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    Kinigi Guesthouse

    Kinigi, Rwanda
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
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          Traveller (69)
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          Dining (4)
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          • Excellent15%
          • Very good27%
          • Average42%
          • Poor11%
          • Terrible5%
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          Reviewed 21 June 2014

          We recently stayed at Kinigi Guesthouse when we went to see the gorillas. This was our experience: The staff was friendly and helpful. It was cold when we arrived and ordered coffee, which took a very long time to arrive - but the waiters humour...More

          Thank FastoneTravels
          Reviewed 3 April 2014

          We knew that staying at the Kinigi guesthouse would be a mixed bag, and we did not expect luxury. However, we were the only people at the place, and got a room with burned out bulbs and hot water that had to be manually turned...More

          1  Thank TravellingPoet
          Reviewed 26 March 2014

          I had there the worste night of my all trip around Rwanda. Extremely slow service (or no service). Mattress was so thin that I had the feeling to sleep on a wood bed. Bathroom (shower room) was like a bad dream. Really old, not working....More

          1  Thank Valérie D
          Reviewed 9 February 2014

          Very basic here the best thing is it is just across from the meeting place for Gorilla tracking, the rooms are very simple with very hard beds and little sitting area, the bathrooms are not very nice open shower that gets water everywhere and not...More

          3  Thank TheTraveler67
          Reviewed 29 January 2014

          If Kinigi was not open, backpackers or budget travelers would have to find alternative accommodations in-town (25 mins from the Park). Its a decent lodge if your only staying a couple days. The mattress was hard for my taste. I didn't have my own transport...More

          1  Thank Travel B
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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
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          • Free Parking
          • Things to do
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          • Price range
          • US$70 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 17
          • Location
          • Rwanda >
          • Northern Province >
          • Musanze District >
          • Kinigi
          • Also Known As
          • Kinigi Guesthouse Hotel Ruhengeri
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          Traveller (69)
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          danmcallister
          Hi Alex, Thanks for the review. Do you or anyone else out there have any direct contact information for the Kinigi Guest House? What gorilla trekking company did you use and would you use them again? Any other recommendations would be appreciated. Cheers Dan Mc
          8 January 2017|
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          Response from Sharon H | Reviewed this property |
          We used Azizi Life and they organised the guest house for us so I can't provide any direct contact details. Check out Azizi life on the web. Small local charity who support local people and grass roots enterprises. Very... More
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          gmp67
          Pls can anyone help me with a telephone number for this guest house?
          16 June 2015|
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          Response from kmpagi68 | Reviewed this property |
          You can book through an agent at +256.782.014.207
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