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#1 of 39 Specialty lodging in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
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One of only two lodges located within the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. Buhoma Lodge is a top quality and intimate property, commands spectacular and uninterrupted views of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park - home to the Mountain Gorilla. The cosy central lounge area with its open fire is the perfect place for guests to unwind after a hard day gorilla tracking.
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Free parking
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Free breakfast
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Foot massage
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Full body massage
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Jackie Martensen wrote a review Jul 2021
Colorado Springs, Colorado46 contributions
Staying at Buhoma Lodge was so so special for my family. It was the perfect location and lodge for our gorilla trekking adventure. The rooms are nestled into the woods and have a wonderful view of the mountains. The bathrooms are very special, one of the coolest showers we have seen. It was great to be able to walk to the gorilla trekking site and the village just from the lodge. Another highlight was the main center. We spent lots of time drinking tea and reading all there books around the cozy fire pit. Food was AMAZING, compliments to the chef. Our favorite activities during our stay were of course gorilla tracking and the village walk. The whole experience felt very genuine. The only complaint would be the stairs to the rooms, haha they were very slippery at times. Overall, incredible stay at Buhoma lodge.
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Date of stay: July 2021
Room Tip: All rooms have great rooms, but take into account that some rooms take more stairs to access,...
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Bethesda, MD wrote a review Jul 2021
30 contributions17 helpful votes
We stayed here for two nights while gorilla trekking and were very happy with our choice. The lodge has a very intimate and comfortable atmosphere. The meals were consistently excellent and everyone was friendly. We enjoyed sitting in the main room of the lodge enjoying tea and cookies or appetizers and visiting with the other guests. We weren't sure whether to pack gators for the trek and were glad we didn't because the lodge provided them. Thanks to all there for a wonderful stay!
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Date of stay: June 2021
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Chris A. wrote a review Jul 2021
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I travel a lot but rarely write reviews--making an exception here. By far the best hotel experience I've ever had. Just for context, in my two weeks travel in Uganda I stayed in 8-high end-hotels. I can not emphasize enough how Buhoma Lodge customer experience was by far the best one of them all. The very friendly staff attention to details is remarkable, amazing food and the serene surroundings. You get complimentary massage after gorilla trekking. How wonderful is that? I will tell all my friends about it. I highly recommend it! The experience reminded me of this quote "People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." ~Maya Angelou
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Date of stay: June 2021
Rebecca B wrote a review Jul 2021
Mosta, Malta1 contribution
Such a lovely place. Very friendly staff, excellent food and peaceful surroundings. Perfect place to relax after gorilla trekking, especially with the complimentary massage they offer! Highly recommended!
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Date of stay: June 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Anna M wrote a review Jul 2021
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Loved my stay at Buhoma Lodge. The people are incredibly friendly and helpful. The food, which to be honest I came in with pretty low expectations was excellent. The rooms are modest but open and airy. Beds are very comfortable and all rooms have views of the forest. I had l'hoest monkeys tapping on the screens when I was in the bathroom. Keep in mind this is not the four seasons, you're in the middle of a jungle but if you want the four seasons, go to Bali and indulge. If you want to experience the Ugandan jungle and all its glory, Buhoma is where it's at. Thank you for a wonderful stay.
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Traveled solo
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Frequently Asked Questions about Buhoma Lodge
What are some of the property amenities at Buhoma Lodge?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
What food & drink options are available at Buhoma Lodge?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Buhoma Lodge?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.