SIPI RIVER LODGE ; THE BASE FOR SIPI FALLS EXPLORATION – UGANDA SAFARI NEWS
Overlooking the fascinating Sipi Falls, Sipi River Lodge is one of the popular Uganda Safari Lodges spread on 17 acres of private grounds that stretch to cover Kapsurur Falls one of the three (3) Sipi Waterfalls.
The facility features limited cottages which makes it a less congested place thus offering tranquil stay for the guests on Safaris in Uganda. Accommodation at Sipi River Lodge is diverse including the luxury Kapsurur and the Aniet Cottage which are elegant, private and spacious with great views of the falls. They are en suite equipped with double shower, king sized double bed, twin beds along with the lounge and veranda.
Besides the Kapsurur and Aniet, Sipi River Lodge also has Chepkui Cottage and the Annex popularly known as the Seven Dwarfs house. The Chepkui also enjoys magnificent views of the falls, en suite facilities, one master double bed room, separate lounge marked with day bed, sofas and bunk bed making it ideal for families traveling together on Uganda vacation safari holidays. The en suite Annex acts as an extension of Chepkui cottage and if the group is big, some members can use it.
For those interested in a traditional touch, the Sasa and Piswa Bandas provide the best option. The round thatched houses shaped in local architecture have either a double bed or twin beds and enjoy shared bathroom. The secluded Suam Bunkhouse is a simple unit but offers a serene stay for the low cost travelers on tours in Uganda.
The restaurant serves sumptuous food selected from a diversified menu while the well stocked bar present a soothing sun downer drink while enjoying the views of the falls. Sipi River Lodge can thus be used as a base to explore Sipi Falls, Mount Elgon National Park and the Bagisu Community famous for their Imbalu circumcision ceremony and the extensive coffee fields.