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    Forest Cottages

    17/18, Naguru Hill, Bukoto | old Kira Road,, Kampala 7030, Uganda
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    Overview
    • Excellent41%
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    • Average14%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We have stayed here many times while we have been living in Uganda. It is close to central Kampala but quiet and peaceful and easy to get with despite Kampala's 'jams'. The rooms are functional, comfortable and clean. All the staff are friendly and helpful....More

    Thank Jenny C
    Response from DhavM, General Manager at Forest CottagesResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest. Thank you so much for choosing to stay with Forest Cottages & sparing your valuable time to review us. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed our facility & service. Your generous compliments have been shared with the Forest Cottage team for...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The staff are very helpful, the ambience is great so is the food the cottages i was left speechless. they are so beautiful, nothing like anything ive seen before . the rooms are clean,quiet and secureMore

    Thank moses m
    Response from DhavM, Manager at Forest CottagesResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest. Thank you so much for choosing to stay with Forest Cottages & sparing your valuable time to review us. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed our facility & service. Your generous compliments have been shared with the Forest Cottage team for...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This is an oasis in the midst of a bustling city. The room was adorable and had a really nice shower with hot water. More importantly, the staff was amazing! I had some issues with a day tour and they made several phone calls on...More

    Thank notsoboraboring
    Response from DhavM, Manager at Forest CottagesResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest. Thank you very much for choosing to stay with us & sparing your valuable time to write a review. Hope you are fine there , We are pleased to know that you enjoyed our facility & service. Your generous compliments have been shared...More

    Reviewed 18 August 2017

    Staff are friendly, quiet room, secure. Food and service were good. Rooms clean and functional. Whilst the cottages don't have have leisure facilities of their own you can get a pass to access the near by (5 mins walk) country clubs leisure facilities. Highly recommended.More

    1  Thank littles140
    Response from DhavM, Manager at Forest CottagesResponded 5 weeks ago

    Dear Guest. Thank you so much for choosing to stay with Forest Cottages & sparing your valuable time to review us. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed our facility & service. Your generous compliments have been shared with the Forest Cottage team for...More

    Reviewed 9 August 2017

    Organized a business trip with 7 colleagues from US and UK. Dhaval was terrific in organizing for our group and we had multiple changes to dates and group number which were handled without flaw. Will be using Forest Cottages for all future trips.More

    1  Thank Trishul S
    Response from DhavM, Manager at Forest CottagesResponded 5 weeks ago

    Dear Guest. Thank you so much for choosing to stay with Forest Cottages & sparing your valuable time to review us. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed our facility & service. Your generous compliments have been shared with the Forest Cottage team for...More

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    About
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    Amenities
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    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
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    • USD 55 - USD 71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Kampala
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    • Kampala
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    Aijay4ever
    27 July 2017|
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    Response from DhavM | Property representative |
    hi, Greetings from forest cottages you can check in at 6 am with early arrival charges of USD 35/- as our Normal check in time is 12.00 we can offer you standard rooms at discounted rate of USD 55/- per room per night... More
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    Response from DhavM | Property representative |
    Dear Guest Greetings from forest cottages ,, from city center we are located around 4KM only and it takes arond 15 to 20 mint best Regards Reservations.
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