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Christina House & Mini Lodge

Kwapole Chama nearTengeru Town along Moshi-Arusha road about 3km to Nelson | Mandela Institute of Science and Technology, Arusha +255, Tanzania
+255 754 369 592
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
10 Jul 2016
“Three wonderful nights at Christina House”
28 Sep 2015
“2 Nights at Christina House”
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African, International
$$ - $$$
Kwapole Chama nearTengeru Town along Moshi-Arusha road about 3km to Nelson | Mandela Institute of Science and Technology, Arusha +255, Tanzania
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Reviewed 1 August 2013

A great African meal and a great time with Christina and her nieces. A little hard to find at night. Make sure your driver knows the exact location of the restaurant.

Reviewed 16 July 2013

Nice food served. Loved the peaceful environment. Quite a nice place to hang out and chill with friends, especially on weekends. Service is average as the place is always busy and so hard to get attention of the waiters. Other than that, great place!

Thank Argon101v
Reviewed 15 July 2013

After reading some reviews from Trip Advisor, we decided to head out to Christina's House for lunch. Looking for some adventure we hired some motorcycles to drive each of us out there. Two tips: make sure you set a price out there before hand, and...More

Thank Kendra R
Reviewed 15 July 2013

For some amazing local Tanzanian food in a beautiful location, I highly recommend this place. It's a $10 meal, no menu and will fill you up. Some quick suggestions: call at least an hour before coming. They cook everything per person and nothing is pre-prepared....More

1  Thank Mike831
Reviewed 28 May 2013

This was our second time to eat at this restaurant. The food was even better than the first time. The pumpkin soup was outstanding. The rice dish called Pilou was fantastic as were the beans and chapati bread. The owner Christina is very charming and...More

Thank Pardoc
Reviewed 26 March 2013

Beautiful set up with homely feel, clean rooms with huge bed, mosquito nets, jug of juice on arrival, great service, excellent dinner and breakfast. Exceptional service by the staff. Special thanks to Helen

Thank AussiesInEur0pe
Reviewed 28 January 2013

Christina served us an authentic dinner when we visited her. We loved it. We thought it was the best meal we had on our trip. She has a beautiful small hotel on the outskirts of Arusha. Christina is a fun, energetic woman committed to helping...More

Reviewed 15 January 2013

My wife and I visited Christina's, while we were staying overnight in Arusha post our safari. Yhe place offered a very intimate setting. The host Christina is a remarkable woman, who cooks personally and hosts warmly- she even bought special vegetables, since we were vegetarians!...More

Thank Arun S
Reviewed 20 December 2012

Great hidden gem in Arusha, excellent food and very very hospitable staff, they will assist the guests with any details-big or small, the food was wow. African styled served ,fresh from the market to the kitchen. Christina , the owner is very charming woman I...More

1  Thank lincolin k
Reviewed 28 October 2012

Have been at Christina House more than twice and what I ate I still miss it to date and wish could have it here. The African meal traditional way of cooking was awesome and the food was real tasting so good. Is not all about...More

Thank Helen N
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
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US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kwapole Chama nearTengeru Town along Moshi-Arusha road about 3km to Nelson | Mandela Institute of Science and Technology, Arusha +255, Tanzania (Formerly Christina House)
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha
  • Phone Number: +255 754 369 592
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