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I had a great experience at Ride 4 A Woman. I was greeted by Andrew who provided friendly and... read more

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WhyNot61
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Austin, Texas
Perfect place to stay

The rooms are very comfortable, the staff is very helpful. The NGO is doing a great job and I had... read more

Reviewed January 31, 2019
cidalialopes
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Stavanger, Norway
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Ride 4 a woman is a women's NGO that has 300 women members and empowers women by teaching them skills that they can use to earn a living. You can come and spend a day with the women and learn how to weave a simple basket, learn how to cook a...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Buhoma Hospital road | Turn left, 1st entrance on the right, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda
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+256 785 999112
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a great experience at Ride 4 A Woman. I was greeted by Andrew who provided friendly and attentive service throughout my stay. The owners, Evelyn and Denis, also made a point of introducing themselves to me and checking in regarding my experience during...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 31, 2019

The rooms are very comfortable, the staff is very helpful. The NGO is doing a great job and I had the privilege to share an afternoon with great ladies working there. We spent the afternoon weaving under a tree, in the shade. They create lot's...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 11, 2019

Ride 4 a Woman is a powerful and effective NGO supporting and empowering women and girls in the Bwindi area. The earnings and donations are gathered together collectively and ploughed back into the centre and shared as wages with the women sewing and weaving the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

We stayed in Ride 4 a Woman as part of our trip to Uganda, and it was the best place we have stayed as part of our trip!! We had an amazing time with Evelyn and all the staff, they were always taking care of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lolivos84
Reviewed January 1, 2019

It is really inspiring to see what Evelyn and team are doing. A lot of great things for the community. It is really interesting to see what they are doing. As a tourist, it is also a great place to purchase crafts created by the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KilburnPost
Reviewed December 24, 2018

This is truly an amazing experience. The wildlife in Uganda is exceptional, but Ride For a Woman solidifies all that is good in Uganda at the moment. Evelyn, the team leader has just done amazing work and her support of the women is unconditional. If...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dannym599
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

Nice comfortable rooms and facilities. It’s in a good location close to the road going up to buhoma and the staff are friendly. Nice shop with lots of baskets, crafts etc.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Happinesstime
Reviewed November 4, 2018

What a wonderful place! The room I stayed in was so nice, newly constructed with large shower and comfortable bed. The staff are attentive and provide wonderful service and even better food. Be sure to visit Eve and the program she created to support the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sheila S
Reviewed October 4, 2018

"Ride 4 a Woman" is a wonderful self-help grass roots organization that enables women to make clothing and various souvenir products (that you'll want to take home with you) to provide them with an income and make them independent. I believe I was told that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Edmundo_de_ABQ
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Just good place to be, Loved the innovation And sounds from the stream flowing Just next to the DH wrapped it up.

Date of experience: September 2018
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