Sanctuary Gorilla Lodge

Sanctuary Gorilla Lodge


Sanctuary Gorilla Lodge

Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Uganda

Absolutely one of our top two picks for gorilla trekking in Uganda, Sanctuary’s Gorilla Lodge has a fantastic setting within the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. It is here, surrounding by dense foliage and the chorus of the forest that you can unwind in one of 10 luxurious tented suites.

Expect an oh-so comfortable canvas space, decorated with beautiful local prints and furniture. Each tent boasts a spacious ensuite bathroom with an indulgent free-standing bath for a relaxing soak after a day’s trekking. The main guest areas include a cozy sitting area, a convivial bar area, a dining area, and a central firepit – perfect for mingling around with your fellow guests. Do not miss the opportunity to visit the lodge’s mini spa. It is a blissful haven post trekking excursions, offering a selection of wellness treatments such as herbal massages, hydrating facials, foot massages and manicures.

Amenities and Activities:

ROOMS: 10 suites

BEST FOR: honeymooners, couples 


  • Gorilla trekking

  • Award-winning Bwindi Bar

  • Ride for a Woman NGO visit 
  • Wellness and spa

  • Guided Bwindi Forest walks to stunning waterfalls


The lodge’s fantastic location within the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Not only do you have easy access to gorilla treks, a lot of primate species visit the lodge and its surrounds.

Insiders Tip: touch up on your primate and bird knowledge, so many great species around the lodge!

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