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Backpackers Hostel & Campsite

3 km From the City Centre On the Natete/Wakiliga Rd, Kampala, Uganda
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Overview
  • Excellent8%
  • Very good21%
  • Average33%
  • Poor28%
  • Terrible10%
1 Aug 2016
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177 reviews
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Reviewed 7 January 2016

saw the place online, checked out of my 30k ensuite in town, loaded up bike & cycled over a few hills in scorching sun, arrived and price is now 52k !?!? although now including breakfast - not amused. Plenty of local places in the centre...More

Thank joshstyx
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Decent accommodation close to the centre of Kampala. Pricing was ok. Although the website says one price, and when you arrive its a different price. Kinda a standard problem within Uganda though, websites not being updated! Staff were friendly, showers were warm! They arranged my...More

1  Thank jacobhp1992
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

I spent 2 nights in this hostel in Kampala. The architecture of the building is beautiful and all the facilities are very clean, specially the dorm. It is a great place to meet other backpackers that are starting a trip in uganda or soon moving...More

Thank Jordi V
Reviewed 7 September 2015

This place looks like it was a cool place to stay maybe 20 years ago but has since fallen into disrepair. The bathrooms, bedrooms, lounge and outdoor hangout are in need of serious updating and TLC. If nothing is done it will soon be on...More

2  Thank Tyrannosaurus_Ross
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

We arrived in Kampala after more than 20 hours of travelling from the UK and just wanted a nice, clean place to recover. IF you look at this place's website it appears to be wonderful and even has pictures of a pool! THE REALITY, HOWEVER,...More

Thank lauragrb
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  • Restaurant
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  • Free Parking
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  • Number of rooms
  • 23
  • Location
  • Uganda >
  • Central Region >
  • Kampala
  • Also Known As
  • Backpackers Hostel & Campsite Hotel Kampala ,
  • Backpackers Hostel And Campsite
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"Only certain double rooms have power outlets, dorms do not."
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"Huts out-back are quaint and away from club"
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"Dorms are cheap and clean."
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"Get a proper room with door that locks and not the bunks. Take care of and keep luggage safe"
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