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Located at the edge of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, the Buhoma Lodge is the closest entry point for mountain gorilla treks. With only a five-minute walk to the trailhead, one can indulge in the possibility of a close encounter with the elusive mountain gorilla early in their day, or sleep a little later without missing out.
Buhoma Lodge has 10 cosy eco-chalets; all constructed using only sustainable materials to reduce their footprint impact at this unique location. Whether you are a honeymooner, family or a solo traveller, you will find that their spacious rooms will provide the right amount of soothing isolation within the African wilderness.
From the private verandas, you might even feel you are in a treehouse as you soak up the uninterrupted view of the forest, and the verandas are also excellent places to birdwatch.
Buhoma Lodge is fully equipped with an elevated lounge, spa, restaurant and bar facilities making it a comfortable rustic home while in Uganda. Should your body feel tired from the day’s activities, complimentary massages can be arranged, or mingle with other guests by the open fireplace when the evening chill sets in.
Other recommended activities near Buhoma Lodge are bird/butterfly watching, a Batwa Cultural Experience or a waterfall forest walk. Before you leave should want to purchase a memento of your stay Buhoma Lodge has a small gift shop with a range of locally made crafts.
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