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16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was very good and so was the service, They provided a breakfast box, Rooms are quite comfortable this is nice hotel to stay when your in arusha also is near to arusha bus stand, is at center to arusha city

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Price was appropriate for the Hotel. The food was very good and so was the service. Electric kettle would be good. Remembering that that taps are back to front in Tanzania. We didn't have a door handle on the bathroom door, I found the floor to be very dirty.

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Thank Elizabeth G
Kingston Upon Thames, United Kingdom
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Stayed there twice: before and after the Kilimanjaro climb. Rooms are quite comfortable, I had a good night sleep on both occasions but... I would say for me they were bit too cool and definitely something should be done in regards to showers. First night I stayed I didn't have hot water at all so very annoyed and disappointed after... More 

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Bendigo, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 April 2016

Sayuki the manager was so helpful and kind. He provided a breakfast box, as we had to leave early to catch the Dar express at 6:30am. He also accepted a clothing package before our arrival. Would definitely recommend this place to anyone, we felt very safe. And all staff were helpful.

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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 March 2016

Good location, close to Arusha central street, Maasai market etc. Very friendly, helpfull staff. Showers are eather cold or very hot, don't work properly. Bed has a moscito net. Room has cockroaches..

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1 Thank Karīna V
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Of all the things in Arusha, the one thing that surprised me the most was the quality of this hotel. Very clean and very comfortable, I enjoyed all 4 nights I spent here. The hotel offered me an en-suite bathroom and shower, daily housecleaning and a great AC unit. I will warn you that the fruit at breakfast wasn't the... More 

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1 Thank milad132
Nairobi, Kenya
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 8 February 2016

This Hotel is not such a popular hotel but I would spend here every time I come to Arusha. The house keeping is wonderful with very courteous employees. I liked the breakfast too. This one place I would recommend to all my friends visiting Arusha. Its very convenient due to it's location and I can assure you, you wont regret... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

This hotel is situated in the city centre in Arusha. Tanzania has a load shedding problem and although this hotel has a generator, you will be lucky to have electricity during the day. As for taking a shower, if you love cold showers, then this is the place to be.

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Arusha, Tanzania
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Reviewed 5 November 2015

A pretty typical budget hotel, well located and decently priced for Arusha. Close to main bus stand, stores, markets. Staff were friendly. Neighborhood was a little run down, but then so is most of Arusha.

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1 Thank TravelinNed
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

Budget Hotel right in the busy area of Arusha town near the main bus stand. It is very pocket friendly and within reach of most restaurants, banks & forex bureaus. Their rooms are standard in size and serve modest portions.

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Mc-Ellys Hotel

Address: Uhuru Road | PO Box 12077, Arusha, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Price Range: $91 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Mc-Ellys Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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“The price was right for a budget hotel..it was a safe place to stay.”
 of 5 bubbles ElizabethG332, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms facing the main bus stand.”
 of 5 bubbles ernestn2013, 27 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Avoid the top floor rooms, they seem like a run-down version of the ones on the other floors.”
 of 5 bubbles as_bombay, 29 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The Mount Meru facing Rooms are spacious and offer good views from your balcony .”
 of 5 bubbles 147azhark, 15 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The first and second floor had Wifi, while the 4th and 5th did not. I can't speak for the third.”
 of 5 bubbles AussieOnTheRoadcom, 28 Nov 2014 | Read review
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