Gorilla Nest Lodge is situated where an awe-inspiring experience awaits you. Share the Mountain Gorilla's family space, soak up the serenity found in nature and marvel at the abundance of primates in this magical spot. Positioned on the foothills of the Virunga Volcano range this beautiful lodge provides breathtaking views of Rwandan hills and the slopes of the Volcanoes National Park. The Lodge’s current capacity is ideal for family or friends groups of up to 8, who will be accommodated in the famous Hanna Cottage (max 4) and adjacent Ranch Rooms (max 4) on the property with all meals prepared by a private chef in the Hanna Cottage. The Hanna Cottage was recently renovated to 5-star standards and ranks as the finest accommodation available in the region.
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ROOM CURRENTLY NOT AVAILABLE - Lodge recently sustained fire damage to its main public building. This has limited the operational capacity of the lodge until the main Lounge and Dining Room are restored. Guests are hereby notified that some noise associated with demolition and reconstruction of the main public building, limited to normal daylight hours, is likely.
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The famous Jack Hanna Cottage, located on the grounds of the Gorillas Nest Lodge, 30 meters away from the Ranch Rooms can accommodate a max capacity of 4 guests. This luxurious cottage was recently renovated to 5-star standards and ranks as the finest accommodation available in the region. This cottage features luxurious furnishing and modern amenities balanced within its traditional African design theme.
The Ranch, located adjacent to the Jack Hanna Cottage, located on the grounds of the Gorillas Nest Lodge can accommodate a maximum of 4 guests. This luxurious ranch was also recently renovated to 5-star standards and ranks as the finest accommodation available in the region. This ranch features traditional African design elements amongst a variety of modern, must have amenities.
Enjoy authentic African cuisine and expertly prepared international dishes in a cozy and traditionally African atmosphere.
Guests can delight in a host of activities, including Mountain Gorilla viewing, Golden Monkey trekking, birding and visiting the Diane Fossey's Karisoke Camp.