A visit to Chimps’ Nest means good and comfortable stay. Chimps’ Nest offers original and cozy self-contained cottages. These are family cottage or self-contained budget rooms. This mid range safari lodge in Kibale is situated near Nyabubale. This is small village between Nkingo and Bigodi. It is only a 15-minute drive from Kanyanchu. This is the starting point for Uganda chimpanzee tracking and other activities. Chimps’ Nest also borders the Bigodi Swamps. The lodge is an excellent starting point for day trips to the crater lakes. You can visit Semuliki National Park and Wildlife Reserve and the Rwenzori Mountains. The lodge is at the edge of Kibale Forest National Park.
Accommodation at Chimp’s Nest Kibale
Visitors to Chimp’s Nest can choose cottages, family cottage or budget rooms. The tree houses inside the forest are closed until further notice. Chimp’s Nest has long beds in the rooms measuring 2.30m. This property is for those looking for a place to stay in midrange. At Chimp’s Nest you are assured of hygiene, silence, comfort and quality.
Chimps’ Nest is a true birder’s paradise. All 350 bird species of Kibale and Bigodi Swamps can be observed on the premises. You can explore the private walking trails through the forest. Here you will witness it all for yourself. The property also offers night walks. You have high chances of seeing bush babies and the other animals of the night.
Facilities at Chimp’s Nest Kibale
The restaurant serves tasteful meals. This is in a warm and inviting environment. Here you can enjoy Chimp’s Nest friendly service. All cottages are positioned to guarantee optimal privacy. The private balcony can enjoy the forest wildlife. You will have the magnificent view of Kibale Forest. The lodge is surrounded with sounds of birds, monkeys, chimps and elephants.
Chimp’s Nest values excellent customer care. They ensure high-quality service, enthusiasm, safety and care for the environment. The friendly and helpful staff members are all locals. Whenever possible we buy our supplies from the surrounding villages. Chimps’ Nest cares about preserving the environment and natural resources. The lodge used local people for building the premises. Electricity used in the premises is solar powered. You can charge your batteries for your phones, laptops and cameras at the reception. All this makes Chimps’ Nest an eco-friendly lodge.
Cancellation / Prepayment
PAYMENT & RESERVATIONS POLICY
Reservation and confirmation of a room at Chimp's Nest Kibale has requirements. Clients are required to pay 50% down payment for the requested services. The balance will be required at least 14 days prior to your date of arrival.
African Safari Tour will hold a reservation for up to seven days at a client's request. This is to allow the client time to send a deposit payment. This is if Chimp's Nest Kibale booking are over a month prior to the service. This must be received before we can confirm your booking. If confirmation is not received within the seven days all blocked rooms at Chimp's Nest Kibale will be automatically released for re-sale. The full amount of the service must be made within 14 days of date of arrival at Chimp's Nest Kibale. As for bookings within a month of service, full payment shall be requested for. This will be required before confirmation of Chimp's Nest Kibale is undertaken.
All cancellations must be received in writing. This will take effect from the date received by African Safari Tour. The following cancellation charges will apply.
More than 56 days before departure: No cancellation fee
56-49 days before departure: 25%
48-29 days before departure: 35%
28-0 days before departure: 100%
The non-issuing of an invoice or non-payment of deposit will not exempt passengers from these cancellation and administration fees. We regret we can make no exception to the charges and strongly recommend that insurance is taken out to cover cancellation fees. These cancellation charges can vary subject to the trading terms of our suppliers.
Children and extra beds
Children older than 2 years are welcome at Chimp's Nest Kibale. One child from 2 to 11.9 years is charged 50 % of the room stay per night and person in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds for children in a room is 2.
Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Accepted credit cards
Visa Card, MasterCard, American Express