An exclusive resort hotel in the heart of Kabale town

Enjoy the beautiful views from the resort

From our resort you can enjoy a beautiful view of the mountains and the river, here you can really relax.

Ons resort is omgeven door prachtige tuinen die zijn gehuld in rust.

Our resort is surrounded by beautiful gardens enveloped in tranquility.

We do everything to make your stay as comfortable as possible

Naas wonderful stay at Riverside Resort we also have numerous opportunities for organizing parties, conferences and meetings. If you are interested, please feel free to contact us!

An exclusive resort hotel in

the heart of Kabale town

An exclusive resort hotel in the heart of Kabale town

Riverside Resort Hotel, with its beauty, warm and friendly hospitality has a niche for customized service and is truly home away from home. This has made it become one of Kabala’s signature Resort Hotels. This serene resort is set at the heart of Kabale Town, a preferred tourist destination given its proximity to numerous tourist attractions, including the famous mountain gorillas in Bwindi. Our tour office can arrange a safari to these sites for you in advance.

Kabale is located approximately 410 kilometers (255 miles) by road, Southwest of Kampala, the capital city of Uganda. It is also about 25 kilometers (16 miles), north of the town of Katuna in Rwanda.

Visiting the Equator

The equator is one of the remarkable tourist attractions due to its outstanding significance. It is located along the Masaka-Mbarara highway in Kayabwe. Here, you’ll find an actual equator landmark where you can stand with each foot in the northern and southern hemispheres at the same time. On our way to Kabale, most travelers love to stop at the Equator sign to take photos with their legs/arms on each side of the equator line. There’s also a chain of craft shops where tourists can buy a few souvenirs.

Lake Mburo National Park

Lake Mburo National Park is the smallest savanna game park in Uganda but also the nearest to Kampala city. On a typical game drive, a traveler gets a chance to see animals like zebras, antelopes, buffaloes, giraffes, elands, hyenas, leopards and many other creatures. The boat ride on Lake Mburo allows you spot aquatic birds, crocodiles, hippos, buffaloes and elephants bathing on the shores. Lake Mburo is also excellent for sport fishing and is the best place to spot leopards in Uganda.

Lake Bunyonyi

You can experience the immense beauty of Lake Bunyonyi. Riverside Resort Hotel is about 65 kilometers away from Lake Bunyonyi – the deepest lake in East Africa and biggest tourist destination in Western Uganda. Bunyonyi is comprised of 29 islands spotted around the lake, making it one of the most scenic parts in Uganda. While at Lake Bunyonyi travelers can engage in boat rides, canoeing, birding watching, game viewing and camping.

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Uganda is home to almost half of the mountain gorillas in the world. After walking through the impenetrable forest, you can spend time observing the gorillas in their natural habitat. Riverside Resort Hotel approximately 92 kilometers away from Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

Our services:

  • Tailor-made accommodation for a quiet get-away
  • A cozy restaurant offering a range of inter-continental cuisines as well as Uganda’s very own local dishes.
  • Beautiful gardens for all sorts of functions like weddings, birthday parties, and picnics.
  • Airport pickups and drops can be arranged to and from Entebbe International Airport as well as Kigali International Airport in Rwanda.
  • A 24-hour front desk service
  • A tour service is available to organize and set you up for an awesome holiday stay.
  • Riverside Resort Hotel has free private parking and a shared lounge.

How to make reservation

You can book directly on our website or contact us by phone or email. By contacting the hotel you are sure to get the most advantageous rate and have access to all available rooms. You can also make a reservation through Booking.com, Tripadvisor.com and Pitchup.com.



Room details (Rooms are either single, twin or double – which must be requested at the time of reservation, Rooms with a balcony and view among other specifications for the top rooms especially) Room amenities like a standalone bath with shower in some rooms, towels, Conditioner, shampoo, and bathroom amenities provided, wardrobe hanging space, mosquito nets, bedside lamps, a chair and table, and plug or charging points.


Cozy Restaurant and its details, Beautiful Gardens and their details, 24-hour Reception and Lounge


We offer and organize a wide range of activities during your stay in Uganda through our Hotel Tourist office. Activities include, gorilla trekking, gorilla habituation, golden monkey trekking, bird watching, Batwa cultural experiences, forest walks/hikes, mountain biking, guided community walks, boat cruises, canoeing, swimming and zip-lining. Please note that these activities should be planned for in advance.


We offer transfers, airport pick-ups and drops and a selection of safari packages around
Uganda and Rwanda.