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Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

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Reviewed December 17, 2016

Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge was our third port of call in Rwanda and was our initial starting point to the gorillas in the highlands of Rwanda (the Gorillas in the Mist experience). What can one say about this facility but excellent.After a short trip from Arusha...More

2  Thank Meyer C
Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded February 16, 2017

Dear Meyer, Thank you so much from all of us here at Sabyinyo for this raving and very detailed review that has absolutely captured the essence of our amazing Team here and Rwandan hospitality and of course the incredible Mountain Gorillas. I am sure other...More

Reviewed December 4, 2016

Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge is a dream. From the moment you arrive, every detail is considered. The lodge is amazing. It is truly five star plus in every respect. The food is superb, the hospitality is over the top. You are made to feel as if...More

1  Thank Marc H
Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded December 6, 2016

Dear Marc, Thank you so much from all of us here at Sabyinyo for this raving and detailed review that has absolutely captured the essence of our amazing Team here and Rwandan hospitality. It was such a pleasure having you here with us all and...More

Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

We stayed two nights at the Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge and we loved it! The staff could not have been more polite and accommodating. The room was so cozy and comfortable. The gorilla trek was an awesome experience. If I ever come back, which I hope...More

Thank ConfYank
Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded November 26, 2016

Thank you for this lovely lovely review. We are so glad you had such a fantastic experience with us all here in Rwanda. SO lovely to hear that the amazing spirit of the lodge, the amazing Sabyinyo staff and of course the Gorillas captured you,...More

Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

Truly amazing stay, very lucky to have two wonderful treks with gorillas. Gilbert was a friendly and knowledgeable guide. Food was delicious and always gluten free options available. Accommodation was of a very high standard and the staff were all super helpful and friendly.More

Thank mrsnicolanoel
Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded November 21, 2016

Thank you both so much for this review. It was such a pleasure having you here and we are really happy you enjoyed your time with us here at the lodge as well as the amazing Gorillas. We will pass this feedback on to Gilbert...More

Reviewed November 6, 2016

We stayed at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge for three nights and it was terrific. The staff were so attentive and they made everything we asked for happen. The grounds were beautifully kept and you really felt like you were in the middle of the wilderness. Fires...More

Thank gregandjimmy
Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded November 17, 2016

Dear Jimmy, Thank you for your lovely review from all of us here at the Lodge. It was such a pleasure having you both here with us at the Lodge. We have No doubt the two of you will be back for a 3rd time...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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abi1985
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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schlbb
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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"all the same that i could tell"
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"We stayed in C1, beautiful room with fireplace and windows to take advantage of the jungle. Front patio has..."
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"S1 is fabulous if you can cope with the extra steps to the top of the property"
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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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