Nine tents are spaced widely apart on either side of a thatched reception and dining area, set back from the lake shore and hidden among swaying palms and fruiting fig trees. With a maximum of 20 guests, the lodge a quiet an intimate retreat. Each tent has its own en-suite bathroom with hot and cold running water, a dressing area and either comfortable queen or ¾ twin beds, with a small patio at the front and accessible by wooden boardwalks. Another boardwalk leads to a large deck with a fireplace sits under a shady fig tree overlooking Lake Ihema. The Lodge is entirely powered by solar energy and the lodge prides itself on being environmentally conscious.  


Accommodation is free for children 5 and under. Only meals and drinks will be charged Children over 16 will have their own room paying full price. All rates on half board basis - include accommodation, dinner and breakfast Single occupancy in the luxury tree-top tent incurs a 40% single supplement charge Rates do not include park entry fees, activities, lunch, gratuities and drinks.

Ruzizi Tented Lodge

International* Regional* Local*
Double tent (pppn sharing)
Single (per night)
Child 6 - 16 (sharing tent on camp bed)
Luxury tree-top tent (per person per night sharing)
*InternationalAn international visitor to the country on a short stay.
*ResidentAn international person staying in the country for a long stay on a resident permit or work permit.
*LocalA person from that country and living there.
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