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4 Serengeti Road, Arusha 1517 Tanzania
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#1 of 118 hotels in Arusha
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The African Tulip is Arusha's premier boutique hote, safari themed and provides 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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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Board games / puzzles
Children's television networks
Highchairs available
Secured parking
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary welcome drink
Happy hour
Kids' meals
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Poolside bar
Airport transportation
Car hire
Taxi service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Foot massage
Full body massage
Massage
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Concierge
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Shared lounge / TV area
Shops
Sun umbrellas
First aid kit
Umbrella
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Private check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
Shoeshine
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Room features
Blackout curtains
Bathrobes
Air conditioning
Desk
Housekeeping
Interconnected rooms available
Cable / satellite TV
Walk-in shower
Room service
Safe
Seating area
Telephone
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Bottled water
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Pool view
Non-smoking rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Swahili
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Marlaree wrote a review Jul 2022
Washington DC, District of Columbia159 contributions59 helpful votes
We stayed here a night before our safari and one night after. We found this hotel very charming, comfortable, and nicely located, on a quiet street. Our first room had a balcony, the second did not. Both rooms were large and had a water filter to use. The staff is extremely friendly and remembered us when we checked in again. Dinners outside by the pool had nice ambiance!
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Date of stay: July 2022
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Africa H wrote a review Jul 2022
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The staff at the African Tulip were very friendly and helpful. The hotel is in a great location - within walking distance of downtown Arusha as well as some fun basket shopping around the corner. The rooms are spacious and have many thoughtful amenities. I look forward to staying here again on my next trip to Arusha.
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Date of stay: July 2022
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Linda R. wrote a review Jul 2022
Los Angeles, California7 contributions3 helpful votes
Great place to stay in Arusha, nice pool, service wonderful. Before Safari, a convenient hotel to stop over, nice gift shop, room nice. First room had balcony. Stayed 1 night before and after safaris.
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Date of stay: July 2022
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Amali wrote a review Jul 2022
Auckland Central, New Zealand7 contributions1 helpful vote
Stayed a night prior to safari and two nights afterwards. Very impressed with all the staff, always smiling and being of assistance. The food was excellent and a very good spread at breakfast and dinner buffets. We also had lunch on our last day. The cocktails, beers and wine were fabulous and very reasonably priced. The family suite of 21 & 22 suited us perfectly with our two adult sons. A big thankyou to the Team at African Tulip.
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Date of stay: July 2022
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bkkgypsy wrote a review Jul 2022
Kaiserslautern, Germany54 contributions14 helpful votes
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Beautiful hotel and exceptional service. The rooms are tastefully decorated, spacious and clean. The food was delicious. The swimming pool is a welcome retreat from the hot sun. The staff are so nice, helpful and welcoming. The decor was beautiful and really made you feel like you have arrived in Tanzania.
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Date of stay: June 2022
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clifford s wrote a review Jul 2022
2 contributions1 helpful vote
African Tulip was perfect for my family. We stayed there both before and after our safari to Tarangire, Ngorongoro, and Serengeti. Our family had connecting rooms 21 & 22. Perfect setup for our family of two adults and two kids. Customer service was outstanding. Staff that impressed were Mary and Happy in the restaurant, Joyce with laundry service, Shija porter/luggage, Dennis hotel store, and manager Deepak. The staff remembered our names, were professional, efficient, extremely friendly and communicated well. African Tulip is clean, and we felt safe. It was winter, so we didn’t use the pool. Recommend African Tulip 100%
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Date of stay: July 2022
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Elaine G wrote a review Jul 2022
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania78 contributions34 helpful votes
We stayed here the night we arrived in Arusha and then for an extra get acclimated day prior to our safari and then again the night prior to our journey home. It is a lovely quiet place to decompress. We had massages prior to starting our safari and they were among the best we've ever had! The food was okay and the menu was somewhat limited. The staff was friendly and the accommodations were very nice. The rooms were quite large, even by U.S. standards! Definitely would stay there again!
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Date of stay: June 2022
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Jean Claude wrote a review Jul 2022
10 contributions2 helpful votes
Watch out for their address because they have changed the location few months ago. It's a great hotel with friendly staff and good food. Good location before catching a flight. Close of the airport and they have a shuttle
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Date of stay: June 2022
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Philip Yeh wrote a review Jun 2022
Holiday, Florida4 contributions1 helpful vote
Very nice stay prior to our safari. Staff was very pleasant and welcoming. Facilities were clean. Room was spacious. Had excellent dinner and breakfast buffet. No elevator that we were aware of but porter seemed to be available at all times when needed. A great place to start our African adventure. Would come again.
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Date of stay: June 2022
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Lurdes P wrote a review Jun 2022
Lisbon, Portugal201 contributions16 helpful votes
Very nice staff. Room clean and spacious, with good facilities. The ambiance is pleasant. Nice pool in the backyard with bar service. It’s a nice place to rest before start a Safari. The breakfast is good with many choices. The dinner was good too.
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Date of stay: June 2022
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Response from Yustina Mallya, Guest Services / Front Office at The African Tulip
Responded 22 Jun 2022
Dear Lurdes, Thank you for sharing your experience and we are happy to know you found the ambiance pleasant. We warmly look forward to welcoming you back next time.
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PRICE RANGE
US$191 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
the african tulip hotel arusha, african tulip arusha, african tulip hotel arusha
LOCATION
TanzaniaArusha RegionArusha
NUMBER OF ROOMS
29
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