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Virunga Lodge

Virunga Lodge is a luxury property set on the foothills overlooking the volcanoes and shimmering lakes Twin Ruhondo and Bulera. The lodge has eight bandas, each with a unique view of the surrounding landscape.



Virunga Lodge is found on a hilltop overviewing the Virunga volcanoes and the Musanze valley to the west and Twin Lake of Burera and Ruhondo to the East. This is one of the luxury establishments in Rwanda and particularly in Volcanoes National Park.

The lodge is located in a spectacular location overlooking the Virunga volcanoes and shimmering lakes Ruhondo and Bulera.

The magnificent Virunga Safari Lodge, set on a stunning hillside, has eight bandas with a panoramic view of the Virunga volcanoes and the lakes Ruhondo and Bulera. The terraced gardens on this high ridge are now well established, with a magical sunken paradise garden as their focal point. Aside from gorilla tracking , clients can climb a volcano, track the golden monkey, visit Dian Fossey’s grave or go for gentle strolls around the picturesque villages near the lakes. Three hours’ drive from Kigali or a long day’s drive from Kampala.

Virunga Lodge is credited for its distinctly decorated rooms which come with unique Rwandan style. Tourists are also guaranteed of delicious food best prepared by professional chefs. The lodge also employs well-sourced experienced waiters and waitresses. Its accommodation is at its best offering ultimate comfort any traveler expects of a luxury accommodation facility.

Virunga Lodge is a luxury hospitality setup with 10 comfortable bandas. Each of the bandas features a private terrace for you to enjoy the excellent sunrise over the beautiful Virunga mountains and the Twin Lakes of Burera and Ruhondo. On every Banda, there is an independent fireplace, charging point, shower room. Virunga Lodge also has 2 deluxe bandas; Ibirunga and Ibiyaga each with private sitting rooms and uniquely designed interiors.

The facilities and services at Virunga Lodge Rwanda

Virunga Lodge Rwanda consists of incredible facilities and offers amazing services. These include spa, Wi-Fi, private sitting rooms, 2 deluxe suites, terrace, 10 stone guest bandas, cocktail, whisky and premium wine menus, shower, solar heated water and others.

Getting to Virunga Lodge Rwanda

Virunga Lodge is an exceptional gorilla safari lodge within Volcanoes National Park. set in the Northern Province of Rwanda. It can be reached by road using a 4WD vehicle and you can spend about 2-3 hours’ drive from Kigali capital city of Rwanda.

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