Kayla Namulondo

Kayla Namulondo

Speke Resort, Guido’s Kids Club To Host Kids Christmas Camp

This school holiday, Speke Resort Munyonyo in partnership with Guido’s Kids Club will host a Christmas Camp for children at the hotel premises.  The camp starts December 15, 2017 to January 30th 2018, Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm.

The managing director of Guido’s Kids Club explained in an interview that they use these camps to support children development in four thematic areas. The four thematic areas are physical, cognitive, social - emotional and language development through explanatory games.

At the camps children partakes in developmental games like hoola hoops, balls of many kinds, car tires, karate punching pad and swimming. The camp organizers are targeting children between the age of two and twelve.

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Forest Cottages Unveils End Of Year Wedding Packages

The month of December comes with a lot of blessings and happiness for many people world over. It is a month many people choose to walk their spouses down the aisle to purify their marriages.

And as a way of giving back to their customers, Forest Cottages, a brilliantly designed luxury cottages set in a peaceful, African forest feature, in the hills of Naguru – Bukoto, Kampala, is wrapping up the year with special wedding packages.

“Our Wedding Package includes the following; Venue, Tables, Chairs, Crockery, Glassware, Flowers, Fruit Basket, Buffet Dinner with a soft drink, Free access to Kabira Health Club and One Night Complimentary for the Couple at an affordable price,”

Since a wedding day is a special and memorable day, Forest Cottages will ensure that the couple and their guests feel the touch of nature in a comfortable and unique serene environment.

This Christmas season, customers will also enjoy internet, telephone, television and locally made furniture. Selectively planted smaller trees, bushes, shrubs and flowers make Forest Cottages an inspiring destination for nature lovers and eco tourists alike. The hotel provides a small sanctuary for forest wildlife such as colored turacoes, hornbills, and an additional 20 bird species.

For bookings, contact +256 414 663 710 or +256 414 287 308 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Apartments In Kampala Where You Can Spend Christmas Holidays

Christmas season gives travelers and tourists a perfect chance to get out of their homes and go out to see the world. For domestic and international travelers, accommodation is a high priority. Travelers want to stay in a place more likely better than their homes.

And since Christmas holiday are usually longer travelers want more than bed and breakfast which are primary services hotels offer. They usually want a package that gives them comfort and variety since many travel with their families, including children.

Many travelers and tourists prefer an upscale apartment which they can rent for a certain period of time. The feel of an apartment compensates for what their homes offer – space, sense of belonging and privacy.

In this article we compile some of the upscale apartments where holiday makers can stay this Christmas season. You can check their individual website and social media pages (as interlinked) to get rates and what offers they have for the season.

Speke Apartments

Speke Apartments specializes in self-catering apartments for corporate, leisure and family travelers in Kampala for short or long term lets. It combines a great location with a secure, quiet, clean, serviced apartment accommodation spread out over five floors. It is located at Plot No 19 - 21, Wampewo Avenue, Kololo, Kampala.

Speke Apartments, boosting of two and three bedroom apartments and penthouses, is the largest and most luxurious apartments in Uganda. It has a mix of modern contemporary surroundings and a relaxing, laid back environment ensure that Speke Apartments is the finest choice for both business and pleasure accommodation. (See here)

Tagore Apartments

Tagore Apartments are fully serviced apartments in the heart of Kampala offering a home environment that is inviting and comfortable, for short and long term stays at very enjoyable experience.

It’s friendly and secure accommodation suits all guests, whether you are the business traveler that requires a standard apartment, travelling leisurely with your partner and require a luxuriously spacious apartment or have even taken the kids along for the ride and require family accommodation.

All Tagore Apartments guests enjoy complimentary membership for the duration of their stay at the luxurious Kabira Country Club which is a 10 minutes’ drive away. They are located at Mawanda Road in Kampala. (See Here)

Bukoto Heights

Bukoto Heights apartments are fully furnished luxury apartment in the city of Kampala, offering elegance and comfort in a relaxed atmosphere in Kampala's northern suburb of Bukoto.

Bukoto Heights apartments is within close proximity of the Central Business District, with convenient access to all parts of the city, and essential social amenities, like shopping centers, prime residential and international diplomatic neighborhoods, international schools and the golf course in the heart of the city.

With stunning views of the greater Kampala cityscape, Bukoto Heights apartments combine gracious hospitality with contemporary style. The family run nature of the apartments delivers a truly personal service. (See here)

Kitante Apartments

Residing at Kitante Apartments comes with a home-like experience. It is a fully furnished with ample Parking Space and 24hrs guarded security.


If you are looking for a fully furnished apartment or accommodation for you, your family, or on an extended family, Kitante Apartments can meet all your long stay accommodation needs. It is beautiful, well maintained and fully furnished apartments for you at the best rates. (See Here)

Kampala Boulevard

Kampala Boulevard is located opposite Posta Uganda on plot 22, 24, 26 along Kampala road. The design maximizes use of space, incorporates state of the art digital technology and creates a highly flexible environment that can easily adapt to meet its changing needs. It features apartments, shop and office space. (See Here)

Commonwealth Resort, Speke Resort Munyonyo Lineup Impressive Christmas Offers, Lunch Buffet

Christmas season is upon us and it is time for festivities, to have fun and show love and care to the people who matter in our lives, those we love and cherish. It is a time to make merry.

To stay true to the tradition, Uganda’s leading luxurious and executive hotels, Speke Resort Munyonyo and Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, all owned by the Ruparelia Group, have returned with their now annually Christmas Lunch Buffet.

To complete the package the two hotels have lined up impressive Christmas offers on accommodation and other leisure activities. These start as early as 15th December through to 7th January, 2018. Clients who booked before 30th November, 2017, got a 10 percent discount.

The Christmas Lunch Buffet, which will happen on Christmas Day, 25th December, 2017, will be a three course menu serving a variety of food and drinks. From our own Ugandan foods and drinks, to Indian, European to contemporary and specials, the buffest will provide a rich menu.

Customers who want class, fun and top most customer care on the big day should expect a menu that has foods like golden salad, compound salads, assorted cheese board, cold meat platter, cold seafood counter, condiments, dressings and dip, a variety of soups, breads, hot buffet, pickles, coverings and sauces.

The hotels will also offer live cooking dishes like BBQ grills, Tawa and South Indian counter, pasta counter, Chinese counter served with deserts. This will be served starting from midday to late in the evening. A good lakeside breathe will be such a good feel in the company of good people.

The two sister hotels are offering special festive season rates on accommodation starting from 15th to 23rd December and from 26th to 7th December.

On offer are single deluxe rooms for one guest, double deluxe room for two, one bedroom suites for two, executive rooms for two, executive suites for two, presidential cottages for four and presidential suites for four.

Also available on card from 24th to 25th December are executive Christmas offers. These include single deluxe rooms, double deluxe rooms, one bedroom suite, executive room, presidential cottages for four guests and presidential suite for four guests.

The hotels say an extra person is provided with a mattress on the floor at a charge. All rates include taxes and are on full board basis which means you get breakfast, lunch and dinner but not drinks.

You also get a 30 minute boat ride and 10 minutes pony rides for kids. Residents have access to the swimming pool, gym, steam and sauna rooms.

Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort was specifically constructed to host the 2007 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM). The resort located on Lake Victoria is dedicated to providing unrivalled comfort and unmatched service.

It has earned worldwide recognition as ‘the Presidents’ hotel’ for hosting numerous high profile guests, from Heads of State to foreign dignitaries and international celebrities, who consider it a home away from home.

Speke Resort Munyonyo like Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort offers free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour front desk, 24-hour room service, express check-in/check-out, luggage storage are there for guest's enjoyment.

Other amenities at the hotels include air conditioning, balcony/terrace, desk, telephone can be found in selected guestrooms. Take a break from a long day and make use of private beach, fitness center, sauna, outdoor pool and fishing.

Speke Resort Munyonyo, a 5 star hotel in Kampala, is an excellent choice from which to explore Kampala or to simply relax and rejuvenate.

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