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Ivys Hotel

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

I have stayed at Ivys Hotel several times and really grown to like the place. Staff are friendly and I now know a number of them. Great service when your referred to by name. Can't fault any of the services so will continue staying there whenever I am in Uganda.

Thank Rogers012
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Booked to stay over Easter. Location was very difficult to find due to Kampala's chaotic traffic. Arrived on Good Friday and immediately noticed that there was loud music from the bar. Saturday night also had a noisy wedding reception party. 💦 in the 🚿 was either cold or lukewarm, 📺 had no dedicated channel for kids, wifi didn't work or...

Thank Fndaga
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Brilliant stay over Xmas. Made 2016 Xmas a great experience. Staff were very friendly. The food was superb. Room cleanliness stood out. Staff were always willing to help despite the busy Christmas period.

Thank Rogers012
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

I visited Kampala at the begining of this month for both business and leisure. And Ivy's hotel gave it away. The location is Excellent and you can access both leisure activities and transport at any given time; meaning at all times 24 hours. The staff are warm with a good hospitality and always at your service. The rooms are spacious...

Thank KS9BC
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Well received by the staff and promptly served. The premises are clean and ambiance is relaxing. Food was hot and fresh drinks offered in good variety and tastes. I will recommend this hotel to my friends.

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Excellent service, nice rooms, reasonable in size. Good bed and bathroom. Wifi for free.The restaurant is fine and a nicely renovated bar. Staff really try to provide good service. Breakfast is delicious.

Thank Kennedy L
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

Too much noise and rooms not well mentioned. Poor customer care. You sit in the restaurant and hardly get a waiter to serve you. Front desk staff are not friendly and sometimes don't care about clients.

Thank Wngabo
Reviewed 25 April 2015

I was in Kampala, Uganda during April 2015. I chose Ivys Hotel after checking out a few reviews and indeed I was not disappointed. The staff were very good and helpful and the hotel was very well equipped. As a guest I had access to the swimming pool, Sauna, gym, business centre. The hotel is strategically located if you have...

1Thank Dennis K
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2015

I stayed at Ivys hotel late January/early February 2015 and found the staff very helpful. A lot of effort was made to make my stay very comfortable after my family had travelled back home to the UK. The service we received during my family's stay (in Dec/Jan) and after their departure convinced me that this is a hotel I will...

4Thank Rogers M
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 8 February 2015

It's a great place for business travellers and tourists. Excellent location, spotlessly clean rooms, comfy bed, good mix of TV channels, professional services,good work Esther, you give me reason to come ivy's. Good food and bar by the way. keep it up.

2Thank Bridget M

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ivys Hotel is an international 3 Star hotel in Kampala laid out on three acres of prime land, located on Sir Albert Cook Road, Rubaga - Wakaliga, on the lower part of Rubaga Hill, 4km from the City Centre. It lies within easy reach of the historical Kasubi tombs, the Kabaka’s place and the Rubaga and Namirembe Cathedrals and stands at the gateway to routes to the south and west of Uganda. The hotel has 72 air conditioned en-suite rooms including 10 suites (all with DSTV, intercom, mini bar and safes), two bars, two restaurants and five conference halls catering for up to 300 guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ivys Hotel

Address: 90 91 Sir Albert Cook Road | Wakaliga, Mengo, Kampala 14047, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
Price Range: $67 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ivys Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 72
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“Choose rooms facing away from the busy road as they are quieter”
Fndaga, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a room at the back away from the road”
tomwE609OU, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for poolside room”
491brandym, 6 Feb 2015 | Read review
“go for rooms on the extension block. they have air conditioners.”
camilles229, 22 Jan 2015 | Read review
“No rooms, No good anything!!!”
amandao353, 21 Jan 2015 | Read review
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