Most times when you travel to Uganda, you just want somewhere cozy and safe to rest during your stay. However, for some of you, you need the kind of accommodation assurance you can only get in a luxury place for example full time quality amenities, security, unbeatable cuisine—generally—THE GOOD LIFE!
Today, after tight research we list just 4 of the hotels we believe you won’t be disappointed with if luxury accommodation is what you seek during your next trip to Uganda
KAMPALA SERENA HOTEL
Accommodation at Kampala Serena Hotel offers 5 star modern and luxury amenities and services. The serena has a wide range of rooms and suites, all of which are elegantly presented in a fusion of international and Ugandan style, and all of which have private balconies or terraces. All our rooms and suites offer: 24-hour room service, air-conditioning, Wi-Fi and in-room modem hook-up, direct-dial phone, voice-mail, complimentary newspaper, in-room satellite TV, mini bar, private safe, 240V/3 pin (square)sockets and shaver sockets, tea and coffee-making facilities, hair driers, bathrobe and slippers, porter/concierge, airport shuttle and limousine service.
Our exclusive Bambara Lounge is solely for the use of our residents and offers a stylish lounge with newspapers, periodicals and café service as well as a Bedouin-tented outdoor terrace and meeting area. Additionally, residents are invited to use the extensive services of the Business Centre, which offers a complete range of technological support and a series of private board rooms.
While most rooms are designated non-smoking, a number of rooms are available for smokers, but these should be booked in advance. The hotel is located on Kintu Road, on Nakasero Hill, one of the most exclusive, upscale neighborhoods in Kampala.
LAKE HEIGHTS HOTEL ENTEBBE
Lake Heights Hotel has 33 luxury rooms, which are individually designed. The hotel offers safe and secure parking, signature comfortable beds, bathrooms featuring separate baths and showers, generous work desks, high speed internet access, mini bars on request, mini digital safes and in-room entertainment on DSTV (16 Channels).
All rooms have natural light flooding through the windows providing views to Lake Victoria. There are a selected number of rooms with private open balconies.
MUNYONYO COMMONWEALTH RESORT
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.
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.
PROTEA HOTEL (ENTEBBE)
This 73-roomed hotel is ideally located on the glistening shores of Lake Victoria and a convenient 1km from the airport. Protea Hotel Entebbe has a restaurant that offers an exciting and truly inviting a la carte menu seven days of the week. Specialities include Tilapia and Nile Perch, while guests can also relax on the terrace and bar.
With elegant furnishings and a warm, inviting feel, the hotel’s decor and rooms create a luxurious atmosphere. The outside terrace, with its own special ambience and superb lake views is the perfect place to take it all in.
There are lots of other hotels listed as 4 and 5 star in Uganda. However, it’s our duty as your travel agent to give recommendations we can back up with research and first-hand experience. However, if you have lived elsewhere and felt 100% satisfied that you got your money’s worth, feel free to share your experience with us.