About Camel House

Camel House is a guest house that offers you great value accommodation near Makerere University, Mulago hospital and the city center. Located in a compound just opposite the main entrance to Makerere University, we have a wide range of facilities and services that are unmatched by any other similar guest house.

Our Lounge and dining areas are spacious. The kitchen has all the necessary ware to enable you prepare your meals at any time of day. All bedrooms have proper beds, mosquito nets, neatly fitted wardrobes and a reading table. Our 4G Wi-Fi connection is unlimited and can be accessed from anywhere in the house. A hot shower is guaranteed at Camel House. For only 11 US Dollars per person per night for a shared room of 2 people, Camel House is a Luxury you can afford!

The management at Camel House has many years of experience working with travelers and foreign exchange students and is very familiar with their accommodation needs. It is from this back ground that Camel House comes to offer you the best value accommodation that until now has not existed. Whereas at many other guest houses the services and facilities are usually lacking for the price one pays, Camel House delivers on its promise to make you feel right at home!

Seeing the House can be arranged. Ensure to call or send an email in order to arrange a visit. There may be no one at the house to show you around if you show up unannounced!

Our Accommodation & Rates

Currently, most of our rooms are shared twin rooms of 2 people. Each bed has a pair of clean bed sheets that are changed regularly, a blanket, and a mosquito net. We also have some spare towels that you can borrow. All rooms have been fitted with wardrobes, a bedside table, a reading table and reading lamp. However, single occupancy may be arranged on request.

11 US Dollars per person per night for a shared room of 2.
Price includes Wi-Fi, Housekeeping, and all other utilities.

Our Facilities & Services

Camel Kitchen

The kitchen at Camel House has been equipped to enable you make your own meals. Here you will find a gas cooker, a fridge, and all the necessary kitchen ware to make your own breakfast, lunch or dinner. You only need to buy some groceries. A lot of fruits and vegetables can be purchased from Wandegeya market which is only 2 minutes from Camel House. Some other food stuffs that cannot be found in the local market should be available at the Tuskys supermarket next to the house.


Our 4G Wi-Fi connection is accessible 24 hours a day, 8 days a week. Whether in the lounge, in your bedroom, or even in the kitchen, it reaches you. It is everywhere in the house. The best part is that it comes included in the price!

Hot Shower

At Camel House a hot shower is guaranteed, except if you prefer yours cold.

Housekeeping & Laundry

The cleaning lady comes to the guest house twice a week so you do not have to worry about housekeeping and she may change your bed sheets on request. She can also do your laundry for a small fee.

Reading Collection & Games

We have a small collection of novels, travel guides and bilingual dictionaries including Luganda and Swahili. You will definitely find something to read in English, French, Spanish, German or even Luganda. And if you just want to sit back and have fun with some card games, we got you covered as well.

Airport Taxi

Arriving at the guest house or leaving to the Airport, we will help you arrange a reliable taxi for a very good price. If you need a taxi, do not forget to let us know when you make your reservation.

Safaris to all tourist Destinations

It is always a good opportunity to go visit the rest of the country when you come to study or work in Kampala. We will avail you with all the necessary information on how to go about that, recommend you must see places, and reliable tour operators; all at no cost. This is a little extra to enrich your Camel House Experience!

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Why Stay at Camel House

Our Location is very secure and convenient: This is your perfect hideaway, close to everything and yet still hidden away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
The facilities at Camel house are particularly suited to your accommodation needs.
For the price we ask, we offer a wider range of services compared to similar guest houses around Makerere University and Mulago Hospital.

Contact Us

Call or Send an Email before coming to Camel House in order to arrange a visit!

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+256 774 743 240
+256 774 103 444
Physical Address
Camel House
Makerere Hill Road