Midrange Accommodation in Bwindi


Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park is unearthed in the South Western part on Uganda on the edge of the Rift Valley inside the most densely populated areas which are Kanungu, Kabale and Kisoro, occupying about 331km2 and in 1994, it was listed as UNESCO world heritage site due to its ecological importance and it became popular to the world because of Gorilla trekking. With 21 fully habituated families, Bwindi has four sectors namely; Buhoma sector in the northern part, Rushaga and Nkuringo in the southern part and Ruhija in the eastern part of the forest. Tourists can stay at any of the sectors to enable them enjoy the unique experience of Gorilla trekking with Rushaga being the only sector that does both trekking and habituation. Below are some of the mid-range places one can opt for in regards to accommodation;

Buhoma community haven lodge

The Buhoma Community Haven Lodge is a charming midrange accommodation located in the Buhoma sector of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in southwestern Uganda. The lodge is managed by the Mukono community development association with the aim of improving the social economic income of the communities as the revenues got are put back into the community by supporting the schools, health insurance, women groups, water projects and needy students. The lodge is an excellent choice for travelers who want to support sustainable tourism initiatives. Buhoma community haven has 10 double cottages and one family cottage, all fully self-sufficient.

Bwindi view lodge

Bwindi View Lodge is another midrange accommodation option located near Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla national park in Uganda. Situated in the Buhoma sector, this lodge offers comfortable accommodations and convenient access to gorilla trekking adventures. Since the lodge is strategically located near the entrance to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, it makes it an ideal base for gorilla trekking expeditions. The lodge offers stunning views of the surrounding forest and Lake Muhele and is within walking distance or a short drive from the park headquarters.

Rushaga gorilla havens lodge

Located in the Rushaga sector of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Uganda. The lodge provides easy access to gorilla trekking starting points. This sector is known for its diverse gorilla families and offers visitors the opportunity to encounter these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat. With its scenic location, warm hospitality, and commitment to sustainability, it offers a memorable stay for guests seeking adventure and wildlife experiences in Uganda.

Rushaga gorilla camp

Another option located in the Rushaga sector of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Uganda. It offers a comfortable and immersive experience for visitors looking to embark on gorilla trekking adventures. The camp offers a range of accommodations, including cozy cottages and safari tents. These accommodations are designed to provide a comfortable and authentic safari experience. It also provides a comfortable and authentic accommodation option for travelers seeking to explore Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, and encounter mountain gorillas. With its scenic location, warm hospitality, a permanent spring that has elephants visiting for water breaks occasionally and commitment to sustainability, it offers a memorable and rewarding stay for guests.

Gorilla Valley lodge

Situated in the Rushaga sector of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Uganda. It offers comfortable lodging and convenient access to gorilla trekking adventures. Nestled in the Rushaga sector of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, the Lodge provides guests with easy access to the starting points for gorilla trekking expeditions and also has fully self-contained cottages. The cottages are designed to blend harmoniously with the surrounding forest environment, providing guests with a peaceful and authentic safari experience. The lodge is so close to the forest that the mountain gorillas occasionally lounge in their gardens which makes the experience even better.

All these accommodations provide a perfect blend of comfort, convenience, and proximity to gorilla trekking activities, allowing visitors to immerse themselves in the natural beauty and wildlife and ensuring a memorable and enjoyable stay in one of Uganda’s most iconic destinations.

Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge

This is another midrange accommodation located in Rushaga gorilla sector which is 10minutes walk to Rushaga gate of Bwindi impenetrable forest national park. The lodge has the view of the park just from your room accommodation. The lodge provides the high end comfortable accommodation while you are on you holiday for gorilla trekking experience.

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