Mweya Safari Lodge

The Lodge is located in Western Uganda on a peninsula within the heart of the Queen Elizabeth National Park and surrounded by the magical Rwenzori Mountains the ‘Mountains of the Moon’; Mweya Safari Lodge offers visitors a spectacular experience of luxury in the wilderness.  To the east, lie the guardians of the birthplace of mankind, the Great Rift Valley hills, separated from the Mountains of the Moon by the meandering Kazinga Channel. Here the water flows endlessly into two giant lakes – Lake George and Lake Edward.

Each room at Mweya Safari Lodge has a breathtaking view of the Kazinga channel. You can watch the forest hogs grazing the grass outside, as well as the odd curious hippo! All rooms have Balcony doors, bathrooms, fans, En-suite, Telephone and Electronic safes.  32 Standard Rooms, 12 Deluxe Rooms with Air-conditioning, 2 Suites

The lodge has got 32 standard single rooms, 12 deluxe rooms with Air-conditioning and 2 Suites, where you will find a simple safari atmosphere with a level of comfort that will not disappoint. These rooms are perfectly situated to view the picturesque Lakes George and Edward and one can also view the Rwenzori Mountains while sitting on the balcony watching the warthogs graze. Families may be more comfortable in the affordable, family cottages, namely “The Rwenzori Cottage” and “The Royal Cottage” and for those demanding something more luxurious and exclusive, the “Queens Cottage” and “The Presidential Cottage” will be sure to meet your demands.

Swimming pool

Enjoy a cocktail in the Infinity Swimming Pool overlooking the Kazinga Channel. The pool at Mweya Safari Lodge has a panoramic view of the Kazinga Channel, which separates Lake George and Lake Edward.


Guests may choose to dine indoors, formal dining room or outside on the veranda, where the setting is enhanced by spectacular panoramic views across the Kazinga Channel. Treat yourself to the mouth-watering menu of local and international specialties produced by our experienced chefs. The lodge has got the highest quality of cuisine, presenting a range of exquisite Continental, Indian and International cuisine.

Business Centre

The Business Service Centre meets all the needs of the traveling business executive, including internet access. Stay in touch with the world at your leisure.

Gift shop

The gift shop sells local East African crafts and souvenirs such as Guidebooks, clothing and safari essentials. Take something authentic home and surprise your loved ones with a gift from the Pearl of Africa.

Conference Facilities

Imagine your next conference miles away from the hustle and bustle of the choking city. Guests will find a fully equipped, air conditioned conference room and an elegant board-room to service all your business or workshop needs.

The Tembo Bar

The Tembo Bar has panoramic view overlooking the Kazinga channel and Lake Edward. Enjoy the shimmering sunset over the lake, whilst drinking a wonderful sundowner. The bar verandahs are a perfect place to relax after a day out in the national park.




Activities that can be done while at Mweya

Activities that can be done while Mweya Safari Lodge include, Birding, Safari Drive, Chimpanzee Trekking, Katwe Explosion Crater, Culture Talk, Tree-Climbing Lions, Gorilla trekking and Hot-air Ballooning.