Hotel Africana - Kampala

Plot 2 - 4 Wampewo Avenue ; P.O. Box 10218, Kampala, Uganda, 0256  show map
 3 stars
  • Overview
  • Rooms & Availability
  • Location
  • Guest reviews
  • Facilities
^

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

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

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.

This field is required.
Email not defined
 Open
WRITE A QUICK REVIEW
Very Bad Excellent
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Rate this hotel
YOUR IMPRESSION OF THE HOTEL

General information

Pros

Cons

YOUR DETAILS
First Name
Email
Cancel
To get your review moderated and published, please read our Terms and Conditions.

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 parking is possible on site.

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Fitness center

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
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Karaoke
  • Entertainment
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Shiatsu massage
  • BBQ facilities
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City 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

  • 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.

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
    1.7km
Airports
  • Entebbe (EBB)
    35.0km
  • Bukoba (BKZ)
    203.2km
Restaurants
  • Cafe Javas (cuisine: Contemporary)
    340 m
  • Kololo Courts (cuisine: Chinese)
    330 m
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 Two-Bedroom Apartment Hotel informationHotel Africana Two-Bedroom Apartment Hotel informationHotel Africana Two-Bedroom Apartment Hotel information
Two-Bedroom Apartment
Bed type: 1 Super-King Size bed and 2 Single beds
Size: 45m2
Check Prices
  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
— Less information+ More information

Offering city views, these apartment are equipped with a balcony, kitchen facilities, air conditioning and satellite TV.

Room facilities
    Hotel Africana Three-Bedroom Apartment Hotel informationHotel Africana Three-Bedroom Apartment Hotel information
    Three-Bedroom Apartment
    Bed type: 3 Super-King Size beds and 2 Single beds
    Size: 45m2
    Check Prices
    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
    — Less information+ More information

    Offering city views, these apartment are equipped with a balcony, kitchen facilities, air conditioning and satellite TV.

    Room facilities
      Hotel Africana One-Bedroom Apartment Hotel informationHotel Africana One-Bedroom Apartment Hotel information
      One-Bedroom Apartment
      Size: 40m2
      Check Prices
      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
      — Less information+ More information

      Offering city views, these apartment are equipped with a balcony, kitchen facilities, air conditioning and satellite TV.

      Room facilities
        Hotel Africana Deluxe Double Room Hotel informationHotel Africana Deluxe Double Room Hotel informationHotel Africana Deluxe Double Room Hotel information
        Deluxe Double Room
        Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed or 2 Single beds
        Size: 210m2
        Check Prices
        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
        — Less information+ More information

        DOUBLE DELUXE

        Room facilities
          Hotel Africana Executive Suite Hotel informationHotel Africana Executive Suite Hotel informationHotel Africana Executive Suite Hotel information
          Executive Suite
          Bed type: Double Bed
          Size: 45m2
          Check Prices
          • Air conditioning
          • Shower
          — Less information+ More information

          DOUBLE EXECUTIVE-SUITE

          Room facilities

            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
              1.7km
            Airports
            • Entebbe (EBB)
              35.0km
            • Bukoba (BKZ)
              203.2km
            Restaurants
            • Cafe Javas (cuisine: Contemporary)
              340 m
            • Kololo Courts (cuisine: Chinese)
              330 m
            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

            Legend
            • Current hotel
            • Hotels nearby
            • Other hotels
            • Airports
            • Underground stations
            • Train stations
            • Parks
            • Tourist attractions
            • Museums
            • Convention centers
            • Stadiums
            • Food and meals
            • General

            Hover above the icons to see hotel photo and details.

            Click the hotel to go to the main hotel page.

            Route Planner
            Enter your starting point (at least street address and city) to receive driving directions to or from the hotel.

            What's nearby

            Popular areas

            • City Center - 1.6km

            Local Attractions

            • Namirembe Kathedrale - 2.5km
              Namirembe Hill Side Road, Kampala
            • Gaddafi National Mosque - 3.1km
              Plot 23/25, Old Kampala Road, Kampala
            • Uganda Museum - 2.7km
              5-7 Kira Road, Kampala

            Near the hotelNear the hotel

            • Independence Monument - 1.0km
              Nile Avenue, Kampala

              Restaurants Nearby

              • Cafe Javas - 340 m

                Address: Oasis Mall

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

              • Govinda's - 620 m

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

                57% likes this, based on 21 reviews

              • Prunes - 750 m

                Address: Wampewo Avenue
                Phone: 256772712002

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

              • Kololo Courts - 330 m

                Address: Dundas road

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

              • Masala Chaat House - 650 m

                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
              Hotels nearby
              Cities nearby

              Hotel Africana Reviews

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

              Average guest rating

              7.0out 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
                  1.7km
                Airports
                • Entebbe (EBB)
                  35.0km
                • Bukoba (BKZ)
                  203.2km
                Restaurants
                • Cafe Javas (cuisine: Contemporary)
                  340 m
                • Kololo Courts (cuisine: Chinese)
                  330 m
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  3 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  10 am
                • Year renovated:
                  2008
                • Number of floors:
                  11
                • Number of rooms:
                  253