One&Only Gorilla’s Nest
One&Only Gorilla’s Nest is located just five minutes’ drive from Rwanda’s stunning Volcanoes National Park and is set in the stunning Virunga volcano range enveloped by a fragrant Eucalyptus forest. This modern resort is a great choice of base for those wanting a magical encounter with mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. The 21 guest rooms and suites, plus two super suites, are designed for comfort and boast private decks and in-room fireplaces. The rooms are decorated with traditional art and craftmanship and the expansive glass windows look out onto lush farmlands and forests. When not out exploring the rainforest, home to an abundance of wildlife and bird species, guests can relax in the comfortable lounge and deck with its stunning views and enjoy the trademark Rwandan hospitality.
This destination is known for its outstanding culinary offering with ingredients grown on-site to ensure seasonal and flavourful dishes. Experiences here are curated to guests tastes and schedules and range from exploring the volcanic landscape, tasting the superb local coffees and stargazing to enjoying local performances and, of course, meeting the rare and majestic mountain gorillas. In between excursions, guests can book in for a spa treatment to complete the magical experience.