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Reviewed 11 January 2018

The one thing I liked about this lodge and its scores full points on that is that every staff of the lodge from the Manager to the Cleaner were very courteous, always a pleasant smile on their face and genuinely there to not just help...More

Thank Masood-Kheraluwala
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Rooms exactly what we hoped for - crisp white linen as well as tranquility with only the sounds of the forest welcoming us. Food fantastic. Staff helpful and attentive. Although a steep climb up the stairs the view over the forest quickly makes up for...More

Thank Tockus2
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

I visited Sanctuary Camp before and after their renovations. What small changes can do! Well not that small but the new furnitures in the main lodge and rooms are making this lodge very attractive and cosy. The mix of modern with thatched roofs works really...More

Thank jtanner2015
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This was an absolutely amazing stay. The gorillas were incredible and the lodge staff made sure we were prepared. Fantastic food, incredible service, and lovely people. The bathtub was heaven. It was truly hard to leave. I am not one to repeat experiences as my...More

Thank soapsnob
Reviewed 4 November 2017

The hotel is located in the forest and it offers very good views. We booked this hotel and it is not overrated. It is really wonderful. The room service we got was good and the staff was professional. They made our gorilla experience very fulfilling....More

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Takiyah S
2 April 2018|
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Response from JacquiDaniels | Reviewed this property |
Hi you are pretty much guaranteed to see the gorillas, 1 of my treks took 8 hours, this was the first one, it was tough but I really enjoyed spending that amount of time climbing through the jungle, the 2nd time we found... More
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Lenka3100
16 March 2018|
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Response from Catherine M | Reviewed this property |
No definite answer can be given as the gorillas move around in their natural habitat! For us it took around 2.5/3 hours each day to track them. There are a maximum of 8 hikers in each tracking group. Gorilla family group... More
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27 November 2017|
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Response from marbets | Reviewed this property |
The children's age is 15. The camp staff and the porters are very helpful and can most likely make this work for you. You just have to let them know ahead of time and then work with them to select the appropriate group to... More
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"Room #1 and "Kingfisher" are more private. Room #6 is too close to the generator and the tents on..."
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"No human noise, excellent views. The steps to the whole complex would tax the unfit and probably far from..."
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"Ask for a villa away from the dining room."
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"The higher tent numbers (there are 8) have more steps to climb up, but a better view also."
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