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Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Staying at the Fairway Hotel makes me feel at home, This being my Second Visit i had the Option to choose among various Hotels and Fairway was my first choice. The thought of the smiles of the Service providers especially Manager Sharma, Who will want to know how his guest are with a very broad smile he will ask "how...

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FairwayHotel, Executive Assistant at Fairway Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for making us your first choice! We truly appreciate your feedback and compliments. One of our missions is to create a home away from home experience for our guests so it is great to hear we achieved that with you. We desire to always meet and exceed your needs and provide you with genuine care and...

Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Traveling back to Kampala from Tanzania over the past 4 months I always book into the Fairway Hotel, the accommodation in the Executive suits are excellent, need to request for an electric kettle to make a cuppa, the hotel staff are very attentive & help with any queries, the food in the Asian Fusion garden restaurant is very tasty the...

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FairwayHotel, Executive Assistant at Fairway Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for always choosing to stay with us while you are in Kampala; we are honored by your loyalty. We appreciate all your feedback and are glad to know your stay was relaxing and comfortable because we cater for both holiday and business travellers. We look forward to hosting you again when you return to Kampala. Happy...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 25 December 2015

It was our first visit to Kampala and stay at Fairway. It is very centrally located and is walking distance to a lot of places. Taxis and boda bodas are easy to find around this hotel. The rooms are very comfortable and the hotel is an oasis. The gardens are well kept and very peaceful. Internet quality is excellent. Vijay,...

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FairwayHotel, Executive Assistant at Fairway Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us during your first visit to Kampala. We appreciate all your compliments. It is always a delight for hear our guests enjoyed our services. We will definitely pass on your compliments to the staff you have mentioned. We are looking forward to your return so we can give you another great...

New England
Reviewed 19 December 2015

The property is good with nice designes of african culture, the best is the Ice bar which makes your life easy in evening, food was good, was a bit disapoointed with the cleanliness but its was taken care seriously, the restaurant and the ambiences is nice. thanks a lot will recomen this place.

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FairwayHotel, Executive Assistant at Fairway Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your compliments. It is a delight to know enjoyed our service and facilities. We look forward to hosting you again

Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 11 December 2015

An excellent and conducive environment with quality service delivery. Nice Indian and African food with rooms well furnished. Internet Connectivity is great. Hotel staff are prompt and timely in service delivery

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FairwayHotel, Executive Assistant at Fairway Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us for the very first time! We appreciate your compliments. It is always a delight to hear that our guests enjoyed their stay. Looking forward to hosting you to your second visit.

Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Fairway hotel is Located in Kampala City, Hotel has very Large Premises with multi facilities like Swimming Pool, Shopping mall, Spa & massage center, multi cuisine restaurant. I enjoined with different cultural program of Africa.

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FairwayHotel, Executive Assistant at Fairway Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. It is great to know you enjoyed your stay. We hope you will return for another pleasant experience.

Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

A clean hotel suitable for Business travellers specially the executive rooms in the New extension.. very good WiFi.. no much varieties for breakfast though I enjoyed the Indian cuisine a lot thanks to Vijay the chef..

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FairwayHotel, Executive Assistant at Fairway Hotel, responded to this review

Thank for taking time to review us. Indeed our hotel offers services and facilties to cater for both holiday and business travellers. We look forward to hosting you again.

Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 5 December 2015

I am from Afganistan to have a workshop in Kampala, I really feel home away from home, the room was facing green garden view with balcony, the room was spacious and clean, the breakfast is moderate, Indian food is always best with authentic spices and great flavour.

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FairwayHotel, Executive Assistant at Fairway Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for reviewing us. One of our missions is give our guests a home-away-from-home experience so we are glad we achieved that with you. We look forward to giving you another "100% satisfaction" experience when you return.

Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 5 December 2015

I have best experienced in Fairway hotel in Suite room for six nights had a very comfortable bed specious sitting and bathroom room, Clear DSTV channel and fair internet speed, special thanks to Mr. Sharma and Fairway hotel team to feel me very special with best customer services.

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FairwayHotel, Executive Assistant at Fairway Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for making us your best hotel in Kampala. We are absolutely delighted to know you had the best experience with us because that it what we want to achieve with every guest. We will definitely pass on your appreciations to the mentioned staff. Looking forward to hosting you again

Chennai
Reviewed 2 December 2015

It was not even fair for what we paid, poor Maintenance, Hot water was in all taps without control, very weak or No WI-FI, No Lift had to climb to 4th floor with the luggage. Had a tough time staying there. only consolation was the food in the restaurant.

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FairwayHotel, Executive Assistant at Fairway Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us. We apologize for your experience. All these issues you raised concerning hot water and WiFi are glitches that should have been rectified immediately. Our hotel does not have lifts and that is why we have bellboys readily available to help you with your luggage - perhaps we should have communicated...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fairway Hotel is one of the oldest and most reputable hotels in Kampala serving the community since 1969. Located on Nakasero, guests can enjoy views of the Uganda Golf Club, the lush Kitante Valley and the Kololo Hill. Our rooms are spread over four blocks within a plush landscape of trim lawns, flower bushes, and diverse palm species. We are within a 10min walk of town, malls, movie theaters, grocery stores, restaurants, and golf course. We have restaurants, a lounge/bar, pool, gym, conference/meeting room facilities and large gardens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fairway Hotel

Address: 1 Kafu Road | Nakasero, Kampala, Uganda
Region: Uganda > Central Region > Kampala
Price Range: $145 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fairway Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 90
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Also Known As:
Fairway Hotel Kampala
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in Kampala
#7 Best Value Hotel in Kampala
#10 Business Hotel in Kampala
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