Ihusi hotel is one of the prominent Congo safari accommodation options where travellers interested in Congo safaris stay. Ihusi Hotel offers Congo tour tourists beautiful and smart rooms at affordable prices. Ihusi Hotel is a mid-range hotel in Congo situated in found in Boulevard–Kanyamuhanga near Goma close to the border with beautifully kept promises that surprise you at first sight.  Goma is situated in the northern part of the Kivu province and it is the capital city of North Kivu province in the Democratic Republic of Congo. If you’re driving from Rwanda after your Rwanda safari, Goma is next to the Gisenyi Rwanda.

A tour in Congo takes you to an Africa safari destination rated as the richest country in the world regarding the natural resources and some include copper, diamond, gold, etc. Take advantage of the various Congo safari tour activities during your tour in Congo include enjoying a Congo wildlife safari in the different National parks in congo especially the popular ones like Virunga National Park famous for Congo gorilla safaris/ Congo gorilla tours where tourists engage in a Congo gorilla trek safari to have a glance at the endangered mountain gorillas. Kahuzi Biega National Park is home to the lowland gorillas and they are open for travellers interested in lowland gorilla trekking Congo. Besides gorilla safaris Congo, you can enjoy a mount Nyiragongo hiking safari, Bird watching safaris, nature walks, and Congo wildlife safaris among the many.

The hotel has been in existence for over 10 years, therefore, it has a vast experience in handling clients from different countries including families, solo travellers, and group travellers among others. Upon arrival, their professional staff makes you feel at home with the best service and a comfortable and warm environment.

Ihusi Hotel rooms

The hotel has over 72 comfortable rooms with different sizes and arrangements. The rooms are well furnished and designed to fit your home. Depending on how many you have come for your Congo safari tour, there are several types of rooms to choose from, fully furnished with the best accommodation equipment and internet connections. Rooms are in different categories; single, double, twins and triple rooms. Some rooms have fireplaces that provide warmth to clients during nights.

All rooms are equipped with private suite facilities like flushing toilets, Mosquito nets, air conditioning, hot running showers, etc. Rooms have verandas and balconies with a cozy atmosphere; you relax while overlooking the beautiful view of Lake kivu and surrounding areas.

Furthermore, every room comes with a desk and a flat-screen TV. The rooms come with a coffee machine and a private bathroom with free toiletries, while some rooms have a kitchenette equipped with a dishwasher. The rooms at Ihusi Hotel Goma have air conditioning and a closet.


It has an open-air restaurant with remarkable views of Lake Kivu and Virunga National Park Congo. The meals are all continentals and are served from the hotel restaurant which overlooks the lake with a cool breeze. The meals are both hot and cold and so you have a wide range of choices to feast from.

Breakfast is usually served from around 7 am to 10.30 am and will include tea, coffee, milk and hot chocolate with cold beverages and juices. Assorted bread and pastries, cereals, jam, organic honey, spreads, butter, fresh fruit, cheeses, meats, vegetables, dried fruit, scrambled eggs or fresh map, sausages, bacon.

Ihusi hotel has Different facilities and services  which include; A well-stocked bar with both soft and hard drinks, a restaurant that serves delicious  meals both local and international that meets guests choice; Breakfast, lunch , dinners both indoor and outdoor dinners, a swimming pool with a pool, you relax and sip the cocktail while enjoying the beautiful view of lake Kivu volcanoes and surrounding area  , the lodge offers laundry services, solar energy available, Fireplaces that provides warmth, Wifi internet available at the lodge that enables   guests to keep in contact with their families and friends, walking night safaris, Ample parking space, Spacious and comfortable rooms with private facilities like hot showers and flushing toilets,  Healthy and fitness center like gyms, massage, sauna etc, business center also available at the hotel, conference halls, wedding meetings etc, Gift shop also available with gifts like clothes, shoes, fitness facilities like saunas, massage et

How to get there

You can get to Congo either by Road or by air. Ihusi Hotel is about 4km from the Goma Airport. Ihusi is located a few meters from the border with Rwanda, just 6 km from Goma International Airport

The Hotel is about 30mins from the Goma airstrip if you intend to fly there.

A summary of facilities



  • Terrace
  • Garden


  • Pets are not allowed.


  • Fishing

Food & Drink

  • Bar
  • Restaurant


  • Free! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.


  • Free! Free private parking is available onsite (reservation is not needed).

Pool and Spa

  • Swimming pool
  • Shallow end
  • Outdoor pool (year-round)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Sauna


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
  • Room service


  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking rooms

Children & Beds

  • Children of all ages are welcome.
  • To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.
  • There’s no capacity for cribs at this property.
  • This property doesn’t offer extra beds.

Best time to visit the Democratic Republic of Congo

Congo is open for safaris all the time however; the best time to visit Congo is during June, July, August, January, and February.

Languages are spoken

Congo has many tribes but there are 4 major tribes and these include Mongo, Luba, Kongo, and Mang-betu Azonde. The majority of the Congolese speak the same language Kikongo, Lingala, Swahili, and French.

After your Congo tours around Virunga national park, we too can tailor a 6 days Uganda gorilla safari or 6 days’ gorilla safari Rwanda to Bwindi impenetrable national park and Volcanoes national park respectively. In conclusion, if you have time, you can combine your gorilla safari in Congo in Virunga National Park Congo with a Rwanda safari. Rwanda gorilla trek safari, Uganda safaris, short Uganda wildlife safaris, Uganda gorilla safaris, Uganda chimpanzee safaris, Uganda adrenaline adventures, Kampala city tours, Jinja city tours and many more.

Are you interested in visiting other Africa safari destinations? Here is a summary of safari categories of Africa’s popular destinations;

Uganda safari categories Rwanda safari Categories Congo safari categories
·       Uganda Gorilla safaris

·       Long Uganda safaris

·       Short Uganda safaris

·       Uganda Wildlife safaris

·       Uganda Chimpanzee Trekking Safaris

·       Days Tours in Uganda

·       Uganda Birding safaris

·       Uganda Fishing safaris

·       Uganda Hiking safaris

·       Cultural safaris in Uganda

·       Group safaris in Uganda

·       Adventure vacation holidays

·       Scheduled group safaris

·       Uganda Agricultural safaris

·       Luxury safaris in Uganda

·       Budget safaris in Uganda

·       Rwanda Gorilla safaris

·       Rwanda Wildlife safaris

·       Rwanda birding safaris

·       Long Rwanda safaris

·       Short Rwanda safaris

·       Rwanda Self-Drive safaris

·       Adventure vacation holidays

·       Scheduled group safaris

·       Congo gorilla safaris

·       Congo Wildlife safaris

·       Congo Hiking safaris

·       Short Congo safaris

·       Long Congo safaris  

Tanzania safari categories Kenya safari categories
·       Tanzania Wildlife safaris

·       Long Tanzania Wildlife safaris

·       Short Tanzania Wildlife safaris

·       Kenya Wildlife safaris

·       Short Kenya Wildlife safaris

·       Long Kenya Wildlife safaris

Other Africa Safari Destinations
South Africa safaris Zimbabwe Safaris Tours
Zambia Safaris Tours Madagascar Safari Tours
Namibia Safaris Tours Ethiopia Safaris Tours
Botswana Safaris Tours Egypt Safaris Tours
Combined East Africa Safaris
·       Uganda Rwanda safaris

·       Kenya Tanzania safaris

·       Uganda Tanzania safaris

·       Rwanda Congo safaris


·       Kenya Uganda Tanzania safaris

·       Uganda Rwanda Congo safaris