African Roots Guesthouse

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
8 Left Lane, Manyago, Entebbe, Uganda
4.5 out of 5 rating 53 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at African Roots Guesthouse in Entebbe, you'll be near the beach, within a 5-minute drive of Lake Victoria and Entebbe Golf Club. This guesthouse is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Entebbe Botanical Garden and 2.1 mi (3.3 km) from Ugandan Wildlife Education Centre.


Make yourself at home in one of the 7 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional amenities at this guesthouse include concierge services and barbecue grills. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).


Satisfy your appetite for lunch, dinner, or brunch at the guesthouse's restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 6 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Kitubulu Forest and Beach - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Entebbe Botanical Garden - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Ugandan Wildlife Education Centre - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Entebbe Golf Club - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Lake Victoria - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Kabaka's Palace - 31.9 km / 19.8 mi
Gaddafi National Mosque - 32.8 km / 20.4 mi
The Parliament of the Republic of Uganda - 33.2 km / 20.6 mi
Embassy of the United States - 33.5 km / 20.8 mi
Kibuli Mosque - 34 km / 21.1 mi
Rubaga Cathedral - 35.5 km / 22.1 mi
Buganda Parliament - 35.7 km / 22.2 mi
Kasubi Tombs - 36.8 km / 22.9 mi
Namirembe Cathedral - 38.1 km / 23.7 mi
Mulago Hospital - 39.8 km / 24.7 mi

The preferred airport for African Roots Guesthouse is Entebbe (EBB-Entebbe Intl.) - 9.2 km / 5.7 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • This property only accepts cash for all onsite payments.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 10.00 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Concierge services
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Braille or raised signage