We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hotel Diplomate

971 Muyenga Tank Hill, Diplomate Road, Plot | P O Box 6968, Kampala, Uganda
Lowest prices for your stay
29 Oct 30 Oct
  • Excellent0%
  • Very good18%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible56%
28 Jul 2017
“No hot water”
11 Sep 2016
Free Parking
3.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
29 Oct30 Oct
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
  • Check booking site for details
    View Deal
  • Check booking site for details
    View Deal
  • Check booking site for details
    View Deal
View all 9 deals
Write a Review
Reviews (22)
There are newer reviews for Hotel Diplomate
See the most recent reviews
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 15 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 6 February 2013

The diplomat was stationed on the top of a hill and had really nice views of the city... i was site seeing in town and it was a good place to stop for a cold drink. I heard reviews of it being a bit dingy...More

1  Thank Libby C
Reviewed 11 December 2012

I was there before 2 days, cheap hotel means cheap in everything rooms are sooting, everything, doors, walls, bed sheets, pillows, even mosquito nets colour turned to black, dare to take shower?, no way! I broke the ashtray in room and they asked me to...More

Thank AymanFaris
Reviewed 7 December 2012

My brother and I stayed there for two nights (two nights too many may I add). Upon arrival we had our bags searched although I think it was more a case of them wanting to look at our things, then finally got to reception to...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 5 December 2012

Lovely sunset from balcony, a million miles from the bustle and chaos below...Staff lovely. Had a fantastic crepe suzettes' as desert! Laundry to be avoided as very expensive! Would definitely stay here again...

1  Thank Shaka1
Reviewed 13 November 2012

We went to view HD & left in total agreement we would not stay there. Good location on leafy & upmarket Tank Hill & the views from the hotel are superb - however this is just not enough. We viewed 3 rooms all shabby with...More

Thank BongoBongo123
The Mackinnon Suites
39 reviews
#32 of 104 hotels in Kampala
Speke Resort and Conference Centre
550 reviews
#3 of 104 hotels in Kampala
Namayiba Park Hotel
10 reviews
#48 of 104 hotels in Kampala
The Prestige Hotel Suites
27 reviews
#19 of 104 hotels in Kampala
  • Top amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Price range
  • US$30 - US$49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
  • Number of rooms
  • 24
  • Reservation Options
  • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Travelocity, Expedia, Jovago.com, Hotels.com and Priceline so you can book your Hotel Diplomate reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
  • Location
  • Uganda >
  • Central Region >
  • Kampala
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hotel Diplomate staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Rooms behind front desk are quiet. Room 123 is large, but can be noisy."
Read review
"Don't go here."
Read review
"Some where other than the Hotel Diplomate"
Read review
"Check the place out in person before you stay."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing