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Protea Hotel by Marriott Kampala

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Situated in the upmarket suburb of Kololo in Kampala, only 35 km from Entebbe Airport, the Protea Hotel Kampala offers guests 4-star luxury and 5-star service. No matter which room you stay in, they are all fully air conditioned with free high speed internet connectivity, high pressure showers, large LCD screen TVs with 16 channels including BBC and SKY News. Keep up to date with our business centre and 24-hour reception. After a busy day, de-stress with a workout in the 24-hour fitness centre and then call down for a midnight snack with our 24-hour room service a little later. We have the perfect accommodation choice in the heart of Uganda's capital. Indulge yourself at Chapter One Restaurant, which serves a high quality buffet breakfast and sumptuous a la carte lunch and dinner. Travel to and from the airport in style with our BMW X3 and 5 series, which can be charged to your room.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is nice, the people that work there are helpful and try and solve all your problems. Location is great close to some really good restaurants and the limited shopping available in Kampala. The rooms are clean and comfortable but the hotel could do...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Gunnar W
Response from Nicole B, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott KampalaResponded 3 weeks ago

Good day Ms. Neilson, Thank you for completing a review on your stay with us. We rely on GUEST feedback to determine both the positive and negative aspects of our hotel and to improve wherever possible. Your interest and concern are therefore extremely valuable to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

business hotel . Wifi provided was good . The rooms are well decorated . The service from the staff was professional and pleasant. The bed however had the worst mattress- very uncomfortable. Protea should atleast but new mattressesMore

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank MaureenMoeN
Response from Nicole B, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott KampalaResponded 3 weeks ago

Good day Ms. Neilson, Thank you for completing a review on your stay with us. We rely on GUEST feedback to determine both the positive and negative aspects of our hotel and to improve wherever possible. Your interest and concern are therefore extremely valuable to...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

The staff are friendly and check in was smooth and quick. The breakfast was amazing which is the only time I got to eat at the hotel. The room was spacious and cleaned. The hotel has welcome snacks and a drink which helps after a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Nicole B, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott KampalaResponded 6 November 2018

We are delighted to have been your chosen hotel during your recent stay in Kampala. It was truly a pleasure to serve you. We appreciate your business and value your honest feedback. Your comments have been shared with the hotel team as a critical way...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

It was situated next to the big hole in Kimberly. Very nice location, well maintained. The breakfast had good spread and the food quality was good. The staff was v hospitable and really look after the guest well.they have enough place for Car parking and...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank lalchandrajput
Response from Nicole B, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott KampalaResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you for completing a review on your stay with us at our property in Kimberley. We rely on GUEST feedback to determine both the positive and negative aspects of our hotels and to improve wherever possible. Your interest and concern are therefore extremely valuable...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

The level of service we received at the Protea hotel was nothing short of amazing. Check-in was very smooth and since we had to leave early the next morning, the staff arranged for us to receive our breakfasts to-go. I was expecting a couple muffins...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank t1tan5
Response from Nicole B, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott KampalaResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you for your words of appreciation on the review that you completed on your recent stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Kampala. We are delighted to receive your compliments and we will certainly congratulate the STAFF for their exemplary service. It was our pleasure...More

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BlueinCT
6 August 2018|
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Yes they do. Good Hotel
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omuria j
2 November 2015|
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Response from comradestuart | Property representative |
Thank you for the response and for the questions raised. 1. Internet has been an issue in the past, we have however made some changes to our service to enable faster access and speeds. Currently have dedicated fibre optic... More
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Winnie N
29 September 2015|
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Kindly send your CV and letter of application to the hotel directly indicating which position you are applying for. It will then be forwarded onto the head of department who will call you for an interview if your experience... More
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Room Tips
"Choose a room with a balcony for a good view"
Road39001171492
6 Nov 2018
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"No quiet rooms. Avoid first floor."
JohnSmith337
31 Aug 2018
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"We stayed in 106 and 206 which were not garden view, but were larger and had dining table."
lizmN1886VR
7 Aug 2018
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"Secure, quiet and clean"
RAKSAFARISL
4 Jul 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$185 - US$238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
UgandaCentral RegionKampala
NUMBER OF ROOMS
70
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