Accomodation in Akagera National Park
There are different accommodation facilities around Akagera National park where you can have a comfortable stay and enjoy your safaris in Rwanda. The accommodating facilities range from budget to mid-range and finally to luxury or upmarket lodges providing excellent accommodation facilities. The choice of the accommodation facility depends on your interest and on your travel budget. The accommodation facilities around Akagera National Park include;
Luxury accommodation facilities
Rusizi lodge: Situated on the shores of Lake Ihema, Rusizi Lodge, Rusizi lodge is top luxury accommodation providing excellent accommodation facilities to visitors. The lodge houses a minimum of 20 visitors and it features 9 tents that are well spaced to accommodate visitors. The accommodation is a form of private inbuilt bathrooms with hot and cold showers, free toiletries, dressing areas, some have twin beds, cozy queen beds, camp beds can be provided on request and the tent has thatched balconies with a wooden table and chairs among others feature which have been designed in an African setting. Ruzizi Tented Lodge, visitors will enjoy activities which swimming, game drive safaris, and boat cruise safaris. Visitors will enjoy different room facilities such as wooden boardwalks, dress areas, en suite bathroom with hot running water, comfortable twin beds queen. The general facilities bar and restaurant services, solar place, and fireplace overlooking the lakes.
Akagera Game Lodge: Akagera Game Lodge is a famous lodge in Akagera National park providing luxury accommodation facilities and excellent services to visitors. It is situated on an elevated area overlooking Ihema Lake and 500m from the Southern entrance of the park. There are over 60-bed facilities at the lodge and accommodation comes into standard, deluxe, family, and junior suites. Facilities at the lodge include wireless internet, spacious swimming pool, snack bar, Conference Hall, tennis court among others. Visitors staying at Akagera Game Lodge will be served tasty international and local cuisines in the lodge’s Shoebill restaurant. You can also get to enjoy a cold cocktail drink at the lodge’s famous Elephant Bar.
Magashi Safari Camp: Situated in far north of Akagera National Park, Magashi Safari Camp is a new and upmarket safari camp overlooking Lake Rwanyakazinga providing cooling views for you to relax and enjoy. The camp opened in early 2019. The accommodation at Magashi comes in 3 unit tents with double beds, and the rest of the other three have twin beds which can easily be integrated to make a double bed. However, an added need can be arranged on the order in case you have a child or you come with children. Magashi Safari Camp offers a great range of activities which include; guided nature walks, boat cruise, game drive, swimming at the Lodge’s pool, spa treatment, and fitness activities at the lodge’s well-equipped gym.