Banana Village a typical African Homestead Near Entebbe Airport
Budget Banana Village Eco-Resort – African Homestead near Entebbe – A feel of the African Countryside
Banana Village Eco-Resort – African Homestead near Entebbe Airport – yet it has the feel of being in the countryside. Not your typical place to stay arriving or leaving Uganda, it just might be one of your favorite place that unlike most Entebbe Hotels it has the feel, touch, look of authentic Africa.
Banana Village has the right price for a room just for you, from Shoestring to Budget in price – this affordable accommodation even has a great swimming pool, a children’s play area for those with families and in the large garden of 6 acres you will find an abundance of monkeys and birds. A truly out of the ordinary place to stay a day or two.
Enjoy Authentic Africa at Banana Village Eco-Resort.
It is your first visit to Africa, to Uganda and you need a hotel in Entebbe. Many of the hotels that you see online could be anywhere in the world, most are owned by people around the world such as the UK or Holland, some of the upmarket ones are part of International Hotel Chains like Marriott, you however do not want an International appearing Hotel, not even one that looks like it came out Colonial Times, you want to start your stay, your Safari in Uganda with an African Hotel – and Banana Village is just that – the dream of a Ugandan man who wanted to provide affordable lodging made reality.
Not many tour operators offer the Banana Village Eco-Resort – African Homestead near Entebbe as part of their Safari Itineraries – we do. Banana Village is just the right lodge for your introduction into Uganda.
Away from Entebbe (15 minute drive), from bustling Kampala it has that African Countryside feel to it. Banana Village Eco-Resort is a fusion of traditional African design in harmony with the surrounding sit
During the evening enjoy local and international dishes, you can learn how to prepare some of the local dishes, be warmed by an open fire while enjoy a drink from the bar. On the weekends buffets are served on the open-air terraces.
Away from busy roads you can experience the star-filled African night, hear sounds of cicadas making their own symphony as you looking the lightning over Lake Victoria.
Wake up to call of prayer from a nearby mosque along with the sounds of birds, crowing of roosters and the bark of a dog. Welcome to Africa – to Uganda as you wake up from your sleep at the Banana Village.
In typical African house style, the bar and restaurant offer blazing log fires and garden views, and an elegant yet relaxed ambience. Cuisine includes local and international dishes and weekend buffet events are held on the broad open-air terraces.
You have lots of choices – single rooms, double or twin, triple or quad in Bandas, the round African Huts There are also the newer Forest View Cabins. For Volunteer groups Dormitory style lodging is available…all of them at a most affordable price. Rooms come with overhead fans, mosquito nets for the beds. WiFi is available in the common areas such as restaurant, bar but not the rooms which is common in many of Uganda’s Lodges. No night stands- again common in Uganda. (The rooms are wheel-chair accessible)
Things to do while Staying at Banana Village:
- Walks to the Village – visits to Lake Victoria and nearby Forest
- You can play badminton, volleyball, swimming, darts or pool. Enjoy theselection of board games if desired.
- Learn some traditional cooking
- Bird watching, 100 species are found here.
- Watch the monkeys – do not feed them.
- Take a cultural tour of Entebbe.
- A children’s Play Area.
- Enjoy making crafts with the local women.
- Relax and chill out with a good book.
- Things to do and see in Entebbe
The Banana Village Eco-Resort – is affordable quality in a tranquil setting that will be perfect as you begin your Safari with us in Uganda. Good Food – welcoming service and only a short drive from Entebbe Airport.