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Gorilla's Nest / Jack Hanna Cottage

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AMENITIES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Wifi
Pool
Suites
Fitness center
Kitchenette
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay in Rwanda when we booked our Gorilla safari in Rwanda through friendly Gorillas Safaris was incredible. The customer care at gorilla nest Lodge is great. The scenic view that can easily let you bump into a Gorilla is extremely awesome.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank fidelj992
Reviewed May 3, 2017

This place was so comfortable and welcoming. we loved having it as a beginning and end point for our gorilla trekking. Judith and the staff were so warm and helpful. the house had everything we needed and on beautiful grounds. the food was good. not...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank LeoraLesh
Reviewed March 13, 2016

This was a wonderful, cozy cottage located on the grounds of the Gorilla's Nest. It is a beautiful cottage that is owned by Jack Hanna, an famous American Zoo keeper. It is a quiet location with large rooms and plenty of space to relax. It...More

Date of stay: February 2016
1  Thank Mercury752
Reviewed September 22, 2015

My husband and I were greeted warmly by the staff of the Jack Hanna cottage and by the manager, Judith. It is a comfortable home with beautifully landscaped grounds. Our tour company suggested putting monies in envelopes for each lodge that we were staying in...More

Date of stay: September 2015
11  Thank Amy H
Reviewed September 21, 2015

We spent three nights at this beautiful property with a group of friends after our successful Kilimanjaro climb. Though we had an outstanding experience with Tusker Trail on the mountain, the large comfortable beds, high thread count linens, cozy fireplace and hot and cold running...More

Date of stay: September 2015
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From the hotel's website: The Gorillas Nest Lodge recently sustained fire damage to its main public building. This has limited the operational capacity of the lodge until the main Lounge and Dining Room are More restored. The Lodge remains open for single family or friends groups of up to 8 pax who will be accommodated in the famous Hanna Cottage (max 4 pax) and adjacent Ranch Rooms (max 4 pax) on the property with all meals prepared by a private chef in the Hanna Cottage. The Hanna Cottage was recently renovated to 5-star standards and ranks as the finest accommodation available in the region. Guests are hereby notified that some noise associated with demolition and reconstruction of the main public building, limited to normal daylight hours, is likely. The owners and management of the property apologize for any inconvenience caused and wish to assure all guests staying on the property in the intervening period of continuing excellent and personalized service. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Number of rooms
174
Also Known As
Gorillas Nest Ruhengeri
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Hotel Gorillas Nest
Location
Rwanda > Northern Province > Musanze District > Kinigi
Hotel class
Number of rooms
174
Also Known As
Gorillas Nest Ruhengeri
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Hotel Gorillas Nest
Location
Rwanda > Northern Province > Musanze District > Kinigi
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Dining (3)
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FarAway810258
March 17, 2016|
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Response from Mercury752 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, sorry, but our stay was part of a four week package, so hard to separate out the cost. We booked through The African Adventure Company. They are a great company and perhaps they can give you an idea of costs. It is... More
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"There are only 2 bedrooms rooms so perfect for a family to share."
MargMToronto
Jul 28, 2015
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"Private cottages with fireplaces and bathtubs."
clenor2013
Jul 3, 2015
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"We were a family of 5 (grandmother with us) so we needed (or benefited from) 3 bedrooms. The third bedroom..."
JRoz
Jan 9, 2015
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"Only two rooms, both the same i believe."
sek07
Dec 23, 2014
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