Families, Couples & Honeymoons
One of Lake Kivu’s most elegant hotels, the Lake Kivu Serena Hotel is situated on Rwanda’s northernmost point of Lake Kivu, and only a short distance to the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
The Lake Kivu Serena Hotel boasts a private beach on the edge of the lake and their executive suites have private verandas with views of the lake - perfect for relaxing after a day exploring. The suites also feature separate sitting room and guest washroom, so are perfect for those looking for more space, or looking to escape their children.
The hotel is incredibly family friendly and provides additional beds, cots and even has babysitting services available. A range of recreational activities in the grounds, from cycling, boating and kayaks to volleyball, tennis or fishing.
From Lake Kivu Serena its easy to get to the Volcanoes National Park jungle treks to meet Gorillas. Another popular excursion is into the DRC, with one of the most active volcanoes in the world just over the border.
Trek up the Nyiragongo Volcano to see the glowing lava pools at the peak, before returning to Lake Kivu and the Lake Kivu Serena Hotel to rest and recover from the hike.
15 minutes from the property are the volcanic Amashuza Hot Springs, and their waters are full of minerals to ease tired muscles.
Of course, there is the option to stay at the hotel and relax on the private beach, swim in Lake Kivu or have a drink at the outdoor pool. Lake Kivu Serena Hotel is the perfect base to explore the region from or the ultimate relaxation spot in Rwanda.
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