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    Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

    Adjacent To Parc National des Volcans, Kinigi, Rwanda
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    May 14
    May 15
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (390)
    Room & Suite (110)
    Dining (11)
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    Overview

    • Excellent85%
    • Very good11%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “the managers” (37 reviews)
    “the cottages” (34 reviews)
    “parking area” (13 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Free Internet
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    #2 of 8 Speciality lodging in Kinigi
     
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    1 - 5 of 342 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    From the minute we arrived and met our hosts, Phillip and Charlie, we were made to feel at home. The lodge is not only beautiful but we were pampered every minute. The main lodge has a very large common area, nice outdoor area and beautiful...More

    1  Thank GMSnRAS
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

    Dear GMSnRAS, Thank you very much for taking the time to review the lodge and for mentioning Ernest's good work- I will pass on the comments to him. Please do come and visit the lodge again one day. Kind regards, Alisa- Relief manager.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Rarely do I take time on a vacation to actually review a place that I have just left. I don't even know where to start. From the first introduction (a hot towel, a friendly smile and some great lemonade) we knew this was going to...More

    1  Thank schlbb
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

    Dear schlbb, Thank you so much for reviewing us so soon after leaving, and writing a great review at that ! It was such a pleasure having you both to stay and it was lovely that you were with us for your 26th wedding anniversary...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    When we arrived at the Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge we were certain that this will be great stay and we were very excited. Our expectations were more than fulfilled. Upon arriving at this very well looked after lodge we were greeted by the lovely hosting couple...More

    Thank marisor17
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

    Dear marisor17, Many thanks for taking the time to write us a review. On behalf of the whole team at Sabyinyo I'd like to thank you for choosing to stay here. I will pass your compliments on to the team and especially Peter- Kind regards,...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed at the Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge for two nights and we're so glad we chose to stay here. The room was charming, and spacious with a gorgeous fireplace that was always prepared before we got back. The beds are very comfortable and they arranged...More

    Thank nshah0
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

    Dear nshah0, Thank you so much for your lovely review; very impressive that you wrote it while you were still with us! I'm so glad that you enjoyed your stay at Sabyinyo and I know that you loved your time with the gorillas- the smiles...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had a wonderful time at the Sabuinyo Silverback Lodge where we stayed for four nights at the end of March. There were three of us, so they placed us in the "family cottage," which consists of one twin-bedded room with a large private bathroom...More

    Thank tourist22903
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

    Dear tourist22903, Many thanks for your very informative review of the lodge, I'm sure future guests will find it very helpful indeed. We hope you will get an opportunity to come and stay again one day! Kind regards, Alisa- Relief manager.

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    • Breakfast included
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    abi1985
    Hiya, I can't find contact details for this place. Can someone give me the website or an email address? Thanks.
    19 April 2017|
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    Response from Musiara | Property representative |
    Dear Abi1985, Tripadvisor does not allow us to post email addresses or website addresses. Please instead contact us via our facebook page "Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge" and we can give you the details from there. All the... More
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    schlbb
    Does the lodge have any day packs available for use for a gorilla trek? I really don't want to waste luggage space bringing one!
    4 March 2017|
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    Response from Tony S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do. And gaiters, gloves,raincoats and hats
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    KarenP057
    Can anyone tell me if gaiters are provided or if it's best to take your own. I'm going in June this year. Thanks.
    6 February 2017|
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    Response from Musiara | Property representative |
    Hi Rita, We have a selection of gators of all sizes for guests to use if they have not brought their own. Best Wishes, Musiara
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    Room Tips
    "be open minded."
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    "Suite 1 is far and high away from the lobby/dining area. Bring a flashlight!"
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    "Room S2. Best fireplace and close to the main lodge"
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    "They are separate rooms offered at the lodge."
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