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Shalom House Butare

Butare, Rwanda
9 reviews
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible11%
9 Sep 2017
“Appalling. Not where google thinks it is.”
9 Aug 2017
“Not what we expected”
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We booked through bookings.com and already things went wrong - the manager could not find our booking although this did not prove to be a problem. On bookings.com, it said WiFi, running water and breakfast were included, alas, none of these were available. The beds...More

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My friend and I booked a standard twin room here via a booking site and arrived expecting the amenities that had been listed there, as well as a room that resembled the ones in the photos on the site. Instead we were in a tiny...More

Thank claireemmamorris
Reviewed 25 June 2016

have stayed 2x (2009 and 2014). The last trip was with 14 so some stayed next door in a very very basic lodging associated with Shalom and the Anglican Archdiocese. This review is about the main B & B. The rooms are extremely large, each...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed two different times. Safe and secure. Has mosquito nets and hot water. 3 stars in Kigali but a 4 star in Butare. Stayed in deluxe rooms in separate two story building with wifi. On main road with secure parking. Walking distance to Nehemiah's best...More

Thank Casaamazi
Reviewed 19 July 2015

The room was very large with nice view but not particularly clean. The reception was very slow with checking in. The place has no charm and the breakfast was without any effort to make it nice. The location is rather far from the center and...More

Thank nmayorek
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USD 46 - USD 58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Rwanda > Southern Province > Butare
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"careful which section you book"
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"You will hear the call to prayer in the wee hours of the morning. But that is true everywhere in Butare!"
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"Huye, Guest House, Sleep in Huye"
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"Upstairs rooms have better view"
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