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White House of Tanzania

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Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
1 Star accommodation
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All reviews his brother share experiences communal meals big table few minutes walk meet other travellers other guests three meals a day asante sana home away from home rooms are big a great place to stay hot shower rooms are clean enjoyed our stay junior johnson
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This hostel in Arusha has a very homely and relaxing atmosphere. The owner Junior is very friendly and passionate about the place. He even gave me a discount for the 2nd night. There is tea, coffee, 3 meals daily, and laundry options, all free. The...More

Thank callmetridz
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I booked my flight ticket to Tanzania at last minute, i didn't really checked anything about what to do. Just knew Arusha was going to be my first stop. I booked at White house of Tanzania for my first 3 nights and I stayed for...More

Thank Aurelie D
Reviewed 8 October 2018

White House of Tanzania is an awesome hostel in Arusha. Located close enough to but not directly in the chaotic downtown of Arusha, it is owned and operated by an awesome guy (Junior) and his family. There's a fantastic, green backyard with seating and hammocks...More

Thank BRC82
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Junior and his family made me truly feel at home in Arusha. The hostel has such a good atmosphere, very relaxed, and it looks beautiful as well with all the paintings and the lovely backyard. Fun activities as bonfire and movie nights are organized for...More

Thank Emma v
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing stay, the place is great for a group of friends and looks great for solo as well . The garden is beautiful and feels very homey and chill. Jackson and his sister are the most kind people I met at a...More

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Description
Are you looking for a cheap and safe place to live with a homey atmosphere? Then The White House is the place for you! Whether you're travelling alone, in a group or with your special someone, we can provide you More with rooms that will fit your situation. If you stay with us you will be provided with three meals every day cooked by our excellent local chef, who both cook local Tanzanian and European food. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$38 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$38 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
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Room & Suite (24)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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DavidW3899
6 January 2016|
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Well David it depends on which bus station your talking about but the White House is not far from Clock tower.
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"All rooms are good"
palomacorcuera
28 Sep 2016
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"great place for backpacker"
sonav730
08 Feb 2016
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"Very helpful staff"
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07 Feb 2016
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