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Katuba Guest House

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No. 4 Mwabombeni Road, Ndola 50100 Zambia
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#1 of 20 B&Bs / Inns in Ndola
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Katuba Guest House was established over 15 years by proprietors Eugene and Winnie Goss. We welcome you to our friendly establishment. We are situated in a residential area within close proximity of Ndola town centre. Whether you are with us for business or pleasure, you will find yourself within delightful and tranquil surroundings. Our helpful staff are here to make your stay very comfortable. We offer a Bed and Breakfast service, however additional meals are available on request. All tastes are catered for, including special diets (e.G. Vegetarian). Continental breakfast is included in the room rate, full breakfast is available on request at additional cost. Clients have a choice of the following rooms types: 1 Standard Double Room 1 Standard Family Room (1 double bed and 1 single bed) 4 Deluxe Double Rooms 3 Executive Double Rooms An Executive Cottage with 1 Double bedroom, lounge and kitchenette An Executive Cottage with 2 Double bedrooms, lounge, dining area and kitchen The Deluxe and Executive Rooms have air-conditioning and a fridge. The Executive Rooms are more spacious than the Standard and Deluxe Rooms. The Cottages have comfortable lounges and equipped kitchens (complete with fridge and cooker). All rooms are self-contained with own bathroom, have built-in wardrobes and are supplied with Satellite TV (DSTV), fresh borehole water, fans and mosquito nets Tea and Coffee are available in each room, supplied with filled hot water flasks. Bottled water is also complimentary.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Hot bath
Free breakfast
Airport transportation
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DDD wrote a review Feb 2020
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Probably the best value for money in Ndola. I would recommend this Guest house to anyone. Great gardens and spacious rooms. Very Clean and Hospitable. Vet close to shops and restaurants within driving distance.
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
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kmp1012015 wrote a review Dec 2019
London, United Kingdom3 contributions
I stayed at the guesthouse for a few nights, and based on what I understand from other people I met, it is a great value for the area. I found it however to be quite an average place. The room: dusty shelves; spiders and their webs in closet; toilet wasn’t fully cleaned (I had to do so myself). The furnishings: received an old smelly (but I presumed clean) towel; outdated furniture; mosquito net doesn’t fit on bed; old window panes falling apart. Electricity: no communication with guests regarding when the power would be cut off. Candle in room, but no matches. Service: no information provided on arrival (I had to search and ask for information on WiFi, food, and everything else); staff seem bored and uninterested in guests. They seem to be doing just enough to get by, which I suppose is possible in a place like Ndola where options are limited.
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Date of stay: November 2019Trip type: Travelled on business
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nangobi wrote a review Nov 2018
Nairobi, Kenya96 contributions56 helpful votes
I spent a week at Katuba Guest House for work. The people who were what made this place fabulous. Anytime we had a question or request they were incredibly helpful and responsive- they found solutions! I had a few business meetings at Katuba Guest House- we sat outside under the gazebo- and I had the staff cater food for it. They did not disappoint in their meals! The rooms were clean and nice. Each one had a mini-fridge which was a huge added bonus. The showers were hot, the mattress comfortable. And they had two sitting chairs in the room too which was nice! I would highly recommend staying here.
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Date of stay: October 2018
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Charles N wrote a review Dec 2017
Lusaka, Zambia14 contributions4 helpful votes
I have been to Katuba a Number times. The place is clean, the staff pleasant and they go out of their way to meet your every need. Also The prices are also very affordable. Sometimes you have last minute trips and they will accommodate you at short notice.
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Date of stay: October 2017Trip type: Travelled on business
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Response from Kelly G, Public Relations Manager at Katuba Guest House
Responded 25 Dec 2017
On behalf of Winnie & Eugene Goss: Thank you Charles, for a very pleasant review. We look forward to seeing you again in 2018. We appreciate your custom. Best Wishes
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Gerry E wrote a review Sep 2017
Portland, Oregon, United States27 contributions11 helpful votes
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Traveling to out of the way places has been my life as a film-maker/photographer/writer, and finding rare gems in which to stay after a long assignment is an incredible treasure — such is the Katuba Guesthouse in Ndola, Zambia. Everything about it is lovely — from its garden setting in a quiet better/safe neighborhood of the city, to its clean rooms, hot shower, relaxing exterior to sit and write, clean equipment, or read - and yes, wifi too. The small staff is incredible polite and welcoming. And they offer home cooked simple meals right there - breakfast and dinner - or should you want there is a nice little pizzeria a few blocks walk. I rated this 5-stars because it is a gem considering where it is - not in Dubai, or Paris, or Hong Kong - in Ndola, heart of the Zambian copperbelt, something so lovely should not be here - but yet it is exactly where it should be. After a month on assignment the last thing one wants is a hotel in a city - this is a guesthouse with all of the charm, gentleness and dignity that one could ever want. Single room Kwatcha 400/night - Family suite K900/night Dinner K60 person
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Date of stay: September 2017
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Response from Kelly G, Public Relations Manager at Katuba Guest House
Responded 15 Sep 2017
Thank you Gerry for such a warm and positive review. We look forward to your return. Best Wishes, on behalf of Winnie & Eugene Goss
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ZambiaCopperbelt ProvinceNdola
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Frequently Asked Questions about Katuba Guest House
Which popular attractions are close to Katuba Guest House?
Nearby attractions include Copperbelt Museum (1.9 km) and Katies Zambia (0.9 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Katuba Guest House?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Katuba Guest House?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Katuba Guest House?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Katuba Guest House?
Conveniently located restaurants include Mint Cafe, Copper Canyon Spur, and Angelinas Bistro Bar and Pizzeria.
Does Katuba Guest House have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Katuba Guest House offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.