Equator Snow Lodge

Equator snow Lodge is a beautifully furnished and quiet lodge located on the foothills of Mt. Rwenzori. It is a few meters away from the entrance gate to Rwenzori mountains national park with unique stone designed cabins, bar and reception area.

The lodge is peaceful with an environment that leaves guests relaxed while on their Uganda safari. One special spot to hang out over a glass of wine is the beautiful terrace overlooking the Mubuku River. The lodge has a number of activities that one can engage in.



Accommodation at the Lodge

The staff at the Lodge are very welcoming and are committed to making your stay at Equator Snow Lodge memorable. The lodge has 4 excellently designed cabins which feature big beds with warm duvets and pillows. The cabins have an indoor fireplace which can be lit every night especially on the chilly evenings. The cabins have a well-equipped large bathroom with hot showers available. The cabins have a working desk and also offer guests privacy and a relaxing atmosphere. With amazing views of the portal peaks from the back deck Equator Snow Lodge is a perfect place to spend your time while on safari in Uganda.



Facilities and Services

  • Ample Parking space
  • Indoor Fire place
  • Well-stocked bar whose designs are inspired by the history of the Rwenzori mountains
  • The lodge has a restaurant that serves 3 course meals. The food is delicious and specially prepared by the kitchen staff
  • Car washing Services
  • Hot water showers
  • Excellent and fast Staff
  • Early morning wake up calls. Coffee/tea can be brought to the cottage.
  • Solar powered electricity
  • 24 hour security is available.


  • Nature Walk
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Walk to the River Bank
  • Natural Hot Springs
  • Cultural and Community experiences
  • Birding
  • Guided mountain walks

Getting there

*By road – There are two routes. One is from Kampala via Mubende to Fort Portal which takes about 6 hours.

Another is from Kampala via Masaka-Mbarara-Bushenyi and to Kasese and this can take about 7 hours

*By Air – Chartered flights can be arranged from Entebbe to Kasese air strip and from there guests are transferred to the lodge. The flight takes approximately 1 hour.


April – May rainy season

June- September peak season

August – December Prime dry season

Equator Snow Lodge is open all year round.