There is no better way to explore nature than being in one of the world’s most exceptional natural locations.
With the Government of Rwanda’s decision to lift the travel advisory on the Republic of Rwanda, scheduled commercial flights are now operational and the luxurious One&Only Gorilla’s Nest is happily welcoming back guests in search of adventure. Surrounded by swaying eucalyptus trees, One&Only Gorilla’s Nest awakens a wild spirit of adventure. A place that encourages you to gaze into the mirror through eye-opening encounters with majestic mountain gorillas and experience the story of Rwanda. Cushioned in the foothills of the breathtaking Virunga volcano range, One&Only Gorilla’s Nest offers GCC travellers not only an exclusive front-row seat to observe endangered mountain gorillas in their natural habitat but an intimate collection of 21 jungle-chic havens.
Each space is beautifully designed to frame nature and offer private sanctuaries that seamlessly blend with the location thanks to their strategic positioning upon stilts. Private decks and in-room fireplaces provide the opportunity to live amongst the endless landscape, inviting the outside in, and allowing for a truly unforgettable African experience. A collection of suites offer spacious living and dining areas, as well as a truly natural experience with outdoor bathtubs set high amongst the trees, offering both privacy and seclusion in a botanical hideaway. Guests are invited to enjoy a selection of outdoor private dining experiences, barbecues and picnics with meals created by Executive Chef Bryan English and his team. Focusing on local and organic ingredients, the menus make use of produce from local farmers as well as an on onsite chef’s garden, to ensure the freshest farm to the dining experience. In addition to the iconic gorilla trekking, guests of the resort can also immerse themselves in the wildlife, history and culture of Rwanda through a curated selection of unforgettable experiences such as hiking to spot golden monkeys in the jungle canopy, birdwatching or traversing the ancient Mount Bisoke in a challenging eight-hour adventure.
The resort also offers a wide range of complimentary activities, allowing visitors to truly enjoy the outdoors, ranging from early morning trail runs to fascinating nature walks, calming yoga overlooking the wild vistas and outdoor movie screenings under the stars. At One&Only Gorilla’s Nest guests are invited to follow in the footsteps of rare mountain gorillas and fulfil a bucket-list dream. Isn’t it about time that you experienced the call of the wild? ✤
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