Hostels in Entebbe, Uganda

4 hostels available. Prices start from $9.00 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Entebbe

Digital Nomads Family-Friendly Hostel Older travelers (+50) Party Hostel Quiet Rest Solo Traveller
"…The accomodation is located in a serene, quite and residentail area away from noise, traffic and the crowds. The accomodation is secured by a wall fence and guards 24/7. The accomodation is … More

Via Via Hostel

Free Breakfast
Adventure Hostels Digital Nomads Female Solo Traveller Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Right at the heart of the city, ViaVia is unmistakably the coziest option to start your long-awaited trip. We also offer a wide collection of tissues for tears of goodbye when heading back home … More
Adventure Hostels Party Hostel Youth Hostel
"…Check out before 11:00 . Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards. Sub-charge of 3.9% for card payments. Taxes included. No curfew. Child friendly." …"…Head south on Kampala - Entebbe … More
Digital Nomads Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Check out before 11:00 . Payment upon arrival by cash, credit & debit cards. This property may pre-authorize your card before arrival. Taxes included. Breakfast not included. General … More

Guest Houses in Entebbe

Karibu Entebbe

Free Breakfast
"…The word Karibu means Welcome in the Swahili language, and this is how you will find yourself when you arrive. Westward facing with stunning views over Lake Victoria, Karibu is a great spot to … More
"…In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay. Check in from 14:00 to 23:00 . Check out before 11:00 . Payment upon arrival by cash. Taxes … More

Hostels in Entebbe, Uganda

4 hostels available. Prices start from $18.00 for a dorm bed.

Get to know Entebbe (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Entebbe.

Entebbe is a town in Uganda, which is on the continent of Africa. Many people visiting Entebbe only pass through its airport before heading out into the rest of the country. However, the town has a lot more to offer than just the international airport. It has a very deep and unique history, along with parks, islands, zoos, and many other sights and sounds.

Staying at a hostel in Entebbe is enjoyable due to the calm climate. The town nestles on Lake Victoria, so the air is far cooler than in the rest of Uganda. From the town center, you can book helicopter and boat rides to the many islands in the lake or to the sites around Entebbe.

If you ask someone at your hostel, they will be more than happy to tell you about how they once filmed one of the original Tarzan movies at the Entebbe Botanical Gardens. These gardens are a great place to relax and spend the day getting in touch with nature. There are rare flowers and trees, as well as mischievous monkeys. Try visiting on a weekday to avoid the tourists.

Entebbe may be a city in a landlocked country, but it still has beaches along the shores of the lake. Take a walk down to the beach at sunset. Have a nice, relaxing dinner out at one of the restaurants lining the lakefront. When the day is done, you can head back to your hostel for a nightcap and to prepare for the next day exploring the town.

Undoubtedly, one of the best places to visit in Entebbe is the zoo, which the locals call the Wildlife Education Center, as well as the Ngamba Chimpanzee Island. This latter island is a good place to go on safari because you can interact with the chimpanzees on the island. You can get to the island by boat or by helicopter depending on your budget.

Written by local enthusiast for Entebbe hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Entebbe hostels Jakob Lombardi

Entebbe Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Entebbe, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 4
Average dorm price $39
Average private room price $96
Cheapest hostel in Entebbe Elementis Entebbe with $18
Party hostels in Entebbe Gorilla African Guest House (4 in total)
Average rating of all hostels 8.2

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