Hostels in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

2 hostels available. Prices start from $4.00 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Kilimanjaro

Kilimanjaro Trekcity Hostel

Moshi CBD District
Free Breakfast
Party Hostel
"…We also offer airport transfers service upon our, customer's request. At the hostel, we organize Safari, day trips, and trekking activities based on our customer's vacation plans. Kilimanjaro … More

Guest Houses in Kilimanjaro

Mashas Inn

Free Breakfast
"…Breakfast included. General: 24 hours reception. No curfew." …"The Kilimanjaro International Airport is 38 km." …Moshi More

Hostels in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

2 hostels available. Prices start from $8.00 for a dorm bed.

Get to know Kilimanjaro (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Kilimanjaro.

 Mt Kilimanjaro

One of the world's most iconic peaks, Mt. Kilimanjaro -- located in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania -- really needs no introduction. Travelers come to Tanzania, even to Africa, just to climb it. At just under six thousand meters, Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa. Unlike most of the world's highest peaks, Kilimanjaro is not part of a range; it is a free-standing, dormant volcano.

Kilimanjaro's summit was first reached in the late nineteenth century; trekking the mountain is a serious undertaking and around twenty-five thousand visitors per year try it. There are seven official routes up -- Machame is regarded as the most scenic, but it's also one of the steepest ascents. Whichever route trekkers choose, the trip to the top and back will take around seven days and must be done with licensed guides and porters. Kilimanjaro can be climbed year round, but April and November, the rainiest months, are best avoided. There are many, many operators that organize climbs and they are not cheap, due to the length of the trip and the equipment required. Most of the operators are based in Moshi, but a climb can be arranged in Arusha, too.

Accommodation options in Moshi and nearer Kilimanjaro National Park are plentiful, due to the numbers of visitors who come to this area. The nearest hostels to Kilimanjaro are in Moshi, and there are many of them. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania hostels are good places to get recommendations for the best operators to take you up the mountain, and to meet others to form a group and make it more economical. The hostels in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, and the surrounding area are spread around Moshi town, so get directions before you arrive and book ahead, as they are very popular.

If you are not visiting Tanzania, you can still get spectacular views of Kilimanjaro from Kenya. Visitors to Amboseli National Park will get magnificent views with the plains game in the foreground, and if you're lucky, a snowy mountain, too.

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Kilimanjaro Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Kilimanjaro, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 2
Average dorm price $8
Average private room price $30
Cheapest Hostel in Kilimanjaro Kilimanjaro Trekcity Hostel with $7
Party hostels in Kilimanjaro Kilimanjaro Trekcity Hostel (1 in total)
Most Kilimanjaro hostels are located in Moshi CBD District

FAQ about Kilimanjaro Hostels

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Other Nearby Cities

Moshi (31 Km / 19 mi.)
Boma la Ngombe (36 Km / 23 mi.)
Usa River (65 Km / 40 mi.)
Arusha (81 Km / 50 mi.)
Tsavo (123 Km / 77 mi.)
Voi (138 Km / 86 mi.)
Karatu (189 Km / 118 mi.)

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