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    Hotel Residence Ubuntu

    Avenue de la Plage, Bujumbura, Burundi
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    Traveler (15)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Dining (2)
    • Excellent19%
    • Very good62%
    • Average19%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Apr 17, 2017
    “Nice to be by the lake”
    Jun 6, 2016
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
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    1 - 5 of 13 reviews

    Reviewed April 17, 2017

    Though rather dark and a bit old, the hotel is friendly and there's a nice water view from the restaurant, including an opportunity to see hippos gathered by the lake. Convenient location as well. Not a bad option overall.

    Thank iwantfood
    Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

    i liked their Kila kitu pizza...it is very nice and the environment is cool with lac Tanganyika view and their stuff are so kind just that they have to learn sorting their own problems not in front of customers...!!! otherwise it is very nice place...More

    Thank Felix M
    Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

    Has the best steak in town. Balanced guests and breathtaking view of L. Tanganyika. You are also certain you will see hippopotamus just across the lake. The garden is well kept and they have beautiful birds that gracefully make the place homely - Ugandan Crested...More

    Thank GraceAine
    Reviewed December 26, 2014

    We had just one night in Bujumbura, and after walking around the centre the next day, we were very happy staying at the lake side, and in this place. The staff was more than helpful when we arrived - even upgrading our room, since we...More

    Thank futtrup
    Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

    Nice descent albeit expensive hotel. Rooms go for USD 100, USD 120 and USD 150. Nice gardens. Good service and helpful stuff. The Kiboko restaurant offers a variety on their menu. Located adjacent L. Tanganyika, of you are lucky you will catch a glimpse of...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • $88 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Bujumbura
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    • Location
    • Burundi >
    • Bujumbura Mairie Province >
    • Bujumbura
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    Traveler (15)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Dining (2)
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    "Choose the two story appartments"
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    "Choose the one facing Lake Tanganyika, with a chance to catch a glimpse of crocodiles and hippos"
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    "try to get an double story room with kitchen and view of the lake. Avoid the smaller rooms."
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