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Onsea House Country Inn & Guest Cottage

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  • Excellent76%
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in the Machweo part of the Onsea House. Loving the overall atmosphere, which is quiet and far from the busy Arusha city. The surrounding is lush and green, with a beautiful sunset view to boot. Dinner is great and made of local ingredients.

Thank Andrew D
Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed 23 November 2017

We stayed at Onsea House for one night, prior to starting our Safari Adventure. The entire place is amazing. We were welcomed with a wet towels and a drink and taken to our room. These are like little individual lodges, very luxurious and warm at...More

Thank Elis G
Reviewed 7 March 2018

My husband and I stayed at this hotel on our way to our safari honeymoon adventure - we had traveled from Brazil to Jo'burg to Dar to Arusha - so as soon as we got there super tired, we wanted something really comfortable and good...More

Thank Rocolfer
Response from OnseaHouse, Owner at Onsea House Country Inn & Guest CottageResponded 12 March 2018

Dear Rocolfer, Many thanks for your stay with us in one of the Machweo honeymoon suites (which is the room with big bathroom you are describing). Nice to read you did not only appreciate the room and service but also the "delicious food" at the...More

Reviewed 21 February 2018

We stayed at Onsea House for one night, prior to starting our Safari. Onsea is 45 minutes to an hour from the airport so we arrived around 10:30pm. We were given a welcome juice and shown to our room, the one attached to the reception...More

1  Thank WorldTravelerCO
Response from OnseaHouse, Owner at Onsea House Country Inn & Guest CottageResponded 12 March 2018

Dear WorldTravelerCO, Many thanks for your short stay with us. Onsea House is indeed a 45 minutes to 1 hour drive from Kilimanjaro Airport = JRO (sic). Many or our agents and guests find it ideally located on the way from the international airport to...More

Reviewed 18 February 2018

Been visitors several times. Always warmly welcomed - top service - the team is dedicated making your stay great. Cozy rooms with authentic atmosphere. Perfect view, great surroundings. Perfect stay before heading or after Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Kilimajaro or whatever.. Machweo Fine dining - more than...More

Thank garby2018
Response from OnseaHouse, Owner at Onsea House Country Inn & Guest CottageResponded 20 February 2018

Dear Garby2018, Many thanks for your stay with us and your appreciation of the rooms, the surroundings, the food, the wellness,... The team is looking forward to welcoming you back.

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Pool
Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
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US$200 - US$326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$200 - US$326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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louand2014
20 June 2015|
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Response from OnseaHouse | Property representative |
Hi, We have a mobile Phone available at the recepton desks of all the properties we operate. Clients can use these mobile phones to make local and international Phone calls in privacy and will be charged a minimal cost.
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Kovit S
6 October 2014|
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Response from OnseaHouse | Property representative |
We have 1 mobile airconditioning unit available which we can use for guest rooms in Onsea House or Machweo. So far guests have rarely used it as the temperature is throughout the year quite moderate at an altitude of around... More
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"Bungalows are spacious, modern, comfortable and private"
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"room 6 or 7 when you want to be very quiet"
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"Main building has beautiful rooms, but there are cottage suites if you have a bigger group or need adjoining..."
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"Rooms at lower levels will be quieter."
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