On the lake shores, craterbay cottages is offering you a base to explore the lake bunyonyi or a wonderful stop over on your way to visit te mountain gorillas in te national parks of Rwanda or Uganda in south western Uganda.

Directions to Crater bay,
Kabale is situated about 410km south-western of kampala.After you across the equator you drive through masaka and later mbarara on a good tarmac road. There is plenty of public transport(buses and minibuses)that travel this route daily in both directions.

GO through the town centre following the main road,then take a turn left at the y junction 0.5km outside the town(towards kisoro)At the junction there is a green sign Craterbay Cottages. Some 4km later at the top of the hill you will see a stunning view towards of the lake bunyonyi.Continue down towards the lake 3 more km,following our green sign posts
IF you are relying on public means,you can take a matatu every Monday and Friday for 3000 from the main market..

Room Types & Rates

Room Type
Rate (USD)
Single cottage
$ 65
Double/Twin cottage
$ 125
Tripple cottage
$ 185
Family cottage
$ 250

Facilities & Amenities

  • Self camping (running water, hot showers, flushing toilet)
  • Accommodation in Cottages, rooms, mobile tents.
  • Secure car parking
  • Great meals and snacks from our menu (try the local crayfish flesh from the lake)
  • Beautiful bar and restaurant with a fire place
  • Crafts shop
  • Picnic and relaxation areas
  • Good collection of reading materials
  • Travel information
  • Satellite TV
  • Storage or safe custody of personal effects
  • Transportation (car hire and taxi)
  • Laundry service
  • Mountain Biking