Jacana Safari Lodge

Address: P.O. Box 2288, Kampala, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda | Lodge
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This lodge, located on P.O. Box 2288, Kampala, Queen Elizabeth National Park, is near Uganda Museum, Kasubi Tombs, Sesse Islands, and Uganda Crafts 2000 Limited.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsJacana Safari Lodge Queen Elizabeth National Park

Reviewed by jaynewick

Very remote location

Reviewed Jan 20, 2011
by (4 reviews) Grafton, Wsconsin , United States Flag of United States

Nice lodge, good food, very remote

Screened porch in our cottage, overlooking the lak
Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda
The landscape at the lodge
Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda
The lake view from our cottage, just like upper WI
Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda

This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

TripAdvisor Reviews Jacana Safari Lodge Queen Elizabeth National Park

4.00 of 5 stars Excellent
 

Travel Blogs from Queen Elizabeth National Park

Day 14 - 15 - 16

A travel blog entry by blanche.lea on Oct 14, 2014

1 comment, 26 photos

... have here. They sell everything from toilet paper, combs, sandals, vegetables and on and on. There are phone card and internet stores everywhere. We have not watched television since we left Calgary. There are beautiful stones here that we would pay a fortune for to landscape with. The iron work and woodwork is abundant here and very cheap compared to home. The cows and goats are usually tied up in the yard ( known as plots here) of the owner ...

Jumping spiders and AK-47s

A travel blog entry by amakela on Aug 22, 2014

3 photos

... him it was there while her and I cried/laughed/peed our pants/jumped up and down. Luckily Kip saved the day and pulled his sweater sleeve down to swat it off. Steven could have died and Kip saved his life. Pretty uneventful after that. Had a couple drinkypoos and then went back to our place because we had to wake up early. Drove for 8 hours - went back to Mbarara which was better then last time. A fun fact I forgot to mention last time - people actually say "Hakuna ...

Lions 1, Us 0

A travel blog entry by jessicaring on Aug 06, 2014

1 comment, 12 photos

... water buffaloes, antelopes, a curious bull elephant, and birds. No lions. While slightly disappointed, we returned to the lodge the with high hopes for tomorrow.

Lions 1, Us 0.

After lunch, we headed out to a crater lake where locals worked furiously during the dry season collecting salt. The salt, we learned, is exported throughout eastern and central Africa. For ...

Last few days and moving things forward.

A travel blog entry by lovettn on Jun 17, 2014

2 comments, 3 photos

... this afternoon, there was an emergency box, fully equipped and ready to be taken to the bedside in an emergency. We devised a cleaning schedule and the midwives were keen to see how this will work and I will continue the teach NLS to staff so that they can teach each other once I have left. This evening, we said goodbye to Emma who is now on her way home. We will miss her energy and smiles and it was hard to say goodbye. Mary ...

Evening with lions

A travel blog entry by barbara9909 on Jun 16, 2014

43 photos

... finally get a photo of a leopard! Well, the lion walked near the tree and the leopard jumped down and fled across the fields. The lion gave chase for a little while but then turned back. This all transpired in a short period of time so alas, no photos, but it was very cool to witness firsthand.

In another area of the park we continued to see lions and even a few sleeping in the cactus trees. What an amazing safari experience!
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Traveler Photos Jacana Safari Lodge Queen Elizabeth National Park

Our room at Jacana Lodge
Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda
The pool at the lodge
Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda
The water heater, serves 2 cottages, 24 hours
Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda
Screened porch in our cottage, overlooking the lak
Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda
The landscape at the lodge
Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda
View from balcony at posh safari hotel
Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda
The lake view from our cottage, just like upper WI
Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda
Walkway to our cottage
Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda