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Kigali Serena Hotel

5.0 of 5 Boulevard de la Revolution | P.O. Box 7469, Kigali, Rwanda
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been to the Serena Kigali twice now and it still impresses me. From the white suited doorman to the swimming coach. The rooms are very neat and the tv allows for a USB (for us travelling with our own movies/series). If you're lucky enough to have a suite, you can have business meetings in the comfort of your room... More

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Chicago, Illinois
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Stayed here for one night en route to a gorilla trek. It really is very nice. Clean, great service. Safe. Nice pool. Great breakfast included. Meets or exceeds most European or American standards. Kigali is not exactly where i would go for a vacation. But Serena was a nice place to chill.

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We stayed here for one night after going on the Mountain Gorilla trek (which was amazing!) and it was the perfect hotel to relax in after a very long tiring day. The room had everything & more than what you would expect from a 5 star hotel room from the very comfortable king bed with choice of pillows, spacious clean... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Order, Cleanliness and friendly service! That's the feel I got all through my stay here. It's an awesome place. It's set on a quiet relaxed area and the views of the town from the hotel are expansive. I've been to other hotels around, but I would say a stay in this one was worth it.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
19 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

There's nothing to complain about at this lovely hotel, but the fact is, you could be anywhere. The building is nothing to look at, but the rooms are large, well-appointed, and spotlessly clean. The staff were helpful and friendly, and the service was good. The problem is that I felt I could be in San Diego or Barcelona rather than... More

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Calgary, Canada
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64 reviews 64 reviews
58 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Had a layover in Kigali and stayed at the Serena. Excellent hotel - nice facilities, room, and amazing spread for the breakfast buffet. If you're in Kigali for a stay of any length, would recommend it highly.

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Sydney, Australia
18 reviews 18 reviews
16 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Stayed here for 1 night after trekking with the gorillas. At around $500 a night I wouldn't say it's value for money but I suppose they can charge that given there aren't too many descent hotels in town.There is a massive Sheraton being built next door so that might change things in the future. All the staff were genuinely friendly... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

What a special hotel in a very special place - the first time in Rwanda and had no idea what to expect but was extremely impressed by the level of service, the rooms, the facilities in this hotel. We were based here on 2 separate occasions before and after our Gorilla trek. Our room was huge (we were upgraded to... More

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Gravesend, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Whilst travelling in East Africa, headed over to Kigali,Rwanda.. And were recommended the Serena hotel. The hotel and a staff are a credit to the Serena group, helpful, friendly and wiling to make our stay exceptionally present. The checkin staff upgraded us to a suite which was extremely well presented and had everything you could expect.... The facilities are exceptional... More

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New York City, New York
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49 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I highly recommend this hotel for your business or holiday visits to Kigali. The personal touches you'll find around the hotel is lovely and cosy. The food is brilliant! The bathrooms in the rooms is amazing! I will definitely stay there again on future business trips!

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Address: Boulevard de la Revolution | P.O. Box 7469, Kigali, Rwanda
Location: Rwanda > Kigali Province > Kigali
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Kigali Serena Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 104
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