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    Orchids Safari Club

    Lake Kivu | Bukavu, Bukavu, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          Traveller (40)
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          Overview
          • Excellent29%
          • Very good52%
          • Average11%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible4%
          7 Nov 2016
          “Best in town”
          14 Aug 2016
          “The place to be in Bukavu”
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
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          Bar/Lounge
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          1 - 5 of 62 reviews

          Reviewed 31 March 2017

          Orchids is a funny place. At first glance, it's excellent - nice rooms, nice restaurant, nice views. But the food, although tasty (and it was tasty), was ridiculously expensive and took an unbelievably long time - between 1,5 and 2 hours on the two nights...More

          Thank LifeThroughALens
          Reviewed 14 February 2017

          I was in Bukavu for Business. A Documentary Project. Spending time at the Orchids was a great way to unwind at the end of the day. I loved my room and when I return, I will be going back to the Orchids.

          Thank JASON W
          Reviewed 3 January 2017

          A visible drop on quality and service since the departure of the managers. The meals portions have been divided by two and the price of all meals increased by almost 20 % No more EC / VISA credit card facility Now all in cash ......More

          Thank unclejoe2017
          Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

          Beautiful place and probably best in town. Good value for money as you will find nice and clean rooms, helpful staff, great food and nice drinks. Belgian quality stands. It comes with a price but hey, everything works! Power, water hot and cold, even internet...More

          Thank Stijn D
          Reviewed 18 October 2016

          I have visited the Orchid many times in the past, and the place is one of my favourites in Africa. It is well designed, comfortable, offers outstanding service, and, a great plus, employees remain the same for years and recognise their former customers. The only...More

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          • Free Internet
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
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          • Laundry Service
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Dry Cleaning
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          • Restaurant
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 28
          • Location
          • Democratic Republic of the Congo >
          • South Kivu Province >
          • Bukavu
          • Also Known As
          • Orchids Safari Club Hotel Bukavu
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          Traveller (40)
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          Pool & Beach (1)
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          "Sorry this remains the more acceptable hotel in Bukavu but poor quality of service and management..."
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          "Do not take the room next to the reception as it has no view and you will be waken early in the morning by..."
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          "Wifi is very slow and unreliable. Use Vodacom 3G for a better connection in reasonable price."
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          "I haven't explored anything but my room, number 16 if I'm correct, in an annex close to the..."
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