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    Hairy Lemon Island

    Nazigo | Jinja, Hairy Lemon Island, Uganda
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    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    I don't know where to start on this one. It is simply amazing sleeping with sounds of the water rushing by over rocks trying to make its way to somewhere, with no windows to your cottage, on an island far faraway from everything. Even from...More

    Thank Sleen_s
    Response from hairylemonuganda, Owner at Hairy Lemon IslandResponded 3 March 2017

    Thank you so much for putting into words the peace and tranquility that our island offers. There is something rather special and unique about being surrounded by fast flowing waters - natural therapy for one's soul. We hope to see you back on the island...More

    Reviewed 24 January 2017

    I had several unplanned days to roam around Uganda before my work started - I went rafting in Jinja, and heard through a friend about the Hairy Lemon. i got a ride to their boat lunch with a plan to stay one night, and loved...More

    Thank akashmgupta
    Response from hairylemonuganda, Owner at Hairy Lemon IslandResponded 7 February 2017

    Thank you very much for taking the time to post such a detailed and descriptive review of your time spent with us; made even better by your decision to stay another night! WOW - thank you. It is true that at this time of the...More

    Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

    The hosts, Nicky and Paul are amazing. They went out of their way to ensure our needs were met. Super fun New Year's evening. Unique setting with little islands inter linked with bridges. Activities galore. Suitable for all! Loved it!More

    Thank diane12342015
    Response from hairylemonuganda, Owner at Hairy Lemon IslandResponded 22 January 2017

    Thank you so much for taking time to write up your review. We so enjoyed having everyone around for New Years Eve... A real family occasion and super to see all our myriad of guests interacting and enjoying themselves. Wishing you a wonderful 2017 and...More

    Reviewed 22 November 2016

    If you are looking for quiet, secluded and relaxing place which is stunningly beautiful this is the place to be. We stayed in a double room with a waterfall in front and easy access to the Nile river. The lodge is located down a dirt...More

    Thank shelleyp1966
    Response from hairylemonuganda, Owner at Hairy Lemon IslandResponded 8 December 2016

    Thank you very much for taking the time to write up a review of our beautiful island. We so enjoy being able to share all that the island has to offer and our resident Red Tailed Monkeys are just one of the many attractions on...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2016

    We stayed at Hairy Lemon Island with the Nile River Explorers, and were so delighted with the accommodations, the staff, and the views of the river. We loved the relaxing atmosphere and different activities. We played water volleyball, scrabble, and read magazines. It was wonderful.More

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    Response from hairylemonuganda, Owner at Hairy Lemon IslandResponded 5 October 2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time to submit your review. You definitely chose one of the best ways to arrive! Rafting the Nile River is an absolute must for anyone exploring Uganda. Its great to hear too, just how much you enjoyed your...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • Restaurant
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
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    • Hairy Lemon Island
    • Also Known As
    • Hairy Lemon Hotel Jinja
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    Room Tips
    "Budget to mid-range, choose between en-suite cabins to army style luxury tents. Or camp!"
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    "Camping is our favorite option."
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    "Don't attempt to go here without a car"
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    "Rooms near the waterfall were lovely"
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