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    Nyungwe Forest Lodge

    Nyungwe Forest, Gafunzo 00250, Rwanda
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    Overview
    • Excellent83%
    • Very good10%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Laundry Service
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Nyungwe Top View Hill Hotel
    95 reviews
    #1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Gisakura
     
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    #5 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Gisenyi
     
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    1 - 5 of 226 reviews

    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

    1  Thank Schnapsie
    Reviewed March 2, 2017

    In the middle of a tea plantation lies this little oasis. Good starting point for chimp- and golden monkey trekking. The rooms were big and well equipped and the food was really great. We also tried massage at the SPA and it was exceeding expectations...More

    Thank UllaBella018
    Reviewed February 25, 2017

    Stayed there for 3 nights and among the 8 hotels or so that we stayed in Rwanda and Uganda (all top rated) this was by far the best. Food, tea and service were exceptional, the rooms are awesome. The tea ceremony is a must see!.

    Thank Francisco G
    Reviewed January 19, 2017

    Wonderful location, although the actual mountain view is not that spectacular. We were not able to afford to stay here, but we did have a drink and dinner. Crazy expensive for house wine and the pour was 'small', $8. You can get the same wine...More

    2  Thank Elizabeth J
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • $179 - $279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Location
    • Rwanda >
    • Western Province >
    • Gafunzo
    • Also Known As
    • Nyungwe Forest Hotel Kigali
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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 Neil M | 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 Neil M | 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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    "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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    "All of the rooms are separate from others and look out on to the forest"
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