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Sambiya River Lodge

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I stayed at the Sambiya Lodge while we were on safari in March. It is located inside Murchison Park, about 20 minutes from the ferry. The grounds are beautiful and lush, all very well maintained. The staff is knowledgeable and accommodating, helping...More

Thank travelpeach23
Response from birdlover94, Public Relations Manager at Sambiya River LodgeResponded 2 days ago

travelpeach23, thank you so much for your gracious review! We are so happy that we could make your visit to Murchison a successful one. Please visit again soon. Karibu!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Following a week of visiting South Sudanese refugee settlements in the West Nile region our group appreciated the hospitality and peaceful surroundings of this lovely lodge. Perhaps all the more so was learning about the family friendship between owner Debra Malik and a colleague of...More

Thank David C
Response from birdlover94, Public Relations Manager at Sambiya River LodgeResponded 2 days ago

David C., We were so happy to provide a peaceful break to your busy visit! We are glad that we could be a haven for your group. We do hope you will all visit us again soon. Thank you for your kind review!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spend two nights in Sambiya River Lodge during our trip, it was a great experience. The hotel staff was very friendly, rooms and other service was beyond my expectations, especially for a place located in the middle of national park, so their capabilities are...More

Thank Tomaz S
Response from birdlover94, Public Relations Manager at Sambiya River LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Tomaz S, thank you so much for your beautiful review! We are thrilled when our clients' expectations are exceeded. There is no better compliment. We look forward to your next visit! Karibu!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have booked Sambiya RIver Lodge for a group of five friends when we visited Murchison Falls National Park and I have to say that we were satisfied with it. Service was good, staff was friendly and the owner helped me heal my swollen feet....More

Thank Simon D
Response from birdlover94, Public Relations Manager at Sambiya River LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Simon D, we are so glad that we were able to make your stay enjoyable. Thank you for the recommendation!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a week of hard work it was a pleasure to spend time in the peaceful surroundings of Sambiya river lodge. We enjoyed the nature, the good atmosphere and the excellent care of Debby and the staff. We can recommend Sambiya to anyone looking for...More

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Response from birdlover94, Public Relations Manager at Sambiya River LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for your review! We are so glad to hear that we could make your stay so enjoyable. We do hope you are able to visit again soon. Cheers!

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Pool
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Outdoor pool
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US$125 - US$249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$125 - US$249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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wasolosnipes
22 March 2017|
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Response from birdlover94 | Property representative |
Hello, it's always best to email or call our main office for most up-to-date prices and possible sales, but at this time: Cottage Rates in US$ - Residents FB Double/Twin sharing US$114pp Single... More
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Rebecca H
26 March 2016|
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Response from The Great Trekk... S |
Hi Rebecca it's very possible you can book for a game tour when you arrive and for more tailor and affordable safaris you can contact us info@greattrekkers.ug
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"Charming huts are split into two halves, a room on each side, facing the Sambiya River and park-like settings..."
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"The cottage on the pool side are good"
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"Located right in the heart of nature, our rooms overlooked a water body where the animals used to come to..."
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"make sure your cottage has a view os the valley"
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