Are you an upmarket traveller wishing to have a magical Africa safari experience? Rwanda is the place for you to be because Rwanda is a an Africa gorilla safari destination of choice to many Africa safari-goers, a Rwanda gorilla safari takes you to Volcanoes National Park which is home to these elusive mountain giants, this Rwanda gorilla tour to Volcanoes Park gives you an opportunity to have an up-close and personal experience with any of the 10 habituated gorilla families that are found in here. besides a gorilla tours Rwanda experience, Volcanoes National Park still has more to offer to you and these include a Bisoke hiking experience since this park traverse 5 out of the 8 Virunga ranges. You can also engage in a hike to the Dian Fossey tombs to pay your tribute the gorilla conservation icon who did so much to bring to the world the plight of these magical wild beings who were on a verge of extinction. If you’re looking for an encounter with chimpanzees, a safari in Rwanda to Nyungwe Forest National Park will do you justice because this park is home to multitudes of these close cousins of man. You can crown your Rwanda safari experience with a Rwanda wildlife safari to Rwanda’s Akagera National Park which offers you unforgettable encounters with Africa’s big five game and a lot more in Rwanda.
In order for you to enjoy your Rwanda safari tour, a you will need to enjoy a an overnight stay in Kigali, as you savor the views of this African city that has managed to transform itself from just an ordinary African city to a big cosmopolitan city that is highly revered for its impeccable level of organization and beautiful sceneries and being the cleanest and most green city in Africa. Here is a look into the various 5-star hotels you can stay in while you enjoy your while you spend an overnight in Kigali.
Kigali Serena hotel.
This 5-star Kigali Serena Hotel is perfectly located at the city’s business and social epicentre. The hotel is a five-minute walk from the Central Business District and ten kilometres from Kigali International Airport. For any questions about Kigali Serena Hotel. If you choose to stay in Kigali Serena Hotel for your Rwanda tour experience, you are at liberty to choose to stay in one of our 148 elegant rooms that are available for you. These rooms have been categorised into Standard and Deluxe Rooms with comfortable beds, Executive Suites with separate bedrooms and expansive living rooms. You can also prefer to stay in any of the 25 lavish suites. And if you feel that you still need more exclusivity on your Rwanda safaris experience then the Presidential Suite will definitely have you sorted as it comes with 300 square metres of living space that encompass a master bedroom with king bed, a bathroom with a Jacuzzi and impressive spaces for meeting or entertaining.
What will strike your eye on your Rwanda safari stay at Kigali Serena Hotel is the wide range of services and facilities that you will find in each of these rooms like the sophisticated furnishings perfectly complemented by plush fabrics in bright colour palettes. All accommodation at Kigali Serena has been designed to meet the needs of corporate and leisure travellers with complimentary high-speed Internet, minibars and 24-hour room service. Please note that while most of our rooms are designated non-smoking, smoking rooms can be arranged with prior notice. The resplendent 300-square-foot three-bedroom Presidential Suite offers a king bedroom with ensuite bathroom featuring Jacuzzi, tub and shower; two guest rooms; a private office; a private dining room and galley kitchen. There is also an elegant sitting room; a reception area and a private vestibule entrance. Situated on its own private floor, the suite is one of the finest examples of accommodation in Kigali and throughout Rwanda.
Hotel des Mille collines
Inspired by Rwanda’s unforgettable geographical terrain, the hotel derives its name from its motherland known as the “land of a thousand hills.” This is one of the biggest and highly sought after safari in Rwanda hotel. hotel des collines opened its doors in 1973 as the premier grand hotel of the country and in 1994 it was at centre stage of the Rwanda genocide as it became a shelter to, a light of hope in the darkness for a terrified crowd of up to 2,000 people were allowed to seek refuge behind its doors hence successfully keeping them alive during Rwanda’s darkest days.
Located in the central business district, the hotel allows you to enjoy the breathtaking views over the hills of Kigali while indulging in culinary delights from casual to fine dining, international cuisine to local signature dishes! The hotel has also for long been known to promote local artists as well as the Rwandan Culture and produce. This is evident through the display of local art around the hotel which not only beautifies it but generates income for the local artists as the art pieces are sold; A ‘Cultural Night’ is held every Friday, dedicated to give its guests a taste of the Rwandan culture through live performances of song and dance; and the hotel uses 90% of local produce!
Indulge in culinary experiences that vary from European fine cuisine with the best panoramic view of Kigali at Le Panorama to local delicacies at the Pool Bar. Do not forget to try our savory Weekend Brunch or our signature brochettes. Hôtel Des Mille Collines boasts a quality dining experience for any occasion at any given time of day. Be sure to find the finest drinks, cigars and Blues & Jazz sounds in our swanky Legacy Lounge & Wine Bar
5 star Kigali Marriot hotel
Experience Rwanda’s capital from our 5-Star Kigali Marriott Hotel, conveniently located near the Nyarugenge financial district. This hotel provides spacious, modern accommodations with deluxe amenities and premium services. Make yourself comfortable in stylish rooms or lavish suites with floor-to-ceiling windows, spacious bathrooms and plush, pillow-top bedding. Additional amenities include flat-screen TVs, ergonomic workspaces and free internet access for Marriott Rewards Members. After a long day in Kigali, relax over a delicious meal in our popular restaurants, take a refreshing dip in our outdoor pool or unwind with a massage in our hotel spa. Or, allow our concierge to assist you in planning excursions to the Big Five, the famous canopy walks or the home of the renowned mountain gorillas. If visiting Rwanda for business, you’ll appreciate our state-of-the-art event venues and fantastic catering services which comes with a wide range of menu from our top-notch restaurants and bars in order for you to have a fine dining experience. some of the exotic dishes served at this hotel include;
Italian dishes like the Cucina: Savor delectable pasta, mouthwatering risottos and flavorful, authentic Italian dishes paired with a glass of wine in our relaxed, modern restaurant in Kigali. Cucina features fine dining in a welcoming, contemporary atmosphere with impeccable service. The Italian restaurant is open for both lunch and dinner. Iriba Bar & Terrace; Begin your day in Kigali with speciality coffee and convenient grab-and-go snacks or relax on the terrace with a tasty lunch at Iriba Bar & Terrace. This popular restaurant with friendly service is an ideal place for friends and colleagues to gather. Soko- this is another restaurant in the Marriot which is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, this modern restaurant in Kigali, Rwanda serves global cuisine in an airy, atrium-style atmosphere or on a delightful, alfresco terrace. Order a la carte dishes or select your meal from the lavish buffet choices. Sarabi Pool Bar. Relax next to our sparkling outdoor pool with a delicious cocktail and one of the best burgers in Kigali at Sarabi Grill. Enjoy Bar-B-Q, brochettes and more at our charming outdoor restaurant with a laid-back, poolside vibe and fantastic service.
Radisson Blu Hotel & convention centre
Centrally located in Kigali’s business district and 5 kilometres from Kigali International Airport and City Center, Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Center, Kigali welcomes families and corporate guests in modern rooms where comfort and style blend seamlessly. This hotel boost of 292 rooms that feature a range of signature amenities and services designed to help you leave feeling better than when you arrived. These rooms and suites offer guests quiet comfort and sophisticated, earth-toned decor with private balconies and views of the cityscape. Guests can choose from among, all of which are outfitted with, free high-speed wireless internet, individual climate control and complimentary access to a modern gymnasium, swimming pool, sauna and steam rooms. Interactive flat-screen satellite televisions and minibars provide entertainment and refreshment after long days of meetings or sightseeing.
After your Rwanda gorilla safari experience you can also make a detour to Uganda and enjoy a Uganda gorilla safari. Uganda is also home the gentle mountain giants and Uganda gorilla safaris can be arranged in form of short gorilla safaris Uganda or along with gorilla safari as you visit either Bwindi Impenetrable National Park or Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. A gorilla safari Uganda to any of these puts you in the right place to have a fascinating encounter with any of the 19 gorilla families are found here. Congo is also another viable gorilla destination which gives a beautiful Congo gorilla safari experience, a Congo gorilla tour takes you either Virunga National Park where you have a chance to encounter Mountain gorillas as this park is home to 8 gorilla families or Kahuzi Biega National Park where you will be in for a thrilling moment with the eastern lowland gorillas.
Here is a sample of some these packages
- 1 Day Rwanda Gorilla Safari Tour
- 2 Days Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Safari Tour Volcanoes Park
- 4 Days Gorilla Safari Rwanda- Tracking-Safari Dian Fossey Tomb Tour
- 5 days gorilla & chimpanzee
- 8 days Rwanda adventure & classic gorilla trekking safari tour
- 8 days gorilla trekking safari Rwanda chimpanzee tracking tour