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Bushara Island Camp

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  • Excellent50%
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  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“rope swing”(9 reviews)
“tree house”(5 reviews)
“outdoor shower”(5 reviews)
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2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed January 2, 2018

The island is a lovely quite place to retreat from the hustle of every day life, but the management of the facilities seems to have gone askew. We stayed in Dove Cottage which opens to a beautiful view of the lake and a cacophony of...More

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Reviewed October 1, 2017

Bushara offers good value for money. We stayed at their tree house. It was spacious and quite nice. Unfortunately the toilet was not flushing. The staff were aware of it when we arrived but fixing seems to be beyond their duties . The manager is...More

Thank Magdalena K
Reviewed September 12, 2017

We loved this place and plan to return. Lodges or safari tents with beds. Our treehouse had a good solar shower and flush toilet. There is an excellent value lodge style restaurant. You need to respect the service culture and plan your meals, which at...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

We called before arriving and booked a cottage. The lady at the reception said the room will be ready by 1pm and that we can arrive earlier and order lunch meanwhile. When we arrived we realized that we need to wait until the current guests...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2017

I visited Lake Bunyonyi because it was a convenient stop between Kampala and Kigali. But, it ended up being so SO much better than I had ever anticipated! First of all, the lake with all the little islands and rolling hills surrounding the place makes...More

Thank katiefarrand12
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$20 - $42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveler (62)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (8)
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raspberry382
March 11, 2017|
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Response from John T | Reviewed this property |
Most recently there was no problem. An earlier time, reception was only good mornings and evenings. You have to give your phone and charger to an employee to recharge where they have their office plus solar.
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"Tents are better value and seemed cleaner."
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"Tree houses are excellent but a party of 4 can stay for $60/night in one of the cottages, which is excellent..."
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"I suggest luxury tents - BouBou tent or Sunbird tent"
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"Get the "treehouse", AKA Whydah especially for families or couples."
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