KAMPALA – City businessman Rajiv Ruparelia on Monday evening unveiled the Kitante luxurious Speke Apartments, in Kampala.
Mr. Rajiv Ruparelia, the Managing Director of Ruparelia Group, and wife Naiya, were joined by his sister Sheena Ruparelia during at a glamarous opening function in Kampala.
The magnificent apartments now join the Ruparelia Group Hotels and Apartments as one of the latest 2019 business project.
The Businessman last month launched another Ruparelia Group’s giant, the Kingdom Kampala Mall.
Mr. Rajiv Ruparelia said the housing project will serve both long-term and short-term guests.
“We are targeting diaspora Ugandans who come for a week or month to visit their families. We will also target the foreign families and Ugandans who want to bring guests from abroad. It will be a mixture,” Mr. Rajiv said.
He said the starting rooms at promotion will go for $110 but will go up to $150 a night.
After the promotion, accommodation daily rates for one bedroom apartment will be $130 and $2,000 monthly.
A two bedroom apartment goes for $160 daily and $2,500 monthly.
A two bedroom superior apartment goes for $180 daily and $2,800 monthly.
The above rates are exclusive of 18% vat (prices in USD).
A total of 83 Apartments Built to British Standards, Speke Apartments specialise in self-catering apartments for corporate, leisure and family travellers in Kampala for short or long term lets.
Combining a great location with a secure, quiet, clean, serviced apartment accommodation spread out over five floors.
Accommodation at Speke Apartments defines the new face of luxury and decadence in the apartment world with stunning living-rooms, arresting furniture fitted with soft padded upholstery, high quality fixtures, furnishing, appliances and ready to move in.
Dubakka Suresh, the General Manager, said their open air one and two bedroom apartments which are all air-conditioned have successfully been tastefully furnished and boast of an impeccably fitted kitchen with Beko appliances-cooker, oven and microwave.
“The kitchen is also equipped with all modern cooking utensils and crockery and has a spacious but modest work area. The kitchen also has an extractor unit,” Suresh explained.
He said the apartment generously offers guests the opportunity to have meals on high stools at a bar counter, in the lounge or on the balcony.
The lounge has a wall mounted plasma television set with links to DStv, subtle sofa sets and side tables.
“Both bedrooms come with wall mounted plasma television, large windows, fitted wardrobe while the bathroom boasts a frasted glass shower unit and an ultra-modern toilet and sink facilities,” he added.
Ruparelia Group’s housing projects are undertaken through Crane Management Services (CMS), a leading Real Estate company based in Kampala, Uganda.
Facilities include; Complimentary High Speed Wifi Internet, Air Conditioned, Restaurant & Bar (Upcoming), Ample Parking Space, 24 Hour Security, Health Club access at Kabira Country Club and Speke Apartments Wampewo of which are in a driving distance.