By Spy Uganda
Kampala: Uganda has been ranked the sixth most popular destination in Africa for hosting international conferences and events in the 2019 statistics report released by the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) that represents the world’s leading association for the global meetings, conference and events industry.
According to the UTB CEO, Lilly Ajarova, Uganda in 2019 hosted 22 association meetings including the 64th Commonwealth Parliamentarians Conference, 8th African Population Conference, Africa Now Summit, 4th African Judicial Dialogue and the 2nd Congress of the African Primatological Conference; among others all which attracted a variance of domestic, regional and international visitors and contributed to the rankings that currently place Uganda as a top Meeting and Events destination in Africa.
Uganda offers a wholesome international meeting experience for small or large groups with a complete pre and post-conference tour experience. We offer unrivaled safety and ease of entry, with travelers having the option of obtaining a visa upon arrival. Our central location on the African continent offers delegates numerous connecting flight options.
TheSpy Uganda picked for you the best 5 Hotels that attract visitors to Uganda:
- Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort Hotel
Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort Hotel located Wavamunno Rd, Kampala offers Accommodation,Nature,relaxation,events,leisure,meetings,conferences all with Quality services.
2. Forest Cottages Kampala
Forest Cottages offers rooms equipped with a flat-screen TV, a telephone and cable/satellite channels, plus all the necessities to ensure an enjoyable stay. Each provide bottled water, a mosquito net and a private bathroom with a shower.
Entebbe International Airport is a 50-minute drive from Forest Cottages. The helpful staff at the tour desk are available to book and organise activities in Kampala.
3. Kabira Country Club.
Kabila Country Club is 4-star hotel located in Kampala, in Bukoto,Old Kira Road, 5 Minutes away from city center. Kabira Country Club has a fitness centre, a terrace and rooms with free WiFi access.
4. Speke Apartments Wampewo.
Speke Apartments is located in Kampala, just 200 m from Centenary Park. The property offers an outdoor pool and BBQ area. Free WiFi and parking is offered to guests.
The accommodation is fitted with a dining area and a seating area with a satellite flat-screen TV. There is also a kitchen, equipped with an oven and microwave. A toaster and kettle are also featured. Every unit features a private bathroom with slippers and free toiletries. Towels are available.
Speke Apartments offers room service and also includes a spa centre offering massage treatments. The property features a sauna and laundry facilities.
Gaddafi National Mosque is 3 km from Speke Apartments, while the Independence Monument is 2 km away. Uganda National Museum is located within 3.8 km and Entebbe International Airport is 42 km away.
5. Speke Hotel Nile Avenue.
All the above Hotel are under Speke Group of Hotels, Proudly owned by The Ruparelia Group of Companies.
However, Speke Hotel is one of Kampala’s oldest hotels it was taken over by The Ruparelia Group in the year 1996. It was then, given a major face-lift to add comforts to age and grace. All rooms are air conditioned have wooden floors, satellite television, Free Wi-Fi and a minibar. Speke Hotel is located in the heart of Kampala, close to banks and business centers and offers all the charms of bygone days complimented by efficient, modern services and facilities.