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Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow What an amazing experience!!! We trekked to see the mountain gorillas (which was beyond our expectations) for two days and each afternoon returned to this incredible lodge to share our adventures with fellow travellers. The lodge was perfect with comfortable accomodation delicious food and...More

Thank megmccaughey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can one say about this magical place? There are so many superlatives which are appropriate - definitely a trip of a lifetime! Lovely, friendly staff who certainly ensured all our needs were met - delicious food, clean and comfortable suite, washing returned the same...More

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in 3 tents over New Year and all loved it. Stunning location, with the mists rising up from the forest visible. Easy walk to the National Parks base for the start of some of the gorilla treks. Steps up to the Camp, plus...More

Thank Kriselda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best stay in Uganda. We have done safaris before in South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe and this was as good a stay as any (not as over-the-top as Londolozi, but what actually matters, this place does just as well). Staff were responsive, helpful, hardworking and...More

Thank cantravnut
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the nice things about Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp is that it is about a two hundred metre walk from the camp to the trekking starting point. This is a welcome relief as the treks can take six to seven hours so adding a...More

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27 November 2017|
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Response from marbets | Reviewed this property |
The children's age is 15. The camp staff and the porters are very helpful and can most likely make this work for you. You just have to let them know ahead of time and then work with them to select the appropriate group to... More
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26 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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15 May 2017|
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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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"Ask for a villa away from the dining room."
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"The higher tent numbers (there are 8) have more steps to climb up, but a better view also."
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"we had Weaverbird - most steps to navigate but most private and probably best view. Recommend highly if you..."
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"All tents are similar - no bad location"
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