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New Court View Hotel
Ranked #1 of 4 Masindi B&B and Inns
Lisbon, Portugal
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“The New Court View Hotel is a great place to stay”
Reviewed July 4, 2011

I cannot recommend the New Court View hotel enough. I have stayed here for thrice now and I always find myself urged to put up at this place again. The clean and large rooms, the delicious and hot food, the helpful and friendly hotel staff, the affordable and reasonable prices, the safety and security levels, etc makes it a great place to stay. The chef out here has great cooking skills. Last time I stayed at this place, I was with my family. We went to the Murchison falls and had a great time there. We also visited some wild life areas with our children.

  • Stayed June 2011, traveled with family
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Reviewed February 28, 2011

Stayed for 7 nights and had a great time. Food was really good and the staff were friendly and helpful. Went on Safari to Murchison Falls from here, it's a really good base to explore the falls and Masindi. Very safe too!

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West Yorkshire, UK
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Reviewed July 3, 2010

I stayed at this hotel last year, and it was great to be back again this year. It was just as I remembered it, Good welcome, friendly and efficient staff and great food. I like the individual rooms, it is like having your own little house. So if you are working in the area or just travelling through to some where else , it is an ideal stopover and resting place. You meet fellow travellers or fellow project workers from all over the world. I look forward in anticipation to my next stay at this establishment.

  • Stayed June 2010, traveled on business
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Reviewed March 24, 2010

We have stayed in the New Court many times now. It is not a swish 5 star hotel, but the rooms are spacious and clean, the food is always good, and above all you feel you are in Africa, not in an anonymous sterile chain hotel. The staff are friendly and helpful, and have always given us help beyond the call of duty in emergencies (leaving all my clothes in Kampala springs to mind..)

  • Stayed April 2009, traveled with friends
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Reviewed January 24, 2010

Perfect place for just a night during our birdwatching holiday. Very friendly people and very good food at a good price. Small but very clean rooms (bandas). A very safe place to be if you need a stop-over from Kampala to the Falls. Don't expect a full program with all kind of activities. Just expect a more than decent hotel. They even created breakfast for us at 06:00 AM!

  • Stayed June 2009, traveled with friends
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Reviewed December 18, 2009

We traveled to the hotel as we were under the impression that it organised a number of good tours into Murchison Falls and around. However on arrival the service was extremely poor, very unhelpful and when asked to arrange tours..their answer was..'what tours?'. There is little to do in Masindi and its over an hour and a half to the falls - pointless staying in this hotel. Poor standard rooms, worse service and no entertainment etc. Very dull!

  • Stayed December 2009, traveled as a couple
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Cassrin, Manager at New Court View Hotel, responded to this review, March 30, 2015
Hello there, I'm truly sorry that you left with such a negative impression of our hotel. I can only apologise that the reception you received was not up to standard. I'm not sure of the circumstances surrounding your visit, but can assure you that our proprietress would surely have advised you about the best way to organise your visit to the Park or any other destinations you would have liked to see.
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Reviewed March 11, 2009

I first stayed in New Court View in 2003 and just went back in 2009 for an education project. The improvements are good and the new chef is very imaginative. The new rooms are basic but lovely. The conference facility is very good with a marque which can hold about 200 people. The evening buffet that they put on for us and the conference delegates was excellent with some outstanding local dancers and musicians. The staff were able to sort anything that we needed and we were able to achieve a lot in a few days thanks to them. The hotel is very close to the town of Masindi and there is a internet cafe in the town that is very useful for keeping in contact. Although there are no spectacular views from the hotel it is very near to some great widlife areas and the Murcheson national park is very close. I would love to go back very soon for a longer holiday.

  • Stayed February 2009, traveled on business
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Property: New Court View Hotel
Address: Kampala-Masindi Road | PO Box 461, Masindi, Uganda
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Location: Uganda > Western Region > Masindi
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free Parking Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Masindi
Number of rooms: 16
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Enjoy our renowned hospitality while visiting some of Uganda's most spectacular attractions. Bed and breakfast or full board accommodation at excellent prices is provided for up to 30 guests in en-suite thatched cottages surrounded by beautiful gardens. Hot water is solar-heated and WiFi internet and satellite TV are available; mosquito nets as standard and free, secure on-site parking. Local and international food is served in our Verandah dining room or in our garden bandas. Masindi is in handy reach of: • Murchison Falls National Park • The Rift Valley and Escarpment • Chimps at Kasonguire and Kanyo Pabeidi • The Polish Church built in the forest by Poles in exile from 1943-5 • White rhino at Ziwa • The Royal Mile in the Budongo tropical rain forest • Bird watching • Kibiro hot springs • Kinyara sugar plantation We are happy to arrange tailored itineraries with our associated tour guides. ... more   less 

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