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I liked the location, competitive price, and the new elevator. Breakfast was marginal, but adequate. Room was nice--until the A/C broke and room became so stuffy I could not sleep. One staff at... more
Reviewed 15 November 2017
Busy city location
Our trip did not start well, we had asked the hotel to arrange transport from Entebbe airport to the hotel in Kampala , about 40 km, in the early hours of the morning. There was nobody at the... more
The hotel is well run and is clean and safe. It is excellent value but the main drawback if you are working in the city is the traffic. It could take 90 mins at rush hour to Kololo or the city centre... more
Reviewed 15 March 2017
Lovely Oasis in the middle of speed
I reserved my guest from the States into this hotel weeks before and after an hour before check in time. Most hotels will try to hussle you to pay off the previous night but they were not like that... more
Really my only complaint is food price, literally double the price. A jug of coffee in Rukungiri is 4000ugx at Nexus 8000ugx, food can be slow however when it comes its good.
Nexus omelette is... more
Reviewed 27 December 2017
My third visit/stay at nexus-once every year!!!
For the last 3 years I have chosen Nexus Hotel and Resorts for a family rest at-least once (5 or more days).Am delighted about the services,every year that passes you become better and better.We... more
I decided to try the Kabira Country Club on an extended trip to Kampala. I've had meetings here previously but have not stayed here as a guest. This property is owned by the same group as the Speke... more
Reviewed 1 week ago
COMFORTABLE STAY AND GOOD FOOD... EXCELLENT SERVICE
I stayed 6 nights here at Kabira. My reservation was very well handled.
I was upgraded to a suite though I have booked for a double deluxe room.
The room had a huge fride, water kettle... more
This is an average, but functional hotel. If you are visiting Kampala for business in town and thereafter want to visit some restaurants and bars in the evening, then its location is perfect. The... more
Reviewed 21 October 2017
Has Seen Better Days But Not a Bad Place
Not a bad place to stay. It was one of the few places that had more than 2 to a room is why we chose it. In a earlier day the hotel was probably pretty fancy but where we stayed it could use some... more
My wife and I stayed a couple of nights here. Friendliness of staff probably tops the list of positive attributes. The room was adequate in size, while not being overly spacious, and the bed was... more
Reviewed 16 December 2017
Good for Kampala; friendly staff
The hotel is functional and the staff is friendly. There is a delightful outside area for dinner or a night cap. The room was big if slightly old school. The public areas need a refresher and the... more
This was our first night and it was a very welcome place to stay.
Stairs downstairs to the room were a little dodgy, but the rooms were comfortable and clean.
Food was very good for breakfast... more
Reviewed 5 weeks ago
One bedroom cottage stay over Christmas
The cottages are well located, easy to access even to first time visitors in Kampala (like I was), the service at the hotel was decent. I particularly liked the space, nature filled compound, I had... more
Based on a client's recommendation I stayed at the hotel for three nights in September and felt at home
If you like it serene, quiet and away from the city's bubbles then this is your hotel... more
Reviewed 24 August 2017
Appreciation to beautiful hotel, helpful staff
Am commencing the service of one the front desk girl who checked us in, she has the sweetest smile that welcomed us we felt at home before we even reached our rooms and she gave us the beautiful... more
The reception staff were very friendly save for a few occasions where they seemed slow and tired. Restaurant staff were okay except for my first night where my dinner was a little off but the... more
Reviewed 9 January 2018
Expect no service
The only thing this hotel provides is somewhere to sleep. The reception staff couldn't care less about their jobs or your needs and had the worst attitude. Wouldn't stay here again even if it was... more
I booked this hotel for two days but due to my work was extended, i had to stay for 6 days.... I prefered to stay here itself..
My reservation was well handled and I was given a good room.
Reviewed 28 September 2016
The Jewel of Uganda!
Hillside Plaza Hotel in Kampala, Uganda is a 4 star premier boutique hotel. The hotel is surrounded by spectacular trees and well kept gardens. They offer spacious and clean rooms with an attentive... more
Reserved a room for two at 70 USD per night but this is what can be termed "a broad day robbery". There's nothing worth 70 USD a night here, noise from a church nearby ensures you don't get any sleep... more
Reviewed 19 May 2017
Good deal and value for money
Have just visited this hotel for one week and is very satisfied.
It is among the better hotels I have visited in Africa and everything taken into consideration its a good place to stay.
On the plus... more
I love the bar since it is not crowded lots of green and I think the setting is cool.The food is okay atleast our tastebuds were treated to a nice yummy dinner. Plus the bar is in its own location... more
Reviewed 30 August 2017
Laid back, fairly quiet, friendly and safe
I stayed here for almost a week, and found it a congenial place! Friendly staff, clean rooms, close to the main road but not close enough to be noisy, with a good pool and good food, too.
I was... more
Stayed in this hotel a few times over the years and would certainly recommend it this time round. It has improved immensely under the supervision of the new Manager Mr Bijay Padhi. Whose ideas for... more
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Beautiful Pool, especially at night
Only visited on a daily basis, for conferences, leisure and restaurant. The food is good, the service not bad, but many items on the menu don't exist when you ask for them. Almost none of the drinks... more
First time trip to Uganda and we decided to book a hotel to rest after the long flight from Australia. The hotel arranged our pick up which went well. Other than the 3 flights of stairs to reception... more
Reviewed 14 November 2016
Though it does not look like much from the outside, this is a very nice hotel. I enjoyed it a lot and I liked the food at the restaurant. Though they could offer more varied breakfast.
Clean rooms... more
A very difficult hotel to rate. Service is 5 star, cleanliness is 4 star, but facilities are a little old and require renovation.
I enjoyed my stay greatly though and never regretted it. As long as... more
Reviewed 31 March 2017
Nice hotel and very helpful and friendly staff
I would definitely use the services of Prestige Hotel Suites again. It offers: nice, big and clean rooms and the breakfast is very good. It has a nice Gym (which will even be improved soon), clean... more
The Marie's Royal Hotel is really a great value proposition. Located in a convenient place, the hotel is easily accessible from the airport or down town. Though the property touches the main road... more
Reviewed 6 September 2017
Clean room and spacious room. We are at the 3rd floor and all rooms with veranda. I had experience that I need drinking water and it's late night, as we arrive late at hotel, the staff buy for me... more
When we arrived the hotel was under renovations and new management. As our last stay was in 2015 we found much of the same staff which was good because they are very caring and we have always enjoyed... more
Reviewed 26 April 2017
The hotel is under new management and in the process of undergoing changes. The rooms are large and well furnished. Staff is very friendly and courteous. Restaurant food is average but there are... more
I changed to this hotel after being appalled at the one I booked and only stayed one night then found this one... not much better, here's why...
I stayed at this hotel and I made my recommendation... more
Reviewed 2 April 2017
So yes its an old hotel in dire need of upgrading. That being said I managed to have a training here for three days. Aside from musty rooms and dark corridors it was fine. Location was its strongest... more
The Association of African Universities (AAU)-Dr Violet Makuku Higher Education Quality Assurance Training in Dec 2017
I was especially impressed by the Airport pick-ups and staff who are excellent in terms of welcoming visitors including the hotel owners if they are there (husband + wife) as well as the different... more
Reviewed 4 January 2018
The Grand Global Hotel is a work in progress, as evidenced by the multiple construction projects. It is steadily being upgraded. The rooms and common areas were always clean and tidy. The property... more
Very nice hotel in a very good location in Kampala
The hotel is now under renovation, which only shows the willingness of the owners to please their customers.
In general is really nice, with a good open area in its surroundings where they have a... more
Reviewed 1 week ago
Nice hotel but under construction
We are staying in the executive room while almost the whole hotel is under construction. I for sure like the garden and the pool. The rooms are comfortable amd big but not so clean.
The overall... more
Classic budget hotel. However the kitchen is disappointing, bathrooms prone to flooding, service could do with some work. The location however is good. Accessible to even those using public... more
Reviewed 19 September 2016
Very friendly and nice staff
We stayed several nights in TopFive and at the end it became our second home. The staff is really great,so that we call them now friends and we enjoyed our 7 nights at this hotel very much. The rooms... more
As someone has mentioned, Julius is indeed very welcoming and always with a big smile on his face.
The room is ok though very basic. I like the big bed.
Only wish you could add more items to the... more
Reviewed 3 September 2017
Great place to relax
Very conveniently located in the heart of Kampala. Excellent breakfast buffet each morning. The rooms are alway clean. Edith does a great job. The staff are professional. The hotel manager , Enoch... more
Great team and good hospitality. I had an enjoyable weekend stay in a very secure environment. The gym and health club seem to have been recently renovated and are of a very good standard. Car... more
Reviewed 20 October 2017
Swimming pool is only saving grace
We had not planned an overnight stay in Kampala, but got hopelessly delayed in its Friday night traffic, and this was the nearest option. It looks good from outside, and staff were pleasant. My room... more
After searching for hours and hours , this came up as a suggestion on trip advisor,
Nice clean rooms , WiFi, hot water and a bathtub ..
Healthy breakfast and polite staff..
and has a quiet... more
Reviewed 26 June 2017
Very nice hotel at great price and central location
The hotel is exactly as it looks. The hotel setting is like a little town within a building, impressively designed and welcoming. It provides a whole lot of comfort and service for the price! The... more
What an amazing experience. Great hospitality, kindness, food and accommodation. An experience of needed communication and in complicated living.
Thank you to Andreas and Janette and your staff for... more
Reviewed 8 January 2018
Close yet far at the same time!
you pass through Jam and noise of Entebbe road, then you branch through bad roads and "local" areas to reach the place, once you enter though it all changes and you feel yourself secluded and... more
Average rooms, albeit a little run down, but compensated for by a good restaurant and excellent service from the staff. In a nice location away from the hustle and bustle of Kampala. It's 2 minutes... more
Reviewed 16 August 2016
Country Resort is misleading, more like guest house or Plot 10!
Arrived to get shocked by what was described as a twin room. narrow corridors, dark and dingy with furniture that looks dated and tired. Not even a bottle of water to drink. $50 a night is really a... more
Not a bad place to stay if you looking for basic facilities. Good building, breakfast was ok, customer service not bad. The rooms are basic for you to stay in. Two things that they could improve in... more
Reviewed 12 September 2017
Nice & Peaceful
Stayed for 5 days on a working trip. The rooms are spacious, but need to improve on linen. Had to request for change of linen coz the ones I found on the bed were old and torn. The lady cleaner... more