Panorama View at Virunga Lodge

Virunga Lodge An enchanting mountain retreat idyllically located near the Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda

The spirit of Virunga Lodge

Set on a stunning hillside, the magnificent Virunga Lodge boasts panoramic vistas of the Virunga Volcanoes and the beautiful lakes of Ruhondo and Bulera. Each of ten luxurious bandas named after the Rwandan lakes features a spacious bedroom with a cosy fireplace, as well as private terrace with sweeping views of the breathtaking surrounds.

Those in need of relaxation can revel in the comfort of the main lodge or spend some time in the Dian Fossey Map Room. Each guest will enjoy the opportunity for a relaxing complementary massage. Adventures include tracking gorillas and golden monkeys, hikes to the top of the volcanoes, scenic walks through the picturesque villages surrounding the lodge or day trips to the lively towns of Kigali or Kampala.

What we love about Virunga Lodge

  • Visit the nearby village in the company of one of the staff members and get to know some of local people.
  • Sit out on your private terrace in the morning and as watch the clouds blanket the slopes of the mountain below you.