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Rwenzori View Guest House

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Lower Kiiza Road P.O. Box 709, Fort Portal Uganda See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
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All reviews big table family style the owner local crafts soups communal table overlooking the garden interesting people large dinner lovely guesthouse banana pancakes home made ice cream home cooked dining room an excellent host would definitely stay here again dining area
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place and always look forward to going over. The hosts are friendly. The family table at Dinner provides a great opportunity to meet new people. Its near and accessible to Fortportal town and the key tourist points in the region. The prices...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Lovely homely feel about the spot. Good friendly welcome. Rooms not great, need a bit of a face lift, on the smallish side, bed good. Bathroom very small, water luke warm. Some light bulbs not working, attention to maintenance needed..Room has a veranda leading to...More

Thank DerekD1625
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

My wife, daughter, and 21-month-old grandson spent almost a week at Ruwenzori View, and found it a delight. British founder, Maurice, has run the small (dozen or so rooms?) guest house much like an American B&B, taking meals family-style with guests, recommending drivers, recreation, and...More

Thank donalw347
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Ruwenzori View Guest House first opened to the public 22 years ago and is a venerable local institution. Back in the day, there were only one or 2 other guesthouses. Despite competition from new hotels and lodges over the years, Ruwenzori View Guest House is...More

Thank CharlieBeau
Reviewed 23 May 2018

A nice place with spacious rooms and nice verandas to relax. Wonderful breakfast included. We used the optional dinner as well. Delicious food and great atmosphere due to the big table where everyone joins. Close to the beautiful crater lakes and the ranges of Rwenzori.

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Description
RuwenZori View Guest House is a comfortable, homely, family-run place set within the backdrop of the breathtaking Rwenzori Mountains. Purpose-designed by a Swiss architect and started by a Dutch / English More couple. It has welcomed guests from over 95 different countries since its opening in 1997. Conveniently situated in Boma, a lush, green suburb of Fort Portal town, the Guest House is within easy walking distance of the bustling local market, the post office and the town center. The beautiful garden has a wide variety of trees, shrubs and colourful tropical flowers. It is a quiet and peaceful place to relax, watch the abundant bird life, read a book or have a drink or a meal. We have FREE WIFI for our guests so that you can stay connected to the world! Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Also Known As
Rwenzori View Guest House Hotel Fort Portal
Location
Uganda > Western Region > Fort Portal
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Also Known As
Rwenzori View Guest House Hotel Fort Portal
Location
Uganda > Western Region > Fort Portal
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Room & Suite (29)
Dining (11)
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"do not go there"
iseultk2017
21 Nov 2017
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"Ask for a room facing onto the lovely garden"
Yvette_HB
04 Apr 2017
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"The family room has 1 king bed, 2 twin beds, and a crib."
markjordahl
05 Apr 2016
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"There is a family room with a second bed around the corner for the main room. Great if you are traveling..."
F5355BSmichaelb
30 Nov 2015
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