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Gorilla Territory, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda See on map
AMENITIES
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Bar/Lounge
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cozy and great place to rest & have a good accommodation within tented rooms, with fabulous view of the misty Bwindi impenetrable forest, location is Bwindi impenetrable national park after the main park entrance

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best experiences we had in lodging in Uganda. We've stayed in Sanctuary properties in Tanzania and Kenya so we were happy to find this small, boutique property up to the high standards of uniqueness and service they're known for. This is an...More

Thank Edmundo_de_ABQ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our tent was the Weaver and it offered a spectacular view of the forest surrounding us. It is up the highest so be prepared to go up 119 stair steps. The beds are surrounded with mosquito netting and come equipped with electric blankets for chilly...More

Thank Robin O
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

The service at this lodge was personal. The food was delicious and a special mention of Elli who looked after me do well. All the staff were friendly and very caring. Conveniently located near to the Gorilla meeting point for early morning briefing before setting...More

1  Thank Angela C
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We just returned from a 13 day tour of Uganda and we stayed at The Sanctuary Gorilla Forest lodge for 3 nights. Absolutely amazing luxury tented lodge with only 8 cabins. The lodge is in the park and in my opinion there is no better...More

1  Thank Deedee G
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As the only concessionaire luxury camp within Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp is the perfect base from which to track the park's most famous resident - the mountain gorilla. The main area More features a comfortable lounge and bar area as well as the main dining area while the mini spa offers a wide selection of treatments. Located within the National Park, Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp offers guests an unrivalled location, including the best bird and wildlife viewing in the Bwindi area. In fact Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp often receives regular visits from the gorillas themselves. For the lucky guests in camp at those times, they may have the chance for a gorilla encounter without even leaving Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp. The eight tents at Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp are stylish and spacious, each featuring two queen sized beds. In addition to the comfortable warm beds, each tent has a huge bathtub that looks straight into the jungle canopy ideal for soaking tired muscles after a day spent observing and meeting gorillas. Observe rare forest species while soaking in the tub, followed by a cocktail on the private viewing deck served by your personal attendant. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Awards & Recognition
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Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
8
Also Known As
Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp Hotel Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
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Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp Uganda/Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Location
Uganda > Western Region > Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
8
Also Known As
Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp Hotel Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
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Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp Uganda/Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Location
Uganda > Western Region > Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
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Traveller (283)
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Takiyah S
2 April 2018|
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Response from JacquiDaniels | Reviewed this property |
Hi you are pretty much guaranteed to see the gorillas, 1 of my treks took 8 hours, this was the first one, it was tough but I really enjoyed spending that amount of time climbing through the jungle, the 2nd time we found... More
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Lenka3100
16 March 2018|
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Response from CatherineM5101 | Reviewed this property |
No definite answer can be given as the gorillas move around in their natural habitat! For us it took around 2.5/3 hours each day to track them. There are a maximum of 8 hikers in each tracking group. Gorilla family group... More
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Freedom239630
27 November 2017|
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Response from marbets | Reviewed this property |
The children's age is 15. The camp staff and the porters are very helpful and can most likely make this work for you. You just have to let them know ahead of time and then work with them to select the appropriate group to... More
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Room Tips
"they're all the same and they're all great"
Edmundo_de_ABQ
2 weeks ago
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"All rooms are great if you have issues walking ask for a room close to the main lodge area."
andreafW9923EF
3 May 2018
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"Room #1 and "Kingfisher" are more private. Room #6 is too close to the generator and the tents..."
Juicybox
11 Apr 2018
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"No human noise, excellent views. The steps to the whole complex would tax the unfit and probably far from..."
JSMacGill
3 Mar 2018
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