Munyonyo Commonwealth resort has been recognized by Booking.com with a prestigious global award.
The hotel received the Guest Review Award for 2017 after emerging the winner among several other posh hotels on the continent and worldwide.
Every year, Booking.com celebrates properties with an average review score of 8.0 and above for properties who have ten or more reviews online.
Munyonyo clinched the top awards after an average review score of 8.1 out of 10 online.
Speaking to Daily Post Uganda Mr Ajit Singh the manager room booking division at Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort said the award is based on the reviews from guests on Booking.com, a digital booking agency based in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
The website lists more than 1,534,024 properties in 226 countries and territories and books 1,200,000 room nights per day.
When asked about the mood at the top facility Singh said “It’s a great feeling to know that our guests have given us good reviews which shows that we have met their expectations and our guests have enjoyed the facilities and services,” he commented.
Booking.com is an online OTS (Booking engine) where people go to book for hotel services around the world. Established in 1996 in Amsterdam, Booking.com has grown from a small Dutch startup to one of the largest travel e-commerce companies in the world.
About the awards the website acknowledged “We know these properties have offered great guest experiences, and our Guest Review Awards are a great way to showcase this achievement,” Booking.Com said of the award.
Booking.com said the score is based on all reviews that were published on the website during the 24 months preceding November 1, 2017. Eligible partners receive an official certificate and a window sticker, as well as the possibility to share this success virtually on social media using a digital version.
ABOUT MUNYONYO COMMONWEALTH RESORT
Sprawling across 90 acres, Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort boasts of world class business and conference venues; wedding, indoor and outdoor meeting venues, cuisines from all walks of life, a wellness centre that caters for kids’ activities and, a fitness centre and spa.
As testimony to the top-notch services offered at the Munyonyo Commonwealth Resort, Presidents and foreign dignitaries frequent the hotel anytime they are in town and hotel staff will talk of rubbing shoulders with the crème dela crème from the business, royalty, corporate, social and political world.
With a 30 minute drive from Kampala, you will enjoy the breeze of Lake Victoria just as you take residence in one of the state-of-the art suites and rooms that offer ultimate comfort and a ‘home away from home’ feeling.
A single deluxe room is available for US $145m, double deluxe room US $160, Executive Room US $250, 1 Bedroom Suite US $180, two Bedroom Suite US$250, Executive Suite US $420, Presidential Suite US $780 and the Presidential Cottage goes for US $600.
Overlooking lush green gardens with a clear lake view, the Executive Suite and Executive Rooms have everything on offer. From a mini-bar and a babysitter on request and 24-hoour laundry service, every aspect of life is well catered for.
At the Presidential Suite, you will enjoy a direct panoramic view as the waters kiss the shores of Lake Victoria while the balcony view of the lush gardens makes it an inevitable choice for any connoisseur with a classical taste for luxury blended with nature.
The group chairman and owner, Dr. Sudhir Ruparelia, is a well-known and successful Ugandan businessman who made his entrepreneurial debut at a very young age.