South African Lodges

Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge

Address
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park
Bwindi National Park
Uganda
Rating
Lodge Type
Spa
US $530.00SINGLE RATE
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The Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge is in Nkuringo, Southern Bwindi of Uganda, East Africa. Set high on the Nteko Ridge, above the Impenetrable Bwindi Forest which is home to the rare mountain gorillas, this luxury retreat offers travellers a great base from which to explore the magnificent National Park.

Operated to benefit both the community who lives here as well as the conservation programme for the gorilla, access to this remote wilderness retreat is by scheduled flight into Kisoro followed by a road transfer to the Lodge. Guests can also drive to the Lodge direct.

The eight stone cottages at Uganda's Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge are built of the volcanic rock which is found in this area. The rooms feature spacious and private lounge areas with fireplace. For additional comfort and luxury, the bedrooms feature a fireplace as well. The outdoor patios provide breathtaking views over the Virungas. Two of these well-appointed cottages are ideal for families travelling with children as they offer two separate en-suite bedrooms and a shared lounge.

Cottage features:

  • Comfortable beds
  • Large, en-suite bathrooms
  • Bedroom with fireplace
  • Spacious lounge with fireplace
  • Outdoor patio with great views
  • Double or twin beds
  • Electric lights
  • Plug points.

Facilities and Services

Comfortable sofas welcome guests in the cosy lounge of the lodge which makes an ideal place for relaxation, enjoying refreshing beverages and socialising. Various dining areas allow guests to savour the delicious retreats meals. Wireless Internet and personal butler service are available. The covered verandas a welcoming place where to enjoy a cocktail or tea and coffee, from where the remote beauty of this impenetrable forest and views of the Virunga volcanoes can be admired.

Facilities and services:

  • Boma dining place
  • Various dining areas
  • Wireless Internet
  • Spa and Relaxation Retreat (Massage Spa)
  • Room service
  • Transfers
  • Curio shops
  • Reception.

Activities

This unique accommodation in close walking distance to the trail from where tracking the Nkuringo gorilla family, which is the largest and friendliest of Bwindi’s accessible troops, is possible.

To ensure minimal intrusion on the wildlife's habitat and lives here, guests who participate in the gorilla trekking experience are limited to one hour with an ape family. This lodge welcomes children of all ages. However, kids under the age of 15 years cannot participate in the gorilla trekking experience.

The guided forest walks bring alive the fascinating facts of rain forests. With the assistance of some of the best birding guides in Uganda, travellers may identify more than 350 species of birds. An interesting visit to the local village highlights the unique culture and lifestyle of the Bakiga people

Activities:

  • Gorilla trekking
  • Bird watching
  • Hiking trails
  • Stargazing
  • Tours
  • Wildlife/Safari
  • Community Walks
  • Batwa community tours
  • Forest walks
  • Massage and beauty treatments.

Below detailed information about the Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge is available.
For any queries regarding this hotel, you are welcome to contact us.

  • Bedside table
  • Ensuite / Private bathroom
  • Fireplace
  • Housekeeping
  • Lounge
  • Viewing Deck
  • Writing desk

Activities

Located in close proximity to the start of the gorilla trekking trail, guests enjoy direct access to the Bwindi National Park of Uganda.  Viewing the mountain gorillas in the wild makes for an unforgettable experience.

Activities:

  • Gorilla trekking
  • Hiking trails
  • Bird watching
  • Star gazing
  • Wildlife / safari
  • Tours
  • Batwa community tours
  • Forest walks
  • Massage and beauty treatments.

  • Boma
  • Garden
  • Garden Terrace
  • Gift Shop
  • Hiking trails
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Terrace
  • Viewing deck

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
General Services
  • Airport transfers
  • Concierge services
  • Housekeeping service
  • Internet connection
  • Massage treatments
  • Porters
  • Safari drives
  • Tours & Transfers on Request
  • Walking safaris

Available Rooms

Cottage

# Rooms:
8

The lodge provides eight stone cottages which blend into the surroundings with their volcanic rocks.  Featuring spacious lounges with fireplaces, the rooms offer great comfort and luxury.  The en-suite bedrooms are equipped with a fireplace as well making for a most welcoming and cozy setting.  The outdoor verandahs of the rooms afford scenic views over the Virungas.  Family rooms are available for guests wishing to share their room with kids.

Cottage features:

  • Comfortable beds
  • Large, en-suite bathrooms
  • Bedroom with fireplace
  • Spacious lounge with fireplace
  • Outdoor patio with great views
  • Double or twin beds
  • Electric lights
  • Plug points.
Single Room US $530
Double Room US $820

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -1.082346

Longitude: 29.625712

Parking

On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Star Rating

3 Star

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