You need an account to do that!


In order to complete the action you initiated, you need to login or signup for an account. Once you are logged in, please try again.

I already have a Bushtracks account.

I do not have a Bushtracks account.

  • First Name:
  • Last Name:
  • Email:
  • Phone:
  • Password:
  • Confirm:
  • Create Account Cancel
<
>
    <
    >

      Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge

      High-Up in the Impenetrable Forest

      Situated on the Nteko Ridge, high above the afro-montane forest on the south side of Bwindi ImpenetrableForest National Park, Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge sits apart from the well-trodden paths of the region. The first of its kind in Uganda, Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge is part of the International Gorilla Conservation Program’s (IGCP) tri-national program to protect the highly endangered mountain gorilla and the result of a working partnership between the Nkuringo community, AWF and a leading private operator. The lodge directly benefits the Nkuringo community, which has a significant ownership stake in the venture through the Nkuringo Community Development Foundation (NCDF). With strategic support from IGCP, NCDF planned and secured financing for the lodge, which was built with funds from USAID. The Uganda Safari Company, a leading private operator, manages the lodge in partnership with NCDF. Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge comprises of eight stone bedrooms, with two of these being double-roomed family units for people traveling together. The main building with reception, dining, shop and bar area also has six fireplaces to keep it a cozy area throughout the day. Views from the main balcony area stretch across to Rwanda and the Virungas as well as all the way across the border towards Goma in the Congo. Each room has its own twin basin en-suite bathroom, with hot and cold water, as well as electric lights, plug points and a cozy fireplace. The main lodge offers soft and plush finishes with turned wood and commissioned artwork from Ugandan artists adorn the walls throughout. Outside sitting areas with comfortable “laid back” chairs for each bedroom with an unobstructed, and at the same time unobtrusive, view of the forest below. Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge is a winning solution for tourists, locals and gorilla-seekers. Gorilla-seekers enjoy unique accommodations and a chance to catch a glimpse of the precious mountain gorillas. Locals benefit from employment and community development projects such as improved roads supported by revenues from the lodge. And, the mountain gorillas benefit from a safe habitat supported by the guest fees and other income. Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge offers birdwatching, guided forest walks, gorilla trekking and visits to the local community at an additional cost.

      Availability

      The availability calendar for this property is not yet connected. Please call one of our safari specialists at 800-995-8689 to request current availability.

      Accommodation Details

      • Price: From $360 per person per night
      • Location: Eastern Africa, Uganda
      • Trip Advisor Rating:
      • Age Minimum: 0 years old
      • # of Beds: 20 beds
      • Amenities: Ensuite Bathrooms, Local Drinks Included, Recharge Facilities, Wi-Fi
      • Type: AWF Conservation Lodges
      • Includes: Rates include (High Season): accommodation, all meals, drinks (except premium brands), laundry

      Activities at this Accommodation

      • Add to favorites

        Curios/Fine Art Shopping

        Bring a Little of Africa Home

        Bring home a piece of Africa, whether it's a small momento or an incredible piece of art that captures how you feel in this incredible environment.

      • Add to favorites

        Educational Excursion

        Learn fascinating facts and understand the bigger picture. Knowledge can make safari viewing even more enthralling.

      • Add to favorites

        Family Friendly Activities

      • Add to favorites

        Outdoor Dining

        A lunch or dinner out in nature is one of the hallmarks of a luxury African experience. Your connection to the landscape is undisturbed and the food tastes even more special in this most wonderful of settings.

      • Add to favorites

        Primate Safari

        A Life-Changing Experience

        Visit our gorilla cousins in their natural habitat. Most visitors are amazed at just how much we have in common with our wild relatives. Some travelers feel this is not just a trip highlight, but a life highlight.

      • Add to favorites

        Spa Service

        Treat yourself to a spa service. It's a great way to feel civilized in between wild experiences.

      • Add to favorites

        Sundowner

      • Add to favorites

        Walking Safari

      Trips Featuring this Accommodation
      Other Nearby Accommodations
      Trip Advisor Comments