The ambiance of the house is a Home.
Relax and Enjoy the garden, there is such a variety of plants and flowers to discover,and as you watch the birds,you might see ,,,perhaps a turaco or two, or even a couple of ibisis feeding in the garden compound, or even watch the bull bulls and takazza sunbirds ,,,,OH! and the beautifull black and White hornbills,,and "YES", We do have chickens roaming freely in the compound.:-)
if you are interested in African folklore culture Dances,the well known Ndere dancing School is Right next door to us, known for their culture Dances and Performances you maybe one of the guests who gets to watch as they do perform and practice on various days..............(Hello Mzungu) :-)
The lugala Police Station is just situated next to us and the area is always surveyed,therefore we have a good area which is secure.
There are small Shops (Kiosks) and street venders who sell vegetables,dry fish, and fruits, about Apprx 3-4 mins reachable on foot as one heads towards the lugala stage.....Go ahead and try some of the local Snacks and meals prepared by the street vendors-some selling Chapati, Rolex, mandazi, samosas, Kabalagala, etc, etc..........
As evening falls, again,and as you head towards Lugala stage,you will most definately notice how the Muchomo stands appear where the venders sell their Muchomo meat such as Chicken,Pork, Goat,beef and Gonja.....If eating is what you enjoy ,that´s Something worth trying.
Public transportation to downtown kampala is by taxi (minibus) or motorbike (known locally as boda boda).The public bus stops (stages) and small shops are 3-5 mins walk away at lugala bus and bodaboda stage.
Located in Lugala a typical Ugandan neighborhood, situated between Busega and Namirembe, and is also nearby to Nateete.
7.5 km - about 23 mins( Lubya to Kampala City Center)
Apprx 5 mins from the house to Kasubi tombs by car or boda boda.
Apprx 15-20 mins from the house to Makerere university campus and town centre.
There's large secure ample parking at the house. We got an Airport pick n drop service at the house (paid for separately). A guest has to give us notice of their wish to be picked from the Airport.
Airport pickup by private taxi ;One Way-90.000/= UGS.
Back and Forth ; 180.000/=UGS.
"Uber" is also available.