Jinja Nile Resort
Jinja Nile Resort is set on over 30-acres on the banks of the River Nile. This resort commands a strategic location to relax after your Uganda safari tour. this provides a panoramic view of the great River Nile. The property has been beautifully landscaped. It has lush lawns, palm trees and tropical plants. All public areas have been designed to give guests Nile-facing views.
Jinja Nile Resort rests on the banks of the magnificent Nile River. Jinja is the source of the Nile. This is Africa’s longest river and the symbol of life for all the countries it goes through. This includes Egypt where it dumps its waters into the Mediterranean Sea. Jinja Nile Resort offers magnificent views of the Nile and the rich fauna that it attracts. Jinja Nile Resort offers services for both business traveler and Uganda holiday maker. Activities available from the resort include white water rafting and bungee jumping.
Location of Jinja Nile Resort
Jinja Nile Resort is 80km from Kampala City and 4kms from Jinja town. This hotel is a 2 hrs drive from Entebbe International Airport. It is less than 5 minutes drive from Kimaka Airstrip. The source of the Nile is only 4kms from this 4 star Uganda Resort in Jinja. Bujagali falls is not far away from the resort. Jinja Nile resort was voted best weekend getaway. It has also been the best country hotel in Uganda. This is by Travel News magazine in the year 2005,2006,2007 and 2008.
Accommodation at Jinja Nile Resort
The cottages and hotel services are spread over 30 acres of gardens. This allows one to appreciate the beauty of the Uganda. You will understand why it is referred to as ‘the pearl of Africa’. Jinja Nile Resort has 140 guest rooms. They all come with a double and single bed. The rooms are in colonial-type cottages. This allows for plenty of privacy. All rooms are en suite and have a small sitting room. There is a work desk and a private Nile facing balcony.
The kitchen has been designed to provide appetizing local and international cuisine. The guests can get their meals in various service points. There are 3 strategically located restaurants at Jinja Nile Resort. They are equipped to offer professional service to international standards. Each restaurant has a Nile-facing terrace.
The main restaurant comfortably seats up to 150 guests at a time. It has a terrace, which overlooks the swimming pool. It offers an excellent view of the Nile and the surrounding countryside.
The Conference dining room is equally spacious. It is located near the conference halls. This allows for fast and effective service to conference participants. It also has an independent bar for serving refreshments to event guests.
Snacks are served to the guests at the pool-side terrace. The hotel has 2 private dining rooms. This is for those requiring privacy during their meals. Room service is also available to all clients staying at the hotel.
Cancellation / Prepayment
PAYMENT & RESERVATIONS POLICY
Reservation and confirmation of a room at Jinja Nile Resort has requirements. Clients are required to pay 50% down payment for the requested services. The balance will be required at least 14 days prior to your date of arrival.
African Safari Tour will hold a reservation for up to seven days at a client's request. This is to allow the client time to send a deposit payment. This is if Jinja Nile Resort booking are over a month prior to the service. This must be received before we can confirm your booking. If confirmation is not received within the seven days all blocked rooms at Jinja Nile Resort will be automatically released for re-sale. The full amount of the service must be made within 14 days of date of arrival at Jinja Nile Resort. As for bookings within a month of service, full payment shall be requested for. This will be required before confirmation of Jinja Nile Resort is undertaken.
All cancellations must be received in writing. This will take effect from the date received by African Safari Tour. The following cancellation charges will apply.
More than 56 days before departure: No cancellation fee
56-49 days before departure: 25%
48-29 days before departure: 35%
28-0 days before departure: 100%
The non-issuing of an invoice or non-payment of deposit will not exempt passengers from these cancellation and administration fees. We regret we can make no exception to the charges and strongly recommend that insurance is taken out to cover cancellation fees. These cancellation charges can vary subject to the trading terms of our suppliers.
Children and extra beds
Children older than 2 years are welcome at Jinja Nile Resort. One child from 2 to 11.9 years is charged 50 % of the room stay per night and person in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds for children in a room is 2.
Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Accepted credit cards
Visa Card, MasterCard, American Express