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Mount Meru Hotel

#8 of 36 Hotels in Arusha
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Nairobi - Moshi Road Sekei Area, Arusha 2673, Tanzania
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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macclesfield, UK
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51 reviews 51 reviews
31 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel is getting quite old and many of the features are very old-fashioned or don't work. Dark furnishings in bedrooms, leaking shower tray (in both the rooms I had over a two-week stay), electric sockets in the breakfast area non-functional, etc. But it has a lovely pool area and nice grounds overlooking the golf course one way and Mt Meru... More 

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Nashville
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49 reviews 49 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel is quite nice, on manicured grounds next to a golf course. The rooms are spacious and include a refrigerator, flat screen tv, and more westernized bathrooms.There is also a nice fitness room in the hotel as well as a few restaurants/bars (though one, by the front desk, was closed our entire stay). Staff is extremely personable and gracious.... More 

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Bangkok
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111 reviews 111 reviews
23 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The Mount Meru has a very prominent location just outside "downtown" Arusha. The property is large, with a lovely garden, pool, ample grounds and parking. We were here on business/pleasure, one suite and two rooms. The suite and rooms are smart and suitable. We have stayed here before and all facilities combined the Mount Meru does come out on top.... More 

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Arusha, Tanzania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It has an amazing pool, loads of free parking and such good food, but warning, the food is over prised and the service is very slow. It has wonderful but small crowded rooms. It also has amazing flowers, it is an amazing place for photo shoots.

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stayed here by default for 1 night, because the tour company we had booked through, had made a mess of the flights and hotel bookings and we arrived in Arusha to find we were not expected for another 24 hours - so no bed when we arrived. The only room they could find for us was at the... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for 2 nights on business, the hotel itself was outstanding and the coffee I bought in the little shop was delicious when we had it back home. The view of Mount Meru was brilliant. I just felt sad when I was eating breakfast the day I was leaving knowing how poor the area is as they were... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arusha is a small town in Tanzania nestled between the Meru Mountain and Mount Kilimanjaro. Unfortunately I arrived on a cloudy day and only got a glimpse of both. My disappointment was quickly forgotten once I arrived at the hotel. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful. The driver offered to take me around town where I could buy Tanzanite... More 

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Greenbelt, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stayed here for two days. The hotel is modern and beautiful Rooms are well appointed, spacious and clean Only drawback was the shower stalls had no doors or curtains and water splashed all over while taking a shower. The bathtubs were too deep and had for older members of our party to get in or out. Since they had... More 

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Mombasa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was there last month for 4 days and all was excellent nice hotel to be,their service is good the rooms are clean and comfortable,nice pool the food,staff are so friendly and helpful.Nice field for occasions humble parking shortly is a place to be home away from home

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have stayed a couple of times here and always a pleasant stay. Clean, tidy, good facilities, excellent service...everything you would want from a good quality commercial hotel. Problem is, when you're in such an exotic and beautiful area, one wants something really quaint and different. It was however a business trip, so It provided what was required and very well... More 

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