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Forest Cottages

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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3 Star Hotel
Best Place to stay in Kampala with African Forest environment, Where birds are singing a song of courtesy.
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17/18, Naguru Hill, Bukoto | old Kira Road,, Kampala 7030, Uganda
24 miles to Entebbe Airport
23 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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Reviewed June 9, 2018

First of all my appreciation goes out to all people who are working at forrest cottages !!! Never saw such a professional,friendly,helpfull,nice employees like them,and every day again with a big smile...Because of them it made my stay much more special,and enjoyed a great time...More

Thank ralphvanloo
Response from DhavM, Manager at Forest CottagesResponded June 13, 2018

Dear Mr. Ralph Greetings from forest cottages & thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed our facility & service. Your generous compliments have been shared with the Forest Cottage team for whom it will be a...More

Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

I have visited this guesthouse on a business trip. I was pleasantly surprised to see this kind of beautiful garden in the inner city of Kampala. Good WiFi connection. Great chicken curry and above all, very affordable. Will visit again.More

Thank Jakes N
Response from DhavM, General Manager at Forest CottagesResponded April 2, 2018

Dear Guest. Greetings from forest cottages & thank you for choosing to stay with Forest Cottages in you recent visit . We are pleased to know that you enjoyed our facility, service, and food. Your generous compliments have been shared with a team for whom...More

Reviewed March 5, 2018

What a dirty disorganised hotel. I'd imagine this was a lovely location when first built but that seems to be some time ago. The rooms are basic, the breakfast edible at best and the noise level is ridiculous.More

Thank extremered
Response from DhavM, General Manager at Forest CottagesResponded March 5, 2018

Dear Guest. Greetings from forest cottages. Please accept our apologies for the inconvenience caused. Because of Road construction and drainage line work conducted by local council the place is bit Noisy & dusty. and all our staff working tirelessly to make it clean all the...More

Reviewed March 4, 2018

I stayed at Forest Cottages for about 3 weeks in a few rooms - while in transition between project sites - and would stay there again without question. The place has character, the staff are hard-working, helpful and good. It is true that there are...More

Thank Andrea S
Response from DhavM, General Manager at Forest CottagesResponded March 4, 2018

Dear Guest. Greetings from forest cottages. Thank you so much for choosing to stay with Forest Cottages & sparing your valuable time to review us. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed our facility & service. We have also taken note of the lapses...More

Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

Good basic hotel. Clean and comfortable. Helpful staff especially when needed to chase lost luggage from airport. Pleasant start to gorilla trekking holiday in Uganda.Well located to tour Kampala. Lovely gardensMore

Thank FordsonM
Response from DhavM, General Manager at Forest CottagesResponded March 1, 2018

Dear Guest. Thank you so much for choosing to stay with Forest Cottages & sparing your valuable time to review us. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed our facility & service. Your generous compliments have been shared with the Forest Cottage team for...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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$56 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Kampala
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
$56 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Kampala
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Aijay4ever
July 26, 2017|
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Response from DhavM | Property representative |
hi, Greetings from forest cottages you can check in at 6 am with early arrival charges of USD 35/- as our Normal check in time is 12.00 we can offer you standard rooms at discounted rate of USD 55/- per room per night... More
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Rebecca B
June 15, 2017|
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Carles d
June 5, 2017|
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Response from DhavM | Property representative |
Dear Guest Greetings from forest cottages ,, from city center we are located around 4KM only and it takes arond 15 to 20 mint best Regards Reservations.
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"everywhere its nice"
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"Highly recommend the cottages!"
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"The Hotel has a good African touch. It is important for early reservation"
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"If you have mobility issues this isn't the place for you - there are many steps, stairs and uneven..."
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