Mountain Gorilla view lodge
The lodge stands as a luxury/upmarket lodge and is located on the margins of volcanoes National Park, approximately 15 minutes drive to the volcanoes park entrance thus providing a perfect ground for travelers on gorilla trekking safaris in Rwanda to begin their trek.
The lodge rests on the mountain karisimbi foot hills which is one of the mountains that adjoin the other seven mountains that form the virunga massif.
The lodge features accommodation in thirty (30) spacious chalets that feature eco-friendly materials blending well in the surrounding ecosystem . Each chalet features a living area along with a fire place and coffee/tea making machine.
The lodge adheres to aspects of sustainable Tourism including supporting the surrounding local community by buying their farm fresh produce which are served in the lodge’s restaurant.
Virunga lodge is a top notch Luxury/Upmarket Lodge that is positioned outside the boundaries of volcanoes National Park. The virunga lodge overlooks the twin lakes of bulera and ruhondo and thus presenting a favorable ground for gorilla trekking safaris , golden monkey tracking ,the twin lake walk and the volcano climbing
The virunga lodge offers accommodation in ten stone guest bandas that have tile roofs. They are configured as two deluxes ,four doubles and four twins with all chalets reflecting the local architectural style of building thus enabling the lodge to blend fully with surrounding s
Each banda is equipped with en- suite bathroom ,the flashing toilet ,shower featuring both hot and cold running water.they also have mosquito nets ,private veranda and 240v lighting
The bandas feature names of great lakes in the region which makes them form part of your Rwanda safari memories.
There is wi-fi available at the main building.
SABINYO SILVERBACK LODGE
This lodge is located at the boundary of volcanoes national park about five minutes drive to the headquarters at kinigi making it also good to connect for gorilla trekking. The lodge features beautiful gardens and offers accommodation in 5 cottages ,2 suites along with 1 family cottage.the stone building features Rwandan terracotta tile roofs ,spacious living rooms ,en suite bath rooms ,fire places dressing room and sheltered veranda.
The family cottage features 2 separate rooms that are self contained adjoined by a shared veranda. It also features a main lodge building which shelters the reception dining room ,sitting room ,library ,games room,the bathrooms .
The lodge features 3 fire places that generate enough warmth whereas the rooms feature a wooden floor. The silverback lodge also has patio areas that present magical views of the virungas.
HOTEL LA PALME
Positioned in the district of musanze , la palme presents a perfect mid-range accommodation arrangement for the Rwanda gorilla safari undertakers. Accomodation is presented in a range of rom categories including the suites that feature an extensive spacious room interior, lounge and two LCD television sets of 27 inch.
The hotel also features standard king size room along with standard queen size self –contained facilities and standard décor to ensure the comfort of the guests . La Palme features fast internet in the room and telephones which are added facilities to enhance the guest experience.
La Palme offers magical meals freshly prepared and served to enable your memorable stay at the hotel. It serves a stimulating and heavy breakfast to enable the guests who are on Rwanda gorilla safaris to gain the required energy for tracking gorillas. There is also abar for those who might want to take a soothing glass of wine or a bottle of beer after a long day of trekking. .it also has a conference facility. It takes 23 km to connect to volcanoes National Park from Lapalme Hotel and 13km to the twin lakes of Ruhondo and bulera.
GORILLAS VOLCANOES HOTEL
The hotel is set in Ruhengeri ,400 metres from Amahoro Tours Office . Gorillas volcanoes Hotel boasts a restaurant ,bar and free wi-fi throughout the property . Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant , free private parking is available on site . All rooms come with a Tv with satellite channels .some rooms include a seating area where you can relax ,views of the virunga mountains ,pool or garden featured in certain rooms . Rooms come with a private bathroom fitted a hot tub . for your comfort ,you will find bathrobes ,free toiletries and a hair dryer . there is a 24 hour front desk at the property .
Car hire is available at this hotel and the area is porpular for hiking ,National police Academy is 800 metres from Gorillas Volcanoes Hotel ,while musanze hospital is 800 metres away . Kigali international Airport is 74 km from the property.
BUDGET /BASIC ACCOMMODATION
Muhavura Hotel presents budget accommodation in the land of a thousand hills at the boundary of volcanoes National Park where the gorillas in Rwanda are carried out.
Accommodation is provided in 30 rooms along apartments at affordable prices while offering quality service and relaxation environment.
The 30 rooms are distributed in 3 categories including singles, doubles and twins. Among these rooms there are six apartments which offer enough space
The rooms are self contained with warm and cold showers, direct access to the gardens ,private balcony ,satellite Tv ,free wi-fi ,chairs and tables along with Laundry service. Muhavura hotel also has agift shop named LABOUTIK at the front office where a range of arts and crafts of the Rwandan culture.
Muhavura hotel generally features the following facilities including the terrace, the camping ground ,the children play ground,conference facilities.enough parking , Reception ,Restaurant and Bar along with sauna and massage.
Kinigi guesthouse presents good budget accommodation for the Rwanda gorilla safari undertakers. Positioned at 11km from ruhengeri town, the Guesthouse is located in kinigi at the entrance of volcanoes national park. The guesthouse offers accommodation to a count of 40 people and the rooms feature warm water , electricity along with the views of the virunga volcanoes.
Kinigi guesthouse is owned by the Association of solidarity between Rwandan Women (ASOFERWA) a non governmental organization (NGO) that was put together following the 1994 genocide in Rwanda and brought down the social cohension. The ASOFERWA aimed at empowering the women of Rwanda and ensure their livelihood transformation.
Initially it was referred to as village Touristique de kinigi and the guesthouse also presents accommodation for the luxury travelers in 4 of its VIP Suites.
The guesthouse features a conference hall with a capacity of 400 people occupancy. There are also impressive gardens.