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Claremont
Reviewed 22 October 2015

I am the Executive Director of the Trauma Resource Institute and travel often internationally. Finding good accommodations for a reasonable price where my international trainers can rest and be well cared for is a priority. Rehana and her wonderful staff were accommodating, responsive and went an extra mile, providing a hotspot of the internet and even going into town to...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 16 September 2015

I stayed at Safariland Cottages for nearly two months recently. It was my 4th time in Arusha (1st time as a tourist, next 3 times as a volunteer) and I can’t believe I haven’t stumbled upon this gem earlier. The accommodation itself is just gorgeous. The rooms are a good size, there’s hot water in the showers, large comfortable bed...

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West Baldwin, ME
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Safariland Cottages is a small family-run bed & breakfast where pride of ownership is paramount. Your every concern is meticulously addressed by Csilla or members of her staff. The lodging is within a secure compound surrounding comfortable ensuite cottages furnished with a single and a bunk bed. In addition to breakfasts, other meals are available upon request and all are...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 23 May 2015

I couldn't believe that I was in Africa when my airplane landed. For as long as I could remember, I wanted to go to Africa. So, when I planned a volunteer trip through Africa School Assistance Project, I was given the name of Safariland Cottages and Safariland Adventures and the owners planned my entire trip for me, and it was...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 March 2015

I've spent the better part of the last couple of years in living and working in Arusha. I'm not based there anymore but still come regularly on business. Safariland is a new discovery for me, I stayed for the first time last week. I spent 4 nights but left wishing I could stay longer. The facilities are very comfortable and...

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LITTLETON
Reviewed 18 February 2015

I joined my daughter at Safariland during her volunteer stint in Tanzania. What a wonderful experience. It was like being at home, and Sheila, the owner, takes such good care of everyone. This little place has everything you need and nothing you don't, as they say. Mosquito nets, good showers, comfortable beds, access to kitchen to cook, or ask for...

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Thank CoNative55
Reviewed 15 February 2015

I stayed at Safariland Cottages for over 2 months, for academic field research in Tanzania, and I am no stranger to Arusha (second visit for an extended stay of a few months). First, the place itself is beautiful with majestic simplicity and good care (the landscape and the rooms). I left family members and friends in awe when I sent...

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Thank Gussai S
Reviewed 17 January 2015

I loved my stay here! They offer short term and longer term stays if you are here working or volunteering. It is very clean and well kept, and you can do laundry if needed. It is cosy and friendly and the family owners and staff are so nice! It is a little outside of town so it is quiet, but...

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Thank Christine S
Addis Ababa, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia
Reviewed 5 December 2014

The cottages are in a tropical garden, comfortable and clean, run by the owner and her family. Csilla and her daughter, Rehema made us feel being at home. They were organizing our safari as well in a perfect and professional way. GREAT PLACE !

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Reviewed 4 December 2014

I stayed there for a couple of weeks and both Csilla and Rehama were wonderful. They really made me feel like family. Great location, just a short bus ride to the centre. I preferred this neighbourhood because it is quite safe compared to the others. The cottages are very comfortable and clean. Great hot showers! Miss you guys!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Safariland Cottages and Adventures are a Tanzanian Tour Operator, providing bespoke holidays and Safari tours to the worlds best National Parks, where you can see wild animals living in their natural habitat, with no fences, enclosures or restrictions. Safariland also offers Bed and Breakfast accommodation in our traditionally inspired cottages. Our en-suite double, twin and triple occupancy cottages are situated in a private and peaceful tropical garden in Njiro, Arusha. We now have online booking and paypal payments, to make booking your stay with Safariland Cottages even more convenient Please contact us if you require Safari Tours, Accommodation, Corporate entertainment or just simply to arrange a holiday in Africa's friendliest Country. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Safariland Cottages

Address: P.O. Box 2230 | Njiro, Arusha 2230, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Price Range: $106 - $425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Safariland Cottages 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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