Ikoro hotel is a mid-range hotel located in the Kigezi sub-region well known as “The Switzerland of Africa”. It’s in the south-western part of Uganda in Kisoro Town, right next to Kisoro Airstrip, in Kisoro district. It is in close proximity to Mgahinga Gorilla national park where the famous Gorilla and Golden monkey trekking takes place. It is also a 3hrs drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park which is the major point for Gorilla tracking.
The Kigezi sub-region boasts evergreen rain forest, vast bamboo forests, beautiful lakes and also wonderful rolling hill landscapes of Kisoro district. This region is made up of 6 districts namely: Kisoro, Kabale, Rubanda, Rukiga, Kanungu, as well as Rukungiri.
Ikoro hotel provides an amazing stay away from home, in an eco-friendly environment suitable for your holiday goals and dreams. Whether it’s a Holiday or business trip, Ikoro offers tailor-made services to your stay in its beautiful accommodation facilities.
The hotel has Standard rooms, double Standard rooms, deluxe suites, deluxe double rooms and deluxe twin rooms with ensuite Bathroom and Shower, Smart TV as well as Room Service.
There rooms are set with standard amenities such as:
- Electric Door Entry
- Hot Water Showers
- Work Desk
- Safe Deposit Box
- Luggage Storage
Ikoro has 2 restaurants offering a free continental breakfast with a free daily manager’s reception, served at 6:00 – 10:30am. The meals are prepared by professional chefs, with expertise in both local and international dishes reaching the client’s expectations. The lodge also has a min Bar with a number of wines and spirits to enjoy while relaxation from a long journey or a busy day of activities. Therefore, there’s no need of carrying extra drinks from the city to take while on your safari.
The lodge has a number of amenities and services run by a well trained and committed staff to clients including:
- 24-hour business centre
- Meeting rooms
- Conference space
- 24-hour front desk
- Concierge services
- Laundry facilities
- Luggage storage
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Relaxation gardens
- Picnic area
- Fireplace in lobby
- Television in common areas
- Daily housekeeping
- Room service
While at the lodge, there are activities that can be done in the near by Mgahinga Gorilla National park for example;
- Gorilla tracking
- Golden monkey tracking
- Batwa community visit
- Nature and Village walks
- Hiking (Muhabura, Sabinyu and Virunga mountains)
- Cruising on Lake Mutanda
How to access Ikoro hotel
For International Guests, Kigali International Airport is just about 2 ½ hours drive to the hotel. Or you could use Entebbe International Airport with daily flights to Kisoro Airstrip which is just opposite the Hotel.
By road, you drive a distance of about 9½ hrs from Kampala heading southwestern of Uganda, and access the lodge in Kisoro right next to Kisoro Airstrip.
By air, you can fly for about 1½ hours from Kajansi airfield and land at Kisoro Airstrip which is just opposite the Hotel.
Book with Pamoja Tours and Travel for the best accommodation facilities and affordable rates on your safari.