One & Only Gorilla’s Nest

One & Only Gorilla's Nest

Set amidst swaying eucalyptus trees, One&only Gorilla’s Nest is one of the top luxury safari lodges in Volcanoes national park area, the Lodge is strategically set in the foothills of the breath-taking African tropical rain forest right underneath the five volcanoes, One&only Gorilla’s Nest is your exclusive Rwanda Luxury Lodge that will offer an extraordinary service with personal touches and details while on your gorilla trekking vacation in Volcanoes National Park.

One& only gorilla’s nest lodge capacity

One&only gorilla nest has  21 guest suites – 14 guest rooms (king), -2 4Bedroom Forest Lodges, and seven one-bedroom suites, including two super suites. Modern in design, yet with traditional Rwandan influences, each overlooks the vast African terrain with private decks and an in-room fireplace.

Location of One & Only Gorilla Nest

The Lodge is located just under 6 kilometers from the Kinigi Park headquarters and it’s one of the Lodges that sit on the trailhead of many gorilla families and golden Monkey experiences, you can’t mistake the Lodge as it is located directly opposite the famous Kinigi Craft shop village.

How to get to One & Only Gorilla Nest

Most guests traveling to one & only gorilla nest will drive from Kigali using a 4×4 safari vehicle, the 120 km drive is pretty easy 2-3 hours on a tarmac road and travelers will opt for helicopter charters since the Lodge has helipads at the property making it an easy hoop from Kigali, we recommend using Akagera aviation in Kigali for the Helicopter flights.

Things to do while at One & Only Gorilla Nest

The pioneering activity is the gorilla trekking experience which is Africa’s greatest wildlife encounter that you will not want to miss while planning your safari vacation to Rwanda the following are the activities you can do while at the Lodge.

  • Gorilla trekking experience
  • Golden Monkey experience
  • Diana Fossey grave hike
  • Forest and nature walks
  • Birding safaris
  • Cultural encounters
  • Biking tours
Lodge grade by Wildlife Expeditions

Our safari experts rate One&only 10/10 Super Luxury Lodge.



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