5 Best Hotels in Rwanda with Rates | Luxury Hotels in Kigali

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Rwanda is a fast growing tourism destination and an African tech hub, as a result, her economy is growing at higher rate (6% by 2022) which makes it one of the fastest. This implies higher demand for accommodation facilities.

Every highly developing country is a magnet to investors and travelers who require hotels that offer high quality amenities. You must be wondering what are the best hotels in Rwanda you should spend your nights at while in Rwanda.

Best Hotels in Rwanda

The Best 5 Hotels in Rwanda

List of the Top-rated Luxury Hotels in Kigali, Rwanda.

  1. Kigali Serena Hotel

You might have heard of the Serena Hotel franchise! They offer 5-star accommodation facilities with high-end amenities. Kigali Serena Hotel is no exception; the hotel is located just in the heart of Kigali City few minutes away from city center.

Kigali Serena offers elegant rooms and suites, fine dining and a state of the art conference center. Other facilities and amenities include; Pool, Pool Deck and Gardens, Spa & Health Club, Executive Lounge & Bar, Concierge Services, a Café and Bar among others.

Room Type

Rates in USD


From $ 217


From $ 224


From $ 447

Executive Suites

From $ 630

Presidential Suites

From $ 3,425

  1. Kigali Marriott Hotel

Just like Serena, Marriott is another chain of hotels that offer luxury accommodations all over the world and this is the best Hotel in Rwanda for travelers with Marriott Bonvoy points. It is located near the Nyarugenge financial district and the Kigali Convention Center.

Kigali Marriott Hotel is known for its stylish rooms or lavish suites, spacious bathrooms and plush, high resolution flat-screen TVs and fast free Wi-Fi. Among the amenities at the facility is a restaurant, swimming pool, massage parlor, and a gym.

Kigali Marriott Hotel Room Rates

Room Type

Rates in USD

King Bed Guest Room

From $ 170

King Bed, Executive Lounge Access

From $ 210

1-Bedroom Junior Suite

From $ 330

1-Bedroom Executive Suite

From $ 3,556

1-Bedroom Presidential Suite

From $ 5,556

  1. Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Center in Kigali

You can hardly say you were in Kigali city and didn’t see Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Center in Kigali. This hotel is the most popular landmarks, icons of Kigali city making it one of our best Hotels in Kigali for a valid reason.

Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Center in Kigali is located 5km away from the airport in an office park with Kigali Convention Center and It’s just 2 km from several government embassies, Rwanda Parliament and the Supreme Court.

The hotel features 291 rooms for business or travelers on Rwanda Safari, fast internet (free Wi-Fi), in-room coffee and tea facilities, restaurant and bar, fitness club and a swimming pool among others.

Radisson Blu Hotel Room Rates

Room Type

Rates in USD

Superior Rooms

From $ 311

Executive Rooms

From $ 364


From $ 3,129

Royal Suite

From $ 15,883

  1. Hotel Des Mille Collines

Have you ever watched the movie Hotel Rwanda!! Hotel Des Mille Collines is that historical hotel that was redeveloped to reach international standards and it is one of the most rated Hotels in Rwanda for several years now. It is located in the central business district a walkable distance to the city center and offers breathtaking views of Kigali hills.

Besides the history, the hotel offers Free parking, Fitness Center with Gym, Free High Speed Internet (WiFi), Pool, Entertainment staff and Airport transportation, etc. Hotel Des Mille Collines rooms are equipped with Air purifier, Bathrobes, Air conditioning, Coffee / tea maker, satellite TV & shower etc.

Hotel Des Mille Collines Room Rates

Room Type

Rates in USD

Classic Room

From $ 189

Junior Suite

From $ 262

Superior Suite

From $ 340

  1. Doubletree by Hilton Kigali City Centre Hotel

This is relatively a new Hotel but offering world class accommodation facilities. It has a rooftop swimming pool and it is one of the tallest hotels in Kigali with 11 floors and over 150 rooms. The hotel is situated in the heart of Kigali and about 1 km away from Kigali International airport.

Doubletree by Hilton Kigali City Centre Hotel offers; Free parking, Elevator, 24-hour services, Restaurant buffet, Bar, Meeting room, Food and Drinks, Air conditioning, Ironing facilities, Shower, Hair dryer all with a panoramic view from the room window.

Note: Rwanda hotels are considered some of the best in East Africa and this list of Best Hotels in Rwanda did not list all the facilities but rather the best 5 based on the inquiries, Afrik-Trek Holidays workers’ personal views (guides) and clients’ reviews.

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