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Nyungwe Forest Lodge

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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good10%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“tea plantation”(95 reviews)
“nyungwe forest”(34 reviews)
“main building”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This lodge is a gem. It was absolutely beautiful. The lodge is situated amongst tea plantations. It's quite a journey by road depending on where you are travelling from. We were driving from the volcanoes national park and it was quite a long drive. The...More

1  Thank Maria A
Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

and it is INCREDIBLE! Tell Justin (the manager) that Tony sent you because they nailed "the details"! the staff was super helpful. the food was amazing. exec chef named "Treasure" was truly that. he came from One and Only Cape town. His rise to his...More

1  Thank Tony N
Reviewed September 27, 2017

What an amazing place, breathtaking scenary, amazingly fresh air , the surrounding tea plantation and the beutiful hills, the wooden villas, i would recommend this to any one who is looking for a romantic location

1  Thank Eddy A
Reviewed June 23, 2017

Nyungwe Forest Lodge was a perfect spot for a 3 night stop that allowed us to visit the golden and colobus monkeys and chimpanzees. The room was very spacious, modern and opening onto the forest. The meals were also of a high standard and the...More

Thank Francis B
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Accommodation is in beautiful chalets facing into the rain forest alive with birds and monkeys. Surrounded by a large tea plantation. The main building of the hotel overlooks the beautifully green tea plantation. It is modern, clean and a warm ambiance. Each evening log fires...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Room Service
Business Center with Internet Access
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Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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$1,189 - $1,613 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$1,189 - $1,613 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Daniel M
February 16, 2016|
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Response from Larry K | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Do it with no reservations! They will be in heaven! But as a teacher, make them read a little together about the monkeys so that they will be even more excited to see them. Have fun!!
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nancyrose1945
January 31, 2015|
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Response from Newmark_Manager | Property representative |
Good Day Thank you for getting in touch. Yes, you will need to have gaiters, pants and jackets like a trek to the gorillas. There are different areas for the chimps with some easy to moderate as well as some difficult... More
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nancyrose1945
January 30, 2015|
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Response from Newmark_Manager | Property representative |
Good day Thanks for getting in touch. Yes you will need to have gaiters, pants and jackets. We recommend bringing your own trekking gear as we do not sell them at our lodge. Hope this helps. Regards Neil
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"Try get villas close to the dining area hihihih"
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"All rooms have views into the rain forest."
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"I think all rooms look out towards the forest - end rooms may be quieter"
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"Rooms are gorgeous but those nearer to the lobby may be more successful with wifi"
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