Overlooking Lake Victoria, Africa's largest lake and the source of the River Nile, Gately on Nile provides excellent waterfront accommodation. With rustic elegance and strong colonial overtones, the property is surrounded by tropical gardens and is one of the best hotels Jinja has to offer.
The hotel is ideal as a quaint stopover before moving on to another destination, and is suitable for families. Guests can expect 2 lakeside cottages, which are double story and very comfortable, 2 main house rooms, and 5 bedroom in the main reception building. The accommodation is nicely decorated and possesses excellent views. All rooms are en suite and provide free WiFi.
The hotel's restaurant has a fantastic reputation in Jinja as the best in the area, with a varied range of cuisine on offer, from exquisite Thai foods to delicious continental fare. These incredible gourmet meals can be quite the precursor to romance, with the chance for candle lit dinners in the lush gardens. The hotel can also be used as a venue for small conferences, with room for 25 people. Service in the hotel is very friendly and staff are only too happy to help and guests can look forward to sensual massages from a professional masseuse.
From Entebbe International Airport it is around a 3 hour drive.
The hotel is only a 10 minute walk from Jinja town centre, there is a nearby golf course and a variety of water based activities. Guests are only a 5 minute walk away from the source of the River Nile.
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