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Gorilla Valley Lodge

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Gorilla Valley Road, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda
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Breakfast included
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All reviewsminute driveblack and white colobusrooms are cleanhot waterfresh fruitstayed two nightsviews are stunningdelicious foodthe location is perfectgreat baserainy seasontracking gorillaspacked lunchmeeting pointwonderful placeenjoyed our staygorilla family
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent 2 nights here. It is in a great location (although a little difficult to find). The staff were very friendly and helpful, and dinner is great. There is a really nice fire to relax by after a day tracking gorillas with the gorilla meeting...More

Thank Patrick O
Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

we stayed there and the road to lodge is incredibly steep that drivers were not happy to take us there accomodation and food is so so the views are stunning what really stood out was festo and osbert! amazing service from them both. friendly, warm...More

Thank somethingaboutamy
Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

We spent 2 nights here and enjoyed it a lot. The staff were really friendly and the food was good. The lodge itself is really off the beaten track, so expect a bumpy dirt track drive around mountains and valleys to get there. Luckily it...More

Thank jonathonb925
Reviewed October 28, 2017

Given the price of this lodge, it really is a great option for Bwindi. Comfortable rooms with the most beautiful view of the forest. Food is simple, but OK. Staff are exceptionally helpful, the manager went out of his way to make sure we got...More

Thank kateus_almora
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

I can't sing praises of this lodge enough. From the location, housekeeping, hospitality, friendliness, food everything was so special. Great view of wildlife directly from the porch of your room. The warmth of the staff this is a top rate boutique accommodation.

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$98 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$98 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Luke M
December 5, 2017|
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Response from yvonne273 | Reviewed this property |
Depending on when you go, the gorilla treks can be hard to book, so would suggest you book ahead. I don’t recall the lodge organizing any treks themselves, but it’s used by many tour operators
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"Rooms higher on the hill have more light and are closer to the dining room."
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"All the rooms are good, quite a steep walk up hill to the restaurant area but that goes with the territory"
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"Rooms towards the top of the hill have a better view."
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"rooms higher up are better"
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