Gorilla Heights Lodge is a luxurious eco-friendly accommodation facility located in Kisoro, about 30 minutes drive from Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and 10 a minute walk from the starting point of gorilla tracking and gorilla habituation.
The lodge occupies the axis of Nkuringo, a gently sloping hill that soars at cloud level, sitting at 2,100 meters above sea level. The horizon, as seen from the lodge, hovers over the park’s forest canopy, creating a surprising blend of a blue & green-hued skyline.
Gorilla Heights Lodge is located in the Kisoro district and can be reached by road or by air. It takes about 10 hours to reach there by road from Kampala or Entebbe and about 7 hours from Kigali. By air; From Entebbe international airport or Kajjansi Airstrip to Kisoro, it takes about one and a half hours to arrive at the Kisoro Airstrip and about 40 minutes to drive to the lodge.
Gorilla Heights Lodge Bwindi Uganda has 15 spacious cottages(1 Family, 5 Deluxe, and 9 Standard cottages). All the cottages have an uninterrupted panoramic view of the Bwindi Impenetrable forest. Guests can watch the sunrise over the canopy while enjoying a hot cup of coffee.
All cottages are delicately woven with modern architecture and African design, to create the ultimate blend of luxury. Each cottage is complete with its balcony, private shower, WiFi system, warmer, fridge, indoor living space, and a kitchen set up with a dedicated tea unit.
The rooms are spacious consisting of large comfortable beds, chairs and tables, and wide glass doors that allow in enough light. Guests who stay in the family and deluxe cottages can choose to prepare their own meals from the private in-built kitchens and dine from their private dining area in the room.
The lodge is a one-stop property with a fully-fledged health club, heated swimming pool, indoor and outdoor restaurant, curio/gift shop, & canopy bar. There is also a Spa that offers steam, sauna, and massage treats that is focused on emotional, physical, spiritual, and mental therapy.
Activities available from Gorilla Heights Lodge include; Gorilla Trekking, Gorilla Habituation, Community Visits, Hiking, Nature Walks, Bird Watching, Cultural dance entertainment & Batwa experience.
Gorilla Heights Lodge Bwindi Uganda Accommodation Rates
2023 Gorilla Heights Lodge Bwindi Uganda Accommodation Rates Per Night Include;
|520 US Dollars||800 US Dollars|
|710 US Dollars||
1,150 US Dollars
710 US Dollars
* Massage – 100 US Dollars
* Children aged 4 years and below- free
* Spa Pedicure Chair Treat – 80 US Dollars
* Children aged above 13 years pay the full adult rate The rates apply if a child shares a room with a parent
* The lodge offers to pick up and drop at Kisoro Airstrip at a fee of 150 US Dollars per car (not per client)
Complimentary services for clients:
* Heated swimming pool, Steam, Sauna, Laundry, and shoe cleanup for clients after gorilla trekking or habituation experience
Accommodation Rates Exclude;
* Gratuities/ Tips
* Airstrip transfers
* Drinks & Extra Meals
* Items of a personal nature
* Premium brand spirits and wines
* Excludes entrance and activity fees
* Game drives and excursions from the Lodge
* Flying doctors/ medical evacuation insurance
* Drinks and beverages served from the bar and restaurant
* Transportation, airport, and flight taxes. Transfers to and from the Lodge