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    Virunga Lodge

    Lake Bulera, Ruhengeri, Rwanda
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good16%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “amazing views” (21 reviews)
    “other guests” (24 reviews)
    “twin lakes” (18 reviews)
    Breakfast included
    Bar/Lounge
    Paid Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 257 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    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
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    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

    Thank Jxj4538
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    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 1 week ago

    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

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I stayed at Virunga Lodge on a trip arranged by Volcanoes Safaries. Everything from start to finish was excellent and extremely well organised, from Kigali pick up to return drop off at the airport the experience was professional and friendly. The hotel is in a...More

    1  Thank WilliamRice68
    Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Manager at Virunga LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear WilliamRice68, Thank you for your five-star ranking and for taking time to review. We are delighted to read that your trip was extremely well organised from start to finish and that you had a unforgettable gorilla trek and village walk. We appreciate your positive...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed at Virunga for two nights. The lodge is set high on a hill with 360 degree views of the 6 volcanoes and two lakes. Each room (called a banda) is named after a different lake and is set with amazing views and privacy....More

    Thank Les P
    Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Manager at Virunga LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Les P, Thank you for your five-star ranking and for taking time to review. We appreciate your positive feedback on our customer service, the staff at the lodge will be delighted with your comments. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon at...More

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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • 8
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    • Rwanda >
    • Northern Province >
    • Musanze District >
    • Ruhengeri
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    • Virunga Hotel Ruhengeri
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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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    "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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