Best 10 Kampala Hotels you will love

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Best 10 Kampala Hotels you will love

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Best 10 Kampala Hotels you will love

In most cases it is a hustle getting the right accommodation in a city like Kampala most especially when you are new in the city. This is why Friendly Gorillas Safaris has taken time to compiled a list of the best top 10 Kampala hotels as per the year 2019 according to customer preferences.

In the article I take about the hotels’ location in the city of Kampala, what the Hotel offers and a few more things you will need to know before embarking on your trip.

  1. Kampala Serena Hotel

With 188 elegant and beautifully furnished rooms and suites, Kampala Serena is one of the best top 10 Kampala hotels and its a 5-star Hotel located at the heart of Kampala. This hotel provides 5 room types for you to choose from as follows: Deluxe rooms, Executive rooms, Executive suites, Businessman Suites and Royal suites.

It offers an outdoor pool and a restaurant and among its room amenities depending on the type of room are:

Room Type Amenities
Deluxe Rooms ·         506 square feet/47 square meters

·         One king or two twin beds

·         Work space

·         Dressing table

·         Complimentary wired and wireless Internet

·         Minibar

·         Complimentary newspaper

 

·         Turn down service

·          Bathrobe and slippers

·         Air conditioning

·         Flat-screen IPTV with cable and satellite channels

·         Tea/coffee making facilities

·         24-Hour room service

·         Safe

 

Executive rooms ·         506 square feet/47 square meters

·         One king or two twin beds

·         Workspace

·         Dressing table

·         Complimentary wired and wireless Internet

·         Minibar

 

Complimentary newspaper

·         Turndown service

·          Bathrobe and slippers

·         Air conditioning

·         Flat-screen IPTV with cable and satellite channels

·         Tea/coffee making facilities

·         24-Hour room service

 

Executive suites ·         1,023 square feet/95 square meters

·         One king bed

·         Living area with sofas and a coffee table

·         Two flat-screen IPTVs with cable and satellite channels

·         Spacious bathroom with a double sink, vanity table, walk-in shower and separate bath and toilet

·         Dressing table

·         Complimentary wired and wireless Internet

·         Minibar

·         Complimentary newspaper

·         Turndown service

·         Bathrobe and slippers

·         Air conditioning

·         Tea/coffee making facilities

·         24-Hour room service

·         Work desk and chair

·         Safe

 

Businessman Suites · 871 square feet/81 square meters

· One king bed

· Separate living area with sofas

· Two flat-screen IPTVs with cable and satellite channels

· Spacious bathroom with a double sink, vanity table, walk-in shower and separate bath and toilet

· Workstation with executive desk

· Guest bathroom

·Dressing table

· Complimentary wired and wireless Internet

· Minibar

· Complimentary newspaper

· Turndown service

· Bathrobe and slippers

· Air conditioning

· Tea/coffee making facilities

· 24-Hour room service

· Safe

Royal suites · 2,411 square feet/224 square meters

· One bedroom with king bed

· Master bedroom with large walk-in closet, work desk and private balcony

· Living room with work desk, visitor’s bathroom, dining room and kitchenette

· Lounge with separate entrances to the bedroom and living room

· Spacious bathroom with a separate walk-in shower and WC units with bidet

· Dressing table

· Complimentary wired and wireless Internet

· Minibar

· Flat-screen IPTV with cable and satellite channels

· Complimentary newspaper

· Turndown service

· Bathrobe and slippers

· Air conditioning

· Flat-screen IPTV with cable and satellite channels

· 24-Hour room service

· Safe

 

From business  men to those looking for a luxurious get-away, Kampala Serena hotel covers it all without considering the amount you are to spend.

   2. Protea Hotel Kampala

Offering 5-star services, Protea is a 4-star hotel also located within the heart of Kampala, it also best top 10 Kampala hotels and it offers opulent guest rooms and suites. If you are business traveler or traveling for leisure, Protea Hotel Kampala’s amenities provide Kampala visitors with exciting dining options, an air-conditioned fitness center as well as conference and event facilities where you can host as many as 350 guests.

With 59 hotel rooms and 11 suites all ideal for business or leisure, Protea Hotel Kampala also offers a 25% off your first breakfast. Among its amenities include complimentary water as well as tea/coffee service

   3. Pearl Of Africa Hotel

Being considered one of the best hotels in Kampala, Pearl Of Africa Hotel is located at one of Kampala’s hills which makes it be seen from any point of Kampala. It features a fitness center, sauna, garden, a terrace and bar. The hotel rooms are well air-conditioned with a private bathroom and it also has a restaurant.

All rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and a coffee machine, the hotel provides a 24-hour reception. Pearl of Africa Hotel also made it’s way up the best top 10 Kampala hotels when it opened in 2017.

    4. Golden Tulip Canaan Kampala

With 122 guest rooms and suites Golden Tulip Canaan Kampala is a 4-star elegant, refined and redesigned hotel for business and leisure travelers. It is also one of the best top 10 Kampala hotels which offers whose experience you will never forget.

The hotel offers a wide variety of room and suite types which standard rooms, deluxe rooms, superior rooms, standard suites, Executive suites and presidential suites.

Among the rooms and suite amenities for standard rooms include average room size 18 square meters, modern rooms with premium bedding, flat screen TV, free WIFI and 24 hour room service. The amenities for the hotel suites include 52 square meter suite rooms with king beds, modern design with premium bedding, large balcony, executive boardroom, high floor, golf course view, shower and bath tub, personal Gym and Jacuzzi, walk in wardrobe, flat screen TV, free WIFI, 24 hour room service and a butler service.

    5. CityBlue Hotel Kampala

Having its origin in Rwanda, CityBlue Hotels is one of Africa’s fastest growing hotels. CityBlue Hotel Kampala is set in Kampala City and has well air-conditioned rooms and suite and free private parking.

Set in Kampala, Urban by CityBlue Kampala features air-conditioned rooms and free private parking. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar.

    6. Villa Kololo

Villa Kololo hotel is another hotel in the heart of the city Kampala offering a restaurant and an antique shop. The hotel mostly favors business travelers offering fine dining at a Mediterraneo restaurant, WIFI internet connection, Kampala Hotelsin-suite desks and comfortable beds to relax in after a day’s work. Every room is designed with bespoke pieces of furniture and cotton rich fabrics which is meant to give the guest maximum comfort.

It has a combination of modern designer decorations which gives the space a heady ambiance

7. Golf Course Hotel

Golf Course Hotel is a World class luxurious Hotel offering you a true definition of comfort, hospitality and serving you right from our hearts.
With our location in the most serene environment; adjacent to the Uganda Golf Club, you are assured of an ever-green environment and freshness and ambiance. Golf Course Hotel is designed to offer you the best of comfort with our spacious rooms, making Golf Course Hotel an ideal destination for discerning travelers from all over the world

The Hotel is conveniently located within a 45 minutes’ drive from Entebbe International Airport and only 5 minutes from the Kampala city center.
Its location is perfect and convenient for honeymooners, business travelers, tourists, and those who wish to have a memorable visit to the ‘Pearl of Africa’, Uganda. It has Eight (8) Categories of Rooms for you to choose from: Deluxe, Executive, Family Suite, Business Suite, Honeymoon Suite, 6 Holiday Apartments and 3 Executive Villas.

    8. Speke Hotel

Speke Hotel is located in the heart of Kampala opposite the Sheraton Gardens. It is one of the oldest hotels in Kampala Uganda, named after the famous British explorer, John Hannington Speke who discovered the source of River. Nile. The historic hotel features 3 specialty restaurants, conference facilities and is 0.6 miles away from Uganda Golf Club. Due to the client rankings this hotel is also considered one of the best top 10 Kampala hotels.

Each room here is equipped with a TV, air conditioning and a seating area,  a DVD player and satellite channels.

 

    9. Speke Apartments

Speke Apartments is located in Kampala, just 200 m from Centenary Park. The property offers an outdoor pool and BBQ area. Free WiFi and parking is offered to guests.

Accommodation at Speke Apartments define the new face of luxury and decadence in the apartment world with stunning living-rooms, arresting furniture fitted with soft padded upholstery, high quality fixtures, furnishing, appliances and ready to move in.

Speke Apartments offers room service and also includes a spa center offering massage treatments. It has a sauna and laundry facilities.

    10. Kabira Country Club

Set among a foray of palm tress in an idyllic suburb and less than a 15-minute drive from the hub of Kampala city, kabira country club is the premier boutique hotel in the city. Trough gates and up into a lush and courtyard, the club is cut-off from the clamor and hustle that surrounds it.

The hotel provides unrivalled luxury and is the perfect setting and business and conference center. Along with fully equipped Gym, the Hotel has world class sporting and recreational facilities which cater for a wide range of fitness and wellness needs. It has two heated swimming pools, three squash courts, a sports field, four clay floodlit tennis court and floodlit basketball court and spa this makes it one of the best top 10 Kampala hotels.

    11. Hotel Africana

With 233 rooms comprising of 5 suites, 103 deluxe rooms and 117 twin bed rooms and 8 Apartments, offering splendid views, Hotel Africana is conveniently located at just 2 minutes from the city center and featuring panoramic views of the city skyline and surrounding hilltops. The hotel has over the years become a symbol of excellence, Hotel Gymsophistication and high quality services. All rooms are fully equipped with an individually controlled air condition system, attached with a full private bathroom, a balcony overseeing the spectacular view, satellite television, Radio, fridge, wire and wireless internet access. It also has 8 Apartments with two Bedrooms each, Music/Radio System in all rooms and 24 hour satellite Television

It has a restaurant serves African and international cuisine and there is also a cafe and a bar. Room service is available. Evening entertainment and karaoke is offered on selected days. The rooms at Hotel Africana come with a balcony and city views. Each has air conditioning and satellite TV and the apartments offer kitchen facilities. Free WIFI is available.

Conclusion:

Due to the increasingly growing internet activity and tourism in Uganda, the hospitality sector has also greatly improved over the years. Hotels are now using online platforms for bookings. It is now easy to know about a hotel in Kampala before getting to the hotel and even get a list of options.

I hope I have given you an in site of the hotels in Kampala and helped in making a choice before you come to Kampala city.

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