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Reviewed 13 September 2016

This guesthouse is one of many on a small street on the northern side of Arusha town. I bet they are all quite similar. But this one is about $10-15/night, self-contained, hot shower, simple breakfast (bread and fried eggs, chai/coffee), nice staff. Not too loud (on weekends there is the non-stop bass thumping from clubs in town, but that is...

Thank Andrew Lawrence C
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2015

We were met in Arusha after a long 12 hour bus journey from Dar es Saleem by our guide (Rashid) He was very friendly, put as at ease straight away. We were taken to the guesthouse which was very basic, but we wanted somewhere cheap and it cost us around £5/6 for the night. Rashid went through with us the...

1Thank slacey_13
Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 18 January 2015 via mobile

Yes it had a basic toilet that didn't flush and yes there was no air Con. But what do you expect for the price you pay. I recommend for those on a budget that want a bed, shower and toilet but don't want to stay at a backpackers. People were nice and food options across the road were good.

Thank Tim B
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 October 2013

stayed here for one night, our room had 1 big bed, a squatting toilet, and no door for the bathroom, so the room smells a little bit like a bathroom! Clean & basic place to sleep. had breakfast the next morning, 1 egg, bread, jams,butter and tea & coffee. good enough to start the day!

Thank iryani T
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 27 March 2013

We went with Monjes Tours & Lodge to a 5 days camping safari in Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater and Tangarire NP. I booked everything in advance contacting Mr Brian directly who was very attentive and easy to communicate with (exactly the same when we met him in person). We were 5 people plus the cook in the car so we were...

2Thank MariaBrisbane_13
Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 26 December 2012

We stayed in Monjes Guesthouse twice - upon our arrival in Arusha and after returning from safari. Before taking the room, we checked several guesthouses along the street and Monjes seemed the best choice. The rooms were clean and hot water running. The staff was friendly and overall experience OK. That´s the reason we booked the rooms for the night...

3Thank JullyTheTraveller
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 22 December 2012

My friends and I stayed at monjes lodge just before our trip up Kilimanjaro. The manager Brian, is a good bloke and well connected. He made our stay reasonably pleasant. We were taken to a true African night club and shown the traditional meal in Tanzania chips mei!

3Thank scottplume

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Additional Information about Monjes Lodge A

Address: Colonel Middleton Rd, Arusha, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Price Range: RM104 - RM131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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“Check different rooms - and the bathrooms - beforehand. The ones father from the front-desk are better value.”
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