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White House of Tanzania

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5.1km from city centre - Show on Map
9.3
Superb 76
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

White House of Tanzania is the ideal place for travellers looking for budget accommodation in Arusha town. Comfortable rooms with closets, shelves are waiting for you. Relax in the common room.... More...

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Wakawaka Hostel

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2.8km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Wakawaka Hostel is located in the center of Arusha and offers social areas to meet fellow travellers and to relax.... More...

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Banana Farm Eco Hostel

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8.8km from city centre - Show on Map
9.8
Superb 29
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Our hostel is located in a village called Ambureni, a little bit east of Arusha city center.... More...

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The Greenhouse Arusha Tanzania

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3.2km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

The Greenhouse Hostel can accommodate up to 22 people. There are three dorm rooms; one eight bed dorm and two four bed dorms, each with en-suite facilities. There is also a private room for two people... More...

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Runako Lodge

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0.9km from city centre - Show on Map
9.3
Superb 42
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Rena Lodge & Hostel offers affordable accommodation for travellers, volunteers and of course tourists. You have comfortable rooms and can relax in the lounge and garden. Breakfast is included.... More...

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Savannah House

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6.9km from city centre - Show on Map
9.4
Superb 3
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Savannah House offers cozy and affordable private and shared rooms with views of Mt. Meru.... More...

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Nyumbani Hostel

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1km from city centre - Show on Map
9.7
Superb 49
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Are you looking for cosy and affordable accommodation in Arusha? Do you prefer to stay in a home-like atmosphere? Do you want to experience local life?

Then welcome to Nyumbani Hostel!

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Stan Home Hostel

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6.8km from city centre - Show on Map
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Stan Home Hostel is a new mix of African and western and offers you private and shared rooms in Arusha, Tanzania.... More...

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Sawa Sawa Hostel

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2.8km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi

Sawa Sawa Hostel offers you private and shared rooms with the best rates.... More...

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First Point Arusha Hostel

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3.1km from city centre - Show on Map
9.7
Superb 2
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

First Point Arusha Hostel offers private and shared accommodation with great value!... More...

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Villa Poa!

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4.7km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 27
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Come stay with us in an oasis of calm only 10 minutes from the vibrant heart of Arusha.... More...

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Mazzola Safari House & Backpacking

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1.4km from city centre - Show on Map
7.3
Very good 8
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Mazzola Safari House & Backpacking offers comfortable accommodation and a beautiful garden to relax.... More...

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Fairmont Hotel

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1.3km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
New
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Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Well set in Arusha, Fairmont Hotel offers private accommodation with great value!... More...

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SemaTena Arusha Hostel

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7.6km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Are you looking for cooking lessons for a nominal fee? if the answer is Yes, At SemaTena You learn how to cook your favorite Tanzanian cuisine for free so you can share it with your friends at home.... More...

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Mambo Hideaway

Bed and Breakfast
7.3km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Mambo Hideaway offers private rooms with great value!... More...

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Swahili House & Art

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1.6km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free Breakfast

Swahili House & Art offers private and shared accommodation with great value!... More...

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Hakuna Woga Hostel

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6.3km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
New
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Hakuna Woga Hostel offers private and shared accommodation with great value!... More...

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Footprints Hostel

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2.6km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Welcome to Footprints Hostel offering comfortable, clean, safe and friendly accommodation in Arusha...... More...

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Pili Pili House Arusha

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5.3km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Pili Pili House Arusha offers private and shared rooms in Tanzania with competitive prices.... More...

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Lionsgate Hostel

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3.9km from city centre - Show on Map
8.5
Fabulous 28
  • Superb Staff
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Lionsgate Hostel offers affordable accommodation, volunteer opportunities and social areas to meet fellow travellers.... More...

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View Mountain House

Bed and Breakfast
5.3km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Set in Arusha, View Mountain House has well-equipped accommodation. It offers private and shared rooms with great value!... More...

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Korona House

Bed and Breakfast
10.3km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 4
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

KORONA HOUSE- Lives to the saying “Small is Beautiful “and indeed we are a small guest house in an African style setting and décor. Each room has a unique interior design that depic... More...

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Nestled at the foot of Mount Meru, Africa's second highest mountain, and ringed by national parks teeming with wildlife, Arusha is north Tanzania's nature capital. The city is a gateway to thrilling safaris, but it has lots more to offer. There's a lively nightlife scene and a café culture to rival many European cities, as well as street food carts piled high with mouthwatering curries and barbecued treats. Thanks to the area's mild climate, the hills around Arusha make an ideal playground for hikers too.

Look out for hostels in Arusha that serve Tanzanian meals as a way to sample local food – some have a free breakfast too. You can camp in the gardens of an Arusha hostel or spend the night in an eco lodge on a banana farm. Choose a dorm if you want a social experience or strike up conversation on an outdoor terrace. You could even organise a cook-off in a shared kitchen.

The Naura River runs through the centre of Arusha, with Central Market to the west. On the eastern side is Arusha Clock Tower, a historic monument that once marked the centre of the British Empire. Around the clock, you'll find streets lined with craft stalls heaving under the weight of woven fabrics, handmade baskets and beaded jewellery. Local food is best around the city centre but for high-end dining, head to the eastern suburbs. Travellers curious for a glimpse of authentic Tanzania should visit Ngaramtoni Market, a popular Maasai haunt 20 minutes' drive north of town.

The Arusha Declaration Museum is dedicated to the history of colonial Tanzania. You could also join a cultural tourism program to meet the Wa-arusha tribespeople and learn about local traditions or take a tour of the coffee plantations dotted around the lush hills outside the city. Spot candy pink flamingos from the shores of the Momella Lakes (1.5 hours away). Adventurous travellers can hike to the crater of Mount Meru in Arusha National Park for views over Mount Kilimanjaro. For a natural spa experience, drive 1.5 hours to soak in the forest pools of Chemka Hot Springs.

To get to Arusha, fly to Kilimanjaro International Airport and take a taxi from there into the city (1 hour). There are several bus stations in Arusha. Central Bus Station is the main one, a 20-minute walk from the clock tower, with coaches leaving for Dar es Salaam (8-10 hours) and Moshi (2 hours). To get around the city, jump on a dalla-dalla (a shared minibus) or flag down a taxi.

We have 22 hostels in Arusha with an average rating of 8.9 based on 217 reviews 22 of 22 properties available in Arusha

About Arusha

Nestled at the foot of Mount Meru, Africa's second highest mountain, and ringed by national parks teeming with wildlife, Arusha is north Tanzania's nature capital. The city is a gateway to thrilling safaris, but it has lots more to offer. There's a lively nightlife scene and a café culture to rival many European cities, as well as street food carts piled high with mouthwatering curries and barbecued treats. Thanks to the area's mild climate, the hills around Arusha make an ideal playground for hikers too.

Look out for hostels in Arusha that serve Tanzanian meals as a way to sample local food – some have a free breakfast too. You can camp in the gardens of an Arusha hostel or spend the night in an eco lodge on a banana farm. Choose a dorm if you want a social experience or strike up conversation on an outdoor terrace. You could even organise a cook-off in a shared kitchen.

The Naura River runs through the centre of Arusha, with Central Market to the west. On the eastern side is Arusha Clock Tower, a historic monument that once marked the centre of the British Empire. Around the clock, you'll find streets lined with craft stalls heaving under the weight of woven fabrics, handmade baskets and beaded jewellery. Local food is best around the city centre but for high-end dining, head to the eastern suburbs. Travellers curious for a glimpse of authentic Tanzania should visit Ngaramtoni Market, a popular Maasai haunt 20 minutes' drive north of town.

The Arusha Declaration Museum is dedicated to the history of colonial Tanzania. You could also join a cultural tourism program to meet the Wa-arusha tribespeople and learn about local traditions or take a tour of the coffee plantations dotted around the lush hills outside the city. Spot candy pink flamingos from the shores of the Momella Lakes (1.5 hours away). Adventurous travellers can hike to the crater of Mount Meru in Arusha National Park for views over Mount Kilimanjaro. For a natural spa experience, drive 1.5 hours to soak in the forest pools of Chemka Hot Springs.

To get to Arusha, fly to Kilimanjaro International Airport and take a taxi from there into the city (1 hour). There are several bus stations in Arusha. Central Bus Station is the main one, a 20-minute walk from the clock tower, with coaches leaving for Dar es Salaam (8-10 hours) and Moshi (2 hours). To get around the city, jump on a dalla-dalla (a shared minibus) or flag down a taxi.