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    Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

    Volcanoes National Park, Kinigi, Rwanda
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    8/27/2017 8/28/2017
    $282
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
    • Very good46%
    • Average17%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    “buffet style” (39 reviews)
    “fire place” (37 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 569 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Stayed at this resort for 2 nights as I did the Gorilla trek and the Golden Monkey trek over 2 days.. the room was comfortable with a nice fireplace They have a cultural program in the evening for guests.. Thanks to the chef for serving...More

    Thank krishcold
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Truly lovely place to stay, with excellent spacious bungalows, with fires and hot water bottles for chilly nights, as well as fire pits to sit around while watching the sun set whilst sipping drinks reflecting on the wonderful experience of spending time with the Hirwa...More

    Thank Parkparty2014
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Don't expect Four Seasons and you might be very satisfied. If you're going gorilla trekking in volcanoes park, this place is reasonably close, has very decent rooms with ensuite bathrooms & showers; but NO heat. A cozy fireplace that is lit each night and a...More

    Thank Lneff1
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    At this time of the year it is cold at night, this gives the rooms and towels a damp feel. The staff put a hot water bottle in the beds at night. The central area in the main building has lovely fires which are great...More

    Thank maureenc2012
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Unfortunately the better hotel we had wanted was full so our tour company could only book two nights here for us before our trekking. The outdoor lawn and camp fire was great and the view of the volcano was gorgeous especially in sunrise. However that...More

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    Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel
    67 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Ruhengeri
     
    The Garden Place Hotel
    36 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Ruhengeri
     
    Gorilla's Nest / Jack Hanna Cottage
    56 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Kinigi
     
    Hotel Muhabura
    142 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Ruhengeri
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
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    • $343 - $350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Rwanda >
    • Northern Province >
    • Musanze District >
    • Kinigi
    • Also Known As
    • Mountain Gorilla View Hotel Ruhengeri
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    Traveler (496)
    Room & Suite (145)
    Dining (33)
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    pegtrek
    February 10, 2017|
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    Response from StoreyLindsay | Reviewed this property |
    The easiest method is to charge your bar and dinner drinks to your room and settle at the end of your stay. You can also purchase items in the gift shop in the same manner. Credit cards are accepted.
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    Melanie S
    January 28, 2017|
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    Response from StoreyLindsay | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry for the late response. Our East Africa tour package included a driver/guide and vehicle for our stay in Rwanda. We drove from Kigali to the Mountain View Lodge and back to Kigali. Be advised that the Lodge is NOT... More
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    Carrie N
    January 24, 2017|
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    Response from Nikki K | Reviewed this property |
    There were no mosquito nets. We did not encounter any mosquitos during our stay either at the hotel or while trekking.
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    "Make sure your room has a fireplace."
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    "If you have mobility issues ask for a cottage located close to reception"
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    "Ask for a room closer to the main area if you are not ready to walk some distance"
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    "It's a long way to walk from some rooms to the restaurant"
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