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The Acacia Mall

Open Now: 8:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 12:30 AM
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Best mall in Kampala

This mall is easily the best mall in Kampala. It is very westernised and being a Brit I found most... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
983barryw
via mobile
The centre of a vibey neighbourhood

The maal itself does not offer much to tourists, one or two interesting shops, but on the whole its... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
uncleESS
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14 Oct 2018
“Best mall in Kampala”
3 Sep 2018
“The centre of a vibey neighbourhood”
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

This mall is easily the best mall in Kampala. It is very westernised and being a Brit I found most stuff I needed in this one place. It is a bit pricey than other places but it definitely the place to go. The cafe downstairs...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Wow if you are really looking for a one stop for all your shopping needs, then Acacia mall is the place from shops, cafes, salons, movie cinemas, to network service centers, its very clean awesome parking 🅿

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

The maal itself does not offer much to tourists, one or two interesting shops, but on the whole its is geared towards residents of Kampala. The mall has some good resturants and cafes, but the best thing is the surrounding streets where there are several...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank uncleESS
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Good location for everything banking, recreation, eating out and also has a movie theatre. On the downside, it gets overcrowded when the kids are on school breaks/ holiday. Secure parking although the check out machines for paid parking always break down. Awesome mall design and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank JoyceOkila
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

The architectural design is simple but lovely. Interior space and ambience is lovely. Shops and restaurants are fantastic. Was not able to visit the gymnasium. Cinema is fantastic. Handii Indian restaurant is a nice place to have a meal especially on the terrace.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank davidwozei
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Strategically located, this mall offers a good variety of shops, restaurants. The cinema is also up to date with the new releases. Can get extremely busy during Sunday afternoons and sometimes parking can become an issue.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Ayo78
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Not really worth going there, seems big but there's nothing inside, not any interesting shops, just overpriced crap from China...the café looks goods but I was not in. On contrary, there's a very nice souvenir shop next to the shopping mall - the Banana Boat.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank mvana2016
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

One of the best places where you can go, take a place and taste some ici cream or cake or coffee is Acacia Mall. It’s clean and with air conditioning.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank NizarS2466
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

We felt safe visiting Acacia mall because there was lots of tourists. There is a lot of restaurants and shops. There is a cinema with cheap movies as well

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Luke S
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Great place with great variety of good and drink choices. Somewhat pricy by Ugandan standards but very very good

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Simon C
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Kwagala T
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Response from JoyceOkila | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but wheel chair access within the cinema is quite difficult because or the stairs. You would be limited to the front row.
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