Best Honeymoon Destinations in Rwanda – Land of a Thousand Hills

Posted by on November 26, 2016

Best Honeymoon Destinations in Rwanda -the Land of a Million Smiles.

In the Heart of Africa – the best romantic places for a Honeymoon in Rwanda


Here are the best places and lodges our Clients picked for their Honeymoon Safari in Rwanda. The Best Honeymoon Destinations in Rwanda  Places and lodges with that added Romantic Touch, perfect Honeymoon weather all-year long in the Land of a Million Smiles and Eternal Spring.

Rwanda, Safe and Secure, a Honeymoon Paradise that includes Palm – Studded Sandy Beaches along Kivu, the scenic Savannah of Akagera National Park, the wondrous, fairy-tale Afro-Montane Jungle like Nyungwe Forest, the incomparable Virunga Volcanoes found in Volcanoes National Park  along with Mountain Gorillas, Golden Monkeys, Volcano Climbing and more.

Cultural Dances and music that will strike a spark in your soul including the Dance of the Fiancés, the ancient Courting Dance.

Best Honeymoon Destinations in Rwanda are found here.


Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge

 Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge, one of the most exclusive Lodges in Rwanda, simply a cut above the rest and among the best in East Africa.  Stay in your private cottage in full comfort with more luxurious comforts than you find in most homes.

Enjoy a Morning Sunrise with two cups of some of Africa’s Best Coffee raised in Rwanda, food to delight the senses, service that papers you with those extra touches, views to live for, and a crackling fire in your living area of the cottage to take the Chill off of those cool Virunga Nights. Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge the perfect place while on a romantic honeymoon in Rwanda.


Ruzizi Tented Safari Lodge – Akagera National Park

 Ruzizi Tented Safari Lodge in Rwanda’s only Savannah Park overlooking Lake Ihema where you go to sleep to the sound of grunting Hippos grazing and wake up to the cry of the Fish Eagle.

Ruzizi Tented Lodge is Rwanda’s only luxury Tented Camp in the true Savannah Tradition where you can expect excellent food and service, great views with wildlife al around, comfortable Tented Cottages including a new one that is up in a tree – a perfect Honeymoon Hideaway.

Take a few game drives, a boat Safari on Lake Ihema, relax on your deck with glass of ice-cold champagne, Life does not get any better in the African Bush of Rwanda at the romantic  Ruzizi Tented Safari Lodge.


Nyungwe Forest Lodge

 Nyungwe Forest Lodge in the midst of Tea-Fields that go on forever and Nyungwe Afro-Montane Forest is just before you.  Superb luxurious suites with fireplaces, exquisite views, superior comfort, excellent cuisine, top service,  a heated swimming pool for you to enjoy, a Boma area where you can enjoy the African Night while enjoying a roaring fire.

Nyungwe Forest Lodge is also the gateway to Africa’s largest remaining Afro-Montane Rainforest, which seems at times like it is a scene out of the Hobbit with its exotic plants, flowers, trees covered with lichen, 130 kilometers plus of hiking trails, Chimpanzees, Ruwenzori Colobus in troops exceeding 250 in number, 13 primate species in all. It is also the forest in East Africa with Forest Canopy Walk – which is both exciting and exhilarating.

Enjoy Nyungwe Forest Lodge, one of Rwanda’s most Romantic Lodges for a Honeymoon in the Land of a Thousand Hills.


 Serena Lake Kivu Hotel

 Honeymoon Romance along Rwanda’s Costa del Sol staying at the grand Serena Hotel where you have great rooms with all the Western Comforts while in front of you is one of Africa’s most beautiful Lakes – Lake Kivu.

A Sandy, Palm Tree Studded where you can relax and chill out, boating, wind-surfing, beach walks, take a dip into the pool or the lake, enjoy a romantic on the beach dinner with lamps all around underneath the vast African Sky.

Romance along the shores of Lake Kivu with some of the most temperate holiday-weather in Africa, it simply does not get any better – a perfect romantic honeymoon destination in Rwanda – the Serena Lake Kivu Hotel  in Gisenyi.


  Cormoran Lodge – Lake Kivu – Kibuye

 Cormoran Lodge, one of Rwanda’s romantic Honeymoon Lodges along Lake Kivu in the town of Kibuye.  This is one of the most scenic areas along the Lake.  Stay in a wooden chalet cottage with comforts you are used to and more. Superb Food is served here.

Stay in the VIP Honeymoon Cottage with its upmarket, high standard of comfort and a breathtaking view of Lake Kivu. All cottages come with television, wi-fi, mini fridge, and bath.

Enjoy the Cuisine, the Boat Rides, Swimming in the Lake, Hiking, Biking or simply be you and enjoy.

Cormoran Lodge is known for its superb food that Rwandan and local influence, simply an added treat for your taste buds while staying at one of Lake Kivu’s romantic honeymoon lodges – Cormoran Lodge – Lake Kivu – in Kibuye.


Hotel Paradise Malahide- Lake Kivu -Gisenyi

 Hotel Paradise Malahide is a moderately priced, romantic Lodge along Lake Kivu in the Gisenyi that deserves to be listed among Rwanda’s Romantic Honeymoon Destinations.

Welcome to Paradise along Lake Kivu with its ideal climate, the perfect amount of sunshine, a relaxing lake and rolling green hills…The Hotel was even discovered by Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt  staying here for a few days while visiting Rwanda.

Hotel Paradise Malahide, family owned, highly rated, moderately priced, great local and international Food, swimming, boating, nature walks, scenic wonders all around – another one of Rwanda’s Romantic Honeymoon Hotels along Lake Kivu – Hotel Paradise Malahide- Lake Kivu -Gisenyi.


Waterfront Lake Resort – Gisenyi – Lake Kivu

 Waterfront Resort is a great better-budget Honeymoon Destination along Lake Kivu, simply Value Plus and yet a unique Romantic Honeymoon Spot in Gisenyi with a lush tropical garden, great beach and the Rwandan cottage are simply unique and at Waterfront Resort you have a private open sky shower with tropical plants surrounding you, Waterfront Lake Resort is a one of a kind romantic honeymoon spot.

Foodwise – Waterfront Lake Resort where you get a bite of Rwanda – try Rwanda’s National Dish of Choice – Beef, Goat, Fish, Chicken Brochettes grilled over an open charcoal fire, or the treat of choice around Lake Kivu, some Sambaza Sardines freshly caught in the Lake and lightly fried with lemon, a salad and fries.

Honeymoon Couples have enjoyed their stay at Lake Kivu’s Waterfront Lake Resort – Gisenyi.


Best Romantic Honeymoon Destinations in Uganda

Here is a tip that first-time travelers to Africa do not realize – You can easily do a combined Rwanda – Uganda Honeymoon and save drive-times and enjoy two fabulous countries while on your African Honeymoon – Rwanda – the Land of a Thousand Hills and Uganda – the Pearl of Africa.  You can also land in Uganda and fly out of Rwanda and take in the best in the heart of Africa on your honeymoon.

Land in Kigali Rwanda and visit Rwanda on your honeymoon, then continue your Honeymoon Safari in Uganda where you will discover an abundance of Wildlife, Primates, the River Nile, Lake Victoria and its Tropical Islands in the sun, consider a combined Honeymoon in Rwanda and Uganda and take a look at Uganda’s best Romantic Honeymoon Destinations.

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