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    Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge

    | Volcanoes National Park, Kinigi, Rwanda
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          • Average8%
          • Poor5%
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          1 - 5 of 259 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          We started our safaris in Uganda with the plan to end it with Rwanda for our first Gorilla trekking. The Lodge is close to Volcanoes National Park Headquarters. Upon our arrival at the Lodge we were given a welcome tea which refreshed us after that...More

          1  Thank Tim V
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We stayed 3 nights at Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge for our Gorilla trekking and Golden Monkey trekking, we loved this place. They have a very perfect location as a starting point of gorilla trekking or any other activity in volcanoes National park. The staff was...More

          1  Thank theonlyjp544
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We stayed for 3 nights. The staff will do anything they can to make you comfortable. The food is good and safe and lots of fruit available with every meal. Even though you are in the African greenbelt near the equator, this place is at...More

          Thank Spudrunner
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          This hotel offers very good food and friendly staff but damp and somewhat cold rooms (perhaps weather dependent) although there are portable heaters in the rooms. The upside here is that you are at what is likely the number one tourist attraction in the entire...More

          1  Thank Biker72
          Response from Emmanuel G, Public Relations Manager at Le Bambou Gorilla LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

          Hello, Thank you for having stayed at our lodge. It's very nice to hear you've had pleasant visit. We always try to offer the best we can and for that fact we are trying to improve our rooms' heating systems especially during this cold &...More

          Reviewed March 25, 2017

          I’ve been visiting Le Bambou since 2011 when it was just a few double bandas, with some lovely flower beds and a little bit of bamboo. Now it sits in a virtual bamboo forest! The original bandas are made from volcanic rock and each has...More

          2  Thank CharlieBeau
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          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Price range
          • $200 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 9
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          • Location
          • Rwanda >
          • Northern Province >
          • Musanze District >
          • Kinigi
          • Also Known As
          • Le Bambou Gorilla Hotel Ruhengeri
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          mtklein72
          Is there a pool and do you provide mosquito nets?
          September 4, 2016|
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          Response from Emmanuel G | Property representative |
          No Pool but all our rooms got mosquito nets even though mosquito are not a problem in our lodge we are located in high altitudes, cool and very rare to sight mosquito.
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          Misha_Morgan
          Greetings. I would like to know if you can accommodate dietary allergies and also what type of adaptor is required if coming from the US. Many Thanks, Misha
          May 30, 2016|
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          Response from Emmanuel G | Property representative |
          Hello Misha, Thank you for getting in touch with us. Indeed we do accommodate people with dietary allergies on request. If you would like to stay with us, notify us about which foods you are allergic to during your booking... More
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          smgebhard
          Could you share the Gorilla Trek Africa website or email details as the one I found seemed to be quite out of date and referred to 2012 Many thanks
          January 12, 2016|
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          Response from Emmanuel G | Property representative |
          The Lodge has his own website and the email . So there is no need to share the email from Gorilla Tek Africa . Thanks The Management
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          "Room number 1 has WI-FI close to the main lounge"
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          "Cottage number 12 has the best view of volcanoes mountains."
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          "Rooms closer to Lobby are better, could get very dark to the far end rooms of the hotel."
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          "Sub standard - States it is a deluxe lodge. It's not in any stretch of the imagination"
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