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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“the cottages”(20 reviews)
“roll top bath”(6 reviews)
“mosquito net”(12 reviews)
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Reviewed 28 August 2014

While travelling in the Queen Elizabeth area, we stay at Katara; this lodge even if located in a very depressed and agricoltural area, confirmed to be an excellent location. Very confortable tentet-villas, very spacious, with amazing panorama on the park; quite funny the alternative 'on...More

2  Thank Maxsalut
Reviewed 20 August 2014

A lovely, comfortable, well maintained lodge with spectacular views of the savannah of Queen Elizabeth National Park. The staff were friendly and professional and the food very good. The whole ambience was great. The owner was on hand in the evenings and happy to engage...More

Thank barry y
Reviewed 18 August 2014

stayed at Katara Lodge for 3 nights on the 10th,11th and 12th July 2014. and as soon as we arrived u could tell that this lodge was run very well... the staff were all very welcoming and professional and well trained...the whole complex is clean...More

Thank markymax
Reviewed 11 August 2014

We stayed two nights in June while visiting Queen Elizabeth National Park. Not the closest to the park, but the views, staff and food service are excellent. The swimming pool overlooking the valley is beautiful. Slept under the stars on the deck and it was...More

1  Thank Denny B
Reviewed 10 August 2014 via mobile

Hidden away (careful not to miss access track) but *stunning* location on ridge overlooking the QE National park. Excellent food - even the kids enjoyed - lovely traditionally built lodges, great BBQ area and pool, good bar. Most important though was excellent service. Really went...More

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Free Parking
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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US$ 375 - US$ 380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 375 - US$ 380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Susie C
20 March 2018|
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Response from Katara | Property representative |
As the lodge runs mainly on lolar power, the loads in the cottages are limited to 600W, enough for charging gadgets and powering light. If you connect a hairdryer (which generally draw around 2000W), it will trigger a... More
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Katherine D
22 June 2015|
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Response from Katara | Property representative |
Yes, those are provided by the lodge.
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maggieminn
2 February 2015|
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Response from Katara | Property representative |
Sorry, no, there is only one star bed that can be rolled out. (Please make sure you are booked into a regular cottage and not the family cottage, which has two rooms but no star bed)
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"Long walks with steps to each room, so ask for a room closer to the main area"
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"If steps are an issue, let them know so they can place you closer to the dining area."
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"All rooms are equally perfect: all have the same amazing view across QE park"
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"All cottages have an unobstructed view."
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