Africana - Kampala

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

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

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

Featuring a sauna, a hairdresser and a health club, Africana Hotel offers luxury rooms overlooking the city center. The hotel opened its doors in 1997 and was remodeled in 2008.

The hotel is set about 25 minutes' walk from Uganda Museum. The distance between Kampala city center and the property is 2 km.

There are a mall and shops in the proximity of the hotel.

The hotel lies within a 10-minute walk of Kampala Railway train station. A 40-minute drive will take you to Entebbe airport.

Rooms

Africana Hotel includes 253 guestrooms with complimentary wireless internet, a laptop-size safe, a balcony, a fridge and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms come with a shower, a hairdryer and a bidet.

Eat & Drink

Guests can relax in the poolside bar serving refreshing drinks. Serving both food and drinks, Cafe Javas and Kololo Courts are situated around 300 meters from the property.

Services

There are such business facilities as a video projector, secretarial services and a slide projector on the premises.

Relax

Africana Hotel offers beauty therapy, facial massage and pedicure for guests to relax and unwind. Active travelers will appreciate a gym and a fitness club available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

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
  • 24-hour 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
  • Children's buffet

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
  • 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 / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Children above
0 years or adults
Extra bed 100% of the room stay
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Africana - Kampala Kampala location
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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

Rooms and availability

Standard Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Standard|Standard + Breakfast

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

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Super King-size bed and 1 Sofa bed

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Room Description:

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

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

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Apartment|Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

Africana photos Room Hotel information
Three-Bedroom Apartment
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    8 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

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

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

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • 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:Coffee/tea maker
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This single room features a balcony, electric kettle and satellite TV.

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

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • 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

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Room Description:

Deluxe|DOUBLE EXECUTIVE

Africana photos Room Hotel information
Executive Suite
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Super King-size bed

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Room Description:

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

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

  • Independence Monument1.5 km
    Nile Avenue
  • Uganda Museum2.2 km
    5-7 Kira Road Pob 365
  • Lubiri Palace3.8 km
    Mengo
  • Uganda Crafts 2000 Limited1.8 km
    Plot 32-36 Bombo Road DLCO-EA Building
  • Gaddafi National Mosque2.9 km
    Old Kampala Road Plot 23/25

Restaurants nearby

  • Cafe Javas280 m

    Address: Oasis Mall

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

  • City Annex570 m

    Address: Dewinton Rd
    Phone: 256 41 235329

    57% likes this, based on 20 reviews

  • Tamarai710 m

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

    64% likes this, based on 44 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai
    Price Range: INR 713 - INR 2 660

  • 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
Cities nearby
  • Jinja hotels - 71 km
  • Entebbe hotels - 32 km
  • Seeta hotels - 16 km
  • Mbarara hotels - 127 km
  • Fort Portal hotels - 127 km
  • Sisa hotels - 16 km
  • Lyamutundwe hotels - 25 km
  • Kalangala hotels - 77 km
  • Lugala hotels - 4 km
  • Muyenga hotels - 4 km

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:

Value
6.6
Service
7.8
Location
7.0
Rooms
7.4

Guest reviews

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Africana - 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