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Mbarara, Uganda
Reviewed yesterday NEW

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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Kampala, Uganda
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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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Pokhara, Nepal
Reviewed 1 week ago

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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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

Reviewed 1 week ago 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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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

Jinja, Uganda
Reviewed 1 week ago

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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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 1 week ago

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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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

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our year end plan wouldnt hv been so happening if we didnt visit this resort..Their special festive package covers everything you need when you stay in a hotel..All meals were excellent and we enjoyed it through out our 2nights stay. Boat ride was fun as we enjoyed sunset view at the lake and some unknown species of birds..will certainly recommend...

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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

Bageshwar, India
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed alot, their is really nice view and comfortable service my all friends was happy with this palace, thanks for all good services make my treat wonderfull, and we seen acomadation so nice rooms if we come to paln again kampala i wish to stay here😊

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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 2 weeks ago

Stayed for two nights including the 31st December, 2016. We enjoyed every moment being here, the services were spot on and food was tasty. Staff at reception helped us getting a room with the Lake as well as the pool. We enjoyed our evening at their Lake Terrace restaurant where a live band was organized. During day we loved being...

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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

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent 4 days at this beautiful place with the family. Everyone in the family especially the kids loved their holidays here. The place is big enough for kids to spend whole day out of the room. They used boating, horse ride and mostly the swimming pool by the lake side having direct view of the Lake. The services in every...

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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 Center 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 Center 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 Center 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
Location: Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
Price Range: $248 - $313 (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 Luxury Hotel in Kampala
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kampala
#1 Spa Hotel in Kampala
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#4 Business Hotel in Kampala
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“stay in a room with a lake view and near to nyanja restaurant !!”
 of 5 bubbles prizma17, 1 week ago | Read review
“Request for a lake view room in advance to enjoy the most.”
 of 5 bubbles greatfreida, 1 week ago | Read review
“Ask for a lake view rooms at the time of booking itself!”
 of 5 bubbles subujjak, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Rooms at the ends have very long walk distances”
 of 5 bubbles stephensH7468OT, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“ask for rooms facing the lake”
 of 5 bubbles , Nov 29, 2016 | Read review
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