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Highview Hotel

Arusha | P.O. Box 94, Karatu, Tanzania
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06/08/2017 07/08/2017
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average29%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“day safari” (10 reviews)
“nice hotel” (7 reviews)
“lunch box” (7 reviews)
Free Internet
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Breakfast Buffet
Pool
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1 - 5 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We arrived late afternoon and while the view is pretty, there is not much to do. Wifi is advertised, but the connection is practically nonexistent. The room was small, walls were thin, the shower was the worst we had in 5 hotels around Tanzania. While...More

Thank jennaleigh2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Highview hotel is nicely located close to Karatu but more isolated and surrounded by beautiful nature. Lovely sunset. The staff could not be kinder and welcome you as if you were home (Karibu sana!). The restaurant food is very good and they have a large...More

Thank osoriomj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had invited our family of 8 to safari in Tanzania. We stayed here two nights, in the beginning of the safari and in the end of the safari. The hotel is situated a bit outside Arusha in a very nice landscape. The rooms are...More

Thank BAARDSETH
Reviewed 18 April 2017

With the good... It's reasonably clean, staff are pleasant and has quite nice views, sorry that's as good as I can do. The food was mainly overcooked we nicknamed the chicken "silent witness" chicken ( a UK pathology/crime tv program) and the packed lunch was...More

1  Thank johnb73
Response from Zainab A, Manager at Highview HotelResponded 25 April 2017

Dear Sir, Thank you for your feedback. We have noted with great concern and we are looking into this matter, we have also compared the feedback from other clients who stayed with us at the same time for any correlation in the feedback, however this...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

The hotel itself was clean and comfortable, the breakfast was good with plenty of options,the evening meal was very nice and tasty,the lunchbox was also very nice,with a good selection. The staff were excellent and gave me a 50th birthday celebration that I will never...More

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Thank Tahir A
Response from Zainab A, Owner at Highview HotelResponded 4 April 2017

Dear tahir579, The entire highview hotel staff can not forget your stay with us, we are so glad we were part of your 50th birthday celebration. Thank you so much for booking with us and most of all for reviewing us here on TripAdvisor. We...More

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About
Amenities
  • Top amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
  • Price range
  • US$259 - US$265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 20
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  • Location
  • Tanzania >
  • Arusha Region >
  • Karatu
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DebbieT1962
11 July 2016|
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Response from peterrexwhite | Reviewed this property |
it was quite cold in some evenings, so bear than in mind. tropical strength jungle formula is highly recommended. on safari, black clothing/blue is not recommended. some insects can bite through cloth, so a close texture... More
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Sharon D
7 October 2015|
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Response from Zainab A | Property representative |
Dear Sharon, I hope all is good with you. Highview hotel as the standard of 3 star hotel.
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"All rooms have a stunning view"
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"No lift so ground floor room required if you have mobility issues, but beware this will still involve a lot..."
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"steep climb to rooms beware ! and take torch and plenty of repellent and long sleeves at night when sleeping..."
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"Best view are from the first floor, also less flying insects there."
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