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Tumaini Cottage

Sakina Area, Arusha, Tanzania
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31/12/2017 01/01/2018
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 10 June 2013

Staying at Tumaini Cottage in Arusha was exactly the experience I hoped for. I spent more than two weeks there while visiting friends in Tanzania, and it became like my new home. Since I was there for an extended stay, I really appreciated how consistently...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 5 June 2013

Tumaini Cottage is surrounded by a beautiful, peaceful garden. The owners are very friendly and helpful. The rooms are well-appointed and comfortable. The food is varied and delicious. It is a great place to relax. I highly recommended it.

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Reviewed 28 May 2013

My brother, sister, and I came to stay here during the low season recently, intending to use Arusha as a base for safari and our Kilimanjaro climb. Several reviews have noted the overall price to be fair, which I would agree with. It cost us...More

1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 13 March 2013

I stayed here for a couple of nights after climbing Kili and again after a 3 day safari. It was the perfect place, spotlessly clean, comfortable, tranquil, great food. But what really makes this place is the hosts. Andy cannot do enough to ensure all...More

1  Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed 6 March 2013

My husband and I stayed at Tumaini Cottage for a total of 4 nights. We arrived from Amsterdam around midnight and Andy arranged to pick us up at the airport. The next morning he had a driver bring us into Arusha to pick up a...More

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • 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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