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J. Residence Motel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

J's motel is a warm, comfortable place that immediately makes you feel at home. Airport pick up was on time and by a vibrant driver who gives you a mini orientation of Uganda and the area around the airport. The motel is clean, well serviced, comfortable accommodation and very well maintained. Breakfast was good and sufficient enough. I travelled as...

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Biba096, Team Leader at J. Residence Motel, responded to this review

''Asante Sana'' The pleasure was all ours! Meeting your expectations with a homely feel is rewarding to J residence and it's entire staff. ''Asante Sana Tena'' for taking your time to review us.

Reviewed 30 November 2016

I love staying at J's Residence upon arrival at Entebbe airport. It is clean, comfortable, and safe. I can relax and sleep after several days of travel. The room is great and the service is exceptional. I recommend it and will stay there over and over again. As a woman travelling alone, I appreciate the security and the sense of...

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Biba096, Team Leader at J. Residence Motel, responded to this review

And we loved to host you! Thank you for taking your time to write a review about us. The team at jresidencemotel appreciate your kind words and look forward to your future visits.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The specialized personal service, the delicious food, the simple decorated and comfortable room made me write a review for the first time in Trip advisor. I stayed at j. residence for 3 great nights. The TV has good channels, the WIFI was fast, the food was delicious, the bathroom was clean with essential bath amenities, the room has fan which...

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Biba096, Team Leader at J. Residence Motel, responded to this review

We at Jresidence motel are glad to have made your stay memorable and you felt at home. Our switch from communal DSTV to pay per View Channels with individual decoders have paid off to ensure that each guest has their own selection . We are glad to note that our home cooked meals delighted you. We are looking forward to...

Bujumbura, Burundi
Reviewed 10 November 2016

As I arrived in Entebbe at 01:00 am, I found the hotel driver waiting for me at the airport. The hotel is located near the airport and very neat, clean, and comfortable. The bed is okay for a good sleep, and the breakfast is superb with fresh fruit, juice, cereal, bread, coffee, and egg. If you plan to travel from...

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Biba096, TEAM LEADER at J. Residence Motel, responded to this review

Your review about jresidencemotel is much appreciated. Budget, friendly and the best bargains ever, even those affiliated with jresidencemotel is what we are all about,it's gratifying to know that you experienced all the above first hand. As we look forward to host you again and again.

Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Have been met at Entebbe airport by John many times over the years. The service is to be highly recommended. Very comfortable hotel with friendly staff. Will use again on our next visit without hesitation.

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Biba096, Team Leader at J. Residence Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at jresidencemotel as your preferred stop over and gateway out of Ugandan, hosting you over and over again has been with ease and grace simply because of your repetitiveness ''THANK YOU '' it goes to show that what we had set out to do and continue doing is making a mark in it's own petite way.

Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is my very first post on Tripadvisor. The reason I log on is that the J. Residence Motel took very good care of our team of doctors and nurses from Canada. We were 7 people with 21 bags of luggage. The nice owner and his staff brought two vans to pick us up. The room was clean, quiet, with...

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Biba096, TEAM LEADER at J. Residence Motel, responded to this review

Reviews like these echoes to the team at jresidencemotel to continue fine tuning as humanly possible. Having your team at jresidencemotel is an example of humanity in motion,your continued presence gives us the much needed push to propel us to greater heights in terms of excellence. We appreciate your review as we look forward to many more visits whilst in...

Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

A little Motel with clean and nice rooms, a good breakfast and a wonderful service! Everybody is so friendly there! i had a really nice time there and i will come back when I visit Uganda again! ;) Thank you so much!

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Biba096, TEAM LEADER at J. Residence Motel, responded to this review

''Karibu Tena'' we are glad that your stay was comfortable in our petite motel. Thank you for your review as we look forward to your more visits.

Reviewed 6 September 2016

Our stay was delightful. The hotel shuttle from the airport was right on time and we connected without any trouble. The room was clean and well-maintained. All staff were extremely helpful and cheerful. All in all, I'd say it's a great value and conveniently located near the airport.

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Biba096, TEAM LEADER at J. Residence Motel, responded to this review

Simplicity with a hint of plus here and there... Thank you for your review,we set out to meet guest crucial needs and we are glad that we are achieving that. As we look forward to your many many visits.

Exeter
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here the night before flying out of Entebbe which worked very well. A airport shuttle was provided free of charge and was timely. The receptionist/waiter/barman Lawrence was excellent, really nice, helpful and efficient. Room was great, good bed with good mosquito net, kettle, TV with DSTV channels (no DSTV while we were there as they hadn't renewed their...

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Biba096, TEAM LEADER at J. Residence Motel, responded to this review

Your detailed review is appreciated: This helps the petite motel to improve or add on certain areas to make guest stay more comfortable. It's unfortunate about DSTV subscription during your stay,this has been sorted out,any inconvenience caused during your stay by this is regrettable. Being a family run Bed and Breakfast we were not set out for a restaurant ,one...

Kampala, Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I booked in at this hotel because I was on a late flight and I didn't want to risk traveling to Kampala after 03:00 A.M. The price they quoted included picking me up from the airport, bed and breakfast. They scored 100% on all the services that they promised to deliver. I was picked up from the airport by the...

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Biba096, Team Leader at J. Residence Motel, responded to this review

Your candid review is appreciated. Thank you for your vote of confidence in jresidencemotel. As we strive to be better in our own little way.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 free WI-FI facility. ... more   less 

Additional Information about J. Residence Motel

Address: Plot No. 704 Ave Maria Road | Mpala / Near Nkumba University, Entebbe 00256, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Central Region > Entebbe
Price Range: ₹ 3,345 - ₹ 4,096 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
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