Nyungwe forest lodge was set up in 2010 and has fast become a favorite with tourists in the area. It is situated in a tea plantation close to the Nyungwe forest. This lodge was the first-ever 5-star accommodation establishment in the region. It has some of the best facilities in Rwanda and very good service. Nyungwe forest lodge has luxury facilities such as a gym and a swimming pool and overlooks the forest canopy so you are guaranteed some good views of the scenery in the area.
It has comfortable luxury rooms, one of them even has a jacuzzi. Board basis is full board and it includes meals. You can either dine outdoors, or in the restaurant, or in your room. There is access to WIFI, and telephone services, so you can communicate with people back home. There are also sate-lite TVs in the rooms to keep you in touch with the rest of the world.
Security at the Lodge is quite good, with very minimal threat of wild animals, and there are security guards day and night. Guests at the lodge have the opportunity to go chimpanzee tracking, go on guided walking through Nyungwe forest, enjoy the canopy walk and birdwatching in Nyungwe forest National Park. Transport to the park is provided and there is even a provision for helicopter rides to the airport. Payment for hotel facilities can be made in US dollars, Pounds or Rwandese Francs.