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    Banda Island Resort and Campsite

    Banda Island | Ssese Islands, Uganda
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    Traveller (87)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Pool & Beach (17)
    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good26%
    • Average6%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “boat ride” (12 reviews)
    “fish” (11 reviews)
    “board games” (6 reviews)
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
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    1 - 5 of 102 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    After a long week, the tranquility, beauty and nature of the island is just the rejuvenating experience we needed. Banda Island Resort and Campsite is the perfect place for a weekend getaway. Had an amazing boat ride experience to and from, the staff at the...More

    Thank Rozmin R
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I had a great time! From the landing site, John was amazing. He organised for us to be carried over the water by people on to the boat. The boat ride was great too. Captain Vincent and his music box accompanied our speedy ride. I...More

    Thank Rakesh S
    Reviewed 7 November 2017

    Banda Island is a perfect place to go for a small getaway out of the city. The place is super chilled out and you feel like you don't have to do anything. But if you want, you can do a lot. Playing boardgames, take a...More

    Thank RianneOkkema
    Response from PetraKampala_Uganda, Patron at Banda Island Resort and CampsiteResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks Rianne! You nailed it. Banda is to relax, enjoy the freedom and just be. Next time I hope you can take the Laser out for a spin. :-) We are planning to get a Radial set for lighter sailors. I will keep you posted....More

    Reviewed 2 November 2017

    I was part of a bigger group that spent two nights over a long weekend in October on Banda Island. While we really liked the island, management and mainteance really left a lot to be desired. The dining hall (beach front) is pretty dirty and...More

    1  Thank jaclehmann
    Response from PetraKampala_Uganda, Guest Relations Manager at Banda Island Resort and CampsiteResponded 4 weeks ago

    We appreciate you brought these issues forward to us before posting them on TripAdvisor. After discussing with you at length I discussed your issues with my staff on site. As a rule, staff do not enter the rooms while occupied, that is why they were...More

    Reviewed 1 November 2017

    My boyfriend and I visited Banda Island for two nights and everything was perfect from the moment we sat foot on this mysterious little place. We have never seen anything like it and since we were the only two guests it really felt we had...More

    Thank Nora888614
    Response from PetraKampala_Uganda, Owner at Banda Island Resort and CampsiteResponded 2 November 2017

    Hi Nora, You made my day with this lovely review! Doreen will be ever so happy to feature in it. :-) She calls me every day telling me about the wonderful guests on Banda. I am happy you took the trip to our village. I...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$25 - US$40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
    • Location
    • Uganda >
    • Central Region >
    • Ssese Islands
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    Traveller (87)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Pool & Beach (17)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (64)
    Bathroom (2)
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    Mara30Stewart
    30 June 2015|
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    Response from Banda_Island | Property representative |
    Hello! Sorry I missed this question. We do not have large crocodiles around our island. We had a resident - very small - crocodile in the bay next to ours, but it was killed by the villagers whoa ere very weary of crocs. So... More
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    "Take a tent with a view of the lake, it is lovely!!"
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