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    Bwindi Lodge

    Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda
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          • Very good20%
          • Average2%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
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          “half a mile” (2 reviews)
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          Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge
          395 reviews
          #1 of 31 Speciality lodging in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
           
          Buhoma Lodge
          184 reviews
          #3 of 31 Speciality lodging in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
           
          Silverback Lodge
          102 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
           
          Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp
          221 reviews
          #6 of 31 Speciality lodging in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
           
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          Reviewed 16 October 2016

          Good food (excellent vegetarian options) friendly and attentive staff, excellent complementary massage (great after gorilla tracking), and a quick turnaround on laundry (also great after gorilla tracking). They also clean your boots and gaiters up so they come back looking like new. Apparently? Rated as...More

          Thank GeorgeandJaki
          Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Guest Relations Manager at Bwindi LodgeResponded 31 October 2016

          Dear GeorgeandJaki Many thanks for your great review. We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback. Bwindi Lodge has a 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. The recent upgrade and refurbishment of two bandas to deluxe standard makes Bwindi Lodge the most luxurious lodge...More

          Reviewed 11 October 2016

          The Lodge is owned by Volcano Safaris and run expertly by the manager, Jocelyn. It is quite a steep climb from the road down to the lodge and can be tricky if raining. The communal area were clean and comfortable and each lodge is close...More

          Thank rdella
          Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Guest Relations Manager at Bwindi LodgeResponded 31 October 2016

          Dear Robert D Many thanks for your review. We appreciate reading your feedback. Bwindi Lodge is the closest lodge to the start of the gorilla tracking in Buhoma, Uganda's (and indeed the world's) most popular location for gorilla tracking. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is a mountainous...More

          Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

          Part of the Volcanoes Safaris group, this small lodge has an amazing location looking right out to the forest (and somewhere the gorillas!) Close to the park entrance, it is well managed by a Jocelyn and her friendly team, food was excellent and the bandas...More

          Thank SuttonHill
          Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Guest Relations Manager at Bwindi LodgeResponded 26 October 2016

          Dear SuttonHill Many thanks for your five-star review. Jocelyn, the chef and the rest of the team will be delighted. Bwindi Lodge is the closest lodge to the gorilla tracking, so close that sometimes the gorillas pay us a visit! We hope you enjoyed the...More

          Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

          Ended our Ugandan experience with 3 nights at Volcanoes Bwindi to include Gorilla trekking. A special thanks to Jocelyn and all the staff who really went the extra mile to ensure our stay (which included trekking on my wife's birthday) was a fantastic experience, the...More

          Thank RobB1068
          Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Guest Relations Manager at Bwindi LodgeResponded 26 October 2016

          Dear RobB1068 Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your (wife's) birthday stay with us at Bwindi Lodge. We are delighted you chose to stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back. We're lucky to have some very committed and...More

          Reviewed 17 September 2016

          spent final 2 nights here as part of East Africa safari. Of the 9 accoms. on safari this was no. 1. All saff are fantastic & very freindly-made me feel very welcome. Bandas are excellent with everything you need. Excellent food with drinks incl. Highly...More

          Thank rik m
          Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Guest Relations Manager at Bwindi LodgeResponded 26 October 2016

          Dear rik m Thank you very much for your five-star review and your positive endorsement. We are delighted to read that we were number one out of the nine places you stayed in East Africa. We are immensely lucky to have such committed staff. We...More

          Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge
          395 reviews
          #1 of 31 Speciality lodging in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
           
          Buhoma Lodge
          184 reviews
          #3 of 31 Speciality lodging in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
           
          Silverback Lodge
          102 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
           
          Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp
          221 reviews
          #6 of 31 Speciality lodging in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
           
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          • Western Region >
          • Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
          • Also Known As
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          • Bwindi Lodge Uganda/Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
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          WingedPegasus
          Im in the process of booking a hotel for gorilla trekking. How close is this hotel to the forest, is there a drive involved then a hike. Or does one just start walking ?????? I live just under and hour from Cambridge!
          26 August 2015|
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          Response from VolcanoesSafaris | Property representative |
          Hello WingedPegasus Bwindi Lodge is just a few minutes walk from the start of the gorilla trekking at Buhoma, the main area for trekking in Uganda, on the north side of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. If you are tracking the... More
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