Uganda’s best vacation destination

73596073Ssese Islands are Uganda’s best vacation destination.

The 84 forested archipelagos of the Ssese Islands, float like green jewels on the waters of Lake Victoria. Located 55km from Entebbe, these are one of Uganda’s greatest natural gifts waiting for you to be discovered.

To all professional entomologists ssese islands provides an earthly insect paradise. Guests are required to bring bird watching and fishing gears.

The most famous and recommended tours and historical places of interest in ssese include: Nsirwe Island, famous for both bird and spider breeding.

Bugala island, the birth and home of the African Grey Parrots. It also hosts a living sample of the African Virgin Equatorial forest. Bugala island is endowed with many well furnished Ssese islands hotels that provide excellent hospitality services to guests.

Bubembe and Funye islands, Serinya, Banda and Kitobo islands

Getting There

Boats, ferries and vehicles are available to take you between and around the 84 islands, these are fully equipped with life jackets, sun canopies.

For those tourists who wish to enjoy the countryside, travel arrangements can be made by road, from Kampala to Masaka town (Nyendo) crossing with the Bukakata/Luku Ferry to Bugala. One hour drive to Kalangala the home of Islands.

Alternatively, Ssese islands can be accessed via road from Kampala to Entebbe crossing with the MV Kalangala Nakiwogo/Bugala Ferry.

Things to do on Ssese Islands

While you are on and around Ssese islands, sport fishing, bird watching, monkey and marine life viewing, are all activities and discoveries, one can make.

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The Luxurious Accommodation on the Ssese Islands Paradise

sseseThe Luxurious Accommodation on the Ssese Islands Paradise

Brovad sands lodge has world class accommodations services on the world class ssese islands which is known as the paradise with guest houses, suites and others enjoying the lake view with moisten air all over at Ssese island in Brovad sands lodge, there is special room services in our cottages, guest house and suites our cottages are well decorated and our rooms have DSTV, wireless internet, flat screen, DVD player, hot water in our showers and bathtubs. Ours cottages have king size beds that comfortable and fell at home. Our cottages are delightfully restful and fell the comfort our appointed accommodation at ssese islands

At Brovad sands lodge in Ssese offers a number of packages to its clients and this is aimed at making its clients feel at home .these include both weekend and honey moon packages. the weekend packages include continental breakfast, lunch, dinner, special room service,wireless internet, and accommodation for two nights . there is the also the honey moon packages which include the following accommodation for four nights, break fast, lunch, and dinner, special room service, beach games and others .

Brovad sands lodge in addition to the above offers many unique recreation centres to its clients. Which include boat ride, beach games, free internet near the lake, Eco friendly and self contained cottages that are solar powered and with hot water showers, and room service. Brovad sands lodge has an open bar and restaurant with friendly staff and a resident chef, reception with a manager on duty 24 hours, 24 hour security guard

Brovad sands lodge is also well known for its dining experience where variety of both local and international dishes are prepared to your taste by our seasoned resident chef alongside a bar well stocked with spacious lounge with lovely music. Brovad sands lodge has unique place for events. It offers both indoor and outdoor meetings, host banquet in their terrace and conferences to their clients.

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Celebrate Romantic vacation in a Serenity of Brovad Sands Lodge

lodge-brovad-sandsCelebrate Romantic vacation in a Serenity of Brovad Sands Lodge

At Brovad Sands Lodge, love is always in the air with guests celebrating romance. Romance is described as the pleasurable feeling from an emotional and intimate attraction towards another person. Whether celebrating a honeymoon or anniversary, romantic getaway or simply relaxing and reconnecting, the atmosphere at our intimate resort is known to charm guests into returning time and again to feel the love.

Beyond the gifts of Mother Nature, all of us at Brovad Sands Lodge are committed to providing you with the ultimate romantic oasis. Let the sparks fly and your heart flutter as we are the only resort of our kind to cater couples in Uganda.

Tucked away from the high-rise hotels and crowds, and located on the Bugala island Northwest Ssese Islands of Lake Victoria, here you will find an ambiance unmatched on the island. A spacious stretch of white sand beach allows for privacy, and romantic sunsets provide the perfect backdrop.

Throughout your stay at Brovad Sands Lodge, soak in each moment free of distractions no matter how you choose to celebrate. Dip yourself in the waters from our giant swimming pool suitable for both adults and kids. You’ll be mesmerized by our sunset boat cruises followed by a blanket of shimmering stars.

Your cottages are self contained with en-suite bathrooms and private balcony providing a perfect view over the lake. Dinning at our Restaurant and taste what our excellent and professional chefs prepare. Our bar is fully stocked with a variety of beverages giving an opportunity to taste what you desire most. It is all designed with your love in mind.

For now, you can discover more of what makes us the best Romantic resort in Uganda by visiting the Brovad Sands Lodge on Ssese Islands. We look forward to being a part of your love stories for years to come.

For booking, contact us through or call our hotline +256-701367970 for any inquiries. At Brovad Sands Lodge, love is always in the air with guests celebrating romance!

Visit Ssese Islands For Beach visits & Boat rides

img_9019_1Visit Ssese Islands For Beach visits & Boat rides

Ssese Islands is located in the Northwest of the vast Lake Victoria with eighty four (84) archipelagos of which Bugala Island is the most developed with many nice resort hottels such as the prominent Brovad Sands Lodge – the best among Ssese Islands Hotels

Lake Victoria has many cool beaches, although most are undeveloped and you do not get to swim in the Lake but, Brovad Sands Lodge has a swimming pool. Still, there is still the tranquillity that you will find on any beach and a cool refreshing breeze that will help you relax and unwind.

Brovad Sands Lodge has a great viewing area that is perfect for picnics and sun-downers by the lake. Brovad’s beach is another great spot from where you can go boat riding and view plenty of bird species.

Feel the peace on Ssese Islands with Brovad Sands Lodge’s charming and romantic sun-downer boat ride on Africa’s largest lake – Lake Victoria.

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Valentine’s Day Beach Getaway to Ssese Islands

sseseValentine’s Day Beach Getaway to Ssese Islands

Do you want to show the one you love that they are special? The best way to to do this is to whisk that person away to the white sand beaches of Ssese islands, Uganda.

Since Valentine’s Day falls on a weekend, this is the perfect time to surprise that special someone with a Ssese beach vacation for Valentine’s Day.

Make the Valentine’s Day romantic getaway exceptional by celebrating the day at Brovad Sands Lodge for an extra special vacation

Selecting a cozy resort hotel perfect for romantic vacation. Does your special someone enjoy comfort and relaxation? If so, be sure to book your stay at Brovad Sands Lodge.

Enjoy the sound of the waves along Brovad’s pristine white sand beach. Our cottages provide you with the best lake views with a private balcony.

The beach is naturally romantic. Whether you’re enjoying a leisurely stroll hand-in-hand along the shore or toasting a spectacular sunset, the beach is the perfect backdrop to enjoy a special moment with the one you love.

Start 2017 by spending quality time together. Book your stay online via or call our friendly vacation specialists at +256-701367970 to help you reserve your perfect Valentine’s Day romantic beach getaway.

The charming boutique resort on Ssese Islands


Nestled on the beautiful Ssese Islands of Uganda, Brovad Sands Lodge is an exquisite family-run property with marvelous accommodation, superb cuisine, and exceptional service.

Whether overlooking the resort’s pristine beach or their own private pool, its cottages and villas are genuine cocoons of luxury and serenity, featuring private balcony, African style furnishings, and self contained cottages with en-suite bathrooms.

The charming boutique resort has a state-of-the-art spa with massages and therapies that use the island’s famous spices and herbs.

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Honeymoon Vacation On Ssese Islands

lodge-brovad-sandsHoneymoon Vacation On Ssese Islands

You have found your soulmate and tied the knot in a beautiful ceremony with the whole of your family and friends or in an intimate celebration with your loved ones. You are over the moon with joy and the only thing that would make your life even more precious is the perfect, once-in-a-lifetime honeymoon trip to celebrate your newly established union.

Look no further, Brovad Sands Lodge on Ssese Islands is the perfect place for you.

A Honeymoon Unlike Any Other

Romantic walks on white-sand beaches, enjoying the sunset with your significant other, candle-light dinners with a breathtaking view over the endless lake on the terrace of your very own lakefront villa or adventurous and beautiful quad biking sessions to glimpse the unique world of Ssese Island – this and much more can become true in the honeymoon hotel of your dreams.

Brovad Sands Lodge offers numerous romantic activities for newly weds and honeymooners alike. Whether you’re looking for a laid back vacation to unwind from your stressful daily life, an adventure to make new and exciting experiences or a trip close to nature, at Brovad Sands Lodge you can have all that and more.

Celebrate your Love

Your honeymoon should be one of the best times of your life, an unforgettable experience which leaves nothing to be desired. If you crave for complete relaxation in one of the most beautiful and secluded settings worldwide – come visit us on Ssese Island. Here, on this pristine island off the shore of Lake Victoria, you will find the luxurious Brovad Sands Lodge with its romantic honeymoon cottages, exotic landscapes and unspoiled surroundings.

Coming here will present you with the unique experience of a luxury resort on a secluded tropical island and its warm and welcoming people. Brovad Sands Lodge is not your usual luxury resort, brace yourself for a one-of-a-kind experience as unique as the union you have just commenced.

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Reasons Why You Should Visit Ssese Islands of Uganda

66780095Reasons Why You Should Visit Ssese Islands of Uganda

Ssese Islands are located in Uganda and are the best Islands to visit. As you get to the Bugala Island, you will be welcomed by the cool water of Lake Victoria and the white fine sandy beaches. You will be mesmerized by the beauty of the beaches and a closer look to the green forest that is occupies a big part of the Island. The Ssese Islands are made up of 84 islands and are situated in the northwestern side of Lake Victoria in Uganda. Bugala Island is acknowledged to be a dwelling to Kalangala town along its headquarters. It’s the busiest Island where you can do some local shopping and still meet people as they carry out their daily activities with the best hotels on Ssese Islands.

1. Traditional beliefs

Initially the island had Basese people, closely related to the Baganda, although they are talked of as being giants. The men had huge chests with tough muscles and the women had long breats. It is rumored that these women didn’t have to sit to breastfeed, they simply passed they breast through the armpit to the kid on the back to feed. The Basese believed in traditional gods, maybe which is why the islands are associated with spirituality. On Buvuma Island, it is believed if one brings a monkey or an animal of any kind, they will become alike in aspects of the face. This is a good place to go for those that believe in the wrath of the gods and ghost stories.

2. Relax and Chill Out on the Ssese Islands:

The Ssese Islands – a great distance from the Indian Ocean are landlocked Uganda’s version of the Indian Ocean Islands like Zanzibar. Lonely Planet has name the Ssese Islands as one of the best places to relax and chill out with its tropical Sun, sandy beaches, palm trees, quaint fishing villages, cool forests, simply provide one of Uganda’s best places to relax as visitors come to Uganda or are ready to return to their country. Add on top of that Fresh Fish such as Nile Perch, Tilapia – accompanied by fresh vegetables from the nearby gardens of Bassese and the abundance of fresh fruit found here…Bring a book and relax and chill out.

3. Fishing – Boating – Sailing – Sunset Cruises

The Ssese Islands are surrounded by the 2nd largest lake in the world and the largest lake in Africa – Boating is a normal way of life, from fishing boats, to Sail Boats, Motorized Boats of all kind. The boating activities are endless and of course the water-sports in a tropical setting – fish the Africa’s largest fresh water fish – the elusive Nile Perch, Tilapia from a boat or the shore-sailing is available with some lodging facilities, take a sun-downer cruise and more.

Go Island Hopping to take a boat ride to Ngamba Chimpanzee Sanctuary for a half-day visit – the choices are endless.

4. Mountain Biking – ATV Quad-Biking:

The Ssese Islands are a perfect place to explore with a Mountain Bike or on the back of an ATV Quad Bike. Ride through quaint fishing Villages, forests, even on beaches and get to know Bulaga Islands, you can even ride into the town of Kalangala. Take a packed lunch with you and have it on a quiet spot on the island, preferably one with view. Take a sunset ride and see one of the most beautiful features of spending a few days on the Ssese Islands.

5. Bonfire– BBQ:

Imagine the African Starlit Sky, the pyrotechnic lightning displays in the distance over the lake. You are on an equatorial, tropical Island and one of the fun things of being on the beach is a blazing fire, music and simply having fun with others that you have met since coming here. A BBQ can be arranged with many lodges.

6. Hikes – Nature Walks:

Though you are on an Island – there are plenty of opportunities for Hikes and Nature Walk from short ones to full-day. Such walks can include visits to Villages, including fishing Villages where you have inter-cultural exchanges, have a drink and chat with an Islander. You can also visit Schools and meet future Islanders and most often can enjoy a song and dance of the school-children. Such walks and hikes can be taken on all islands, including the more isolated ones that you can access.

7. Cycling

It is never too late to get up on a bicycle and pedal away. A popular cycling excursion is to Mutumbula swimming beach, off the road towards Luku. This cycling is a blessing in disguise since you get close to the marshy southwestern shores which harbour small numbers of hippo as well as a population of Sitatunga Antelope with larger horns than the mainland equivalent, which some authorities say is an endemic Island race. Without a private vehicle, you wouldn’t normally access these swamps.

8. The Beautiful Scenery

It’s a beautiful place especially if you are on a honeymoon or holiday with partner. It is a place removed from the normal with beautiful beaches and places to stay. It could infuse romance into your relationship.

9. Explore the 84 Archipelagos

With over 85 islands, take advantage of the trip and go on excursions to the various islands to see what they can offer.

Planning to spend your vacation to Ssese Islands? Please contact us via or call our reservation team on +256-701367970

Visit Brovad Sands Lodge For An Unforgettable Honeymoon on Ssese Islands

62601198Visit Brovad Sands Lodge For An Unforgettable Honeymoon on Ssese Islands

If you are looking for the best place to spend your honeymoon, then look no further than Brovad Sands Lodge which is the most suitable place for couples. Give your lives a memorable new start by visiting Uganda. Uganda’s rich culture and hospitality makes it a perfect place where you can thoroughly enjoy. The natural landscape in Uganda is absolutely stunning, so synchronize your heart beats with your lover and spend an unforgettable honeymoon in the African paradise.

This Uganda honeymoon resort hotel is situated at a beautiful island – Bugala Island; the biggest of Ssese Islands. The mesmerizing scenery combining with our luxurious services are comparable to no other resort. Brovad Sands Lodge is an excellent honeymoon destination in Uganda that offers comfy cottages, exciting activities, interesting scenery, relaxing and romantic atmosphere with personalized service. We offer a romantic experience in every possible way by providing activities such as boat excursions, boat & mainland safaris, beach games, quad biking etc. You can spend quality time with your soul mate in the lap of nature, stroll by the beach side, relish mouth-watering delicacies, and do a lot more. Our Ssese beach hotel is definitely the most remarkable place for you and your partner to start your journey of life together.

This Uganda honeymoon resort hotel offers complete security and we respect the privacy of our guests. We provide well-furnished cottages which are further divided into villas and you can stay in our honeymoon cottages which are incredibly luxurious and deliver soothing and relaxing environment. Special spa and steam bath treatments for bride and groom are also available that will surely indulge you in much deeper relaxation. These spa and steam bath treatments are unique and are sure to give you an intense feeling of freshness and rejuvenation that you deserve.

Our resort offers panoramic views of the lakefront and surrounded by the Lake Victoria from where you can hear the pleasant sound of the crystal clear water lapping against the shore. Apart from this, all our services are catered by our highly experienced staff so you need not worry about anything, but simply focus on making your trip memorable. To top it all, you can enjoy your bonfire dinner set right under the stars in the serene and quiet atmosphere that is sure to enchant you. To check the honeymoon offers or to know more about the resort, please contact us via or call our reservation team on +256-701367970


A Must-Visit Ssese Island Resort Hotel


A Must-Visit Ssese Island Resort Hotel

Ssese Islands situated on the northwest of Lake Victoria; Africa’s largest fresh water body, is an idyllic destination for those who wish to holiday in pristine, lush green settings. Being a beauteous tropical island, where life is lived in a relaxed rhythm, it can offer you a wonderful holidaying experience. It is place where you can enjoy pristine beach views while sipping your favorite drink in a nice balcony of Brovad Sands Lodge.

Being a popular tourist destination, there are a number of resorts on this exotic island. However, none of them is as good as our resort – Brovad Sands Lodge. What has made the most visited Brovad Sands Lodge is the fact that we spare no effort to offer our guests the very best in terms of everything. We have a wonderful assortment of amenities to make their stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Fully furnished luxurious cottages, well-kept swimming pool, a world class restaurant, fully stocked bars, a wellness center, are just a few of those amenities that we offer to our dear guests.

At our luxurious Brovad Sands Lodge, we pay special attention to the needs, preferences, and budget of tourists and vacationers, who stay in our resort while holidaying in Ssese Islands of Uganda. To suit varied needs, we have different cottage categories including family villas, double cottages, and tripple cottages. All these cottages have been tastefully designed and decorated with impressive tailored fittings with an African touch. They are all well appointed with facilities like a king-size bed, gorgeous linen bedding, a spacious bathroom, a private balcony, and a secure wireless internet access.

There are many other things that has made us the best Ssese Island resort hotel. For instance, we go the extra mile to accommodate requirements of the guests. We arrange intimate weddings on the beach. In fact, we ensure that your day is extra special and memorable for you and your family. In addition to organizing special events, we also organize tailor-made holidays.

To know more or make reservations, please contact us via or call our reservation team on +256-701367970.