Stylish local home in Rubavu Gisenyi with flexible rooming options for guests. 2 terraces provide relaxing spaces to unwind after work or tourism activities. Ideal for individuals or families who want to explore Gisenyi's beaches and Lake Kivu, restaurants and bars - all within walking distance ! Also we are only 1 hour from Musanze / Volcanoes NP (gorillas, volcanoes, Dian Fossey historic sites) and walkable to DRC border (which is 1 hour from Virunga NP). All types of travellers are welcome !
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One-level family style local home on large plot with grass and vegetable gardens, lots of windows and light. The layout of the house affords guests maximum privacy with two guest bedrooms and private bathroom in private corridor. Our place is appropriate for singles, couples, friends or families but still affordable enough for budget travelers. We have an open airy living room (with 2 giant couches for additional sleeping spaces if necessary) and children's play area, modern kitchen and 3 outside dining or relaxing areas including with hammocks. We have space to park several vehicles within the secure compound. I
Guests have access to 3 outside terraces for dining and lounging, a covered area with hammocks, large grass and garden spaces, large family living room (with 2 giant couches for additional sleeping spaces if needed), kids play area with tv and DVD player, kitchen (we provide oil, salt and breakfast supplies for our first morning including bread, 5 eggs, pineapple or bananas - from our garden - peanut butter, honey and margarine), and 2 bedrooms with private bathroom in private corridor.
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Either myself or our house staff Espérance will greet visitors, pass on keys and give a tour of the space including indicating hot water heater for bathing and gas stove operation. Myself and my son, as well as our house or security staff (he is so good we are considering making him a new host position!) are available to address any needs during your stay. Additional services (for additional fees that go directly and 100% to service providers) that I could help you arrange include local transport (private taxis) and transport from Gisenyi to Kigali Airport (private taxi), and nanny services ($5-10 / day or night).
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The bed in second guest room is currently a king sized mattress on the floor. We are repairing the bed and will remove this message once completed.
The TV works with the DVD player but there are no satellite tv channels.
- Shoe-free household
- Quiet hours from 22h - 7h
- No smoking inside or infront of the house (side and back only)
- Must be dog and cat and 6 year old child tolerant (see photos).
44 year old professional programme manager in nongovernmental organizations for wildlife conservation / political ecology sectors, Canadian, have lived abroad for 18 years, single-parent to 5 year old Canadian-Congolese boy named Atlas with whom my approach is to empower independence, dabble in painting and sewing, love to travel without planned itineraries, am a 'lazy productive' type currently taking some time off from f/t NGO work to set up a social innovation enterprise to empower environmental social movements to address local level governance conflicts in eastern DRCongo.