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Nyungwe Forest Lodge – Nyungwe Afro-Montane Forest

Posted by on April 6, 2016

Nyungwe Forest Lodge – up-market Comfort at the edge of an ancient Rainforest

Enjoy Nyungwe Forest Lodge Nyungwe Forest Lodge – Nyungwe Afro-Montane Forest


Nyungwe Forest Lodge – Nyungwe Afro-Montane Forest is located in midst of Tea Plantation overlooking Nyungwe.  This luxury lodge has truly set a new standard for the area. The lodge is one of the best outside some of the top lodges located near Volcanoes National Park.

Nyungwe Forest Lodge - Nyungwe Afro-Montane ForestNyungwe Forest Lodge – Nyungwe Afro-Montane Forest –  is located on the edge of Rwanda’s ancient  Montane Rainforest and when it comes to lodges in Rwanda is simply up-market plus.  The location alone is worth the stay – surrounded by a Tea Plantation – the large forest with over 13 species of primates including Chimpanzees, large colonies of Colobus Monkeys, gray cheeked Mangabeys that all can be tracked here and of course Nyungwe Forest is home to East Africa’s only Forest Tree-Top Canopy Walk.

The lodge has  24 luxury rooms that are located in six large cottages and besides there are two Presidential suites if the comfort of your room is not enough for you.

After a long chimpanzee trek you can cool off in  the heated outdoor swimming pool that is provided for your pleasure and there is a bistro area there also.  For those looking for more fitness activities there is a fitness center and after that you can relax with  a body treatment and sit in the jacuzzi pool.

Nyungwe Forest Lodge – Nyungwe Afro-Montane Forest is more than a lodge but brings a world-class standard to Nyungwe for the discriminating  traveler that like to enjoy the very best.

Nyungwe Forest Lodge - Nyungwe Afro-Montane ForestThe lodge offers a tea-lounge where you can taste some of the local Rwanda tea and there is also  a bar with an extensive assortment of international and local offerings.  Wireless internet access is offered in the main-lodge area.

When it comes to dinning indoor and outdoor eating areas are available offering excellent international and local culinary delights for breakfast, lunch and dinner all with an astonishing view for you to enjoy.

In the Evening there are open fires in the Boma sitting area where you can take in the sounds of the African night in Nyungwe which is part of atmosphere of the forest as you listen to the forest night-sounds.

Nyungwe Forest offers many activities including birding with its over 275 species of birds that are found here. In the forest you will find over 200 types of trees and many flowering plants including many kinds of orchids and the montane forest giant lobelias and tree ferns found here.

There is much to see and do in Nyungwe and the best place to stay while there is Nyungwe Forest Lodge.  To make sure that Nyungwe Forest Lodge is just right for you take a look at the TripAdvisor’s reviews and comment that were written by recent guests.

If you like to include Nyungwe Forest Lodge – Nyungwe Afro-Montane Forest on your safari with us in Rwanda, please contact us