Luxury accommodation in Akagera National Park: To begin with, Akagera National park is located in the Eastern part of Rwanda near the Tanzania border. Additionally, it covers an area of 1,122 square kilometers and is endowed with a wide variety of wildlife . For instance;
- hundreds of bird species including the rare shoebill stork and several others.
- Also, in the southern part of this park, there is a lake called Lake Ihema which is a home to crocodiles and hippos.
Also, Akagera National Park is a wonderful tourist/safari destination and it also has luxury accommodation facilities that offer comfortable and high quality accommodation for travelers.
Ruzizi Tented Lodge
This is a spectacular luxury accommodation facility that lies in Akagera National Park (on the shores of Lake Ihema). Additionally, it is popular for providing excellent accommodation facilities to visitors.
Accommodation consists of 9 well-spaced tents and the maximum capacity is 20 guests.
- A dressing area
- A small patio at the front
- Wooden walk boards
- Either 3 by 4 twin beds or queen sized beds
- En-suite bathroom with hot and cold running water
- free toiletries
- camp beds (on request)
- thatched balconies (with wooden table and chairs)
General facilities at the lodge
- Solar energy
- A fireplace overlooking Lake Ihema
Activities at the lodge include; game drives, swimming, night drives where tourists can view nocturnal animals such as lions and leopards, boat cruises.
How to get to Ruzizi Tented Lodge
This lodge is located within Akagera National Park and can be accessed by road. Furthermore, it is approximately 30 minutes away from the park’s entrance.
Akagera Game Lodge
Akagera Game Lodge is a famous lodge in Akagera National park providing luxury accommodation facilities and excellent services to visitors.
In addition, you will find this amazing lodge on a high up area overlooking Ihema Lake and 500m from the Southern entrance of the park. Also, there are over 60-bed facilities at the lodge and accommodation comes into standard, deluxe, family, and junior suites.
There are various facilities at the lodge, for instance;
- wireless internet
- spacious swimming pool
- snack bar
- Conference Hall
- tennis court among others
Additionally, visitors staying at Akagera Game Lodge will have access to tasty international and local cuisines in the lodge’s Shoebill restaurant. You can also get to enjoy a cold cocktail drink at the lodge’s famous Elephant Bar.