Ruzizi Tented Lodge : Ruzizi is a spacious luxury eco- safari accommodation found on the banks of Lake Ihema, estimating 6 kilometers from the park reception. The lodge is designed with over nine comfortable tents set back in fig trees. They flank a thatched reception and dining area and wooden walkways lead to beautiful deck that hangs over the lake.
The lodge contains a central fire pit and is excellent spot for a morning cup of coffee.
Ruzizi tented lodge is an intimate retreat to have a comfortable stay. Each tent stuns with an en-suite bathroom with hot and cold running water, a dressing area and a cozy queen bed. All tents have shaded verandas containing campaign chairs and a tree trunk table.
The lodge was designed under beautiful surroundings to ensure guests connect with nature. It was built using hand- crafted made by local artisans and cooperatives. Ruzizi is well powered by solar energy and prides itself because of being environmentally conscious.
It is designed with only 9 tents, accommodating a maximum of 20 guests, the lodge is a quiet and offers comfortable retreat.
Facilities and Amenities at Ruzizi Tented Lodge;
They offer laundry services and our door fire place for your warmth at night.
The lodge has perfect restaurant with professional chefs who serves delicious in both international and local meals.
The lodge offers special diet menus.
The lodge is designed with a gift shop that displays beautiful craft material made out of hands. Tourists who visit the park tend to buy some materials there to take back to your beloved ones.
They offer free breakfast and welcoming juice.
They offer Kids meals
They offer baggage storage
The lodge’s dinning offers enough space set on a spectacular deck that overlooks the lake and it is an excellent spot to watch sunrise.
The lodge has a perfect bathroom with a full shower and toilet. The sounds of the nightlife are so soothing and enjoyable as you sleep on the comfortable beds with the cool, fresh air that reminds you about the entire trip in Rwanda.
Rooms are safe and well maintained will all amenities; bedding, mosquitoes, bathrooms, showers among others.
Ruzizi Tented Lodge offers a great place to stay in the wilderness of Akagera National Park, offering welcome and friendly staff, great food. You can have your drink around the veranda at night as you overlook the hippos come out and graze just a few meters away from where you’re.
More so, the tented cottages are comfortable and beautifully situated surrounded by the sights and sounds of the nature.
The lodge is Located in the second visited Rwanda safari destination ‘’Akagera National Park’’ and one of the four parks found in the country namely; Volcanoes National Park, Ntungwe National Park, Gishwati -Mukura National Park. Akagera National Park sounds as the largest game park in the country, covering at total surface area of 1,122 square kilometer. This game park got its name from the Kagera River which flow through the park. Akagera National Park is home to range of mammal species and during your stay at the lodge – you can decide to engage in game drive where you can be able to adventure all the bigfives and various antelopes. The park is truly a birding site with over 500 bird species.
Activities to do while at Ruzizi Tented Lodge includes; Boat cruise on Lake Ihema, Guided game drive, fishing on Lake Shakani, Walk the line tour, Camping, Bird watching, Behind the scenes Akagera tour, Community culture visits among others.
Lastly, Ruzizi tented lodge is an ideal safari place for visitors looking to spend a comfortable night in the amidst of Akagera National Park with their friends and family.