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    Virunga Lodge

    Lake Bulera, Ruhengeri, Rwanda
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
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    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
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    “amazing views” (21 reviews)
    “other guests” (24 reviews)
    “twin lakes” (18 reviews)
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 259 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    You will be breathless upon arriving, but being awe-struck became the norm for us during our two night stay at Virunga Lodge. The views alone will have you searching for words, but the cottages, food, and welcoming staff and community members make your stay a...More

    1  Thank caitlin W
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Had a fantastic three-day stay at Virunga Lodge while gorilla and golden monkey trekking in Rwanda. The cottage was delightful, staff friendly and helpful and the food delicious. Gorillas were incredibly, mind-bogglingly, fabulously amazing!More

    Thank viv_s_2004
    Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Manager at Virunga LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Viv_s_2004, Thank you for your five-star ranking and review. We are delighted to read that you had a fantastic stay at Virunga Lodge and that you had an incredible gorilla tracking experience. We appreciate your positive feedback on the food, cottages and our staff....More

    Reviewed 18 July 2017

    We loved staying at Virunga Lodge while gorilla trekking. The lodge has views on all sides and offered exceptional service, facilities and food. While it takes a little longer to get the gorilla treks, we found the peaceful, intimate location to be perfect! The food...More

    Thank acg828892
    Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Manager at Virunga LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Acg88892, Thank you for your five-star ranking and for taking time to review us. We are delighted to read that of you loved your stay at Virunga Lodge and that you were offered exceptional service. We appreciate your positive feedback on the customer service,...More

    Reviewed 18 July 2017

    My wife and I only were able to stay at this lodge for one night because they were fully book, wish we can stay more nights. A very nice lodge, and every room is very private. It is a very nice place to relax and...More

    1  Thank Jxj4538
    Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Manager at Virunga LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Jx4538, Thank you for your five-star ranking and for taking time to write a review. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed the view at Virunga Lodge. We appreciate your positive feedback and hope you have a longer stay next time. Thanks again...More

    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    Visited two weeks ago with my partner and her 17 year old niece (niece's graduation present). We did the 3 hour drive north from Kigali and arrived at Virunga late afternoon. Our banda was was enchanting - clean, nicely decorated. The bathroom was stone and...More

    1  Thank Astilbe_Arendsii
    Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Manager at Virunga LodgeResponded 15 July 2017

    Dear Asteilbe_Arendsii, Thank you for your five-star ranking and for taking time to review. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay at Virunga lodge and that you liked the way the dinning room was set up. We appreciate your positive feedback, the...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
    • Rwanda >
    • Northern Province >
    • Musanze District >
    • Ruhengeri
    • Also Known As
    • Virunga Hotel Ruhengeri ,
    • Virunga Lodge Rwanda/Ruhengeri
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    Traveller (323)
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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
    24 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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