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    Arusha Backpackers Hotel

    Sokoine Road, Arusha, Tanzania
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent7%
    • Very good40%
    • Average33%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible7%
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    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    Rooftop Bar
    Rooftop Terrace
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    The Greenhouse
    124 reviews
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    39 reviews
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    1 - 5 of 102 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was a decent place to stay, considering you can get a single room for $8 USD. Most of the rooms (or perhaps all) have fans, which are a great help for those hot Arusha days. The showers weren't actually very hot, more like warmish...More

    Thank christineewilkinson
    Reviewed 11 June 2017

    The main problem with this place is the road noise, everywhere in the building its very loud all through the night as its a busy road just outside, I barely slept. Add to that the holes in the ceiling, slightly dirty look everywhere (I killed...More

    Thank Macca582
    Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

    I'm all for giving somewhere the benefit of the doubt. But... The bar was aesthetically nice but the wifi was weak/intermittent which was not useful for planning any tours or excursions whilst in Tanzania. The rooms were an ok rate but there was something weird...More

    4  Thank Annette G
    Reviewed 5 January 2017

    I believe this was a good place to stay in Arusha. You get the value for the money one room cost. The rooftop bar is the best place to be though :). Indeed, no mosquito nets are available but I am assuming those travelling to...More

    Thank Gabriella G
    Reviewed 26 December 2016

    For 9 USD you get a room that is cleaned daily, has fresh sheets, a towel, a fan, good toilet and shower facilities and is located in the centre of town. The wi-fi is intermittent and the food in the restaurant is ok. For both...More

    Thank Edward F
    The Greenhouse
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    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$14 - US$18 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 67
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    Traveller (33)
    Room & Suite (9)
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    Room Tips
    "no street front"
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    "Those one with nets"
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    "The cheapest rooms for 8 dollars are really tiny. They are great for budget travelers if you are staying only..."
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    "Rooms with a balcony are nice, but can be noisy."
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