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Golden Monkey Guest House

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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
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  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed February 9, 2018

OK, well this is Africa so don't expect western type standards and this is really a backpackers type guest house. The rooms are small but ours had a double bed with mosquito net and a shower room. There are hooks to hang your clothes but...More

Thank RWTH
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Wow! The people of Golden Monkey are so accommodating and nice to be around. Beckers (sp?) was able to connect us with everything we needed to do to Mt. Sabinyo and was so easy going, even taking me to a mechanic to change the oil...More

Thank mbunch2016
Reviewed April 15, 2017

The staff at Golden Monkey are great - warm, smiling, and ready to help in whatever way you need. Aaaand that's where the greatness ends. The shower has cold water only (even when you turn on the "hot" water, it's still cold; there was an...More

Thank Shannon S
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Very friendly, flexible and helpful staff! They helped us arrange transport to Mt Sabinyo, guided us to a money changer, to markets as well as showing us the way to Lake Mutanda. Great cheap food in the resteaurant as well.

Thank scatha23
Reviewed January 28, 2017

Facilities are rundown, showers were broken (no hot water), rooms damp, lights broken, only mens communal toilet did not flush! Activities organised at the guesthouse were overpiced and designed to make profit only for the owner *Shaq*. For example, guesthouse van to Gorilla trekking (90mins)...More

Thank Daz W
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Concierge
Breakfast Available
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Restaurant
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Price range
$38 - $40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
$38 - $40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"no good view from rooms, however, this is Africa, who spends time in rooms? Terrace very pleasant, clean and..."
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"Wi Fi at the bar only."
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"The further you are from the hotel entrance, the fewer noisy guests have to pass your room."
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"As far as possible from the reception area, ideally at the end of the furthest corridor"
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