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Onsea House Country Inn & Guest Cottage

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Special Price: US$50 off room rate
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

The Onsea House is a delightful little gem nestled in the hills of Arusha, and coming upon it through the backroads was like unwrapping a gift. It was quite fun exploring the hotel itself, with its unique rooms and different levels, all set among lush...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

We had a very short stay at onsea house prior to starting a safari but loved it. The staff were welcoming and charming and the room was very comfortable. Breakfast was lovely and we wished we could have stayed to explore the local area. Loved...More

Thank HelenC66
Response from OnseaHouse, Owner at Onsea House Country Inn & Guest CottageResponded 4 February 2018

Dear Helen, On behalf of our whole team, I would like to thank thank you for your short stay and for taking the time to post this nice review. We encourage our partner safari & Kilimanjaro operators to book us in for more days and...More

Reviewed 21 January 2018

Me and my friend had dinner to celebrate her birthday at Onsea House. We drove from Arusha town, the drive is very short. We were warmly welcomed by the staff and enjoyed a spectacular sunset from the restaurant balcony with sundowners. The staff was very...More

Thank Virpi M
Response from OnseaHouse, Owner at Onsea House Country Inn & Guest CottageResponded 14 February 2018

Thanks for your stay with us. Many thanks for your strong recommenation as best place to dine in Arusha. We look forward to let many other diners experience a full dinner with us.

Reviewed 14 December 2017

Onsea House and Machweo House are stunning quiet properties with incredible views of the nearby mountains. My room was at the front of Onsea House, but a minute walk via the landscaped gardens brings you to the other property Machweo House. It was a pleasure...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

After a long flight from the UK Onsea House was just what was needed. Everyone was so friendly and welcoming. There is a personal feel. The room was a good size and the raindrop shower great. The pool area was a good place to talk...More

Thank Debbie T
Response from OnseaHouse, Owner at Onsea House Country Inn & Guest CottageResponded 9 October 2017

Dear Debbie T, Many thanks for your stay with us at Onsea House in Machweo rooms which are indeed all good size and all feature a great raindrop shower. Nice to read the restaurant came as a real surprise and you liked our signature tasting...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Babysitting
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$265 - US$327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$265 - US$327 (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
7 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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