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Lake Victoria View Guest House

Uringi Cres Rd | Plot 47, Entebbe, Uganda
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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here two nights and enjoyed it. Staff is friendly and helpful. The guest house is along a quiet road and rooms are surrounded by a garden so it's a good place to relax in. You can easily walk to the lake. At usd 65 for a double, including breakfast and airport pick-up it's great value for money. Also... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is solely based on the main house experience we had. I have no idea how the bandas are, but they are probably better. I hope they are. The rooms only have a bed and a desk and chair. If you are used to or are looking for other amenities you will be disappointed. My room's toilet was shabby. broken... More 

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Dullstroom, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

I spent 5 nights at the guest house on a business trip. Its setting, overlooking the lake in a beautiful garden with incredible birding and in a quiet part of town, makes this a great venue to relax in after a busy day. The team are great and incredibly accommodating, always with a smile. The food was also super and... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

This is a wonderful oasis from the chaos of Kampala and an ideal place to take some time out before moving on. The hotel is quiet, except for some annoying barking by stray or guard dogs at night, has excellent views and the little round thatched cottages are cute. The rooms are large enough, reasonably well furnished and there is... More 

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Staines, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

What a charming place and a great find in Entebbe As can be seen from other reviewers the guesthouse is run by a group of charming Ugandan ladies who are an inspiration to many. My first few days were in the main house in the large Ibis room, it is a large room with 3 separate beds and a large... More 

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Naxxar, Malta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

we stayed there for 2 nite, hotel is clean with a wonderful vuew of lake victoria. loads of birds. in centre and nice area of entebbe. staff is great, well educted and food is good aswell . we recomened this place

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Kisoro, Uganda
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016 via mobile

A favorite guest house, made more so after dealing with epic jam in Kampala after long journey from Kabale. Florence greeted us as we arrived very late. An enchanting guest house, quiet and peaceful. Meals are delicious and quickly consumed. Nice view of Lake Victoria and Intl airport. I like it here...

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

I have stayed here a couple of times and I'm certain I will return. You can always be guaranteed a warm welcome and a good sturdy breakfast at the Lake Victoria view guest house. I've always stayed in the main house and find the rooms to be clean and comfortable with well maintained bed nets. The bathroom is shared and... More 

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Innsbruck, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

This place is wonderful. Safe, clean and very beautifully decorated. The staff is super friendly and the quiet garden is a very nice place to relax. Food is available for breakfast, lunch and dinner and you can even ask for local specialities. The view to the lake is excellent. Airport is just 5-10 minutes away.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

Visited Entebbe in October 2015 for a 10 night stay. Florence, Justine and the staff did their best to accommodate all of our needs - including cooking vegan pancakes for breakfast and vegetable curry for dinner. The location was beautiful- great view of Lake Victoria, in a quiet area, within walking distance to 2 restaurants and a bar. Victoria Mall,... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lake Victoria View Guest House is conveniently located close to state house Entebbe for either your first or last night in Uganda. The facility consists of 5 beautiful rooms with a great view of Lake Victoria (4 with shared toilet and bathroom facilities and 1 deluxe that is self contained). It is homely with a lovely garden where one can enjoy the birds singing. Lake Victoria View Guest House is approximately 10 minutes drive away from the Entebbe International Airport and we provide Bed and Breakfast. Airport picks and drops, internet services, Laundry services, and visiting Entebbe wildlife centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lake Victoria View Guest House

Address: Uringi Cres Rd | Plot 47, Entebbe, Uganda
Location: Uganda > Central Region > Entebbe
Price Range: $74 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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