New to Mantis: EPIC Hotel & Suites, Rwanda

EPIC Hotel & Suites by Mantis

We are excited to announce the newest gem in our collection; EPIC Hotel & Suites in the district of Nyagatare in the Eastern Province of Rwanda. Officially opened by His Excellency, Paul Kagama, President of Rwanda in March 2018, EPIC was developed in partnership with the Eastern Province Investment Corporation LTD. The development of this hotel falls in line with the Rwandan Government’s mission to diversify socio-economic development and build sustainable economic hubs across the country. 

An EPIC Impact

We are proud to be associated with EPIC Hotel & Suites by Mantis as it’s ethos for community development is aligned with Mantis’ objectives for uplifting the communities where our hotels and eco-escapes are located. Guests at EPIC Hotel & Suites will be able to book visits to the neighbouring farming villages where they can see traditional Rwandan agriculture in action, and experience a rural way of life. Guests will have the opportunity to buy goods to support the farmers. This support to the local economy is an added value to the many household benefitting from employment and skills development at the hotel. 

Easy Access to Gorillas and the Big Five

EPIC Hotel & Suites by Mantis is a 77-bedroom hotel with modern aesthetic appeal. EPIC is located 149 Km from Kigali International Airport where daily international flights land from various destinations with more international flights to come soon. The northern gate of the Akagera National Park is 35km away, making it easy to experience the Big Five at any time. EPIC is situated ideally as a gateway between the Volcanoes National Park and Akagera National Park, as well as the gateway between Uganda and Rwanda. 

About the Hotel

EPIC Hotel & Suites lays unobtrusively on the fertile vistas of Nyagatare.  A modern building fantastic facilities including two swimming pool, 2 tennis courts and a basketball court which all have floodlights. Wellness facilities include a fitness centre, beauty salon, spa, and sauna. Guests can dine and unwind in various outlets: The Social Restaurant, Nelson’s Bar, Pool Deck Bar and Restaurant and Atrium Lounge. Business Travellers will not need for anything when it comes to corporate facilities. EPIC has 5 executive meeting rooms, a ballroom which can seat 250 people, and each room is fitted with a spacious working desk with conveniently located plug points. 

The guest rooms are sleek with plush features and a minimalistic design. With all the bits and bobs and creature comforts you would expect in a metropolitan hotel. The hotel comprises various room types including 10 Executive Suites a Presidential Suite, and 7 Family Rooms matched with a fun children’s entertainment centre.