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    Virunga Lodge

    Lake Bulera, Ruhengeri, Rwanda
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good16%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “amazing views” (21 reviews)
    “other guests” (24 reviews)
    “twin lakes” (18 reviews)
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 262 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We stayed at multiple camps and lodges throughout our Africa honeymoon and our experience at Virunga was the least pleasant. The main lodge area with the bar is nicely decorated and has a cool fireplace. It is rustic (and probably eco friendly) and has amazing...More

    Thank HanJS
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Virunga is the most wonderful site in the world, but that is not the best about this lodge. Local warriors and beautiful dancers welcomed us upon arrival. Pure local culture at its very best. We sat on the terrace overlooking the lake, had a drink...More

    Thank Bicounette1009
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife and I stayed for 3 nights at Virunga Lodge. This was our holiday “blow out”, while we were there for gorilla trekking. It didn’t disappoint. Our cottage was spacious and luxurious, with an amazing view over a nearby lake. The food was excellent...More

    Thank burridgefamilynz
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    You will be breathless upon arriving, but being awe-struck became the norm for us during our two night stay at Virunga Lodge. The views alone will have you searching for words, but the cottages, food, and welcoming staff and community members make your stay a...More

    1  Thank caitlin W
    Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

    Had a fantastic three-day stay at Virunga Lodge while gorilla and golden monkey trekking in Rwanda. The cottage was delightful, staff friendly and helpful and the food delicious. Gorillas were incredibly, mind-bogglingly, fabulously amazing!More

    Thank viv_s_2004
    Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Manager at Virunga LodgeResponded 29 July 2017

    Dear Viv_s_2004, Thank you for your five-star ranking and review. We are delighted to read that you had a fantastic stay at Virunga Lodge and that you had an incredible gorilla tracking experience. We appreciate your positive feedback on the food, cottages and our staff....More

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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
    • Rwanda >
    • Northern Province >
    • Musanze District >
    • Ruhengeri
    • Also Known As
    • Virunga Hotel Ruhengeri ,
    • Virunga Lodge Rwanda/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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