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Hotel Africana

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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Copenhagen, Denmark
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is great, fantastic rooms, awesome swimmingpool, fitnesscenter, nice food and the staff are great. BUT - next door is some sort of an open discoteque playing extremely loud music - so if your room is faced to the wrong side (with an awesome view of Kampala) you should not expect much quiet sleep - even on the 10th... More 

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Heuvelland, België
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all : hotels in Kampala are expensive, compared with European cities, and Africana isn't an exception. Although, you might get a good price if you stay there for a while, like I did. I stayed the first 2 weeks of May 2015 and just got back home, all memories fresh in mind. * staff : SUPER ! Almost... More 

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chennai
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

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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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

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
8 helpful votes 8 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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93 reviews 93 reviews
35 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 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
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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danbenjoseph
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123 reviews 123 reviews
56 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 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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espoo
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
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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18 reviews 18 reviews
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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