Hotel Africana - Kampala

Plot 2 - 4 Wampewo Avenue ; P.O. Box 10218, Kampala, Uganda, 0256  show map
 3 stars
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Hotel Africana - Kampala

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Spa lounge

Turkish bath

Steam room

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

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.

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 Wi-Fi
  • Indoor parking
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • VIP check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Vending machines
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Barber shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Free public hotel parking is possible on site.

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Karaoke
  • Entertainment
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Spa lounge
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Shiatsu massage
  • BBQ facilities
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Connecting rooms
  • Separate living room
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate bedroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Dining table

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Hair dryer on request

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave on request

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

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

Get directions
City Center
  • Kampala
    1.1 mi
Airports
  • Entebbe (EBB)
    21.8 mi
  • Bukoba (BKZ)
    126.3 mi
Restaurants
  • Cafe Javas (cuisine: Contemporary)
    1200 ft
  • Kololo Courts (cuisine: Chinese)
    1100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    11
  • Number of rooms:
    253

Rooms and availability

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.

Hotel Africana Deluxe Double Room Hotel information
Deluxe Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed
Size: 370 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Room facilities
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    Executive Suite
    Bed type: Double Bed
    Size: 485 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Hotel Africana - Kampala Kampala location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

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

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Kampala
        1.1 mi
      Airports
      • Entebbe (EBB)
        21.8 mi
      • Bukoba (BKZ)
        126.3 mi
      Restaurants
      • Cafe Javas (cuisine: Contemporary)
        1200 ft
      • Kololo Courts (cuisine: Chinese)
        1100 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  10 am
      • Year renovated:
        2008
      • Number of floors:
        11
      • Number of rooms:
        253

      Hotel Africana Location

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 1.0 mi

      Local Attractions

      • Namirembe Kathedrale - 1.6 mi
        Namirembe Hill Side Road, Kampala
      • Gaddafi National Mosque - 1.9 mi
        Plot 23/25, Old Kampala Road, Kampala
      • Uganda Museum - 1.7 mi
        5-7 Kira Road, Kampala

      Near the hotel

      • Independence Monument - 3400 ft
        Nile Avenue, Kampala

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Cafe Javas - 1200 ft

          Address: Oasis Mall

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

        • Govinda's - 2100 ft

          Address: Dewinton Rd.
          Phone: 077-605-206

          57% likes this, based on 21 reviews

        • Prunes - 2500 ft

          Address: Wampewo Avenue
          Phone: 256772712002

          64% likes this, based on 58 reviews
          Cuisine: Bakery, International, Healthy, Café

        • Kololo Courts - 1100 ft

          Address: Dundas road

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

        • Masala Chaat House - 2200 ft

          Address: 3 Dewinton Rd City Centre

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

        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 information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  10 am
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of floors:
          11
        • Number of rooms:
          253

        Hotel Africana Reviews

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

        Average guest rating

        7.2out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 11 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Rooms
        7.4
        Value
        6.6
        Service
        7.8
        Location
        7.0

        Individual guest reviews

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Hotel Africana - Kampala Kampala location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

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

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Kampala
            1.1 mi
          Airports
          • Entebbe (EBB)
            21.8 mi
          • Bukoba (BKZ)
            126.3 mi
          Restaurants
          • Cafe Javas (cuisine: Contemporary)
            1200 ft
          • Kololo Courts (cuisine: Chinese)
            1100 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  10 am
          • Year renovated:
            2008
          • Number of floors:
            11
          • Number of rooms:
            253
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