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Backpackers Hostel & Campsite

3 km From the City Centre On the Natete/Wakiliga Rd, Kampala, Uganda
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good21%
  • Average33%
  • Poor28%
  • Terrible10%
16 Aug 2017
“Nice hostel - Friendly staff”
4 Jul 2017
“Budget hostel ”
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The Prestige Hotel Suites
26 reviews
#19 of 103 hotels in Kampala
 
Speke Resort and Conference Centre
541 reviews
#3 of 103 hotels in Kampala
 
Speke Hotel
334 reviews
#10 of 103 hotels in Kampala
 
Aponye Hotel
61 reviews
#75 of 103 hotels in Kampala
 
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Reviewed 11 August 2014 via mobile

Pretty good value for money, but really it was the staff that outshone the facilities here. Really helpful, friendly and happy to get me out of the pickle I'd landed in. Very nice atmosphere and a comfy bed, and so nice to be able to...More

1  Thank Aggie C
Reviewed 27 July 2014

I was there in July 2014 for 5 nights, Unfurtunately the structure is not mantained at all. Such a shame. The place would be so nice it has a garden and is out of the caos of Kampala, however as I wrote it is abosolutely...More

2  Thank Rachele1968
Reviewed 27 July 2014

Food service was very slow, took 2 hours for pizzas to arrive and when they did they were below average. Two orders were lost by the bar staff who were rude and also very slow with drink orders. They laughed when we suggested they reimburse...More

Thank Ellie H
Reviewed 16 July 2014 via mobile

Stayed here one night after taking the bus from Tanzania. Used the lonely planet to guide us (East Africa Jul 2012), but I must say, I think the place changes a lot since they researched here. It is cheap, but not as chilled out and...More

Thank RemcoEgmond
Reviewed 10 May 2014

I stayed here 4 nights in a single room (30,000 UGX per night) to attend university meetings during the day. The bed is OK, provided with a mosquito net. There is 1 light switch in the room but no socket to charge your electronics, this...More

Thank An D
The Prestige Hotel Suites
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#19 of 103 hotels in Kampala
 
Speke Resort and Conference Centre
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#3 of 103 hotels in Kampala
 
Speke Hotel
334 reviews
#10 of 103 hotels in Kampala
 
Aponye Hotel
61 reviews
#75 of 103 hotels in Kampala
 
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  • 23
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  • Central Region >
  • Kampala
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"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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