Located in Western Uganda, Mbarara City is one of the most beautiful and newly created cities. Mbarara city is strategically located in an area where tourists can easily connect to tourist destinations/sites such as Lake Mburo National Park, Equator crossing at Kayabwe, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Igongo Cultural Centre, and others. 

While on a safari or business trip in Mbarara city, there are plenty of accommodation options to consider for overnight stay and they range from budget to luxury.

Best Hotels in Mbarara City

Triangle Hotel

Triangle Hotel is a comfortable hotel facility set along Mbarara city –Masaka highway and from Lake Mburo National Park, it is accessible about 38km from Kasese airstrip, about 168km. 

This is one of the most exceptional hotel properties located in the heart of Western Uganda and comes with remarkable charm and a refreshing relaxation environment. 

This cosy hotel facility has several amazing amenities/facilities and services including an outdoor swimming pool, a garden, free private parking, and a shared lounge. Comfortable rooms fitted with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, free toiletries, a fridge, a shower, spa & wellness centre, 2 restaurants, a desk, a kettle, kitchenette and oven, a minibar, fitness centre, and all units consist of a wardrobe. 

The guest rooms comprise Executive suites, a Family room, a Special deluxe and a Presidential Suite. At Hotel Triangle accommodation is at its best accompanied by the best meals. While here, expect to enjoy a full English or Irish breakfast, African cuisines, Caribbean and American cuisines, dairy-free and gluten-free options upon request, etc. 

Agip Motel

Suitably located in Western Uganda, Agip Motel is without a doubt a perfect place to make a stop for a night stay while en route to the Southwestern side of the country or on a business/leisure trip in Mbarara city.

 Agip Motel is popular for its friendly and fast service delivery and is a complete facility with well-trained staff and comfortable rooms. It is an excellent place for all holidaymakers, international travellers and families on vacation. 

Agip Motel comes with refreshing surroundings, especially from its nearby small bamboo forest. As you relax, enjoy the melodious bird songs of varied bird species in Uganda. Guest rooms at Agip Motel comprise Executive suite rooms with a capacity of 2 adults, 2 children and this is fitted with a desk, king bed, chair, and TV, etc; Double room. Facilities/amenities/services that make up Agip Motel; 24/7 front desk service, laundry at additional charge, meeting facilities, restaurant and fully stocked bar, etc.

Igongo Cultural Hotel

Accessible within a 20-minute drive from Lake Mburo National Park and 100m on the Mbarara-Kampala highway, Igongo Cultural Hotel is a must-stop spot for lunch for guests en route to Bwindi or Mgahinga, Queen Elizabeth National Park or on a leisure trip to Mbarara. 

At Igongo Country Hotel and Cultural Centre, guests experience a mix of culture and adventure with world-class accommodation. 

Igongo is a luxurious property built with a unique design offering an impressive look and has blend of luxury and comfort. This hotel property is found 12 km off from the heart of Mbarara city and features amenities/facilities including more than 50 luxurious rooms featuring Muhabura Business Suite, deluxe rooms cottages, 24/7 front desk services, museum, Humura health club for health and wellness, bets restaurant and fully stocked bar.

Lake View Hotel

Located in Mbarara, Western Uganda, Lake View Resort Hotel is a complete 4-star facility. It is a stylish property accessible within a short drive from the Mbarara Gold Club in Boma. It is a convenient accommodation property for business and leisure travellers in Western Uganda. Facilities at Lake View Hotel include an extensive swimming pool, restaurant and bar, 70 guest rooms of standard and high-end suites, free parking, tennis court, room services, desk, complimentary toiletries and more.

Acacia Hotel Mbarara

At Acacia Hotel Mbarara, it is all about experiencing something unique from accommodation to food. This is a 3-star hotel property and provides the best accommodation experience in Mbarara, its rooms are fully fitted with air conditioners, cable TV, a private bathroom, a reading desk, a chair, Wi-Fi, and more. The guest rooms comprise twin rooms, deluxe single and deluxe double. 

The main facilities/amenities at Acacia Hotel Mbarara include a restaurant, bar, meeting and event, garden, 24 front desk services, a shared lounge and more.

Emburara Farm Lodge

Emburara Farm Lodge is a high-end eco-luxury lodge located in Mbarara, Western Uganda. This is an ideal place to experience the state of luxury and eco-tourism experience. This facility promotes cultural tourism and the conservation of fauna and flora and is the best place for honeymooners, family stays, retreats business meetings, etc. 

At Emburara Farm, visitors can easily reach Lake Mburo National Park home to countless zebras and impalas, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park –the favourite location for gorilla trekking, Kibale National Park best for chimpanzee tracking.