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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Desk, free cribs/infant beds, free WiFi, linens

Guest reviews

4.0/5 Very Good
1 review
Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included
Pet Friendly
Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Social distancing

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationJinja Temple59 min drive
Popular LocationJinja Golf Club63 min drive
Popular LocationSource of the Nile River78 min drive

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  • Double Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsDouble Room
  • Deluxe Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room
  • Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsTwin Room

About this area

Jinja

Samuka Island Retreat is located in Jinja. Speke Memorial Monument and Jinja Temple are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Lake Victoria and Source of the Nile River. Take an opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as kayaking.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Speke Memorial Monument - 53 min drive
  • Jinja Temple - 59 min drive
  • Jinja Golf Club - 63 min drive
  • Mariba Forest - 76 min drive
  • Source of the Nile River - 78 min drive

Restaurants

  • Onsite dining venue – Restaurant offering local and international cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.

About this property

Samuka Island Retreat

3-star lodge, walk to Lake Victoria
Along with a restaurant, this lodge has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk and a garden are onsite. All 8 rooms offer free WiFi, sitting areas, and TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find room service, fans, and showers.
Samuka Island Retreat offers 8 accommodations with complimentary toiletries and fans. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas and include desks. Televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the lodge include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–10:00 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Boat tours
  • Fishing
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Outdoor pool

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Dock
  • Firepit
  • Garden
  • Outdoor entertainment area

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Fan
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • TV

More

  • Desk
  • Separate sitting area

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay free

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 5 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Social distancing measures are in place

We should mention

Guests must transfer via boat to the property; guests must contact the property at least 48 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking
One child 5 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Property is also known as

Samuka Island Retreat Hotel
Samuka Island Retreat Jinja
Samuka Island Retreat Jinja
Samuka Island Retreat Hotel Jinja
Samuka Island Retreat Lodge
Samuka Island Retreat Jinja
Samuka Island Retreat Lodge Jinja

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Samuka Island Retreat and receive a full refund?
Yes, Samuka Island Retreat offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Samuka Island Retreat cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Samuka Island Retreat?
As of Aug 12, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Samuka Island Retreat on Aug 13, 2020 start from $92, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does this property have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is this property pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this lodge?
Check-in is from 11:00 AM–7:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Samuka Island Retreat?
Check-out is at 10:00 AM.
Where is this lodge located?
Situated in Jinja, this lodge is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Lake Victoria and within 12 mi (20 km) of Speke Memorial Monument and Jinja Temple. Source of the Nile River and Jinja Golf Club are also within 16 mi (25 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Samuka Island Retreat

4.0
Very Good
5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
1
3 - Okay
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2 - Mediocre
0
1 - Poor
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4.0
Cleanliness
5.0
Service and Staff
4.0
Amenities
4.0
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Great place to escape to, menu was disappointing at times as a lot of things weren't available. Staff extra helpful.

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020