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Sunset International Hotel

17 Kira Road, Jinja, Uganda
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Sunset International Hotel
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Entebbe, Uganda
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I spent a weekend there, when we first arrived they couldn't find our reservation although they sent us a confirmation email but the manager was nice and he was able to get me an executive room with a very nice Nile view. The room itself is OK, it's not luxurious but it's clean and the furniture is also ok..given the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for two days, our room _100, had a perfect view of the Nile with a balcon. Clean beddings, air conditioned with a fridge, the staff were caring and efficient. Its ideal for people who want a quite enviroment. We shall definately be back next time we r in jinja

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kampala
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013 via mobile

Good welcoming staff who go beyond their confort to see that I was confortable especially when i was going to have a meal in their chinese restaurant. Though the food took averagely 30mins to get ready, it was worth the wait....the chef is ready to give you extra gravy if you ask for more. That was a plus. I would... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

We thought it would useful to do as many of the more mid budget hotels as possible in Jinja this trip and the Sunset was a pleasant if somewhat quirky surprise. They layout is, as been mentioned a bit colonial modern revamp gone wrong, but it’s not without its niceties. Unusually this hotel deals in US dollars, but does not... More

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Quito, Ecuador
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27 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Sunset Hotel is a clean hotel and it is fine for just having a rest when working for a few days in the area of Jinja. Its central location is an advantage for guests. I stayed in the apparently new wing which is newer and has better view of the river. The rooms are equipped with air conditioning and a... More

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Kampala, Kampala, Uganda
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

Sunset Hotel is a good quiet place with a spectacular view of Lake Victoria. We visited Sunset Hotel in a group of 5 while on our way to the Mbale City that faces Mt Elgon. We were well received at this Hotel and sat at the restaurant that has a very spectacular view of Lake Victoria. All of us made... More

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Kingston, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

This hotel is tired, very oddly laid out and in need of repairs, just like it should be, this is Uganda! The atmosphere, staff and location however, make it a great place to stay. We had a wonderful time with a group of 20. The tiny bar is very unique and not to be missed.

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Kampala, Uganda
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

We went to this hotel's restaurant for dinner on Saturday 10th November 2012. The service and food were both very poor. Despite having a large menu, when we ordered something they mostly did not have it. Sometimes they would wait one hour before coming back and saying they did not have it, with little in the way of an apology.... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

Arrived here around 9pm so could not see much but everything was great. Very nice air conditioned room ..nice service and breakfast was interesting and filling. Nothing to complain about....Overall a great place and great value for money too.

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KISUMU
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

We found the Sunset beyond our expectations and the family has insisted on return visit so as to be pampered again. The place is welcoming, the rooms are kept clean and breakfast is fabulous. The surrounding is quite good and the hotel is within walking distance to Jinja town and the source of lake Victoria which makes it easier for... More

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Address: 17 Kira Road, Jinja, Uganda
Location: Uganda > Eastern Region > Jinja

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