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Side of the Hill
Reviewed 1 week ago

Because of the frequent parties they cater, I would not recommend staying there. I enjoy the food and atmosphere during the afternoon on weekends. They also have clay tennis, squash, gym. And the monthly craft and flea market is a good visit.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Makindye Country Club for five nights and owe my positive experience in large part to the incredible staff - all of whom were professional, dedicated, and friendly. The staff all called me by my first name and took extra steps to make sure my stay was comfortable. I also enjoyed the facilities and took advantage of...

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Kampala
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We regularly book business visitors in to the club; the staff are excellent, the facilities well maintained, the food good, and everyone appreciates the warm atmosphere, and being able to escape the bustle of the city. We are daily visitors ourselves for the great sporting facilities and best tennis coach in Uganda.

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MakindyeCountryClub, Front Office Manager at Makindye Country Club, responded to this review

Dear Debbie, Thank you for appreciating the Makindye Country Club. We value your business and personal attendance at the club and hope to continue welcoming you throughout 2017.

Reviewed 11 November 2016

Not the poshest hotel in Kampala, but definitely the loveliest to stay at. The wonderful staff make MCC an Oasis in the bustling chaos of this city. Pool is fab and the Gym is one of the best equipped in the area. Food throws up a great mix of traditional Ugandan cuisine and old western favourites. Best hotel I've stayed...

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MakindyeCountryClub, Front Office Manager at Makindye Country Club, responded to this review

Dear Boris, How lovely to hear your wonderful review. We hope you'll be back soon and thanks for sharing your experience in Kampala. Our staff never forget a friendly face so a huge welcome is guaranteed.

Reviewed 29 October 2016

This is a great place to relax, swim, use the gym, play tennis anything you want really. The staff are super friendly and relaxed. The food is lovely. My family are members here and I think you get value. We love the place 👏

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MakindyeCountryClub, Front Office Manager at Makindye Country Club, responded to this review

Dear Kathy, Thank you for taking the time to send such a great review. Much of the welcoming atmosphere at the MCC is thanks to our great members too and we'd like to thank you for being part of our big family.

Reviewed 10 September 2016

You may feel bit relax when you stay there in Makindye Country Club. Staff is very friendly and you feel their connection than typical hotel service. It has a good swimming pool, tennis courts, squash court, gym, table tennis, volleyball and kids play area. Of course same day service laundry. Restaurant serves good food but need to give them bit...

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MakindyeCountryClub, Front Office Manager at Makindye Country Club, responded to this review

Dear serameverywhere, Thank you for taking the time to give us such a great review. Our staff love welcoming new people and rarely forget a face so a big welcome awaits you on your return. The Kampala City Council are closely monitoring noise pollution in the area so we have seen a notable improvement from the bars in recent weeks...

Coppell, Texas
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Simply put, the staff and atmosphere here is perfect. I find my time at MCC relaxing, peaceful and always enjoyable. The rooms are very clean. The food is very good. The price is great. Great for families or on a business trip. Try it. You will be glad you did.

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MakindyeCountryClub, Front Office Manager at Makindye Country Club, responded to this review

Dear Steve, It is always a pleasure having you visit with us at MCC and the staff are always happy to see you. We thank you for your recommendation and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Greetings from all here.

Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I like this place, the staff are supper friendly, but like any place there is room for improvement. I have no complaints about the food, but the pool is too cold and could use a solar cover, to warm it up, which would make the whole experience more enjoyable. Mosquitoes in the gym need to be addressed, it was like...

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MakindyeCountryClub, Front Office Manager at Makindye Country Club, responded to this review

Dear Barb, Thanks for taking the time to share your review with us. We're glad you like Makindye Country Club and hope you'll be back to stay in the future. Regarding the temperature of the swimming pool, many of our members swim laps and tell us they prefer the colder temperature for exercise. We have a pool cover that is...

London, UK
Reviewed 20 August 2016

rumors of land sale were in the air on the porch when I was there so get there before it goes. Friendly place, nice folk, and great to retreat into when in the city....have a swim, play a bit of tennis. Good if they could just tighten up the service and menus a bit to keep a good standard before...

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MakindyeCountryClub, Front Office Manager at Makindye Country Club, responded to this review

Dear Flamps, Thank you for your review and feedback. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed the Club and our amenities. Makindye Country Club is known as being "an oasis in the centre of Kampala." We're not sure why providing a toasted sandwich was a problem and do apologise. Although it is not on our current menu, we always...

Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 4 July 2016

I recently hosted a conference for 34 people at the MCC. It was very successful and the staff were able to facilitate all our requirements. The lunches were fabulous, the grounds lovely and I would highly recommend this venue to others.

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MakindyeCountryClub, Front Office Manager at Makindye Country Club, responded to this review

Thank you Nadia for your positive feedback. We hope to welcome you back soon for another conference and thank you for the business you brought us. It was a pleasure hosting you and your group.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on the sleepy Makindye hill of Kampala, set in lovely grounds with beautiful gardens, Makindye Country Club (MCC) is a family-orientated Club that offers "Accommodation, Sports and Leisure" ... more   less 

Additional Information about Makindye Country Club

Address: Plot 59, Mobutu Road, Makindye Hil | P.O. Box 1097, Kampala, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
Price Range: ₹ 4,223 - ₹ 9,519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“don't use it as a hotel”
 of 5 bubbles backone, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Be aware that some standard rooms do not include a private bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles 950brittanya, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back of the property (further from the road) are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles DJB176, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you stay on Fridays better avoid rooms closer to main road, because there is a local bar across the road plays music whole night....”
 of 5 bubbles serameverywhere, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rm 10 is a good big family room with a double bed and bunk beds. It overlooks a field which is used for the monthly flea market etc.”
 of 5 bubbles HulioOnTour, 23 May 2016 | Read review
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