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Review is for food only as we stayed at the nearby Northern Rock Hotel.
Generous portion of fresh tasty chicken na fries made up for lacklustre service. It's a nice place but becoming jaded somewhat...
Conveniently located of Great North Road, this is a perfect quiet place for stopovers. The chalets are very roomy and african style, comfortable and with hot shower and TV. The restaurant (with a decent bar) serves very good meals and great pizza, breakfast was huge....More
2 Thank Alex606060
Response from BayamaAndreas, Owner at Bayama's LodgeResponded 10 October 2016
Thank you very much for your very positive feedback and the nice evening together at the campfire!
We really appreciate that you made Bayama's Lodge your basecamp and that you came back several times!
Furgher we hope you enjoyed all your explorations and...More
A good place -- the German owner has some interesting perspectives if you take the time to talk to him. The chalets were a good size, clean and the shower was good and bed was comfortable. Not new but homey. The restaurant food was good...More
2 Thank Charles M
Response from BayamaAndreas, Owner at Bayama's LodgeResponded 21 September 2016
Thank you very much Charles M!
We really appreciate you writing an encouraging review and making it worth continuing to struggle through daily challenges in rural Africa.
Thank you for appreciating having achieved standards despite daily challenges, e.g. connecting to the internet..., offering a variety...More
Pro: Good pizza.
Cons: The wifi password was not provided despite and offer to pay. Staff showed no service mind at all. Dogs and cats disturbing you while eating.
Rooms ok, clean but old and worn out towels. Bring your own! - Shower was good,...More
Response from BayamaAndreas, Owner at Bayama's LodgeResponded 9 September 2016
Firstly, thank you for your compliment. We're happy that you enjoyed your pizza.
But then, secondly, we feel very concerned that out of thousands of guests we accommodated this season, only you had to go through all this trouble.
It would have been...More
With what appeared nothing else with half a days drive in either direction this place provided much needed respite from overland journey.
Bayama's is a multi-purpose establishment frequented, during my stay, by revellers looking to refuel while celebrating win of PF party in National elections....More
2 Thank Guilfybear
Response from BayamaAndreas, Owner at Bayama's LodgeResponded 8 September 2016
Thank you very much for staying with us and commenting in an encouraging review. Let us kindly emphasise that Bayama's in non partisan and politically absolutely neutral. The revellers you found were local representatives and acted in peaceful and behaved manner.