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Tumaini Cottage

Sakina Area, Arusha, Tanzania
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“mango” (8 reviews)
“owner andy” (3 reviews)
“fresh juice” (6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent quite location and service. Andy and Lillian are spectacular hosts and made Tumaini our home away from home. The accommodations were perfect for our needs with excellent breakfast, hot showers, a beautiful garden, and such welcoming hosts.

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tumaini Cottage was recommended by Duma Explorer as a great value accommodation and we loved it. Just off the noise and chaos of Road A104, the cottage gates open up to beautiful, lush gardens with a view of Mt Meru. Andy and Lillian are gracious...More

Thank pmn518
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of four were very bedraggled after our long journey to Tanzania, and were delighted to get to Tumaini Cottage. Andy was very warm and welcoming, the rooms were perfect for our needs. Showers had good water pressure and for very hot, wifi worked...More

Thank Monika B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of 4 stayed here before and after our Kilimanjaro climb and safari. The host met us with fresh-squeezed orange juice after an 18 hour flight and a long ride from the airport. He is very gracious and knowledgeable about the area and history;...More

Thank Maryanne H
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Tumaini cottages is a wonderful, beautiful and peaceful oasis just outside of Arusha. The owner and host, Andy, is gracious, charming and very thoughtful. The food is excellent. Andy grows his own avocados, bananas and coffee - they are delicious. I highly recommend staying here...More

Thank David D
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Amenities
  • Top amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
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  • Price range
  • US$ 50 - US$ 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Number of rooms
  • 8
  • Location
  • Tanzania >
  • Arusha Region >
  • Arusha
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Traveller (67)
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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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