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Impala Hotel

Corner of Moshi & Old Moshi Roads | Kijenge, Arusha, Tanzania
250 8448
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“butter naan” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Corner of Moshi & Old Moshi Roads | Kijenge, Arusha, Tanzania
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31 - 40 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 10 October 2015

Stayed here for two nights in October. The hotel was a little shabby but nothing a good clean and a lick of paint wouldn't sort out. Nice swimming pool, onsite spa and great food. Rooms had good mosquito nets.

Thank Nicky978
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Consistently exceptional food. masterfully prepared indian food. possibly the best indian food outside of india. they've retained the old traditions and practices of freshly made curry bases and the freshest ingredients from Arusha. it's a must try for any traveller. exceptional.

Thank Kusal P
Reviewed 9 March 2015

Wonderful setting, fabulous food and cold drinks. I highly recommend #62, crispy fish and the naan. Spices adjusted as you request. Two times for dinner and the best food the entire trip. We returned with a larger group the second time and the restaurant handled...More

Thank josey_sealevel
Reviewed 24 December 2014

terrible old, noisy hotel, ridiculous price for the quailty, pool area terrible, breakfast terrible, overall terrible - please invest some money

Thank incognito_v1
Reviewed 16 December 2014 via mobile

Nice place and good food. Have a wide variety of food on offer. Had lunch for two days and I never went wrong. Friendly staff and efficient service.

Thank Sonal G
Reviewed 9 October 2014

We had lunch in the hotel's restaurant at the end of our safari before taking the flight to Nairobi. This was arranged through Climbing Kilimanjaro. It was a very good choice as for $15/person, my husband had steak, salad, appetizer and banana split while I...More

Thank RuthBB76
Reviewed 30 September 2014

When I arrived to Arusha 5 years ago, I was really lucky to find an apartment near the Impala Hotel an mostly, its Indian Restaurant. having no car, nor whiling to grab a cab, I found myself eating almost every night at this great place....More

Thank Javier Ramos S
Reviewed 17 September 2014

I've never been impressed by this place to eat or stay. Its been in need of an overhaul for a while and doesn't measure up to the other hotels in Arusha.

Thank Rocketeer2
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We stayed in the Impala hotel for two nights before and after our safari to the game parks. Whilst the hotel itself is perfectly serviceable, my review focuses entirely on the food in the Indian restaurant, which we thought was outstanding in quality. The dishes...More

Thank Vivien H
Reviewed 15 August 2014

The best palak paneer I have ever had! Service can be slow but its worth the wait. It can be cold if you eat in, so bring a jumper.

Thank fredbris
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Moshi & Old Moshi Roads | Kijenge, Arusha, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha
  • Phone Number: 250 8448
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