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Speke Hotel

Jumia TravelUS$103*
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#6 of 101 Hotels in Kampala
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Unfortunately, we found that we simply couldn't stay at Speke after we saw the rooms that we were being asked to pay $125 a night for. One of them was literally a closet with a single bed in it. When we complained they offered to bring the price down to $100 (we felt the actual value of the room was...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Very quiet room even if center Kampala, great staff and service, best steak I have eaten in Uganda, no rip.offs in bar or in general, good waterpressure in shower, big rooms, good security, super business location etc

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Bhupendrakumar, General Manager at Speke Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Kim, Thank you for staying with us at Speke Hotel and reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We are honored that the hospitality showcased by the management & staff delighted you and added on to your lodging experience. My young team works tirelessly to ensure our guest stays’ are magical and memorable and it’s a sincere pleasure to know that...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very accessible esp if you got to run around town on foot or boda boda (motorbikes) which are not that safe anyway. doing some business just few meters away and its just the perfect location. great breakfast too

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Bhupendrakumar, General Manager at Speke Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from Speke Hotel, Thank you for taking time out to post your review on Trip Advisor. We are happy to know you like the hotel for its proximity and food. Your patronage and encouraging comments will not only boost the staff’s morale but also give the hotels another opportunity to host you. We are in close...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying in a different hotel and came over to swim in the pool and relax. From the minute we got there, it was apparent that this is a quality property. Great service, beautiful grounds and excellent staff. The monkeys are cute but do not intrude on people. Would go back there again in a heartbeat. 45,000 Ugsh gets...

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Bhupendrakumar, General Manager at Speke Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Madam Linda, Thank you for taking time out to post your experience on Trip Advisor. It is heartening to know that our team made your visit memorable and you had an enjoyable event at our place. Looking forward to welcome you on your next visit... With best regards, Bhupendra Kumar General Manager

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is like in a red light area past by it in the day and did tell my self will come back in the evening to relax only to come back in the evening and find all around the hotel on the street the ladies of the night in big numbers

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Bhupendrakumar, General Manager at Speke Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sparing your valuable time posting your comment on Trip Advisor. Our hotel is centrally located, during evening hours the city center hotels and bars turn more lively and happening. It is disheartening to know that you could not get our back side rooms. We wish to assure you that what you experienced is not typical...

Washington DC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at Speke Hotel over a weekend in April 2017. It is in a great location, near to the markets, Independence Monument, and other attractions. Reception was friendly, helpful and quick. The room was spacious with a clean bathroom, TV, and even a nook with a table and two chairs by the window. This was also the best wifi...

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Bhupendrakumar, General Manager at Speke Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for taking your valuable time to share this wonderful feedback and for recommending Speke Hotel! We are so pleased to note that you had an enjoyable event. Speke Hotel offers an unforgettable experience to all our guests’ .Your kind words of appreciation about our staff, food and location is very encouraging. The same...

Ahmedabad, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice and comfortable place to stay in Kampala. Hotel is well maintained though it looks old however service and Courtney offered by senior and junior staff is simply superior. Its a nice hotel for a short or long stay for the people who come for a business in Kampala.

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Bhupendrakumar, General Manager at Speke Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Vinay, Thank you for staying with us at Speke Hotel and reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to read your review and we are glad that the hospitality showcased by the staff delighted you and added on to your lodging experience. Such reviews further motivate us to benchmark Speke Hotel. We'd like to thank you again for...

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

One of beautiful hotel in kampala and maintained well in colonialist. Me and my Friend wear very happy with the good service and yummy food in all authentic Restaurants. A special Thanks to Pizzeria for their break fast in the morning and staffs are very polite and manager is so kind.! I would like to suggest to travellers if they...

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Bhupendrakumar, General Manager at Speke Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Deepak, Thank you very much for taking your valuable time to share this wonderful feedback and for recommending Speke Hotel! We are so pleased to note that you had an enjoyable event while staying with us. Speke Hotel offers an unforgettable experience to all our guests’ your kind words of appreciation about our hotel and staff is very...

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

👀✍A beautiful and a lovely place to stay at speke hotel. I would like to thank to all the team of speke hotel for their good customer care and kindness. 👍 A big thanks to Mr. Bhupendar singh for everything he is so kind. Special thanks to all breakfast team and Manager Mr. John. Me and my family enjoyed lot...

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Bhupendrakumar, General Manager at Speke Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Raj, Thank you for staying with us at Speke Hotel and reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We are honored that the hospitality showcased by the management & staff delighted you and added on to your lodging experience. My young team works tirelessly to ensure our guest stays’ are magical and memorable and it’s a sincere pleasure to know that...

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

One of the best hotel in kampla, i have enjoyed while staying in speke... Thanks a lot to all speke staff for their good service. A big thanks to Mr. Bhupendra and his entire team for their excelent hospitality. Thanks a lot to Mr. Mohanty who had told me about speke hotel.! Best of luck guys, keep it up.!!! Puri...

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Dear Mr. Kishore, Thank you for staying with us at Speke Hotel and reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We are honored that the hospitality showcased by the management & staff delighted you and added on to your lodging experience. My young team works tirelessly to ensure our guest stays’ are magical and memorable and it’s a sincere pleasure to know that...

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Amenities

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Food & drink at the hotel
Khyber Pass
Khyber Pass
Cuisines: Indian, Asian
Rock Garden Cafe
Rock Garden Cafe
Cuisines: French, Mongolian, International
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Speke Hotel is the part of The Speke Group of Hotels, Proudly owned by The Ruparelia Group of Companies. One of Kampala's oldest hotels, Speke Hotel was taken over by The Ruparelia Group in the year 1996. It was then, given a major facelift to add comforts to age and grace. All rooms are air conditioned have wooden floors, satellite television and a minibar.Speke Hotel is located in the heart of Kampala, close to banks and business centers and offers all the charms of bygone days complimented by efficient, modern services and facilities. It offers various dishes, daily entertainment, well stocked bar and business meeting venues.Speke Hotel has three Restaurants and a Bar: Pizzeria – The Italian Cuisine, Khyber Pass – The Indian Cuisine, Rock Café – The Continental Cuisine and Rock Bar – The Cocktail Bar.Speke Hotel holds a special place in the history of Uganda. Come and experience the courteous hospitality so natural to the people of Uganda. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Speke Hotel

Address: Plot 7/9 Nile Avenue, Kampala, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
Price Range: $169 - $389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Speke Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 53
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Also Known As:
Speke Hotel Kampala
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#5 Best Value Hotel in Kampala
#5 Luxury Hotel in Kampala
#6 Business Hotel in Kampala
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