Ruzizi Tented Camp

Location: Akagera | Rwanda

Price guide: £££££ £100-£200 per person per night

Ruzizi Tented camp is an intimate eco lodge set on the shores of Lake Ihema and in the Akagera National Park. The whole camp is linked using boardwalks and has been designed to blend effortlessly into the surrounding environment. It is a very exclusive retreat from which you can explore this beautiful part of Rwanda.
Perfect forCouples exploring Rwanda looking for a tranquil retreat.
In the knowAn evening boat trip out on the lake with a drink in hand is a wonderful way to end the day.

Recommended for...

  • Eco-tourism
  • Family-friendly
  • Off the Beaten Track
  • Peace & Quiet

Hotel Overview


The camp is located in the Akagera National Park, on the Eastern border of Rwanda.

Rooms at Ruzizi Tented Camp

There are just seven tents here which is what helps make this camp such a peaceful place. Each tent has its own en-suite bathroom with hot and cold running water, a dressing area and either comfortable queen or 3/4 twin beds and a small, private patio at the front, which is accessible by wooden boardwalks leading to and from the main reception area.

Food and Facilities

Meals at Ruzizi Tented Camp are simple yet always delicious. Enjoy a flexible breakfast, whether you want to be up early to see the game or fancy a nice lie in breakfast will be waiting for you when you rise. Lunch is usually taken out in the park or on the lake depending on what you fancy. Enjoy some sundowners on the viewing deck before tucking in to a different three course dinner each day.

Activities at Ruzizi Tented Camp

Time is usually split between game driving in the Akagera and spending time on the lake fishing or game and bird watching along the shores. There are several guides who will be more than happy to come with you into Akagera if you are self driving but there is also a seven seater game viewing vehicle that will take you out to see the sights.

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