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    Chimps' Nest

    PO Box 611 | Fort Portal, Kibale National Park, Uganda
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent28%
    • Very good37%
    • Average16%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible8%
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    1 - 5 of 132 reviews

    Reviewed 5 August 2017

    A really cool location, right on the edge of the forest. You have monkeys jumping around, and weaver birds tweeting. For being close to nature, this camp is great. The rooms are a little spread out, and it's quite a walk up to reception, which...More

    Thank Thomas C
    Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

    Very unfriendly staff! We ordered a vegetarian dinner, they came with beef. They told us it would takes 2 hours to prepare something else. So we asked our money back, that was not possible and they even got angry at us and told it was...More

    1  Thank Nederlandos
    Reviewed 26 June 2017

    We stayed two nights at Chimps Nest and it was fantastic. I have to say, after reading all the recent reviews I had my reservations but we were very pleased with it! The food was great, the cottage so romantic but the surroundings with the...More

    Thank Annushka P
    Reviewed 5 March 2017

    We did spend 3 nights in this beautiful location! We loved the cottages with outside shower. It was so nice and romantic to shower outside….. The food was really good and the location is the best in and around Kibale Forest. We felt part of...More

    Thank BertvanVliet
    Reviewed 17 February 2017

    I agree with jonesyp43 as I was one of the other males in the group. The location was good, but that is where it ends. Although I was one of the lucky ones with hot water and electricity, that was it. The food was at...More

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    • Kibale National Park
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    • Chimps` Nest Hotel Kibale Forest National Park
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    "Get a room with the best views on Kibale Forest and the Rwenzori Mountains."
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    "All rooms have a great view!"
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    "Lucky dip. Try & get one with electricity - a good start. Hot water a luxury"
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    "All the rooms are set in a little piece of wooded forest on their own."
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