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Welcome to Pearl of Africa Hotel

The Pearl of Africa Hotel is conveniently located 0.4 miles away from the center of Kampala, so you’re close to attractions and interesting dining options. This 5-star hotel offers a lot of features to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable.

About the Pearl of Africa Hotel

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Located on Nakasero Hill, the 24-storey Pearl of Africa Hotel is a sleek, upscale property on 14 acres. The hotel is also home to an impressive array of amenities. 

Aside from the obvious, there are three swimming pools, a spa, a fitness center and a ballroom of 740 square metres.

The Pearl of Africa also boasts a number of amenities, including free valet parking and a round-trip airport shuttle for a fee. It is also located near a number of important embassies. Actually, it is only a 5-minute walk from the French and Swedish embassies.

In fact, the hotel is situated on the top of Nakasero Hill, one of the original seven hills in Kampala. The hotel also has a few other features, including two tennis courts, a wellness center and two squash courts. 

In addition to being among the tallest buildings in Kampala, the Pearl of Africa Hotel is also Uganda’s tallest five-star hotel, making it a must-stay for visitors to the city

Hotel Location

Rooms available at the Pearl of Africa Hotel

Presidential Suite

  • 495 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 queen beds

Superior Double Room

Superior Double Room
  • 440 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Standard Twin Room

Standard Twin Room
  • 323 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 twin beds

Deluxe Double Room

Deluxe Double Room
  • 431 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Junior Suite

  • 528 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 queen bed

Standard Room

Standard Room
  • 323 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 queen bed

Deluxe Suite

  • 592 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 queen bed

Executive Suite

Executive Suite
  • 593 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 queen bed

Hotel Facilities and Amenities

  • Body thermometer
  • Breakfast in room
  • Cashless payment service
  • Daily disinfection in all rooms
  • Daily disinfection in common areas
  • Staff members wear face coverings
  • Free face masks
  • The guest room is sealed after it has been sanitized
  • Between stays, rooms are sanitized
  • Shared stationery removed
  • Doorman
  • Ironing service
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Smoke-free property
  • Bathrobes
  • Desk
  • Hair dryer
  • Mini bar
  • Satellite/cable channels
  • Toiletries
  • Coffee shop
  • Kitchen
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (24-hour)

Food and Dining

A quick bite to eat can be enjoyed at the Pearl of Africa Hotel’s 4 onsite restaurants, and a drink can be enjoyed at the hotel’s bars, which include a poolside bar and two bars/lounges. The hotel offers continental and halal breakfasts.

At Pearl of Africa, you can satiate your hunger any time of the day with 24-hour room service. Buffet breakfast is served daily from 6:30 to 10:30 a.m. for a fee. 

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Nearby Attractions

  1. Budongo Forest
  2. Maridadi Crafts
  3. Independence Monument
  4. Mayfair Casino & Club
  5. The South African Embassy is 100m away
  6. The Sudanese Embassy is a 3-minute walk
  7. Lubiri Palace 
  8. Gaddafi National Mosque

Reasons to Stay at Pearl of Africa Hotel

  1. This hotel was actually designed to cater to large international conferences and celebrations, and is a suitable fit for such events. 
  2. The hotel has a number of features, including an impressively large ballroom and a large meeting room. 
  3. The hotel also has a business center, which is impressive in its own right. It has a modern, stylish feel and features contemporary wooden furnishings.

Property Policies

  • When using existing bedding, up to two children between the ages of 6 and younger stay free in the same room as their parents or guardians.
  • Guestrooms may only be accessed by registered guests.
  • There are no pets allowed.
  • In the case of booking more than five rooms, different policies may apply and additional supplements may also be charged.

Frequently Asked Questions

When is Pearl of Africa Hotel’s check-in and check-out time?

This hotel has a check-in time of 2:00 PM and a check-out time of 12:00 PM. Check-in and check-out are subject to availability.

Guests checking in or out before or after these specified times may be charged a fee.

What is the address of the Pearl of Africa Hotel?

Pearl of Africa is located on plot 13 Bombo Rd in Kampala. A car park is available on-site for those who wish to drive their own cars.

It takes 23 minutes to reach Pearl of Africa Hotel via Nsambya Road (5.7 km), 26 minutes via Katwe Road/A109, and 29 minutes via Ggaba Road (7.4 km).

Does Pearl of Africa Hotel offer breakfast?

You can enjoy a buffet breakfast at the Pearl of Africa for a fee, which is available from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. You can also dine at the hotel’s on-site restaurant for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

How does Pearl of Africa Hotel handle smoking and pets?

No pets are permitted in the Pearl of Africa Hotel. Smoking is not permitted in any of its rooms or indoor areas.

Where are the closest restaurants to this Hotel?

The Pearl of Africa Hotel’s neighborhood, known as Kampala Central, is home to popular restaurants such as Arirang Korean Restaurant, The Fez Brasserie and Wine Bar, and Seven Seas at Sheraton Kampala.

Is there a popular shopping area near the Pearl of Africa?

Maridadi Crafts, Destreet Art Studio & Gallery, and Good Glass are among the shopping options in Pearl of Africa Hotel’s Kampala Central neighborhood.

How far is the Pearl of Africa Hotel from popular attractions?

There are many famous attractions within walking distance of this 5-star hotel, including the Independence Monument, Lubiri Palace and Gaddafi National Mosque.

Is there a popular natural sightseeing spot near the Pearl of Africa?

Uganda Wildlife Authority, located in the same Kampala Central area as the Pearl of Africa Hotel, is among the nearby natural attractions.