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YAMBI Guesthouse

Traveller (29)
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Dining (14)
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

Had a lovely 4 days of stay at Yambi hotel. They had arranged an airport pickup for 15000 francs so was able to safely reach the hotel (its around 20 minutes drive from the airport). I stayed in a room with 4 bunk beds and...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Yambi guesthouse is an awesome place. period. The rooms are spacious, the bathrooms with great attention to detail. And the breakfast sitting in the garden is just phenomenal, the chefs make anything you want. I had the most awesome time. The staff is so friendly,...More

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Response from Patrick N, Front Office Manager at YAMBI GuesthouseResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you Bham. It was really fun hosting you. We still remember the good times we shared! Stay awesome. Isabelle

Reviewed 26 May 2018

As a group of 4 traveling throughout East Africa, we absolutely enjoyed our stay in Kigali . . . Patrick and his staff at Yambi Guesthouse were incredibly friendly, attentive and accommodating to our needs, starting with our timely pickup at the airport. The food...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Very attentive and friendly staff. We stayed here for 3 days, 2 nights and everything about it was perfect. Beautiful house, beautiful rooms and great common area. Chefs in house that make good food aswell.

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Patrick and his team make you feel welcome from the very first minut you step in. Nice, big, confortable and well decorated rooms with all what you need; delicious food; cosy lounge and outdoors facilities. Being ourselves in the hotel business we know how much...More

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YAMBI is your tour guide; your mama’s kitchen with chapatis; your research assistant and your Zen rehab; all in one place. We provide modern facilities such as netflix wi-fi, hot showers with good pressure, an open ...More bar; a library with travel guides and large music catalog; the gym, laundry, and a fully stocked kitchen for you to fix your meals. Our breakfast is freshly made, abundant and delicious. No dry toast and margarine here: You’ll feast on rwandan coffee, veg soups, smoothies, healthy bread, cheese, fresh fruits, pancakes, eggs, chocolate cakes etc. We provide tours in Rwanda, Congo, Uganda and Tanzania (safaris, gorilla tracking, volcano climbing, coffee/tea plantations, inter cultural activities) We welcome our guests to our monthly "Umuganda", a great opportunity to join our community in cleaning, building bridges or homes in our village. We are here to make your stay memorable and we don’t rest until our guests say Hakuna Matata. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
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US$35 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Rwanda > Kigali Province > Kigali
Traveller (29)
Room & Suite (51)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"Spacious rooms/common areas are decorated with local artists, displaying beautiful African culture, adding to..."
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"The room with jacuzzi and view of the hills is huge, quiet, and with all amenities you can possibly wish for."
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"Serene location and spacious rooms"
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"I had a private room."
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