Hotel Muhabura Rwanda


This is one of most strategic places to stay for gorilla viewing in Rwanda especially to those on tight budget. located in Musanze town, a less-than 15 minutes drive Volcanoes national park headquarters. The Hotel provides an experience that makes guests live home away from home. When visiting the Land of Thousand Hills, you are advised to stay at the Muhabura Hotel of the Northern Region, set in the calm of the Musanze town surroundings.

The hotel is built in a somewhat colonial style (1954) and was extended and renovate in 2007-2008. The Hotel consists of 30 rooms and apartments at affordable prices, and it offers a cozy environment to relax in after gorilla viewing in Volcanoes National Park or a day visit to the Northern area of Rwanda.


At the hotel’s front office, you are warmly welcome by members of staff with the necessary knowledge to help you get necessary information about the region, bank exchange rates, attraction areas, tour guide facilities and other information regarding the local market and accommodation prices in different regions of the country.

For accommodation and related services, the hotel’s front office welcome guests 24hours a day, but customers are advised  to make anticipated booking since we are located near a busy town and safaris destination.


The room rates vary between Rwandan Francs 24.000 for a Single Room to Rwandan Francs 48.000 for a triple room, new apartment. They are all self contained with shower or bath.

Continental breakfast and taxes are included in these rates (valid in August 2013).

The bar makes the town difference since it offers a variety of nice sitting places as an alternative for the market

Under the same green roof, a number of quiet and intimate bungalows are at the customers’ disposal.muhabura-bar

When touring or passing by the Northern Province, never miss an occasion to experience food service and breakfast specialties in the hotel lying on the outskirts of the town alongside the road to Kivu Lake shores. Once sat in the dining, you can make whatever kind of order without worrying about timetables and schedules. Food service is always performed by professional members of staff with various cooking styles and delivered in a quick and accurate manner.

Bearing no resemblance to the local environment, the hotel daily welcomes guests to a ready for service menu; otherwise, a list of ‘A LA CARTE’ menu is available. Our grills can be compared to nothing in the region.  The handcraft shop, LABOUTIK, in the front office is unique in the northern region.