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Lake Bunyoni Backpackers

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  • Very good11%
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  • Poor5%
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  • 11 Mar 2017
    “Greed spoiled it all”
  • 11 Oct 2016
    “Beautiful, relaxing and friendly”
Kabale,lake Bunyonyi, Kabale Uganda See on map
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

After a long slow trip from the previous town, haggling until annoyed with every single minibus driver on the way I finally reached Bunyoni just to meet the staff who tried to get about 30% higher price for the dorm bed than wrote down in...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2016

Goldie's place is nestled into the hillside besides Lake Bunyonyi and accessible only by canoe. This is a place to unwind with coffee and whiskey; a place where you will learn about the area you're in and make new friends. The isolation is almost complete,...More

Thank Nico L
Response from Golden_Clay, Guest Relations Manager at Lake Bunyoni BackpackersResponded 13 October 2016

Hi.Nico.it was nice to host you and your friends for a couple of days.we saw a bright moon

Reviewed 6 October 2016

Lake Bunyoni is a beautiful place in Uganda and the Backpackers has a great location and his owner is the kind of guy that becomes your friend at the spot and makes you feel at home. He will help getting around Uganda once you have...More

Thank Eduardo C
Response from Golden_Clay, Guest Relations Manager at Lake Bunyoni BackpackersResponded 7 October 2016

thanks for coming by.it was nice to meet and staying.we loved your dinner that you prepared at our local home too.keep well

Reviewed 30 April 2016

Had an awesome stay at Lake Bunyoni Backpackers. The staff is excellent, the food very tasty and Lake Bunyoni itself is a must see. I come to Uganda since 2009 and would always recommend to stay at this place!

1  Thank VanGoghsCoffee
Response from Golden_Clay, Manager at Lake Bunyoni BackpackersResponded 1 May 2016

Hello David.your group was friendly.thank you for choosing to stay with us.until next time.clay

Reviewed 28 April 2016

The place is best value for money, and the hosts are very kind. I loved to wake up in the morning around 6AM, and listen to the bird symphony. Since there is no house/hotel near the location, there is no contrasting noise.

Thank ClaudiuDF
Response from Golden_Clay, Manager at Lake Bunyoni BackpackersResponded 1 May 2016

yes, claudi,the silence early in the morning is worth a wake up.thanks and hope to see you some time.clay

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We are small and friendly community campsite for people looking for simplicity around lake bunyonyi.we offer simple dishes of food and break fast in the restaurant produced by local peasants in our More neighboring communities to help them sell their nutritious foods.we are an eco friendly campsite that we care about the environment. we have rooms and dormitory and camping.rooms range from 40000sh to 50000sh.dormitory is 20000sh and camping is 10000sh with own tent.we offer cannoeing around the islands,nature and community walks and local home stays.we are opposite birds nest and rutinda market.thanks for coming Less
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Uganda > Western Region > Kabale
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Uganda > Western Region > Kabale
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Pool & Beach (22)
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"The rooms are inconsequential when the deck is so relaxing and inviting."
11 Oct 2016
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"a good room is a quite room where you wake up a hear nature outside alive"
13 Apr 2016
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"The real view is at the bar and lounge looking over the lake. Wouldnt worry too much about view from your..."
07 Apr 2016
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