Karenge Bush Camp

General Information

Karenge means ‘small footprint’ in Kinyarwanda. As well as being the name of the area where the camp was first set up, it echoes the aim of the bush camp to leave a light footprint on the earth. Karenge is a seasonal camp, set up bi-annually for 3 months at a time, and when it is taken down there should be no lasting presence of its existence. No cement or permanent construction materials are used in the set-up of Karenge Bush Camp.  The camp offer six tents, with a maximum of 12 guests. Beds are camp beds with mattresses and bedding. Camp chairs, reed mat floors and solar lights are provided in each tent. The bathrooms are bucket showers and toilets and a canvas basin. Warm water is provided daily.


Accommodation and meals are free for children 5 and under.

Children over 16 will have their own room paying full price.

All rates on full board basis - include accommodation, dinner and breakfast and packed lunch. 

Rates do not include park entry fees, activities, gratuities and drinks.

Karenge Bush Camp

Double or Twin tent (per person per night sharing)

International: $175 pppn

Regional: $150 pppn

Local: $150 pppn

Single (per night)

International: $255 pppn

Regional: $255 pppn

Local: $255 pppn

Child 6-16 (sharing on a mattress)

International: $95 pppn

Regional: $95 pppn

Local: $95 pppn

International: An international visitor to the country on a short stay.

Resident: An international person staying in the country for a long stay on a resident permit or work permit.

Local: A person from that country and living there.

Contact Details

Location: Rwanda


Mobile:+ 250 (0) 786 182 871