Destinations

Bwindi Lodge

About Bwindi Lodge

Bwindi Lodge is a comfortable and stylish eco-lodge with 8 tranquil bandas and stunning views overlooking the primeval forest. Each banda has an en-suite eco-bathroom with solar-powered showers (hot and cold water) and flushing toilets. 

On occasions gorillas, chimpanzees and birds can often be heard screeching near the river below whilst you sit back and relax on the open veranda after a hard days gorilla tracking through the Impenetrable Forest.

gorillas can often be found sleeping at the lodge!

Lodge Details

Style

A stunning eco-lodge with a warm welcome.

Setting

In South Western Uganda, bordering the Buhoma part of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Here these is a panoramic view of the misty forest and the diverse wildlife found within.

Accommodation & Facilities

There are eight stone & timber glass-fronted solar powered bandas with en-suite bathrooms with solar shower and thatched roof, each named after a different Bwindi Gorilla. The bathrooms have been recently refurbished with a flushing toilet, double vanity, showers with hot and cold running water and biodegradable hand and body wash.

Bedrooms have walk-in mosquito nets as well as a private balcony with beautiful views over the forest.

The bar serves refreshing drinks overlooking the dense forest, essential after a strenuous day of hiking and there is a tranquil massage where guests can enjoy a complimentary massage. As well as this there is a simple curio shop and a terrace overlooking the forest. 

Wi-Fi and internet access is available in the main lodge building.

Dining

Uncomplicated international cuisine with a Ugandan flair is served; with tropical fruits, cooked breakfasts, hearty and wholesome lunches, warming soups and very generous dinners.

Activities

Gorilla tracking, guided nature walks and massage. There are some unique cultural activities too, from watching the Bwindi Orphans dance performance, a visit to the Bwindi Community Hospital and Buhoma Village Walks. You can also take part in the Batwa Cultural Experience, visit the AMAGARA Farmers Project and explore the Nkwenda Village's Craft Shops. there is fantastic hiking here too, hike the Munyanga River Trail, a waterfall walk, Rushurra Hill, Muzabajirro Loop Trail, Ivi River Walk or Mountain Biking through the park or local village.

Child Policy

Children welcome, however no one under the age of 15 can track the mountain gorillas.

Responsible Tourism

Safaris respect the culture of local communities, the fragility of the environment and the need to use resources in a sustainable way.

Exclusive Lodge Hire

You may book Bwindi Lodge on a private basis

Sleeps 16-20 guests
Great for family celebrations, group events and corporate booking
Minimum 3 night stay
Special activities can be arranged as required
10% discount on accommodation for groups of 8 or more

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