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    J. Residence Motel

    Plot No. 704 Ave Maria Road | Mpala / Near Nkumba University, Entebbe 00256, Uganda
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    Traveller (15)
    Room & Suite (10)
    Dining (4)
    • Excellent72%
    • Very good24%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “entebbe airport” (16 reviews)
    “hot shower” (10 reviews)
    “nice house” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Free Airport Transportation
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    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 133 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Had to unexpectedly overnight in Entebbe due to a cancelled flight. As always, it was like a home away from home. John picked me up at the airport and waited patiently as I sorted out some SIM card issues at the airport kiosk for Airtel....More

    Thank Peggy L
    Reviewed 23 July 2017

    I've stayed at J Residence 5 times. It is my go-to location for my trips to Uganda. The food is great, the wifi is free, and the showers are hot. Even though I only visit Uganda once or twice a year, the staff remembers me....More

    Thank 1HonestDude
    Response from Biba096, Team Leader at J. Residence MotelResponded 27 July 2017

    Your choice of making Jresidence Motel your go to location whilst in Uganda ,does speak volumes hence your being our captive clientele. It is only by HIS grace that we are able to do, in our own petite way and we are glad that we...More

    Reviewed 28 April 2017

    For the sixth consecutive year, the volunteer team that I lead stayed at JResidence the first night that we arrived at Entebbe Airport. The motel management team of John and Habiba are very helpful and flexible. Very nice room for the price, and the breakfast...More

    Thank Paul P
    Response from Biba096, TEAM LEADER at J. Residence MotelResponded 12 June 2017

    It is always an honour for us at Jresidence to have the opportunity to keep host you and your team , you do make a difference to the communities and beyond and it's all by God's Grace. Thank you for taking your time to review...More

    Reviewed 22 March 2017

    JResidence was a lovely place to stay while in Entebbe. The rooms are very comfortable with full amenities provided. This was the comfiest bed I slept in during my stay in Uganda! The showers were warm (not hot), wifi was strong, breakfast included was good,...More

    Thank Caitlin P
    Response from Biba096, TEAM LEADER at J. Residence MotelResponded 12 June 2017

    Your candid review brought a smile to my face ,and yes pipping hot showers along the equator may be a little bit steamy...But we can always adjust to your liking next time you are around,do not hesitate to ask the possibility of adjustment. We appreciate...More

    Reviewed 7 February 2017

    John and his family are awesome hosts. They do free airport pickups and John is always there to meet us. This is a Ugandan family owned business and they provide us the best service we've ever received anywhere in the world. And we travel a...More

    Thank Barb-Bryan H
    Response from Biba096, Team Leader at J. Residence MotelResponded 16 March 2017

    Your review warmed our hearts ... in our own petite way with a big heart''Thank you'' for taking your time to review us, John and the family now surely know that it's is achievable! ''Karibu tena'' Uganda!

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    • Entebbe
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    Michael O
    15 January 2017|
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    Response from Biba096 | Property representative |
    i did quiet get your question?
    27 August 2016|
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    Response from Swaka_Lo_Mariah | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Katiealle, Sorry to respond this late...I don't remember seeing bunk beds besid the double beds. and the rooms were about $50 per night, that was in January this year!
    23 June 2015|
    Response from Biba096 | Property representative |
    No but free standing fans
    Room Tips
    "Great family business who aim to please."
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    "Rooms are dark but cool. Good in-room Wifi. Very clean and comfortable."
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    "All rooms are good we were very happy with ours"
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    "Ask for room near reception to get good WIFI signal"
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