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Mahogany Springs

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 3 nights and did one Gorilla trek. We flew from Entebbe airport with Aerolink, it was a very smooth and easy flight, and the lodge was waiting for us when we landed. Good start! The sheer beauty and location of this lodge took my breath away. I have stayed in a few safari lodges in various places but...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had the pleasure of spending 3 days at Mahogany Springs during April 2017. We were collected from Kahihi airstrip by driver, Dominic. He was well presented, friendly and informative on our drive to the lodge, allowing us to stop and take snaps whenever we requested. The vehicle was spacious and well stocked with bottled water. When...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mahogany Springs was just what I expected. The views are amazing, I loved to sit on my veranda or the main building veranda and just look at the views. I spent three nights while I did two days of gorilla trekking. Even though I went during rainy season the weather was fantastic. Everyday there is tea and biscuits available in...

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Thank Julie M
Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights during our safari. Perfectly placed for the Gorilla trekking. Little village to purchase souvenirs, and visit Ride4awoman, (where the local ladies sew items and are in the process of building a bakery/coffee shop, amongst other things which have been funded by donations) The reception area has a small gift area, wonderful seating area outside overlooking...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend and I stayed at Mahogany Springs for 3 nights when we were doing 2 gorilla treks in Buhoma/Bwindi (which is a lovely short drive away from the hotel). Everything about our stay was exceptional. On arrival after a transfer from Kihihi airstrip, we were greeted with a hot towel and a juice. After the briefing we were taken...

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3Thank mlgAustralia
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This lodge was a little disappointing after my previous lodges. However, you only really stay here for the gorilla tracking since it's only a 5 mins journey in the morning. The rooms were great but I think they could have done much more with the communal area as it feels a bit basic. I must say though, it was the...

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Sevenoaks
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Service was wonderful particularly David who was an absolute pleasure to deal with and so helpful even after I left to go to another place (Ride 4 A Woman - do go there too) and popped back to check up on travel plans. Nothing is too much trouble. Lovely welcome with hot towels and juice. Rooms are stunning and views...

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1Thank Caroline577380
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2017

From the moment we touched down at Kihihi airstrip and met our driver Dominic the level of care and attention provided by the team at Mahogany springs was second to none. The setting of the camp is idyllic and the rooms luxurious, yet still in keeping with the surrounding valley – making you feel always like a welcome guest, not...

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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

From arrival drinks and welcome to hugs and good-byes; this was the most delightful "home away from home for our crew of 7. The staff was always at your beckoned call, the food delicious and the view was warm and refreshing. We were escorted to a room of adventure and romance and loved watching the monkeys play from our balcony...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We just returned from 3 days at Mahogany Springs and cannot say enough good things about the experience. From Jotham, the general manager, to Abraham and Amon, our daily lead contacts, everyone at Mahogany Springs was warm and welcoming. Our hut was spacious, clean and comfortable. After each of our two gorilla treks the staff thoroughly cleaned our boots and...

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Mahogany Springs has been built with comfort and class throughout. The perfect base for birdwatchers and Gorilla trackers, set on beautiful land with panoramic and breathtaking views of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Providing the highest levels of service Mahogany Springs aim is to ensure your trip is a once in a lifetime experience. The Gorillas themselves have been visiting very close to the lodge every couple of weeks and within view from the terraces. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mahogany Springs

Address: Kanungu, Buhoma, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park 17, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Western Region > Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Price Range: RM2,041 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“All rooms appear equal”
juliamiller529, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try the local dishes. Massage was excellent. Definitely recommend more than one trip to the gorillas - and make sure you wear the right gear”
LindsayWiseman, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All appeared to have he same view”
380eb, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The H.mooner lodge was closer to the stream where villagers cooled their feet. Didn't bother us but maybe not as private/quiet as others?”
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