We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 21 Jinja B&Bs / inns

Surjio's Guest House

Save
You added Surjio's Guest House to your Saves list
Plot 24 Kisinja Road | P.O Box 2026, Jinja, Uganda (Formerly Palm Tree Guest House)
Hotel amenities
Surjio's Guest House
Ranked #3 of 21 Jinja B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Jinja
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

129 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    96
    25
    5
    3
    0
See reviews for
27
28
10
23
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (27)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (129)
  • Mar-May only
    (21)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (42)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (28)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (38)
All months
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love staying here! Breakfast is great! Soda is cold and pizza is wonderful. Just make sure you get your pricing in writing as they like to renegotiate the rate when you arrive unless u have a printed email from Sergio. Also the neighbors get loud when they get drunk at night. Welcome to Uganda!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Germantown, Tennessee, United States
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed here several years now for an annual trip. We love the property, the food, the staff, the location. They have very nice accommodations and go above and beyond to take care of their guests.

Was this review helpful? Yes
leeds
Top Contributor
202 reviews 202 reviews
195 hotel reviews
196 helpful votes 196 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

An enforced last minute change of plans saw us lost in Jinja in our self drive vehicle with night falling. We enquired at a couple of hotels but none would give us a discount despite the late hour. We were then directed to Surjios by a Boda Boda driver. The colonial style house is sat in gated grounds a block... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We stayed at Surjio's when we visited Jinja for a week to meet our sons that we are adopting from the area. Surjio's was the PERFECT PLACE. Beautiful room, beautiful garden, and beautiful pool. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. They even helped teach us some phrases in Lusoga (local language), as our boys don't yet speak English:). The... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This is the second time we have stayed at Surjios and it is wonderful...spacious rooms, huge bathroom, comfy bed, hot shower, and nice porch to set up a camera or just sit out there and visit. Surjio and his wife make you feel like family. The pizzas and calzones are delicious as is breakfast. The staff is most efficient and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Katy, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I've stayed at this beautiful guest house twice and was thrilled with the personal attention we received from Surjio himself! The food at the restaurant was delicious, especially the veggie pizza. The rooms were clean and comfortable, along with stone showers and gorgeous porch settings to linger on and talk.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

For the second time I stayed at Surjio's. As already the first time, also this second time was great. The rooms are nice and clean, there is warm water all the time and the pizzas are delicious (especially the tandoori one). Also breakfast was very good and served frehsly but still quite quick. I can defenitely recommend Surjio's, especially if... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
East Liverpool, Ohio
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

This was my second time staying at Surjio's, where guests are treated like family. The very private property is beautifully located, and the view of Lake Victoria breathtaking. If you're looking for some rest and relaxation, this is the place for you! There is outside dining available on site, with pizza as a specialty. The complimentary breakfast is very nice,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Danville, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Our family has been traveling to the Jinja area for the past 3 years and we love Surjio's! The property is beautiful, the pizza delicious and the staff incredible! We always feel welcomed and at home! A relaxing little slice of heaven whether traveling as a family or for business! You won't be disappointed!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We were on our first trip to Uganda for two weeks of mission work and the last 4 nights of our trip we stayed at Surjio's Guest House. We did not know what to expect and could not have been happier. Every element of the guest house from the moment we set foot inside the gate was relaxing. We stayed... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Surjio's Guest House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Surjio's Guest House

Address: Plot 24 Kisinja Road | P.O Box 2026, Jinja, Uganda (Formerly Palm Tree Guest House)
Location: Uganda > Eastern Region > Jinja
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 23
Also Known As:
Surjio`s Guest House Hotel Jinja

61 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (53)
Viewed
View from room (10)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (9)
Viewed
Room/suite (12)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (5)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Other (12)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (8)
Viewed
Other (8)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay