We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
27/08/2017 28/08/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Virunga Lodge

    Lake Bulera, Ruhengeri, Rwanda
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    27/08/2017 28/08/2017
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in RuhengeriSee available hotels in Ruhengeri
    Traveller (323)
    Room & Suite (116)
    Dining (11)
    Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel
    67 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Ruhengeri
     
    The Garden Place Hotel
    36 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Ruhengeri
     
    Gorilla's Nest / Jack Hanna Cottage
    56 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Kinigi
     
    Hotel Muhabura
    142 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Ruhengeri
     
    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good16%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “amazing views” (21 reviews)
    “other guests” (24 reviews)
    “twin lakes” (18 reviews)
    Breakfast included
    Bar/Lounge
    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    All hotel details
    Offers from Virunga Lodge
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel_hsx","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel_hsx__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel
    67 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Ruhengeri
     
    The Garden Place Hotel
    36 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Ruhengeri
     
    Gorilla's Nest / Jack Hanna Cottage
    56 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Kinigi
     
    Hotel Muhabura
    142 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Ruhengeri
     
    Write a Review
    Reviews (265)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    There are newer reviews for Virunga Lodge
    See the most recent reviews

    81 - 85 of 258 reviews

    Reviewed 24 August 2015

    Stayed here for two nights to be near Parc National des Volcans Gorillas. Views from seemingly private lodges are stunning though full lake view far more special than opposite partial aspect (our party had two lodges). Rooms are large, comfortable and clean with good toiletries...More

    2  Thank TheUKChapmans
    Reviewed 15 August 2015

    We stayed at Virunga lodge For 3 wonderful nights. The accommodation was very comfortable with spacious rooms & a wonderful view just outside. The main building had a wonderful inviting atmosphere with open fire place, lots of seating & the bar, a great way to...More

    Thank Sandra O
    Reviewed 12 August 2015

    As a diplomat for two years in Rwanda, I had the opportunity to visit all of the lodges in northwestern Rwanda. Virunga Lodge is certainly the best of the best when it comes to lodges near the Volcanoes National Park, the home to Rwanda's famous...More

    Thank Dominic R
    Reviewed 11 August 2015

    While it is true there are other lodges nearer the national park, none of these other lodges have the view Virunga lodge has. I spent 5 nights at the lodge and found the service to be excellent. The lodge now has outlets in your room....More

    Thank cloust
    Reviewed 29 July 2015

    Fantastic views of the mountains and the lakes. However several faults with the room, and badly trained staff. The basic problem with this place is poor management, probably because they find it too easy to get guest to come because of the views. It is...More

    2  Thank Daniel S
    Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel
    67 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Ruhengeri
     
    The Garden Place Hotel
    36 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Ruhengeri
     
    Gorilla's Nest / Jack Hanna Cottage
    56 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Kinigi
     
    Hotel Muhabura
    142 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Ruhengeri
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Location
    • Rwanda >
    • Northern Province >
    • Musanze District >
    • Ruhengeri
    • Also Known As
    • Virunga Hotel Ruhengeri
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (323)
    Room & Suite (116)
    Dining (11)
    Hotel & Grounds (185)
    Bathroom (34)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
    Nearby
    Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel
    67 reviews
    16.43 km away
     
    Hotel Muhabura
    142 reviews
    13.48 km away
     
    The Garden Place Hotel
    36 reviews
    13.32 km away
     
    Gorilla's Nest / Jack Hanna Cottage
    56 reviews
    18.18 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Volcana Lounge
    73 reviews
    13.50 km away
    The Coffee Pot Cafe
    78 reviews
    18.96 km away
    Bwindi Bar
    19 reviews
    41.75 km away
    Calafia Cafe
    70 reviews
    61.31 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Mgahinga Gorilla National Park
    88 reviews
    13.54 km away
    Volcanoes National Park
    957 reviews
    26.90 km away
    Insight Safari Holidays
    11 reviews
    35.76 km away
    Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
    620 reviews
    53.23 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Diventurecorp
    12 April 2016|
    Answer
    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.
    -1
    Votes
    David H
    23 February 2016|
    AnswerShow all 6 answers
    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".
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "All rooms have great views. Consider splurging for the large, honeymoon bungalow."
    Read review
    "All rooms come with views, one side to the lake the other to the mountains"
    Read review
    "All rooms have great views, half with sunrise and half with sunset views"
    Read review
    "If you are traveling with small children you may want to share a cottage."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing