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Hairy Lemon Island

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
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  • Terrible4%
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“the river”(21 reviews)
“beautiful place”(9 reviews)
“amazing food”(5 reviews)
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All reviewsthe riverbeautiful placeamazing foodwonderful retreatmeal timeswith some friendsenjoy naturewhite waterbasic facilitiescan't recommend this place enoughi've visitedtoilets showersred tailed monkeysvery special placethe hustle and bustleno electricitydirt road
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Such a beautiful island, super relaxed, lovely staff, good food. There are even monkeys in the trees. The room was simple, but comfortable enough - we were in one of the twin rooms. Definitely worth a visit.More

Thank kateus_almora
Response from hairylemonuganda, Owner at Hairy Lemon IslandResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write up such a lovely review of our beautiful island. It's definitely the perfect place to relax and take a load off after a busy and stressful week. We do hope to see you back again...More

Reviewed 27 October 2017

There's really no where else like the Hairy Lemon island! It's a favourite spot of mine and I've visited many many times over the past ten years. Staff are all very friendly and accommodating. These guys are great with dietary requirements - I'm vegetarian and...More

Thank Emily W
Response from hairylemonuganda, Owner at Hairy Lemon IslandResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you so much for your beautiful review of our lovely island - its incredibly heart warming to hear just how much you have enjoyed the island and its surrounding beauty. The island is truly a haven for nature lovers. Thank you too for mentioning...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

I've lived in Uganda for almost 8 years and just made it to Hairy Lemon for the first time- which turns out to be a tragedy. I'd have gone 8 years sooner and several times a year since if I'd known what I was missing...More

Thank Emily G
Response from hairylemonuganda, Owner at Hairy Lemon IslandResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write up your lovely review of our island paradise... And lucky for us you found time to experience the island now; before it's too late! We so enjoy hearing stories from guests that have felt a...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Staying at the Hairy Lemon was the perfect way to finish our trip in Uganda - such a relaxing and peaceful place! Lovely staff and great food. Comfortable beds and clean facilities. A good range of activities and chill out areas. Loved lying in a...More

Thank caterpillar24
Response from hairylemonuganda, Owner at Hairy Lemon IslandResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our beautiful island. It's always very encouraging to have such positive feedback from our guests and we couldn't agree more that a hammock overlooking the island is the perfect place to chill! We hope to...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017

Finally we made it to the Hairy Lemon! Sam and his team made it a perfect stay! Please go and visit as long as you still can... unfortunately this paradis will b esubmerged soon because of the new Hydro-dam! So whenever you plan to go...More

Thank Grassrootzadventures
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Beachfront
Free Parking
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"The safari tents didn't seem super comfy, worth paying the extra for a twin room I think"
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"Budget to mid-range, choose between en-suite cabins to army style luxury tents. Or camp!"
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"Camping is our favorite option."
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"Don't attempt to go here without a car"
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