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Amasiko Lodge

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Hamukaaka Village At The Tip Of The Peninsula, Kabale Uganda
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#6 of 33 B&Bs / Inns in Kabale
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Relax and enjoy the stunning sunsets on Lake Bunyonyi from the veranda of your cottage! We provide full board and make you feel at home. Highlights are visiting the Batwa people, birdwatching, gorilla tracking, canoe or motorboat safaris and more. Amasiko is an eco friendly social enterprise and with our profits we finance charity projects to support the rural community.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Canoeing
Airport transportation
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
24-hour front desk
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Special diet menus
Hiking
Board games / puzzles
Shuttle bus service
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor fireplace
Private check-in / check-out
Laundry service
Shoeshine
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Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, French, Dutch, German

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Hamukaaka Village At The Tip Of The Peninsula, Kabale Uganda
Getting there
Entebbe Airport198 miSee all flights
Kihihi Airport37 miSee all flights
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BristolCharles wrote a review Feb 2020
Presteigne, United Kingdom247 contributions76 helpful votes
This off the beaten path gem was one of the highlights of our time in Uganda. We did it on local transport which makes for an adventure - boda boda around the lake. The promontory location makes it very private and all cabins have great views west over Lake Bunyoni. The swimming is fabulous and there are also great walks up the mountain behind for great views down the entire length of the lake. Owner Wilfred and wife Irene, together with their lovely staff, will ensure that your stay is as relaxing as possible. Food was excellent, alternating a vegetarian day with a meat day. Hot water heated with Eucalyptus wood and solar power work well. The birdlife is abundant and the bats provide a dramatic show in the evening. Thank you all, a great three day stay.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Joan Teixi wrote a review Jun 2019
Tarragona, Spain9 contributions1 helpful vote
Great place with very nice views. Owners very friendly and nice people. Was a pity we couldn't stay more time (we need it more days to enjoy it). It is near a school. Very good breakfast with home made iogurt
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Date of stay: June 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from Wilfriedv26, Pioneer at Amasiko Lodge
Responded Jun 29, 2019
Dear guest, We had a good time together and enjoyed your stay here. Wish you could come again! Thanks for the stay and the great review.
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livvynatasha wrote a review Aug 2018
London, United Kingdom65 contributions20 helpful votes
The staff of Irene and Wilfrey were fabulous and friendly. Had great bonfire and barbecue with other guests in the evening which was really fabulous experience. Profits go to support a school and sustainable farming set up by owners. Unfortunately, the place is fairly run down and could do with a bit of TLC e.g. the swimming jetty is damaged, some rooms leak, the barbecue area is untidy. Also there are no lights or toilets in the rooms which could have been made more obvious in the room descriptions online. They give you a solar lamp for the evening. Food is also quite expensive ($35 full board) and although big portions it is quite bland and all the bread was completely stale. A little effort could turn this place from a pleasant but uncomfortable experience into something really world-class.
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Date of stay: July 2018
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Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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claude301257 wrote a review Jul 2018
Nairobi Region, Kenya1 contribution
Simple room with large balcony with an amazing view over the lake. Quiet, only the birds. A fire place with seats on the lake front. A jetty if you wish a swim. Breakfast and dinner are delicious, with many vegetables and fruits grown in the garden. Wilfried is extremely welcoming, sharing meals with the guests.The staff is discreet and supportive. The surroundings are so quiet. No traffic on the road allowing pleasant hikes with panoramic views over le lake. We stayed five nights, and it was difficult to make up our minds to leave.
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Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Wilfried v, Social entrepreneur at Amasiko Lodge
Responded Jul 27, 2018
Dear guest,. This is a wonderful review and we are very happy that you enjoyed your stay. We do everything possible to keep it up and improve where necessary. We also had a great time hosting you, so please come again!
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Sakiko12 wrote a review Jun 2018
Bocholt, Germany46 contributions11 helpful votes
Thank you Wilfried and staff for two amazing hospitable overnights! Since it's an eco accommodation not all of the lodges have electricity (yet) - which makes it special we found. However the places are comfortable and clean. Also the bathroom facilities add to that, eco-toilet and outdoor shower with hot water on request. Its quite a drive to/from Kabale and there are no shops close by which is why its recommended to join breakfast and other meals at the lodge. A few choices are offered for breakfast; lunch and dinner are set; We very much enjoyed the homey atmosphere. Beautiful views of Lake Bunyonyi from the lodge and surrounding area. Possibility of different walks/hikes in the area, canoeing, visiting the school next door which is one of the local projects of the lodge's owner. Secluded escape - highly recommended! We'd love to come again for another visit!
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Date of stay: April 2018
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Response from Wilfried v, Pioneer at Amasiko Lodge
Responded Jun 4, 2018
Thank you guys for the good review and the good time we had together. Come again! You are most welcome.
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PRICE RANGE
$30 - $30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
UgandaWestern RegionKabale
NUMBER OF ROOMS
5
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Frequently Asked Questions about Amasiko Lodge
What are some of the property amenities at Amasiko Lodge?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
What food & drink options are available at Amasiko Lodge?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Amasiko Lodge?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
Does Amasiko Lodge have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Amasiko Lodge offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Amasiko Lodge?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, French, German, and Dutch.