Mahogany Springs offers privacy and serenity blended with optimal comfort in a spectacular setting. It has some of the most luxurious accommodation in East Africa and the feeling of pure tranquility while staying here is beyond compare. Each Suite has its own private exquisitely designed terrace with panoramic views of the surrounding area. The little touches are what make a big difference here, from the tiny details in the design of the lodge to the unparalleled service levels of the highly trained management team. Mahogany Springs is the perfect place to begin your Gorilla Tracking or Bird watching adventures. Come face-to-face with a gorilla at the lodge, experience a bird watchers paradise with more bird species per square kilometer than anywhere else in the world and view some rare species on the open piece of land along the river every day. Enjoy an unforgettable experience from the local Ugandan community showing you the true wonders of Ugandan hospitality.
All the rooms at Mahogany Springs are suites. These suites are spacious with large double doors and beautiful windows. Each Suite has its own private exquisitely designed terrace with panoramic views of the surrounding area. There are power points in the rooms as well as a dressing table/desk. All suites have large en-suite bathrooms with a gorgeously designed open terracotta shower. For added comfort and peace of mind all the suites have an advanced mosquito net system that wraps around the entire area of the beds.
The Huffington Post named Uganda the number 2 Most Unforgettable Honeymoon Destination in 2016. The Honeymoon Suite opened in July 2016. The room has the same design and features as the Superior Suites with a few little added extras including a larger bed and a bathtub in addition to the shower.
DescriptionAbsolute privacy mixed with complete spaciousness the Presidential Suite can be twin, Double, Triple or Quadruple. With 2 bedrooms, 2 en-suite bathrooms, spacious living room and a large private terrace that overlooks the river and faces the forest this suite is designed for guests seeking the very best. There are power points in the living room and bedrooms as well as 2 desks/dressing tables. There is also an advanced mosquito net system in both bedrooms.
At Mahogany Springs tantalise your taste buds with the A la carte menus for every meal which change daily providing endless dining options and a wide range of cuisines to cater to all pallets. Head chef Subedi has been cooking in top hotels for over 15 years and his food combines flavours from all over the world, Asian, African, Middle Eastern and European. BBQ night at Mahogany Springs is always a favourite with guests and is held at least once a week on the terrace of the main building. Afternoon tea is included Free of Charge every day and the pastry chefs bake fresh cakes and biscuits. For an extremely memorable dining experience Mahogany Springs offers a private bush breakfast or dinner by the river ( subject to availability, prices on request) You will love every meal at Mahogany Springs in a setting you have probably only ever dreamed of. The bar at Mahogany Springs is elegantly designed and pleasant on the eye. More importantly however it is stocked with a great selection of International branded spirits, wines, liquors and soft drinks. The staff are trained in cocktail making and take delight in showing you their skills. Sit back, switch off and enjoy a drink at Mahogany Springs bar.
Bwindi contains 90% of all Albertine rift Endemic such as, the Short-tailed Warbler, Rusty-faced woodland Warbler, Bar-tailed Trogon, Gruel's Rush Warbler, Wilcock's Honey-guide, Yellow-eyed black Fly-catcher, Kivu Ground Thrush, Dusky Crimson Wing, White-tailed Blue Monarch among many others, difficult or impossible to see in any other part of East Africa.
Offset some of the carbon you have used on your trip by planting a tree or shrub on the grounds. Once you have taken part in this activity you can be featured in the tree planting gallery, if you agree. This activity must be booked by your tour operator prior to arrival - check out the tree planting gallery, you could be featured there!
Take a beautiful walk through various trails in the forest to the see waterfalls and other marvels. This must be booked through your tour operator or locally.
This experience cannot be put into words. Track the Gorillas on foot through the forest until you find them; spend around 1 hour watching them interact. This must be booked by your tour operator prior to arrival.
The Batwa tribe better known as the Pigmies only began leaving their forest homes around 15 years ago and still live locally. For the opportunity to meet them please book this activity with your tour operator or locally.
This fantastic experience can be arranged when you are at Mahogany Springs. The Tour actually begins at Mahogany Springs where you walk across the river and around the Community. It can last 2-3 hours. On the Tour you will meet a local healer that will explain the various plants they use for medicinal purposes, you will then walk onto meet a few locals who will show you how they brew alcohol from Banana leaves, from there you will meet other members of the community including some of the local Batwa tribe.
Ask the Head Chef Subedi to give you a guided tour of our Vegetable garden so you can see that we only use the freshest ingredients.