10 Best Honeymoon Hotels & Lodges in Rwanda


For visitors or couples who are looking for romantic honeymoon destinations is what you are looking then Rwanda has got it all. Not only does this landlocked nation popular for its thrilling primate safari experiences but also exceptional with its vast options for romantic getaways most of which include the Eco safari lodges, luxury resorts around most of its stunning volcanoes and Lakesides.

The following are some of Rwanda’s best honeymoon resorts that you need to check out.

Bisate Safari Lodge

If it is exceptional luxury wilderness lodges is where you wish to spend a night while on safari or honeymoon vacation in Rwanda then Bisate Luxury Lodge has it all. This luxury lodge is a newly established facility in Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park and it is strategically located offering dramatic views of the surrounding volcanoes and extensive landscape of Rwanda. It lies close to Kinigi park headquarters making it an ideal area for you to reach to the park’s trails where hiking usually begins. There are several tours that can be done within this area and massages are also offered. The lodge comprises of 6 luxury rooms that supplements on its intimate and romantic setting. Its rooms are well designed and equipped with luxury bathrooms. For a complete experience, you will need $750 to $1750 for you to be in this lodge and the price usually includes meals, room, drinks where possible and some safari activities.

Virunga Lodge

Lying on the magnificent hillsides of Rwanda, exists Virunga Lodge, one of this country’s amazing safari lodges that reward travelers and honeymooners with the most dramatic views of the Virunga Massifs and the surrounding twin Lakes of Butare and Ruhondo. It is situated within Musanze about one hour’s drive from Volcanoes National Park headquarters and comprises of 10 luxury Bandas that derived their name from the Twin Lakes. Its Bandas have spacious bedrooms with cozy fireplace and not to forget the most breathtaking views of the surrounding areas. Besides mountain gorilla adventures and honeymoon experiences, this lodge is also ideal for you to embark on a nature walk, boat rides or get a massage that will leave you relieved. Depending on what kind of accommodation you will choose and what you expect in this luxury lodge, the cost usually ranges from $600 to $1000. 

Kigali Marriott Hotel

For those of you who prefer the highest level of comfort and convenience, Kigali Marriott Hotel should be a must for you to stay with your dear one while on honeymoon. This luxury hotel is situated on KN3 Avenue in Kigali just next to the financial district and Kigali city hall. The 5 star hotel is perfect for weekend getaway. It is also perfect for events, conferences and meetings are also conducted each day at this hotel with major focus on visitors and high quality of service.

Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

If you are heading to Volcanoes National Park this coming season, this is one of the best safari lodges you should consider for your overnight stay. It is strategically located at the park headquarters just within the foothills of the Virunga Volcanoes hence providing most breathtaking views of its surrounding areas. Its strategic location also makes it romantic, calm and tranquil environment for the honeymooners. Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge is owned by a community trust-the Sabyinyo Community Livelihood Association that uses rentals and community fees got from the lodge to boost the socio-economic and conservation activities.

Nyungwe House

This features splendid green fields and misty hills and popular as One and Only Nyungwe House. It is located in the extreme and vast Nyungwe tropical rainforest and it will welcome its visitors on 1st October 2018. If you are looking for authentic and romantic experiences then consider this accommodation facility a must for you to visit. It comprises of 23 guest rooms and suites all of which are well designed based on the standards of its environment and feature the African art. While here, don’t miss to chill around its pool that overlooks at the forest canopy as you enjoy your diner or relax in its luxurious rooms.

Cormoran Lodge

This is still new and lies along the Lake Kivu’s shores thus offering fresh experiences for honeymooners. It rewards visitors with that African feel and prestige especially as the sun sets down. You can also enjoy including the boat rides, kayaking or have a taste of Rwanda’s tea and chill around while sipping your drink.

Paradis Malahide

This lodge is strategically found along Lake Kivu shoreline in Gisenyi. It is credited for its ideal climatic conditions with mild sunshine that leaves you relaxed while enjoying amazing views of Rwanda’s beautiful Lake and rolling hills. It is situated about 7 kilometers away from Gisenyi town.

Ruzizi Tented Lodge

For visitors on safari to Akagera National Park, Ruzizi Tented Lodge is that one exceptional safari lodges you need to visit with your dear ones. This luxury tented camp consists of seven en-suite tents that are patched on the forest shores of Lake Ihema and all of them are well protected by huge palms and trees. It also favors visitors on family safari and offers amazing views of hippos. Come and experience Rwanda’s wilderness and you will be left thrilled.

Source: Hotels Rwanda


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