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    Virunga Lodge

    Lake Bulera, Ruhengeri, Rwanda
    011 250 788 302 069
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children12
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    Overview
    • Excellent76%
    • Very good16%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “amazing views” (22 reviews)
    “other guests” (26 reviews)
    “wake up call” (18 reviews)
    Breakfast included
    Bar/Lounge
    Paid Wifi
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    Pool
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    81 - 85 of 266 reviews

    Reviewed 21 November 2015

    One would be hard pressed to find a more magnificent view in Rwanda...never mind beyond. At a mile in the sky, one looks in one direction to the volcanoes and the other to the twin lakes. Sunsets are simply breathtaking. The vibe is rustic yet...More

    Thank Ashley M
    Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Guest Relations Manager at Virunga LodgeResponded 26 April 2016

    Dear Ashley M Thank you for your comments. We take them very seriously. We are sorry that you had a less than perfect dining experience and will continue to strive for excellence. The breakfast menu at Virunga Lodge includes home-made granola, energy smoothies, eggs Benedict,...More

    Reviewed 9 November 2015

    Stayed at this lodge for 4 nights in October after booking directly with Volcanoes Safaris. Volcanoes Safaris was excellent in providing professional service and made sure everything was taken care of from airport transfers to securing gorilla trekking permits to making sure you made it...More

    2  Thank zoltrix56
    Response from VolcanoesSafaris, General Manager at Virunga LodgeResponded 25 May 2016

    Dear zoltrix56 Many thanks for your excellent review, it will be very useful for other visitors to the lodge. It's always good to read guests' feedback. Regarding the Wi-Fi, the remote location means that sometimes it's good, sometimes it's not so good. We have tried...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2015

    I never thought we would be able to see the gorillas as I am in a wheelchair until we found Volcanoes safari and Virunga lodge. On my request, Volcanoes safaris had fashioned together some wooden ramps which we used to get my wheelchair into the...More

    Thank IntrepidTravellersOZ
    Reviewed 20 October 2015

    We stayed two nights in one of the bandas facing the volcanoes. The view was breathtaking from there and anywhere at the lodge. The bandas are large with very large bathrooms and a stone patio out front. The bandas were a nice place to return...More

    Thank 985cathyt
    Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

    Great rustic lodge. We found it very clean and comfortable. It was charming and the staff were lovely. We had no issues with the food or drinks. There were a few outlets in the main lodge to charge. They also had power strips to allow...More

    1  Thank Sarah O
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • 10
    • Location
    • Rwanda >
    • Northern Province >
    • Musanze District >
    • Ruhengeri
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    Diventurecorp
    11 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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    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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