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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
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  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.


Kigali Castle Backpackers

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

This luxury hostel is American and Rwandese owned. Kigali Castle Backpackers is near a top attraction of Kigali, the Kimironko Market. Situated in a secure and serene neighborhood, a short walk from the hustle Rwanda's largest market.

The hostel is also located near to the airport and is a good location for relaxing during layovers and short visits. Restaurants, cheap buffets, bars, shopping, and public transport are accessible nearby.

The Turi Kumwe art center is one street away, along with many other art centers, learning institutions, cultural organizations, and NGOs within 1km walking distance. Please stay with us and learn about the joy and beauty of Rwandan culture.

We have 6-bed dorms, 4-bed dorms, and private rooms.

Kigali Castle Backpackers conditions and policies:

Cancellation policy: 3 days before arrival.

Check in from 15:00 to 23:00 .
Check out from 07:00 to 11:00 .

Payment upon arrival by cash.

Taxes included.

Breakfast included.

Pet friendly.
Child friendly.
Non smoking. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.0

  • Security 9.4

  • Location 8.8

  • Staff 9.2

  • Atmosphere 9.0

  • Cleanliness 9.2

  • Facilities 9.0

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    16 Sep 2019
    Jean Luc was awesome
    New Zealand, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0


    12 Aug 2019
    Amazing stay, great location close to the airport and Kimironko market. The owner was super nice and helped us arrange the taxi in the morning and even added an extra bed to fit our big group. Great fresh breakfast. Totally recommend. Thank you for a pleasant stay!
    Slovenia, Female, 18-24
  • 9.7


    03 Nov 2019
    This wonderful accomodation is run by a warm, caring and friendly team of people. I felt very relaxed and at home.
    England, Male, 41+
  • 9.7


    04 Oct 2019
    This place is very close to the airport and the markets, very clean, the staff and the manager are highly distinguished and respected, this place became my second home, as I thank my friend Jean LuK this man is really great
    Egypt, Male, 18-24
  • 9.7


    27 Aug 2019
    Fantastic hostel. Really well positioned to the markets and the airport. Great value for money and the staff and owner go the extra mile to make sure that your stay is really comfortable. I would definitely stay again!
    New Zealand, Male, 31-40
  • 9.7


    15 Aug 2019
    Great hostel to stay at in Kigali with great location. Very clean and the manager is super nice and helped us find stuff to do every day. He even took us on a tour of the city. Shower has hot water but not the best pressure and can be hard to use, but other facilities are nice and we had free breakfast everyday.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 9.1


    09 Dec 2019
    Nice people and nice, clean space. Movie nights are fun. Location is meh but everything is close on a Moto so nothing to stress about! Overall a pleasant stay.
    Canada, Female, 25-30
  • 5.4


    24 Oct 2019
    When we arrived the only thing the manager asked about was the money. We couldn't even put down or bags. The rooms were clean, the bathroom and toilet not so much. We had to leave early for our flight and they promised us that breakfast was ready. But only half of breakfast was ready when we needed to leave. The mattresses weren't very good. And there were no mosquito net and a lot of mosquitos
    Netherlands, Female, 25-30
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Common Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Utensils
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Luggage Storage
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Wi-Fi