Cushioned in the foothills of the breathtaking Virunga volcano range, One and Only Gorillas Nest Lodge is the closest resort to Volcanoes National Park and the region’s ultimate luxury retreat thanks to its wealth of jungle experiences, sparkling eucalyptus-enveloped pool, delicious seasonal menus with a side of floral vistas and blissful wellness treatments infused with African botanicals.
On top of the utmost privacy, freedom, and comfort you get while staying in a private home, round-trip airport transfers, high-speed Wi-Fi, an on-site manager, housekeeping team, and 24-hour off-site concierge services are included in your stay. The several restaurants are onsite with a lush chef’s garden where delicious food is served. One of the restaurants (the Nest) is the main all-day restaurant and is where Rwandan beauty is celebrated every day. There are also bars (Nest Bar and Pool bar) and lounges at the property for cocktails, spirits, and wines.
The 14 spacious rooms and 7 suites at One and Only Gorillas Nest Lodge are oh-so-inviting with charming, homely detailing and magnificent Park views. Each of these accommodation facilities is designed to represent the tranquil nature, enclosed by trees for your privacy. When it ones to practicing wellness in the jungles, no place surpasses One and Only Gorilla’s Nest. This allows guests to continue practicing a healthy lifestyle even in the wilderness or immerse themselves in a new World of spirituality as well as physical fitness.
Its elegant rooms boasting impressive views across the magical mysterious wanders of the jungles, patterns, and furniture designed by typical Rwandan artisans but maintain a feeling of modern style that embroiled in beautiful colors. They also have spacious private decks rewarding guests of the breathtaking views of the forest and a fireplace for warming during the chilly evenings.
Visitors feel the thrilling of up-close encounters with the rare, free-roaming majestic mountain gorillas. Unearth the wonders of Volcanoes National Park, traversing magical landscapes, spotting wildlife, and scaling epic volcanoes. Or feed your curiosity with local coffee-tastings, star-gazing, and traditional local performances. It’s all possible with one and only’s expertly curated signature experiences, two of which are included daily for your enjoyment.