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    Holiday Express Hotel

    Plot 16/18/20, Luwum Street, Kampala, Uganda
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    2017-10-29Check In 2017-10-30Check Out
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (11)
    Dining (3)
    Room & Suite (3)
    • Excellent10%
    • Very good48%
    • Average27%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

    Very conveniently located in the heart of Kampala. Excellent breakfast buffet each morning. The rooms are alway clean. Edith does a great job. The staff are professional. The hotel manager , Enoch, ensured my stay was enjoyable. During the week a sumptuous lunch buffet us...More

    Thank Steven K
    Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

    As someone has mentioned, Julius is indeed very welcoming and always with a big smile on his face. The room is ok though very basic. I like the big bed. Only wish you could add more items to the breakfast buffet even it means charging...More

    Thank Cherotich M
    Response from Isaiah K, Director of Sales at Holiday Express HotelResponded 22 May 2017

    Thank you very much for your review and we apologize for delaying to respond. We have taken note of your commendation of Julius and we are pleased that he handled your stay professionally.On the breakfast issue, we will consider making some changes to suit increasing...More

    Reviewed 11 October 2016

    We stayed here one night starting our 2-week tour in Uganda. The room was basic, the mosquito net was broken, very small and basic bathroom In general this hotel looks not cosy but especially the breakfast room was substandard. Barely light at the corner were...More

    Thank karinevdheuvel
    Response from Isaiah K, Director of Sales at Holiday Express HotelResponded 13 October 2016

    Dear Karine, Thank you for your review. We are saddened as management to learn that you didn't have a pleasant experience during your stay with us. It's even more disappointing that you were asked to pay while the bill was already cleared by your travel...More

    Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

    At almost $100 per night I expect more than a broken AC, a TV that cannot be heard over the noise from the street and on which all humans look like smurfs (bright blue skin). Breakfast is ok though coffee is instant. Neighborhood is crowded...More

    Thank johnmillspa
    Response from Isaiah K, Director of Sales at Holiday Express HotelResponded 18 October 2016

    Dear Mr.Millspaugh, thanks for your review. We apologize for the noise your room may have been exposed to. It's true that room no.425 which you occupied faces the street. However, all our rooms have a reasonable soundproof system through double-glass on the windows. This keeps...More

    Reviewed 10 May 2016

    I stayed here a couple of years back and it has taken me some time time to thank the staff. First the place is noisy because of the location but well Kampala is generally noisy, you need to go out of the CBD to get...More

    Thank Princess W
    Response from Isaiah K, Director of Sales at Holiday Express HotelResponded 19 May 2016

    Thank you very much for the positive review. It is our wish always that every guest who stays with us leaves happy with an urge to use our facility when they happen to return to our location. We are also aware that one happy customer...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$62 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 100
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    • Location
    • Uganda >
    • Central Region >
    • Kampala
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    Traveller (11)
    Dining (3)
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    "Rooms away from the street are quieter but rooms overlooking the street have great views of Kampala life."
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    "For accessibility reasons in the city of Kampala,never hesitate to try this hotel"
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    "Get a room on the higher floors, and facing away from the street."
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    "The higher the better because of the noise"
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