There are different categories of hotels in Rwanda either chains (Serena, Gorillaas and Laiko) or independent hotels and among them we mention:
Kigali Serena Hotel
Situated in Central Kigali, the ambassadorial and commercial heart of Rwanda and the city’s pre-eminent meeting place for diplomats and business people. The Hotel is situated only 10 km from Kigali International Airport. The accommodation comprises of 104 air conditioned rooms from the Presidential suite, luxury suites to deluxe rooms. The elegant Milima Restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, while The Lounge Bar offers a choice of three purpose designed areas: the bar, the lounge and the terrace. The Kigali Serena Hotel offers sophisticated business facilities which include two conference rooms accommodating 600/400 delegates each, 3 other meeting rooms and an executive board room. A business center provides administrative services and business facilities. The hotel also has a Gymnasium, swimming pool and wifi internet access.
Lake Kivu Serena Hotel:
Lake Kivu Serena Hotel is located in the Rwandan resort town of Gisenyi, on the shores of Lake Kivu, the sixth largest lake in Africa. The hotel is ideally situated on a sandy beach, with the nearby Virunga Volcanoes providing a spectacular backdrop on one side and a panoramic view of the lake on the other.
Accommodation comprises of 66 air-conditioned rooms, including 6 luxury suites, 23 family rooms and one room especially equipped for disabled guests. The restaurant offers a stunning view of the lake as you have breakfast, lunch or dinner.
Lake Kivu Serena Hotel offers business facilities including a boardroom and three conference rooms available for business meetings, cocktails and banquets.
The hotel also has a gym, outdoor swimming pool and two tennis courts.
Hotel des Milles Collines:
The Mille Collines is a four star hotel with a fine setting and personalized service situated in a large exotic garden downtown Kigali, Rwanda. Facilities include fitness center, golf, bar and restaurant, swimming pool, etc. Guests who have a wireless enabled laptop can access the internet through the hotel’s wireless network. WiFi access is available in most of the public areas of the hotel. All rooms are equipped with wired internet, with satellite TV, mini bar, direct dial phone, personal safe, electronic key card and pc hook up.
Hotel Umubano Kigali (Novotel)
The Kigali Umubano is a 4 star hotel located 5 km from the centre of Kigali atop one of the many hills that make up the city. The hotels offers, WiFi internet and a business centre, a bar and restaurant, various leisure facilities including an outdoor swimming pool, fitness, aerobics, sauna and tennis court. There is also a bank, several shops and parking on site. From breakfast to lunch, dinner or a tasty little snack, Umubano Hotel Kigali provides balanced choices and à la carte service 24/7 at all its hotels. At LAICO Umubano Hotel, you can count on enjoying a relaxing meal in a friendly, stylish setting.
Is a chain of hotels and in Rwanda there are two in Kigali “City Gorilla Kigali City Center located in the Kiyovu, 7 km from the airport and 1 km from the urban center and Gorilla Golf Kigali”. The Gorilla Volcanoes (Musanze) is located in Volaconoes region 13km from the Park National des Volcans, a home for Mountain Gorillas. Gorillas Hotels has standard and deluxe rooms at a reasonable cost which include Breakfast and Wireless Internet Access.
Chez Lando Hotel
The hotel is located just five minutes from Kigali International Airport and is right on the way to the heart of town. The hotel offers varieties of services including restaurant, wireless internet connection, restaurant and bar. Each room is equipped with color TV with via satellite, telephone, hot shower and bath, comfortable beds, daily maid service and a refrigerator.
Akagera Game Lodge
The lodge is located in the southern part of Akagera National Park, two hours driving from the Capital Kigali City. Akagera Game lodge offers a good relaxation site with different facilities including a restaurant, bar, a swimming pool, a tennis court and a conference room. While relaxing, looking around you will be enjoying the savannah area with a good view of Lake Ihema and different bird species hovering and flying around.
Mountain Gorilla Nest Hotel
Mountain Gorillas Nest Lodge is located 2 km west of the Kinigi Park Headquarters. The lodge is in a lovely rural setting and ideally situated to the park headquarters for each mornings registration process. Each public room overlooks green lawns and a semicircle of 20 double rooms & 2 suites. The rooms all look outwards into the Eucalyptus forest, pyrethrum farms and shambas (farms) beyond. The Lodge is well constructed, but utilitarian: with grass thatched roofs in traditional Rwandese style – not the “rustic luxury safari” style of East and Southern Africa. Nearby is a traditional Rwandese homestead for visitors to visit in their leisure time or after Gorilla trekking.
La Palme Hotel
It is located in Musanze district, in 5 minutes drive from the city Centre. With reasonable cost, the hotel offers very good accommodation rooms with free wireless internet, a bar and restaurant and parking on site. From breakfast to lunch, dinner or a tasty little snack, the hotel provides balanced choices and à la carte service 24/7 at all its hotels.
Bethanie Guest House
Bethanie Guest House, Guest House accommodation in Kibuye the Western side of Rwanda. Bethanie Guest house’ location on the peaceful shore of Lake Kivu make it an ideal retreat option, away from the hassle of city life. Accommodation at Bethanie Guest House is extremely good value for money in a perfect hideaway spot. All the rooms are lake-facing with panoramic views of the hills across picturesque Lake Kivu.
The Ibis Hotel is located in the downtown of Butare in the South-East of Rwanda. Ibis Hotel started its business in 1942 and it is still offering great services to its customers. The Hotel has the following features: a restaurant, a bar, a terrace, individuals and group bedrooms.All the bedrooms have a satellite TV, Telephone for local and international calls, comfortable beds, a small bureau to do your work and a connection to the internet. The City of Butare possesses many attractive places like:The National University,the Museum, the arboretum and the Murambi Genocide Memorial. Butare is also a stopover through Nyungwe National Park for Birding and Chimpanzees trekking.