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    Rafiki Backpackers & Guesthouse

    Uru Road | Rau, Moshi, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good21%
    • Average4%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Mountain Inn
    224 reviews
    #2 of 16 hotels in Moshi
     
    The Secret Garden
    86 reviews
    #3 of 69 Speciality lodging in Moshi
     
    More Than A Drop B&B
    45 reviews
    #2 of 54 B&Bs / Inns in Moshi
     
    The Hibiscus Bed and Breakfast
    149 reviews
    #3 of 54 B&Bs / Inns in Moshi
     
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    1 - 5 of 107 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Traveling around Tanzania and came across this hostel and thought I'd give it a try. I was extremely please. The staff is very friendly and helpful. We traveled with them to the hot springs and our driver was great! Provides excellent recommendations for things to...More

    Thank Patrick S
    Response from rafikibackpackers, Guest Relations Manager at Rafiki Backpackers & GuesthouseResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Patrick S, Thank you for your remarkable review! I am so glad that you liked and enjoyed your stay. The whole entire team of Rafiki backpackers will surely remember you! Wish you all the best and hope some days you will be back! All...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I stayed at this hostel, and I really enjoyed, especially A clean room, nice environment and the restaurant near by. Good breakfast. The manager mariam was amazing and polite she made sure that we were comfortable. I also appriciate Florence and her kind heart. This...More

    Thank pabloelena
    Response from rafikibackpackers, Guest Relations Manager at Rafiki Backpackers & GuesthouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Pabloelena, Thank you for your remarkable review! I am so glad that you liked and enjoyed your stay. The whole entire team of Rafiki backpackers will surely remember you! Wish you all the best and hope some days you will be back! All the...More

    Reviewed 17 June 2017

    I stayed at this hostel last week. I have to say, I really loved it. We had an spacious room in 6 bed dorm with clean bathroom and amazing hot shower. The room was perfect for us. In the living area it is clean and...More

    Thank christianbrent
    Response from rafikibackpackers, Guest Relations Manager at Rafiki Backpackers & GuesthouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Christianbrent, Thank you for your remarkable review! I am so glad that you liked and enjoyed your stay. The whole entire team of Rafiki backpackers will surely remember you! Wish you all the best and hope some days you will be back! All the...More

    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    My friends and I decided to make a quick stop at Moshi before we went climb Kilimanjaro. Rafiki Backpackers turned out to be an awesome place. the place is very new, hot water, clean, friendly stuff,free ride on arrival day,nice breakfast, free wife. they also...More

    Thank javiergiovan
    Response from rafikibackpackers, Guest Relations Manager at Rafiki Backpackers & GuesthouseResponded 14 June 2017

    Hi Javiergiovan, Thank you for your remarkable review! I am so glad that you liked and enjoyed your stay. The whole entire team of Rafiki backpackers will surely remember you! Wish you all the best and hope some days you will be back! All the...More

    Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

    The Hostel is nice, big kitchen and clean environment. Highlight is the rooftop terasse with view on the Kilimanjaro. The bathroom in the dorm has hot water. Even though it is actually clean, we had fleas in our bed. When we told the staff they...More

    Thank mattis_isenmann
    Response from rafikibackpackers, Guest Relations Manager at Rafiki Backpackers & GuesthouseResponded 10 June 2017

    Dear Mattis_isenmann, Thank you for your review, first I would like to thank you for the short stay at Rafiki. I am sorry for the bad experience you went through! I would start by tackling the fleas issue, You presented the issue as a joke,...More

    Mountain Inn
    224 reviews
    #2 of 16 hotels in Moshi
     
    The Secret Garden
    86 reviews
    #3 of 69 Speciality lodging in Moshi
     
    More Than A Drop B&B
    45 reviews
    #2 of 54 B&Bs / Inns in Moshi
     
    The Hibiscus Bed and Breakfast
    149 reviews
    #3 of 54 B&Bs / Inns in Moshi
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 10 - US$ 32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Kilimanjaro Region >
    • Moshi
    • Also Known As
    • Rafiki Backpackers & Guesthouse Moshi, Kilimanjaro
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    Room & Suite (14)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (26)
    Bathroom (1)
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    Martin_Dab
    23 October 2015|
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    Response from rafikibackpackers | Property representative |
    Hello Martin, sorry for the delay of our response. I just discovered your question now. You have two options from Nairobi 1. Flight with Precision Air to Kilimanjaro Airport and from there book our pick up service (40... More
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    "Best view for mount Kilimanjaro"
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    "Bring earplugs. Rooms are loud. Might suggest padding the bottom of the chairs in the dining room."
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    "I would say any apart from the new room which kind of overlooks the bar - can be noisy there until the bar..."
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    "Take a room in the new building next to the restaurant (Africa House) on the other side of the road. Roof..."
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