What is there to do this weekend? We were asking ourselves the same thing! Check out these fun, safe places for you to chill out this weekend with a coffee or drink while your kids meet new friends and play play play!
Playgrounds in Kigali 2019
BWOK Café and Bistro
KG 383 Street
Daily, 8am – 10pm
+250 789 184 448
BWOK Café and Bistro is a Korean fusion restaurant and a hub of energy here in Kigali. They sell delicious baked goods as well as buffet and brunch (salad bar included). Their kids zone is located in the back with various toys and a grass ground for your kids’ safety!
4 KG 573 St
Daily, 10am – 11pm
+250 788 382 581
Eat, Play, Learn! CasaKeza is a café and tapas bar in the heart of Kacyiru. They serve delicious, healthy and freshly made food using mostly local ingredients with a Spanish twist. Enjoy a sangria while your kids play in the back on the swings, with the toys and even with bunnies!
KG 15 Ave
Daily, 8am – 9pm
+250 788 990 881
Photo credit: Coconut Kigali Facebook
Coconut is a new amusement park in Kigali! They provide entertainment and other park activities as well as a live band on Saturday and Sunday. Entrance is free for adults and 5000 RWF per child.
Heaven Restaurant & Inn
D7 KN 29 St
+250 788 486 581
Photo Credit: Heaven Rwanda Facebook
Heaven’s restaurant, custom-built by local craftspeople, showcases Rwandan arts and crafts and serves an international menu for lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch. With a special menu just for kids, Heaven welcomes families and encourages them to dine and lounge on their shaded terrace or run and play on the outdoor playground.
KN80 Street, House #4
+250 783 844 827
Photo Credit: @kokoclubkigali
KOKO Club is a hidden charming green place in town, ideal to meet up or having a cozy relaxing dining with both outdoor & indoor playground. They even host events like story hour and arts & crafts on the weekend!
La Palisse Hotel
KK 3 Rd, Kigali
Only 500 meters from Kigali International Airport
M-F 8AM-8PM, Sat & Sun 7:30AM - 8:30PM
+250 788 385 505
Photo Credit: Thank you to Rebecca from the Kigali Moms and Dads Facebook Group.
The huge outdoor playground and grass area at La Palisse Hotel are the perfect spot to organize play dates and picnics. Just near the hotel's basketball court and volleyball court, there's plenty to do at La Palisse for children (and adults!) of all ages.
KG 680 St
+250 780 303 463
Photo Credit: KigaliOut
A 6 lane bowling alley, swimming pool, ping pong table, foosball table, billiards table and outdoor volleyball court - Wow, Mamba Club really has it all for your weekend fun! The real favorite of parents and kids? The large outdoor playground which in addition to traditional playground equipment boasts an in-ground trampoline frequented by tourists and locals alike.
Spiderman Game Center
M. Peace Plaza
KN4 AV10, Nyarugenge, Kigalie, Kigali
+250 787 157 798
Photo Credit: RwandaGuide
In addition to a variety of games which simulate car racing, airplane flights and basketball, the Spiderman Game Center features a padded play area, ball pit and carousel for children. Parents and friends can enjoy a meal, coffee, or dessert in the gated child-friendly space. You can also book the space for private parties and events.