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Sambiya River Lodge

Central Reservations Office | 1 Kafu Road, Kampala, Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“murchison falls” (28 reviews)
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Breakfast Available
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Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are coming from France for Nile Perch fishing and we have spend very good holiday in this little paradise. Everything is done for your comfort. The team is helpful and the Lodge is on the right place to reach the differents place to see.

Thank frutieauxnicolas
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We stayed for 3 nights this month. Enjoyed every minute. The cottages are clean, good showers, comfortable beds. Staff are attentive and Debbie is a friendly and caring host. The main dining/bar area is large and there's a great fire pit which is lit in...More

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We enjoyed our time as a family on a recent trip and stay at Sambiya river lodge. The staff were very friendly and Debbie was just excellent. The location is superb easy to access to the top of the falls and access to the river...More

Thank lutherbois
Response from birdlover94, Public Relations Manager at Sambiya River LodgeResponded 14 August 2017

lutherbois, it sounds like you had the type of vacation that we strive to give to our clients and we are thrilled that we made your stay so enjoyable. We do hope you will visit again soon! Karibu!

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

A really nice place!! Debbie helped us a lot with some problems we had on the road with our vehicle, providing us a guide, new car and figuring out how to get the vehicle back to the main city. She was kind, friendly and generous,...More

Thank David A
Response from birdlover94, Public Relations Manager at Sambiya River LodgeResponded 14 August 2017

David A, we are so glad that we could assist you while on your truely African Adventure! It is our job to make vacations as stress-free as possible and we were happy to oblige. We hope all is well ans that you visit again soon....More

Reviewed 31 July 2017

Quite far from the Paraa ferry and close to the Murchison falls top it is a really good option for accomodation in Muchison Falls Nat Park South side. The place is excellent, plenty of birds and plants. Building is in african style, open, with fire...More

Thank Jesus1960
Response from birdlover94, Public Relations Manager at Sambiya River LodgeResponded 14 August 2017

Jesus1960, thank you so much for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and do hope you can visit again soon. Karibu!

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About
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Amenities
  • Top amenities
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
  • Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Outdoor pool
Details
  • Price range
  • US$ 94 - US$ 228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 40
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  • Location
  • Uganda >
  • Western Region >
  • Murchison Falls National Park
  • Also Known As
  • Sambiya River Hotel Murchison Falls National Park
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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
25 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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