Why we like this lodge

  • Elephant Plains Lodge has a spectacular location. Located 941m above sea level, the lodge has sweeping views of the surrounding flora and fauna.
  • The restaurant offers a memorable al fresco dining experience on its outdoor decking area. Savour the 270-degree view of Queen Elizabeth National Park’s grasslands as you enjoy a delicious meal.
  • The lodge restricts its impact on the environment by using solar-powered electricity.
  • The lodge is constructed with locally sourced materials.
Breakfast over the savannah grasslands at Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Dinner with a view

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Mweya Peninsula

Mweya Peninsula

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Ishasha Sector

Lion climbing tree in the Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park.

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The Accommodation

The lodge offers 6 twin en-suite cottages, and family cottages with 2 en-suite bedrooms which can house up to 5 people. Elephant Plains Lodge is designed to maximise its stunning surroundings and each cottage has a private veranda that overlooks Lake Kikorongo.

The cottages also contain an en-suite bathroom with a bathtub and shower, and expansive windows providing excellent views throughout the day. 

The roofs of the cottages are constructed using local brown savannah grass which provides an effective cooling system that seamlessly blends into its natural surroundings.

Elephant Plains Lodge

The Facilities

The communal area boasts a spacious lounge, a well-stocked bar with bistro seating, and a restaurant which serves a delicious international menu that fuses classic dishes with local flavours.

The lodge’s eco-friendly swimming pool is the perfect place to relax after a day of adventures at Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Elephant Plains Lodge

Sundowners at Elephant Plains Lodge.

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