Murchison Giraffe Camp

Murchison Giraffe Camp

Murchison Giraffe Camp : Murchison giraffe camp is a budget accommodation found in Mubako Village, just 1km from Mubako gate Murchison falls national park Uganda. The camp is nestled in Riverside wilderness camp a perfect location with good access to the entrance of the safari area of the park since Murchison falls national park is 1 km away to the lodge and 15 minutes’ drive from River Crossing.  The village is a short drive from Hoima and 7 miles from Pakuba airport. It takes about 5-6 hours’ drive from Kampala city Centre to the lodge/ park and 30 minutes flight from Entebbe International airport to the close airstrip then 7mile as mentioned above to the lodge.

Murchison Giraffe camp contains over 5 spacious and comfortable rooms with the view of the wilderness reflecting African traditional building style with grass thatched roof, local woods and comfort proximity. Rooms are well decorated, elevated off the ground and furnished with   private en suite facilities of clean  Flushing toilets , hot and cold showers,  solar energy available,  wooden chairs and tables , mosquito nets , complementary bottled water , ironing service, free toiletries , slippers to mention but few .

Rooms have sitting areas, terraces and wooden balconies overlooking the breathtaking views of the wilderness, wildlife roaming around the camp and surrounding area.  There is fireplace at the camp where guests relax in the evenings as they enjoy the sunset and share experiences about the safaris not only that it provides warmth during cold evenings. Rooms are well equipped with comfortable clean and washed beddings with queen sized bed.   The villa offers  single beds for individuals ,double/ twin , triple and family rooming options with different  cost ranging from 200$ per night and above and in High season the rate goes slightly high than in Low season.

Murchison Giraffe Camp
Murchison Giraffe Camp

Murchison Giraffe camp offers more services and facilities which include;

 A restaurant in the main building that serves meals both continental and African- inspired meals that meet guests’ appetite. They offer Buffet breakfast facing the Park, picnic lunch and dinner served by well trained, friendly and organized staff. You can have meals in the place of your choice either in the dining area or in the bush (bush breakfast and diners) while enjoying the stars in the sky in the night.

A well -stocked bar with  variety of drinks , local ,wines, spirits and international beers,  you relax either in the garden and sip the drink of your choice while overlooking  the stunning view over Murchison park , wildlife roaming around the camp especially ,antelopes ,Uganda kobs, zebras , buffaloes etc.

 Services; Airport pickups and drop-offs are offered, massage services are offered, free parking space available, Laundry and house- keeping services are offered, car rentals are offered.

 WIFI internet available that will keep you connected and enabling you/ visitor s to keep in touch with their families and friends,

Activities to do while at the camp; Game drive since the park has wide range of animals like Elephants, zebras, Giraffes, Buffaloes, antelopes, impalas etc and abundant bird species, you can be able to see most of animals, Boat cruise at River Nile, nature walks in the park, bird watching/birding since the park has wide range of bird species, visiting local village especially the karamajong .

Murchison falls national park is the famous largest, oldest most visited park situated in the north eastern parts of Uganda in Amuru .  It was formally called Kabalega national park.  The park stands on the shores of lake Albert  home of scarce shoebills stork  occupying  the total area of 3,840Km squared .The park contains over 78 species of mammals including the Big five animals like; Rhinos, Lions, Leopards, Elephants, Buffaloes, antelopes, Impalas, zebras and over 450  bird species like ; water birds, savannah birds, Albertline endemic birds etc.  The park has different accommodations like; Budget, mid- range and luxury accommodation that are convenient and friendly to guests visiting the park.

There are different activities to do while in the park include; Game drive ,you spot different mammal species since the park has more animals, Boat cruise/Launch cruise along the Nile that gives the exciting panoramic view of the bottom of the mighty Murchison falls and  enables guests to spot different aquatic animals like Hippos ,Crocodiles  at the river banks , water birds etc , Hiking on the top of the falls,  Hot air ballooning in the park ,  chimpanzee tracking in Budongo forest , Bird watching /Birding at the delta since the park has many bird species , Nature and forest walks in budongo forest , community visits to the local villages that encourages cultural experience  mention but a few,.

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