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Onsea House Country Inn & Guest Cottage

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Baraa Road Moivaro, Moshono Village, Arusha 1259 Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Onsea House on the recommendation of our travel advisor at Yellow Zebra Safaris. Onsea was our first stop in Tanzania after our flight landed at about 8pm. It was about a 1-hour taxi from Kilimanjaro Airport to Onsea, and I'd say we...More

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Response from OnseaHouse, Operations Manager at Onsea House Country Inn & Guest CottageResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear aeriecircus, Many thanks for your booking through Yellow Zebra Safaris and stay with us on arrival. We are happy you enjoyed the late dinner on arrival at 09:45 PM. We are indeed one of the rare properties in Arusha who offer this service. Thanks...More

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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Onsea House before and after climbing Mount Kilimanjaro and what a pleasant stay we had. The standard of the rooms, service, staff and food exceeded our expectations. Axel, one of the owners has brought his ‘ Belgian charm...More

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Response from OnseaHouse, Owner at Onsea House Country Inn & Guest CottageResponded September 22, 2018

Dear Puddy78 Many thanks for your stay with us and the appreciation ouf our "hidden gem". Welcome back!

Reviewed October 24, 2018

This was our first stop in Tanzania prior to our safari. We made it by courtesy car, however our luggage never made it to the airport. Lost at Nairobi!!! The hotel manager Daniel (I think) bent over backwards to locate our luggage as we were...More

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Reviewed October 19, 2018

We stayed here on our first night in Tanzania before taking off on Safari. The rooms were nice and clean. They had a pool, we did not swim. All of the staff were very friendly and helpful and the food was amazing both for dinner...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2018

Planning my Africa trip, I spent months and months to make sure it's as incredible as possible. Summitting Kilimanjaro is a huge achievement for me, followed by a long and amazing safari trip. So for my very last night, it was needless to say I...More

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Response from OnseaHouse, Owner at Onsea House Country Inn & Guest CottageResponded October 15, 2018

Dear Poikime, Many thanks for your extensive feedback of your "short and sweet" stay at Machweo on February 15 and congratulations again with your Kilimanjaro achievement. At the moment you stayed with us, we had an unexpected short issue with the Machweo swimming pool which...More

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Onsea House Country Inn & Guest Cottage is voted the best luxury bed and breakfast in Arusha and recommended by several experts as only boutique hotel and hip hideaway in the Arusha/Kilimanjaro region. More Enjoy greater comfort and better food than any other guesthouse or restaurant, with more personalized service than in a hotel and more privacy than a lodge resort. Onsea House can be your home base for safaris across northern Tanzania. Machweo Wellness Retreat & Fine Dining offers the guests since September 2011 in total 9 extra spacious rooms, a second swimming pool with sauna and steam bath and a beautiful patio terrace to enjoy a tasty lunch or a candlelight dinner. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
$266 - $325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Onsea House & Machweo Retreat
Also Known As
Onsea House Country Inn And Guest Cottage
,
Onsea House Country Inn & Guest Cottage Hotel Arusha
,
Country Inn Arusha
,
Arusha Country Inn
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
$266 - $325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Onsea House & Machweo Retreat
Also Known As
Onsea House Country Inn And Guest Cottage
,
Onsea House Country Inn & Guest Cottage Hotel Arusha
,
Country Inn Arusha
,
Arusha Country Inn
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
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Traveler (229)
Room & Suite (76)
Dining (40)
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kasha
October 7, 2018|
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Response from OnseaHouse | Property representative |
Hi Vicky/Kasha from the UK, Many thanks for your request. As our reception desk would be able to advise you 7/7, you would be able to leave a small suitcase behind whilst on safari when you would stay again with us after... More
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louand2014
June 20, 2015|
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Response from OnseaHouse | Property representative |
Hi, We have a mobile Phone available at the recepton desks of all the properties we operate. Clients can use these mobile phones to make local and international Phone calls in privacy and will be charged a minimal cost.
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kovitss1965
October 6, 2014|
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Response from OnseaHouse | Property representative |
We have 1 mobile airconditioning unit available which we can use for guest rooms in Onsea House or Machweo. So far guests have rarely used it as the temperature is throughout the year quite moderate at an altitude of around... More
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Room Tips
"Bungalows are spacious, modern, comfortable and private"
R971MWsusans
Nov 29, 2016
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"room 6 or 7 when you want to be very quiet"
ludo001
Oct 3, 2016
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"Main building has beautiful rooms, but there are cottage suites if you have a bigger group or need..."
1821RS
Sep 18, 2016
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"Rooms at lower levels will be quieter."
LVB1973
Aug 28, 2016
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