Mikeno Lodge is one of the best accommodation centers that will make your safari to Virunga national park perfectly complete. It is greatly located in Rumangabo at a point where you can easily connect to any of the major tourist activities in the park. From the lodge, you can start on activities like gorilla trekking, bird watching, community walks, chimpanzee tracking and visiting Senkwekwe gorilla center. Its location also gives great views of the Nyiragongo and Mikeno volcanoes and the rift valley. From Goma town to the lodge, it takes about one and a half hours. The place is an incredible place for spotting monkeys when they cross to the closest forest areas around the lodge.
The bungalows at Mikeno are beautifully built with lava stones and Mahogany and thatched roofs and surrounded with the forest which gives the real feeling of the comfortable and noise free wild life featured with a cool weather.
On arrival at the lodge, you are welcomed and attend to by very delightful and friendly staff of the lodge. Each of the 12 rooms of Mikeno lodge has a stunning setting and is well equipped with the appropriate size of beds for clients, flashing toilets, spacious rooms and one of the tastiest meals you’ll taste is served here. These meals can be served indoors or outdoors and breakfast is included on the rates of the lodge. The dining and bar are open and cozy places perfect having a relaxed meal and drink.
Campfires are organized in the evening for guests who are interested.
Mikeno is a luxurious lodge. The 12 bungalows each has a double or twin bed(s) and accommodates 2 people.
Mikeno lodge room rates
Single person US$244
Double/two people US$325