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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good54%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Fabulous staff. Beautiful location. The rooms are tidy. Apparently not all rooms have hot water. Mine did. Food okay not fabulous but the location and staff made up for that. I booked a boat trip through the hotel and I personally think I was over...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

The views are amazing. The WiFi speed depends on the day. The food is decent depending on what you get. Dorm rooms are cheap if you don’t mind sharing and cold showers. It’s the closest hotel to town in Kibuye.

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights at home saint Jean and it was really Nice. Our room was clean, confortable and we had a really Nice view of the lake. Food is ok and not too expensive. The only bad thing is that you Can not swim...More

Thank malta237
Reviewed 14 January 2018

We spent 12 days in Rwanda and were amased by the kind, polite and wonderful people and great places we encountered everywhere. Until we came to Kibuye and Home Saint Jean... The staff is fooling tourists to take over-priced taxis and boat-rides15 times the normal...More

Thank Gabrielle Ö
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We came here to chill a bit after a great time in Akagera National Park. The views from the guest house over the lake are superb, the sunbirds visiting the flowering tulip tree suitably glossy, and the waiters and waitresses helpful and efficient. The receptionist...More

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bobinathens
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Response from Faustin L | Reviewed this property |
Their email: homesaintjean @ ymail. com
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Lee K
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Response from Sed566 | Reviewed this property |
I think it is possible. It will just require you to inform the manager of course to get a permission.
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Michelle B
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Michelle I don't have one, but I know a man who will.... Contact Pieter at TR Companion in Kigali he will have details. He's the go to guy! TR are on Trip advisor. Hope that helps!
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"Wonderful views from the front"
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"Room 39 (Single standard ensuite room) has windows on both sides - extra light and breeze!"
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"Rooms near the dining area will be loud in the evenings."
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"All rooms look nice to me. The rainy season when I was here did not warrant airconditioning. Make sure..."
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