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plot 1 Kirundo, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park 256 486 Uganda
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
1 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Firstly, the staff are so kind and attentive, particularly Emma. On cold nights we greatly appreciated the hot water bottles, and we had hot showers each day which is a luxury. Walls are thin, wifi did not work and toilets don’t always flush. Food is...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank clayman739
Response from Seith B, Owner at Bwindi Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for choosing to stay with us but there is some truth that you have hidden. First of all I sent you a lodge flier which had all the information regarding all the packages the lodge had to offer including one of hiring from...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018

IN SUMMARY: Rooms have no electricity or even a decent light. Water in the shower is BLACK - seems like it goes directly from a mud stream - so no shower, no electricity in the room and no internet (whatever's advertised). The mosquito nets is...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Alexandra K
Response from Seith B, Owner at Bwindi Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 October 2018

Sorry about this I will, investigate abpout this issue because the lodge has solar power for both charging and lights, we have got a stanby generator and also connected to national grid for power. Whether you stay in budget accommodation or high end, we still...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018

The staff were all incredibly helpful. Our driver was running late to take us to the Gorillas at Rushaga and they had a driver from the hostel taking others so they offered to us at the same time. I had breakfast and dinner there, and...More

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Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Seith B, Owner at Bwindi Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for your time to tell people how your experience with us and gorillas went on successful and good. Please come again. Our objective is to have our clients enjoy the best experience. Please come again

Reviewed 14 August 2018

The room was awesome with the view of the forest it's was awesome. Exceptional service, good value of money and every staff were nice. The manager help us to organize our Gorilla trekking and it was excellent. We went to see one of the local...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Seith B, Owner at Bwindi Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for your time to make a review on us. Where you stayed in the Diana Fossey cottage is a historical site where Diana Fossey the American lady who did research on mountain gorillas used to pitch her tent once she was researching on...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

I had contacted Seith (the owner of Bwindi Backpackers Lodge) a few weeks before arriving to see when to book the gorilla permit and 2 nights at the lodge. He explained me well how it works, and I booked it with him without having any...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Response from Seith B, Owner at Bwindi Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you so much for your time to talk about our lodge. Every thing was a success because of your cooperation and timely decisions of your tours which gave us ample planning with easy. Thank you once again and come again

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Description
Unobstructed sweeping views of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park from front rooms and bar/restaurant. Perfectly located for gorilla tracking in southern sector Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National More Park. Nature walks to nearby pocket forest and waterfall available. Volcano hiking, Golden monkey tracking, Batwa visits, cultural exploration Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$18 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bwindi Backpackers Lodge Uganda/Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Location
Uganda > Western Region > Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Hotel class
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$18 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bwindi Backpackers Lodge Uganda/Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Location
Uganda > Western Region > Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
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"just book other lodge"
Oleksandra2014
8 Sep 2018
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"The room with the view of the forest is stunning"
AllyM540
14 Aug 2018
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"Nice view, cheap rooms, comfy beds"
Soso6454
11 Jul 2018
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"Do not trust the manager."
936gustavs
27 Dec 2017
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