Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge

Location: Nkuringo, bordering Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge is Bwindi’s most exclusive and luxurious place to stay, with gorgeous architecture; indulgent three-course meals; roaring fires; Volcano panoramas; and attentive personal staff to ensure your stay at the Lodge is as memorable and enjoyable as your encounters with Bwindi’s mountain gorillas. Spacious villas nestled in the cloud forest have full-length windows to make the most of the spectacular scenery, and are serviced by your own personal staff member

Delicious meals include hearty breakfasts to prepare you for a day in the forest, and the well-stocked bar has enormous armchairs, cosy fires and free wifi so you can share your adventures with friends back home.

Clouds is owned by the local village, so you can be sure that your stay contributes to the wellbeing of the surrounding Bakiga and Batwa communities,which you can visit on one of our fascinating cultural tours.

Lodge Amenities

  • Restaurant and bar
  • Wireless internet access
  • Large lounge with fireplaces and sofas
  • Massage spa
  • Curio shop

Room Description

Clouds Lodge comprises eight stone villas, two of which are double-roomed family suites. Villas have a patio area, private garden lounges and double-sided fireplaces. Family suites have one double and one twin bedroom, and a communal lounge area with an open fireplace. Each bedroom has its own spacious en suite bathroom.

Responsible Travel

Clouds supports the Nkuringo Conservation and Development Foundation, and runs community tours to support and educate both the local people and visitors. The village tour provides an insight into Bakiga and Batwa life, and proceeds are returned to the community. So far, Clouds has supported chicken and pig farming and vegetable garden projects.




Twin: E. African resident/ child supplement: $315/$150, none residents/ child supplement: $470/$220 Single: E. African Residents/ child supplement: $455/$150, none residents/ child supplement: $700/$220 Laundry and wifi are included in the room rate.

  • Activities at the Lodge
  • Village Walks to Bakiga or Batwa communities, $15
  • Evening dance performances by a local groups, free
  • Buniga forest walk with trained naturalist guides, $15, or $35 with a picnic lunch
  • Bird watching, $65
  • Photography tours, $40

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