Gorilla Safari Lodge found comfortably at the rim of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park which is renown as a primeval forest and lush jungle region in southwestern Uganda. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is home to critically endangered mountain gorilla and mammal species over 220 species and 348 bird species and 23 species of birds are endemic to the area.

Furthermore, Gorilla Safari Lodge is an up-market facility tucked away at the park’s promises. However, it is an ideal base from which to trek Gorillas as it just a few meters away from the starting point. The lodge offers en suite spacious luxurious units with personal verandah allowing perfect views towards the pristine tropical rain forest.

The lodge is just a 5-minute walk from the briefing point for trekking thus rewarding the lodge to be a sought-after perfect accommodation for gorilla tracking safaris. At the lodge you able to do a number of stunning activities such as a visit to the Batwa Pygmies, mountain biking, guided community walks and forest walks to the Bayenda falls.

Sleeping areas; The lodge offers cobbled paths with wooden banisters join the 21 well-appointed rooms and each have been named after individual gorillas.

Lodge facilities; The main lodge area is designed with beautiful dining rooms, a relaxation lounge, spa treatment room and a quaint nook good for visitor’s stay.

Other lodge’s amenities offered;

They offer free parking

Free breakfast

Baggage storage

Safe parking

Gorilla Safari Lodge
Gorilla Safari Lodge

Breakfast in the room

Complimentary tea

They are good serving kid’s meals

Outdoor furniture

They have a fantastic outdoor dining area

 They offer a complimentary welcome drink and instant coffee to their guests

They offer laundry services to the visitors

They offer a picnic area and sun terrace

They offer 24-hour front desk

 They offer ironing services

They offer bicycle tours

They offer free high speed internet

They also offer massage and nice gift shop

They have an incredibly hospitable staff

Gorilla Safari Lodge –Room Features

They are designed with blackout curtains

They have fireplace to warm from after your tiresome gorilla trekking activity.

The rooms are featured with interconnected room

They offer comfortable and clean shower

The rooms are very comfy and spacious for your stay in the midst of the jungle.

They offer skilled housekeeping and rooms are safe

They have complimentary toiletries

Rooms offer comfortable bathrobes

They offer family rooms

Rooms offer great mountain view and landmark

Activities offered at Gorilla Safari Lodge –Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Hare highlights of activities to engage in while at the lodge including; Gorilla trekking, Cultural tours to Batwa pygmies, Mountain biking and Community visits.

Gorilla Trekking Tour

Gorilla trekking quite a memorable experience that starts early in the morning with a short briefing about dos and don’ts of gorillas. The activity takes 30 to 7 hours’ trek and always remember to go with packed lunch boxes, put on comfortable rubber shoes, rain jacket, hat among others. The gorilla trekking activity involves in accompany of skilled park ranger guides who lead you to forest trailheads. But once you locate them one hour is given to you to watch them as they play, feed as well as enjoy nice pictures for your future remembrance.

Gorilla Safari Lodge
Gorilla Tours

Visit the Batwa pygmies

You can go visit the Batwa pygmies in the nearby local community where you can meet up with Batwa people interact with them, enjoy their traditional dance and amazing storytelling.

Getting to the Gorilla Safari Lodge –Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

From Kampala or Entebbe to Gorilla safari lodge takes 9 to 10 hours’ drive.

By domestic flight; From Entebbe Airport to Kihihi Airstrip takes about 1:30 hours to land and a 30-minute drive to drive you to the park.