Buhoma Lodge (Bwindi Uganda Safari) 2021 – Mega Wild Safaris
Buhoma Lodge is by far an exceptional and intimate luxury accommodation alternative visitor on Uganda gorilla trekking safari in the Buhoma sector of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park can opt for a night stay.
This lodging facility is set in Buhoma region of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park which is home to about 459 of all the 1063 mountain gorilla which still exist on earth today.
It is set suitably at the park entry point thus making it an excellent place for visitors on Uganda gorilla safari to relax after their thrilling gorilla adventure. Buhoma Lodge was founded in 2005 and offers world-class service to visitors on Uganda safari.
Facilities and services
Buhoma Lodge features 10 cozy cottages, each comprising of a private verandah where guests can relax while enjoying an exceptional view of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Its cottages are luxuriously fitted with very comfortable beds, en-suite bathrooms, flush toilet, hot shower, bathtubs in some rooms.
The cottages were constructed using local materials that give guests that feel of an African setting. They feature insect-proof window screens, eco-friendly solar lighting, and above all safety is guaranteed.
The restaurant is up-to-date offering both local and international cuisines and a well-stocked bar. The bar and lounge section open offering guests a clear view of the surrounding areas. Other facilities include a fireplace, dining room and the lodge is run by solar power.
- The services at Buhoma Lodge
A stay at Buhoma Lodge lets you enjoy its spa treatment and laundry services are also offered although at your cost, private telephone service, room services, and hiking boot cleaning services among others.
Activities to do while staying in Buhoma Lodge
Buhoma Lodge is an ideal point for visitors to spend a night and wish to track mountain gorillas in the Buhoma sector of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Gorilla trekking features as a premier primate experience visitor who stay at Buhoma Lodge can engage in while on Uganda gorilla safari. The gorilla families to track in the Buhoma sector include Mubare, Habinyanja, Rushegura, and Katwe.
Tracking mountain gorillas in this sector requires visitors to have a valid gorilla permit and each is obtainable at US dollars 600 and US dollars 500 for foreign non-residents and foreign residents respectively then East African citizen pay shs. 250000. Buhoma Lodge is an ideal place for visitors on Uganda gorilla safari to track habituated groups like Mubare, Katwe, Habinyanja, and Rushegura.
It is situated within 5 minutes’ walk away from the briefing point in the Buhoma area. The other possible safari activities to do here include biking, Bwindi forest walk, butterfly watching, Batwa cultural experience.
- How to get to Buhoma Lodge
Buhoma Lodge is reachable either by road or air. By road, Buhoma Lodge is about 442kms on the Kampala-Masaka-Mbarara-Kabale route. Another route takes you from Kampala via Masaka to Mbarara to Rukungiri to Kihihi to Buhoma region, approximately 8-9 hours’ drive. From Kigali, visitors can drive through Chanika or Katuna border to Kabale to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, approximately 3-4 hours’ drive.
By air, guests can also opt for flight services starting from Entebbe International Airport or Kajjansi airfield and you land at Kihihi/Kisoro airstrip where you can meet your safari guide who will transfer you to Buhoma Lodge about 45 minutes’ drive.
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