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OM HOSTEL BUNYONYI

Eco-Friendly hostel situated on the shores of Lake Bunyonyi.

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WELCOME TO OM HOSTEL BUNYONYI

OM is an eco-friendly budget hostel founded in 2018, located on a beautiful peninsula, on the shores of Lake Bunyonyi.
We offer budget accommodation and adventurous experiences with our hospitality. 

WHAT'S OUR SPECIALTY

Free lake transport

We offer two way free lake transport service by dugout canoe to our hostel. We can help you get anywhere you need to go 24/7.

Fresh food

We do as much as possible to support to nearby locals through purchase of their organically produced food.

Campfire

Experience traditional life style of Bakiga people. Enjoy evening campfires, local tales and stories of our region.

RESERVATION

Each room faces towards the lake.  Every guest can enjoy a huge camp fire and stargazing from our dining area

Lake house
Recommended

Lake House

$30
/room
Wooden lake house with a balcony view, it takes just a step from your room and you can jump into the super safe Lake Bunyonyi for swimming. 

Queen bed (max 2 people)

  • Balcony
  • Shared toilet and hot shower
  • Breakfast is included
  • Free canoe transport
  • Family, couple
Booking

Traditional Cottage

$30
/room
Experience staying in Traditional African white engugu clay cottage which is crafted by "Bakiga", people of South Western Uganda.

King bed (max 2 people)

  • Lake View
  • Shared toilet and hot shower
  • Breakfast is included
  • Free canoe transport
  • Family, couple
Booking

Comfort Dorm Room

$15
/bed
6 people can stay in this room. Each bed has designed to provide a comfortable stay for people over 6 ft in height. You can also use this room as private room for 45$

3 bunk bed (max 6 people)

  • Lake View
  • Shared toilet and hot shower
  • Breakfast is included
  • Free canoe transport
  • group, backpacker
Booking

Are you looking for Camping site?

If you’re traveling with camping gear, we have wide open secluded spaces to set up your tent.

What people say

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9.6/10

Average Rating 

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"All the staff were so welcoming, friendly and knowledgeable about the area. It's a beautiful spot to relaxt and defenetly take a canoe ride it's amazing!"
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Erik De Boer
Holland

EXPLORE LAKE BUNYONYI

We organize Enjojo tours (in the field since 2005), to help you plan customized tours in South Western Uganda. Most of the tours start from OM hostel. Feel free to contact us if you want to customize your tour.

 

  • 5Hrs Canoe Treck               – 35$
  • 1Day Canoe Treck              – 90$
  • Batwa/Pygmies Treck       – 35$
  • Home Stay                           – 45$
  • Gorilla trekking (Bwindi)   – ask

EXPLORE LAKE BUNYONYI

We organize Enjojo tours (in the field since 2005), to help you plan customized tours in South Western Uganda. Most of the tours start from OM hostel. 

Feel free to contact us if you want to customize your tour.

  • 5Hrs Canoe Treck               – 35$ 
  • 1Day Canoe Treck              – 90$
  • Batwa/Pygmies Treck       – 35$
  • Home Stay                           – 45$
  • Gorilla trekking (Bwindi)   – ask

HOW TO GET TO OM?

Travel from Kabale to Lake Bunyonyi is between 20-30min by boda. From there, speed boat to our hostel takes 10-15min. If you feel like you want to enjoy a slow ride on the lake,  we will arrange for you a free dugout canoe to OM hostel. It takes you 40-50min ride. 

Click below to see how to access from Kampala, and Kabale town.

ABOUT US

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Andrew  

Founder | OM | Enjojo Tours

Most of our staff are from the nearby village. We all have experience in the tourism business. Ask us anything about traveling in South Western Uganda.