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    The African Tulip

    4 Serengeti Road, Arusha 1517, Tanzania
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          US$236
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          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          We spent one night at the Africa Tulip and absolutely loved the hotel. It's authentic and very boutique. We love the food and pool. Staff was great too! Our room was wonderful with a patio are to relax on!! So charming! We hope to be...More

          Thank Jane B
          Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African Tulip

          Dear Guest, Congratulations once again on your honeymoon! Thank you for staying with us at The African Tulip. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your room and the patio it came with, the food, pool and the services provided. We certainly hope to...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          I really enjoyed staying at the African Tulip. The room is very clean and comfortable and the staff is very professional. The food is really good, most home made and very fresh! With a big variety and not the standard menu. Also, they provide shampoo,...More

          1  Thank digiolaura
          Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African Tulip

          Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us at The African Tulip Hotel. It was a pleasure for our team to serve you. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your room, amenities and the food offered at our restaurant. Thank you for your...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Very attractive hotel. Staff was very pleasant and friendly. Room was clean and comfortable. Staircase to upper floors and did not see elevator. Area seemed secure as I walked to Barclays Bank alone and felt safe.

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          Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African Tulip

          Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us at The African Tulip Hotel. It is good to read that you enjoyed your room and services. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Kind regards, Melissa Amsi

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Internet is very unreliable. There were no accessible electric outlets in the room. Staff are friendly though, which makes for a pleasant stay. Restaurant food is ok. Airport pickup will run you USD80, - one way.More

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          Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African Tulip

          Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us at The African Tulip Hotel. Thank you for taking the time to write this review. Our apologies for the inconveniences caused by the unreliable internet in your room; please know that we are currently working on having...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          A very stylish and nice hotel with good food and service-minded staff in the middle of town. Rooms very large, clean and had nice furnitures. Huge breakfast selection and different types of dinner alternatives. Definitely a hotel I warmly recommend.More

          Thank 60ankid
          Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African Tulip

          Dear Guest, Thank you very much for choosing The African Tulip for your recent stay in Arusha. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your room, food and services provided. Thank you for sharing your experiences with us and for your kind words. We...More

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          About
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          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
          • US$207 - US$236 (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
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          • 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.)
          20 September 2016|
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          Response from travellingsooncanada | Reviewed this property |
          There are hairdryer sin the rooms!
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          "Room with a balcony is beautiful"
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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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          "The rooms of the top floor has birds outside the window in the morning."
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