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    Red Chilli Hideaway

    13-23 Bukasa Hill View Road | Butabika, Kampala, Uganda
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          Reviewed 9 August 2015

          The safari includes pick up from Kampala and a night at the Red Chilli in Kampala make sure to ask about it and book it first, its not very clear that the service is available free of charge. The safari was really easy to book...More

          Thank Jeronimo322
          Response from Debbie W, Owner at Red Chilli HideawayResponded 17 September 2015

          Dear Jeronimo322 Very happy to hear you had a fun stay and safari with us! I should perhaps just point out that only dorm beds are offered free of charge the night before your safari leaves but this is something we are very happy for...More

          Reviewed 8 August 2015

          While we had lived in Kampala previously, we had never stayed in Red Chilli and weren't sure if it would live up to its mythic reputation. I was not disappointed. The spacious, clean and pleasant facilities are the epitome of a great hostel experience. I...More

          1  Thank Travelling_Mimi12
          Response from Debbie W, Owner at Red Chilli HideawayResponded 17 September 2015

          Dear Travelling_Mimi12 How wonderful to hear we have a mythical reputation! So glad you enjoyed your stay with us...especially the pool! Don't worry too much..the shuttle only leaves early if everyone has booked in advance and turns up early...we will wait for any who have...More

          Reviewed 4 August 2015

          I stayed at the hostel before and after one of the Red Chili safari tours, and it was a nice place to stay. The poolside bar (and pizza!) were a nice place to relax, and the restaurants had decent food. I slept fine in the...More

          Thank Emma R
          Response from Debbie W, Owner at Red Chilli HideawayResponded 17 September 2015

          Dear Emma R Thanks very much for the positive feedback! Best regards Debbie

          Reviewed 3 August 2015

          Hostels are great for young energetic college kids looking to save a buck, who want to white water raft, find friends, share stories, and jump to their next adventure. I’m 58 years old and frankly not looking to hang out with college kids…that’s what I...More

          2  Thank Bobwoodmsu
          Response from Debbie W, Owner at Red Chilli HideawayResponded 17 September 2015

          Dear Bobwoodmsu What a lovely detailed review of Red Chilli - thank you so much! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay here and hope to be welcoming you back soon! All the best Debbie

          Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

          Perfect place to stay if you're on a budget in Kampala. Great communal area with a brilliant kitchen serving hot and cold fresh meals throughout the day, and a bar. Plenty of books in the travel library, and people tend to hang out here, and...More

          6  Thank BristolTansy
          Response from Debbie W, Owner at Red Chilli HideawayResponded 17 September 2015

          Dear Bristol T Many thanks for your lovely review of Red Chilli! From your description of the place it sounds like you stayed at our old location in Mbuya, which we moved out of Sep 13. I really hope you make it back one of...More

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          • Free Internet
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          • US$ 11 - US$ 35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 36
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          ExploringKiwisNZ
          Hi there, is a free night of accomodation included as part of the safari?
          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
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          Taani312
          Hi there, Are there any laundry facilities where I can wash clothes and get them dried within a day? With thanks,
          16 June 2015|
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          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
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          Mimi C
          how do i get there from the airport? do they offer a pick up service?
          6 June 2015|
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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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          "Rooms facing the courtyard caught the free lobby wifi. But this could also invite party noises from the..."
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          "Really great tours but poorly maintained, noisy and budget level accommodation"
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