Kigali Serena

Regarded by many as Kigali’s business hub, Kigali Serena Hotel in Rwanda is located just minutes from Kigali International Airport in the ambassadorial and commercial heart of Rwanda. Relaxed and elegant, the hotel’s 148 rooms and luxury suites serve as the ideal launching pad for adventures throughout Kigali and Rwanda. 

Property Details 

Accommodations at Kigali Serena Hotel in Rwanda feature comfortable furnishings and pan-African décor alongside indulgent en suite bathrooms with bathtubs and showers. The 18 Junior Suites and six Executive Suites are perfect for those who are looking to spread out during their stay, and the crowning Presidential Suite is for the discerning traveler seeking one of the finest apartments in all of Rwanda. Within, a resplendent display of elegance comes alive in the form of king sized beds, luxury en suite bathrooms with Jacuzzi, bathtub, and shower, two en suite guest rooms, a private office and conference room, and a private dining room with kitchen. No matter the accommodation, the Kigali Serena luxury hotel in Rwanda Africa ensures guests have access to all of the amenities they need for a relaxing stay. 


Kigali Serena Hotel is built around a central granite atrium, where a collection of Rwandese cultural art is on display. Surrounding the atrium is an array of amenities and dining options offering globally-inspired menus and colorful entertainment. The elegant Diplomat Restaurant is the site of the majority of all-day dining, but the most popular spots overlook the swimming pool, such as the Executive Lounge and Bar and the favorite Milima Restaurant, a hot spot among Kigali locals. Finally, the relaxed Sokoni Café—renowned for its bright cocktails and live music—boasts inside/outside poolside eating and themed celebrations, such as Mongolia Wednesdays, Africa Thursdays, and traditional Sokoni East African curry and sundowners on Sundays. 


The ‘Maisha’ Mind Body and Spirit Spa facility at Kigali Serena Hotel presents a range of rejuvenating amenities in the Moorish style. With a state-of-the-art fitness center and aerobics studio, a landscaped pool amid tropical gardens, a steam room and sauna, beauty salon, and separate spa areas for men and women, it might prove difficult to leave its relaxing confines. 


For those who do venture out, Kigali Serena Hotel is in a great location to act as a jumping off point for tours of the city, visits to the Butare National Museum and Gigonji Genocide Memorial, and expeditions into Akagera National Park and Nyungwe Forest. This luxury hotel in Rwanda, Africa, also provides a restful location to take a break from the exciting adventures available when gorilla trekking in the nearby Volcanoes National Park. 

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