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Surjio's Guest House

Plot 24 Kisinja Road | P.O Box 2026, Jinja, Uganda (Formerly Palm Tree Guest House)
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Surjio's Guest House
Ranked #2 of 18 Jinja B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • 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
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East Liverpool, Ohio
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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

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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!

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Charleston, South Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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

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Shanghai, China
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66 reviews 66 reviews
16 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

After reading the reviews here and booking this place 24 hours before check-in, we had a great 2 night stay at the tail end of our Uganda visit. Check In: Smooth as can be. Some groups were around and all seeming to be volunteers that were well settled in. Nice small pool, outdoor seating for breakfast and their famous pizzas.... More

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Kingston, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

After travelling around Uganda for 2 weeks (as part of an extended East Africa trip), we found ourselves still exhausted 2 days after gorilla trekking, and decided last minute to stay in Jinja before carrying on to Kenya. I am sure other travellers can empathize with finding yourself unexpectedly in a city, having no real idea where to stay or... More

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Kampala, Kampala, Uganda
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

I stayed at Surjio's place for two nights with collegues and we totally enjoyed the stay. The place is quiet and the rooms (18,19,20) were clean, comfy and with nice hot shower. Our stay was work related so we didnt really have time to enjoy the pool much, but I did have a swim and loved it. The pool is... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

I have been to Sujio's twice. Both times the staff was friendly and helpful; the rooms are comfortable; and the pool is very relaxing! I definitely recommend Surgio's if you are going to be in the Jinja area.

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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

We spent a couple of days here away from the bustle of Kampala. Took other reviewers advice and booked Room 23 in advance. Large room that can accommodate 4. Room has great views and was clean. Close to the lake so suggest you use a "mozzie zapper" in the room although all beds have mosquito nets. Staff extremely friendly and... More

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Vra, Denmark
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013 via mobile

We live in Masaka, Uganda on a daily basis, and went to Jinja for a weekend stay. We found our way to Surjios, and stayed there for 2 nights. It is definetely not our last visit!!! Nice, big, comfortable and (especially) very clean rooms. We needed to have room close to our teenage daugthers - no problem, they just arranged... More

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surjios-guesthouse, Owner at Surjio's Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us & appreciating the services you received. It was our pleasure! More

Perth, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

My husband and I stayed at Surjio's while in Uganda visiting a child we sponsor about an hour further out. We were not sure what to expect but found our two night stay there extremely comfortable. The staff were lovely, the rooms clean, comfortable and spacious and the location great for us. Our host, Surjio, was amiable and great to... More

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surjios-guesthouse, Owner at Surjio's Guest House, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having you stay with us. Thank you so much! Looking forward to seeing you again. More

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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): $
Also Known As:
Surjio`s Guest House Hotel Jinja

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