Houses for sale in Munyonyo
The suburb of Munyonyo is an area on the northern shores of Lake Victoria and part ofthe metropolitan area of Kampala in Makindye Division
Munyonyo is one of the most upscale residential neighborhoods in the city of Kampala. It is the location of two of Kampala’s resorts: the Speke Resort and Conference Center and the Commonwealth Resort. The latter was the venue of the 2007 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, also known as the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2007.
The main attraction in Munyonyo is that it’s by the shores of lake Victoria. People love the nice lake view it provides. Which has led to over the top real estate prices. Rent is modest. Buying a property here is not. It’s only affordable to the top class in the society. You need atleast $350,000 to purchase a house. Some mansions go up to to $1million
Munyonyo is also a martyrdom spot of the Uganda Martyrs. Catholic saints Andrew Kaggwa and Denis Ssebuggwawo Wasswa and Anglican Mukasa Musa were murdered on 25 and 26 May 1886 by King Mwanga II of Buganda. Other martyrs were imprisoned in Munyonyo and taken for execution in Namugongo. On the same day in Munyonyo, four catechumens: Kizito, Gyaviira Musoke, Mbaga Tuzinde, and Mugagga Lubowa were secretly baptized by Charles Lwanga, at that time the leader of Uganda’s Christian community