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LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel

4.0 of 5 17-31 Circular Road | PO Box 15, Entebbe, Uganda (Formerly Windsor Lake Victoria Hotel)
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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129 reviews 129 reviews
59 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The pool is very nice...clean....big..3 .diving boards....sun beds...cushions...nice towels...all for 20,000 shillings £5 .... Lunch is a little pricey and so are drinks...but it was very nice....waiter service around the pool...our waiter Jimmy was very attentive....I couldn't fault anything..will def go again...highly recommended...

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

Dear Paul t, 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 ( pool is very nice...clean....big..3 .diving boards....sun beds...cushions...nice towels...all for 20,000 shillings £5 .... Lunch is a little pricey and so are drinks...but it was very nice....waiter service around... More 

Belgrade, Serbia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
16 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A week in this hotel was good value and a very pleasant experience. Very friendly staff, clean air conditioned rooms, tidy and attractive public rooms and spaces. The gardens are beautiful and the pool is very well kept. Buffets and a la carte meals are good value and offer very varied well cooked dishes. Breakfast is excellent. All in all... More 

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

Dear julian h, 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 (Very friendly staff, clean air conditioned rooms, tidy and attractive public rooms and spaces. The gardens are beautiful and the pool is very well kept. Buffets and a la... More 

Vancouver, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently stopped in for a meal at the main restaurant. Whilst the outdoor seating area is very relaxing, charming and beautiful, and the menu is strong, I was not impressed with the food. I ordered the BBQ Baby Pork Ribs Mongolian Style and based on the brown, chewy and stringy nature of the meat, I am convinced I was... More 

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

Dear Helloseanb, 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 was not impressed with the food. I ordered the BBQ Baby Pork Ribs Mongolian Style and based on the brown, chewy and... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a group of seven and having our own single room. This hotel is quite clean and meets all the standard. Staffs are friendly and willing to help as well.there are two swimming pools which seems very clean and the pool bar is a very good option to chill with friends. Food in the restaurant is so-so and breakfast... More 

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

Dear Jessywen, 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 (Two of our rooms got stolen after housekeeping cleaned the room. Actually my friends put "do not disturb" sign, but they still entered.)... More 

Newcastle, Australia
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93 reviews 93 reviews
27 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We have had lunch at the restaurant here a few times and it has a lovely old world ambience with tables overlooking the gardens. Good food and service at reasonable prices. It is very close to airport in Entebbe so a lovely place to await your flight.

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

Dear GeoSaleAustralia 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 (lovely old world ambience with tables overlooking the gardens. Good food and service at reasonable prices. It is very close to airport in Entebbe so a lovely place to await... More 

Moline, Illinois
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86 reviews 86 reviews
52 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This hotel is convenient to the airport for a single night or two, but if you have business in Kampala or elswhere, you will want to find a hotel closer to your needs. The hotel is very large, but is in need of updating. The rooms and furnishings are a little "tired" and the room I had was relatively small,... More 

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

Dear TAN31_11, 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 ( All the facilities in the bathroom worked and the water was hot. although the internet was impossible to stay connected to while... More 

Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel still keeps hints of times when important figures from around the world use to stay there some decades ago. It's large with small gardens and a very relaxing ambient in it. The dining room is big with lots of outdoor spaces to enjoy the sounds of birds and fresh air. Rooms are clean and well... More 

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

Dear Yehuda H, 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 (Some of them which are close to Entebbe Road are a bit more noisy than others) and ask you to accept my... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
22 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for one night in August 2014. The hotel staff are friendly and the hotel is quite big. The rooms are clean and the food is quite good.The staff at the pool bar are very friendly. The only problem that we encountered is that at check-in, we asked for an early morning call as we... More 

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

Dear Dieter_Sch_13, 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 (The only problem that we encountered is that at check-in, we asked for an early morning call as we had a 07:00 flight.... More 

Perth, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We have been travelling through Africa for the past 6 weeks and found the Laico Lake Victoria Hotel the worst of our trip. Having experienced wonderful welcomes at every other hotel the Laico was noticeably different. The first night was passable but with unimpressive and slow service and rooms are tired. We then spent 2 days having a wonderful trip... More 

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

Dear JennyB_10, 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 (However on returning to Laico there was immediately again poor service from reception with some confusion over our booking- despite having been there... More 

Longmont, Colorado
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54 reviews 54 reviews
29 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This was my second stay at the Laico Lake Victoria Hotel in Entebbe and I was there for 5 nights. The grounds and outside of the hotel were, as always, attractive and in keeping with the grand history of this hotel. I specifically requested a room in the new wing and was rewarded with a much nicer room than the... More 

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

Dear MARY, 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 (claimed not to have my reservation,the area that still needs improvement is the food,the wifi, although free, is the worst I've experienced) and... More 

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Additional Information about LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel

Address: 17-31 Circular Road | PO Box 15, Entebbe, Uganda (Formerly Windsor Lake Victoria Hotel)
Location: Uganda > Central Region > Entebbe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — LAICO Lake Victoria Entebbe Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 144
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