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The African Tulip

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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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Business Centre with Internet Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Airport Transportation
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Multilingual Staff
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Outdoor pool
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All reviews roy safaris baobab restaurant anuj sharma boutique hotel the general manager no elevator beautiful hotel indian dishes pool bar would highly recommend this hotel the hotel manager two nights breakfast buffet first night rooms are spacious safari trip long flight
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We stayed at this beautiful quiet hotel booked by our safari company. The room was huge and clean with a large patio on an upper level. The staff was very accommodating and friendly. They sand to us and gave us a cake for our anniversary...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

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...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African TulipResponded 6 November 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...More

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Very modern hotel, all amenities such as American air conditioning and a hair dryer. Rooms large, balcony really appreciated because it is not on a main street so foliage was beautiful. Dining room/service was not rushed, accommodating to after hours customers. Friendly staff, who remembered...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stayed one night on arrival in Arusha and had a fantastic experience from check in to check out. The rooms are clean and well equipped. Staff is attentive and had backup toiletries on hand for us. The restaurant offers a wide variety of dishes for...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African TulipResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to share this amazing review of The African Tulip as well as for the five star review. It was certainly a pleasure for our team to welcome all of you and we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed at the African Tulip on the first night of our Tanzanian safari for our honeymoon, and had a great time. We got a complimentary upgrade to a suite as a honeymoon gift, which was enormous and had a lovely rooftop...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African TulipResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Congratulations once again on your honeymoon.Thank you for your kind words and for the recommendation. It was a pleasure for our team to be of service to the both of you and we are all delighted to read that you enjoyed the free...More

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29 November 2017|
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Response from MelissaAmsi | Property representative |
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... More
20 October 2017|
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Response from MelissaAmsi | Property representative |
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
6 January 2017|
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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... More
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"Tell them if its a special occasion"
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"No elevator"
14 Oct. 2018
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"The pool rooms look nice. We didn't have one but I expect you could request one."
8 Oct. 2018
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"We were 7 people on a tour, which means 4 rooms and each of us was happy with our room"
4 Oct. 2018
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USD 235 - USD 278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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