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ICU Guesthouse

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Our clean, safe and spacious guesthouse is located in a Victorian villa in the calm outskirts of downtown Kampala. ICU guesthouse is situated in a 10 bedroom house with a lovely garden, big veranda, comfortable living room, dining area, and roof-top terrace equipped with couches for lounging, WiFi, a bar, BBQ and cinema. Our restaurant offers a combination of Ugandan and Western style meals and provides breakfasts with Western-style bread, fruits, different spreads, coffee and tea. We accommodate both short term and long term international guests, which creates a great hub for travel-planning and sharing experiences. Additionally our own travel agency Grassrootz Adventures combines culture and nature and offers affordable tours to community based tourism sites all around Uganda. Also we are connected to a wide range of long term and short term volunteer opportunities in different fields and locations. Plenty of opportunities to explore possibilities for your staying in Uganda. Please inform us if you want to be picked up from the airport or any other location in Uganda, so we can arrange you comfortable transportation to Kampala. In case you are not familiar with the city we offer City Tours with experienced guides who will show you around different parts of Kampala. To introduce you to the public transport system, where to get your groceries, a SIM-card and other things you'll need during your stay.
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Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Entebbe Airport31 km
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed two nights at the ICU Guesthouse. The staff and the owners of the guesthouse are very very friendly. They also helped us a lot with planing our roadtrip to Uganda. There's an enjoyable, relaxing atmosphere around and the food is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent hideaway from busy kampala. The roof terrace / bar feels like an oasis of rest and peace. Excellent place for expats as well as tourists. When exploring Kampala, remember to mark the guesthouse in your (offline) map, since not all bodaboda’s are familiar with...More

Thank Justin K
Response from ThijsH111, Owner at ICU GuesthouseResponded 3 days ago

Hi Justin, Thank's for the nice review and the good tip to mark our location in a map!

Reviewed 19 August 2018

This has to be the best place I have ever stayed! The owners are absolutely delightful and go out of their way to make your visit as enjoyable as possible. The rooms are a good size, very clean and the property is very well kept....More

Thank Kate W
Response from ThijsH111, Owner at ICU GuesthouseResponded 3 days ago

Hi kate, WOW! What can I say.... THANKS!!!

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Stayed 3 months in ICU guesthouse for an internship and had an absolute blast. Staff is the friendliest you will find anywhere and the place has a very homely feel. The food they serve is amazing thanks to Jennifer and her team, definitely try the...More

Thank Mike G
Response from Thijs H, Eigenaar at ICU GuesthouseResponded 18 August 2018

Hi Mike, ICU is not the same without you.....;-) Thanks for your nice review!

Reviewed 30 July 2018

Abundant breakfast and meals, beds with mosquito nets, enough plugs, lockers and free luggage storage, hot shower with good pressure. The best of it is its terrace, with the sofas, the bar fridge and plugs available so you can chill out for hours. It's opposite...More

Thank DigaloConMimica
Response from Thijs H, Eigenaar at ICU GuesthouseResponded 18 August 2018

Hello Digalo, Thank you for the review! See you again.

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"Extra brede bed!"
mikeg347
13 Aug 2018
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"The rooms off the back terrace beside the dining room were great for me"
jaclynk2018
4 Jan 2018
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"Just avoid this place it is very bad in all respects"
WitoldB
22 Dec 2015
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 16 - US$ 39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
UgandaCentral RegionKampala
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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