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Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge

Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Uganda

Experiences – Mountain & Wilderness Retreats

Getaway Experiences
Guided Gorilla Tracks in the rainforest (only children above 15 will be allowed)
Bird walks with a vivid range of Afro-Alpine species of birds in the surrounding area.
Forest Walks in the Bwindi Park.
Participation in the local Community activities
Walk through Buniga Forest and meet members of the Batwa community of Sanuriro
Rejuvenating massage and beauty treatments. 
Play football against a community team on a pitch named ‘On Top of the World’
Tailor made safari experiences. 
Private Dining under the stars 
Relax with a massage in the Okuruhuuka Spa
Proximity to the Nkuringo trailhead, the starting point for Gorilla Tracking. 
An award winning property built on one of the remote and highest location in Uganda.
Stunning panoramic views of the dense forest, rugged mountains and the volcanoes. 
Personalised attention and service to all the guests
A family friendly lodge 
  • Overview
  • Rooms
  • Services & Amenities
  • Tariffs & Packages

Offering some of the most beautiful and picturesque views of the surroundings mountain landscapes sipping sundowners or enjoying a cup of hot tea or coffee by viewing the Sunset, the Clouds Mountain Lodge lives upto its very name. Located amongst one of the most secluded areas at a height of 2000 meters above the mean sea level Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge has been awarded as one of the highest lodges in Uganda. All guest rooms and the sprawling main lodge has stupendous views of crop-terraced slopes leading toward the silhouette of seven volcanoes. The main area has specially commissioned artwork from Ugandan artists on the walls. Built as a conservation project between the Nkuringo community, the African Wildlife Foundation and the Uganda Safari Company, Clouds’ goal is to support long-term protection of the gorillas. 


The lodge is located in the southern part of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and can be accessed by flight from Entebbe to Kihihi followed by a 2 hour drive. 


The ten stone cottages here are constructed out of the local volcanic stone and comprise of a large sitting room with fireplace, large overstuffed armchairs, and hand-woven carpets. The cottages feature loftlike interiors with high-beamed ceilings and African-themed art and each has its own personal butler.

  • Stone cottage:

    Each cottage features a spacious bedroom, lounge area and an en suite bathroom with a shower. A fireplace links the bedroom and lounge ensuring the rooms are kept cosy and warm in the cool evenings, and all of the rooms boast dramatic views of the Virunga Volcanoes beyond. 

Services & Amenities

Luxurious cottages with large sitting rooms along with a Fireplace.
Personalised Butler services.
Meals prepared from fresh vegetables and fruits grown in their own organic farm.   
Bar and Dining Cottage 
24 hours room service

Tariffs & Packages

Terms & Conditions:
  • The estimated average price listed is for the base category room and is only indicative and may /may not include taxes. Please speak to or mail our luxury travel consultants with your dates of travel or fill out our enquiry form and we will revert with the best currently available price / offer for the chosen room category
  • The exclusive and/or special offers, if listed, are subject to availability and can be withdrawn without prior notice. Proof of eligibility maybe required to avail of some types of special offers (eg: honeymoon offers)
  • The booking, payment and cancellation policies of the hotel/s will apply and our luxury travel consultants will advice you of the same at the time of reservation
  • Check in time for most hotels worldwide is 1400 hrs and check out time is 1200 hrs. Early check in will be on request and is subject to availability
  • We do not levy any booking fees or service charges