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    The African Tulip

    4 Serengeti Road, Arusha 1517, Tanzania
    011 255 27 254 3004
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Clean rooms, very nice people and decent food, the one undercooked meal was comped. From what we saw of the town this is definitely a good choice for lodging in Arusha. We felt very welcomed when we returned at the end of the Safari and...More

    Thank ACIDBraden
    Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African TulipResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing The African Tulip Hotel for your recent stay in Arusha. We are all very happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us before and after your safari as well as the services provided by our staff. We...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We arrived here after an international flight and having lost our luggage. Rooms were good- although a little dated. They were spacious- well appointed with lots of Uk compatible plug sockets and a good shower and bath. Rooms were air conditioned. The pool was a...More

    Thank Richard H
    Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African TulipResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to share the wonderful experiences that you had here at The African Tulip Hotel with other travelers on TripAdvisor. I am glad to read that you enjoyed your room, food and services...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Good hotel. Excellent service. Maybe a bit effusive, but that seems common in east africa. Breakfast was nice. Just what I needed after a long flight. Nice bar with cocktails by the pool. They'll take care of everything for you.More

    Thank AJ S
    Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African TulipResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Guest, It was a pleasure for our team to serve you and we are all happy that you had an amazing stay with us, enjoying the food and services provided here at The African Tulip Hotel. Your kind words and this great review are...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Very nice, exceptional furnishings and decor, not at all like a standard hotel. Staff was extremely nice and accommodating. Has got to be one of the best places to stay in Arusha. Our tour company Amani Afrika suggested and made all arrangements.More

    Thank goldcanyonbb
    Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African TulipResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review and for the five star rating. We are all pleased to read that you had a wonderful stay with us and we appreciate all your kind words and recommendation. We look forward...More

    Reviewed 11 December 2017

    We were very happy while checking in for our brief stay at the African Tulip. The restaurant was still open, awaiting our late dinner order. Room was very comfortable with plenty of hot water for showers after 3 days of traveling. Highly recommended!More

    Thank ATorres439
    Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African TulipResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us at The African Tulip Hotel and for taking the time to share this wonderful review of our hotel. We are very happy to read that you had a very comfortable stay with us, enjoying the hot showers...More

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$229 - US$278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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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    Marta L
    29 November 2017|
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    Response from MelissaAmsi | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your interest in The African Tulip Hotel. The windows in the rooms have netting and mosquito repellent is sprayed during turn down so there are no mosquitos in the rooms. Hoping to have informed you... More
    19 October 2017|
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    Response from MelissaAmsi | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, We can arrange massage services for you at the hotel. Should you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us Thanking you.. Kind regards, Melissa Amsi
    6 January 2017|
    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
    Room Tips
    "Good location, not far from town center."
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    "Any Rooms with balcony"
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    "We were on the second floor and our very large balcony overlooked beautiful trees. Unless I'm mistaken..."
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    "We had a private balcony which looked over the courtyard and had lots of potted blooming plants."
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