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san francisco
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This lovely guest house was recommend to us by a friend in San Francisco. We spent one night in the new built part of the guest house with a fantastic sunset, sunrise and views of Kigali. The showers were lovely and modern with hot water and great water pressure (a welcome relief after spending 2 weeks in a small village...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights: our first time in Kigali and we needed lots of help. Ben (owner) and Scolastic (manager) and all their team looked after us beautifully. Clean, responsive, great view, beautiful gardens, helpful... highly recommended.

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Breda, The Netherlands
Reviewed December 3, 2016

A, for kigali, cheap guesthouse with good gets, showers and toilets. The staff is very friendly. The food is good, only you have to order your diner in the morning. in the guesthouse you feel yourself a welcome guest and they will do much to feel you comfortable.

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed November 26, 2016

Our USA medical team spent nearly 3 weeks at this wonderful guest house. The staff is so helpful, friendly and did everything to ensure a remarkable stay. Our team works with the GNGH staff to facilitate a special group for newly bereaved people. GNGH not only provides housing for our team but also hosts the grief group, providing delicious lunches...

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Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

Not sure how many times we have stayed, but it's quite a lot! New extension is great, lovely views, good quality rooms, lots of hot water for shower and super gardens. Excellent Value, and the superb hospitality by Ben and his team is just brilliant.

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Reviewed October 31, 2016

Very friendly staff who make sure you don't get homesick. We were a big group and theyou handled us very well. They have very fast WIFI. Also have some of the best bed making skills and creativity after being out the whole day in the heat it's nice to rest in the garden. Thank you Ben, Grace, Scholastic and Clement....

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Kailua, Hawaii
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Based on Trip Advisor reviews we booked GNGH for a week in October 2016, as a base from which to visit 3 children we sponsor through Compassion International. What a wonderful place to return to each day after long drives on dirt paths in farm communities across Rwanda. The peace and calm ambience were healing. The rooms in the new...

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Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

This is the second time we have stayed at The Good News Hostel. We first came in 2014. It just gets better and better. The new build accommodation is excellent.. The staff are well trained, motivated and a joy to meet., the food is very good and everyone we met were so helpful. Thank you for a lovely stay.

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Dumbarton, Scotland
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I return to Rwanda every year as part of a charity group. We've been staying at Good News Guest House since 2013 and I can safely say that the quality of service and food is second to none!! We were there in July/August 2016 and were delighted to see that the extension that was being started when...

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Since I last visited the guest house now has an amazing new extension with excellent quality part rooms with ensure showers with abundant supplies of hot water!! Added to the friendly English speaking staff, warm welcome and great food available for lunch dinner and packed lunches - a must place to stay when in Kigali. With a mix of rooms...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
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  • Restaurant
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Good News Guest House

Address: Gikondo Road, Kigali, Rwanda
Location: Rwanda > Kigali Province > Kigali
Price Range: $67 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Get rooms in the new block though will be priced higher.”
 of 5 bubbles 449mumbic, Oct 31, 2016 | Read review
“Both rooms we stayed in new building were quiet and great for sleeping.”
 of 5 bubbles uilamaboy, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
“Room 10: bigger, comfortably accommodated our boys' travel beds. On the parking lot side, though, and far from the internet router.”
 of 5 bubbles CSmart005, Nov 9, 2015 | Read review
“Try and get a room on the garden side”
 of 5 bubbles saintjag, Jul 7, 2015 | Read review
“All rooms were very good!”
 of 5 bubbles 956amyw, Mar 18, 2015 | Read review
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