Accommodation in Rwanda generally has two types: hotels in the capital Kigali, and safari lodges and tented camps situated in the parks and reserves particularly in Volcanoes National Park. They have amazing forest views and are the ideal base from which to go gorilla trekking.

Kigali Serena Hotel


Kigali’s best hotel, the stylish & contemporary Serena is located near the airport & makes the ideal stopover on a Rwanda gorilla trek.

Location: Kigali, Rwanda
Highlights: Close proximity to Kigali Airport
Type: Hotel
Price: From $200 per person sharing

Lake Kivu Serena Hotel


Unwind on the private beach of Lake Kivu Serena Hotel & take time to appreciate Rwanda’s largest lake and mountainous views of the spellbinding Great Rift Valley.

Location: Rwanda
Highlights: Private beach on Lake Kivu
Type: Hotel
Price: From $165 per person sharing

Ruzizi Tented Lodge


Nestled in lush foliage on the shores Lake Ihema in Akagera National Park, Ruzizi Tented Lodge offers the rare opportunity to see savannah animals in Rwanda.

Location: Rwanda, Akagera
Highlights: Romantic tree-top honeymoon tent
Type: Lodge
Price: From $440 per person sharing