Things to do in Kampala

Uganda’s Entebbe International Airport Opens, International Flights in Uganda Resume

Yesterday, on 20th Sep 2020, President Yoweri Museveni announced that Uganda’s Entebbe International Airport will open but he did not give an opening date. From the news circulating in the media and the flight schedules put out by Uganda’s Civil Aviation Authority, flights appear to resume on 1st October 2020.   The main points noted

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Update: Uganda’s Entebbe Airport to potentially re-open on 1st October 2020

Following on from our previous post where the prospects of re-opening Uganda’s Entebbe International airport seemed bleak, we now have some good news. The national task force armed with advising the government has recommended that the International airport of Uganda in Entebbe be opened as long as it is operating with strict standard operating procedures

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Update on the COVID19 situation in Uganda (to book a safari/hotel/travel to Uganda or not)

Until recently, Uganda was doing quite well at containing the COVID19 virus and Uganda had zero deaths. Uganda was fast to implement a lockdown as soon as the first few cases of COVID19 arrived in Uganda via Entebbe airport.  Despite Uganda’s best efforts, the virus got out of hand and is now rapidly spreading within

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We are now open!

We are excited to announce that our doors are now open and we are looking forward to welcoming you! We have put into place several measures to ensure your safety while you stay at our hotel in Kampala.     On arrival, we temperature check all visitors for fever and look out for any symptoms

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Shutting our Kampala Hotel doors until further notice – COVID-19 Corona Virus

Following the ban of public transportation imposed by President Museveni, we have had to take the decision to close our doors until further notice.  This is in addition to the fact that Uganda now has 33 cases of the Corona Virus. We have been monitoring the spread of the Corona virus in countries already affected

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President Museveni Bans all public transport in Uganda for 14 days after Corona Virus Cases increase

On 25th March 2020, the number of corona virus cases in Uganda increased from 8 to 14 cases. Our president of Uganda, His Excellency President Museveni, gave a presidential address to tackle this situation.   In order to prevent further spread of the corona virus, all public transport has been banned for 14 days effective

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Celebrate the Easter Weekend 2020 in Kampala

The Easter weekend is a welcome break after the first quarter of the year. Work is generally very hectic in the first 3 months of the year with businesses implementing new goals and starting off the year with a bang. The Easter weekend is a great time to finally wind down, spend some time with

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G77 Summit 2020 venue Uganda Kampala

We in Uganda, are very excited about hosting the G77 Summit 2020, also referred to as the 3rd South Summit Uganda. It is the first time that the G77 summit is being held in Africa, and we couldn’t be prouder that Uganda was chosen as the host destination.   G77 Summit 2020 Venue The G77

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Coffee Shops/Cafes to try around our Kampala Hotel

  We have highlighted the best coffee shops/cafes to try around us during your stay with us below. Happy exploring!   Karveli: This has to be our favourite coffee shop pick located only 2 minutes down the road from our hotel. Simply exit our hotel, turn left, walk down the road for two minutes and

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Things to do in Kampala this November

Looking for fun things to do in Kampala this November? Check out our hotel’s top five picks this month:   Annual Arts and Culture Festival Uganda National Cultural Centre presents the Annual Arts and Culture Festival from 1st to 3rd November 2019 at Uganda National Cultural Centre (former National Theatre). Dont miss Symposia, Liveband, Art

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