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Arusha Backpackers Hotel

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Overview
Sokoine Road, Arusha Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Rooftop Bar
Rooftop Terrace
Housekeeping
Pool
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arusha Backpackers Hotel has been my headquarters in Arusha for my 3-weeks travel in Nothern Tanzania. For incredibly low budget, the hotel (hostel?) provides with every basics needed: hot water, WiFi, luggage room, clean sanitary and a good breakfast with all you need. The small...More

1  Thank phler0y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Convenient location (albeit noisy), friendly staff, very clean, great shower. Nice rooftop bar for socializing. Rooms are small and beds are not the most comfortable but this place is great value for the price! I would absolutely stay there again.

Thank ihlocm
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Location is good, breakfast is solid, there is hot water and a wifi that works most of the time. Rooms are ok. However, the staff is kind of slow and doesnt really know anything. Bathrooms are super small and most of the time dirty because...More

Thank jacori1995
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I stayed there in January 2016 during backpacking trip with my boyfriend. It's more of a hostel actually, but still it was clean, nice, and staff was helpful. We booked it for 2 nights, but as we found a safari starting the next day, we...More

Thank Kasia S
Reviewed 25 December 2017

This is the place for backpackers in Arusha, briskly organised, with everything to hand. Good breakfast, with packed food available for early departures. Rooms were small, but fully protected. Love the tinga-tinga bins. The rooftop bar has solid WiFi, and 360 degree views of the...More

Thank Gavin P
Response from Clinton M, Hotel Manager at Arusha Backpackers HotelResponded 13 April 2018

Dear Gavin, Its always a pleasure to read positive reviews from our customers. Thank you for taking the time to review our Lodge and we are also very glad to know that you enjoyed your stay here. Thanks for noticing the tinga-tinga bins. We really...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Pool
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Hotel class
Number of rooms
67
Price range
US$14 - US$18 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Hotel class
Number of rooms
67
Price range
US$14 - US$18 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
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Traveller (33)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (8)
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"no street front"
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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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