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African Roots Guest House

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 28 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

Thank Climbergwg
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This cute little guest house is my home away from home when I am travelling in and out of Uganda. The staff are so lovely and very willing to help in any way they can. No matter what time my flight gets in or what...More

Thank BreeMonahan
Reviewed 18 October 2017

When I first arrived at Entebbe Airport, African Roots driver Charles met me just outside the exit, holding up a piece of cardboard with my name on it in the middle of a sea of strangers' faces. From that moment on I felt safe and...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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US$58 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$58 - US$195 (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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"veranda room is best if staying for more than a couple of nights"
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