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    Gorilla's Nest / Jack Hanna Cottage

    Kinigi, Rwanda
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    May 14
    May 15
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (70)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (3)
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    Overview

    • Excellent23%
    • Very good25%
    • Average34%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible9%
    13 Mar 2016
    “Wonderful Home on Gorilla's Nest Grounds.”
    22 Sep 2015
    “Jack Hanna Cottage - Be very careful about laeving valuables in the safe”
    Free Parking
    Restaurant
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 13 March 2016

    This was a wonderful, cozy cottage located on the grounds of the Gorilla's Nest. It is a beautiful cottage that is owned by Jack Hanna, an famous American Zoo keeper. It is a quiet location with large rooms and plenty of space to relax. It...More

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    Reviewed 22 September 2015

    My husband and I were greeted warmly by the staff of the Jack Hanna cottage and by the manager, Judith. It is a comfortable home with beautifully landscaped grounds. Our tour company suggested putting monies in envelopes for each lodge that we were staying in...More

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    Reviewed 21 September 2015

    We spent three nights at this beautiful property with a group of friends after our successful Kilimanjaro climb. Though we had an outstanding experience with Tusker Trail on the mountain, the large comfortable beds, high thread count linens, cozy fireplace and hot and cold running...More

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    Reviewed 30 August 2015

    A once in a lifetime experience. By far the nicest room we have ever stayed in. This is a lovely private house that is part of a larger lodge. The complex is very well managed. This house includes private chefs and dedicated staff who respond...More

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    Reviewed 28 July 2015

    We stayed at Jack Hanna House for 2 nights while gorilla trekking for 2 days. Wish we has stayed 3. Beautiful home; bedrooms were large and extremely comfortable. The living area had a fireplace (which we used) and very comfortable furniture. Food was excellent. In...More

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    • Rwanda >
    • Northern Province >
    • Musanze District >
    • Kinigi
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    Kathrin C
    I was also wondering what the per night cost would be? We are having to switch lodges for our trip and our travel agent seems less than forthright about the costs. Anyone who can help?
    11 March 2017|
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    Could I ask what you paid per night per person. I have tried to email the lodge but have not yet got a response Thanks so much for the help
    17 March 2016|
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    Response from Mercury752 | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, sorry, but our stay was part of a four week package, so hard to separate out the cost. We booked through The African Adventure Company. They are a great company and perhaps they can give you an idea of costs. It is... More
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    "There are only 2 bedrooms rooms so perfect for a family to share."
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    "Private cottages with fireplaces and bathtubs."
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    "We were a family of 5 (grandmother with us) so we needed (or benefited from) 3 bedrooms. The third bedroom..."
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    "Only two rooms, both the same i believe."
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