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Hotel Diplomate

971 Muyenga Tank Hill, Diplomate Road, Plot | P O Box 6968, Kampala, Uganda
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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good18%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible56%
Jul 28, 2017
“No hot water”
Sep 11, 2016
“Leisure”
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Free Parking
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed July 28, 2017

I stayed here from the 18th to the 20th July 2017, Friendly, but ineffective service on the whole. No hot water, cold showers (and KLA water is cold). I think breakfast had to be found on the first day!

Thank Ann M
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful view of kampala. This is a gem which is being left to waste..it is like the owners have given up on it. The original concept ,-location and design...was creative. In it's splendour years it must have been a dream hotel in kampala. The rooms...More

Thank okemwaken
Reviewed May 7, 2016

This place has The Very Best View over Kampala. A terrific sunset and you’ll see the thousands and thousands of iron roofs, dust, light, cars and people way down there. The place has hardly any service, but you’ll get what you need while enjoying the...More

Thank jobaaroy
Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

The views from the Diplomate are spectacular, clearly one of the best views in town overlooking the city, which, especially after sunset is quite fantastic. However, you are best advised to pack a picnic basket with your own favourites bites and drops, to match your...More

2  Thank Knight_John_XVIII
Reviewed November 6, 2014

Slept in the standard Single Room. Unhygienic, Broken toilet, Broken Bed, Dirty Linen, took over an hour to get me bathing soap and worse of all...Water was COLD!!. I would not recommend anyone to stay at this hotel. Its a shadow of it past glory

3  Thank Patrick S
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  • $37 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • 24
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  • Uganda >
  • Central Region >
  • Kampala
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"Rooms behind front desk are quiet. Room 123 is large, but can be noisy."
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"Don't go here."
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"Some where other than the Hotel Diplomate"
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