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The African Tulip

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Travellers' Choice 2018 Winner
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The African Tulip is Arusha's premier boutique hotel providing first-class western luxury with outstanding facilities, personalized service and warm hospitality in a convenient location. The 'Zanzibar lounge & bar' is an ideal meeting place; The Baobab restaurant serves an excellent range of cuisine; 'The Serengeti' Pool & Bar is a fantastic place to relax. Additional facilities include a business centre, conference room & gift shops. It truly is Chic. Unique. and Authentically African.
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Property amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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All reviews roy safaris baobab restaurant anuj sharma boutique hotel no elevator the general manager beautiful hotel indian dishes pool bar the hotel manager would highly recommend this hotel two nights safari trip breakfast buffet rooms are spacious first night gift shop
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed at the African Tulip on 3 separate occasions - 2 nights prior to our Kilimanjaro climb, 2 nights on return and prior to our safari, and a night before leaving Tanzania. The pool area and bar is lovely - very nice to relax...More

Thank TKandSE
Response from MelissaAmsi, Guest Relations Manager at The African TulipResponded today

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to share this lovely review with other travelers on here. It was certainly a pleasure welcoming you and we are very pleased to read that you enjoyed the rooms, food and services...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed at the African Tulip hotel before our safari (with Roys safaris) and we also stayed a few days at the end of our safari to rest and enjoy some local visits. From the beginning the staff were welcoming and friendly and made our...More

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

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for choosing The African Tulip Hotel and for taking the time to share the lovely experiences you had with other travelers on here. It was our pleasure welcoming you and we are very pleased to read that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Some of the most helpful staff we came across in our 3 week vacation! Helped with contacting our safari company when a problem arose. Really clean rooms and great breakfast. Currency exchange facilities at reception, just when we needed it.More

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for this amazing review of The African Tulip Hotel and for the five star rating. It was certainly a pleasure welcoming you and we are all very happy to read that you had an excellent stay with us, appreciating the rooms,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here for two nights as part of an Odysseys Unlimited tour group. It was a nice way to start our trip. We arrived fairly late in the evening and they kept the restaurant open for us. The breakfast buffet was quite good, but...More

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us at The African Tulip Hotel and for taking the time to review us. It was a pleasure for our team to serve you and we are glad to read that you enjoyed your breakfast and the grounds...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The customer care/receptionist said swimming available to all but that not the case once you arrive. They should have mentioned it when i called instead of wasting my time! Otherwise seems like a decent place to stay.More

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

Dear Guest, On behalf of The African Tulip team, I would like to apologize to you for the miscommunication between yourself and our reception staff and it is true that our swimming pool is for our resident guests only due to its scale. We would...More

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MartaL125
29 November 2017|
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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
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LloydWebbe
19 October 2017|
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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
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Ali561
6 January 2017|
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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
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"No elevator"
Cardiodiver
4 weeks ago
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"The pool rooms look nice. We didn't have one but I expect you could request one."
frazzledlondon
8 Oct 2018
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"We were 7 people on a tour, which means 4 rooms and each of us was happy with our room"
barbarap543
4 Oct 2018
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"There is no elevator but the staff can help you with your bags"
FarAway810258
7 Sep 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 218 - US$ 277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
the african tulip hotel arushaafrican tulip arushaafrican tulip hotel arusha
LOCATION
TanzaniaArusha RegionArusha
NUMBER OF ROOMS
29
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