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NE Indiana
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fluttering flags all salute this resort that beacons leaders of countries and business to network among the fine restaurant, footbridge and waterfall walkways, to the marina, or pool, for a high class Lake Victoria lake front room, large cabana house, and top class service. Very affordable and inviting after passing through the common security search of bags and person that...

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AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We a group of friends went to Munyonyo to spend a day, we loved the time spent there at their olympic size pool, lake side restaurant, horse ride and boat ride. The services are at par with any other 5 star hotel, however the natural beauty puts them on top of any other five star hotels place in Kampala. We...

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AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoy our 2 nights stay at this beautiful place in an Executive Room overlooking their marina / harbour. The place is huge and full of different activities. We spent our time at the swimming pool by the lake which is quite and we were told it is strictly for residents which makes it more private. We ordered room service 2-...

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AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely time at Munyonyo Resort. Give it a try and you also will surely love it. The place was truly relaxing, the amenities were excellent, and the people were very professional and hospitable especially Moses, Joshua and Jimmy in restaurant. I remember Jimmy who always wears a sweet and welcoming smile on his face. You,all, are really...

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AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Mbarara, Uganda
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Attended wedding of my friend last weekend which was a wow... The venue was right at shores of the lake, the set up was perfect, lights were well controlled and balanced. Food was amazing, services were good. Considering number of people in the wedding we didn't expected to so well organized. Overall I found everything to the required standards of...

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AkhileshMalik, Manager at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Spent 3 days on weekend and found the place to be perfect for stay considering the service standards as well as the varieties of activities being offered. We got a very nice room on top floor overlooking beautiful gardens as well as the lake. The staff is very active and polite to talk to. We enjoyed the boat ride at...

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Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Pokhara, Nepal
Reviewed 11 January 2017

i stayed in this hotel for 4 nights attending a seminar,,,, firstly i want to thank the house keeping team for keeping my room fresh and clean on a regular basis ,,,, the HK staffs were so friendly and warm that i really missed the care at departure,,,, the bfast team at the nyanja were equally welcoming and the bfast...

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Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Munyonyo Commonwealth resort is an amazing place to stay and a must visit for people who visits kampala. I had my best Christmas ever. The breakfast buffet was excellent well spread. My kids enjoyed a lot. Lots of options for them like pony ride, boating etc. Overall had a great time.

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Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Jinja, Uganda
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We loved the services as well as the place, our stay was nothing but the best. The staff really took care of us very well and we thank them for their best services, the place is huge and beautiful. We loved the horse rides, boat rides our time at Swimming pool. Will definitely come back.

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Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Simply a perfect place to stay at considering the location, cleanliness, services and nature being at its best with high standards of services. Room are spacious and have a wide balcony, if you ask for in advance you may be lucky getting a room with lake view where you can't avoid enjoying your morning/evening tea / drinks. The gardens are...

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Dear Guest Greetings form Resort ! Thank you for your kind words of appreciation, our entire team is thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort. Regards Akhilesh

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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.Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort is dedicated to providing unrivalled comfort and unmatched services. 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.The meeting rooms, suitable for any occasion, are designed around your requirements and are all situated under one roof. We have comprehensive wellness and fitness facilities that assist body and mind to work in harmony. Munyonyo’s strategic location, close to business, shopping, and entertainment areas, make it the ideal choice for leisure and business travellers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort

Address: Wavamunno Road | P.O.Box 3673, Kampala, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
Price Range: RM1,101 - RM1,381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 114
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#1 Spa Hotel in Kampala
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kampala
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#4 Business Hotel in Kampala
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“try to get a lake view rather than a courtyard view”
 of 5 bubbles Godisgood1, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“stay in a room with a lake view and near to nyanja restaurant !!”
 of 5 bubbles prizma17, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Request for a lake view room in advance to enjoy the most.”
 of 5 bubbles greatfreida, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a lake view rooms at the time of booking itself!”
 of 5 bubbles subujjak, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the ends have very long walk distances”
 of 5 bubbles stephensH7468OT, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
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