Speke Hotel is the first and oldest hotel in Uganda, built in the British Colonial times of the 1920s. It has, of course, gone through renovations, but has maintained its colonial ambience. The Hotel is situated in the heart of Kampala, close to the banks, shopping and business centres, and offers all the charms of bygone days complimented by efficient, modern service and facilities. The Speke Hotel holds a special place in the history of Uganda. Come and experience the courteous hospitality so natural to the people of Uganda.
The hotel has 50 ensuite rooms which all have the modern luxury facilities that one would expect.There are also several themed restaurants (including Italian and Indian) and one of the best cocktail bars in Uganda.
The Rock Garden Cafe is our continental-style restaurant. It has a wide ranging a la carte menu of exceptional quality, including a delicious barbeque grill. Enjoy the open-air environment surrounded by tall trees and tropical plants. The Rock Bar is THE Cocktail Bar in Kampala! It is the coolest place in town with an open lounge, pool tables, live music and dancing, wines and spirits from all over the world. Mammamia Pizzeria and Restaurant is an Italian-style restaurant. Managed by Italians, it specialises in preparing fresh pizzas, pastries, pastas and continental food, plus takeaways. Khyber Pass is an indian-style restaurant. There is also a Piano Bar on-site which serves snacks and drinks.
Fully equipped Business Centre with e-mail, internet service. Horse riding is also available and can be arranged through the hotel directly at Speke Equestrian Centre.