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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

It's a nice place overlooking L.victoria and good neighbourhood, very quiet and calm suitable for intimate couples to meditate. In line with my work for pick ups and drop offs in Kampala and Entebbe Airport, most of the time I interact with my clients I pick from these hotels/lodges and always give me their impressions when still fresh. It's stuff...

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Bristol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Peaceful location on the outskirts of Kampala. The rooms are adequate and clean and the food is reasonable. The swimming pool is the best I saw in 3 weeks in Uganda; a reasonable size and nice clear water! There are lovely views of Kampala and Lake Victoria. It would have been nice to eat outside on the balcony, but we...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed a whole week in Kampala, and I decided to stay in Cassia again. I have been there many times and without doubt I truly love this place. It is the whole package that makes me feel relaxed and at home: the service, the rooms, the views and of course the good times and the laughs Mr Johan....

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uk
Reviewed 29 October 2016

beautiful location overlooking Lake Victoria a real high spot. service exellent staff really helpful. The food was definitely Uganda tourist food ,relatively plain , but hot and quckly served, not a Ugandan characteristic! Rooms spotless and secure although our fly screen did not lock,it did close and the room was fairly well mossie proof, the bed net was good all...

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Amman, Jordan
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I spent two nights in Cassia Lodge. The location of the hotel can just take your breath away with its open view to Lake Victoria and the city. The staff were extremely polite and friendly. The check in and check out were quite smooth. I stayed at room number (1). The room is quite spacious and the but it was...

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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The location is beautiful with the balcony offering an expansive view. I enjoyed sipping on my drink while starring at the beauty of lake Victoria away from all the chaos of Kampala city. The service was good.It is a place to sit back and relax.

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2Thank Jacob W
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

This place got it going... the ambiance , view and courteous staff. Good food, small potions , great African deco gives it a unique feel... I'd def stay again. Rooms with breathtaking views, good terraces to unwind... management got this right.

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3Thank martini C
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Great hotel! The staff is very friendly and very helpful. The view is magnificent, the best view over Lake Victoria. The rooms are clean and spacious. The food in the restaurant is very good and they serve good quality wine, which is not self-evident in Africa, but here they do. I most certainly will come back here!

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Gistel, Belgium
Reviewed 27 September 2016

If you stay in Kampala and you want a room with a view. The place to be : the Cassia Lodge ! We got a warm welcome from the owners Johan and Els. You get a marvelous panoramic view on Lake Victoria. A place to come back.

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

We stayed in the Cassialodge as part of a trip and it was a good startingpoint. When I had medical problems, the manager and staff helped us with a good doctor, medicine and information of the surroundings and possebilities for us. The view is magnificent . The hotel has a nice garden and a clean swimmingpool.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cassia Lodge is located on Buziga Hill, one of the highest hills of Kampala close to Lake Victoria. The environment is cool, with few mosquitoes, and an astonishing view on the lake as well as the city. Excellent international cuisine in a serene environment, conference facilities, business centre, wireless connection, large swimming pool, luxurious rooms with satellite television, bar and balcony overlooking the lake. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cassia Lodge

Address: 15 Plot | Buziga Hill, Kampala 23623, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
Price Range: $186 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cassia Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Cassia Hotel Kampala
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Kampala
#7 Best Value Hotel in Kampala
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“any of the first floor rooms have a great view only the ground floor have a/c, you can ask to be moved”
 of 5 bubbles robert17649, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room with a view of the lake.”
 of 5 bubbles claudiac67, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Top floor has best views, with ceiling and floor standing fans in rooms.mGround floor slightly compromised views but have air con.”
 of 5 bubbles KathIan999, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room 20 and 11”
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 of 5 bubbles AlphaAdventures, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“Near the pool it can be quite lively. I was in the lower level, but would would choose next time the more obscured upper level.”
 of 5 bubbles babsbaumde, 6 Jan 2016 | Read review
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