Mountain Gorilla View Lodge is a failrly priced luxury lodge in the Volcanoes National Park. This fantastic eco-lodge is located on the foothills of the Mount Karisimbi, one of the volcanic mountains that make up the Virunga Volcanoes Range, also referred to as the Virunga Massif. Gorilla Mountain View Lodge boasts stunning views of the volcanoes, as well as being located only 3 kilometres from the park headquarters.
It was opened in 2009 and it was among the best rated luxury lodges in the Rwandan Volcanoes till the highend lodges opened.
It boasts of stunning views of the volcanic mountains of the Virunga Massif. The lodge is conveniently located only 3 kilometres from the entrance of the Volcanoes National Park. The lodge is not only a perfect base for the mountain gorilla trekking but it is also a cosy and comfortable property to relax and wind up during your safari in northern Rwanda.
Every room has a fire spot to keep you warm throughout the night.
It has 30 individual chalets for accommodation. Walk around the grounds of the lodge and not only will you feel welcome in the open, central dining and lounge area, but you will also be struck with beautiful views of the volcanoes.
The cottages, which are made from brick and tile, are nothing extravagant but do provide everything you need, such as an en-suite bathroom and a comfortable bed! The electricity and hot water is supplied by a generator, which is on at limited times of the day (usually turned on at 6pm). Each cottage also has a fire in the room.