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The African Tulip

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Travellers' Choice 2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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.
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Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Centrally Located
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Our Safari Company, Easy Travel out of Arusha, booked our last night at The Tulip. It was a beautifully appointed hotel with excellent customer service. The dining room served a buffet for dinner and breakfast and the options were many and the food quality good. Our bed was
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We stayed at the African Tulip hotel before our safari (with Roys safaris) and we also stayed a few days at the end of our safari to rest and enjoy some local visits. From the beginning the staff were welcoming and friendly and made our stay exceptional. The room we had was
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Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African Tulip
Responded 5 Nov 2018
Dear Guest, Thank you very much for choosing The African Tulip Hotel and for taking the time to share the lovely experiences you had with other travelers on here. It was our pleasure welcoming you and we are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your room, facilities, food and services provided. We highly appreciate your kind words and we look forward to your next visit. Warm regards, Melissa Amsi
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I stayed here for one night before heading on safari. The rooms were comfortable and the dinner and breakfast buffets were very good with plenty of selection. Staff were friendly and accommodating. The pool and bar were first class.
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This is my second visit to The African Tulip, both part of Safari packages. My stay has been excellent both times. All the staff including the chef are very friendly and accommodating. The rooms and the entire hotel is well maintained. The staff are at hand to help you with
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Spent the day by the pool catching sum sun haha, ambiance was superb and relaxing. Managers made sure I’m well but there was a slight delay when I ordered hopefully it doesn’t happen offen but generally I enjoyed my day there.
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Dear Guest, Thank you for your interest in The African Tulip Hotel. The windows in the rooms have netting and mosquito repellent is sprayed during turn down so there are no mosquitos in the rooms. Hoping to have informed you and should you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact us. Kind regards, Melissa Amsi
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Dear Guest, We can arrange massage services for you at the hotel. Should you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us Thanking you.. Kind regards, Melissa Amsi
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Dear Guest Good Morning.. Thank you for the mail. yes we do have your booking with us At African Tulip Hotel from 11 feb , 2017 till 13 Feb., 2017. I have well noted yor request and will allocate good view rooms Anything else please feel free to conatct on my email adress - Thanking you Best Regards ANUJ SHARMA
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We had good speed in the room but a bit slower in the public areas
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"The chefs at the Baobab Restaurant are accommodating and may prepare dishes that are not on the menu if requested."
"I can only say that we had a room on the ground floor, very close to reception, lounge & restaurant. And it had a private balcony."
"There is no elevator. For more active guests, a climb to the third floor reminds you that you have been making the most of your vacation!"
"Tell them if its a special occasion"
"No elevator"
US$192 - US$278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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