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    Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

    Volcanoes National Park, Kinigi, Rwanda
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
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    • Average18%
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    “buffet style” (42 reviews)
    “gorilla trek” (118 reviews)
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    Reviewed 28 November 2016

    We had a 2 bedroom cottage for our family of 3: us two and our adult daughter. Each side had its own bathroom, very nice. It was cool in the evening. The fireplace was lit with charcoal which helped a little bit, but smelled. I...More

    2  Thank Donna_Lucky-Now
    Reviewed 13 November 2016

    The setting for the Mountain Gorilla View Lodge is spectacular and we had a cottage that looked right out to one of the mountains. The property seems to get high ratings which is a surprise because the facility is quite outdated. My guess is the...More

    Thank hkillary
    Response from 3BHOTELS, Public Relations Manager at Mountain Gorilla View LodgeResponded 14 January 2017

    Dear Guest, Greetings from the land of thousand hills. Thank you for staying with us and taking your time to share your feedback which is truly helpful and will help us improve our services. Kindly accept our sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused during your...More

    Reviewed 11 November 2016

    As other reviewers have stated the bungalows are large and clean but but very basic. The grounds are park-like and our bungalow was tucked away so it felt like we had the place all to ourselves. The restaurant and lounge areas are well decorated and...More

    Thank SCS62
    Response from 3BHOTELS, Public Relations Manager at Mountain Gorilla View LodgeResponded 14 January 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for giving us a chance to serve you and taking your time to share your valued feedback on this forum. It is unfortunate that our rooms standard did not meet your expectations, we are working on that area to...More

    Reviewed 11 November 2016

    This is a good lodge well spread out and the closest to getting to the park HQ for gorilla trekking. Cottages are very large with basic furnishings. The bathrooms could certainly do with an upgrade, although are functional. Food was very good, with a nice...More

    Thank DivingK
    Response from 3BHOTELS, Public Relations Manager at Mountain Gorilla View LodgeResponded 29 November 2016

    Dear Guest, Receive warm greetings from 3B Hotels team. We are glad you choose to stay with us during your last trip to Rwanda and many thanks for taking your time to share your valued feedback. We are working tirelessly to improve our facility and...More

    Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

    Stopped in for lunch at the mountain gorilla view lodge, was an average lunch I thought. The views from the back of the hotel are stunning though. Great to see the beautiful mountains in the back ground while eating lunch. Staff were also friendly!More

    Thank April-lee2
    Response from 3BHOTELS, Public Relations Manager at Mountain Gorilla View LodgeResponded 29 November 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for stopping over for lunch and taking your time to share your review on this forum. We hope you come stay with us next time you visit Rwanda and enjoy more of our wonderful meals and services. Kind Regards, Ann Njoroge,...More

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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$250 - US$350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Northern Province >
    • Musanze District >
    • Kinigi
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    • Mountain Gorilla View Hotel Ruhengeri
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    Barbara S
    20 August 2017|
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    Response from Susan W | Reviewed this property |
    Yes in common room. None in your accomodation
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    pegtrek
    10 February 2017|
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    Response from StoreyLindsay | Reviewed this property |
    The easiest method is to charge your bar and dinner drinks to your room and settle at the end of your stay. You can also purchase items in the gift shop in the same manner. Credit cards are accepted.
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    Melanie S
    28 January 2017|
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    Response from StoreyLindsay | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry for the late response. Our East Africa tour package included a driver/guide and vehicle for our stay in Rwanda. We drove from Kigali to the Mountain View Lodge and back to Kigali. Be advised that the Lodge is NOT... More
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