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Bunyonyi Overland Resort

Plot 1, Kazooba Road P.O Box 710, Kabale, Kabale Uganda
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#2 of 10 hotels in Kabale
Offering Spectacular views of the lake, Bunyonyi Overland Resort is set on the shores of Lake Bunyonyi. The resort has a children's playground and sun terrace, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant. Free WiFi is featured and free private parking is available on site. With over 40 rooms Bunyonyi Overland Resort offers accommodation in Lake Bunyonyi for all budgets. A terrace or balcony are featured in certain rooms. There is a 24-hour front desk at the property. You do canoeing,bird watching, hiking at this resort, and the area is popular for diving. The resort also offers bike hire.
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Free parking
Free internet
Bar / lounge
Bicycle rental
Car hire
BBQ facilities
Convenience store
Public wifi
Breakfast in the room
Snack bar
Game room
Non-smoking hotel
Picnic area
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun terrace
24-hour front desk
Private check-in / check-out
Laundry service
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
Smoking rooms available
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SpeedyTiger wrote a review Apr 2020
Melbourne15 contributions5 helpful votes
In an idyllic setting on the lake. Room was good (although the hot water went off once) Lovely grounds and friendly staff, a most enjoyable four nights. A beautiful view, with a glass in hand, from the deck near the bar. Would love to go back.
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Date of stay: May 2019
Room Tip: You could pitch your tent or upgrade to a nice room with a view.
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TinaWatts333 wrote a review Feb 2020
Mayland, United Kingdom126 contributions40 helpful votes
We pulled up here for our 2nt stay, first thoughts were OK, not greeted well but we’d hold judgment & see if it gets better. Wasn’t greeted nicely at all, rooms wasn’t ready as had flooding, OK fair enough, we’ll chill and have a drink. Each chair had a broken leg, table also broken and the service wasn’t the typical Ugandan friendly. The staff were like they had given up on the place & lost all hope. We parked in our rooms and they were not nice at all!. On a plus side the view is lovely. Rooms weren’t ready 2hrs later and thankfully our guide got us moved to much better accommodation where the stay was amazing with awesome views. Happy ending for us, so glad we didn’t actually stay!
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Response from Chilli-Bite, Director of Sales at Bunyonyi Overland Resort
Responded Mar 15, 2020
Dear Tina, Sorry for your bad experience which is unusual and strange! Our staff have been cautioned and more training will be offered where necessary. Most of our guests only have good reviews about their experience staying at our resort and your experience is quite unusual. An investigation has been launched to understand what exactly happened as this cannot be tolerated if true. We hope you will come again soon to experience the true hospitality that our resort is known for. All the best.
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andy w wrote a review Dec 2019
28 contributions19 helpful votes
Really comfortable place. Clean and comfortable. It spreads out over multiple levels so even when lots of people it doesn’t feel full. Good food and extensive menu. Possible to swim in lake or hire boats.
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Traveled solo
Response from Chilli-Bite, Director of Sales at Bunyonyi Overland Resort
Responded Mar 15, 2020
Dear Nandy, Thank you for a wonderful review of our resort. We find pleasure in meeting the expectations of our clients. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and please come back again soon. Wish you only the very best!
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Adib Farid wrote a review Nov 2019
Sao Paulo, SP739 contributions158 helpful votes
The place is good for the wait the Gorila Encouter! Rooms are satisfactory! Bath are good, very hot water! The lodge is well placed, with a wonderful view of the lake! The staff is very nice!!! Cleaness ok!
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Date of stay: November 2019Trip type: Traveled with friends
Veronica M wrote a review Nov 2019
Florida110 contributions91 helpful votes
We had to spend 3 nights and the only positive thing is the incredible view and location on the lake. We stayed in cottage 1 and the room is very basic, we noticed that you can feel the electrical current through the hand held shower. The internet is pretty much non existent and extremely unreliable. We ate steaks at the restaurant and unfortunately got really sick the whole night. When I addressed the issue with the restaurant staff the next morning, no one cared or apologized for our inconvenience. Service for lunch or dinner is very slow, which can be explained by the fact that the majority of the personnel is downstairs on their phone or just pretending to be busy. This place needs a facelift and management makeover!
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Date of stay: November 2019
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$65 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Bunyonyi Overland Resort
What are some of the property amenities at Bunyonyi Overland Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Bunyonyi Overland Resort?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Bunyonyi Overland Resort?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
Does Bunyonyi Overland Resort have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the lake view available here.