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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
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  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed March 8, 2018

I stayed at Ujamaa for a month and the rooms are so reasonably priced considering the amazing breakfast and dinner that is included. The beds are made everyday and the rooms cleaned often, access to facilities to wash your clothes and two of the friendliest...More

Thank Hope P
Response from Gasper M, Owner at Ujamaa HostelResponded March 9, 2018

Thank you very much for your nice review. We hope to have you again at ujamaa in the near future. You are part of our family now and we all miss you. Thanks for all the help you have us but mostly for supporting the...More

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Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

I have stayed at Ujamaa a couple of times, travelling as a solo female I was straight away put at ease with the friendly community vibe, the airport transfer was a breeze. There is fantastic help and support in how to travel out to volunteer...More

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Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

I stayed at Ujamaa in 2013 they looked after me extremely well. The mama’s are fantastic, cooking, cleaning and doing laundry. Great location; next to a complex with food and a shop as well as good transport links. Friendly staff and a clean and safe...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

I was made to feel unsafe by the male Tanzanian staff members. The female staff members were quite nice but there was one night I was unable to sleep because I feared being attacked at night. Ladies would be better off sharing a room with...More

Thank Seahorse A
Response from Gasper M, Owner at Ujamaa HostelResponded February 27, 2018

We don’t recall hosting you at our Hostel this are pure non funded allegations. Kindly remove this review.

Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

I stayed in Ujamaa hostel for 2 weeks! I had the most amazing time in Tanzania! The hostel it's self was everything we needed it to be. I shared a room with my best friend and we felt very safe as 2 female travelers. Gasper...More

Thank amybU4043OZ
Response from Gasper M, Owner at Ujamaa HostelResponded February 24, 2018

We are very thankful for you and for all the good work you put into helping our society ( volunteering programme ). You are one of the best guest we have had this year. We all look forward on having back. Asante sana Amy πŸ‘πŸ‘ŒπŸ˜Š

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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Price range
US$16 - US$40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#10 Budget Hotel in Arusha
#30 Charming Hotel in Arusha
#61 Quaint Hotel in Arusha
Details
Price range
US$16 - US$40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#10 Budget Hotel in Arusha
#30 Charming Hotel in Arusha
#61 Quaint Hotel in Arusha
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Traveller (32)
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"All the rooms are pretty much the same - bunk beds and a wardrobe"
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"All rooms are great!"
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"If you prefer privace, get the private double room."
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"All rooms holds good standard, the double room is probably better for couples."
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