Ruhija Gorilla Guest House is a perfect budgeted safari accommodation found in Ruhija region of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. This lodge offers a stylish setting from which the guest can enjoy the incredible experience of tracking the great mountain gorillas and different forestry and nature of the park where visitors can experience a harmonious blend of comfort, nature and culture.

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is located in southwestern region of Uganda, renowned for its dense vegetation, diverse wildlife and its population of endangered mountain gorillas.

This guest house also showcases local crafts, accessories and offering a touch of local artistry.

It also offers a 24-hour restaurant, culinary delights are available day and night.

The guest house enhancing the overall experience for visitors seeking a holistic retreat.

Ruhija Gorilla Guest House consists ten guest’s rooms divided into single room, double room, Twin room, Triple room and Family room.

Facilities at Ruhija Gorilla Guest House;

The staff are very friendly and welcoming to guests.

There rooms are clean and comfortable for your night stay.

The lodge’s location offers rewardable views of the canopy forest.

They have spacious restaurant with professional chefs who serve delicious food.

They offer free parking

The have Wi-Fi where guests can connect with their beloved ones.

They offer daily breakfast consists of buffet, continental or full English/Irish options.

They have daily housekeeping and luggage storage

They offer 24-hour front desk

Ruhija Gorilla Guest House
Ruhija Gorilla Guest House

They offer public transport tickets and outdoor furniture

They offer shuttle service and comfortable room service

They offer packed lunch boxes

The entire unit located on ground floor.

They offer private check in /check out.

Room Amenities at Ruhija Gorilla Guest House

Rooms are designed with various amenities like slippers, private bathroom, toilet, free toiletries, bathrobe, bathtub, shower and rooms offers landmark view.

Rooms are fitted with dining tables, bath rooms, toilet paper, towel among others.

Food and Drink – Ruhija Gorilla Guest House

They provide fruits, kid friendly buffet, Children’s menu and breakfast in the room.

Activities to do while at Ruhija Gorilla Guest House

Nature walk

This activity allows visitors to wonder of the outdoors. Visitors explore serene trails that wind through lush landscapes, revealing hidden treasures of flora and fauna.


While at the guest house, you can experience boundless entertainment that captivates your senses and lifts your spirits. You can enjoy live performances that ignite the stage to immersive experiences that transport you to new realms. It offers a moment of joy and excitement.

Gorilla trekking

This is the commonly done activities to guests who visit the lodge and mostly done experience in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Gorilla trekking starts early in the morning with a short briefing about gorilla rules. The activity can be done with park ranger who escorts you through forest trail heads and the experience takes about 30to 7 hours depending on the location of the gorillas in their nature habitat. Once they are allocated, one hour is given to you to spend with gorillas – learn about their behaviors, habits, feeding, playing as well as enjoying picture taking of mountain gorillas.

Generally, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is a home with more than endangered mountain gorillas, splintered in 23 habituated gorilla families in four gorilla sectors that is Buhoma, Ruhija, Nkuringo and Buhoma. The park is located in southwestern Uganda region; approximately 8 to 9 hours’ drive from Kampala capital city. More so, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park has several classic safari accommodation ranging from Budget, luxury and Mid-range.


By road; From Kampala to Ruhija Gorilla Guest House /Bwindi Impenetrable National Park takes about 8 to 9 hours’ drive.

By air; The nearest airport is Kihihi Airstrip, covers 67 kilometers from the accommodation.

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