Africana Hotel - Kampala

Wampewo Avenue 02-Abr, Kampala, Uganda, 0256  show map
 3 stars
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Africana Hotel - Kampala

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Swim-up bar

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

Africana Hotel is a 3-star property in the center of Kampala. Residing in an 11-story building, the hotel was opened in 1997 and renovated in 2008.

Lubiri Palace, Batwa Cultural Heritage and Uganda Cancer Institute are located just 1.6 km away. A mosque, a museum and monuments as well as hills and gardens are in a short distance from the property.

The Acacia Mall is 2.3 km from the hotel and Gaddafi National Mosque is about 3.0 km away.

Africana Hotel can be reached in 35 minutes by car from Entebbe airport.

Rooms

The hotel provides luxury rooms including deluxe two-bedroom twin room, three-bedroom apartment and executive single room. They are equipped with a dining area, a private balcony, free wireless internet, a fridge and cable TV with on-demand movies. The rooms look on to the city center. They also have a dishwasher, a microwave and an electric kettle available for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

The 24-hour restaurant serves international cuisine in an elegant atmosphere. Guests can relax in the coffee bar serving refreshing drinks. Serving both food and drinks, Cafe Javas and Kololo Courts are situated around 300 meters from the property.

Services

This hotel provides room service, housekeeping and airport transfer.

Relax

Africana Hotel also features a spa centre, a Jacuzzi and a health club as well as a fitness center and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

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

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Adults only
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Half board
  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Swim-up bar
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Karaoke
  • Entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Pedicure
  • Facial
  • Beauty treatment
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Connecting rooms
  • Separate living room
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate bedroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave on request

Bedroom

  • Paid bed linen & towels

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Telephone
  • 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 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Wampewo Avenue 02-Abr, Kampala, Uganda, 0256

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

Standard Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Single bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Standard|Standard + Breakfast

Africana photos Room Hotel information
One-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Children's high chair
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Additional bathroom
  • Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Extra long beds
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
Room Description:

Apartment|Apartment, 1 Bedroom

Africana photos Room Hotel information
Two-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Apartment|Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

Africana photos Room
Three-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    8 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Children's high chair
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Additional bathroom
  • Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Extra long beds
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
Room Description:

Apartment|Apartment, 3 Bedrooms

Africana photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Single Room
City view
  • Room size:

    210 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Connecting room
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Extra long beds
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Double Room

Deluxe Two-Bedroom Twin Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • General:Facilities for disabled
Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Twin Room, 2 Bedrooms, Accessible, City View

Executive Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
Room Description:

Deluxe|DOUBLE EXECUTIVE

Africana photos Room Hotel information
Executive Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Privilege access to executive lounge
  • Children's high chair
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Additional bathroom
  • Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Extra long beds
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
Room Description:

Suite|Executive Suite

Africana Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1.6 km

Places of interest

  • Mulago Hospital2.8 km
  • Makerere University2.8 km
  • Uganda Cancer Institute - Fred Hutch Cancer Centre2.9 km
  • Kabaka's Palace3.6 km
  • Saint Paul's Cathedral Namirembe3.9 km

Shopping areas

  • The Acacia Mall2.2 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Independence Monument1.3 km
  • Gaddafi National Mosque2.9 km
  • Kasubi Royal Tombs4.6 km

Museums

  • Uganda National Museum2.2 km

Local attractions

  • Namirembe Kathedrale2.5 km
    Namirembe Hill Side Road, Kampala
  • Gaddafi National Mosque3.0 km
    Plot 23/25, Old Kampala Road, Kampala
  • Uganda Museum2.7 km
    5-7 Kira Road, Kampala

Near the hotel

  • Independence Monument960 m
    Nile Avenue, Kampala

    Restaurants nearby

    • Cafe Javas280 m

      Address: Oasis Mall

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

    • Govinda's570 m

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

      57% likes this, based on 21 reviews

    • Tamarai710 m

      Address: 14 Lower Kololo Terrace
      Phone: +(256) 755-794958

      64% likes this, based on 44 reviews
      Cuisine: Thai
      Price Range: CAD 13 - CAD 50

    • Kololo Courts340 m

      Address: Dundas road

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

    • Masala Chaat House600 m

      Address: 3 Dewinton Rd City Centre

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

    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
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    4 stars
    12 km
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    Africana Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at 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

    Guest reviews

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Africana Hotel - Kampala Kampala location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Wampewo Avenue 02-Abr, Kampala, Uganda, 0256

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Kampala
        1.7 km
      Airports
      • Entebbe (EBB)
        35.0 km
      • Bukoba (BKZ)
        203.2 km
      Restaurants
      • Cafe Javas (cuisine: Contemporary)
        280 m
      • Kololo Courts (cuisine: Chinese)
        340 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Year renovated:
        2008
      • Number of floors:
        11
      • Number of rooms:
        253