Hotel Africana  3 stars

Plot 2 - 4 Wampewo Avenue ; P.O. Box 10218, Kampala, Uganda, 0256  show mapSave
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Overview

Hotel Africana is the newest addition to Uganda’s range of luxurious Hotels. Conveniently located just two minutes from the city centre and featuring panoramic views of the city skyline and surrounding hilltops, this fine hotel has over the years become a symbol of excellence, sophistication and high quality service.

Hotel Africana offers 233 accommodations with air conditioning, cable/satellite television, air conditioning, private bathroom and free Wi-Fi internet access.

Dining is available at one of the hotel's two restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink.

Hotel Africana boasts of its modern health club comprising of sauna, massage, steam bath, gym and aerobics.

The hotel has over 14 fully furnished well air-conditioned conference halls with seating capacities ranging from 20 - 3000 participants. Also there are business centre with fax, photocopier, printing, scanning, binding services and wireless in the garden, balcony and rooms.

Year renovated   2008.  Number of floors   11.  Number of rooms   253.

City Center Kampala - 1.0 mi
Airports Entebbe (EBB) - 21.8 mi, Bukoba (BKZ) - 126.2 mi
Restaurants Cafe Javas (cuisine: Contemporary) - 800 ft, Kololo Courts (cuisine: Chinese) - 1300 ft

Rooms

All rooms are fully equipped with an individually controlled air condition system, attached with a full private bathroom, a balcony overseeing the spectacular view, satellite television, radio, fridge, wire and wireless internet access.

Cribs (infant beds) are also available.

With 233 rooms comprising of five suites, 103 deluxe rooms and 117 twin bed rooms and 8 Apartments, offering splendid views.

Dining options

Ngeye restaurant - seating capacity of 120 people, fully air-conditioned, well furnished and ideal venue for dinners and medium-scale wedding receptions. There is a wide choice of tasty dishes ranging from oriental, western and traditional African delicacies under attractive ambience.

Kibs restaurant - at the coffee shop enjoy a hot beverage and sample a flavourful variety of snacks and pastries 24 hours a day. Simply unwind at the lounge bar and get the fill of your choice.

Garden area and the Terrace - this leads to the attractive plush green gardens area where guests can enjoy the alfresco atmosphere and linger over a morning coffee or savoir traditional evening tea.

Hotel also have a bakery for all confectionary like cakes, bread and so forth.

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Facilities

General
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • Concierge desk
  • Airport shuttle
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • VIP room facilities
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Vending Machines
  • Trouser Press
  • Tour desk
  • Designated smoking area
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Free Private hotel parking is possible on site.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Maid Service
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Karaoke
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
  • Sun terrace
  • Hot tub
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Hammam
  • BBQ facilities
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Balcony
  • Connecting rooms
  • Terrace
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Bathrobe
  • Bidet
  • Slippers
Kitchen facilities
  • Toaster
  • Dining Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
Media
  • Satellite TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • DVD player

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  10 am

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of 100 % of the room stay per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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All rooms are fully equipped with an individually controlled air condition system, attached with a full private bathroom, a balcony overseeing the spectacular view, satellite television, radio, fridge, wire and wireless internet access.

Cribs (infant beds) are also available.

With 233 rooms comprising of five suites, 103 deluxe rooms and 117 twin bed rooms and 8 Apartments, offering splendid views.

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Hotel Africana LocationWhat's nearby

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What's nearby

Popular areas
  • City Center
    5000 ft

Local Attractions

  • Namirembe Kathedrale
    1.5 mi
    Namirembe Hill Side Road, Kampala
  • Uganda Museum
    1.7 mi
    5-7 Kira Road, Kampala
  • Gaddafi National Mosque
    1.8 mi
    Plot 23/25, Old Kampala Road, Kampala

Near the hotel

  • Independence Monument
    3100 ft
    Nile Avenue, Kampala

Restaurants Nearby

  • Cafe Javas

    74% likes this, based on 181 reviews
    Cuisine: Contemporary

    800 ft
    Oasis Mall
  • Kololo Courts

    61% likes this, based on 9 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese

    1300 ft
    Dundas road
  • Govinda's

    57% likes this, based on 21 reviews

    1800 ft
    Dewinton Rd.

    Phone: 077-605-206

  • Masala Chaat House

    71% likes this, based on 16 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian

    1900 ft
    3 Dewinton Rd City Centre
  • Tamarai

    64% likes this, based on 44 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai, Tea Room
    Price Range: USD 11 - USD 41

    2400 ft
    14 Lower Kololo Terrace

    Phone: +(256) 755-794958

Getting there.

Hotel is 40 minutes drive from Entebbe international airport and three minutes drive from the city centre.

Direction from airport:

Head north 200m. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto airport road. Continue onto Kampala - Entebbe Rd. Go through 1 roundabout. Continue onto Entebbe - Kampala road. Then onto Kampala - Entebbe road. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Katwe road. Afte 1.6km at the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto A 109. Keep left at the fork. Continue onto Entebbe road. Turn right onto Jinja Road/Kampala road. Continue to follow Jinja road. Go through first roundabout. Turn left. Hotel will be on the left.

Hotel Africana Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Africana

Average guest rating

7.2
out of 10
Very good
Based on 11 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
7.4
Value
6.6
Service
7.8
Location
7.0

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