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Kampala Historic Hotels

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Top Kampala Historic Hotels

Grand Global Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Wandegeya, Kampala
CA $58
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
2.9/5 (10 reviews)
Modest hotel with a faded feel

"Older, rather dated mid-range hotel. Good value"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 11, 2018

Grand Global Hotel
Hotel Sojovalo Kampala
3 out of 5
854/856 Rubaga Rd, Kampala
CA $113
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
3.4/5Good! (12 reviews)

"Good for the value, very friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 30, 2017

Hotel Sojovalo Kampala
Urban by CityBlue, Kampala
4 out of 5
Akii Bua Rd, Kampala
CA $130
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
4/5Very Good! (67 reviews)

"It has a very good ambiance. The rooms are very well done and clean"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 24, 2020

Urban by CityBlue, Kampala
Humura
4 out of 5
Plot 3 Kitante Close, Kololo, Kampala
CA $59
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
3.9/5Very Good! (91 reviews)

"Never have I had such responsive communication before arriving at a hotel. The staff is friendly and professional! The chef makes his own bread, jams and there was peanut butter. For a centrally located hotel in Kampala, Humura offers a calming respite. Easy walk to the Uganda Museum and other locations. ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 14, 2019

Humura
Holiday Express Hotel
3 out of 5
Plots 16 18 And 20, Luwum Street, Kampala
CA $102
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
2.3/5 (6 reviews)

"There is nothing special that I remember about this hotel but what made me so much disappointed with the stay that there was problem with shower . No Hot water, also no hot water coming in the shank. There was drainage problem in my wash room. I paid for 3 nights in advance but every next day my ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 5, 2019

Holiday Express Hotel
Tourist Hotel
3 out of 5
Plot 9, Market Street, Kampala
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2/5 (14 reviews)
Poor service for a good location

"The hôtel was in construction and no communication with the management"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 20, 2015

Tourist Hotel
Sheraton Kampala Hotel
4 out of 5
Ternan Avenue, Kampala
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $199
per night
Apr 24 - Apr 25
3.8/5Good! (151 reviews)

"The natural beauty of Uganda is enhanced by the graciousness of the Kampala Sheraton staff. Professional and friendly. My second time staying and definitely not my last. Thank you."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 16, 2020

Sheraton Kampala Hotel
Grand Imperial Hotel
3 out of 5
Plot 6/6A Nile Avenue, Kampala
CA $178
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
3.5/5Good! (10 reviews)
Stay at Grand Imperial, Kampala

"It was alright. The hygiene of the bath room was ok and the replacement of soap etc could be better"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 31, 2018

Grand Imperial Hotel
Biraj International Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Plot 7 Snay Amir Street, Nakasero, Kampala
CA $59
per night
Apr 27 - Apr 28
3.4/5Good! (49 reviews)

"Its in the heart of Kampala. Expect the neighbourhood to be crowded. But its quite and peaceful inside"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 27, 2019

Biraj International Hotel
Fairway Hotel & Spa
4 out of 5
Plot 1-2 Kafu Road, Kampala
CA $178
per night
Apr 11 - Apr 12
3.9/5Very Good! (117 reviews)

"I booked an executive room and was very happy with the product. The rooms are quite spacious and very quiet as they face the inner courtyard. I recommend the first or second floor in this block as you get a bit more sun than the ground floor. The location is fantastic and walking distance to many ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 20, 2020

Fairway Hotel & Spa
Speke Hotel
4 out of 5
Plot 7 9 Nile Avenue, Kampala
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3.4/5Good! (139 reviews)

"The staff are so kind and the most professional of all of Uganda. My wife had fallen ill due to her time of the month and trying to keep up with me exploring the city and the hotel staff helped us get medicine that had her back up and on her feet within a day's time. They are heroes in the ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 3, 2020

Speke Hotel
Xanadu Collection, All Suite Hotel
4 out of 5
Plot 15 Mackinnon Road, Nakasero, Kampala
CA $94
per night
May 2 - May 3
3.7/5Good! (58 reviews)

"The ambiance, good staff and always smiling. I only didn't like the fact that they charge for early checkin"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 24, 2019

Xanadu Collection, All Suite Hotel
Imperial Royale Hotel
4 out of 5
Plot 7 Kintu Road, Kampala
CA $235
per night
Apr 13 - Apr 14
3.3/5 (10 reviews)

"The room is excellent and Casino is very good. I’d recommend it to my friends"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 18, 2019

Imperial Royale Hotel
Kampala Serena Hotel
5 out of 5
Kintu Road, Kampala
CA $319
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
4.7/5Exceptional! (112 reviews)

"Excellent food options. Nice pool, sauna, steam room. Very helpful staff. Comfortable room and amenities."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 21, 2020

Kampala Serena Hotel
Nexus Resorts Hotel
3 out of 5
Semanda Road, Nansana Town, Kampala
CA $76
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
4/5Very Good! (9 reviews)
Lovely staff, nice and clean, need to upgrade wifi

"Location was ok, close to the main road, if needed bars shops etc. Hotel itself was in a quiet location. Wi-fi was a pain, it kept going on and off constantly. Food was nice, and lots of choice. Staff were amazing, very friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 29, 2017

Nexus Resorts Hotel
Protea Hotel by Marriott Kampala
4 out of 5
4 Elgon Terrace, Kololo, Kampala
CA $166
per night
May 3 - May 4
3.8/5Good! (82 reviews)

"Nice hotel and friendly staff, but unfortunately no pool."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 19, 2020

Protea Hotel by Marriott Kampala
Hotel Africana
3.5 out of 5
Plot 2 - 4 Wampewo Avenue, P.O. Box 10218, Kampala
CA $178
per night
Apr 11 - Apr 12
3.6/5Good! (160 reviews)

"Perfect location for business. Good service overall. Property condition needs a spruce up"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 22, 2020

Hotel Africana
Bukoto Heights Apartments
3 out of 5
Plot 481 482, Moyo Close, Bukoto, Kampala
CA $116
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
3.9/5Very Good! (16 reviews)
One night stay with family

"Stay was nice. Service was good, Food and drinks at hotel restaurant were very good. Only issue was we are a family of four, and inside the room there was only ONE towel. When housekeeping staff was asked for more towels, we were initially told no, they had to get permission to give us a towel for ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 1, 2019

Bukoto Heights Apartments
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About Kampala Historic Hotels

When you go on a Kampala trip out of town, it's easy to choose a chain you are familiar with, or a modern hotel. You may be used to your room having all the necessary conveniences. However, staying in an in a more distinctive location can enrich your holiday. A stay in a Kampala historic hotel still gives you a well-appointed room that is also bustling with personality. Moreover, it offers you the opportunity to immerse yourself in Kampala's past.

Something Old, Something New

A visit to one of these Kampala historic accommodations can transport you to a bygone era as soon as you pass through the front door. From unique architecture to locations infused with a colourful past, these surroundings will make you'll instantly think like you are time traveller, not a tourist. Luckily, you aren't required to live like the hotel's past occupants. Although these lodgings are vintage, they have most up-to-date amenities to help you relax or keep in touch on your holiday. You will notice your room outfitted with a comfy bed and just about anything you may need for a wonderful getaway.

Once you've checked-in and had time to look around your hotel, you can visit the famous landmarks and museums to absorb more of the Kampala's culture. Of course, all this perusing through the past will stimulate your appetite. Go through Expedia's guest reviews for suggestions from fellow travellers to help make your Kampala visit great. You can also ask your hotels' front desk to show you where some of the area's favourite areas to enjoy a pint or high tea in Kampala are.

Your Kampala Hotel Is Waiting

If you are looking to get the most from your Kampala visit, a stay in one of these vintage hotels will elevate your time spent in this historic city. With Expedia having 630 of these one-of-a-kind accommodations to choose from, you're bound to discover one that is perfect for you. However, just like the past civilizations, these rates won't last indefinitely. Reserve soon to get a place in one of these historic properties.

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