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The African Tulip

Jumia TravelUS$195*
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#1 of 41 Hotels in Arusha
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

enjoyed a relaxed holiday in arusha at the african tulip hotel. we had the suit, and the room was huge, and very beautiful. room service was excellent and so was the food. certainly going there again!!

Thank Sakina Nanabhai
Reviewed 24 April 2016

The rooms are well-appointed, ample size and nice bed and bathroom facilities to match. The place is kept very clean and the people are equally great both in the service ares an restaurant. The restaurant manager was always proud to talk to guests - a sign that things are all well. The breakfast was ample, reasonable choice in a difficult...

Thank CanberraTom
Berwick, Maine
Reviewed 23 April 2016

After 11 days on safari this hotel was a wonderful place to relax, repack, send some emails and enjoy the last day of wonderful Tanzanian food and service. We enjoyed the spacious and comfortable room, and quiet location of the hotel.

Thank Oxwood-Farm
Aviano, Italy
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Warm friendly greeting from staff with a welcome drink at check in. Check in was quick and easy. They have several types of room. My room had a huge bed and a wonderful bay window. The entire staff was attentive and personable. The breakfast buffet had a good selection. The restaurant had great curry dishes and the chicken pizza was...

Thank SSakaPebbles
Reviewed 19 April 2016

This hotel has amazing staff, food, and rooms. The service is the best my far that I have received in my African Travels. The restaurant has amazing food......have the Indian :-) and such a selection. Breakfast is offers a wide variety and the business center is fully upgraded to anyone's needs. Extra friendly staff as well :-) Suite Rooms have...

Thank Stepahanie C
Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We stayed here on our first night in Tanzania and it was a great place to recuperate from a long flight. We had a warm welcome from the Manager Anuj and staff. The hotel is in a quiet area of the city and has very comfortable rooms with all the mod cons. There is a little garden with a nice...

Thank sips09
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Reviewed 15 April 2016

I checked into the Hotel at midnight. All the items in the room were kept ready and I could also get food quickly to eat even during the odd hours. I have been staying in a couple of Hotels in Arusha earlier. But the moment, I stayed in this hotel for a few times earlier and this has become my...

Thank Jagannath K
Reviewed 12 April 2016

My husband and I stayed here the night before we headed out on Safari. We had a room on the third floor with a beautiful balcony. Dinner was just okay, but the breakfast buffet was a great way to start the day. The showers were large and the rooms were clean and modern. I would recommend this hotel if you...

Thank Rebecca M
Tilghman, Maryland
Reviewed 7 April 2016

We flew into Kilimanjaro and arrived here around 2 in the morning. There was staff ready to check us in and show us to our room, which was up a flight of stairs (there is no elevator) from the lobby. The next day the manager gave us directions for walking to a nearby crafts market, but frankly walking out in...

1Thank marylandtravel007
Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 6 April 2016

We really had no idea what to expect, but our one night stay before our safari was absolutely wonderful! The hotel is adorable and has a ton of character. It is also updated includes a/c, wifi, and flushing toliets (hey, worth pointing out after finding this not true of other places we stayed). Dinner was also really good! One of...

Thank travelcal033

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The African Tulip is Arusha's premier boutique hotel providing first-class western luxury with outstanding facilities, personalized service and warm hospitality in a convenient location. The 'Zanzibar lounge & bar' is an ideal meeting place; The Baobab restaurant serves an excellent range of cuisine; 'The Serengeti' Pool & Bar is a fantastic place to relax. Additional facilities include a business centre, conference room & gift shops. It truly is Chic. Unique. and Authentically African. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The African Tulip

Address: 4 Serengeti Road, Arusha 1517, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Price Range: $293 - $318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The African Tulip 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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African Tulip Arusha
African Tulip Hotel Arusha
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“Some rooms have a minibar, mine didn't”
257ben, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“If you have any issues bring it up with staff at the front counter and they will do their best to help.”
RogerP572, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“The rooms of the top floor has birds outside the window in the morning.”
John747_12, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“If you need a desk, ahead of time it they can provide it.”
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“All rooms are good”
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