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Hotel Ruch

Jumia TravelUS$ 100*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Chioggia, Italy
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

I spent seven days at this hotel which is located in a very quiet area of town and near the center .The rooms are clear and tidy comfortable .The internet connection is good .The staf is very kind , friendly and always a smile and always ready to help .The hotel restaurant offers good food .The breakfast is good and...

1Thank Massimo L
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Rooms good hospitality perfect and I have to personally recognizance the hotel staffs like the Manager himself, Receptionist( lady), Jacky, Robert kitchen staffs cleaning staffs, security guys Irimaso Josphert and Janet all were good friends while in the hotel. My opinion and what the hotel is missing most is a small gym or swimming pool one of these will make...

1Thank chrisodhiambo18
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Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

I have stayed in this hotel several times. The staff are very friendly and most accommodating. The restaurant next door has excellent Indian dishes. Hotel is well located, within walking distance to many popular areas. My rooms have always been clean and the beds very comfortable. It's quiet at night and I always get a good sleep. Breakfast is usually...

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Ahmedabad, India
Reviewed 8 January 2016

This is one of the worst hotel i have ever experienced. No service, no facilities against the tariff they are charging. Free breakfast is not at all up to the mark. Rooms are not so good. Lights in and out the rooms are very very poor. Room services is zero. Over all environment of the hotel is worst. The only...

2Thank CAPranav
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 23 October 2015

To start with room wasn't cleaned. Used condom wrappers in bedside drawers. Blanket smaller than bed. Only 1 bedsheet no fitted sheet.1 pillow. Fan was same PowerPoint as tv, so you had to choose which one. We could have lived with all these issues as room was cleaned and adapter supplied after complaining. Butfor the Indian owner who played loud...

1Thank rugbfn01
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Hotel staff is pleasant and it is going an extra mile to fulfill your wishes. However, the building and its state is not up to high standards. Definitely needs some improvements, and especially making the "cold" environment more "warm" and attractive. Breakfast is self service without much of variety. So, just basic to keep you going through few hours. Unfortunately,...

Thank Dragan D
Reviewed 17 July 2015

The room was very nice and clean but I think a little over priced as it had no toiletries not even a small soap which was a little disappointing considering the price the room we had was 221.The breakfast was sparse and the service not very good or friendly.

Thank PerthJill
Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

The rooms look nice on the website but when you get there, the towels are dirty the bathroom in 207 wasn't very clean, very few sockets, terrible service. The rooms are spacious as shown on the website. It's too expensive for such sub standard services. We pay extra 10$ for breakfast that is stale

Thank julietStaines
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

Budget hotel that reflects service, comfort and cleanliness in price. No desk in room, bathroom needs a good scrub, looks like an old run down hotel. Not the cleanest place. My last stay here for sure. Breakfast poor.

Thank joseph o
HotelsinKampala, Manager at Hotel Ruch, responded to this review

You chose the most basic and cheapest room (with minimum amenities) at our Hotel and were shown this room before occupation. In fact, you insisted on the cheapest $50 room the moment you stepped into the Hotel. You demanded for a desk on the next day and were politely offered the option to upgrade to a room with a desk...

Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 2 April 2015

It's a nice hotel in the heart of Kampala close to the Intercontinental. I was staying there for a couple of nights prior to my volunteering project. The staff is delightful and always trying to do the best for you. There's also a small restaurant where you can order pizza or other dishes, not so expensive and good food. I...

Thank Hfinke

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  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Ruch is a hotel in central Kampala where a warm welcome and a quiet night's sleep is guaranteed. Being a no-frills Hotel, we pride ourselves on providing hotel accommodation in central Kampala, Uganda at competitive rates starting from only $70 per night. We are only 5 minutes walking distance from the centre of Kampala with easy access to public transport. Hotel Ruch is in between two 5* Hotels in Kampala, the Sheraton & Serena Hotels ; The city centre, super-markets and shopping centres are less than a 5 min's drive away. Unwind and relax in serene wild-life themed Uzuri Gardens. An experience unmatched by any hotel in central Kampala ; no noise, no distractions, Just you, your thoughts and nature. Excite your taste buds with delicious curries & naans baked in a clay Tandoor, YUM! With a 6-page menu & quality beyond any of the hotels in Kampala, you will be spoilt for choice! We are located in a safe, secure & central area of the Kampala CBD and has ample secure parking for over 30 cars. Relax, have a coffee or read a book all under a traditional hand-thatched roof. We are one of the few Hotels in Kampala giving back to the community by employing local crafts-men. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Ruch

Address: Plot 3 Kintu Road, Kampala 6219, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
Price Range: ₹ 4,476 - ₹ 6,488 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 60
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“don't stay here, all rooms terrible”
Vanessa_Pearce, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
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