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Speke Hotel

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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What you see in pictures is not what you get, am currently staying i room 139, its like a room built on a 8 foot corridor. Suggest you ask them for the actual room picture of which has been assigned to you and they wont...More

Thank mmmkenya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is probably old and not particularly luxurious. But the room was pleasant, comfortable and clean. The staff was very helpful. I left early in the morning and flexible, allowing me to eat breakfast early. Also I had left my sweater in the restaurant...More

Thank RBJoel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is hotel with a character. It is very suitably located for business. Staff is very kind and responsive. They helped a lot with arranging the transfer to/ from the airport. Room was clean and spacious.More

Thank Mirjana M
Response from Spekehotel1996, Manager at Speke HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest, Greetings of the day from “Speke Hotel (1996)” Kampala, Uganda! Thank you for your kind Patronage!!! We are delighted to know you liked your stay with us. This is the best motivation we can use. Furthermore I am very proud to read...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently stayed for a couple of nights at Speke Hotel - and had booked an apartment for the stay. Having arrived in the very early hours in the morning after a long flight, it was disappointing (to say the least) to find that the apartment...More

Thank Benj0118
Response from Spekehotel1996, Manager at Speke HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Greetings of the Day from “Speke Hotel (1996)” Kampala, Uganda ! Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback !!! We note with regret the negative experience you have had upon arrival. Please accept our sincere apologies. The issue has...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018

the main building is ok....the apartments are nice but would need refurbishment, especially the bathrooms...and the parking is a bit strange and does not seem safe at night...very central...nice sports bar (but many hookers)More

Thank chriscozien
Response from Spekehotel1996, Manager at Speke HotelResponded 10 July 2018

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing your valuable feedback. It is a concern to know that your stay was not up to the quality experience that our hotel endeavors to offer. We are delighted to inform you that, the renovation of entire property is...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$ 62 - US$ 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Best Value Hotel in Kampala
#6 Business Hotel in Kampala
#7 Luxury Hotel in Kampala
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$ 62 - US$ 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Best Value Hotel in Kampala
#6 Business Hotel in Kampala
#7 Luxury Hotel in Kampala
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Traveller (100)
Room & Suite (36)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (9)
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Wendy S
31 December 2017|
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Response from Amma F | Reviewed this property |
You can get the hotel to arrange airport pickup. I arrived at 3.00am and I found the taxi waiting at the entrance. It takes about an hour from the airport.
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"Please ask them to send you a picture of the actual room they will put you into"
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"If noise bothers you, maybe off the street would be better."
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"Rooms at the back may be quieter but we've had front rooms each time and it was great."
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"Upstairs is quite"
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