Grand Imperial Hotel - Kampala

Nile Avenue And Speke Road, Kampala, Uganda  show map
 3 stars
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Grand Imperial Hotel - Kampala

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Restaurant buffet

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Overview

Grand Imperial is a 3-star hotel offering an indoor heated swimming pool, an outdoor swimming pool and a golf course. The hotel opened its doors in 1920 and was remodeled in 2009.

The property is set 25 minutes' walk from Lubiri Palace. The venue is 1 km away from the city center.

This attractive hotel is very near to Kampala Railway train station. The hotel is within 40 minutes' drive from Entebbe airport.

Rooms

The property offers 103 guestrooms appointed with climate control and TV.

Eat & Drink

Offering a variety of dishes, Quality Cuts Butcherie and Samurai are about 200 meters away.

Services

The on-site car rentals are also provided.

Relax

Grand Imperial Hotel offers babysitting and cots for guests travelling with children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   103.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Barber shop
  • Beauty salon
  • No alcohol served on-site
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • All inclusive
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Entertainment
  • Sauna

Room view

  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • VIP room facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Media

  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Nile Avenue And Speke Road, Kampala, Uganda

Get directions
City Center
  • Kampala
    1000 ft
Airports
  • Entebbe (EBB)
    21.1 mi
  • Bukoba (BKZ)
    125.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Haandi (cuisine: Indian)
    700 ft
  • Quality Cuts Butcherie
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    103

Hotel Awards

UgandanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedKampalaGrand Imperial Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Uganda

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Rooms and availability

Grand Imperial Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bath or shower
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This twin/double room features a cable TV, electronic safe and telephone. The bathroom is fitted with a bath or shower, and bathrobes and free toiletries are provided for your comfort.

Grand Imperial Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
King Suite
Pool view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bath or shower
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This suite features a cable TV, electronic safe and telephone. The bathroom is fitted with a bath or shower, and bathrobes and free toiletries are provided for your comfort.

Grand Imperial Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bath or shower
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This double room is equipped with a cable TV, electronic safe and telephone. The bathroom is fitted with a bath or shower, and bathrobes and free toiletries are provided for your comfort.

Grand Imperial Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bath or shower
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Deluxe|SINGLE DELUXE

Grand Imperial Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bath or shower
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This family room has a cable TV, electronic safe and telephone. The bathroom is fitted with a bath or shower, and bathrobes and free toiletries are provided for your comfort.

Grand Imperial Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center400 ft

Places of interest

  • Makerere University1.2 mi
  • Kabaka's Palace1.3 mi
  • Saint Paul's Cathedral Namirembe1.4 mi
  • Mulago Hospital1.6 mi
  • Uganda Cancer Institute - Fred Hutch Cancer Centre1.7 mi

Shopping areas

  • The Acacia Mall1.7 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Independence Monument700 ft
  • Gaddafi National Mosque4300 ft
  • Kasubi Royal Tombs2.1 mi
  • Rubaga Cathedral2.1 mi

Museums

  • Uganda National Museum1.4 mi

Local attractions

  • Uganda Museum1.4 mi
    5-7 Kira Road Pob 365
  • Namirembe Kathedrale1.5 mi
    Namirembe Hill Side Road
  • Kasubi Tombs2.2 mi
    Kasubi Hill
  • Lubiri Palace1.4 mi
    Mengo
  • Rubaga-Kathedrale2.1 mi
    Mutesa Road

Near the hotel

  • Independence Monument300 ft
    Nile Avenue
  • Gaddafi National Mosque4500 ft
    Old Kampala Road Plot 23/25
  • Uganda Crafts 2000 Limited1000 ft
    Plot 32-36 Bombo Road DLCO-EA Building

Restaurants nearby

  • Haandi700 ft

    Address: 7 Kampala Road

    74% likes this, based on 87 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian
    Price Range: USD 5 - USD 10

  • Thammaphon Thai700 ft

    Address: Bukoto Kisaasi Road
    Phone: 784455999

    87% likes this, based on 28 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

  • Samurai700 ft

    Address: Bunga

    74% likes this, based on 11 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese

  • Quality Cuts Butcherie700 ft

    Address: Ggaba Road
    Phone: 256 414 510465

    70% likes this, based on 39 reviews

  • The Kampala Carnivore700 ft

    Address: Ggaba Road
    Phone: 077 506 562

    52% likes this, based on 20 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    103

Hotel Awards

UgandanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedKampalaGrand Imperial Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Uganda

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  • Kalangala hotels - 77 km
  • Lugala hotels - 4 km
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Grand Imperial Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Grand Imperial Hotel

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 6 reviews

Rating by category:

Value
7.8
Location
8.0
Rooms
7.8
Service
7.8

Guest reviews

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Grand Imperial Hotel - Kampala Kampala location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Nile Avenue And Speke Road, Kampala, Uganda

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Kampala
      1000 ft
    Airports
    • Entebbe (EBB)
      21.1 mi
    • Bukoba (BKZ)
      125.6 mi
    Restaurants
    • Haandi (cuisine: Indian)
      700 ft
    • Quality Cuts Butcherie
      700 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of rooms:
      103

    Hotel Awards

    UgandanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedKampalaGrand Imperial Hotel

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Spa Hotels in Uganda

    Use Badge