We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Lake Victoria View Guest House

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Lake Victoria View Guest House
View Map
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

57 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 42: English reviews
Start your review of Lake Victoria View Guest House
 Click to rate
Munich
Reviewed January 29, 2017

We stayed 3 nights at the guesthouse - the staff was great and helpful. The rooms a bit tiny. It seemed to be quiet but at night we could here drumming and music from somewhere cose until 3 pm. Breakast was on a little terrace from where we could watch the birds. Gym with pool a few steps further -...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank travelproMuc
Reviewed December 11, 2016

My friend and I had a 9 day stay. The rooms were clean. We felt very safe staying there. The staff was friendly and very helpful. The gardens were beautiful and very relaxing. Will definitely stay there on our next trip.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Cyndi S
Ghent, Belgium
Reviewed December 7, 2016

A nice hotel with separate cottages with shower and toilet. There is also a nice garden with a lot of birds and a restaurant. The surrounding is nice but not very interesting. It is almost impossible to see Victoria Lake.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank splendidworld
Gainesville, Georgia
Reviewed August 10, 2016

My wife and I, along with a small team, recently stayed at the Lake Victoria View. The neat clean rooms are built to resemble the Ugandan mud huts that are so prevalent in the country. The room has a fan, a toilet with a shower and hot water. The food is good, and the staff is very friendly and helpful....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank 61georgiaboy
Victoria V, Front Office Manager at Lake Victoria View Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for staying with us and appreciating our services. Hope to see next time.

Rome, Italy
Reviewed July 23, 2016 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...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Marco K
Reviewed July 18, 2016

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...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank potlakol
Dullstroom, South Africa
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...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Kerryn M
Manchester, United Kingdom
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...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Franz O
Staines, United Kingdom
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...

 Report
Helpful?
10Thank SurreyGirl27
Naxxar, Malta
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

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank bonettm
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

52 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (40)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
View from Room (9)
Viewed
Business Center/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Other (12)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (12)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Entebbe hotels
1.4 mi away
2Friends Beach Hotel
2Friends Beach Hotel
#1 of 30 in Entebbe
255 reviews
2.2 mi away
Protea Hotel by Marriott Entebbe
1.0 mi away
Lake Heights Hotel
Lake Heights Hotel
#8 of 30 in Entebbe
54 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.9 mi away
Airport View Hotel
Airport View Hotel
#4 of 30 in Entebbe
85 reviews
1.5 mi away
Acacia Beach Hotel
Acacia Beach Hotel
#6 of 30 in Entebbe
48 reviews
5.0 mi away
4 Penguins Hotel
4 Penguins Hotel
#15 of 30 in Entebbe
21 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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: No. 45 Uringi Crescent Road, Plot | Plot 47, Entebbe, Uganda
Location: Uganda > Central Region > Entebbe
Price Range: $64 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lake Victoria View Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 5
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Jovago.com, Expedia and Agoda so you can book your Lake Victoria View Guest House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travelers have asked, with answers from Lake Victoria View Guest House staff and other travelers.
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Lake Victoria View Guest House staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Say no to the main house rooms. Bandas MIGHT be better”
  • Water heating system thing
  • Gogga that was on my bed in the morning
 of 5 bubbles potlakol, Jul 18, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a hut - they are delightful”
 of 5 bubbles SurreyGirl27, Mar 15, 2016 | Read review
“The Bungalows with the own bathroom are very nice”
 of 5 bubbles MarcDeby, Nov 16, 2015 | Read review
“Ask for bandas.”
  • View from the terrace
 of 5 bubbles ShellyRM, Dec 3, 2014 | Read review
“Look at the menu then ask for their advice. Like many places they do not have all ingredients. If you ask you can negotiate a lovely meal from fresh ingredients they have in stock”
 of 5 bubbles GeoSaleAustralia, Sep 30, 2014 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question