How Does It Cost To Stay At Sambora Kinigi Lodge In 2024


Room type 

Queen double or twin beds ( 2 adults + 1 child )

King bed or Twin beds (3 adults + 2 Children)

Entire site ( 10 adults + 4 children ) 

Cottage ( 4 adults + 2 children)


From $450

From $400

From $2500

From $1100


Sambora Kinigi Lodge is a 3-star mid-range lodge situated in Kinigi-Ruhenger, which is 10 minutes from the Ibyiwacu cultural center, 4 kilometers from Volcanoes National Park, and 8 kilometers from Mount Bisoke in the northern province, the home of golden monkeys and mountain gorillas, where mountain gorilla trekking safaris take place in Rwanda.



Travelers can arrive at Sambora Kinigi by road transport from Kigali International Airport or Kigali City in approximately 2–3 hours, or they can also fly from Kigali Airport to Ruhenger Airstrip in just 30 minutes, then later transfer to the lodge. Sambora Kinigi Lodge is the perfect base for mountain gorilla trekking activities.

How many rooms are in Sambora Kinigi lodge in 2024

Sambora Kinigi Lodge is comprised of more than five spacious, elegant, self-contained rooms overlooking the Virunga chained volcanoes. Sambora Kinigi Lodge rooms are built in an African traditional model with a higher level of comfortability.


Sambora Kinigi rooms were carefully decorated and fully furnished with hug poster beds, wooden floors, hot and cold showers, mosquito nets, flat-screen TVs, air conditioning, sofa chairs, coffee making machines, a safety box, complementary bottled water, and a satellite.


Sambora Kinigi Lodge rooms offer sitting areas, balconies, and terraces overlooking the green gardens that are distant from the surrounding a thousand hills, flora, and fauna, along with the vibrant sounds of nature.


Sambora Kinigi Lodge offers a dining area that offers different dishes ranging from international to local-inspired cuisine that meet guests' expectations. Sambora Kinigi meals include a buffet breakfast, lunch, and dinner in the main house, prepared and served by well-experienced staff. Travelers can have their meals in the gardens or from the dining area that overlooks the Virunga chained volcanoes.


Sambora Kinigi Lodge has a well-stocked bar with a big lounge serving rewinding local drinks, cocktails, spirits, wines, and international beers. Enjoy your white or red wines while overlooking the Virunga mountains, surrounding areas, and colorful green gardens.



Sambora Kinigi Lodge also offers free parking space, laundry services, airport pick-up and drop-offs, all the housekeeping services are always available, and there is a free Wi-Fi internet hot spot for all clients for easy communication with people back home.

What can i do while at Sambora Kinigi Lodge in 2024

Sambora Kinigi Lodge is near Volcanoes National Park, which is the largest and most visited protected area in the northern western province of Rwanda. Volcanoes National Park occupies 505 square miles of tropical rain forest and is surrounded by over five volcanoes in the Virunga area. The five volcanoes include Mount Karisimbi, Muhabura, Bisoke, Sabinyo,and Gahinga.


Rwanda also has other national parks besides Volcanoes National Park, such as Nyungwe Forest National Park, which offers chimpanzee trekking safaris, and Akagera National Park, which is the only Savannah National Park offering the big five animals in Rwanda.