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    Gorilla's Nest / Jack Hanna Cottage

    Kinigi, Rwanda
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    Overview
    • Excellent23%
    • Very good26%
    • Average36%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible8%
    3 May 2017
    “very late review of a wonderful place”
    13 Mar 2016
    “Wonderful Home on Gorilla's Nest Grounds.”
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 52 reviews

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    This place was so comfortable and welcoming. we loved having it as a beginning and end point for our gorilla trekking. Judith and the staff were so warm and helpful. the house had everything we needed and on beautiful grounds. the food was good. not...More

    Thank LeoraLesh
    Reviewed 13 March 2016

    This was a wonderful, cozy cottage located on the grounds of the Gorilla's Nest. It is a beautiful cottage that is owned by Jack Hanna, an famous American Zoo keeper. It is a quiet location with large rooms and plenty of space to relax. It...More

    1  Thank Mercury752
    Reviewed 22 September 2015

    My husband and I were greeted warmly by the staff of the Jack Hanna cottage and by the manager, Judith. It is a comfortable home with beautifully landscaped grounds. Our tour company suggested putting monies in envelopes for each lodge that we were staying in...More

    9  Thank Amy H
    Reviewed 21 September 2015

    We spent three nights at this beautiful property with a group of friends after our successful Kilimanjaro climb. Though we had an outstanding experience with Tusker Trail on the mountain, the large comfortable beds, high thread count linens, cozy fireplace and hot and cold running...More

    1  Thank medgal
    Reviewed 30 August 2015

    A once in a lifetime experience. By far the nicest room we have ever stayed in. This is a lovely private house that is part of a larger lodge. The complex is very well managed. This house includes private chefs and dedicated staff who respond...More

    2  Thank 69WorldTraveler
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    • 174
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    • Rwanda >
    • Northern Province >
    • Musanze District >
    • Kinigi
    • Also Known As
    • Gorillas Nest Ruhengeri ,
    • Hotel Gorillas Nest
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    17 March 2016|
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    Response from Mercury752 | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, sorry, but our stay was part of a four week package, so hard to separate out the cost. We booked through The African Adventure Company. They are a great company and perhaps they can give you an idea of costs. It is... More
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    "There are only 2 bedrooms rooms so perfect for a family to share."
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    "Private cottages with fireplaces and bathtubs."
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    "We were a family of 5 (grandmother with us) so we needed (or benefited from) 3 bedrooms. The third bedroom..."
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    "Only two rooms, both the same i believe."
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