The notable mid range or standard safari lodges for your stays in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park include the following;
Gorilla Mist Camp
Gorilla Mist Camp is situated in Ruhija area of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. It offers standard accommodation facilities for visitors who are planning to track in Ruhija area. This lodge is only 5 minutes’ drive from Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park headquarters where trekkers are always briefed. This is a private lodge which provides accommodation in thatched cottages which are eco-friendly and hence friendly with the surrounding eco system. The cottages feature raised decks with stunning views of the forest. They have en-suite facilities including a bathtub with provision for both cold and hot running water. The camp has luxurious restaurant with bar and lounge where you chill.
Gorilla Valley Lodge
This is one of the amazing midrange facilities that are situated in Rushaga area-south of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. It stands on steep slope which overviews the jungles of Bwindi. The lodge has 12 rooms which are self contained with their verandahs over viewing the forest. The facilities in lode include en-suite, solar water heaters, beds, interior design. It also comes with double sided fire place, bar, restaurant and panoramic views of the forest. It is one of the best lodges that you can spend a night when tracking gorilla groups of Bweza, Kahungye, Mishaya and Nshongi.
Nkuringo Gorilla Camp
This lodge is situated on Nteko ridge about 2161 meters above sea level and offers standard accommodation to travelers on gorilla tour in Uganda. The camp over views River Kashasha valley and the park itself and this is the best lodge for visitors who intend to track gorillas in Nkuringo and Rushaga. The lodge features 4 luxury en-suite handcraft cottages, 4 en-suite Virunga Terrace rooms, solar power, parking space, bar, fire place and many more.
Silverback Lodge Bwindi
This is owned and operated by Marasa Africa one of the most famous investors in hospitality lodges in East Africa. The lodge offers standard accommodation to visitors on gorilla safari in Buhoma area of Bwindi. Silverback Lodge is situated on raised platform and it feature the most stunning views of the park. There are 12 rooms in this lodge one single, seven twin rooms and four double rooms and offers facilities like en-suite bathroom and every room has cold and hot running water, restaurant, fully stocked bar, the stunning gardens, bonfire as well as verandah.
Eco Marvels Gorilla Resort
This is situated near Kitahurira ranger station in between Ruhija and Buhoma area and offers visitors a chance to track gorilla families like Oruzogo, Bitukura and Kyaguriro and Buhoma area groups of Mubare, Rushegura and Habinyanja. Eco marvels gorilla resort is best for single occupancy, double and camping experiences. The facilities in the lodge include cottages, tented bandas, campsites, fully furnished kitchen, free mobile internet and intercontinental restaurant
Engagi Lodge Bwindi
This is a standard lodging facility which is situated in Buhoma sector of Bwindi National Park. It is established using local materials and local workmanship. The local materials include the rocks extracted in and around the lodge place, the eucalyptus trees and banana fiber thatch. There are eight cottages with en-suites-flush toilets, hot and cold running water, privately situated, double or twin beds, private verandahs, solar power, bar, main building, wood burning boilers for hot water supply, dinning room and many other facilities.
Lake Kitandara Bwindi Camp
Lake Kitandara Bwindi Camp was established in 1994 and offers a luxury camping accommodation in Buhoma region, north of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. The camp comes with an African style setting as well as a modern touch of modernity which gives that remarkable comfort zone for visitors on gorilla safari in Uganda. It has 20 most stunning tents each of which comes with the name of bird species in Uganda and they are self contained, 24 hours solar power running, hot or cold showers and bathtubs, bar, restaurant and many more.
In conclusion, besides the luxury and budget safari lodges, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park also comes with mid range or standard safari lodges for travelers on gorilla safari in Uganda. They come in large numbers giving travelers a wide range of options to make the best choice for their stays while on safari in the pearl of Africa.