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Lethbridge, Ab
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Thanks for a well-liked uneventful stay....I felt safe and secure in our well cared for surroundings, the breakfast was great and nutritious, the rooms clean and neat with mosquito nets above each bed. The internet worked in the breakfast room.

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The room is clean and comfortable, with good wifi connection. The staff is friendly and helpful, i enjoyed my stay there. I am scoring it 4/5 because only cold breakfast available. Otherwise nice homely place to stay. Keep up the good work

Thank Thembani M
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I've been here with a big group of students from Ben Gorion university for 10 days. The place is very clean, the staff is wonderful and the food is delicious! If you come to kigali I highly reccomand to stay here!

Thank Daniellemtal555
Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 July 2016

I'm heading to Kigali for 4 weeks later in the year. Wouldn't stay anywhere else. I've been here twice before. Staff are so friendly. Rooms clean and spacious with mosquito nets. Food is amazing. Very safe. Overall I would highly recommend Solace.

Thank Helen L
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Guesthouse is great - beds are comfortable, rooms are large. Very clean and well-taken care of. The chef is FANTASTIC, food is delicious. Some things aren't great - internet fails often, water pressure is bad, walls are thin and you can hear everything outside.

Thank Elaine t
Muskego, Wisconsin
Reviewed 18 September 2015

My husband and I were pleased to spend 21 days at Solace Guest House, and especially appreciated the warmth and hospitality of the staff. It provided an awesome "home base" for our time in Kigali and surrounding areas.

Thank Laurie H
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

The Internet was an issue they on clean your room if you request but you can just leave and come back to find your room just the same way you left it. You need to know French to survive in this hotel. Otherwise you'll be explaining yourself using gestures almost every time. For food you can go out and eat....

Thank Machelitoh
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

In a nice area and very clean. It is not fancy, but very adequate. Has nice balconies off rooms. Breakfast is toast, fruit, ham???, boiled eggs, cereal, coffee and hot water. Christian run. Benefits widows of genocide. It is a 4 in Africa where you don't have a lot of money to spend.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Stayed here with a small missions team, perfect place. Rooms are big, beds are comfortable, warm shower ( though it's a bathtub and shower hose, you get the entire bathroom soaked, they could easily install shower curtains to prevent this). Fairly quiet place, though the nearby rooster and military team start up at 6am. Delicious food, the chef is very...

Thank Elaine t
Westlake, Ohio
Reviewed 17 February 2015

We stayed here for four nights and it was a wonderful experience. The Guest House is very clean, beds are comfortable, and having an ensuite bathroom makes for a pleasant experience. Meals served here are outstanding and one of the great pleasures of our trip was eating breakfast on the outdoor patio, overlooking a beautiful part of the city. The...

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Address: Kacyiru, Kigali, Rwanda
Region: Rwanda > Kigali Province > Kigali
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“Listen for the birds chirping to wake you up in the morning!”
 of 5 bubbles H255ZWjulieh, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Super comfortable mattresses! Fans and laundry service are available.”
 of 5 bubbles LaurieH154, 17 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Try to get a room that doesn't look out of the city because local dogs howl in the night. make sure your room has a cupboard with a working lock.”
 of 5 bubbles BeckyTinsley, 5 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Rooms in conference center do not have balconies. Rooms in main retreat house have balconies. Those overlooking the valley have better views. No elevator and no rooms on ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles PhilipM881, 1 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Rooms in the 'old' building I liked much better than the ones in the new building. They are a bit more airy, I'd say, and have balconies. Choose one not too close to the kitchen, as they work till late and start back early.”
 of 5 bubbles LeontineC_13, 12 Apr 2013 | Read review
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