One&Only Gorilla’s Nest


One&Only Gorilla’s Nest is carving a new space for adventure-led travel in Rwanda. An enclave of sprawling gardens surrounded by vast volcanic mountains, it is a rare combination of chic high-end living and the untamed beauty of the natural world.

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Grand cutting-edge architecture, rich African art and rooms suspended over landscaped gardens create an elevated glamorous charm, making this a rare vantage point to access the wonders of Volcanoes National Park. A setting that absorbs you, where the mist, a dramatic crash of rain, and smiling sun, urge life-changing adventures, whilst also creating a peaceful space to take a pause from everyday life. To be at One&Only Gorilla’s Nest is to feel part of a rare microclimate – a unique lifestyle that combines nature, vitality and adventure with One&Only signature glamour.


  • Complimentary room upgrade subject to availability at check-in
  • $100 USD equivalent Resort or Hotel credit to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Welcome Amenity (not specified)
  • Complimentary 12pm check-in subject to availability at check-in
  • Complimentary 4pm check-out subject to availability on day of check-out
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi


Distance from Airport

64.3 miles from Kigali International Airport

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Food and Drink

The resort only has one restaurant called the Nest. The Nest is the social heart of One&Only Gorilla’s Nest and your centre of gravity after a long day of adventure. From a quiet early morning coffee to a romantic evening meal, enjoy seasonal cuisine that’s in complete harmony with the natural world. With menus that change daily, enjoy the feeling of not knowing what to expect but knowing you will love it.

The Nest


Whether you wish to enhance your healthy lifestyle or delve into a new world of spiritual and physical development, a wealth of treatments and experiences await, drawing from traditional African wisdom.


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