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Nairn, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hadn't been to Sipi River Lodge for a few years. Cottages are a lovely addition to accommodation they offer. Staff are attentive and helpful and food was lovely. Current managers are very good. Views and local walks as great as ever. A very relaxing few days.

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Thank gracemain
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Sipi River lodge The lodge has the best rooms known as cottages, bandas and bunkhouse. All their rooms has the best view to a cascading water fall at the background. The staffs are very committed,honest and ready to serve you from the time of your arrival to departure. Just take your time to pay a visit. Cheers

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Thank Chebet J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my third trip to Sipi River Lodge. It is wonderful. The facility and surroundings are beautiful, the beds are comfy, the water is hot and the meals are great. We selected full board (all meals included). There is a fireplace in the dining area (it gets cool enough to wear jeans and a sweater).

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Three night stay at Sipi river lodge, I thought this hotel was excellent, the location was wonderful I could see the middle falls from my room, terrace and even my shower, lovely people service and food, all in all an excellent place to stay. I used their guides to take us on the walk up to the waterfalls and couldn't...

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Thank Cathy H
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Sipi River Lodges for a weekend stay, the quality of the food, hospitality and accommodation were excellent. The lodge I was staying in had a stunning panoramic view of the Falls from the bedroom, lounge area, veranda and bathroom. My purpose for visiting was to fly fish for the rainbow trout in the river above the Falls. My...

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Thank Jack S
Edinburgh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sipi River Lodge feels peaceful and relaxing. One of the 3 Sipi Falls is on the hotel's grounds and it's stream runs alongside some of the bandas. The garden is pretty and the grounds feel well maintained. It is not easy to get such lovely, well-organised accommodation in such a remote area of Africa. However, things worked better than could...

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Thank David C
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We had a few days relaxing between Christmas and New Year. No internet, no TV, little or no mobile signal. BLISS. Beautiful setting with great walks. Not one, but three spectacular waterfalls. Good food and friendly service. Just what was needed after a very busy festive period. Well, well worth the journey.

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1Thank Mike S
scotland
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Lovely Banda with fantastic views of the waterfall, great shower, huge bed. Food well cooked and plentiful and service great, didn't want to leave. 3rd time here my favourite place in Uganda, and each time I come there have been signs of continuing improvements while still retaining what works well.

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Thank spooky99
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I have not slept here but only passed through while having a drink at their bar / restaurant. The hotel look spectacular. The cleanliness, the decor and the good vibes make me wish I could go back and stay there.

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Thank Or M
Gulu, Uganda
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Sipi River Lodge is well place, a green serene and a stream roaring as flows down through the Elgon, i had an amazing experience with the guides and the staffs who are always welcoming with a smile. The facility is ideal for both families and can be a good choice for honey moon among newly weds.

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sipi River Lodge is located in the foothills of Mt Elgon (4321m) within Eastern Uganda. The Lodge is set amongst 17 acres of private grounds, which include the 80m Kapsururu Falls, several caves and peaceful gardens to explore. The Lodge is run with only a small number of guests at any one time making it a very "home away from home" experience and we pride ourselves on the personal service we offer our guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sipi River Lodge

Address: Sipi Falls | PO. Box 276, Sipi, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Eastern Region > Sipi
Number of rooms: 4
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“Cottages all have a fantastic view of falls, however bandas have a delightful atmosphere.”
 of 5 bubbles gracemain, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The band as with facilities have the best views of the waterfall”
 of 5 bubbles spooky99, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The streams below stairs is so appealing”
 of 5 bubbles rtrismailh, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you don't like going out in the dark in the night for the loo, choose en suite, but they are not so close to the river.”
 of 5 bubbles dodoUk, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I expect rooms closer to falls should be better as the sound of the falls would be a great lullaby.”
 of 5 bubbles bnmuchilwa, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
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