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The Buhoma Community Rest Camp

Jumia TravelUS$65*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed just 1 night in Buhoma Community Camp. We read several reviews from other travelers so we came prepared. We sent an email before we arrived to know the prices. They wrote that they would charge 40 usd per person breakfast included and 60 usd full board. We chose the first option but when we arrived the manager tried...

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Reviewed 25 February 2017
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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 20 February 2017
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Don't expect a lot of luxury but it was basic and comfortable. The staff were really nice and the tents were comfortable enough. Expect basic, but then again you aren't spending much time there. I loved the surroundings and it was nice to relax with a view of the forest. I found the food decent and there was lots of...

1Thank prairiegirlwpg
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We arrived ridiculously early in the morning and where served breakfast which was lovely at the time but we thought it was included and then it wasn't.. Other than that the stay was great, very peaceful and it couldn't be closer to the gorilla trekking centre. The rooms are nice but bathrooms are outside. The restaurant area has wifi which...

1Thank KirstyW4
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

The location in the park is excellent, the food is very good. Comfortable accommodations, hot showers. But... the manager was very friendly until he tried unsuccessfully to advise us towards the full board option. There are several much more affordable and good quality options to eat, less than five minutes walk away from this place. We were already paying $53...

Thank omuzungu
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Well, since Buhoma is probably the most frequented of the 3 Bwindi Gorilla tracking locations, prices in the village for accommodation are unreasonably high and the services and standard provided in return is pathetic. Since not everyone can (and wants) to stay in a $400 per person/per night luxury lodge, we decided to go for one of the few “budget”...

1Thank Barnskybeat
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Spent a night at this lovely lodge. Great views, comfy room and friendly staff. A bit expensive but definitely better value than the other options in Buhoma. Also the funds are used for community uplift mentioned so that's a great reason to stay.

Thank melissa d
Orange, France
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Budget accomodation in the rain forest. This is my best place to stay in Buhoma station. Like every hotels in Uganda, Staff very friendly. Food is good but not excellent. Tent are clean and has got enough place for your luggages. Tents are inside the forest, you can see monkeys very close to your tent ! Great experience.

2Thank Sylvere C
Watford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We stayed for 2 nights as part of our exodus trip to see the gorillas. Camp within the forest so great views but the tents have rainforest dampness about them. The tents are small and there is nowhere to store or hang clothes which is annoying. Good showers with hot water. Staff very friendly and attentive, food good. Enjoyed our...

2Thank faye p

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Address: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Western Region > Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Price Range: RM174 - RM348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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over a year ago Google Translation
BCRC2014 Kampala, Uganda Property representative
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Dear Karmiel,

Thanks for asking, the tents are all self contained ( private bathrooms inside).

over a year ago
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“all the accomodation services are perfect”
, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a room near the top of the hill. Climbing the hill to the dinning hall is difficult after a long gorilla trek.”
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paulsD6239AO, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Small number of rooms all facing the jungle”
Nick538, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I think all are fine”
, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We had a room with private bathroom; I would recommend this, as there are some rooms with shared bathrooms that are a little far to get to.”
114rebeccag, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
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