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    Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp

    Gorilla Territory, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Rooms exactly what we hoped for - crisp white linen as well as tranquility with only the sounds of the forest welcoming us. Food fantastic. Staff helpful and attentive. Although a steep climb up the stairs the view over the forest quickly makes up for...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I visited Sanctuary Camp before and after their renovations. What small changes can do! Well not that small but the new furnitures in the main lodge and rooms are making this lodge very attractive and cosy. The mix of modern with thatched roofs works really...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    This was an absolutely amazing stay. The gorillas were incredible and the lodge staff made sure we were prepared. Fantastic food, incredible service, and lovely people. The bathtub was heaven. It was truly hard to leave. I am not one to repeat experiences as my...More

    Thank soapsnob
    Reviewed 4 November 2017

    The hotel is located in the forest and it offers very good views. We booked this hotel and it is not overrated. It is really wonderful. The room service we got was good and the staff was professional. They made our gorilla experience very fulfilling....More

    Thank micahjune
    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    This is an exceptional resort in the heart of the rain forest of Uganda. The food was wonderful. The staff and service were simply beyond our expectations. We had a great time visiting the gorillas, but we also saw one at the resort. This was...More

    Thank MontanaSplash
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    27 November 2017|
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    Response from bwanaranger |
    The children allowed for the Mountain Gorilla tracking 15 years and over. For you can track the Gorilla and Bwindi has the support staff/team that helps you see the Gorillas. So if you can wait till your child is 15 years... More
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    Rxmurphy
    25 October 2017|
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    Response from Sanctuary R | Property representative |
    Hello, Thank you for your question. Gorilla trekking will normally take between 3 – 8 hours. This is because the gorillas are in their natural habitat and will move all over in search for food. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest... More
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    fmevs
    15 May 2017|
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    Response from Sanctuary R | Property representative |
    Hi, I'm really sorry to hear you're struggling to get in contact with us, and for the inconvenience this has caused! I will send a private message to discuss this further. Best regards, Sanctuary Retreats
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    "Room up the hill the furthest had a great view."
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    "Not a bad room in the house!!"
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    "Weaver Bird was all the way at the top of the steps. If you have a problem going up steps, be sure to ask for..."
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    "We had the highest room at the lodge and if available i would ask for this."
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