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Bushpig Backpackers

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Overview
Plot 31 Acacia Avenue, Kampala Uganda See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Bar/Lounge
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All reviewsacacia mallfree wifi in the lobbyshared roomsbed dormpeace corps volunteersseparate timestop floorspanish omeletteplace to stayrooms are cleanwater pressurewalking distancerestaurant downstairscommon areasthe location is perfecttwo monthstoilet paper
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Reviewed 5 days ago

One of the fortunate things about living in Africa is that you begin to appreciate places where they actually care about customer service. Coming from the USA, most places are catered to the customer, in Africa, in my experience, this is mostly the opposite. The...More

Thank Curtis S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always a relaxing place to enjoy cold beer tasty foods all at low costs very clean and well run Very casual with a good mix of local people and expats can get busy at weekends.. They play good tunes to

Thank Pat J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Getting a nice salad is not an easy task in Kampala but I remember eating a pretty nice one in this nice backpacker hotel/restaurant. The meals really differ from the average restaurant so I guess it is worth the try.

Thank BrunoBee
Reviewed 16 August 2018

I absolutely adore Bushpig! As a young person who was working in Uganda for the summer, I stayed there off and on for the bulk of this past summer 2018. I really had the greatest time I connected with the staff in both the hostel...More

Thank Bre B
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Second time at Bushpig, and again spending a good moment. It is clean, the workers are vert nice, the restaurant is good and proposes European food. That allows to not feel too lost as a tourist ;-) Sadly the wifi does not allow social medias...More

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Bushpig Backpacker Hostel is located in central Kampala, a short walk from Acacia Mall and Kisementi and close to downtown. We offer a range of accommodation to fit all backpacker and midrange ...More budgets, with dormitories, singles, twins, triples and self-contained double rooms all available at the city's best prices. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Golf course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Location
Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Location
Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
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Traveller (36)
Room & Suite (8)
Dining (4)
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"If you prefer privacy, go for the double rooms"
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"just ask the staff they'll help you choose (double, self contained, dorm. single, etc)"
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