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    Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

    Adjacent To Parc National des Volcans, Kinigi, Rwanda
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    Overview
    • Excellent86%
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    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the managers” (39 reviews)
    “the cottages” (34 reviews)
    “parking area” (14 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    Golf course
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

    Have recently returned from Rwanda and specifically the Sabyinyo Lodge. We cannot say enough great comments on all the staff. From our guide to the gorillas and another day to the golden monkeys, the general staff could not do enough for us. They went out...More

    1  Thank Steven B
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded 13 September 2016

    Dear Steven, It was such a pleasure having you both here with us at Sabyinyo Lodge. I really enjoyed meeting you and I do hope our paths will cross again one day in the future. I am so glad to hear that the team did...More

    Reviewed 31 August 2016

    I have just returned from spending three nights at Sabyinyo lodge whilst trekking daily into the Virunga national park to visit the incredible mountain gorillas. The lodge is very conveniently located close to the park headquarters where you go each morning to start the trekking...More

    Thank Marcus Q
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded 13 September 2016

    Dear Marcus, It was such a pleasure having you here with us at Sabyinyo Lodge. Oliver and I really enjoyed your company and hearing all about your previous adventures, especially all the amazing Scuba Diving you have done all around the world. We will most...More

    Reviewed 28 August 2016

    My husband, 15 year old daughter and I, have just spent the last two nights at Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge. This place is quite simply wonderful. Nothing is too much trouble, the management (Alisa,Thor and Jess) are so welcoming, great fun and ensure that all your...More

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    Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded 13 September 2016

    Dear Sam, Simon and Hannah, It was an absolute pleasure having you all with me here at Sabyinyo. If there was a customer review I would give you all 100 stars! I really enjoyed hosting you , your enthusiasm, energy and charm were infectious. Thank...More

    Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

    The location is stunning and the service exceptional. Private cottages with beautiful grounds. Staff is friendly and so helpful. It is a bit of a hike to the lodge but we'll worth the effort. Close to the camp entrance for morning assignment of gorilla family....More

    Thank Rita m
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded 13 September 2016

    Dear Rita, It was such a pleasure having you here with us at Sabyinyo Lodge. I am so glad to hear that the team did such a great job of looking after you and that you had such a wonderful experience staying with us. Thank...More

    Reviewed 22 August 2016

    My wife and I decided to seek the wonderful experience of visiting the Silverback Gorilla in their natural habitat. We have read and spoken to many people who have had this experience and decided that this would be an opportune time to visit. Given the...More

    Thank David H
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Sabyinyo Silverback LodgeResponded 13 September 2016

    Dear David, I am so glad to hear that the team did such a great job of looking after you and that you had such a wonderful experience staying with us. Thank you very much for taking the time to write this extremely informative review...More

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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Northern Province >
    • Musanze District >
    • Kinigi
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    • Sabyinyo Silverback Hotel Ruhengeri
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    autumnfoods
    17 June 2017|
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    Response from Musiara | Property representative |
    No. You don't need an electronic converter. There are plugs for US current
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    19 April 2017|
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    Response from Musiara | Property representative |
    Dear Abi1985, Tripadvisor does not allow us to post email addresses or website addresses. Please instead contact us via our facebook page "Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge" and we can give you the details from there. All the... More
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    4 March 2017|
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    Response from Tony S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do. And gaiters, gloves,raincoats and hats
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    "Each cottage is located in a private spot on the property, can't go wrong."
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    "be open minded."
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    "Suite 1 is far and high away from the lobby/dining area. Bring a flashlight!"
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    "Room S2. Best fireplace and close to the main lodge"
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