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Tumaini Cottage

Sakina Area, Arusha, Tanzania
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26/11/2017 27/11/2017
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 16 December 2012

Tumaini Cottage (The Cottage of Hope) is serene, welcoming and charming. Because it's located outside the city, it's the perfect escape from a day in Arusha. The food is home cooked and wholesome. The rooms are clean and spacious. Andy the owner is kind hearted...More

2  Thank NixLifeFix
Reviewed 10 December 2012

Very quiet and relaxing hotel in the heart of Arusha. Perfect to spend some days discovering the best places of the city. An ideal location and base point when going for Safari. The owner, Andy, is a Tanzanian gentleman who will help you in anything...More

2  Thank Alejandro R
Reviewed 30 November 2012

Kind of hard to find (even for someone from Arusha as was our driver), hidden down a twisted alley off the main road to Kenya. Once there, a little piece of paradise! Beautiful garden with numerous fruit trees (mangoes, avocados, etc.), all producing when we...More

1  Thank Ehel
Reviewed 26 November 2012

My friends and I had been at a conference at the Ngurdoto Mountain Lodge for a week, followed by 2 separate 3 day safaris. Our safari arrangers (Boris and Linda from Escape Tanzania) had booked us all in at Tumaini so we could meet up...More

1  Thank Tanya D
Reviewed 21 November 2012 via mobile

Firstly my apologies to Andy and Lily for taking so long to write my review. My ex-girlfriend, Laura, and I stayed at Tumaini in April at the end of our safari holiday. Laura was staying in Tanzania to complete her elective, the final part of...More

1  Thank rdack
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  • Top amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Price range
  • US$50 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 8
  • Location
  • Tanzania >
  • Arusha Region >
  • Arusha
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"Rooms closer to the main area have better wifi connection."
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"You can confidentially come and we stayed in the bottom floor rooms that were safe and secure."
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"I think all rooms are equally acceptable."
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"We had a double number 3 and a twin at the end but all seem good not 5 star lux but Tanzanian hospitality..."
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