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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It has every package for a peaceful ambience holiday away from home. Clean, friendly, quiet, and green sorroundings. Excellent internet too. The positives are endless! Thank you and will be back soon.

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 11 December 2016

This was my fourth stay at Banda Inns in three years, I stayed three weeks every time for work purposes. I feel welcome, safe and relaxed at Banda Inns. I appreciate the fact that internet access and power supply are 100% reliable so that occasional work from my "home office" (the lovely veranda with a view over the beautiful garden)...

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 5 November 2016

This was my 8th visit to Kampala, but my first stay at Banda. It will certainly not be my last. The room was comfortable and clean with a beautiful deck. The staff were friendly and helpful. Access to hotel provided transportation in busy Kampala made life easy. The breakfasts were a great way to start the day. Steven and Asteria...

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Jewett, Ohio
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

My brother and I stayed at the Banda Inn in August 2016 for 2 weeks. I can not say enough good things about this place and the family who run it. I would love to keep it a secret so that there is always "room at the Inn" 😉 but that would not be fair. Stephen, the owner, is a...

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Reviewed 1 August 2016

I had a fabulous stay there! I had taken time off for myself and it was lovely. Great food, great staff members....Even the other guests ensured that they at least said hi to me. Loved the bathrooms! (Plans to get a rainforest shower at home!) LOLOL. The only problems I would have though include the tiny parking area and possibly...

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Novi, Michigan
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I want to extend my appreciation to the owner, his staff, and Banda Inns for the excellent experience during my stay! The staff was helpful, the breakfast was delicious, and my room was clean (albeit small and simple). Overall, my experience was wonderful and I'll be sure to consider Banda Inns as a place to stay in my future travels...

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Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

I have now stayed in the Banda on two separate occasions for two months in February and March and three weeks in June. Both times I have been extremely happy with the place. The staff are all helpful and kind and the owners Steven and Astaria are very hospitable. The free laundry service is incredibly useful especially when you are...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I really enjoyed my time at Banda, the staff are exceptionally friendly. The rooms are clean and comfortable and the breakfast was delicious! Next time I am in Kampala this is where I will stay. Highly recommend!

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1Thank amyrV2382XL
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Banda Inns is a famliy-run guest house. Astaria and Steven, along with the rest of the staff, were very friendly and patient with our group of ten students. The rooms have mosquito nets and fans. The room I stayed in had a view to the lovely garden, and it was right beside a lovely porch to sit and relax. WiFi...

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dar es salaam
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Banda Inns was recommended by a friend, and it didn't disappoint. I needed a work base and bed for a few days and it fit the bill perfectly. Staff and owners are friendly, the place is quiet and peaceful, with a lovely restful garden. Breakfast is excellent. The single rate for room, laundry and wifi makes things easy and predictable.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centrally located Bed & Breakfast in Kampala. Peaceful and quiet neighborhood, ideal for holiday or business trips. Short distance and easy access to town. Many restaurants in the neighborhood. Full breakfast and laundry included in all prices. Airport pick-up also available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Banda Inns

Address: 2497 Lubbobbo Close | off Tank Hill Road, Kampala 3785, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
Price Range: €30 - €62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“all rooms are perfect”
 of 5 bubbles liliano666, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms upstairs are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles MarkBav, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
“My favourite rooms are those on the first floor - they have a nice view of the garden.”
 of 5 bubbles B6884KLandream, 22 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Stay upstairs if you plan to spend time in your room. We stayed downstairs and out on the backyard balcony most of the time. This was perfect for us.”
 of 5 bubbles tbroyle, 12 Jan 2015 | Read review
“I prefer the ones upstairs because they are a bit lighter.”
 of 5 bubbles Kisc0, 1 Nov 2014 | Read review
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