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Excellent staff, delicious food and comfortable rooms with a bonus!

What a wonderful place! The room I stayed in was so nice, newly constructed with large shower and... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Sheila S
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Herndon, Virginia
Inspirational.....you gotta go

"Ride 4 a Woman" is a wonderful self-help grass roots organization that enables women to make... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Edmundo_de_ABQ
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Ride 4 a woman is a women's NGO that has 300 women members and empowers women by teaching them skills that they can use to earn a living. You can come and spend a day with the women and learn how to weave a simple basket, learn how to cook a...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Buhoma Hospital road | Turn left, 1st entrance on the right, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice comfortable rooms and facilities. It’s in a good location close to the road going up to buhoma and the staff are friendly. Nice shop with lots of baskets, crafts etc.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

What a wonderful place! The room I stayed in was so nice, newly constructed with large shower and comfortable bed. The staff are attentive and provide wonderful service and even better food. Be sure to visit Eve and the program she created to support the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sheila S
Reviewed 4 October 2018

"Ride 4 a Woman" is a wonderful self-help grass roots organization that enables women to make clothing and various souvenir products (that you'll want to take home with you) to provide them with an income and make them independent. I believe I was told that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Just good place to be, Loved the innovation And sounds from the stream flowing Just next to the DH wrapped it up.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank niwahabarnabas
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

A workshop for (mostly) women to help them provide for their families. Handmade cloth items ad well as grass baskets. Some things are a bit pricey, but the cause is worth it to me. Lovely workers and staff.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Anne Q
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We stayed at Ride 4 a Woman for three days as part of our Gorilla Tracking safari. Ride 4 a Woman was the best experience of our trip Apart from being a comfortable place to stay with wonderful food and hospitality, we felt welcomed and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Went her on the cultural tour. It is a center to support battered women where it teaches them a trade. When we got there is started pouring rain, so we stayed longer. You can watch them make the crafts. They are not pushy to sell...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank msa23_2000
Reviewed 12 June 2018

The Ride 4 A Woman Co-operative is a project that is changing the lives of women and children in Buhoma Village near the entrance to the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. We stayed on site at their hostel and it was akin to luxury accommodation. All meals...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank kimreilly58
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We passed through Bwindi to do a project with the local Batwa Hospital there and I never expected to find Evelyne's Ride 4 a Woman compound and Mbwesa Lodge and cultural center. She is a treasure to the community creating a way for local women...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Tina M
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Eve and Dennis Habasa have created a truly special Ugandan experience here in Buhoma. Whether you are here to gorilla trek or you want to gain real insight in to a host of cultural aspects of life in Uganda R4W ticks all the boxes. R4W...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Denis R, Owner at Ride 4 A Woman, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Thanks for your review my dear! A pleasure hosting you.

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