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    Virunga Lodge

    Lake Bulera, Ruhengeri, Rwanda
    011 250 788 302 069
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    Overview
    • Excellent76%
    • Very good16%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “amazing views” (22 reviews)
    “other guests” (26 reviews)
    “wake up call” (18 reviews)
    Breakfast included
    Bar/Lounge
    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
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    1 - 5 of 266 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    i've travelled a lot, and seen a lot of so called luxury places, this is probably not so luxurious in terms of amenities, but it is an absolute luxury to be fortunate to spend some nights there. They treat you like a queen, the service...More

    1  Thank spaceandtime
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    From pickup at Kigali airport to the return trip to Kigali and everything in between, excellent service, beautiful location, very good food, great guides and staff. Comfortable cottages with all amenities.

    Thank Dasha M
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Wow. I have been fortunate enough to stay at some lovely places around the world. The setting here is just so magical. One of the prettiest, and most majestic, views I have seen anywhere. The cottages are huge, and have a great deal of charm....More

    Thank go12345
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We had a most enjoyable two night stay here to do out Gorilla trekking. Our room was amazing with beautiful views, each night a fire was lit in our room. Food was lovely although to sit evening meals are round a large table with other...More

    Thank travelmadNorthampton
    Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Manager at Virunga LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear TravelmadNorthampton, Thank you for your five-star ranking and review. We are delighted to read that you had an amazing time tracking the gorillas in Rwanda and an enjoyable two night stay at Virunga Lodge. Thank you for sharing your comments on the dinner setting....More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed at multiple camps and lodges throughout our Africa honeymoon and our experience at Virunga was the least pleasant. The main lodge area with the bar is nicely decorated and has a cool fireplace. It is rustic (and probably eco friendly) and has amazing...More

    2  Thank HanBergs
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
    • Rwanda >
    • Northern Province >
    • Musanze District >
    • Ruhengeri
    • Also Known As
    • Virunga Hotel Ruhengeri
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    Hotel & Grounds (185)
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    Diventurecorp
    12 April 2016|
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    Response from Linda B | Reviewed this property |
    It's about 3 1/2 hours. We had a driver so I can't give you a cost. Volcanoes safaris might be able to help with transport.
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    David H
    23 February 2016|
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    Response from justgotravel | Reviewed this property |
    Just google Volcanoes safaris Virunga lodge. I found it right away. It has a large picture, just click on "website".
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms have great views. Consider splurging for the large, honeymoon bungalow."
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    "All rooms come with views, one side to the lake the other to the mountains"
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    "All rooms have great views, half with sunrise and half with sunset views"
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    "If you are traveling with small children you may want to share a cottage."
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