Volcanoes National Park

9 of our best lodges and safari camps in Volcanoes National Park

There is no accommodation within the national park and overnight camping is forbidden. However, several lodges catering to all budgets are situated within a few kilometres of Kinigi and are all listed below.
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Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

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Mountain Gorilla View Lodge, previously called Gorilla Mountain View Lodge, is located on the slopes of Rwanda’s Mount Sabyinyo...More about Mountain Gorilla View

Good  88%
(102 reviews)

Great location with superb views. The lodge needs refurbishments here and there. Nice, huge room. Very friendly, great service by the staff. Food just ok; no ice for ... Mountain Gorilla View reviews...

Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

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Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge is situated in the foothills of the volcanic Virungas Mountains in north-western Rwanda, on the edge ...More about Sabyinyo Silverback

Excellent  95%
(21 reviews)

Of all the safari lodges we stayed at various destinations, Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge was one of the best. The views are stunning, the lodge is beautifully decorated, ... Sabyinyo Silverback reviews...

Virunga Lodge

Virunga Lodge

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About an hour's drive from the headquarters of Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park, Virunga Lodge is currently one of the area's ...More about Virunga Lodge

Excellent  98%
(13 reviews)

The view is absolutely amazing. The staff couldn't have been nicer and the packed lunch for the gorilla trek was amazing. We visited the local village and they performed ... Virunga Lodge reviews...

Gorillas Nest

Gorillas Nest

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North of Kinigi, Mountain Gorilla's Nest, often know simply as 'Gorilla's Nest', is just a short drive from the headquarters ...More about Gorillas Nest

Good  73%
(6 reviews)

This was a good base for our purposes (e.g. gorilla treking) and it served us well enough. I'm not sure whether it is trying to be an African safari lodge or a fully ... Gorillas Nest reviews...

Bisate Lodge

Bisate Lodge

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Bisate Lodge, which opened in 2017, is right next to Volcanoes National Park. It provides a high-end base to visit the famous ...More about Bisate Lodge

Excellent  100%
(4 reviews)

Bisate was an absolute gem of a lodge! Upon arrival, we were first in awe of the beautiful design. Built into the side of a mountain, the lodge is incredibly unique and ... Bisate Lodge reviews...

Jack Hanna's Guesthouse

Jack Hanna's Guesthouse

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Located at the bottom of the Virunga Volcano Range is the privately owned guesthouse of Jack Hanna. **** We understand that the ...More about Jack Hanna's Guesthouse

Good  90%
(2 reviews)

We loved it here. As a small family group, we preferred the intimacy of Jack Hanna's house to a larger lodge. It has two large bedrooms, a double and a twin each with ... Jack Hanna's Guesthouse reviews...

Bishops House

Bishops House

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Previously known as Villanova Boutique Hotel, Bishops House opened in late 2017. The hotel is in Musanze, the closest town to ...More about Bishops House

Five Volcanoes

Five Volcanoes

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Five Volcanoes Boutique Hotel is a newer mid-range addition to the hotels in Ruhengeri. Just a 15-minute drive from the headquarters ...More about Five Volcanoes

Kwitonda Lodge

Kwitonda Lodge

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Located in a prime position on the border of Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park, Kwitonda Lodge opened in 2019 and provides a luxurious ...More about Kwitonda Lodge

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