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    Umobano Hotel

    Boulevard de l'Umuganda, Kigali 30004, Rwanda
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    Overview
    • Excellent1%
    • Very good30%
    • Average46%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible11%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 100 reviews

    Reviewed 13 January 2017

    I have previously stayed in Umobano hotel and I always feel they could do better. It is an okay hotel, located in a quiet and good place close to other restaurants. The rooms are spacious and food is great. Service is wonderful and the waiters...More

    1  Thank Patrick M
    Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

    If your criteria are a clean bed and working aircon then this place will be fine for you. If you love brown tiles in the bathroom and carpet with paint from the skirting board all round the room then you will be in your element....More

    Thank arborfieldman
    Reviewed 5 September 2016

    The hotel has a long French management history, Accor, Meridien, Novotel. Since some years it is owned by the Governement of Rwanda. Some details are not so nice in this hotel, the hospitality of the crew makes your stay as you wished. Prices are reasonable....More

    Thank Berend H
    Reviewed 7 August 2016

    My room has probably last been renovated in the seventies. The carpet had waves in it the size of small hills, the sheets were stained, and the general ambiance was a bit over-priced and down-at-the heels. The internet was slow and the connection poor (I...More

    Thank MMMMIIII
    Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

    Has the dilapidated looks of a place that's not well taken care of. Didn't stay here but we had lunch and refreshing drinks with my daughters. You have a feeling the fish and meet for the burger I had, had stayed for a while in...More

    Thank Faustin L
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 180 - US$ 293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 99
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    • Location
    • Rwanda >
    • Kigali Province >
    • Kigali
    • Also Known As
    • Novotel Kigali ,
    • Laico Umubano Kigali
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    Traveller (49)
    Dining (5)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (36)
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    muhire j
    2 February 2015|
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    Response from PeterEO | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure, but this is a new name. It was formally Novotel and just became Umubano a few year ago...
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    "Rooms facing the gardens are quiet once music stops & children at the pool quiet."
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    "Rooms on the pool side have better views. The step aerobics class is a must!"
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    "Try to stay on third floor or above."
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    "Rooms in the third floor seems fair"
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