The Retreat is the first completely eco-friendly solar-powered 5-star boutique hotel in Kigali, Rwanda's the charming capital city.
Accommodations at the hotel consist of eleven spacious rooms. Each airy and well-appointed room includes peaked ceilings, locally crafted sustainable teak wood furniture, air conditioning, custom-made ceiling fans, a minibar, tea/coffee facilities, complimentary purified water, and large flat-screen televisions. The deluxe king rooms feature a cozy room with a private patio and an en suite bathroom with a teak vanity and indoor rain shower. While the larger superior king suites come with a front and rear patio with plenty of outdoor seating and a spacious en suite bathroom with a double teak vanity, indoor rain shower, and an outdoor shower. Both the rooms and suites have adjoining rooms for a family set-up.
Straddling several ridges and valleys, Kigali’s charms visitors with its twisting tree-lined boulevards and verdant hillsides making it one of the most attractive capital cities in Africa, as well as one of the cleanest and safest. Rising above the sobering reality of the 1994 genocide, Kigali has rebuilt itself to be an exciting and cosmopolitan city. Moreover, the hotel is also the perfect launching place for going further afield and taking in the sights of Akagera National Park, Volcanoes National Park, and Lake Kivu.