In Uganda there are not many architecture studios, but we have compiled a compilation of those that, in our opinion, are the best architecture studios in the country.
Uganda is a country where every day there are more tourist projects, business centers, shopping centers, etc. Knowing what is the best architectural studies will help us understand the culture of construction of the country and carry out our project accompanied by local experts.
1. Symbion Consulting Group – symbion-int.com
Symbion is a multinational architecture studio with more than 35 years of experience en East and Southern Africa. Their multiple projects and awards in East Africa made them the number 1 architecture studio in hospitality projects.
- Equatoria Tower
- Sheheena Marina Apartments
- Toyota Showroom
- Airport Trade Centre
- Villa Rosa Kempinski
- Kampala Serena Hotel
- Hotel Polana Serena
- Nairobi Serena Hotel
- Kigali Serena Hotel
- Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge
- Lake Manyara Serena Safari
- Ngorongoro Crater Lodge
- Standard Chartered Bank HQ
- Panafrican Postal Union HQ
AWARDS IN UGANDA
- Kensington housing estate won the best exhibitor award in CFC Stanbic Bank Home and Auto show in Kampala, Uganda.
- CNBC International property award for Kensington Housing in Kampala, Uganda.
2. Studio FH Architects – studiofh.ug
Studio FH is an architecture studio who implement ecological designs in their projects in East Africa. The studio was founded by the German-Swedish architect Felix Holland in 2013.
Some of the most notorious projects they did are:
- Mpirigiti Rural Training Centre
- Volcanoes Safaris Lodges
- Quality Hill
- Entebbe Paediatric Hospital
- Ross Langdon Health Education Centre
- Nile Safari Lodge
3. Angieletti Design Studio – angiletti.com
Angieletti Architecture Studio is one the leading contemporary design firms in East Africa and mainly in Uganda that use innovative and creative approach to the design. The style of the very young firm made them win several design competitions in Uganda.
Some of their most creative projects are:
- World Bank Interior
- Barclays Interior
- Genesis 120 Residential
- La Palazzo Residential
- The Wave Hotel
- Bativa Hotel
- Mbarara Hotel
- Bank of Africa Building
- 85h-Hill Commercial Centre
- Taichung Commercial Centre
4. Studio One Design Group – studionedg.com
The architecture studio firm Studio One Design Group created by Sinabulya Emmanuel architect is the leader in landscape and commercial projects in Uganda, with young and dynamic team of creative architects that always innovate in landscaping, urban planning and historic building conservation.
Their most notorious projects are:
- Car Museum
- Crown Plaza
- Kabedde Mall
- Karamba Lodge
- Mariot Hotel
- Jinja Road Junction
- Kyagwe Road Junction
- Garden of Memory
5. Futures Architects – f-arch.com
Futures Architects is one of the leading architects studios in East Africa with offices in Kigali (Rwanda), Nairobi (Kenya) and Kampala (Uganda). In the last ten years, they did some of the most creative works in the region.
SHOWCASE PROJECTS IN EAST AFRICA
- Nakasero Towers, Kampala
- Hannington Office Park, Kampala
- Nobilis Hotel, Kigali
- Brewers Park Cultural & Tourist Centre, Nairobi
6. Creation Architects – creationarchitects.com
Creation Architects is a consulting architecture firm who also manage the construction process of mainly residential projects.
- Total Building
- Country Resort Mbale
- Edmond Macheli – Apartments in Kira
- Bugolobi Apartments
- Country Homes
7. Archland Design Studios – archlanddesignstudios.com
Archland Design Studios is a South African architect studio but with very important precense in East Africa, specially in Uganda. Because of their projects in the region we think it’s interesting to add them to the list.
- Olivewood Shopping Centre
- Mk Africa Warehouse
- Oblique Corporate Centre
- SafetyGrip Head Office
- Glenhove Offices
- La Como Soccer Club
- Lago Pucchini Conference Facility
- The Beach Lodge
- Mjejane Bush Lodge