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Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I were there over New Year's Eve for three days. What a gorgeous setting! Yes, it is pretty close to where we had to go to meet our guides for the gorilla trekking, which was successful! Everything was perfect at Sabinyo. While...More

Thank Rosegirl324
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow this is a really fabulous lodge. Everything had been done to ensure we didn’t need for anything. We were greeted by the incredibly welcoming and friendly Philip and Charlie. We were so well looked after by everyone but Ernest looked after us so well...More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved this lodge, and the people who run it. It was a very special place, tucked away up high. The food was terrific as was the staff. Would definitely recommend this lodge to anyone. On our last day, the owner packed us all chicken...More

Thank marjb36
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Trekking to see the mountain gorillas of Rwanda was our best travel experience so far and didn't disappoint in any way. Staying at the fabulous Saybinyo Silverback Lodge added to this wonderful experience. We were recommended the property by our agent in Nairobi, Tin Trunk...More

Thank Dom T
Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Great review..Thank you! We are so pleased you enjoyed the Lodge and liked our refurbishment, its such a lovely position and the convenience to the head quarters and the park does make it easy. The Gorillas of course do all the rest!! Come back tomorrow!...More

Reviewed December 27, 2017

We stayed at the Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge for our gorilla trek. The rooms are really comfortable and well-appointed. The managers Phillip and Charlie were delightful people. We had dinner with them one night and thoroughly enjoyed their company. They renovated the entire lodge, which was...More

Thank AbrahamLincolnCPA
Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review, we are so pleased you enjoyed the Lodge and liked our renovations! We like them too!! We do ope you will have the chance to come back and do it all again? Very best wishes from us all at...More

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autumnfoods
June 17, 2017|
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Response from Musiara | Property representative |
No. You don't need an electronic converter. There are plugs for US current
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April 19, 2017|
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Dear Abi1985, Tripadvisor does not allow us to post email addresses or website addresses. Please instead contact us via our facebook page "Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge" and we can give you the details from there. All the... More
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March 4, 2017|
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Response from Tony S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. And gaiters, gloves,raincoats and hats
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"If you don't want to walk too far to the room/villa, ask in advance for a villa closest to the lodge."
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