Lake Side Hotel – Bukavu
Lake Side Hotel is a mid-range accommodation (4 stars) found on the shores of lake Kivu just 6 km from the centre of Bukavu town and 4km from the south of Kivu parliament in the Democratic republic of congo. It takes approximately 25 to 30 minutes to drive from the Rusizi border side of Nyungwe in Rwanda (while enjoying the wonderful views of the hills in Rwanda and tropical forest ) to Bukavu congo. While Bukavu to Goma it’s a boat trip on Lake Kivu . The hotel is the best and convenient place to rest in for guests visiting Bukavu and kahuzi biega national park for lowland gorilla trekking and a spectacular view of lake Kivu and surrounding areas .
Lake side hotel-bukavu contains 10 beautiful and elegant rooms all with the lake view that reflects modern building style with a modern comfort. Rooms are well decorated , furnished and equipped with private suite facilities which include ; flushing toilets , Mosquito nets , air conditioning , hot and cold running showers/bathtubs , driers , satelites, flat screen TV’s mention but a few . Rooms have verandas , terraces, sitting areas and private balconies with a cozy atmosphere , you relax while overlooking the breathtaking views of lake kivu and surrounding areas . The hotel have excellent rooms with washed clean beddings containing both king and queen sized beds . Rooms are in different categories; single ,double ,twins and triple rooms. Some rooms have fireplaces that provides warmth to clients during nights. Rooms cost 250$ and above per night and during peak season the rate goes slightly high.
Lake side hotel bukavu has different facilities and services which include; A well-stocked bar with both soft and hard drinks like; soda, beers, wines etc , A restaurant that serves delicious meals both local and international that meets guests choice ; Breakfast while facing the lake , lunch , dinners both indoor and outdoor dinners , a swimming pool that cools off the hot afternoon, you relax in water and sip the cocktail while enjoying the beautiful view of lake Kivu and surrounding area , the hotel offers laundry services, solar energy available , Fire places that provides warmth , Wifi internet available at the lodge that enables guests to keep in contact with their families and friends, walking night safaris , Ample parking space, airport pickups and drop offs, Spacious and comfortable rooms with king and queen sized beds , Healthy and fitness center with gyms, massage , sauna , business center also available at the hotel with meeting places, honey moon package , Gift shop also available with African gift like ; clothes, shoes , guide essential and many more.
Bukavu is the capital city of south kivu province situated on the Eastern side of Democratic republic of congo lying at the extreme end in the south-western area of lake Kivu and Cyangungu in the west of Rwanda separated by River Ruzizi outlets. Democratic republic of congo is a small land locked country positioned in central africa with its great kinshasha capital city. You can be in congo either by Road or air transport . Democratic republic of congo is considered to be the richest country in the world regarding on the natural resources ; its raw material deposits its worth it which include; copper , diamond, gold, etc.
There are many things to do(activities) while in congo which include ; Visiting the city life of all the capitals ; Goma and Kinshasha, Visiting different national parks in congo especially the popular ones like ; Virunga national park famous for endangered mountain gorillas that encourages gorilla trekking, Kahuzi biega national park with low land gorillas , hiking/climbing mount Nyiragongo volcanoes, Bird watching, Visiting the rain forest and see the unique wildlife, Visiting the historical sites and many attractions. The best time to be in Democratic republic of congo is from june, july, august, January and February. some areas in Congo have increased risks of not to travel to especially North Kivu and Ituli province due to crimes, Ebola, and kidnapping. congo has more than 200 tribes and 4 are the main largest tribes which include Mongo, Luba, Kongo, and Mang-betu Azonde. The majority of the Congolese speak thesame language Kikongo, Lingala, Swahili, and French. Bukavu has different hotels to stay in budget , mid range and luxury accommodations which are friendly and convenient to each visitor staying in the place.