We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

561 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort
See the most recent reviews
Showing 547: English reviews
Pokhara, Nepal
Reviewed 11 January 2017

i stayed in this hotel for 4 nights attending a seminar,,,, firstly i want to thank the house keeping team for keeping my room fresh and clean on a regular basis ,,,, the HK staffs were so friendly and warm that i really missed the care at departure,,,, the bfast team at the nyanja were equally welcoming and the bfast...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank prizma17
AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Munyonyo Commonwealth resort is an amazing place to stay and a must visit for people who visits kampala. I had my best Christmas ever. The breakfast buffet was excellent well spread. My kids enjoyed a lot. Lots of options for them like pony ride, boating etc. Overall had a great time.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Disha S
AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Jinja, Uganda
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We loved the services as well as the place, our stay was nothing but the best. The staff really took care of us very well and we thank them for their best services, the place is huge and beautiful. We loved the horse rides, boat rides our time at Swimming pool. Will definitely come back.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank HellenKahi
AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Simply a perfect place to stay at considering the location, cleanliness, services and nature being at its best with high standards of services. Room are spacious and have a wide balcony, if you ask for in advance you may be lucky getting a room with lake view where you can't avoid enjoying your morning/evening tea / drinks. The gardens are...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank greatfreida
AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Our year end plan wouldnt hv been so happening if we didnt visit this resort..Their special festive package covers everything you need when you stay in a hotel..All meals were excellent and we enjoyed it through out our 2nights stay. Boat ride was fun as we enjoyed sunset view at the lake and some unknown species of birds..will certainly recommend...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Ronak P
AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Bageshwar, India
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed alot, their is really nice view and comfortable service my all friends was happy with this palace, thanks for all good services make my treat wonderfull, and we seen acomadation so nice rooms if we come to paln again kampala i wish to stay here😊

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Gaurav S
AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Stayed for two nights including the 31st December, 2016. We enjoyed every moment being here, the services were spot on and food was tasty. Staff at reception helped us getting a room with the Lake as well as the pool. We enjoyed our evening at their Lake Terrace restaurant where a live band was organized. During day we loved being...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank DavidB2000
AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Spent 4 days at this beautiful place with the family. Everyone in the family especially the kids loved their holidays here. The place is big enough for kids to spend whole day out of the room. They used boating, horse ride and mostly the swimming pool by the lake side having direct view of the Lake. The services in every...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank kalungi1111
AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed my time here and was impressed by the level of service. The property is clean and facilities are incredible. All the staff were very helpful and I loved the fitness centre as well as the pool.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Dylan Tyler P
AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 27 December 2016

We started our Christmas day with Buffet Lunch at Nyanja Restaurant which has several options to choose from, the food was tasty as well as the services were good. Then we enjoyed 2 hours of boat ride in Lake Victoria which was an outstanding experience all together and we landed up at the well spoken about Lake Side where there...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank ambucharlie
AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

214 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (211)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (20)
Viewed
View from Room (14)
Viewed
Room/Suite (16)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (62)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (2)
Viewed
Dining (13)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Other (81)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Kampala hotels
10.1 km away
Kampala Serena Hotel
Kampala Serena Hotel
#2 of 95 in Kampala
613 reviews
12.7 km away
Forest Cottages
Forest Cottages
#7 of 95 in Kampala
188 reviews
5.7 km away
Lake Victoria Serena Golf Resort & Spa
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
9.9 km away
Speke Hotel
Speke Hotel
#6 of 95 in Kampala
313 reviews
10.7 km away
Protea Hotel Kampala
Protea Hotel Kampala
#11 of 95 in Kampala
214 reviews
10.3 km away
Malakai Eco Lodge
Malakai Eco Lodge
#16 of 95 in Kampala
77 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on 90 acres in the Speke Resort complex and with a majestic view of Lake Victoria, Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort is Uganda’s leading 5-star resort.Specifically constructed to host the 2007 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort has earned worldwide recognition as ‘the Presidents’ resort. It has hosted numerous high profile guests, from Heads of State and foreign dignitaries to international celebrities, who consider it a home away from home.Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort is dedicated to providing unrivalled comfort and unmatched services. The resort has 59 Presidential suites with a unique blend of traditional Ugandan and ultra modern furnishings that merge into the Pearl of Africa theme which is carried throughout the entire décor. The many room features and amenities ensure a seamless transition from pleasure to business and vice-versa.The meeting rooms, suitable for any occasion, are designed around your requirements and are all situated under one roof. We have comprehensive wellness and fitness facilities that assist body and mind to work in harmony. Munyonyo’s strategic location, close to business, shopping, and entertainment areas, make it the ideal choice for leisure and business travellers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort

Address: Wavamunno Road | P.O.Box 3673, Kampala, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
Price Range: ₹ 15,975 - ₹ 20,361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 114
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Agoda, Jovago.com, Priceline and Booking.com so you can book your Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Kampala
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kampala
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kampala
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kampala
#4 Business Hotel in Kampala
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“try to get a lake view rather than a courtyard view”
 of 5 bubbles Godisgood1, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“stay in a room with a lake view and near to nyanja restaurant !!”
 of 5 bubbles prizma17, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Request for a lake view room in advance to enjoy the most.”
 of 5 bubbles greatfreida, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a lake view rooms at the time of booking itself!”
 of 5 bubbles subujjak, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the ends have very long walk distances”
 of 5 bubbles stephensH7468OT, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
5 of 5