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Kigali Serena Hotel

Kigali Serena Hotel, Kigali, Rwanda

The Kigali Serena Hotel (formerly the Intercontinental Hotel) offers high standard accommodation with an excellent location, on Boulevard de la Revolution, a shady tree lined avenue that is just a 15 minute stroll from town. Recently refurbished, the hotel has a new spa, and a refurbished swimming pool.

There are 148 guest rooms, of which 25 are suites. Each room has double or twin beds, telephone, television, air-conditioning, mini-bar, tea and coffee making facilities and en suite bathroom with bathtub and shower. The Milima restaurant has been expanded and modernised and you can choose from dining in the main restaurant or on the terrace.

Our rating: First Class

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