Mahogany springs lodge
Mahogany springs lodge : Mahogany springs is a serene, comfortable and spectacular accommodation facility situated in the northern section of Bwindi impenetrable national park, mahogany springs is a luxury type of lodges featuring a blend of traditional and international features and interior décor. The lodge is situated in close proximity with Bwindi impenetrable national park which makes it a perfect accommodation facility to choose while on a safari in the park.
Accommodation offered at Mahogany springs
Main building is a spectacular work of art establishment with an exquisite work of art interior design, the main building is very spacious and comfortable consisting of a large terrace offers panoramic views of the river and the forest, a bar, a living room with a fire place, a mini book and DvDS library, a restaurant and a crafts shop.
Superior suites offered by mahogany springs are offered in form of Twin, Double or triple, each room of superior suites are spacious with private exquisitely designed terrace offering panoramic views of the beautiful surrounding area, large double doors and beautiful widows. These rooms are en-suite bathrooms with open shower, beds with mosquito nets, power points, dressing tables and desk all for you comfort and peace of your mind during your stay.
Presidential/ family suite
Presidential/ family suite is a very private spacious suite offered in form of twin, double, triple or Quadruple. This suite consist of 2 bedrooms, a private lounge, 2 en—suite bathrooms, spacious living rooms and a large terrace overlooking the scenic river and the forest. Family suites’ rooms features 2 desks and dressing tables, a large bed with a mosquito net, power points in both living room and bedrooms.
Honey moon suite
Honey moon suite at mahogany spring is a very marvelous accommodation facility ranked as the second most unforgettable Honey moon destination in Uganda by The Huffington post under the recommendation of safari lodge for Bwindi forest gorilla trekking. Honeymoon suite is a very comfortable and spacious suite for your comfortable stay, this suite has the same design and features like superior suites but what makes it different is the extra amenities like a larger bed and a bathtub with a shower .
Facilities and services offered by Mahogany springs
Restaurant– mahogany springs restaurant offers mouthwatering meals with its A la carte menus with a wide range of cuisines both international and local, meals at this restaurant are prepared by the facility’s head chef in the names of Subedi who has a history of cooking in top hotels. Meals prepared at the restaurant are of various flavors ranging from Asian, African, Middle Eastern and European. Mahogany springs offers BBQ night which is held once a week on the terrace of the main building and afternoon tea for free charge every day in accompaniment of a fresh baked cake and biscuits.
Mahogany springs Bar– the bar is fully stocked with international branded spirits, wines, liquors and soft drinks, the most amazing drinks at the bar is the cocktail which is made by skilled staff. Mahogany springs bar is found on the main building.
A craft shop– a craft shop is found on the main building selling hand-made African crafts, clothes and souvenirs.
Living room. Living room at mahogany springs is also found on the main building, the living room is the best place to chill as a visitor, ride a book from a mini library and watch a movie from a number of DVDs which you can borrow. There is also has a fire place outside where you can chill.
Private Bush breakfast and dinner by river – Mahogany springs offers private bush breakfast and river side dinner upon request, this package offers you delicious meals while enjoying the nature.
Security – mahogany springs is a secure accommodation facility with 24/7 secure security
24/7 internet – for easy communication mahogany springs offers free access to Wi-Fi access upon your arrival to the premises of mahogany springs.
Others facilities and services include
- Front desk services
- En-suite bathroom with a tab and shower
- 220V charging outlets in each room
Activities offered by Mahogany springs
Mountain gorilla trekking
Mountain gorilla trekking is the most fascinating and loved activity offered in Bwindi impenetrable national park, on this activity you trek through the forest looking for mountain gorillas and after finding them you are entitled to spending one hour with them.
Bird watching takes place in Bwindi impenetrable national park forests a prominent home for approximately 123 bird species which are spotted in the thick forests, as you through the forest you encounter beautiful colorful bird species such as the Short-tailed Warbler, Rusty-faced woodland Warbler, Bar-tailed Trogon, Gruel’s Rush Warbler, Wilcock’s Honey-guide, Yellow-eyed black Fly-catcher, Kivu Ground Thrush, Dusky Crimson Wing, White-tailed Blue Monarch among many others and many more.
Mahogany springs operates on a drive of promoting ecological system thus offering tree planting activity to all willing visitors who appreciate the nature. The memory park of taking part in tree plantings you to feature on the lodge’s tree planting gallery, to participate in this activity you have to book prior to your arrival.
Nature walks offered by mahogany springs takes you on a walk in Bwindi impenetrable national park and on this expedition/ activity you get to encounter many the magnificent water falls, beautiful vegetation, birds and primates which reside in the forests of the park.
Community tour offered by mahogany springs takes you on a walk in a local community living around the lodge as well as the park, this activity of 2-3 hours begins at mahogany springs to the local community where you get to encounter and get involved in many activities like interacting with the locals including the batwa, watching local brew is made, picking local medicine from local plants and many more.
Other activities include garden tour and visiting of the batwa pygmy people.
Room Rates at mahogany springs
Room rates at mahogany springs majorly depend on a number of factors such as the time of the year, the number of guests in a group and the status of a guests that is east African resident, foreign resident and foreign non-residents and many more. All guests visiting mahogany springs are entitled to full board meal type including breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. This meal plan consist of a bottle of water, a glass of cask wine, soft drink and local beer depending on your choice.
Room rates also depend on the season
In low season that is in months of March, April, May and November rooms are charged from as low as US$ 240 per person per night in a twin or double and a single room is charged US$ 340.
In high season that is in months of January, February, June, July, august, September, October and December rooms are charged starting from as low as US$ 315 per person per night in a twin or double and a single room is charged US$ 408.