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Cape Town
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We stayed only for one night to be close to the airport, but would have loved to stay longer. It was so nice to get away from the city noise and enjoy the lovely room, well kept and tranquil garden, lovely pool and a hot shower after a long day. The food is fantastic!! The hosts, Kevin and Leslie, couldn't...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Arrived in the middle of the day after 24 hours flight -driver met us at the airport -10 minutes later we were in paradise - nice (small, but beatifull garden), pool, cold drinks. Taxi, advise, tours-everything was taken care off. They even gave us Uganda cellphone to call a taxi and organized great sunset trip in the evening Great place...

Thank Inna60
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Arriving very tired from a long distance flight i was welcomed very friendly. The smell from the kitchen direckty made me feel comforatble and smiling faces too. But I was too tired to further enjoy the evening. The breakfast on the terrace was very nice. The ladies were very happy about my Belgium pralines and off I went to start...

Thank Nalitu
Entebbe, Uganda
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Right from the time you drive into Karibu guesthouse (10 minutes from the Entebbe Airport), you feel you are at a homely place. receptive smiles from the ladies at the reception counter to the brightly welcoming garden cottages. This guesthouse is a gem. One thing you will surely enjoy is the food.

Thank Joz Marc O
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Arriving at Entebbe airport late at night, it was a joy to be met at the airport and barely 15 minutes later enjoying a G+T at Karibu! I was shown to my spacious garden room with wifi, mosquito net and a wonderful hot shower. After a refreshing sleep I ate a delicous breakfast before starting on my trip. In previous...

Thank Jansolo2016
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Stayed at Karibu for one night on arrival in Entebbe before driving to Sipi Falls. Everything from pick up at the airport to leaving in the morning was brilliant, the rooms are charming and a decent size, with a hot working shower (once the water came through!). Staff at check in, breakfast and check out were all pleasant and friendly,...

Thank clarkson86
Sausalito, California
Reviewed 12 December 2016

This place is so charming and friendly. I lovely guest house. It was a perfect stop before we embarked on our driving trip around Uganda. The food was fantastic and the rooms very comfortable and clean. The staff so nice and very helpful.

Thank Melissa K
Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Attractive building & rooms, good food, good service and attractive grounds! We spent a night to continue into deeper Uganda the next day in a small airplane. This facility was very convenient and comfortable.

Thank samrlloyd
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We all arrived unexpectedly by Boda Boda, all 6 of us! The staff, the owners and the chef were all very accommodating and we had a wonderful lunch. A great location in Entebbe, lovely views of the lake and very tranquil.

Thank lovetravelnow2016
Trondheim, Norway
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Just spent two weeks in this excellent guest house. With their warmth, service mindedness, sense of humour and flexibility, Leslie (from Corsica) and Kevin (from New Zealand) and everyone in their staff created a unique atmosphere where we really felt at home. The rooms are beautiful and the beds large and comfortable (with mosquito nets). They have a wonderful garden...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
New and clean guesthouse with spacious en-suite rooms located only 10 minutes drive from Entebbe International Airport on a quiet, peaceful hillside with beautiful views of Lake Victoria and the sunset. Room prices include a full breakfast (quick breakfast available for departures before 7am), free WiFi access and airport transfers. The restaurant also serves delicious 5-course Mediterranean styled dinners and 3-course lunches. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Karibu Guest House

Address: 84 Nsamizi Rd, Entebbe, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Central Region > Entebbe
Price Range: $163 - $207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Karibu Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“All rooms seem charming with it's own veranda”
 of 5 bubbles melissak210, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Garden rooms (Avocado, Mango, Lavender) have their own small terrace”
 of 5 bubbles SnailNorway, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The rooms in the separate buildings, with verandas, are the best.”
 of 5 bubbles DWH45, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The garden view rooms are pretty cool.”
 of 5 bubbles BryanF4, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“all rooms in the main building have a lovely view”
 of 5 bubbles 200DavideN, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
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