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    The Arusha Hotel

    Clocktower Roundabout | Corner of Uhuru Road, Arusha 00, Tanzania
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent26%
    • Very good37%
    • Average25%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    4 Star Hotel
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    All reviews john wayne historic hotel souvenir market oldest hotels clock tower street vendors great room shower door international conference business trip gardens are beautiful lunch buffet bottled water comfortable hotel main building central market a la carte menu hatari filming executive
    Reviewed 15 December 2012

    We had 2 separate stays at this hotel - the first one prior to a safari and the other after the safari prior to setting off for Zanzibar. Both stays were great. We had an executive room for both stays and they were perfect. After...More

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    Response from ArushaArusha, Director of Sales at The Arusha Hotel

    Seasons greetings. Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. The Executive Deluxe rooms do have a very modern, contemporary finish as opposed to the standard rooms which have a more traditional 'colonial style' finish. I am really glad you were happy with your choice...More

    Reviewed 16 November 2012

    We stayed at this hotel Nov 1-2, 2012. After a long flight we were met with hot towels to wipe away some of the grime of traveling and cold juice. Everyone was extremely friendly and polite. The room was clean and the bed comfortable. The...More

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    Response from ArushaArusha, Director of Sales at The Arusha Hotel

    Dear Rorygirl, Firstly welcome back home and thank you for the review. With regards to potential difficulties in stepping in and out of the full size bath in order to take a shower, I can appreciate what you are saying. All the rooms in the...More

    Reviewed 1 November 2012

    Coming back to this famous hotel after 16 years I find so many improvements but with some of the lovely traditional parts still preserved. Walk through the gardens at sunset. Bathe in the pool as leaves gently drift down. There was clanging all night but...More

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    Response from ArushaArusha, Director of Sales at The Arusha Hotel

    Dear Roving Mike, Firstly welcome back to the Arusha Hotel. Delighted to hear that you enjoyed the ambience of the hotel on your most recent stay. The rains have just started here, so the gardens are now quite a bit greener than they were during...More

    Reviewed 4 October 2012

    I've been at the Arusha Hotel in september, 2012, for 3 nights; honestly it is not bad; the rooms was quite clean and well cared, alway refurbished by tea & coffe; in the main building the rooms are nice, with a bit little bathroom. The...More

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    Response from ArushaArusha, Director of Sales at The Arusha Hotel

    Thank you for your kind comments. The team here at the Arusha Hotel are dedicated to giving the highest possible levels of service. If you look out for our website in the coming weeks, you'll be able to meet 'Our People' as we introduce both...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2012

    Our impressions of the stay: The pool was dirty, and the little pool to the side was worse. While we were there, someone pulled out a joint to smoke - not particularly hidden from the rest of the people who were there. They were stopped,...More

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    Response from ArushaArusha, Director of Sales at The Arusha Hotel

    Dear Ms Fancy, In a sense I have to agree that our pool area does need smartening up. It's currently on our list of works and there is a renovation plan which is being finalized. The pool remains one of the largest in Arusha -...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    Traveller (189)
    Room & Suite (58)
    Dining (19)
    Pool & Beach (13)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    liberatus
    Can I be there just for swimming only
    12 November 2016|
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    Response from WantToSeeItAll | Reviewed this property |
    Probably not.
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    howb245
    Will I be able to charge my cell phone at the hotel? If so, do I need a converter?
    7 September 2016|
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    Response from ArushaArusha | Property representative |
    Yes you will be able to charge your phone without a converter depends on type of charger because some chargers are converting the volts it self .But good news we are now refurbishing the hotel we are going to have sockets... More
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    kihansidestination
    2016 and 2017 rates and activities
    30 July 2016|
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    Response from ArushaArusha | Property representative |
    please send me your email I will be able to send you 2017 rates Kind regards Irene
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    Room Tips
    "the rooms facing the grounds and pool were quiet and peaceful. the ones facing the street were quite noisy."
    Musiya, 2 months agoRead review
    "All rooms are good although some are a distance from the lobby"
    GregWB1955, 3 months agoRead review
    "Had a room facing the pool so it was nice sitting on the balcony to have my coffee ."
    Shamtaz, 3 months agoRead review
    "A room facing into the garden, closer to reception than the Swimming pool end s best."
    Thomas M, 5 months agoRead review
    "Ask for a pool view"
    Chuck113, 5 months agoRead review
    "My room was in a separate building in the garden, very quiet despite the central downtown location of the..."
    WolfyP, 5 months agoRead review
    "Rooms away from the street are best fro a quiet night"
    simon J, 5 months agoRead review
    "Some rooms on the first floor have nice views of the garden and a balcony"
    Olivia W, 6 months agoRead review
    "Ask for a renovated room."
    ClaireLMP, 8 months agoRead review
    "If you do not like to walk, ask for a room close to the lobby area."
    GranDia, 9 months agoRead review
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