a five- star lodge located in the Murchison Falls. It offers a breathtaking panoramic view of the River Nile’s magnificent rapids and a unique opportunity to sample the wildlife, birds, flora and fauna for your perfect Valentine gate away. The price for a one night stay at Chobe is Shs1.2million.
Elephant Plains Lodge
Elephant Plains Lodge opened towards the end of last year on the precincts of Queen Elizabeth National Park at Kikorongo. It has spectacular views of Lake George as well as the snow-capped Mt. Rwenzori Ranges which provide an exquisite backdrop of the lodge. To the South of the lodge, the park further stretches as the savannah touches the sky as Lake Edward further waves on into the Virunga Park of the D.R Congo.
Volcanoes Bwindi Lodge
“Overlooking the beautifully primeval Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Bwindi Lodge offers a stylish setting from which to enjoy the unforgettable experience of tracking the majestic mountain gorillas of Uganda. This beautiful lodge has just eight stone and timber glass-fronted bandas, which face the lush forest canopy.”
For all bird lovers, at only Ush528,398 a day, Arcadia lodge can be the perfect spot to spend your romantic gate away. This lodge is located near Lake Bunyonyi thus giving you and your partner a spectacular view to variety of bird species.
Brovad Sands Lodge
If you need a Valentine outing on an island, Brovad has got you covered; it’s located on Ssese islands’ widest stretch of beach, nestled on five lakefront acres offering the best Ssese island experience. For all lovers, this lodge is offering a tropical garden, white sand beach, exotic décor and priceless artwork that will make your day memorable.
Yellow Haven Lodge
It’s a Dutch/Irish lodge located on Lake Victoria. This Valentines Day, Yellow Haven is offering classic rooms, including a new tree house, canopy beds, Irish pub, garden lounge saltwater pool and pond, and mouth- watering meals for your valentine dinner. Prices for this experience go for Ush619,000 per day.
You can alternatively spend your Valentine’s Day outing at Rainforest Lodge. Built using local onsite materials, this lodge creates a stunningly unique atmosphere for visitors to truly appreciate the beauty and magnificence of the Mabira forest reserve. Prices for a valentine night is at Ush223,800.
For a quiet and relaxing Valentines outing, checkout Wildwaters Lodge. Situated deep inside rainforest, Wildwaters Lodge offers a private view of the River Nile and its roaring rapids. You and your partner can relax in a comfort on this island paradise for only Shs650,800.