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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
1 bedroom, premium bedding, in-room safe, desk
1 bedroom, premium bedding, in-room safe, desk
1 bedroom, premium bedding, in-room safe, desk

3.6/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationThe Parliament of the Republic of Uganda16 min walk
    Popular LocationUganda Golf Course20 min walk
    Popular LocationKibuli Mosque10 min drive
    AirportEntebbe (EBB-Entebbe Intl.)40 min drive

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  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom

    Room amenities

    • 431 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsApartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Executive Suite

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsExecutive Suite
  • Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 2 Double Sofa Beds
    More detailsApartment, 2 Bedrooms
  • Deluxe Twin Room, 2 Bedrooms, Accessible, City View

    Room amenities

    • 366 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Twin Room, 2 Bedrooms, Accessible, City View
  • Apartment, 3 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 3 Double Beds and 2 Double Sofa Beds
    More detailsApartment, 3 Bedrooms
  • Deluxe Double Room with balcony

    Room amenities

    • 366 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Double Room with balcony

About this area

Kampala

Located in Kampala, Hotel Africana is next to a golf course. Kabaka's Palace and Kasubi Tombs are local landmarks, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit The Acacia Mall and Metroplex Shopping Mall. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • The Parliament of the Republic of Uganda - 16 min walk
  • Uganda Golf Course - 20 min walk
  • Embassy of France - 4 min drive
  • Embassy of the United States - 5 min drive
  • Kibuli Mosque - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportEntebbe Intl. Airport (EBB) - 40 min drive

Restaurants

  • Ngeye — 1 min walk
  • Kibs — 1 min walk
  • Prunes — 6 min walk
  • Great Indian Dhaba Restaurant — 6 min walk
  • Bancafe — 6 min walk

About this property

Hotel Africana

4-star golf hotel near The Acacia Mall
This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and 3 bars/lounges. Free full breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free manager's reception. Additionally, a health club, a poolside bar, and 3 coffee shops/cafés are onsite. All 252 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and kitchens. Free wired Internet and balconies are standard, as are TVs with satellite channels. Limited housekeeping is available.
Hotel Africana offers 252 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Rooms open to balconies. Accommodations offer separate living rooms. Beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Accommodations at this 4-star hotel have kitchens with refrigerators, separate dining areas, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers, and phones. Microwaves, irons/ironing boards, and hair dryers can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a limited basis.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 5:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • 2 restaurants and 3 coffee shops
  • 3 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • Free reception
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Aerobics classes
  • Health club
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • Arabic
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Russian

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business center
  • Conference center (3000 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Massages

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 38-inch TV
  • Cable/satellite channels
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining room
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers (weekdays)
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate living room
  • Separate sitting area
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 40 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 0.00 (roundtrip), (from 1 to 6 years old)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel Africana and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Africana offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel Africana cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Hotel Africana have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Hotel Africana pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Hotel Africana?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Hotel Africana?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight.
What time is check-out at Hotel Africana?
Check-out is at 10 AM.
Does Hotel Africana provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of USD 40 per person applies.
Where is Hotel Africana located?
Situated in Kampala, this golf hotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from The Parliament of the Republic of Uganda and within 3 mi (5 km) of The Acacia Mall and Makerere University. Uganda Golf Course and Kibuli Mosque are also within 2 mi (3 km).
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3.7/5

Cleanliness

3.8/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

3.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Business traveler
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveler
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Perfect location for business. Good service overall. Property condition needs a spruce up
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

2/5 Poor

Business traveler
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It is not a hotel for $ 88. Please increase by 10-15 dollar and choose another hotel if you are visiting Kampala. I don’t want to be rude by giving details.( hygiene, food and noises are the mean issues).
Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveler
Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
convenient location, service is good and good size rooms
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
everything needs some updating. Wardrobe wouldn’t close, some plumbing in bathroom poorly repaired
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

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