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Nyore Hillside Retreat

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Nyore Hillside Retreat is situated on one of Uganda’s most stunning panoramic views in a tranquil and welcoming surrounding with plenty to give to those wishing to experience the cultural richness of a characteristic African village. This peaceful hillside retreat comprises of four comfortable, spacious and impressively high thatched guest huts, giving an authentic African and luxury feel.
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Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
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Family Rooms
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Nyakaguruka Coordinates -0.679892, 30.442002, Mbarara Uganda
Getting there
Kihihi Airport83 km
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Arrived at Nyore late eveing on 19.2.19 after a long journey from Kampala. On arrival we found Eve and the staff extremely welcoming and took our bags to the room for us. Nyore retreat is tucked away half was up a valley with beautiful views. The lodge was spacious, clean, to a
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Arrived at Nyore late evening on 19.2.19 after journeying from Kampala. We found Eve and the staff extremely welcoming. Nyore Retreat is tucked away half way up a valley with beautiful views. The lodge or room was spacious and to a high standard and is built as a semi detatched.
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I have to agree with previous reviews - Nyore is truly a hidden gem in the rolling hills just outside Mbarara. It is the perfect location for business travellers to Mbarara or for overnighting between Kampala and the South / South West of Uganda. Apart from the very comfortable
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We camped here for two nights as we were overlanding from Namibia. We were blown away. The facilities are very well maintained, clean and comfy with beautiful manicured gardens and wonderful views over looking the countryside. The staff are very warm, friendly and welcoming and
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Response from Alleyn K, Owner at Nyore Hillside Retreat
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for you kind review. It was a pleasure hosting you, and seeing you relaxing and unwind is what this retreat is all about. We wish you a very lovely onward trip and pleasant experiences in Uganda and be beyond. Best wishes from the Nyore Retreat team.
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Had just gone for a burial in the hills and a friend suggested we go to want he called a "beach", i was a amused to hear that there was a beach in such hills.... we set off on foot coz we were just a few meters way.... i was surprised that there was such a nice place in the
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Response from Alleyn K, Owner at Nyore Hillside Retreat
Responded Oct. 30, 2018
Thank you for your kind review. Glad you enjoyed your brief visit to Nyore Hillside Retreat, and hope to see you again sometime. Best regards from the whole team.
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Honeymoon/family suite lounge area with mini drinks bar
The Great Trekkers Safaris located here in Mbarara at Nakumatt Building offers the most exciting and affordable safari trips to Lake Mburo and Queen Elizabeth National Parks. You could contact us and "We Take You There"
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Thank you for your comments and feed back. We shall aim to improve signage where possible. Please note we are limited by current road constructions.
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prices for double room
Hi Karina Please see my previous response with prices etc. We look forward to hosting you here at Nyore :-) Kind regards Alleyn
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Hi thank you for you request for more information about Nyore Hillside Retreat. We have 4 cottages in total all different in size and style. therefore prices vary, this is based on two people sharing in Ugandan shillings. 250,000/ night bed and breakfast the biggest cottage which is family or honey moon 200,000 Medium cottage 170,000 Small cottage. All beds are double or king sizes. If you require meals included a dinner or lunch is 25,000 in addition per person. so for example a full board rate for medium size cottage will be 250,000. We accept payments in US dollars, euros and pounds at the current exchange rate. We do not accept card payments. Rooms are spacious, tastefully decorated and have toiletries, towels, sandals and bottled water. They have great views to the gardens and mountains. they have a sitting or lounge area. I hope this information is useful please do not hesitate to contact if you need more.
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"Go for the coffee chalet if you want twin bed chalet"
"Super special - both the people and the place!"
"There are no bad rooms! All are spacious with beautiful decor (and super comfy beds)."
"I chose a hut - wonderful."
"Choose rooms at the lower level of the hill for easy access."
US$70 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
UgandaWestern RegionMbarara
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