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Hotel Africana

3.5 of 5
Plot 2-4 Wampewo Avenue | P.O. Box 10218, Kampala, Uganda
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms are good particularly the new wings. But the service in restaurants are very slow. Value for money , good swimming pool and restaurant.Very big convocation area available and near to city centre.

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7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed there for 3 nights, the Hotel was good, the Rooms were neat and clean also good in size. The Hotel staff was very friendly and cooperative. The Food was Good (breakfast). The Hotel Location was very good and Peaceful. On second night i faced some problem in water taps in bathroom and my room was shifted. Over all... More 

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10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Two buildings, a three- and eight-story building; the rooms are similar in both. Nothing fancy but clean, contemporary furnishings with a desk, flat screen TVs, and a small seating area, hardwood floors, tile baths. Be sure to check the functionality of electrical outlets, AC, wifi strength, refrigerator, water pressure, safe etc. before accepting the room as we found some of... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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35 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Hotel Africana has good space for holding events and conferences. I recommend them mainly for functions. Food is fairly good. The location is good and environment is calm. Several events can take place at the same time

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Nairobi, Kenya
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I stayed in a room in the hotel's new wing and i must say it is super cool! Very spacious and properly furnished. Excellent wifi. I Never got to see the old wing so cant comment on that. The health centre is well equipped and functional. Breakfast has wide variety and i especially loved the highly nutritional freshly squeezed fruit... More 

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56 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Stayed here for three nights. The hotel was built in the nineties and probably never renovated. It looks somewhat outdated and in desperate need of renovations. Having said that, its the people who make the difference and the staff here certainly do. Warm welcome and friendly staff all over: Front Desk, Restaurants, Bars and Maid Service. The food is excellent... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

Avarage African business hotel. Of course it would have been nice though to swim in the pool after working day, but it was not unfortunately possible. I hope they got the pool ready at the soonest. Please try excellent ginger drink at the breakfast (otherwise the breakfast nothing special).

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 via mobile

I liked to day at Africana, staff are friendly and helpful. The health centre is very good and super well equipped ! They also have the best steam room ever. Ask the local user how to bring up the temperature!! The hotel was nice and the breakfast good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

one of the big hotels in Kampala that offers typical African foods through out the day and good restaurant manager(JOHNSON) and staff It was a worth visit with my family we enjoyed.The F&B Manager is ready together with his team is ready to listen to whatever suggestions you have to give. be it from what corner of the world he... More 

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Honefoss, Norway
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55 reviews 55 reviews
20 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Had 5 nights 9 years ago. Liked it a lot! Very good service, room were nice and buffet in the garden were lovely! It is a nice pool area if you want to swim. Everything are in short distance from the hotel.

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