Cheap Hotels in Kampala

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What is Kampala Like for Cheap Hotels?

There are lots of ways to visit Kampala for a bargain price. For example, you might want to put on your walking shoes, grab a free map, and venture out to a side of this destination where money isn't the only thing that matters. Take a photo at The Acacia Mall and Uganda Golf Course for some great memories without a hefty price tag. Our choice of affordable hotels makes Kampala a favorite among budget-conscious travelers searching for a vacation to remember. has 22 cheap Kampala hotels to choose from, you're sure to find something you like!

What Are Some of the Best Cheap Hotels in Kampala? travelers' top Kampala budget hotel picks:

    Prestige Hotel Suites Kampala

    3.5-star hotel
    • Free parking • Free WiFi • 24-hour fitness center • Bar • Outdoor pool

    Namayiba Park Hotel

    City-center Kampala hotel with bar
    • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Spa

    The Explorers Hub

    3-star B&B
    • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Bar

    Ewaka Guesthouse and Backpackers - Hostel

    1.5-star hostel
    • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Terrace • Garden • 24-hour front desk

    Ravens Hotel

    2.5-star hotel
    • Free WiFi • 24-hour front desk

What Are the Best Things to See and Do in Kampala?

You'll be able to find lots of places to explore in Kampala while staying within budget. Take a look at these sightseeing opportunities in the area, some of which you can appreciate while being mindful of your wallet.

    Museums & Art Galleries
  • Ndere Cultural Centre
  • Uganda National Museum
  • Destreet Art Gallery

  • Shopping
  • The Acacia Mall
  • Kisementi
  • Owino Market/Kampala

  • Sights & Landmarks
  • Uganda Golf Course
  • Kasubi Tombs
  • Rubaga Cathedral

How to find the best cheap hotels in Kampala


✅  There are lots of cheap hotels available in Kampala in 2023. What's more, our rewards program makes Kampala hotels an even better choice for travelers on a budget. 

✅  Whether you're looking for a hostel, apart-hotel or Bed & Breakfast, there's something for every type of traveler in Kampala on – use the helpful search filters to find some of the cheapest hotels in Kampala for your budget-friendly stay. 

✅  You'll find lots of cheap hotels in Kampala – with With so many choices, we recommend you use the search filter for price limits to narrow down your options. 

✅  The best time of year for an affordable vacation to Kampala is during low season. This is when fewer people visit and there is a wider range of cheap Kampala hotels available.  

✅  There are plenty of things to see and do in Kampala on a budget! From exploring the city's iconic landmarks and museums to enjoying the great outdoors and local parks, there is something for everyone in Kampala. 

✅  If you're looking to travel to Kampala on a budget, there are plenty of ways to save. One option is to consider booking your travel during off-peak times when prices for flights, hotels, and attractions may be lower. Another option is budget-friendly transportation, such as local public transportation like buses or trains. 

✅  To find the great budget hotels in Kampala for families, use our "Family friendly" filter under the "Travel experience" header. This will filter for family-friendly accommodation essentials.  

*Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


Frequently asked questions

What inexpensive motels can I choose from in Kampala?
Paradise Executive Motel , SamWeb Bed and Breakfast and Angel Motel are among the best-rated motels by fellow travelers for a budget-friendly stay. In addition, you’ll find 7 motels to choose from on our site.
What hotels do others recommend for an inexpensive vacation in Kampala?
Fellow guests love the following budget-friendly hotel: Perfect and Precise Motel when they travel to Kampala.
Can I book a vacation rental for my stay in Kampala?
You can browse 167 vacation home choices on our site. Additionally, you’ll find 431 apartments and 12 condos.
Can I book a hostel in Kampala?
You may want to consider Africa Treasures Home - Hostel, Shine Country Resort Hotel - Hostel and The Fat Cat Backpackers, which are among the best-rated hostels by fellow travelers. You can also take a look at all 7 hostels on our site.
Where can I get a good free breakfast at a cheap Kampala hotel?
Other travelers savored the free breakfast at these three budget hotels: Jokas Hotel, Bativa Hotel and Seb Hotel.
Where can I stay on a budget for my business trip to Kampala?
Others on a business trip who are looking to save money recommend these affordable accommodations: Jokas Hotel, Ravens Hotel and Ntinda Bypass Hotel.
What areas in Kampala should I consider for a budget trip?
If you’re hoping for an inexpensive vacation, the areas where you’ll find the most affordable hotels are Central Kampala, Bukoto and Lubowa.

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