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    Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge

    | Volcanoes National Park, Kinigi, Rwanda
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    • Excellent48%
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    • Average8%
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    “national park” (35 reviews)
    “fire place” (22 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 235 reviews

    Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

    We started our safaris in Uganda with the plan to end it with Rwanda for our first Gorilla trekking. The Lodge is close to Volcanoes National Park Headquarters. Upon our arrival at the Lodge we were given a welcome tea which refreshed us after that...More

    2  Thank Tim V
    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    We stayed 3 nights at Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge for our Gorilla trekking and Golden Monkey trekking, we loved this place. They have a very perfect location as a starting point of gorilla trekking or any other activity in volcanoes National park. The staff was...More

    2  Thank theonlyjp544
    Reviewed 2 June 2017

    We stayed for 3 nights. The staff will do anything they can to make you comfortable. The food is good and safe and lots of fruit available with every meal. Even though you are in the African greenbelt near the equator, this place is at...More

    2  Thank Spudrunner
    Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

    This hotel offers very good food and friendly staff but damp and somewhat cold rooms (perhaps weather dependent) although there are portable heaters in the rooms. The upside here is that you are at what is likely the number one tourist attraction in the entire...More

    1  Thank Biker72
    Response from Emmanuel G, Public Relations Manager at Le Bambou Gorilla LodgeResponded 30 May 2017

    Hello, Thank you for having stayed at our lodge. It's very nice to hear you've had pleasant visit. We always try to offer the best we can and for that fact we are trying to improve our rooms' heating systems especially during this cold &...More

    Reviewed 25 March 2017

    I’ve been visiting Le Bambou since 2011 when it was just a few double bandas, with some lovely flower beds and a little bit of bamboo. Now it sits in a virtual bamboo forest! The original bandas are made from volcanic rock and each has...More

    3  Thank CharlieBeau
    Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 200 - US$ 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Rwanda >
    • Northern Province >
    • Musanze District >
    • Kinigi
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    • Le Bambou Gorilla Hotel Ruhengeri
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    Room & Suite (81)
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    Bathroom (6)
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    mtklein72
    4 September 2016|
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    Response from Emmanuel G | Property representative |
    No Pool but all our rooms got mosquito nets even though mosquito are not a problem in our lodge we are located in high altitudes, cool and very rare to sight mosquito.
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    Misha_Morgan
    31 May 2016|
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    Response from Emmanuel G | Property representative |
    Hello Misha, Thank you for getting in touch with us. Indeed we do accommodate people with dietary allergies on request. If you would like to stay with us, notify us about which foods you are allergic to during your booking... More
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    smgebhard
    13 January 2016|
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    Response from Emmanuel G | Property representative |
    The Lodge has his own website and the email . So there is no need to share the email from Gorilla Tek Africa . Thanks The Management
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    Room Tips
    "Room number 1 has WI-FI close to the main lounge"
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    "Cottage number 12 has the best view of volcanoes mountains."
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    "Rooms closer to Lobby are better, could get very dark to the far end rooms of the hotel."
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    "Sub standard - States it is a deluxe lodge. It's not in any stretch of the imagination"
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