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    Virunga Lodge

    Lake Bulera, Ruhengeri, Rwanda
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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          Overview
          • Excellent74%
          • Very good17%
          • Average7%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “amazing views” (19 reviews)
          “other guests” (24 reviews)
          “twin lakes” (18 reviews)
          Breakfast included
          Bar/Lounge
          Paid Wifi
          Free Parking
          Pool
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          1 - 5 of 251 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago

          Virunga Lodge is probably the premier lodge in this region and is reasonably located 45 minutes from the Park centre for Gorilla & Golden Monkey treks. Well appointed & secluded Banda's offering the ultimate in privacy. All inclusive meals and drinks in a fantastic lodge...More

          Thank Julie R
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Th lodge is located on a hilltop with fantastic views and sunsets in Volcanoes National Park. This is an amazing place . Service is spectacular,including cleaning your boots after a Gorilla trek!! The meals and accommodations are superb!! There was a spectacular Native dance celebration...More

          Thank Rockdoc7
          Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Manager at Virunga LodgeResponded 4 days ago

          Dear Rockdoc7, Thank you for your five-star ranking and for taking time to review Virunga Lodge. We are delighted to read that you had a lifetime experience and that dance performance by the Intore Dance Group was a highlight and moment to remember. We appreciate...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          This is a complete service resort. We arrived and were shown to our private individual bungalow by porters who carried our suitcases. we settled in and then had a practice trek up to the main lodge (which is on top of the hill). We had...More

          Thank ebigmac
          Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Manager at Virunga LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear Ebigmac, Thank you for your five-star ranking and for taking time to review. We are delighted to read that you were blown away when the lodge staff cleaned your boots after tracking the gorillas and that you enjoyed the Intore Dance performance at the...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          We just finished spending time the Virunga Lodge in Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda, and I simply cannot imagine a better place to stay while hiking with the mountain gorillas. The setting is idyllic, perched on a hill with beautiful lakes on one side and vistas...More

          Thank travelingeyedoc
          Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Manager at Virunga LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear Travelingeyedoc, Thank you for your wonderful review and for sharing your photos on TripAdvisor. We appreciate your positive feedback on the view, our customer service, the staff at the lodge will be delighted with your comments. We look forward to welcoming you back again...More

          Reviewed 18 May 2017

          Visiting the Virungas, and tracking gorillas there, was one of the most incredible animal adventures of my life. Virunga Lodge is such an enchanting place to stay: with sensational views over two gleaming lakes, surrounded by the endless volcanic landscape and wood smoke in the...More

          Thank ADPK21
          Response from VolcanoesSafaris, Manager at Virunga LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear ADPK21, Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted to read that you had the most incredible animals and adventure of your life and that you found Virunga Lodge enchanting. We appreciate your positive feedback on the sensational views, our...More

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          About
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          • Top amenities
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
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          • Breakfast included
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          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
          • Location
          • Rwanda >
          • Northern Province >
          • Musanze District >
          • Ruhengeri
          • Also Known As
          • Virunga Hotel Ruhengeri ,
          • Virunga Lodge Rwanda/Ruhengeri
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          Traveller (321)
          Room & Suite (116)
          Dining (11)
          Hotel & Grounds (183)
          Bathroom (34)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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          Diventurecorp
          how long does it take to go from the airport to the lodge how much does it cost ?
          12 April 2016|
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          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.
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          David H
          I read your review which was helpful. W are planning a 3 day trip following the Serengeti in August, can you recommend the best way to make arrangements as there does not appear to be a website devoted to the Lodge but rather numerous Tour operators. Any help would be appreciated. Regards, David Montreal, Canada
          23 February 2016|
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          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".
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          "One side views sunset and the other side views sunrise over the lake, all seem to be good"
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          "All rooms have great views of the Lakes"
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          "I believe all the bungalows offer a great view and experience."
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          "all the rooms/cottages have great views."
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