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Onsea House Country Inn & Guest Cottage

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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Brief overnight stay, BUT what hotel keeps staff until 11pm to feed 4 tired travelers. (BTW food and service were great). Room was spacious and comfortable. Beautiful views. TrueAfrica started our 2 week safari out in style.

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

We stayed and dined at Onsea House on the recommendation of a friend living in Arusha. While we had a satisfactory dinner with our friends on the evening of our stay, we thought Onsea was charming enough but grossly overpriced. The room was not even...More

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Response from OnseaHouse, Owner at Onsea House Country Inn & Guest CottageResponded 10 July 2017

Dear NYCRitBit, Although you provided us with a disappoing review, I appreciate you write you had a satisfactory dinner. As you were the only client who ever claimed to me to have a mistake in the dinner bill, I know who you are. I apologized...More

Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We had a brief jaunt in Arusha at the beginning of November and we were excited to try out some fine dining options in Arusha. The staff are amazing, friendly and personable. They make one menus for the day and we were not informed of...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2016

I am not sure it matters, but I don't know whether I stayed in the Onsea or Machweo property - I believe they are connected. Our tour group arrived very late (10:30pm) but were very quickly welcomed by the staff and made to feel at...More

Thank mjabdy
Reviewed 29 November 2016

My husband and I spent two nights at Onsea House resting up from a long flight from Los Angeles. We were greeted warmly by the staff and we were accommodated in a three-bedroom house overlooking gardens and Mount Meru. The privacy and comfort were exceptional....More

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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Babysitting
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$228 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$228 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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louand2014
20 June 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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Kovit S
7 October 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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"Bungalows are spacious, modern, comfortable and private"
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"room 6 or 7 when you want to be very quiet"
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"Main building has beautiful rooms, but there are cottage suites if you have a bigger group or need adjoining..."
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"Rooms at lower levels will be quieter."
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