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Plot 132 Bombo Road, Kampala, Uganda
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Kolping House
Ranked #15 of 67 Hotels in Kampala
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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40 reviews 40 reviews
30 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I have now stayed at at the Kolping House, Kampala and pass it as an excellent hotel giving value for money. On my first visit I slept in a single room but found it a bit crammed so I settled for a suite truly enjoyed the space. In both instances, the bed was of good quality i.e. firm mattress, large,... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Great place to stay if you're doing voluntary work or similar. Met lots of like minded people. Reasonably priced. Good food. Breakfast buffet needs improving a bit. Excellent room service. Very Clean all the time. Good laundry facilities. Stayed for two weeks whilst on mission in a school and will definitely return to the Kolping next year. Tip: If you... More 

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Mongolia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Clean rooms. Staff not always very helpful. Large and quiet garden. Feels very safe. Basic buffet breakfast. Frequent power cuts in Kampala, so hotel generator useful - however there seems to be a reluctance to use it. Downstairs rooms are dark. Back rooms are noisy from early morning: roosters, dogs, muezzin, babies... The new building has more modern and brighter... More 

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Rosenheim
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

When we arrived in Kampala we was searching for a relaxing and quiet place. Then we found the Kolping Hotel. We was satisfied. The breakfast which is included in the room rate is very good and is served as buffet. The staff tried to fulfill all wishes. The rooms are clean and the bathroom offers a big shower. The downside... More 

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Used this hotel as a base arriving and leaving Uganda. It is a friendly clean hotel, in a safe environment, The food provided is good and tasty. My rooms were very clean. They did not have safety boxes but there is a lockable cupboard in each room.

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Buffalo-Niagara Falls
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

The staff is excellent, the hotel is clean and safe, they are not responsible for the noisy dogs at night. The food is yet the breakfast is left out too long and becomes a mosquito fest. Yet this is my place top stay in Kampala, we hosted a hundred person conference for three days at the hotel and it went... More 

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Milton Keynes
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Good hotel. Midrange prices. They have added a new wing since I stayed but I saw it while attending a meeting at the hotel and it looks good. Service can be slow. Kampala is noisy and I have had some noisy nights here - not from the hotel most of the time but the surrounding places

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Nairobi, Kenya
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2011

This Guest house is well placed near to the centre of Kampala. I was mindful of other reviews so asked for a quiet room. There is a block of rooms behind the main block, and if you get a room overlooking the back of the block, you can't hear the night club or anything else on the street. There is,... More 

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Seattle
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2011

I've stayed at this place on a number of occasions. It is frequently used by visiting U.S. church groups and medical missions. It is very clean, secure, with very helpful staff, and a good value for the money. It is a bit out of town on Bomba road. I have always found it to be quite tranquil and peaceful, esp.... More 

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Colchester
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2010

Friendly staff . Reasonable food. Room are large high ceilings and basic. Showers are large, working and clean with hot water provided the sun has been out! The down side is the very noisy surroundings, the loud music goes on into the early hours. As rooms are not air conditioned, you need the windows open, so take ear plugs. Some... More 

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Address: Plot 132 Bombo Road, Kampala, Uganda
Location: Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
Number of rooms: 15

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