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AFEX Juba

Hai Malakal, alongside River Nile, Juba, South Sudan
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Nairobi, Kenya
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35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had travelled to Juba on business and was setup at the Afex camp next to the Nile - it was a great experience. They really treated me well! I was setup in one of the hard units and it was excellent. The staff were good, friendly and helpful. The camp had visible security and a great view of the... More 

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Thank you for taking the time share your experience. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to hosting you again! More 

Bergen, Norway
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31 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Hotel for one night. In the reception I was received by a polite person who showed me the way to the room. The room was clean and simple, and had good space, refrigerator and anything else you can expect. Even a microwave . However, the "kitchen area" is clearly not meant for preparing anything else then... More 

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Thank you for taking the time share your experience. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to hosting you again! More 

London
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

My favourite place to stay in Juba - the view in the morning as the sun comes up over breakfast is wonderful. The staff always make you feel welcome and there are lots of interesting people passing through. Mexican night is a favourite. Management cutbacks are kicking in, however. The buffet has gone and the new menu is not flexible.... More 

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GM_AFEX, General Manager at AFEX Juba, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time share your experience. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and have taken your comments into consideration. Happy to say there are many more options available on the menu! Look forward to hosting you again! More 

Juba, South Sudan
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25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Security, security, security.... run by a great team, with fantastic rooms, mozzie nets, very good dining selections. The bar is well stocked, very good service and a view of the Nile that doesn't leave you wanting.... Easily the best and most secure place to stay if you are a visitor/contractor etc... Couldn't fault it at all...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Spent almost 7 weeks here and enjoyed it a great deal. Nothing fancy here but great staff (very attentive, great general manager), great internet, and great TV. Nice view of the Nile from the restaurant area. The rooms are big and clean with a small kitchenette (microwave no stove). The restaurant is good not great but they do try to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Have just had 3 fantastic weeks with Afex staff at there riverside camp. Accommodation is great with dstv, wifi;and on suite facilities. The Riverside restaurant is going through a transformation at present with a new a la carte menu to compliment there themed nights which run every night. This is 1 of the safest and secure places to stay in... More 

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Dubai
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This place is excellent and very well secured. It is also very close to the airport. It serves buffet for breakfast and dinner which are excellent. The restaurant is just by the river Nile so it's a great spot to hang out. You can also smoke 'shisha'! Rooms are cosy with air-con, little kitchenette, DSTV, Wi-Fi etc.. This is not... More 

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Thank you for taking the time share your experience. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to hosting you again! More 

Jacksonville, Florida
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58 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Anyone who has been to Juba knows that the selection of places to stay is dictated as much by satey as it is by comfort. Let's face it, you're not selecting from a choice of 5 star hotels. Be that as it may, AFEX is by far the best choice in my opinion. The security of the compound is excellent.... More 

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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Been to da Vincci along the nile river. Almost the same setting. Food selection include indian and chinese. Had some biryani and fried rice. Good taste. the waiting time a bit long, may be due to large group of 8. The cheese nan is ok. The close proximity to airport allow you to view the plane taking off or landing... More 

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Kampala, Uganda
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Stayed in this hotel for 8 months...it is a great and the best place to be in Juba. You have the view of the Nile River while eating your meals. The meals are excellent, I gain weight while staying in this hotel because of their buffet meals. The desserts are very delicious. The service is punctual, the staff will take... More 

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