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J. Residence Motel

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Overview
Plot No. 704 Ave Maria Road Mpala / Near Nkumba University, Entebbe 00256 Uganda See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews hot shower entebbe airport a lovely place to stay home away from home taxi driver short drive next morning short notice long journey visit uganda rooms are spacious quiet location nice breakfast the food is great stayed nights few hours pineapple
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My mother and I have stayed at this accommodation twice now and were so happy with our room and the service at J Residence Motel. The room was spotless and very comfortable. The complimentary breakfast offered included various types of cereal, toast and fruit. The...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank livnd
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Really welcoming, safe clean motel. Nothing is too much trouble for them to help you with. Safe location. Food delicious and they will do, cook make anything you ask. Rooms are huge. Lovely quiet seating area. Had a great stay.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank philipt139
Response from Biba096, Team Leader at J. Residence MotelResponded November 29, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to note that our efforts did not go unnoticed! The pleasure is always ours! God bless as you give us another opportunity to host you!

Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We travel to Uganda frequently and always begin our trip with a night at the J Residence. Reliable collection at the airport and a very friendly welcome by John and his staff. Nice breakfast! Yet again Trip Advisor will not let me post until I...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Gareth M
Response from Biba096, Team Leader at J. Residence MotelResponded November 29, 2018

Taking your time off your ever busy schedule to write a review about Jresidence motel, is appreciated!. We at Jresidence simple look up and say:''Thank you God for your continued provisions'' Thank you for being our captive clientele,and your frequent stay at our modest 'petite'...More

Reviewed August 20, 2018

I've stayed in multiple hotels around Uganda, in Soroti, Gulu, and Kampala and J Residence Motel is by far my favourite. The rooms are very clean and comfortable. Some rooms even have refrigerators and hot water kettles (supplied with teas and biscuits). The lobby has...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Biba096, Team Leader at J. Residence MotelResponded September 4, 2018

It is only by HIS grace that we are able to do what we do,we give HIM all the glory!! We appreciate your detailed review of Jresidence motel,having made you a ''lone traveler'' feel at home. The staff are ecstatic to note that it is...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

This was a special find with a homey feel! The drivers and staff were helpful and kind. We had a tasty breakfast with a variety of fruits and juices for for us to choose from. We had a very comfortable and enjoyable stay!

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank bmuno
Response from Biba096, Team Leader at J. Residence MotelResponded August 18, 2018

We are delighted ,your review about breakfast is handy as we showcase the various local fruits . We appreciate you taking time off to review us. God Bless! as we await your next visit!

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About
Description
Our room rates are inclusive of free airport pick up and breakfast.We provide our guests with an atmosphere of a home away from home and offer Pre-Ordered home cooked meals,while browsing the internet using our More free WI-FI facility. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Hotel Style
Business
,
Best Value
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Hotel Style
Business
,
Best Value
Number of rooms
24
Price range
$43 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Uganda > Central Region > Entebbe
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Hotel Style
Business
,
Best Value
Number of rooms
24
Price range
$43 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Uganda > Central Region > Entebbe
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DANIELMUHUMUZA B
December 10, 2018|
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Response from Wendy C | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes there were nice warm showers and the wash rooms were very clean.
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Michael O
January 14, 2017|
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Response from Biba096 | Property representative |
i did quiet get your question?
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katieallen715
August 27, 2016|
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Response from Swaka_Lo_Mariah | Reviewed this property |
Hi Katiealle, Sorry to respond this late...I don't remember seeing bunk beds besid the double beds. and the rooms were about $50 per night, that was in January this year!
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"Great family business who aim to please."
damiand10
Oct 27, 2016
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"Rooms are dark but cool. Good in-room Wifi. Very clean and comfortable."
JessAnn2772
Mar 26, 2016
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"All rooms are good we were very happy with ours"
patsypoodle
Jan 21, 2016
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"Ask for room near reception to get good WIFI signal"
Pshrime
Aug 20, 2015
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