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LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel

Plot 23-31, Circular Road, Entebbe, Uganda (Formerly Windsor Lake Victoria Hotel)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were really just passing through on our way to the airport and had a day to use up while waiting for the flight. The Lake Victoria is just so welcoming and easy to relax in, it is just what we needed at the end of a long stay in East Africa. It may have been beyond our pocket to... More 

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LaicoLakeVictoria, General Manager at LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Paul218 , All the Laico Lake Victoria Hotel team and I would thank you for sharing your experience further to your stay within our property.I could note that the (The Lake Victoria is just so welcoming and easy to relax in, it is just what we needed at the end of a long stay in East Africa. It may... More 

Kampala, Uganda
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103 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Dont arrive as a mixed couple as they are racist. Any black woman seemingly must be a prostitute in their eyes which makes me wonder about their own staff. From then on service seemingly must be with a bad attitude. I booked my room via booking.com like all bookings i do. Specifically even mention i would like to avail the... More 

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LaicoLakeVictoria, General Manager at LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Expatswe, All the Laico Lake VICTORIA HOTEL team and I would thank you for sharing your experience further to your stay within our property. I took note of your comments with particular attention, especially regarding the (Dont arrive as a mixed couple as they are racist. Any black woman seemingly must be a prostitute in their eyes which makes... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

The hotel is just about perfect for me. It's very well located (Entebbe is small enough to be close to everywhere). It has character. It has beautiful pool with diving tower. Staff are extremely friendly and competent. Breakfast is sumptuous and starts early. Most of the rooms are large and well appointed. Security is pretty good and unobtrusive. There are... More 

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LaicoLakeVictoria, General Manager at LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Vitek_FT, All the Laico Lake Victoria Hotel team and I would thank you for sharing your experience further to your stay within our property. I could note that the ( It's very well located (Entebbe is small enough to be close to everywhere). It has character. It has beautiful pool with diving tower. Staff are extremely friendly and competent.... More 

Bangui, Central African Republic
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I stayed at this hotel in March (two months ago) and left my Chanel eyeglasses in the room. I contacted the hotel, and they assured me that they'd keep the glasses until I could retrieve them. Today, I got my glasses back. Many thanks to Mustafa Geneva and the staff who ensured their safekeeping. I will be sure to stay... More 

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LaicoLakeVictoria, General Manager at LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Larissa_Larissa_2015, All the Laico Lake Victoria Hotel team and I would thank you for sharing your experience further to your stay within our property. I could note that the (stayed at this hotel in March (two months ago) and left my Chanel eyeglasses in the room. I contacted the hotel, and they assured me that they'd keep the glasses... More 

Kampala, Uganda
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

visited last month, was warmly welcomed, staff have the best customer , friendly and professional service, answered all my inquires about the menu food was on time, hygiene and sanitation standards are the best. Had an opportunity to tour the rooms, have a very nice swimming pool to crown it all the integrity of the staff is over whelming.

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LaicoLakeVictoria, General Manager at LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Patience B, All the Laico Lake Victoria Hotel team and I would thank you for sharing your experience further to your stay within our property. I could note that the (was warmly welcomed, staff have the best customer , friendly and professional service, answered all my inquires about the menu food was on time, hygiene and sanitation standards are... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Had a short layover at this hotel just this week. I'm spoiled with Middle Eastern hospitality so my expectations are always high from any hotel I stay at. But sometimes you just need to take it easy. Like with this property. I'd say overall it was a good stay there, the room was quiet, AC worked properly, pool area is... More 

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LaicoLakeVictoria, General Manager at LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Smolyany, All the Laico Lake Victoria Hotel team and I would thank you for sharing your experience further to your stay within our property. I could note that the ( I'd say overall it was a good stay there, the room was quiet, AC worked properly, pool area is clean. Wi-Fi is free, The hotel is also quite close... More 

General Santos, Philippines
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This is my 2nd time to stay in the hotel but i got more disappointed now than before. I had to wait almost an hour to get a room because they said they are currently cleaning it up. When i finally get my room, i have to call front desk twice to fix the remote of the television and to... More 

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LaicoLakeVictoria, General Manager at LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dyosipin78, All the Laico Lake VICTORIA HOTEL team and I would thank you for sharing your experience further to your stay within our property. I took note of your comments with particular attention, especially regarding the (I had to wait almost an hour to get a room because they said they are currently cleaning it up. When i finally... More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

It has been 4 hours since I checked in and it was enough to decide it is the worst hotel I have ever stayed by far. It's too old and all the staff in the room are worn and torn. There was missing the remote unit of a/c and then they brought. Wifi is not stable and not working most... More 

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LaicoLakeVictoria, General Manager at LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Hakan D, All the Laico Lake VICTORIA HOTEL team and I would thank you for sharing your experience further to your stay within our property. I took note of your comments with particular attention, especially regarding the (It's too old and all the staff in the room are worn and torn. There was missing the remote unit of a/c... More 

Istanbul, Turkey
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23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

After 2012 , this is 2nd time i am staying in this hotel .There is no specific reason but ı love this hotel . It is not the best , wifi is so , so; pool is clean . I think because of the garden i am loving it. Whenever i come i would like to stay in this hotel... More 

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LaicoLakeVictoria, General Manager at LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Werop-tk, All the Laico Lake Victoria Hotel team and I would thank you for sharing your experience further to your stay within our property. I could note that the (There is no specific reason but ı love this hotel . wifi is so , so; pool is clean . I think because of the garden i am loving it.... More 

Sequim, WA
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129 reviews
60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

To avoid the variability of the drive from Kampala and sleep a little longer, we stayed here one night before our 7am flight back to Joburg. We truly enjoyed this hotel as our last night in Uganda. The pool is one of the cleanest in Africa. They even 3 platforms for diving here. The pool staff is first rate. Our... More 

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LaicoLakeVictoria, General Manager at LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel, responded to this review

Dear SequimWATraveler, All the Laico Lake Victoria Hotel team and I would thank you for sharing your experience further to your stay within our property. I could note that the (We truly enjoyed this hotel as our last night in Uganda. The pool is one of the cleanest in Africa. They even 3 platforms for diving here. The pool staff... More 

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