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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

I had just a lunch as we were on our way to Kigali. It seemed a nice and cosy place but neither beef nor fish was available. So I settled on spaghetti, which was good but took them 45 min to serve it. The staff were friendly and helpful. The Wi-Fi was slow.

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Mentmore, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We really enjoyed chilling out with a beer here the night before the gorilla trek. The room was pleasantly large, so finally had some space to sort out suitcase packing properly. Breakfast buffet was fine.

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed for two nights as part of a gorilla tour. Room was clean, hot water, free wifi and breakfast, attentive / helpful staff (cleaned our boots for a small fee), and a decent location next to the Volcano National Park. The restaurant had a varied menu, and certainly lent to unwinding after the treks. For the price I think we...

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Fergus, Canada
Reviewed 20 February 2016

The TV is strictly for decoration and there isn't an abundance of hot water, but if you are looking for a cheap place to stay with good food before or after a Gorilla Trek, the place is great. Comfy bed, great patio to sit and watch the goings on and passers-by. If someone meets your eye, wave hello, they will...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Good size rooms. Amazing gardens full of birds and flowers and a couple of Golden Crested Cranes. This is the hotel that Diane Fosey stayed when she wasn't on the mountain. Her room is kept as she leftist and is available to view. Reception has a very good selection of local articrafts.

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Oakham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I think this is the oldest hotel in Musanze and was the where Diane Fossey stayed when she was in Rwanda and her room is a bit of a shrine at the hotel that you have to walk past! Room are old fashioned but on the whole fine and good value compared with other hotels. Breakfast included and very filling...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 26 December 2015

This is a nice, clean budget hotel. While the rooms are basic, they are comfortable. The gardens are perfect to relax in after tracking gorillas. The restaurant was adequate, and the food was satisfactory.

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Cambridge England
Reviewed 28 November 2015

A popular choice for one or two nights before and after treks, it had a rather transient feel. Anyone who has spent time in Africa will feel comfortable enough but it may feel rather basic coming from outside. Good quality tiled bathroom, but the room (15) had very thin curtains and no switch for the outside light which made an...

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Redwood City, California
Reviewed 29 October 2015

I visited Muhabura prior to gorilla trekking. My room was clean & quiet, providing a good nights rest prior to hiking. I wish I would have had more time to enjoy the beautiful gardens. The breakfast offered was not extensive, but the fruit platter was lovely. I have heard that warm breakfast dishes are available, though they were not offered...

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Krakow, Poland
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Hotel is very simple. Rooms are simple, small, but enough clean. Restaurant serves good meal and you'll not be hungry. Wifi is available in restaurant, but works very slow with many breaks. If you plan gorilla trekking must stay there (Dian Fossey Room nr 12 is there). City is safe, no problem to take walk to the market. Cli mate...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service

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Address: Avenue Du 5 Juillet, Ruhengeri, Rwanda
Region: Rwanda > Northern Province > Muhanze District > Ruhengeri
Number of rooms: 127
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“Rooms at the far back are better”
 of 5 bubbles Samsafarisrwanda, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back with a terrace area and a nice view (and great sunsets!)”
  • Lots of natural light!
  • Lovely green areas surrounding the rooms
  • Great views in the distance
 of 5 bubbles Colite1990, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The furthest back the quieter...”
 of 5 bubbles ChristianBoix, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The rooms toward the back of the property are quieter than the ones closer to the road.”
 of 5 bubbles Oxwood-Farm, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are all set back in semi detached window fronted chalet style no wifi in rooms just in bar/restarant”
 of 5 bubbles FarmerGilesRutlandUK, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
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