Cuckoo land Tented Lodge : Cuckooland Bwindi is a small, comfortable lodge set in perfect location, right on the edge of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. The lodge has splendid views overlooking the forest and is set on 10 acres of grounds.
The lodge consists of 4 spacious perfectly furnished double tents. More fact, the tents were constructed on wooden platforms with a thatched roof and large veranda. Each unit is designed with its own toilet and shower, with hot water.
Cuckooland tented lodge lies less than 20 meters from the edge of the forest, which provides a wonderful vantage point for viewing the prolific birdlife and deferent primates. The area is surrounded with fruiting trees at the forest edge that attracts the birds and primates.
The restaurant is positioned in a commanding view of the surrounding forest, serves delicious food incorporating many of the organic fruits and vegetables grown on the site. The lodge is located 2kilometer away from the nearest other dwellings, the small settlement of Murushasha, Ruhija and equally far from the road.
The lodge ensures with well tranquility for visitors, with the only sounds being those of the forest. It is located in Ruhija sector one of the four gorilla sector of Bwindi National Park, Ruhija sector is one of the nearest gorilla tracking stations, is also conveniently accessed 15kilomters in about 30 -40 mins from Cuckooland Bwindi.
Note; The room types are designed into; Twin room and Double room
Cuckooland Tented Lodge – Facilities
- The lodge has a lovely staff very welcoming and friendly.
- They have comfortable beds with clean linens and bathrooms inside.
- The lodge is surrounded with beautiful gardens where you can sit in your free time and enjoy the beauty of around the lodge.
- They offer the perfect view of the park and sunset experience.
- The lodge serves fantastic food.
- The tents are mounted on wooden platforms looking out over the canopy forest.
- They offer body fitness Centre.
- The lodge has a well-stocked canteen.
- They distribute toilet papers and towels in the bath rooms.
- They have a private bathroom and nice showers.
- They have comfortable beds well lied with clean linen and wardrobe or closet.
- They have a beautiful terrace and garden.
Restrictions at Cuckooland Bwindi;
Take special requests in advanced.
Cancellation policies; Cancellation polies vary according to accommodation stay and check the conditions of your required room.
Child policies; Children of any age are welcome.
Cot and extra beds policies; Cot and extra beds are not available at this property.
Age restriction; There is no age requirement for check -in.
Pets; Pets are not allowed at the property.
Activities to do at Bwindi National Park includes; Gorilla trekking, Birding, Forest walking, Community walks, Batwa cultural experience, Gorilla Habituation, Mountain biking among others.
Gorilla trekking; This is the most charming activity done in the Bwindi, that starts early in the morning with a briefing and later, a park ranger will lead you in hiking trails in search of assigned gorilla group. Once you allocate the group, one hour is given to you to experience their amazing lifestyle, feeding, playing and capturing memorable videos.
Visit the Batwa people; Visiting these ancient pygmy people will give you a good picture and exciting experience of their traditional dance, songs, dressing code and telling you their ancient stories on how they used to live with mountain gorillas together in their nature inhabits.
Birding; Along your stay at the Cuckooland lodge, you can decide to take part in birding where you can be able to spot various bird species such as Regal sun bird, Doherty’s bush shrike, Green-headed oriole, Handsome spurfowl, Bush shrike, Black bee -eater among others.