Broadbill Forest Camp is a comfortable place to stay as it is surrounded with beautiful green nature, offering good facilities, thrilling activities to do while at stay, welcoming and friendly staff and a perfect location to go meet up with great mountain gorillas. More to that, this is a mid-range lodge that sits on the Eastern edge of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest famously known as the heart of unique and rare gentle giant the mountain gorillas and it is also renown as a home to half of the remaining endangered mountain gorillas and the main activity is gorilla trekking as well as a great destination for birders on Uganda birding tours includes, globally threatened species like African Green Broadbill from whom the lodge got its name. More so, the park lies in southwestern region of Uganda, approximately 9 to 10-hour drive. Alternatively, it can be accessed by domestic flight from Entebbe International Airport or Kajjansi Airstrip which takes 1:30 hours to land to Kihihi airstrip and from Kihihi takes about 30-minute drive to the park.
This accommodation is located in calm and peaceful with impressive views of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest thus making it an excellent place to totally unwind and relax, away from the pressure and noisy of the city.
Broadbill Forest Camp lies at the very rim of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, allowing you to enjoy birding right from your balcony for the rare Albertine Rift Valley endemics in the east of the forest. Even after a long gorilla trekking safari, you can enjoy that resting by putting on your binoculars at rest.
Broadbill Forest Camp Facilities, Room Amenities
The camp suites with six comfortable en suite tents which are beautifully furnished. They offer a dining room and a fire place for your evening warmth after a long day activity. Visit the gallery to see more photos of Broadbill Forest Camp and the available facilities.
Staff; They have well trained and friendly staff who are good to meet up guest’s standards and can do everything possible to make you feel at home.
Spacious restaurant; They have professional chefs who are good in preparing delicious food both locally and internationally. Vegetarian diet available but on requests.
Accessibility; The camp is found in Ruhija region one of the four gorilla habituation region in Bwindi where gorilla trekking takes place. Its location is near to the briefing point, just 3 kilometers from the park headquarter hence making I very convenient for gorilla trekking.
Other amenities offered at Broadbill Forest Camp
The rooms are featured with sound roof room and seating area where you sit in your leisure time while on visit.
They have ironing services and wake up services.
They have fireplace where you sit with other fellow visitors jazz about the park, activity carried along day as you enjoy a drink.
They offer clothes rack and private bathrooms as well as extra comfortable long beds.
The camp offers perfect family rooms with good amenities.
Broadbill forest camp also offers a wheel chair access.
There rooms are clean and perfect for honeymoon lovers.
The rooms are featured with warm water bottles for the night warms
Activities offered at Broadbill Forest Camp
Gorilla trekking; This is an amazing activity that starts early in the morning with a briefing and after hike to the forest to look for them. Trekking to allocate them may take about 30 to 7 hours’ drive but only depends on the movements of gorillas and the gorilla family you’re assigned for. Once you allocate them an hour is given to you watch them as they play, feed, speed all their day long as well as enjoying picture taking and video capturing.
Birding; Bwindi is one of the great birding site in Uganda of which you can spot these birds right from the lodge without hiking to the forest. Bird to see include; Common bulbul, Fly catchers, African green pigeon, Cinnamon-chested bee eater, White tailed blue, African Emerald cuckoo, African harrier hawk among others. Other activities you can do around are; enjoying wildlife viewing, relaxing at the lodge and walking safari in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
Broadbill forest camp is the number one choices for your comfortable stay while at visit in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.