BUHOMA LODGE, BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK – UGANDA
Buhoma lodge is an eco-friendly luxury lodge located in Buhoma sector inside the gate of Bwindi Impenetrable national park, the well known home for the endangered mountain gorillas in Uganda. Buhoma lodge being one of the few lodges located within the national park, it offers a great accommodation experience in the jungle with un interrupted views of the forest. It is a walkable distance from the entrance of the park where gorilla trekking briefing takes place as you head to this beautiful lodge.
This lodge was built using sustainable local materials, it also serves food prepared using locally grown food stuffs, giving direct support to the local community and it is powered by solar both in the main house and rooms.
Buhoma lodge has 10 beautiful and spacious chalets, each having a comfortable bed, en-suite bathroom with hot showers and flush toilets, private veranda with outdoor seats that gives spectacular views of the park and the forest canopy around it. The chalets are accessed by a wooden stair case and some chalets have bathe tubs. Buhoma lodge has an elevated central area with a beautiful lounge with dining facilities, a bar filled with local and imported drinks and a comfortable place to cool your minds.
Fire is always lit to keep you warm from the chilly and cold evenings. Wi-Fi and a central area for recharging phones and cameras are available. All rooms are insect proof and have safety boxes for guests valuables. Buhoma lodge provides hot beverages all through the day on self-service basis, though the morning coffee is brought to your cottage as you enjoy the beautiful singing of the birds.
While staying at Buhoma lodge, Relax at the lounge as you enjoy drinks from the bar and discuss the experiences of the day with friends. The lodge has welcoming staff that give you great care during your stay. A complimentary massage is given to all visitors, so you will relax after the long day of gorilla trekking in the forest jungle. During your stay, many activities can be done and these include; gorilla tracking, bird watching, nature and forest walks, biking, community walks and batwa cultural experiences.
This lodge can be accessed while on your 3 days Uganda gorilla Safari, by road from Kampala- Mbarara-Kanungu-Butogota or by air up to Kihihi air field and then followed by 1 hour road drive.