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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 10 May 2016

I stayed here for two weeks . Its true the rooms were not locking properly so don't keep any valuables. The breakfast is basic, they did not really cook lunch but the street food on the dirt way to the place is really good. It Can be rnoisy due to some churches or bars nearby. I found one of the...

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Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I made an impromptu one night visit to Kampala and needed an inexpensive, safe, clean place to stay with a hot shower. Etana was it! The staff are friendly, jolly and happy to lend a hand. We opted not to eat there and went to Kabira Country Club for dinner.

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Thank kananu m
Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 19 April 2015

I have stayed at Etana (Bukoto) a few times. It's fine but nothing great. Clean but tiny rooms, no restaurant, TV with three channels, very loud and doors that only occasionally lock. Unfortunately, the last time I stayed at Etan it went horribly and I will never stay there again, nor would I recommend anyone stay there. I checked in...

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4Thank Abwooli2014
Jinotega, Nicaragua
Reviewed 10 August 2014

I stayed at Etana Motel for 2 weeks on a work trip to Kampala. I should mention - there are 2 Etana Motels owned by Bruno - one is in Bukoto (city centre) and one is in Mengo - so on 2 different sides of the city. The photographs on this page are actually of both the motels. I stayed...

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2Thank La Bastilla E
Reviewed 23 July 2014

This is a budget motel but has much to offer. It is safe and clean, there is hot water, wifi and excellent staff, they serve alcohol and cold drinks and it is great value at $30 per night! The motel is a set in a quiet oasis in a gated compound about 40 minutes walk from the city centre in...

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Reviewed 22 June 2014 via mobile

Stayed at Etana for a week. What you see on the photos is what you get. The staff is friendly and the accommodation affordable and very clean. The rooms can lock and its the perfect stay for people that is looking for quality affordable accommodation in kampala. I will definitely be staying here again when I visit Kampala.

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2Thank marioeybers
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 31 October 2013

Small , Cozy, and in a nice location - about 15 - 20 mins into town. Lots of beautiful Hill side scenery to enjoy. Was here for a business Trip and it's such an ideal place for one with business motives. I wouldn't recommend it for leisure, however if couples / singles need a place to crash as they go...

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1Thank NeueAngy
Reviewed 21 July 2013

Spent a night at Etana with my husband and baby..On the UPSIDE;Clean rooms,hot water,finely done Interior, okay breakfast,very helpful night guard. Downside : dusty road leading to the motel, the rooms are small hence not ideal for family.

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2Thank Wairi01
Ireland
Reviewed 24 February 2013

Nice,clean option in the suburbs of Kampala. Rooms are as seen on the website and have satellite TV. There are a selection of good restaurants about a 10 minute walk away from the hotel. ATM available in the country club which is a further couple of mins up the road. Pick-up to/from Entebbe is $30.

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Thank munsteremerald
KAMPALA
Reviewed 27 July 2012

The service was excellent and the staff are helpful, i was offered free cab service from and to the airport. The cleanliness is superb, rooms are cleaned every morning by the cleaning staff, the motel is also located only 20 minutes from the city centre. Its also suitable for people travelling in groups en route to camping and those visiting...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Etana Motel offers a relatively cheap, safe, and high quality accommodation experience for all travelers. Within ten minutes of Kampala's city centre in Bukoto, the Etana Motel has proved to be very popular with both backpackers n guests looking for a longer stay in the area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Etana Motel

Address: Frobel Road | Bukoto, Kampala 256, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
Price Range: RM155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“I think some of the rooms have hot water and some don't - so make sure you ask for a room with hot water if you don't want a cold shower!”
 of 5 bubbles RachelD951, 10 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Ask for 'self contained'”
 of 5 bubbles tdrspring, 22 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Carry warm jersy/ leggings for nights. Eating out is mote rewarding.”
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 of 5 bubbles NeueAngy, 31 Oct 2013 | Read review
“The top floor rooms give you a better view of the environment.”
 of 5 bubbles 904ANDREWM, 27 Jul 2012 | Read review
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