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1 room, 2 adults

Maasai Backpackers Home

1-star1 star
Plot 1, Fort Portal, Uganda

Suburban Fort Portal hostel with restaurant
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.

Maasai Backpackers Home

from ZAR 246
  • Standard Double Room, 1 Bedroom
  • Standard Quadruple Room
  • Standard Triple Room
  • Standard Double or Twin Room

What’s around Maasai Backpackers Home


  • Lugard Monument - 1 min walk
  • New Tooro Kingdom Palace - 13 min walk
  • Fort Portal Golf Course - 18 min walk
  • Kibale National Park - 7.8 mi / 12.6 km
  • Rwenzori Mountains National Park - 9 mi / 14.5 km
  • Lake Nyabikere - 12.9 mi / 20.8 km
  • Kibale National Park Visitor Information Center - 20.1 mi / 32.3 km

Getting around

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 4 rooms


  • Check-in time noon-midnight
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
If you are planning to arrive after noon please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 15

Travelling with others


  • Pets stay free


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*


  • Free secured, uncovered onsite self parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Free reception
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Elevator
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Hand-held showerhead
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Telephone accessibility kit
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Maasai Backpackers Home’s small print

Also known as

  • Maasai Backpackers Fort Portal
  • Maasai Backpackers Home Fort Portal
  • Maasai Backpackers Home Hostel/Backpacker accommodation


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts cash.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • Bed sheets fee: USD 1 per person, per stay

Optional extras

Gas is available for an extra charge of USD 0.5 per day

Kitchen/kitchenette use costs USD 1 per day

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 5 for adults and USD 5 for children (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 150 per vehicle (one-way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Maasai Backpackers Home

  • Does Maasai Backpackers Home offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Maasai Backpackers Home does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered on site at Maasai Backpackers Home?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at Maasai Backpackers Home?
    Yes, pets are welcome. Service animals are exempt from fees.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Maasai Backpackers Home?
    You can check in from noon - midnight. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Maasai Backpackers Home?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Cafe Azivia (5-min walk), Divine Inn (5-min walk), and Sweet Aromas Bakery (6-min walk).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Maasai Backpackers Home?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 150 per vehicle one-way.
  • What is there to do at Maasai Backpackers Home and nearby?
    Maasai Backpackers Home has a garden and access to a nearby outdoor pool.

Maasai Backpackers Home