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    The African Tulip

    4 Serengeti Road, Arusha 1517, Tanzania
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          USD 256*
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          Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

          We stayed here before starting our Northern Circuit Safari. It provided a quiet base to recover from the overnight journey from the UK. The staff were friendly and the pool was a good place to swim and unwind. Our room on the ground floor was...More

          Thank Michael H
          Reviewed 23 June 2016

          I've stayed here twice and will return. The rooms are large and the bathrooms, great. The toilets don't always flush fully but we soon learned this is common throughout many places in Tanzania. The staff was always attentive and nice. We came in with muddy...More

          1  Thank Lori A
          Reviewed 19 June 2016

          We stayed here for a total of 6 hours, but it was excellent. We got in past midnight due to a late flight into Kilimanjaro then drove to the hotel. We left at 7am the next morning for our safari! But, I can see why...More

          Thank librahi
          Reviewed 14 June 2016

          I would highly recommend the African Tulip & looking forward to staying there again very soon. The hotel is a boutique hotel, with an exquisite interior, it's clean, homely & warm. The rooms are spacious & comfortable. Apart from the high standard of the hotel...More

          1  Thank Ron L
          Reviewed 12 June 2016

          This hotel was recommended by our safari operator to spend the night before our flight back. Super friendly staff, we were upgraded to a suite which was beautiful ! Beautiful little pool to relax. Very good food. Perfect after the tiring safari ;)

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          About
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          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • 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
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 212 - USD 309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Business Hotel in Arusha
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 29
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          • Location
          • Tanzania >
          • Arusha Region >
          • Arusha
          • Also Known As
          • The African Tulip Hotel Arusha ,
          • African Tulip Arusha ,
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          Ali561
          Hello.. We are booked to stay 2 nights - February 11th,12th....reading the reviews, it sounds wonderful and we are really looking forward to visiting you and your wonderful country... The reviews say....we should request a room with a view, so on behalf of myself and the rest of our party.....I am requesting rooms "with a view" for Glenn/'Alice Gilmore, Gary/Bernice Houston and Diane Jacobi...that would be so much appreciated, looking forward to seeing you soon.
          6 January 2017|
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          Response from MelissaAmsi | Property representative |
          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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          AKtravel53
          Do you offer free WiFi? Thank you!
          4 October 2016|
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          Response from MannieB1953 | Reviewed this property |
          We had good speed in the room but a bit slower in the public areas
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          518travelista518
          Hello, do you supply hair dryers in your rooms, or do you have any at the front desk that could be borrowed during my stay? (Wondering if I'll need to pack my own.)
          21 September 2016|
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          Response from travellingsooncanada | Reviewed this property |
          There are hairdryer sin the rooms!
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          "All rooms are excellent undoubtedly"
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          "Some rooms have a minibar, mine didn't"
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          "If you have any issues bring it up with staff at the front counter and they will do their best to help."
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