Exclusive African Residents Offer

Limited Time Only Discounted Rates Offer, Valid from 15th March to 31 December 2023

Kigali’s Luxury Retreat, Rwandan Culture & Gorilla Experience

It’s the perfect time to experience the magic of Rwanda, with a luxury stay at The Retreat in the heart of Kigali. For a limited time, stay at a discounted rate with special inclusions – an offer exclusive to African residents.

The Retreat is the perfect luxury base from which to experience a life-changing Gorilla Trek adventure or to discover the vibrant Kigali City scene and culture of Rwanda.

Gorilla permits are now available to East African Community nationals for just USD 200 and African Union citizens for USD 500. Valid until December 31, 2023 (International visitors pay USD 1,500 per permit).

Kigali is the cleanest, safest City in Africa! Visit the top local Rwandan fashion boutiques and experience the art scene, sharing the country’s beauty and culture with the world. It is a platform for talented designers to celebrate tradition and modernity.

Our hotel concierge private driver will take guests on an fun outing in Kigali and a day trip to the gorillas!

Explore Rwanda from Heaven's Retreat

The Retreat is a 20-room luxury boutique hotel created by the American owners of Heaven, designed by Italian architects, brought to life by an extraordinary team of Rwandan builders and technicians.

Set in the vibrant heart of Kigali, this luxury boutique hotel and spa offers easy access to all that is happening in this dynamic city. As one of Kigali’s top 5-star hotels, The Retreat offers the perfect combination of leafy tranquility, Rwandan flair, and contemporary buzz. Whether dining on exotic Rwandan cuisine at Fusion or Heaven restaurants, soaking up the warmth of Kigali’s people and culture, your time here is sure to promise memories to last a lifetime.



  • Half Board Meal plan with one soft drink
  • Complimentary Airport Transfers to/from Kigali International Airport. 
  • One session complimentary 30-minute massage per person. 
  • A half day flexible Kigali city excursion with a private knowledgeable hotel driver.
  • An onsite memorable cultural experience.
  • A bottle of champagne in the room


  • $350 Round Trip transport (up to 3 people maximum per vehicle)
  • $35 per person takeaway lunch
  • Lunch is not included in the transport cost

Terms & Conditions

  • Standard booking terms and conditions apply
  • Offer only applies to Superior King Suites and Luxury Pool Villas
  • Valid from 15th March to 31 December 2023

The Government of Rwanda has removed all requirements for guests to present negative RT-PCR COVID-19 and Rapid Antigen COVID-19 tests when visiting the country’s National Parks, with immediate effect.

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