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African Roots Guest House

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  • Excellent78%
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  • Average1%
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All reviewsguest houselake victoriathese ladiessuperfriendly staffshort walkbanana pancakesthe great reviewsbotanical gardensroom was very clean and comfortablefelt safe and welcomelarge balconyplace to stayhome away from homeentebbe airportdelicious dinnergreat wifiwithin walking distance
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This guesthouse really treats you as a guest, we felt really welcome. Friendliest staff, spacious room and really nice breakfast. They were super helpful with finding our way around town (when we were going to the wrong boat dock for our trip they really saved...More

Thank Ravi D
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Stayed here for 5 nights while working in Uganda. What a great hotel. Rooms are very clean, bed is comfortable, good wifi and the staff are lovely people. I stayed in room 5, I think this may be the best room as it has a...More

Thank marksluman2018
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Lovely staff, clean and comfortable rooms, good food, excellent location ( a few minutes walk to lakeside cafes). good wifi. The staff could not possibly be more helpful (stocking my favourite beer, giving lifts for short journeys, daily newspaper etc). We had the room with...More

Thank DavidJohnClose
Reviewed 14 November 2017

I had 2 nights at African Roots before my 12 day tour of Uganda and another night at the end before flying back to the UK. There are so many positives about AR GuestHouse: they provide free transfer to/from the Airport, exceptionally welcoming Staff who...More

Thank piedwagtail
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

This is my third visit to The ARGH and I couldn’t be more pleased. My room was very clean and comfortable, the staff, friendly, and their location to the airport, convenient. The breakfast served the following morning was quite tasty. Bottom line is this is...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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US$ 57 - US$ 107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 57 - US$ 107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Claudia H
28 March 2017|
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Response from wtkuehnl | Reviewed this property |
Yes, just let them know at African Roots when your plane arrives and they will be waiting with your name on a sign :-) . the hotel is only 10 minutes from the airport and you'll be snug in bed before you know it. They also... More
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sara m
14 December 2016|
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Response from AFRICANROOTSGH-COM | Property representative |
Dear Sara, Thanks for your enquiry. Yes we do offer X1 complimentary airport transfer if booking is made directly with the Guesthouse. it can be a pick or a drop off. Let us know what dates your interested in staying with... More
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LuRhe S
26 November 2016|
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Response from AKCarlow | Reviewed this property |
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