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Kibo Palace Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Old Moshi Road | P O Box 2523, Arusha, Tanzania
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Ranked #8 of 34 Hotels in Arusha
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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172 reviews 172 reviews
48 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

...but also on the expensive side. I couldn't make my mind up just what the hotel wants to be. On the one hand, it is an up-market (for Arusha) hotel but is perhaps too small for a conference venue, too boring for a holiday location and yet maybe too nice to be plain business accommodation. It has very much the... More

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Washington DC
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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I respectfully disagree with the other reviewers. It has really nice staff, but is a poorly run establishment. The night I checked in there was a huge wedding party outside, directly below my window, that broke up around 2. The restaurant is to be avoided at all costs. The wifi passcode expired every 30 minutes, so I had to constantly... More

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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15 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having stayed at another - a bit more luxurious - hotel in Arusha the nights before, Kibo Palace is maybe not up to a "luxury" standard. But it is a nice hotel, centrally located. The room and bathroom is quite spacious, clean and nice. The pool area is nice, but likely not that attractive for swimming as it is right... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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52 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a good hotel suitable for business people but could be also a good base for your safari trip. The service is good and the staff are helpful, everything is clean. However, it is a bit pricy. It is in a walking distance from the city center.

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Arusha, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Set in the heart of the city, quite cosy and very welcoming. Great Steam bath and sauna for walk in clients living within Arusha and visitors too. Every 1 stThursday of each month cooperate netwoking Arushans get to network and market their business with a guest speaker giving motivational talks on all walks of life. The host Ms Charity is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My customer by the name Nick & Tessy spent the night there on 03rd, November and have enjoyed. The most attractive place was the restaurant and the rooms. Thank you very much Nick for letting me know.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I began and ended my safari at this hotel in Arusha. The hotel is very beautiful, clean and roomy situated on lovely, green property. I enjoyed the gym and relaxed in the outdoor patio. Staff are very friendly and helpful. I had breakfast, lunch and dinner at the hotel. Enjoyed the breakfast, lots of variety for everyone. Lunch and African... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The food in the restaurant was awful, and we waited an hour until it served to the table! At list they apologize for it... the staff at the reception attentive. The room and bathroom was clean and nice

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Durham, United Kingdom
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

After our Kenya safari for 7 days in August 2014, we completed our 6 day safari in Tanzania. Before our flight back to Nairobi and then London, we were taken to Kibo Palace Hotel for our lunch. There was a big Indian wedding going on in the hotel and it had been booked for 1 week for this wedding. Our... More

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Nyack, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I attended meetings at Kibo last week. I did not stay at hotel so cannot comment on hotel rooms. The property is lovely, great location and pool area/meeting rooms are very nice. The lunch buffet was fabulous. Too many options (great entrees- fish, beef, salads, desserts. 2 soups also and beautiful presentation). I had to skip dinner both nights. The... More

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Address: Old Moshi Road | P O Box 2523, Arusha, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Kibo Palace Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 65
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