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Ruhija Gorilla Friends Resort and Campsite

Kabale, Uganda
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
2 weeks ago
“Basic accommodation with great views and friendly staff”
26 Feb 2017
“Great Views Terrible food”
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1 - 5 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in an en-suite tent. It was basic but reasonable, considering that we were so remote. The attached bathroom was clean. The staff were very helpful and friendly. The food was nothing special but also not terrible. The views from the place are spectacular....More

Thank S P
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I wanted this place to be good because it is a community run project. The lodge is in the middle of a village with a rather run down entry to the camp. There are a few self contained/en suite safari tents. We had one of...More

Thank Sally Y
Reviewed 6 January 2016

What a view: lush green terraced hills! Incredibly friendly and hospitable staff (we were welcomed with tea and a hot towel!) Whether you're on a budget or not, we highly recommend Gorilla Friends! We took a walk before dinner and ended up singing and dancing...More

Thank hayden9
Reviewed 11 August 2015

We stayed in one of their tents ("Infant") for one night prior our gorilla tracking. Beds in the tent were clean, the view from the terrace of the tent was fantastic. Also food in their restaurant was very tasty. Could definitely recommend this place to...More

Thank Jurij M
Reviewed 22 June 2015

Nice view and even nicer staff girls (Fiona and Caroline). Decent restaurant with tasty and safe food and cold beers. We've been there for 3 nights and shared a nice room of with 2 double beds. The first evening we met several other backpackers. The...More

Thank Dirk R
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Response from trekkerKent | Reviewed this property |
we booked in advance. they were quite quiet when we were there and dinner is c7pm from memory, so i wouldnt turn up late and expect to eat. packed lunch and dinner great! and very reasonably priced. enjoy your stay - we... More
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"Ensuite room or twin safari tent - both have good views. Or dorm room."
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"Get the Silverback Room, it has the best view"
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"We had the silverback tent, which is down a short flight of steps - furthest from the toilet block - not sure..."
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"All of the platform tents have incredible views. Not a bad one in the group."
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