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    Traveler's Rest Hotel

    Bunagana Road, Kisoro, Uganda
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    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
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    Traveller (89)
    Room & Suite (21)
    Dining (5)
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good40%
    • Average11%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible3%
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    “open fire” (6 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 16 March 2014

    Something of a landmark in Kisoro as Diane Fossey herself used to stay here, the hotel is styled in a colonial style and has a lot of charm as a result. The bar area in particular is very atmospheric with lots of wooden masks and...More

    2  Thank Kurt S
    Reviewed 8 March 2014

    The historic Traveler's Rest Hotel has seen better days and is in need of a facelift. The accommodation and meal were fortunately included in our package deal, as it seems overpriced. Pleasant, unexceptional meal and simple breakfast included. The gardens are lovely and lounge is...More

    Thank Simonidies
    Reviewed 25 February 2014 via mobile

    Seemed pretty average for the price we paid in comparison to other places I have stayed at in Uganda. Enjoyed the fire in the lounge. But didn't feel like I got value for money. Stayed in room 4. Highly recommend staying atleast one room away...More

    Thank Seth85
    Reviewed 24 February 2014

    Very nice place to stay while in transit. Stayed here for 3 nights. Mosquito nets were in good condition. Staff was very welcoming, food was very good. Bar was well stocked and the bar staff were always ready to help. My absolutely favourite thing about...More

    1  Thank drewsntravel
    Reviewed 9 February 2014

    Considering this place was repeatedly visited by Dian Fossey and it's the only hotel worth mentioning in Kisoro, it's impressive that they still make the effort of running it with pride and making sure everything is perfectly arranged. The rooms are simple but efficient, the...More

    1  Thank Tom V
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    • Top amenities
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$81 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • Uganda >
    • Western Region >
    • Kisoro
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    Traveller (89)
    Room & Suite (21)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (62)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    21 March 2016|
    Response from Michelle A | Reviewed this property |
    Hi try +256 772 533029 if that doesn't work try +256 786 657 977 hope that helps!
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    "All rooms are identical except for bed arrangements and, maybe, one suit."
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