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Volcanoes Bwindi Lodge is an eco-lodge set in Uganda's Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and specialising in gorilla-trekking expeditions. Built and run on ecological principles, the lodge uses natural energy sources such as solar power and controls water consumption to reduce their environmental footprint.

Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park has four habituated gorilla families that live in thick, damp tropical forest. Tracking them is quite challenging but the rewards are great: home also to monkeys, chimpanzees and countless butterflies and forest birds, this pocket of primeval forest is one of the most biologically diverse areas on earth and has been designated a World Heritage Site.

highlights

  • Beautiful views & location overlooking the Bwindi Forest
  • Incredible wildlife  - gorillas, chimps, monkeys & prolific birdlife
  • Unforgettable encounters with gorilla families
  • Guided nature walks & local community interaction

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Facilities

The camp has a natural, warm and welcoming air and your needs are looked after by carefully trained staff recruited from local communities.

After a day's gorilla tracking you can have a well-deserved massage, buy a souvenir at the curio shop or enjoy an ice-cold drink as you swop stories around the bar.

General Facilities

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    Bar
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    Beauty or wellness therapist
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    Library

Dining

At Volcanoes Bwindi Lodge fresh wholesome meals combining local cuisine and Western tastes are served in the dining room or on the veranda accompanied by dramatic views across the valley. And after a strenuous day of jungle hiking there are few things better than a refreshing drink enjoyed at the bar and lounge area while gazing out at the dense forest below.

Standard Room

Volcanoes Bwindi Lodge comprises eight thatched-roof bandas with en suite facilities. The lighting is solar-powered and hot bucket-showers are provided.

Standard Room AMENITIES

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    En-suite shower only
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    Outside area
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    Mosquito net

Activities

  • Birding
  • Gorilla-tracking
  • Guided walks
  • Hiking
  • Local village visits
 
  • dates rates from board basis
  • 01 Jun 2014 - 14 Oct 2014 $280 Fully Inclusive
  • 15 Oct 2014 - 15 Dec 2014 $250 Fully Inclusive
  • 16 Dec 2014 - 31 Dec 2014 $280 Fully Inclusive

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please note, additional room types are also available. Request a quote for rate detail

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

Request a quote or speak to one of our African Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.

Traveller Reviews

  • As for the Volcanoes Bwindi Lodge, it has a very pretty location, the staff was warm and friendly, the common rooms were well maintained, the food was good.

    Karina Eisele, May 2012
  • Volcanoes lodges were amazing. In fact, I think the Volcanoes lodge was the best place I have ever had the pleasure of enjoying myself at. Every need and want is taken care of and the views are more than amazing, its like a little piece of heaven there. The treks were great as well.

    Benjamin Scott Casson, March 2009

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Emma Harrop

Emma Harrop

Africa Safari Expert

"Volcanoes Bwindi Lodge offers each guest space, comfort, wonderful hospitality and some of the best views of the Impenetrable Forest from their beautiful eco-friendly bandas. Don’t be surprised if you happen upon Gorillas at the lodge as they do visit on occasion over the year! Look out for the mist that forms along the ridge of the Impenetrable Forest, real life Gorillas in the mist."

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Per person sharing

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As for the Volcanoes Bwindi Lodge, it has a very pretty location, the staff was warm and friendly, the common rooms were well maintained, the food was good.

Karina Eisele, May 2012 >View more reviews