Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge is located strategically near the Volcanoes National Park which is home to the rare species of mountain gorillas. This property is situated 2 hours and a half from Kigali International Airport and only 10 minutes’ drive from the park headquarters. They offer mid-range accommodation for gorilla trekkers. The proximity to the park headquarters is very much convenient for trekkers, whereas its location offers full breathtaking views of Mountain Sabyinyo and the rest of the Virunga chain of mountains. All our furniture is handmade in bamboos. This is one of the best mid – range facilities, with great large cottages, and nice restaurant that serve all kind of cuisines.

Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge as a safari lodge comprises of 23 self-contained private cottages with an individual fireplace. The rooms were built and properly designed to offer you comfort. The property was constructed all from environmentally friendly items as well as local materials such as bamboo. The attractiveness of this property is seen by its comfort, price, convenience as well as location. They work closely with the local community to ensure there are job opportunities around the lodge. A local cultural dancing troupe entertains guests to showcase Rwanda’s lifestyle and culture to the visiting guests, thus promoting sustainable tourism; through cultural exchange, local community interactions and experiencing real Rwandan cultural welfare. Meals and drinks are available onsite along with Wi-Fi, parking, room service, and cable TV.

Brace up as an awe-inspiring experience awaits you in this part of Africa.

A gorgeous, recently decorated, cozy triple room quietly situated to the northern wing side of the property. This room has a lovely en-suite bathroom, coffee making facilities, wonderful and warm chimney and views onto Sabyinyo Mountain Volcano. A gorgeous, recently decorated, cozy single room quietly situated to the southern wing side of the property. This room has a lovely en-suite bathroom, coffee making facilities, wonderful and warm chimney and opens onto wonderful gardens.

The recently decorated and so comfortable double room which is on the northern side of the lodge, and it has a fully furnished en suite bathroom and warm chimney as well as a great view of the Sabyinyo Mountain. Other activities and attractions that you can access from Le bamboo gorilla lodge apart from gorilla trekking include activities like, Visiting the Caves, Community visits, Karisimbi Hike, Visiting the twin lakes and many more.


  • Full course meals are offered.
  • The lodge works closely with and employs the local community.
  • A maximum of three people can be accommodated in some of the rooms.
  • Airport transfers are available on request.
  • The park is home to 178 bird species, and wildlife such as buffalo, spotted hyena, duiker, gorilla, and golden monkey.