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    Red Chilli Hideaway

    13-23 Bukasa Hill View Road | Butabika, Kampala, Uganda
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    Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

    A very good budget safari tour company. We spent 4 days driven through several parks, including gorilla trekking. Our guide was friendly and very knowledgeable, accessible without being intrusive and drove carefully. The van was well used but comfortable and everything worked ok. There's a...More

    Thank TimNG
    Response from Debbie W, Owner at Red Chilli HideawayResponded 22 September 2017

    Dear TimNG Thanks very much for the detailed review. I am so glad you enjoyed your safari with Red Chilli and most importantly, our beautiful country of Uganda! Hope to see you back here one day! Best regards Debbie

    Reviewed 23 August 2017

    I've stayed here a couple times in the dorm and its always great lodging for cheap prices, feels safe, and free shuttle to town at certain times. They even pick up at the airport. They have great trips, and its a lot of fun to...More

    Thank Bleucrayon
    Response from Debbie W, Owner at Red Chilli HideawayResponded 30 August 2017

    Dear africandani Thank you so much for the lovely review and for explaining what we are trying to achieve and provide at our spot! Really appreciate it! All the best Debbie

    Reviewed 19 August 2017

    I only stayed at the hostel for one evening (but had wonderful food, beer, bed, and ambiance!), but I booked the 3-day Murchison Falls "Big Five" Tour with them. I cannot recommend it highly enough - it's one of the highlights of all my years...More

    Thank Scott W
    Response from Debbie W, Owner at Red Chilli HideawayResponded 30 August 2017

    Dear Scott W Thank you for your lovely review. Gerald and Hassan are very happy for the feedback too! Sorry about the internet - it is very erratic in Kampala and is definitely not meant to be that slow but it often depends on how...More

    Reviewed 19 August 2017

    The 3 Day Murcheson Falls safari was awesome. Great staff at the facilities. Highly recommended! We saw lots and lots of animals, went on a lovely boat cruise and also did the rhino sanctuary visit. In all, really great.

    Thank Zack B
    Response from Debbie W, Owner at Red Chilli HideawayResponded 30 August 2017

    Dear Zack B So great that you enjoyed your Murchison Falls safari with us! Thanks very much for the recommendation! Best regards Debbie

    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    This hotel and campsite is approximately 2 hour drive from the airport. It has a range of accommodation options from $8 dollars pp for camping to $25 pp for an ensuite room. It has a decent pool, but could definitely benefit from some pool loungers,...More

    Thank Jennifer171
    Response from Debbie W, Owner at Red Chilli HideawayResponded 30 August 2017

    Dear Jennifer171 Many thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback on Red Chilli. You'll be pleased to hear we just invested in another 6 funky looking sun loungers so you'll have to come back and try them out! Our solar hot water does...More

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    10 March 2016|
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    Response from Debbie W | Property representative |
    Dear SarahChan I am so sorry for the huge delay in replying to this question but I never received a notification from Trip Advisor about it! If you are booked on one of our Murchison or QE safaris, we provide a free nights... More
    16 June 2015|
    Response from Debbie W | Property representative |
    Hi Taani312! Thanks for the message. We provide a laundry service and we also have a laundry area if you prefer to do your own, but we don't have driers so drying time depends on the weather. Usually dry within the day... More
    Mimi C
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    Response from Debbie W | Property representative |
    Hi Mimi C Entebbe airport/town is around 50km from our place in Kampala. The journey can take anything from one hour to three, depending on time of arrival and city traffic. If you don't fancy public transport you can... More
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