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    Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

    Adjacent To Parc National des Volcans, Kinigi, Rwanda
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          Overview
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          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Internet
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          Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

          We visited the Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge with six other friends in order to visit the mountain gorillas in Rwanda. The lodge is stunning, located at the base of the Sabyinyo Mountain, with a short but steep hike from the parking lot. A complete, professional operation...More

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          Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded 18 February 2016

          Dear Katherine & Judith, Thank you very much for writing us this lovely review. We are delighted to hear that you loved the lodge. We really enjoyed having your group to stay with us. The cocktail party was a lot of fun and we are...More

          Reviewed 16 February 2016

          We picked the lodge because of its location to the gorilla trekking. From the minute we were picked up by Gilbert at the airport our family can only offer glowing reports. Gilbert treated us like a member of his family. His vehicle was spotless, his...More

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          Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded 18 February 2016

          Dear SWilliams1962, Thank you for taking the time to write this review and in particular for remembering and mentioning so many people on our team. It gives those mentioned a real boost of confidence to read how much our guests have appreciated their help &...More

          Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

          But loved the lodge as well. They meet our every need or want, and with a smile. Everyone was extremely professional and pleasant. We had a great visit and great gorilla treks...all perfect (except the entrance , as mentioned by others, is very steep. )More

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          Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded 13 February 2016

          Dear travellerQ6342IO, Thank you for your review complete with photos of your cottage, S2. I am really glad to hear that you felt well looked after by our team and that the gorillas lived up to expectations too. I hope we will welcome you both...More

          Reviewed 12 February 2016

          You cannot go wrong here folks. I would guess there are few, if any places that can live up to this place. Our hosts (Thor and Alisa) were outstanding and lead an incredible, gracious, and attentive staff. The cottages and lodge were immaculate and cozy...More

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          Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded 13 February 2016

          Dear Jeff S, Thank you for this lovely review. We really appreciate guests taking the time out of their busy schedules back home to put their thoughts together about their experience at Sabyinyo. Your words mean a great deal to Thor, myself and the rest...More

          Reviewed 31 January 2016

          We loved this place! Service, food and rooms were terrific. And the couple managing the place were very welcoming and always available to answer questions or just chat about the days adventures trekking to see the gorillas. The only thing to beware of is the...More

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          Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded 4 February 2016

          Dear Colorlady, Thanks very much for your review! Great to hear that you loved the service, food and rooms. It is certainly worth noting the hill as people should be aware of it before arriving here. But to be honest it can be climbed without...More

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          • Northern Province >
          • Musanze District >
          • Kinigi
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          autumnfoods
          Would like to know if I need a converter to US current.
          17 June 2017|
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          Response from PandaHouston | Reviewed this property |
          No. You don't need an electronic converter. There are plugs for US current and we had a power strip in our room for use.
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          abi1985
          Hiya, I can't find contact details for this place. Can someone give me the website or an email address? Thanks.
          19 April 2017|
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          Response from Musiara | Property representative |
          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
          Does the lodge have any day packs available for use for a gorilla trek? I really don't want to waste luggage space bringing one!
          5 March 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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          "be open minded."
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          "Suite 1 is far and high away from the lobby/dining area. Bring a flashlight!"
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          "Room S2. Best fireplace and close to the main lodge"
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          "They are separate rooms offered at the lodge."
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