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Papaya Holiday Home

7 reviews
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7 bedrooms
8 bathrooms
20 guests
1 night minimum
Private Room
Our guesthouse is a charming 1990's home hosted in a beautiful home setting with large gardens in the residential area of Muyenga, Kampala. We have fantastic views of the city and a glimpse of Lake Victoria and the main city port, Port Bell all in the green Tank Hill suburb of Kampala. We are 5 minutes from Cafe Roma, Muyenga club, hotel international with health and fitness facilities, cosmopolitan restaurants, bars, cafes, stores and shops.We've recently extended, renovated and redecorated our family home offering our guests surely the cleanest, most spacious sun-drenched rooms and friendly professional service. We offer travellers to Africa another option of private dining with the opportunity of discovering new and wonderful flavours unique to Africa. EatwithAfrica is high quality ...Our guesthouse is a charming 1990's home hosted in a beautiful home setting with large gardens in the residential area of Muyenga, Kampala. We have fantastic views of the city and a glimpse of Lake Victoria and the main city port, Port Bell all in the green Tank Hill suburb of Kampala. We are 5 minutes from Cafe Roma, Muyenga club, hotel international with health and fitness facilities, cosmopolitan restaurants, bars, cafes, stores and shops.We've recently extended, renovated and redecorated our family home offering our guests surely the cleanest, most spacious sun-drenched rooms and friendly professional service. We offer travellers to Africa another option of private dining with the opportunity of discovering new and wonderful flavours unique to Africa. EatwithAfrica is high quality home dining, which offers foreign visitors to Africa an alternative to restaurant dining. It is a taste of Africa in authentic African homes. Book a table with our hobby chefs who are well travelled in Africa Europe Asia and America. All hostesses have been vetted to make sure food, homes and hosting skills meet criteria set by eatwithafrica. More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Paper Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
TV
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Secure Parking
Internet Access
Toaster
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Alarm Clock
Blender
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Good Nightlife
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Had a great stay here while in Kampala for work. The room was spacious with a comfortable bed, nice bathroom, good light. The service was friendly and personal and they helped us organise easy airport transfers. They serve a good breakfast with freshly brewed coffee!...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank 527alexeib
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Great views of Kampala's hills. The staff was very friendly, smiling and caring. The owner also cooked very tasty food too! Highly recommend!

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank AnnasSpa
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

It is placed in a very calm part of Kampala so your sleep will not be disturbed by musik or traffic. Florence, the owner, picks out only the best ingredients for the food so it is always safe to eat. Do try the mushroom soup...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank megaklant
florence996, VR Owner at Papaya Holiday Home, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you so much for reviewing Papaya Holiday home. We look forward to hosting you again when you next visit Kampal

Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Best place we have stayed in so far in africa, amazing staff, good sevice, clean and with good views. Rooms are perfect, best sleep we have had so far!More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank simonmahoney555
florence996, VR Owner at Papaya Holiday Home, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thanks for taking time to review your stay. The perfect score means a lot to staff and management at Papaya and will contribute to the progress of our business. We will continue to give the best service we can to all guests who chouse to...More

Reviewed 2 August 2016

Papaya Holiday Home was perfect for our large group! Florence and her staff were kind and accommodating, and the property was large, clean, and in a great location! It was the best rental home in Uganda we've stayed in! We will definitely be staying there...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank hdogg82
florence996, VR Owner at Papaya Holiday Home, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2016

What a joy for us to get a review like this one. Many thanks from all the staff of Papaya Holiday Home, not just for these wonderful comments but also for being true ambassadors of your faith during your visit to Uganda as well as...More

About the Owner
Florence O
Languages spoken:German, English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2013
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About the neighbourhood
Muyenga, at its peak, stands 4,285 feet (1,306 m) above sea level and is one of the highest points in the city of Kampala. . The hill commands expansive views of the city towards the north and the west. To the east and the south the predominant view is that of nearby Lake Victoria. While the location is not right in the centre of town, it is closely located to a strip of sprawling garden-setting restaurants, offering a wide range of food choices and a very relaxed experience (ranging from Italian, to Eritrean, Indian and Mexican.
Getting around
Getting around Muyenga is not difficult since the roads are good and there is not much traffic.Most of the guests who come to Papaya Holiday Home use uber to get transportation to take them around.
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