Gorilla Solution Lodge | Volcanoes National Park
Gorilla Solution Lodge is a mid-range accommodation (3 stars) found in Kinigi sector, musanze, Ruhengeri district near Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda country. The lodge is situated near park head office and just 50 miles away from Kigali capital city. The lodge is nestled at the foot of mountain volcanoes. The lodge is convenient and business friendly to guests since it’s in the perfect position for guests doing gorilla safari with its breathtaking views of volcano mountains and surrounding areas. One can be able to reach the lodge by road which takes about 2-3 hours drive from Kigali city .
Gorilla solution lodge is comprised of 10 spacious and comfortable rooms that are built in African traditional style with grass thatched roofs with modern comfort. Rooms are well furnished and decorated with private en suite facilities like flushing toilets , hot and cold showers/ bathtubs , mosquito nets ,hair driers , flat screen TV’S, satellites , with private balconies , sitting areas , terraces, verandas , you relax while overlooking the spectacular views of the three volcano mountains and surrounding areas . Rooms have excellent facilities with clean and washed beddings , There are fire places at the lodge that provides warmth to visitors in the nights and coldness. Rooms vary in different sizes and categories; singles, doubles, twin , triple /family rooms . Rooms cost 200$ per person per night and above while sometimes rate goes slightly high when its peak/high seasons than in low seasons.
Gorilla solution lodge offers different services and facilities which include; A restaurant that serves different meals both international and African- inspired meals that meets guests choice ; buffet breakfast in the gardens ,lunch and dinner in the main building served by well trained, friendly and organized staff ,they also serve garden diners , A well-stocked bar/lounge with variety of drinks , local ,cocktail , wines, spirits and international beers , you relax in water and sip the cocktail or monk tail while overlooking the spectacular view of virunga volcanoes, distant mountains and surrounding area , Free parking space available, offers airport pick -ups and drop-offs, Laundry services available , WIFI available at the lodge that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends, business centers with conference halls that caters for over 20 people , meeting place and honey moon package etc. Healthy and fitness centers with Spa , Gym, massage ,steam bath , Excellent and comfortable clean beddings, Craft shop available at the hotel with more African style gifts like shoes, safari essentials mention but a few.
Volcanoes national park is the largest and most visited national park found in the North western part of Rwanda country .The park occupies the total area of 505 square miles of rainforest and surrounded by five of volcanoes in virunga mountains namely ; Karisimbi , Bisoke , Muhabura , Gahinga and Sabinyo and there are two active volcanoes that covers 25 miles apart namely; Mauna loa and Kilavea. Apart from volcanoes national park, Rwanda has different parks include; Nyungwe and Akagera national park with different attractions. Though Rwanda is a small land locked, tourism is the fast and leading activity. The park has different accommodations ; Budget , mid range and luxury that are convenient and affordable for each tourists budget . The lodge was set particularly for tourists visiting the park. There are many activities to do while at goriila solution lodge include ; gorilla trekking in volcanoes national park since the lodge is close to the park , mountain climbing and hiking on top of volcano summit , bird watching/ birding in the park , guided community walks in the local villages , golden monkey tracking , Nature walks in the forests, cycling , cave adventures , cultural tours like ibyi ‘wachu , City Tour In Kigali since the capital city of Rwanda is near and there are many places to visit like genocide ,kimironko market and many more activities. The best time to Track gorillas in volcanoes Rwanda is in rainy season is from Feb to March, July, August, September , October and mid-December. Gorilla permit in Rwanda is at 1500$. Rwanda contains 3 tribes include; Hutu , Tutsi and Twa all unique in their ways prompting their safari visits while in Rwanda.