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The charming boutique resort on Ssese Islands

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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.

For reservations please contact us via stay@sseseislandsresorthotel.com or call our hotline +256-701367970 and speak to our reservation team

Great Reasons To have your Honeymoon On the Ssese Islands

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Couples looking for a Uganda honeymoon destination that offers scenery so breathtaking it’s hard to believe it could possibly be real will find Ssese islands delivers in a very big way.

While more than a little off the beaten path for honeymoons, there are some compelling reasons why Ssese islands makes a tremendous destination choice. When an incredible adventure that is like none other is desired, this place will not disappoint. Here are just three of many reasons why Ssese Island is an excellent choice for a stunningly romantic honeymoon:

  • That landscape – Honeymooners here will find the landscape is not only romantic, but also awe inspiring. Ssese Islands simply offers the perfect backdrops for honeymoon adventures that are like nothing else.
  • The things to do – Ssese Islands is the perfect backdrop for a diversity of adventures. From swimming and canoe ride to quad biking, outdoors lovers will be right at home here. Those who prefer a more adventure will discover destinations, such as the Bidco palm oil plantations, visit other islands, deliver plenty of things to do. This breathtaking island comprise of 84 archipelagos which rich in cultural history. Here honeymooners will find romantic dining, bonfire, bird-life, among other attractions.
  • The resort – Brovad Sands Lodge don’t skip a beat in the service department. Here honeymooners will find highly romantic, private escapes that capitalize on that landscape while offering luxury appointments throughout. Visitors to Brovad Sands Lodge; Ssese islands’ best resort will find gourmet dining, onsite amenities and pampering go along with the package.

Ssese island is a hidden gem that offers honeymooners an experience like none other. While a little off the beaten path, these islands delivers stunning landscapes, an incredible assortment of things to see and do and access to world-class accommodations. To find out more about booking an adventure to Ssese Islands of Uganda, just consult with our honeymoon travel planners for ideas, when to go and what to see via stay@sseseislandsresorthotel.com or call +256 701 367 970.

Have a holy jolly Christmas 2016 on the Ssese islands

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Sleigh bells ring, are you listening? On the Ssese islands, the lake is glistening! How about removing your winter boots and relax on the white pristine-soft sand this Christmas? The holiday season will soon be upon Brovad Sands Lodge and the Ssese islands are gearing up for their transformation into magical festive wonderlands.

With its beautiful beaches and pretty palm-lined paths, Bugala will be glittering this December with its colorful displays, boat rides, tropical trees and festive cheer. The island is a popular destination during the holidays, so book your place in paradise early to avoid missing out on a spectacular Christmas experience.

A Christmas vacation on Ssese Islands means a well-deserved break from the usual planning and preparing for the family festive feast. At Brovad Sands Lodge, a Christmas buffet at our restaurant will be the ultimate treat. With a focus on capturing the flavors of the island’s tropical cuisine, our talented team of chefs will bring together local ingredients and serve up their delicious delights within the restaurant’s impressive dining room.

Here, we aim to keep you cool and refreshed with a range of frozen cocktails and fresh fruit-filled smoothies, all expertly blended and stirred at our Bar where you can also find a delicious selection of afternoon snacks and laid-back lunches right on the beach.

At Brovad Sands Lodge, our luxury cottages are ideal for families and friends spending Christmas together. Stylishly designed in an African way and with the luxury of ample space, there are stunning views to soak up from your private balcony, laundry facilities and king sized beds complete with satellite television with DSTV and DVD player for essential festive film viewing. Each cottage is ideal for bringing the whole family together to unwrap gifts, play games and relax in the exclusivity of your own space.

Bugala Island is a haven of natural beauty, adventure and fun family attractions waiting to be explored. Start your Christmas morning soaking up the beautiful views of tropical gardens or sparkling water before taking a dip in one of our swimming pool. There’s no need for a routine here. At Brovad Sands Lodge, all you’ll need to focus on is relaxation, fun and luxury as you bring the family together for Christmas 2016 in style.

Call +256-772367972 to speak with an onsite vacation planner or book online through stay@sseseislandsresorthotel.com. Call +256-701367970 to book Christmas buffet reservations

Sun, Serenity and Spectacular Savings: Reasons to Visit the Ssese Islands This Christmas Season

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As the festive months make their arrival, the warm tropical air still surrounding the Ssese Islands is blended with a sense of calm, making it a desirable destination for couples of all ages looking for a relaxing retreat, or for friends traveling together.

With kids back from school, the months from mid-December to early January are filled with peace and quiet yet there is still every opportunity to find fun during this Christmas season with a variety of water-based and nature-focused activities. As the majority of the world braces itself for the start of the new year, the sun is still shining its golden rays over the Ssese Islands so you can escape the crowds and and relax in paradise.

Here are the top reasons to visit Ssese Islands this Christmas season

Love Long Weekends: With Ssese family getaway and Christmas vacation looming in the distance, there is still plenty to celebrate Christmas. You can enjoy a long peaceful weekend break or week-long vacation during. Christmas festive season also provides the perfect opportunity to celebrate in style and make the most of the extended weekend break.

Around Ssese Islands: The island offers an array of activities to take advantage of during your vacation. With Brovad sands Lodge, you can enjoy a day trip to see and do some of these exciting activities;

  • Quad biking
  • Fishing
  • Cycling
  • Nature walk
  • Speed boating
  • Canoe ride
  • Community visits
  • Sauna and steam bath
  • Bidco palm plantation visit

“Lake” Life… Without the Crowds: The secluded places means less crowds across Ssese Islands, so you can enjoy a more relaxed experience at the island’s attractions including the boat rides, bird watching, relax and unwind.

The Perfect Catch: This season is also a calm time of year to enjoy fishing, which provide an opportunity to catch a Nile Perch or Tilapia from Lake Victoria.

Savor the Flavors: Local cuisine on the Ssese Islands is one of many reasons why visitors just can’t get enough of the destination, and this christmas you can savor the flavors of the season including delicious deep-fried fish caught from the surrounding Lake Victoria waters. At Brovad Sands Lodge, you will be spoiled for choice where our top chefs capture the tropical flavors of the islands using local ingredients and the finest foods.

Love is in the Air: Christmas is one of the best seasons in which to indulge in a romantic break on the Ssese islands when the island is at its most calm and relaxed following the busy months. You can hide away in one of our luxury cottages for peace and privacy, with a swimming pool nearby and our 1500 square meter of white pristine  beach.

Space Out: If you’re traveling as a group this Christmas, you can all enjoy space, luxury and comfort in our luxury Brovad villas, each one boasting its own private balcony which overlooks the sparkling waters of the Victoria lake. Offering a relaxing “home away from home” atmosphere, everything your party needs is under one roof, including laundry facilities, satellite television with DSTV, and free wireless internet.

Spectacular Savings: Autumn is the best time to secure an unbeatable deal at Brovad Sands Lodge, so if you’re after a budget-friendly getaway then you’ll find a variety of discount options from our website, along with packages including our Honeymoon Package.

If you book directly through us, you are guaranteed the best deal so call +256-701367970 to speak with one of our vacation planners and secure an unbeatable package this Christmas season or book online through stay@sseseislandsresorthotel.com. Thank you!

Relax and Indulge in various activities on Ssese Islands

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With a prime location on the island of Brovad Sands Lodge, just a few meters from the lake, this Ssese Islands resort hotel is the perfect base for an active Ssese family vacation in Uganda. Brovad Sands Lodge has a mild climate, giving visitors the opportunity to explore the island. So get active on Ssese Islands – quad bike, nature walk,cycle – and let Brovad Sands Lodge take care of the rest!

Relax in the modern cottages with an African touch, complete with free internet WiFi and satellite television with DSTV options as well as views of either the lake or the stunning scenery. A nice bonus – each cottage has a private balcony to relax and unwind!

Spend afternoons at the outdoor swimming pool, complete with a children’s area and lounge chairs. Take some time to indulge in a Brovad sauna or schedule a massage in the wellness center while the little ones play. Take the family out on rented bikes or quad bikes and explore the island.

Dine at Brovad’s restaurant that offers a variety of cuisine options using ecologically grown vegetables from the Ssese lacal farms and fresh fish from the lake. Don’t forget a bonfire at the beach to witness the glorious starlight.

Book your family vacation at Brovad Sands Lodge on Ssese Islands through stay@sseseislandsresorthotel.com or call our hotline on +256-701367970 for more information. Thank you!

Family Getaway Resort on Ssese Islands of Uganda

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For families looking for a Uganda family holiday full of active, recreational activity, staying at Brovad Sands Lodge is an excellent choice. With a prime location just a few metres from the lake, buffet & restaurant on-site and all the amenities for a cycling holiday at your fingertips, this 3-star accommodation on Ssese Islands offers something for everyone. Children delight in the on-site kids-Park, complete with water slides, swimming pool, and a playground.

As a family, check out the hotel observatory, or if your kids are older, rent bicycles from the hotel to explore the Island. Nearby water sports activities such as canoe rides, speed boating, beach volleyball, among others.

Adults can enjoy some time clearing their minds and relaxing their muscles at the Brovad Spa and Sauna on-site and cocktails can be ordered at the lobby bar
The resort hotel offers a “child-friendly welcome in an elegant surrounding” with family cottages designed to accommodate groups of all sizes and ages – the perfect home base for a Ssese family holiday.

Contact us today to arrange your family vacation on Ssese Islands through stay@sseseislandsresorthotel.com or call us on +256-701367970 for more information.

A Family Getaway At Bovad Sands Lodge on Ssese Islands

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Nothing says family friendly quite like an All Inclusive option! At Brovad Sands Lodge, that’s exactly what you can expect. This 3-star resort hotel is located on the beautiful Bugala Island on the North west of Ssese Islands one of the most authentic and secluded places on the islands. With its 1500 square meters of white pristine beach, the resort is quiet paradise offering privacy and tranquility in the heart of nature. Situated away from the crowds, this hotel is a peaceful oasis for families traveling with kids

Quiet, comfortable rooms offer views of the gardens or the lake and have the option of adding a bed to accommodate various family sizes. Free internet Wi-Fi, hairdryers and Satellite Television with DSTV are great modern African touches to each cottage

An outdoor swimming pool is available along with access to the white sand beach. Chairs and umbrellas can be used at no additional charge so that little swimmers can rest in the shade! Guests of all ages can relax with various sporting activities – Canoe ride, speed boats, beach volleyball, nature walks, and more! If interested in Wellness and Spa options, Brovad Sands Lodge is the perfect place on Ssese Islands for a massage or sauna

The buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner are offered for those looking to enjoy a carefree holiday with kids. This offer includes a wide range of local foods and local and international brands of alcoholic drinks, wine, and beer, so enjoy a few glasses of that famous Ugandan dish and beverage on vacation

To reserve your family vacation on Ssese Islands of Lake victoria, just contactus through stay@sseseislandsresorthotel.com or call us on +256-701367970. Thank you

What is the best place for a honeymoon in Uganda?

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So you’re getting married soon. Congratulations! There are many beautiful resorts where you can experience one of the most memorable times of your married life, your honeymoon. Planning a honeymoon has many benefits and luxuries especially when you experience it here at Brovad Sands Lodge of Ssese Islands. If you’re wondering, what’s the best place for a honeymoon, you’ve come to the right place. It’s Ssese Islands of Lake Victoria.

Imagine that you and your spouse are newly married. You set-off to a beautiful island with, among many incredible things: white sandy beaches, luxurious outdoor pools, and tropical gardens. You are welcomed into a gorgeous resort that goes far beyond an average hotel by the shore. One that you will remember for the rest of your life.
Brovad Sands Lodge, located on Bugala Islands the biggest of Ssese islands. With a private beach, it lives up to it’s standing.

With the average annual temperature as 20 degrees Celsius, it seems like it just might be heaven on earth. You and your spouse will enjoy the time spent outside and inside at our secluded location!

There are different Ssese island packages to choose from, so you don’t have to settle for less. You can have the one that’s right for you. Get started planning the trip of a lifetime today. It may just make you say, we should go back!

We at Brovad have fun activities for everyday of your trip such as canoe rides, nature walk, and quad biking so that you can investigate all areas of the Island according to your plans.
For more information and reservations, please feel free to contact us through stay@sseseislandsresorthotel.com or call +256-701367970. Thank you!

Three Things to Consider When Selecting the Best Location for Your Honeymoon

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Most couples only have the opportunity to go on one honeymoon in their lives.  A lucky few have the opportunity to take a second honeymoon 20 or 30 years after their first but that is not common or guaranteed.  Since your honeymoon will likely be a once in a lifetime experience you should consider taking an adventure honeymoon to Ssese Islands.

Explore Together
Newlyweds are just starting out on the adventure of life together.  A honeymoon can be a fantastic opportunity to explore a new place together and through the exploration learn more about each other and grow even closer together.  Select a honeymoon location that offers outdoor adventures adventures that you can pursue together.  Activities such as canoe rides, fishing, quad biking and nature walk provide great bonding and memory making experiences for a newlywed couple.

Memorable
Couples tend to pick beach honeymoons figuring they will relax together while lying on the beach. While there isn’t anything wrong with this idea, planning to spend an entire honeymoon lying on the beach does not lend itself to a memorable trip. If you and your fiance enjoy traveling it is likely you will have subsequent beach vacations in your future. Beach vacations are very popular for young families since the beach provides kids endless entertainment.  Your memory will blur and you won’t easily recollect which beach vacation was your honeymoon. Therefore it is wiser to choose something more unique for your honeymoon. Select a location that allows you the opportunity to relax on the beach but also offers a variety of attractions and adventures that will make your trip memorable for years to come.

Stress Free
Your honeymoon is an opportunity for you and your new spouse to spend time away from real life.  If you choose a traditional honeymoon you may find real life still impeding on you via emails, texts and other forms of modern day communication.  If you select an active honeymoon you can be completely stress free while snorkeling, hiking and kayaking.  You will truly be able to focus on your honeymoon experiences and leave your regular life behind.

Brovad Sands Lodge offers the opportunity for a memorable, stress free honeymoon in which you can explore our beautiful Ssese islands.  Contact us for more information on booking your honeymoon through stay@sseseislandsresorthotel.com or call +256-701367970

The Benefits of Choosing a Ssese Island Wedding

62718971Always imagined getting married to the one you love on beautiful white sands whilst you can hear the waves gently lapping behind you? The concept of a beach wedding is a popular one, and if you’re newly engaged then it is sure to be something you’ve talked about, but many people assume that a Ssese island wedding will either be out of their price range or be difficult to organise. When you choose to get married on the island of Ssese, that actually couldn’t be further from the truth.

Not only is a wedding on the island of Ssese affordable, it is also incredibly easy to organise. When you decide to choose the island as your wedding destination, you will work with Brovad Sands Lodge that is highly qualified wedding coordinator who will be dedicated to ensuring the smooth running of your wedding and ensuring that your day is just the way you always imagined it would be. This is just one of the incredible benefits of choosing a Ssese island wedding.

Fully Inclusive Service
Despite the fact that many people think it must be very difficult and complicated to organise a destination wedding, it is actually much easier than you might think, particularly when you choose a resort such as Brovad Sands Lodge where all of the hard work is done for you. The wedding package offered by the Brovad Sands Lodge resort includes a beautiful wedding venue that will be fully decorated to suit your tastes and color scheme and the services of a minister as well as the services of your wedding coordinator. Of course, depending on the number of guests you choose to invite this package can also be extended.

With so much of your wedding already taken care of, all you have to do is decide who and how many guests you’d like to invite, and which wedding dress you would like to wear! You should also take care of ensuring your wedding is fully protected, for your own peace of mind, by securing your wedding insurance as soon as you begin planning your wedding. For any other services you might need, such as a wedding photographer or videographer, your wedding coordinator can recommend our tried and tested preferred vendors and help you to find exactly what you’re looking for. We can help make your Ssese island wedding as easy and stress-free to arrange as possible.

A Vacation in Paradise
According to the Lonely planet Traveller guide, Ssese Island is one of the most romantic destinations in Uganda: an impressive accolade when you consider that Uganda is considered to be the most romantic destination in the Africa for happy couples either looking to host a destination wedding or escape for a romantic honeymoon. If you’re looking for a wedding destination where you’ll find awe-inspiring beauty alongside luxury then there really is nowhere better to choose, and a Ssese Islands wedding is sure to impress your guests and provide incredible memories that you’ll never forget. Because the island is a private one, you’ll also find that the island is relatively secluded, and that you’ll be afforded all the privacy you need to enjoy both your wedding day and your idyllic island honeymoon that will immediately follow.

There are so many benefits of choosing to have a Ssese island wedding, and there is nowhere more breathtakingly beautiful to choose than Uganda. Why not get in touch to discover why a wedding on Ssese Islands could be the perfect choice for you? Send us your inqiury through stay@sseseislandsresorthotel.com or call +256-701367970.