Accommodation next to Queen Elizabeth national park

The elephant home is a lodge that offers all her visitors, a memorable experience of Queen Elizabeth national park. Located next to the park on the base of Rwenzori foothills, in Kikorongo village, the lodge gives guests an opportunity for easy access at arrival time and to the park game drive. It also opens guests to the opportunities of meeting the indigenous people, walking in the elephant track, taking a comfortable stay with high level hospitality from the locals serving the fresh foods locally grown.


This accommodation has a long list of activities, both in and outside the park that guests can participate in during their stay. These activities give a true detail of Queen Elizabeth national park beyond anyone has ever thought. The activities inside the park include; a game drive in kasenyi tracks, a boat cruise on Kazinga channel, Kyambura chimp tracking and the search for tree climbing lions in Ishasha. The activities outside the park include; lake Katwe traditional salt mining, a visit to Kasoga village, Boda-boda safari, the crater lakes tours, Kikorongo village walk, Kikorongo village trek, Kalinzu forest chimp tracking, Katunguru community boat cruise on Kazinga channel, traditional dances and crafts making workshops.

The elephant home is surrounded by savanna bushes and cotton fields. It is a hub of nightly visiting elephants and other game. On a self-guided walk, guests take the opportunity of reluctantly walking in the elephant trails heading to view Lakes George and Kikorongo, both commonly lined with grazing animals in Queen Elizabeth national park. We are located on Kasese Mbarara road, 22km from Kasese town and accessible by all road transport with public travel options. It is ten (10) minutes’ drive to Kasenyi park gate and 15 minutes to Katunguru where the community boat excursion starts.

We look forward to welcoming you to our accommodation and showing you around Queen Elizabeth national park. if you wish to arrange longer safaris, we will be happy to recommend you to one of the reliable safari agencies and or guides.