An investor commonly known as Golden Monkey in Nyamagabe district is planning on building another 4 star hotel after another hotel that has been built in Nyamagabe town.
This hotel that will be called Nyungwe Back Packers Hotel will be built in front of Nyungwe National Park in Kitabi sector in Nyamagabe district.
Nshimyumuremyi Paul, the coordinator of Nyungwe Back Packers Hotel project.
Paul Nshimyumuremyi the representative of this investor says Nyungwe Back Packers Hotel will be built in this exact location to provide quick access to accommodation to tourists.
“This hotel will help out tourists to Nyungwe Park who would seek accommodation in Nyamagabe towns which is a little bit far. 60percent of people who frequent hotels in Nyamagabe town are tourists to Nyungwe Park; the hotel will bridge the distance.”
This hotel will have many accommodation rooms, a restaurant and swimming pool. The hotel will also provide sauna and massage services and will be completed worth Rwf500 million.
Minister Francois Kanimba and Rica Rwigamba of RDB laying a foundation stone to the hotel
Nshimyumuremyi says this hotel will not only be beneficial to the owners and the tourists but also to its neigbours. “So far more than 100 people, residents of this district are employed in this project and many others will be employed at its completion.”
Nshimyumuremyi goes on to explain that the hotel will help in marketing the arts and crafts that will be composed by the local residents.
Nyungwe Back Packers Hotel will not lack customers for the number of tourists visiting Nyunngwe Park are on the increase. Shyimyumuremyi says the hotel will be completed by June 2014 if no major limitations are met.
USAID organization is funding the Nyungwe Back Packers Hotel construction with Rwf100 million through Nyungwe Nziza project.