Headed to Akagera or just looking to get away from the big city?
Stay at the Rwinkwavu Eco-House! A sustainable model for construction and materials, the house is modern and clean. Rent a room or rent the whole house for a great getaway!
An affordable option for lodging for a trip to Akagera or just a weekend outside of Kigali! The house is a modern and stocked with the basics for a comfortable stay. Great for a group to share for the weekend with beautiful views on the surroundings, a big efficient kitchen and open living space, and 4 bedrooms with 2 baths. The house has a water pump and heater as well.
Rent a room at $20 USD per night, $90 USD per week, or for $180 USD per month. An additional guest in the bedroom is $5 USD per night.
Rent the whole house for $80 USD per night.
Just 15-20 minutes up the main dirt road from Kaborando to Akagera National Park, Rwinkwavu's Eco-House is a two-hour drive from Kigali. Rwinkwavu is less than 25 minutes from the gates to the National Park. You can easily make an early morning game drive without having to be up before the sun.
The house is located in the umudugudu of Rwinkwavu, off of the main road through the village. The roads to get the the house are being "upgraded" a bit currently but it is possible to reach the house fairly easily.
Interested in being ecological in your travel? The Rwinkwavu Eco-House is a compressed earth block house built by a local social enterprise. The house is modern in design with the comforts of home, including a water tank, pump, refrigerator, freezer, and hot water heater. The toilets are designed as dry composting toilets that local farmers capitalize on for fertilizing their crops.
The cleaning staff comes daily. Laundry service is included at the guest's request at no additional charge.
Pets are welcomed in the house, but please keep your cows, or cow-sized pets outside. Accidents happen, and if they happen in the house, please let the cleaning staff know so that it can be cleaned well.
The neighborhood is our home too, so please be respectful of the local families.