Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge (Bwindi Gorilla Safari) 2021 – Star Wilderness Safaris
If there is a gorilla safari lodge to choose for a night stay in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, then Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge is that one luxury hospitality facility to opt for. This remarkable lodging establishment is positioned in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Southwestern Uganda about 8-10 hours’ drive away from Kampala capital city.
It is famous for its unique landscape a reason most luxury travelers on Uganda gorilla safari consider it their first accommodation choice. It is set at elevation of about 6000m and this makes its landscape exceptional.
Clouds Lodge is a unique hospitality set up on the Great Rift Valley in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and covers a larger area of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and due to its strategic location, guests get the best of its magical surrounding as well as the best dining ambience.
Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge has 8 stone bedrooms, 2 of these are double rooms and they accommodate guests on family trip. The main lodge is where the reception is found and it also features a classic restaurant, craft shop, a fully stocked bar and fireplaces for guests to relax from while sharing their long day gorilla trekking experiences.
There is also balcony providing guests on gorilla safari with exceptional view of the Goma border in the DR Congo, Rwanda and the Virunga Volcanoes especially Bisoke, Sabyinyo volcanoes.
Aside from offering a world class accommodation service, Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge also supports the local community adjacent Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Guests who happen to have their stay here while on gorilla safari, get a chance to enjoy wines, beers and spirits.
Facilities and amenities at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge
Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge is a world class gorilla lodging facility with wide range of facilities and amenities which include among others restaurant which provides local and international cuisines, bar/lounge, room services, free internet, butler service, suites, family rooms, children activities and laundry services.
- Activities to do while staying in Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge
A stay at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge lets you engage in a number of activities in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park including tracking mountain gorillas in their natural habitat, bird watching, cultural tour in the Batwa pygmy community, guided nature walks and many more.
- Getting to Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge
By road, visitors on Uganda gorilla safari can begin their journey from Entebbe/Kampala via Masaka-Mbarara-Kabale route then connect to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park where Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge is found and this is 8-10 hours’ drive.
Visitors who fly into Kigali International Airport can spend 3-4 hours driving through Katuna or Chanika border then cross to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
By air, guests can take a flight from Entebbe International Airport/Kajjansi airfield to Kisoro airstrip of Kihihi airstrip which is about 1 hour and 30 minutes.