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Rubaga Road, Kampala 256, Uganda
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Tal Cottages
Ranked #55 of 68 Hotels in Kampala
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Thika
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The property is located on a hilltop with nice view of the Buganda king's lake, a haven for birds providing an ideal bird watching chance evening and morning. The rooms (we used the single storey cottages) were very clean and spacious which can be double or twin as per specification of the customer. We arrived Kampala at night and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

This is a very nice spot in Kampala close (5-10 min by boda-boda) to the city center. The rooms are clean and comfortable and the staff is very friendly. The food is pretty good too: there is a large breakfast with fruit, fresh juice, tea, bread and omelet; try the goat chunks, they are very good! The only downside is... More 

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Amsterdam, Netherlands
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

If you are looking for a quiet place to stay in Kampala, this is the place to be! The accomodation is located on a hilltop (with nice views on Kampala), close to the lake that was constructed by the (subjects of) the Buganda king. The lake is a haven for birds, landing on the lake in the evening (which gives... More 

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Kampala, Uganda
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

This property lies west of Kampala town on a terraced hiily landscape overlooking the Kabaka Palace hill with the Kabakas (Kings) lake in the valley in between. A quiet place especially so with the single storey cottages which offer a perfect hide-away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Good for stay in conferences, seminars and workshops. A beautiful... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

We decided to stay at Tal cottages partly because of the swimming pool and gardens.. This was our 7th visit to Kampala. We were met at the airport by the son of the proprietor. Expect to pay 80,000 Ug sh. The pool was functioning and seemed to be properly maintained.. There were sun loungers round the pool and a pleasant... More 

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013 via mobile

No hot water the first night and no water the next night. Restaurant has poor service and hotel staff don't communicate with each other on reservations. Light fixtures hanging loose and cracks in doors. But, maybe that's Africa. It compared to another place we stayed in another city.

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JjuukoM, Guest Relations Manager at Tal Cottages, responded to this review

Dear jay Thank you for the review we apologies for not being able to meet your expectation,the whole Rubaga area of the city was expriencing repair of water system.we promise to serve you better next time. More 

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Address: Rubaga Road, Kampala 256, Uganda
Location: Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 65

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