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About us

A true exclusive experience while enjoying authentic warm Ugandan hospitality

Explore the African Roots Brand

African Roots Guesthouse was originally a private residence to a University tourism professor built in early 2000’s. Agnes Larubi, Anna Nagawa & Jeffrey McKnight (co owners) discovered this property in 2012 where together they birthed The African Roots dream!

African Roots Guesthouse Gulu is our newest addition to the African Roots brand, opening her doors to the public in June 2018.

The African Roots brand includes; African Roots GuesthousesEntebbe  and Gulu offering a true exclusive experience while enjoying authentic warm Ugandan hospitality, Akiida Restaurant nestled in a quiet suburban neighborhood of senior quarters – Gulu, making it a perfect place to catch-up for a cup of coffee, lunch out, dinner or private events whilst in or passing through Gulu town. AR Safaris offers unique unforgettable adventures from – cultural community, musical and wild game safaris packaged together to maximize your safari experience. The Luo cultural home soon opening her doors to the public, will be tacked at the edge of Murchison Falls National Park (Northern side of the River Bank). This will give you the opportunity to relive the past with hands on ground roots practices & customs while appreciating – diversity, history, food, dance and gender roles of The Luo people. Through Roots Hospitality,

We offer consultancy/training services to ensure high standards in the tourism industry.

The Team

Manger Operations

Kyabi – Executive Head Chef

Stella– Reservations