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Rwanda Safari

Nyungwe Forest Lodge

Gisakura, Nyungwe Forest National Park, Rwanda

Nyungwe Forest Lodge
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The lodge, built to blend in with the surrounding environment is situated in a tea plantation on the edge of the Nyungwe closed canopy rain forest, home to 13 species of primate including Chimpanzees. Designed to fit harmoniously within its beautiful natural surroundings, offers guests exceptional 5 star comfort and ensures an experience rich in local culture, fluently fused with quality service and African courtesy. The lodge is situated in the Gisakura working tea plantation, on the edge of the Nyungwe National Park, East Africa's largest protected high-altitude rainforest and the largest tract of mountain rain forest on the African continent.

Lodge Facilities
• Bistro with outdoor heated swimming pool
• Boma area for outdoor dining and drinks
• Relaxation retreat with 2 treatment rooms and a Jacuzzi pool
• Gift boutique
• Fitness centre with treadmill, cycle and free weights
• Conference facilities with AV equipment accommodating up to 18 delegates
• Tea lounge and bar
• Restaurant including private room with private terrace
• The main lodge building is wheelchair friendly with relevant facilities
• Daily laundry service
• Wireless internet access at main lodge building

Accommodation            For images of Nyungwe Forest Lodge, click Nyungwe Images
Room/Suite Configuration
• All rooms and suites are forest facing
• 15 x King bedded luxury rooms sleeping a max of 2 adults each
• 5 x Twin bedded luxury rooms sleeping a max of 2 adults each
• 2 x King bedded suites (Both connect with a second twin bedded luxury room)

Rooms/Suites Features
• Fire place
• Air conditioning
• Private mini bar
• Tea and coffee making facilities
• Hairdryer
• Electronic safe (laptop size)
• International electric adaptors
• Private deck
• En-suite bathroom with indoor shower
• International dial telephones
• Flat LCD screen and digital satellite channels
• Wireless Internet access

The following activities can be arranged at an additional cost at the time of booking accommodation or upon arrival at the lodge.  Children under the age of fifteen (15) are not permitted to trek Chimpanzees, but are able to see the other primates and wonders of the forest.

• Chimpanzee trekking
• Black and White Colobus monkey trekking
• Grey – cheeked Mangabey Trekking
• Blue Monkey and Golden Monkey Trekking
• Kamiranzovu Swamp walk
• Kamiranzovu Waterfall walk
• Various guided Walking trails from 1 hours to 7 hours
• Bird watching walk
• Cultural area walk with lodge guide


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