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Ruzizi Tented Lodge

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“tented lodge”(35 reviews)
“fire pit”(12 reviews)
“vervet monkeys”(11 reviews)
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All reviewstented lodgefire pitvervet monkeysone nightbreakfast and dinneroutdoor showeroverlooking the lakefish eaglessolar powerboat triplarge decknorth gatecomfortable bedother guestsdining arearain showerfood is excellent
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us (work colleagues) stayed at Ruzizi Tented Lodge for one night on a weekend break to Akagera National Park while on a work trip to Kigali. We were not disappointed. The property is lovely, and the tents where guests are accommodated are luxurious...More

Thank DCTravelerEgypt
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Travelled as a couple Oct 2016.The lodge is located in the Akagera National Park. It's a short drive from the park entrance. The lodge is quite safe from wildlife with tall fences surrounding the property. We stayed in the tree house tent, it was large,...More

Thank Maria A
Reviewed 25 November 2017

If you can afford it, this is definitely the place to stay when visiting Akagera National Park. Being at the lakeshore gives a sense of tranquility, but also means that there is always something happening - hippos snorting, woodland, malachite and pied kingfishers hovering and...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

After an awesome two weeks it was with a heavy heart that I said my goodbyes to the staff at Ruzizi. As a businessman in Rwanda I have the opportunity to stay in hotels and resorts all over the country and I must say that...More

1  Thank Foodlie
Response from Sarah5532, Tourism and Marketing Manager at Ruzizi Tented LodgeResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you for the review Foodlie! It was wonderful to have you stay at Ruzizi Tented Lodge and we look forward to seeing you back here.

Reviewed 16 November 2017

I only stayed 2 nights and wished I could have stayed a further 2 nights . The facilities are superb including a free laundry service. My wonderfully appointed tent even had mosquito netting integrated into the sides . Staff were extremely welcoming and nothing was...More

Thank billpam56
Response from Sarah5532, Tourism and Marketing Manager for Akagera at Ruzizi Tented LodgeResponded 21 November 2017

Dear billpam56, we are so glad that Ruzizi was able to provide a perfect end to your time in Africa, thank you for taking the time to review your experience at the lodge.

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
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Restaurant
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US$388 - US$561 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$388 - US$561 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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glxy3
30 November 2016|
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Response from Sarah5532 | Property representative |
Hello, the rate per person sharing for internationals is $195 and includes a three-course dinner, breakfast and lunch. EAC residents are offered a discounted rate of $150 per person sharing.
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raydr98
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Response from Sarah5532 | Property representative |
Please send an email to Akagera National Park for more information and they can email you back. The two lodges inside the park are Ruzizi Tented Lodge and Akagera Game Lodge (both listed on TripAdvisor for images of each... More
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"I'm not sure the tents are numbered, but my tent was some 40 meters from the reception (walking on a..."
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"Opt for tree house room if your budget stretches"
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"Whatever tent you're in, there will be endless animal noises - bring earplugs if you think you might need..."
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"treehouse room looks amazing. Probably quite expensive, but worth it, I am sure!"
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