Speke Hotel Kampala

When planning your Business trip to Africa, plan to book into Speke Hotel Kampala if you're seeking budget luxurious accommodation within the City Center of Kampala, Uganda's Capital.

Speke Hotel can make a good venue for your small out door business meetings over a cup of coffee within the city center.

Speke Hotel is named after the famous British explorer, John Hannington Speke, who discovered the source of the great River Nile.

Speke Hotel is the first and oldest hotel in Uganda, built in the British Colonial times of the 1920s.

The Uganda Hotel has, of course, gone through a series of renovations, but it has maintained its colonial ambience.

Speke Hotel Kampla is among the Speke Group of Hotels in Uganda which include:

  • The Speke Resort Munyonyo Compelex
  • Kabira Country Club in Kampala
  • Speke Hotel and
  • Tourist Hotel Kampala

In this section of the Uganda Hotels Booking Guide you will find tips and information to help you evaluate whether Speke Hotel is the perfect Hotel Booking for your business travel needs in Africa.

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Where to find Speke Hotel

You will find Speke Hotel situated in the heart of Kampala, close to the banks, shopping and business centres.

Some of the nearby offices within walkable distance include:

  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • Bank of Uganda
  • National Social Security Fund (NSSF)
  • Uganda Bureau of statitistics
  • Uganda Telecom House
  • The Uganda Post Office
  • Ministry of Energy on Amber House
  • The National Theater

You can open this link to locate Speke Hotel on the Uganda Hotels Search Map.

Hotel accommodation and room rates

SpekeHotel has a total of 50 fine ensuite rooms.

The Hotel rooms are all air conditioned and well eqquiped.

In the table below we summarise for you the different types of rooms you will find at this Uganda Hotel and estamates of the room rates for each type of room.

No. of Rooms

Type of Rooms

Single Room

Double Room   


AVG. Rooms Rates

USD 110

USD 135

Breakfast is included in the above prices.

An extra bed can be provided in rooms for USD15 per night

A 5% service charge plus 18% VAT will be added to the above charges

Payment is usually in cash, but your Credit Card of Visa, Electron, MasterCard, American Express & Diners Club International will also be accepted.

There is a 5% surcharge on all credit card payments and an additional USD10 is payable if you're using a Diners Club card.

If you wish to pay using traveller's cheques, you will have to present your purchase receipt.

Compare Speke Hotel room rates with other Hotels in Uganda.

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What you will find in your Hotel Room

  • Private Balcony
  • Remote-controlled Plasma TV with built in DVD player and DSTV (Satellite TV) connections
  • Free Internet Connection
  • Room Service
  • Same day laundry service
  • Continental/English buffet breakfast included.

Other Amenities at Speke Hotel Kampala

  • 24 Hour security
  • Room Service
  • Fully equipped Business Centre with e-mail, internet service
  • A licenced 24 hour Forex Bureau
  • In house travel agency
  • Conference centre
  • Airport Transfers

Speke Hotel Kampala Restaurants

The Rock Garden Cafe

The Rock Garden Cafe is the Speke Hotel continental-style restaurant.

This Uganda Restaurant has a wide ranging a la carte menu of exceptional quality, including a delicious barbeque grill.

You will enjoy the open-air environment surrounded by tall trees and tropical plants.

This restaurant is open from 10.00am to 11.00pm.

Continental/English Breakfast is served from 6.00 am to 10.30am. And you will enjoy the wide range of delightful pastries.

The Rock Bar

The Rock Bar is among the Cocktail Bars in Kampala!

It is cool place in town with an open lounge and has all sorts of drinks from all over the world.

Rock Bar is easily accessible for all patrons and has ample parking.

Mammamia Pizzeria and Restaurant

Mammamia Pizzeria and Restaurant is the Speke Hotel Italian-style restaurant.

This Uganda restaurant is managed by Italians, and it specialises in preparing fresh pizzas, pastries, pastas and continental food, plus takeaways.

Khyber Pass

Khyber Pass is the Speke Hotel Indian-style restaurant.

This Uganda restaurant will bring you Frontier Cuisine: classic and exciting recipes of Frontier Tawa Tandoor (Clay Pot) cooking,

At Khyber Pass restaurant you will experience the tandooris, kebabs and the rotis!

The Piano Bar

The Piano Bar is open from 10.00 pm until morning, from 11.00 pm to 12.30 live piano is played everyday.

Drinks, meals and snacks are available.

Speke Hotel Kampala conference

Speke Hotel has a Conference centre

Relaxation at Speke Hotel Kampala

From Speke Hotel you can easily acess some interesting attraction in and around Kampala, including

  • Horse riding at Speke Equestrian Centre in Munyonyo.
  • To Kabira Country Club, Bukoto, for Swimming and Gymnasium
  • To Didi's World, Kansanga, The Children's entertainment and
  • Craft Shops in Buganda Road and at National Theatre

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