Arusha Naaz Hotel
The Arusha Naaz Hotel is a backpacker hotel, perfect for those visiting Tanzania on a budget.
Rooms at The Arusha Naaz
The iron frame beds have foam mattresses, and are supplied with mosquito nets. There are power points, televisions and telephones, some of the rooms have air-conditioning and safes, and an iron is available in the courtyard. There are no hair-dryers. There is a car repair shop next door, open from 0830-1630, and rooms overlooking street can be noisy until 2200. The small tiled bathrooms are basic but functional, and are fitted with showers and have a limited number of small towels. There are no shaver points, no plugs in the sinks, and no complementary toiletries.
The Arusha Naaz Restaurant
The alcohol-free restaurant is located on the ground floor, and serves halal/vegetarian Indian food in a buffet style. The restaurant serves food from 0600-1800, but out-of hours meals can be arranged in advanced.
Facilities at The Arusha Naaz
There is free wifi throughout the hotel, and the roof-top courtyard is a secluded suntrap. There is no pool, but they have recently purchased a new generator to counteract the power cuts that are common to Arusha. There are no lifts or disabled access, and it’s location in the centre of town means that there is no pool. Opposite the hotel is an internet cafe, and there are many bars and restaurants in this part of town.