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Backpackers Hostel & Campsite

3 km From the City Centre On the Natete/Wakiliga Rd, Kampala, Uganda
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02/07/2017 03/07/2017
1 room
  • 1 room
    2 adults
    • 2 adults
      0 children
      • 0 children
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        Overview
        • Excellent8%
        • Very good21%
        • Average34%
        • Poor27%
        • Terrible10%
        1 Aug 2016
        “Awful Service”
        27 Mar 2017
        “Nice but far”
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        Fat Cat Backpackers
        168 reviews
        #1 of 121 Speciality lodging in Kampala
         
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        84 reviews
        #15 of 100 hotels in Kampala
         
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        #3 of 121 Speciality lodging in Kampala
         
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        1 - 5 of 93 reviews

        Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

        I read many bad reviews on this hostel, and I completely disagree. The staff were nice (even if it seemed they somehow tried to avoid talking to me) and helpful. For example, they immediately came to fix the light in tje toilet, they cleaned it,...More

        1  Thank supersky-abc
        Reviewed 21 January 2017

        + Our Room (double, shared bathroom) was nice and had everything needed + Airport Pick-Up can be organized and worked well for us (we landed at 4am) + Breakfast is good, although do not expect to get it at 6 even if they claim they...More

        1  Thank Matthias G
        Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

        Checked in for a bit and the first impression was not so bad for the price. Staff seem to be confused as to why they are here in the first place and yes the boss I must say leads the pack. Right in the heart...More

        Thank Asiimwe A
        Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

        The room was fine but expensive for what it was...then we lost power and the staff didn't seem to care about fixing it! All night with no electricity - pretty miserable. Breakfast was poor. Staff were average - did not help us with our further...More

        Thank KEH278
        Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

        Staff is nice and friendly and tries their very best to give the guests all the comfort they need. Really appreciated the service. The owner was dictating the staff around, watching carefully what they were doing, commenting everything. This made us feel uncomfortable at times,...More

        Thank Nadin-yvette188
        Fat Cat Backpackers
        168 reviews
        #1 of 121 Speciality lodging in Kampala
         
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        84 reviews
        #15 of 100 hotels in Kampala
         
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        • 23
        • Location
        • Uganda >
        • Central Region >
        • Kampala
        • Also Known As
        • Backpackers Hostel And Campsite ,
        • Backpackers Hostel & Campsite Hotel Kampala
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        Room Tips
        "Only certain double rooms have power outlets, dorms do not."
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        "Huts out-back are quaint and away from club"
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        "Dorms are cheap and clean."
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        "Get a proper room with door that locks and not the bunks. Take care of and keep luggage safe"
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