A tranquil luxury refuge

Welcome to The Retreat, 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, it 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.


The city's leading luxury oasis

Boasting 20 rooms, this 5 Star luxury boutique hotel is Kigali’s first entirely eco-friendly solar powered resort featuring locally crafted sustainable teak wood furniture, expansive custom built rooms with peaked ceilings, front and rear private patios, outdoor rain showers and private salt water plunge pools.


Savour the finest flavors of Rwanda

With the city of Kigali as the backdrop, be spoilt for choice with out-of-this-world dining experiences at our award winning Heaven Restaurant and fine dining restaurant Fusion.


Wellness at the Retreat

At The Retreat, we are here to take care of you from the moment you arrive until we say au revoir: massage & spa treatments, meditation, yoga, nature walks, fresh organic meals, and private fitness classes may all be incorporated into your daily program during your stay with us.


a playground for the senses

With its enviable location in the heart of the city, two restaurants and facilities galore, Heaven Rwanda offers up endless things to do.

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limited time indulgences

The perfect reason to embark on your African adventure, or experience our culinary delights.

Our Community
Heaven is helping Rwanda develop its most important resource: its people.
Ethical sourcing
Supporting hundreds of farmers, suppliers, artisans, and technicians.
service excellence
Investing in future hospitality leaders since 2008.

Online Reservations

For direct online bookings and live availability.

Traveller Enquiry

Your stay tailor-made by our reservations team.

Fusion Restaurant

The most elegant fine dining spot in Kigali to explore new flavours and experience first-class hospitality.

Heaven Restaurant

Award wining restaurant offering international cuisine with local Rwandan & African flavors. 


Reenergise and rejuvenate via a broad range of wellness based activities and offerings on site.

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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