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At The River Ishasha

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  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We passed by for lunch and had a great talk with the owner. Good food and relatively inexpensive. The lodge itself is also nice with several cottages and also a camping ground. Would definitely stop over here next time.

Thank Barnskybeat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here last spring and found it to be overpriced even with getting a discount from the owner. However, we know that Uganda is expensive and that's the way it is, but for the prices are charged here are what you can find at...More

Thank Natasha A
Response from Alex P, Owner at At The River IshashaResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I am surprised that it took you so long to write it as you stayed with us a LONG time ago. I am so sorry that I gave you a discount, maybe this was an error on my part!!!!! It...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

The location is good near the national park and at the river. The room are not worth the money you pay. We stayed in the best class for 150 Dollar per night and it was the most expansive accommodation we had on our trip but...More

Thank Simon B
Response from Alex P, Owner at At The River IshashaResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Simon, I am very sorry that you did not have a good experience when you stayed @ The River Ishasha. I take your comments very seriously and will do everything I can to make changes to rectify these problems. I am very sorry that...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017

We turned up without a reservation and we received the most welcoming reception. The most impressive lodge we have visited in Uganda, unbeatable location, 5 min drive from the Ishasha national park south gate. The lodge is nestled on the banks of a beautiful meandering...More

Thank Kristijonas M
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This place is an absolute gem among very high cost, over priced places. The food was absolutely incredible - in fact, the best food we had in Uganda. The staff were attentive, friendly but not overbearing, and talking with them was a pleasure. There is...More

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"A Banda by the river is both private and scenic"
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"biggest room has own shower and toilet."
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"If they are not busy and sold out ,ask for the best room and negotiate a fair upgrade fee"
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"The larger cabins are worth it - fantastic, rustic, stone bathrooms - with wood-fired hot water :)"
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