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Reviewed 16 January 2017

It is clean with comfortable beds. The breakfast is simple but good. It is 2 blocks from the bus station, not far from the Clock Tower. Plenty places to eat and shop in the neighborhood, although it is not advised to walk around much in the evening. Best to take a taxi.
The staff is very friendly. I can just recommend it if you don't mind to wake up early to the muezzin.

Room tip: The wifi doesn't work on the second floor
Date of stay: January 2017
  • Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Thank judineni
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Affordable, nice and clean place.
Decided to stay here the night before and after our safari.
Both times we showed up without reserving and got rooms without problem.
Room are really clean and there is even hot water in showers.
We had to pay the locals price only which was a nice surprise. They price the single room at 25usd for foreigners and 25,000tzh for locals. Double room is 35$/35,000tzh respectively.
Only downside is the "local alarmclock", like 5 different mosques start blasting prayers through speakers at 4am every morning. They also continue for over an hour.. This is isn't the hotels fault though.

Date of stay: September 2016
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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Thank attelesk
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

Located centrally in Arusha, this hotel is very convenient, although noise from the street and nearby mosques can be disturbing. The noise from the hallway and neighboring rooms can also be an issue.
Free, simple breakfast. No other meals available. The hotel is clean.
Staff barely speak English.
No internet access.

Room tip: Choose a room facing the street, then you will have access to a private balcony.
Date of stay: June 2016
  • Trip type: Travelled solo
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Thank juliesS6739IP
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Reviewed 23 November 2015

Hotels in Aurusha tend to be expensive. Prices at the Flamingo are fair although I would call it more a guest house than a hotel. Very clean although the bedroom furniture was well used. My room did not have a tv , a bracket was on the wall, although only channel seemed to be Aljazeera News. Breakfast was minimalist and would be better taken outside. Beware that at 5am the local mullah will blast out, followed by others.

Date of stay: November 2015
  • Trip type: Travelled solo
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1  Thank Callum B
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Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Good hotel in the centre of Arusha. I came here to relax after climbing Mt Kilimanjaro. The shower and the beds are perfect. Rooms are quite spacious and really clean. Good atmosphere, nice people. Breakfast included: the usual toast, jam, tea and fresh fruit.

Date of stay: November 2014
Trip type: Travelled solo
Thank Ferry B
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