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Bwindi Impenetrable National Park | 15 Binayomba Road, Bugolobi, PO Box 23825, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda
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Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We absolutely loved our stay at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge. Simply put, it was perfect! We were picked up from the Kisoro airstrip by the friendly/smiley Whistle who then drove us 1.5 hours to Clouds. Upon arrival, we were greater by several staff members, including our butler Friday and the Manager of the property, Jan. Both greeted us warmly and... More

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81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful setting. Extremely attentive and pleasant staff. We appreciated that the lodge was built in large part by the local community and the Nkuringo Community Development Foundation which helps fund community projects such as animal husbandry, health and education. Besides the adventure of trekking gorillas, we thoroughly enjoyed the performance by the local school children. If we were to do... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our visit to this lovely lodge and our wonderful visits to see the gorillas. This lodge was a beautiful location with excellent service focused on us. The food was lovely and our whole itinerary was very well organized. In addition to seeing the gorillas, we also really enjoyed the time we spent with the local Batwa Pygmy... More

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32 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two nights at Clouds to trek for gorillas at Nkuringo. The location is great with beautiful views, the main lodge is very nicely decorated, the rooms are large and comfortable and the food is very good. What really sets this lodge apart though, is the service: you are allocated a "butler" and "housekeeper" and I am sure they... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a stunning, winding road up through the mountains to Clouds, which gives you a taste of what's to come with the view from your luxury cottage (and bed) and the lounge and dining literally in the clouds. From the welcome cocktail and hot towel (especially appreciated after gorilla trekking, which is what most people come here to do) to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the most surreal places on earth! The location is beyond description and although we had cloud we had plenty of views over the mountains and volcanoes. The accommodation is supremely comfortable and private with wood fires lit each evening to create warmth in not only temperature but ambiance. Th staff are beautiful in every way, welcoming, attentive and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have spent three nights in this amazing lodge next to the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. We have reached it after a very tough 6 hour trek in the forest, and at that point we were not exactly tidy and clean. Nevertheless we received a very warm welcome from everybody, and the assigned housekeeper was ready for taking care of our... More

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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Review of Clouds Mountain Lodge My brother and I visited Clouds Mountain Lodge as part of a month-long African safari in Uganda and Kenya this July. It is hard to describe just how wonderful Clouds Mountain Lodge is to visit and how fantastic experience it is to be in Uganda in such a remote location. Both my brother and I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

we stayed two nights ,rooms are beautiful and very comfortable,food was nice, there were no hot water due to the bad foundation and the fact you are in the middle of no where. staff was extremely nice and helpful. there are 3 types of gorillas permits in different locations, ours was just 5 min walk from the lodge, make sure... More

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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

You are literally in the clouds at Clouds. My wife and I stayed in a glorious cottage on top of a mountain. The wind blew through the trees, lulling us to sleep at night, with a fire to keep us warm. This is the place to stay if you want to see the gorillas, but there is so much more... More

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Address: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park | 15 Binayomba Road, Bugolobi, PO Box 23825, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda
Location: Uganda > Western Region > Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Clouds Mountain Gorilla Hotel Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge Uganda/Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

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