iOverlander 1471.0 Bethanie Hotel The hotel lets you camp by the lake side next to the hotel restaurant. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes The hotel lets you camp by the lake side next to the hotel restaurant. iOverlander Bethanie Hotel Lodging user 2341.0 Gisovu Tea Factory Informal campsite arranged with management to allow visit of the Tea production in the morning. No facilities but on top of the hill in the plantation with amazing views. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Informal campsite arranged with management to allow visit of the Tea production in the morning. No facilities but on top of the hill in the plantation with amazing views. iOverlander Gisovu Tea Factory Parking Area user 1717.0 Institute of National Museums NO CAMPING HERE. There are no campsites in Huye/Butare so we thought we would be cheeky and ask to stay overnight in the museum carpark. We arrived 5 minutes before it closed and explained we wanted to visit the museum when it opened in the morning. They allowed us to park overnight, there are no facilities but it is guarded. Open: Yes NO CAMPING HERE. There are no campsites in Huye/Butare so we thought we would be cheeky and ask to stay overnight in the museum carpark. We arrived 5 minutes before it closed and explained we wanted to visit the museum when it opened in the morning. They allowed us to park overnight, there are no facilities but it is guarded. iOverlander Institute of National Museums City (Capitol) user 1420.0 Trcompanion Small but very friendly campsite with guest house and good facilities. Open: No Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Average Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Small but very friendly campsite with guest house and good facilities. iOverlander Trcompanion Campground user 1446.0 Seeds of Peace Camping for vehicles in the carpark but there is grass for tents, very expensive for the facilities! There are toilets only for campers but they gave us access to a room to have a hot shower. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Camping for vehicles in the carpark but there is grass for tents, very expensive for the facilities! There are toilets only for campers but they gave us access to a room to have a hot shower. iOverlander Seeds of Peace Lodging user Inzu Lodge Nice clean well run place. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Nice clean well run place. iOverlander Inzu Lodge Campground user 1567.0 Discover Rwanda Youth Hostel Great urban camping spot right in the middle of town. Price (USD 10 pppn) includes a small breakfast internet. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Great urban camping spot right in the middle of town. Price (USD 10 pppn) includes a small breakfast internet. iOverlander Discover Rwanda Youth Hostel Campground user 1758.5 Ibis Hotel Camping is no longer allowed! Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: Yes - Slow Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Camping is no longer allowed! iOverlander Ibis Hotel Lodging user 2442.4 Uwinka Campsite In the midst of the rain forest, Nice covered terrace with view to Lake Kivu. Firewood provided, facilities well run. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes In the midst of the rain forest, Nice covered terrace with view to Lake Kivu. Firewood provided, facilities well run. iOverlander Uwinka Campsite Campground user Umbrella Pine Guesthouse Small yard of a guesthouse with lots of flowers and plants. Toilet in restaurant, shower in a room. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Internet: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Small yard of a guesthouse with lots of flowers and plants. Toilet in restaurant, shower in a room. iOverlander Umbrella Pine Guesthouse Parking Area user 1471.6 Holiday Hotel Garden of hotel directly at lake with view over Congo mountains. Shower of one of the rooms. Necessary to negotiate price and offered facilities. In 11/ 2015 10 USD pppn Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Garden of hotel directly at lake with view over Congo mountains. Shower of one of the rooms. Necessary to negotiate price and offered facilities. In 11/ 2015 10 USD pppn iOverlander Holiday Hotel Parking Area user 0.0 Jambo Beach Camp Quiet small field next to restaurant at lake with beautiful sunset. Lake not visible from camping spot. When we were at the place there was no water, so toilets were smelling. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Internet: No Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Quiet small field next to restaurant at lake with beautiful sunset. Lake not visible from camping spot. When we were at the place there was no water, so toilets were smelling. iOverlander Jambo Beach Camp Campground user 0.0 Mutumba Hills Campsite in park. Great view over park and lakes with Tanzania in the distance. Firewood provided. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: Pit Toilets Campsite in park. Great view over park and lakes with Tanzania in the distance. Firewood provided. iOverlander Mutumba Hills Campground user 0.0 Kinigi Asoferwa Lodge Right next to the NP HQ - where you can camp in the carpark for $5 (2016: FRW 5.000). Also known as Kinigi Guest house. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Right next to the NP HQ - where you can camp in the carpark for $5 (2016: FRW 5.000). Also known as Kinigi Guest house. iOverlander Kinigi Asoferwa Lodge Parking Area user 1462.6 Paradis Malahide Cottages And Campsite Parking lot campsite, excellent beach, you can paddle there boats to their private island. Excellent place to relax Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Parking lot campsite, excellent beach, you can paddle there boats to their private island. Excellent place to relax iOverlander Paradis Malahide Cottages And Campsite Lodging user Mountain Gorilla View Lodge Nice place but definitely not worth the price!!! Open: Yes Nice place but definitely not worth the price!!! iOverlander Mountain Gorilla View Lodge Lodging user 1462.1 La Bella Lodge And Camping Beautiful garden directly at lake, quiet, we had to stand in the parking lot with our truck, very good restaurant with African food, friendly host and stuff, you have to negotiate price; 20 USD / 1 car, 2 persons Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Natural Source Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Beautiful garden directly at lake, quiet, we had to stand in the parking lot with our truck, very good restaurant with African food, friendly host and stuff, you have to negotiate price; 20 USD / 1 car, 2 persons iOverlander La Bella Lodge And Camping Campground user 1460.0 Hakuna Matata Rubavu Lodge Just opposite of La Bella, where we stood on parking lot. Owner gave us brochure of hotel and offered camping as well. Worth to have a look at! Open: Yes Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Just opposite of La Bella, where we stood on parking lot. Owner gave us brochure of hotel and offered camping as well. Worth to have a look at! iOverlander Hakuna Matata Rubavu Lodge Lodging user 1477.7 Rushel Kivu Lodge This is a lodge/campsite on the congo-nile trail, usaly visited by bikers and walkers. It is posible to get here by car but the road isn't on the map. There are sings between Kayove and Giginga. The road is rough so 4x4 is needed! The place is really nice and the view over the lake is great! Food was delicious and staff was kind. There is a big field where you can put up a tent due it is not accessible by car so we had to camp on the parking. It is also possible to rent a tent or a room. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes This is a lodge/campsite on the congo-nile trail, usaly visited by bikers and walkers. It is posible to get here by car but the road isn't on the map. There are sings between Kayove and Giginga. The road is rough so 4x4 is needed! The place is really nice and the view over the lake is great! Food was delicious and staff was kind. There is a big field where you can put up a tent due it is not accessible by car so we had to camp on the parking. It is also possible to rent a tent or a room. iOverlander Rushel Kivu Lodge Campground user 1560.4 Discover Rwanda Eco Camp Camping and lodge run by the "Urungo Women's Opportunity Center". The site has permanent tents for rent and also gives the opportunity to camp on the perimisss. It's spotless clean and has great food. Behind the lodge there is a valley with farms also owned by the organization. Trucks or cars can enter to the back and camp with a perfect view over the valley. This is definitely a little peace of heaven :) Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Camping and lodge run by the "Urungo Women's Opportunity Center". The site has permanent tents for rent and also gives the opportunity to camp on the perimisss. It's spotless clean and has great food. Behind the lodge there is a valley with farms also owned by the organization. Trucks or cars can enter to the back and camp with a perfect view over the valley. This is definitely a little peace of heaven :) iOverlander Discover Rwanda Eco Camp Campground user 0.0 Ubumwe Hotel Very close to the border. Basic hotel but we could leave the car there while we were gorilla trekking and hiking the Nyiragongo vulcano. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Slow Kitchen: No Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Restroom: Running Water Very close to the border. Basic hotel but we could leave the car there while we were gorilla trekking and hiking the Nyiragongo vulcano. iOverlander Ubumwe Hotel Lodging user 1377.0 One Love Club It's quite run down, but the staff, location and price make up for it. The camping spot is nice too. Shower was cold, but could be hot if they fix the heater. Price was 7,000 FRW. I was put in a dorm for the same price because there were no other guests. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes It's quite run down, but the staff, location and price make up for it. The camping spot is nice too. Shower was cold, but could be hot if they fix the heater. Price was 7,000 FRW. I was put in a dorm for the same price because there were no other guests. iOverlander One Love Club Lodging user 1434.8 Royal Garden I think this is the best curry I have ever had. Great little Indian run place a short walk from the hostel - try their butter chicken and butter naan bread! Wow. Open: No I think this is the best curry I have ever had. Great little Indian run place a short walk from the hostel - try their butter chicken and butter naan bread! Wow. iOverlander Royal Garden Restaurant user 1506.2 Home St. Jean Hotel on beautifull peninsula behind the memorial church of Kibuye. Amazing view over the lake from the terrace of the hotel. Camping on the paved parking. cold showers but friendly staff. Food is not to expencive (we didn't taste it but it looked good) and for camping we paid 4000rfr for the two of us per night. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Hotel on beautifull peninsula behind the memorial church of Kibuye. Amazing view over the lake from the terrace of the hotel. Camping on the paved parking. cold showers but friendly staff. Food is not to expencive (we didn't taste it but it looked good) and for camping we paid 4000rfr for the two of us per night. iOverlander Home St. Jean Lodging user 1499.7 Home St. Jean Hotel on beautifull peninsula behind the memorial church of Kibuye. Amazing view over the lake from the terrace of the hotel. Camping on the paved parking. cold showers but friendly staff. Food is not to expencive (we didn't taste it but it looked good) and for camping we paid 4000rfr for the two of us per night. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Hotel on beautifull peninsula behind the memorial church of Kibuye. Amazing view over the lake from the terrace of the hotel. Camping on the paved parking. cold showers but friendly staff. Food is not to expencive (we didn't taste it but it looked good) and for camping we paid 4000rfr for the two of us per night. iOverlander Home St. Jean Lodging user 1429.7 Afrika bite very friendly staff. good rwandese food. they serve a buffet for 3000 rwf. a la carte is also possible. nice location, you can eat inside and outside in the garden. Open: Yes very friendly staff. good rwandese food. they serve a buffet for 3000 rwf. a la carte is also possible. nice location, you can eat inside and outside in the garden. iOverlander Afrika bite Restaurant user 1432.1 Step Town Motel After searching for a while, we found this nice hotel with a great view over the city! Manager and staff are very friendly and acommodating! We paid for camping on the parking 10000 rwf for the two of us per night. They gave us a room for showering. We also took breakfast for 2500 p.p. wich was very good! for us this was the best option in town!! Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No After searching for a while, we found this nice hotel with a great view over the city! Manager and staff are very friendly and acommodating! We paid for camping on the parking 10000 rwf for the two of us per night. They gave us a room for showering. We also took breakfast for 2500 p.p. wich was very good! for us this was the best option in town!! iOverlander Step Town Motel Lodging user 0.0 Mamba Club Club that also offers accomodation. Private and dorms. Swimming pool billiard and bowling installations. Nice area and surroundings. Bed in dorm is 10.000RWF Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: No Club that also offers accomodation. Private and dorms. Swimming pool billiard and bowling installations. Nice area and surroundings. Bed in dorm is 10.000RWF iOverlander Mamba Club Lodging user 1643.0 Red Rocks Campsite Nice quirky campsite that offers lots of activities, the owner Harriet is very friendly and helpful, ablutions are ok with hot showers and basic flush toilets, $7 pppn, dinner is ok at 5000 francs, quite a lot of room on grass which is flatish, OK for our truck. Electric at some spots. Can get noisy if a big group is here, about 7km out of town Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Slow Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Nice quirky campsite that offers lots of activities, the owner Harriet is very friendly and helpful, ablutions are ok with hot showers and basic flush toilets, $7 pppn, dinner is ok at 5000 francs, quite a lot of room on grass which is flatish, OK for our truck. Electric at some spots. Can get noisy if a big group is here, about 7km out of town iOverlander Red Rocks Campsite Campground user 1501.0 Hotel Chez Lando Large hotel with parking in rear for truck, no camping allowed so took a room $94 a night inc good breakfast Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Large hotel with parking in rear for truck, no camping allowed so took a room $94 a night inc good breakfast iOverlander Hotel Chez Lando Lodging user 1562.0 Urugo Women's Opportunity Centre Cafe Nice new clean cafe, serve coffee and small snacks, very friendly, next to campsite, plenty of parking, a good cause and worth a stop on way to or from border Open: Yes Nice new clean cafe, serve coffee and small snacks, very friendly, next to campsite, plenty of parking, a good cause and worth a stop on way to or from border iOverlander Urugo Women's Opportunity Centre Cafe Restaurant user 1499.4 Emarauda Kivu Resort We could camp on the grass carpark of the hotel. Fantastic views over lake Kivu. We made use of the free wifi on the deck of the restaurant. No abolutions but you can make use of the hotel facilities. We negotiated the price down from $20 to $10 per night. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: Yes We could camp on the grass carpark of the hotel. Fantastic views over lake Kivu. We made use of the free wifi on the deck of the restaurant. No abolutions but you can make use of the hotel facilities. We negotiated the price down from $20 to $10 per night. iOverlander Emarauda Kivu Resort Parking Area user 1496.3 Calafia Great sandwich place! Best coffee we've had in Africa so far. Open: Yes Great sandwich place! Best coffee we've had in Africa so far. iOverlander Calafia Restaurant user 2200.0 Discover Rwanda Hostel and Campground- great location, across from beach. Quiet and fairly private. Good wifi, small menu but food is good and staff very friendly. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Hostel and Campground- great location, across from beach. Quiet and fairly private. Good wifi, small menu but food is good and staff very friendly. iOverlander Discover Rwanda Lodging user 1464.8 Discover Rwanda Gisenyi Beach Very smart hotel which also allows camping (tents or rooftop) out back. Level ground with shade. $10pppn including breakfast and access to (hot) showers and toilet. Nice food in the restaurant. Only drawback is the camping spot is in view of a road. 2 minute walk to popular beach with clean water Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Very smart hotel which also allows camping (tents or rooftop) out back. Level ground with shade. $10pppn including breakfast and access to (hot) showers and toilet. Nice food in the restaurant. Only drawback is the camping spot is in view of a road. 2 minute walk to popular beach with clean water iOverlander Discover Rwanda Gisenyi Beach Lodging user 1776.7 Huye Mountain coffee - informal campsite There is no camping around in Huye, but we found this place. It is at the coffee washing and drying factory of the Huye Mountain Coffee company. Space for one to two cars, basic ablutions, nice view, in a village, but not that much attention, only a few kids. Security and the guide of the company lives there as well. No big rigs. Open: Yes Internet: No Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes There is no camping around in Huye, but we found this place. It is at the coffee washing and drying factory of the Huye Mountain Coffee company. Space for one to two cars, basic ablutions, nice view, in a village, but not that much attention, only a few kids. Security and the guide of the company lives there as well. No big rigs. iOverlander Huye Mountain coffee - informal campsite Parking Area user 1780.0 Huye Mountain Coffee You can do a 1 or 3 hour coffee tour, including traditional coffee roasting, excellent explanation about the whole coffee process, nice views of the surrounding Huye Mountan range. One if the nicest things we have done in Rwanda. Highly recommend. We did the three hour tour for $30,-pp. Open: Yes You can do a 1 or 3 hour coffee tour, including traditional coffee roasting, excellent explanation about the whole coffee process, nice views of the surrounding Huye Mountan range. One if the nicest things we have done in Rwanda. Highly recommend. We did the three hour tour for $30,-pp. iOverlander Huye Mountain Coffee City (Capitol) user 2425.7 KCCEM Guesthouse (head office) Camping same price as rooms. Single 12000RWF Double 20000RWF Good stop on the way to/from Nyungwe Forest. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Camping same price as rooms. Single 12000RWF Double 20000RWF Good stop on the way to/from Nyungwe Forest. iOverlander KCCEM Guesthouse (head office) Lodging user 1851.9 Murambi genocide memorial Impressive museum. Must visit, bring some Francs for donation. Graphic exposition of exhumed bodies. Open: Yes Impressive museum. Must visit, bring some Francs for donation. Graphic exposition of exhumed bodies. iOverlander Murambi genocide memorial City (Capitol) user 1758.6 Tasty Bakery Bakery next to the chinese restaurant, bakery in red under white roof. Try the cake. Open: Yes Bakery next to the chinese restaurant, bakery in red under white roof. Try the cake. iOverlander Tasty Bakery Dog Unknown user One Love Club Parking lot of area, directly at the busy road. Smaller cars can park inside. Toilet and shower in a room. Restaurant and bar. 9$ p.p.p.n (too much, but at that time there was no other possibility) Open: Yes Electricity: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Yes Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: Yes Parking lot of area, directly at the busy road. Smaller cars can park inside. Toilet and shower in a room. Restaurant and bar. 9$ p.p.p.n (too much, but at that time there was no other possibility) iOverlander One Love Club Parking Area user Touristik Restaurant Huge parking area in front of a restaurant. Friends have stayed there for dinner and the night. Open: Yes Electricity: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Restroom: Yes Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: Yes Huge parking area in front of a restaurant. Friends have stayed there for dinner and the night. iOverlander Touristik Restaurant Parking Area user 1450.1 Republica Great spot for dinner with a nice view of the city. Decent meals around 8000 franc. A soft entry into trying local dishes. Open: Yes Great spot for dinner with a nice view of the city. Decent meals around 8000 franc. A soft entry into trying local dishes. iOverlander Republica Restaurant user 1751.2 Galileo Hotel A somewhat fancy hotel with friendly staff who were surprisingly happy to let us set up the roof tent in their courtyard for one night. They have a quality restaurant. If the hotel is busy (it's next to the stadium) they may not have space. Open: Yes Internet: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No A somewhat fancy hotel with friendly staff who were surprisingly happy to let us set up the roof tent in their courtyard for one night. They have a quality restaurant. If the hotel is busy (it's next to the stadium) they may not have space. iOverlander Galileo Hotel Parking Area user 1500.0 Musasa basecamp One of the basecamps set up on the Congo-Nile trail, this one is run by the staff of a coffee washing station. 5000 frw. I asked about dinner and they said I could have some of what the staff would be having (rice & beans) at no extra charge. Shower and toilet in the staff house. They directed me to set up my tent on the small triangle of grass in front of the offices, but I would not recommend it as it is right beside the generator, and there were lots of curious people around until late at night and again early in the morning. You could probably camp behind the staff house if you prefer to attract less attention. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Internet: No Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: Yes One of the basecamps set up on the Congo-Nile trail, this one is run by the staff of a coffee washing station. 5000 frw. I asked about dinner and they said I could have some of what the staff would be having (rice & beans) at no extra charge. Shower and toilet in the staff house. They directed me to set up my tent on the small triangle of grass in front of the offices, but I would not recommend it as it is right beside the generator, and there were lots of curious people around until late at night and again early in the morning. You could probably camp behind the staff house if you prefer to attract less attention. iOverlander Musasa basecamp Parking Area user 1500.0 Ishara Beach Motel Camping is possible on the lawns of the hotel for 10 000 frw. They also have plenty of parking space for vehicles. Access to a room for ablutions. Nice View of Lake Kivu and you can walk down the hill to the beach. The Ishara basecamp for the Congo Nile trail is also nearby. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Camping is possible on the lawns of the hotel for 10 000 frw. They also have plenty of parking space for vehicles. Access to a room for ablutions. Nice View of Lake Kivu and you can walk down the hill to the beach. The Ishara basecamp for the Congo Nile trail is also nearby. iOverlander Ishara Beach Motel Lodging user 1468.8 Kinunu guest house Guest house for stop over on The Congo Nile Trail. Rooms cheaper than Rushel Kivu Lodge. Clean rooms and well priced food. We cycled in but 4x4 or hiking is an option. View of lake over the coffee plantations. 25 000 Francs for double room. Open: Yes Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No Guest house for stop over on The Congo Nile Trail. Rooms cheaper than Rushel Kivu Lodge. Clean rooms and well priced food. We cycled in but 4x4 or hiking is an option. View of lake over the coffee plantations. 25 000 Francs for double room. iOverlander Kinunu guest house Lodging user 1195.6 Bugarama /Cimerwa hot springs A decent spot for some infomal camping if needed in the area. Not worth the 5 hour round trip from Kamenbe. While hot springs are impressive, used by many locals as a bath and water is too hot to swim comfortably. Open: Yes A decent spot for some infomal camping if needed in the area. Not worth the 5 hour round trip from Kamenbe. While hot springs are impressive, used by many locals as a bath and water is too hot to swim comfortably. iOverlander Bugarama /Cimerwa hot springs City (Capitol) user 632.1 Engen with service station Monior services, just charged for oil change, did fuel and oil filters, flushed water trap. Car wash very good, ask for full wash, engine and under. Tire services also available. Open: Yes Monior services, just charged for oil change, did fuel and oil filters, flushed water trap. Car wash very good, ask for full wash, engine and under. Tire services also available. iOverlander Engen with service station Car Repair user