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Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

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Mountain Gorilla View Lodge stands amidst real wilderness with panoramic views of Rwanda’s volcano mountains and located just 1 km away from the Volcano National Park, making it the desired location for Gorilla trekking enthusiastic guests. Mountain Gorilla View Lodge is surrounded by an exciting and rich biodiversity of shrubs, trees and various bird species among them the Grey Crowned Cranes or Balearica regulorum. The hotel has an eco-tourist approach whereas Natural Conservation is a priority and the local community is empowered. The Intore (local cultural dancers) will spice your stay and your days at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge will always be memorable.
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Mountain View
Great View
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Full view
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Goma Airport28 mi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We for one night were the only guests at this lodge - we were there during low season, when Park visitors are far fewer than at other times. The cottage we we’re assigned, no. 1, was spacious and comfortable. It can get cool in the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank robertwD7057IG
Reviewed 1 week ago

The lodge was the perfect spot from which to do gorilla safaris. The bar, lounge and restaurant, with an open fire burning at night and from time to time a musician playing or a performer dancing, has a safari ambience ... it's the perfect place...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank TrevorH1423
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second stay and we experienced the same great service, good food and grounds. In our last review we said the rooms were basic and the Lodge's Public Relations Manager advised that they were working on them. When we entered our room we...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank SCS62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice lodge near where the golden monkeys trekking begins. It's simple, the staff is friendly and the rooms are huge. Food is ok with a 4 course set menu. Downside. Rooms are getting old, need some improvements. Drinks are expensive. Would repeat if there is...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank willyfogdav
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights while doing golden monkeys and gorilla trekking and could not have been more happy. Love that it was a lodge and the rooms open and airy. Even comes with a fireplace which the staff put on early evening for you....More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Susan M
October 21, 2018|
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Rickkami
September 6, 2018|
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Response from THEJetSetGirl | Reviewed this property |
You can rent gaiters for $5 USD and gloves for $5 USD, or bring your own. Leather work gloves are a good protection from the stinging nettles. I was just there a month ago. You will love the experience!
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June 10, 2018|
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Think the cost of a permit is now US$1500 per person!!
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"Room 1 has great views across the grounds with the volcanoes in the background."
SCS62
2 weeks ago
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"Lodges on the top walk easier than the low walk rooms. We were about the 4 room from the restaurant/common..."
oaklet
3 weeks ago
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"Book any of the large cottages."
1AngryPenguin
Nov 4, 2018
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"The bungalows are quite spread out over the property. If you have mobility issues, request a room closer..."
txchic
Oct 28, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$321 - $356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
mountain gorilla view hotel ruhengeri
LOCATION
RwandaNorthern ProvinceMusanze DistrictKinigi
NUMBER OF ROOMS
30
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