The 10 Best Luxury Hotels in Kampala City

Uganda’s capital Kampala is the main business center in the country. It is also the largest town in Uganda and is growing at an incredible rate as new better buildings and roads have been established and more is still going on. Not like many cities and towns in most parts of the world, Kampala still boasts a green environment!! This kind of place is perfect for relaxation, a meal and even a long stay yet within the city areas.  High-end hotels in Kampala are ideal for accommodation for your trip, honeymoon, safari start or end stay, a business trip and need a chilly place for a meal, meeting or conference, here is a list to choose from for your upcoming program.

Mestil Hotel and Residences

This 5 star hole is one of the newest hotels around Kampala. It is located on Nsambya hill. It features a 24 hour front desk, free private parking, an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre and a currency exchange facility for guests. Room types at the hotel include executive room, one bedroom suite, two bedroom, three bedroom suite and suite room.

Kampala Serena hotel

This is one of the most well-known hotels for luxury services and facilities in Kampala and Uganda. The hotel is located about 800m from the city centre. It has different room types; deluxe, executive rooms and executive suites. The rooms are provided with TV and a private balcony. Some of the room facilities include Wi-Fi, a safe parking area and an outdoor pool and restaurant. 

Munyonyo common wealth resort

For those who love the serenity of a lakeside, this is one of the best places to stay at. Overlooking the fresh water lake- Lake Victoria, the resort has a cool environment and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding. The hotel has the largest private marina in Uganda where you can swim, fish, sail or go paddle the resort canoe. Their food is exceptional.

Protea Hotel Kampala

Protea is a 4 star luxury hotel situated on kololo hill off acacia avenue just about 15 minutes’ drive from the city centre. It offers good accommodation with room types; Queen Room with garden view and Queen Room with city view. Visitors who choose to stay at this hotel enjoy the incredible services and facilities including private bathrooms, air conditioned rooms, fitness centre, security alarm, luggage storage and Wi-Fi among others.

Fairway hotel spa Kampala

Fairway hotel and Spa is so much strategically located short distances from facilities including shopping malls, restaurants and night clubs. It also features beautiful lush gardens plus an outdoor pool. Types of rooms at the hotel are; the standard double room with a double bed caters for 2 people and one child, the executive room has a Queen bed and also caters for 2 people and one child. Other rooms are the standard twin room, standard triple room and the executive twin room.

Cassia lodge Buziga

The hotel is located on Buziga hill along Ggaba road. It is a very serene environment on a hillside which also offers panoramic views of Lake Victoria. Visitors at the lodge enjoy browsing with a chill at the outdoor pool. You can also choose to relax at the terrace.

Cassia lodge has amazing chefs that prepare very tasty food. Lunch and dinner are optional while morning and afternoon tea, coffee and snacks are always there.

Imperial Royale Hotel Kampala

Imperial Royale Hotel is located in the centre of Kampala making it the best option for travelers who wish to stay so close to the town. It is in an arm’s reach to government offices, airline offices, diplomatic work, banks and shopping centres. It features a modern health club and an Olympic size swimming pool. Its rooms are luxurious and well furnished. They have a large plasma screen, a work desk and a direct dial telephone.

Hilton Garden Inn                  

Hilton garden hotel offers high quality accommodation services and facilities. Their 24 hour front desk is ready to help and answer inquiries any time. Well stocked bar and restaurant that provides classy meals. Facilities and services at the hotel include Wi-Fi, free parking space and private bathrooms among others. It has different room types; King room, queen room and twin room.

The hotel is located approximately 4km from Kampala City centre.

Humura Resorts hotel Kampala

Humura Resort Hotel located near the Uganda Golf Club in Kampala is a boutique hotel that offers perfect accommodation. It is situated approximately 3km from the city centre and 40km (about 20 minutes’ drive) from Entebbe international airport. Humura resorts hotel features an outdoor pool, a 24 hour fitness centre and free and safe parking area. Its deluxe rooms are spacious and feature views of Kampala.

Hotel triangle

Hotel triangle is a 4 star hotel located along Buganda road and close to the independence monument in Kampala. It is a modern hotel offering spacious and well-furnished hotel rooms which include the deluxe double room, deluxe single room, deluxe twin room, suite and queen room. The space makes clients’ stay more cozy and enjoyable.

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