Hostels in Arusha, Tanzânia

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

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FAQ about Arusha Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Arusha. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Arusha. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

A hostel in Arusha costs on average $20 for a dorm. A hostel in Arusha with private rooms costs on average $30. shows all 36 Hostels in Arusha. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay. compares prices for 36 hostel in Arusha, Tanzânia. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Arusha such as
  • 25 hotel
  • 10 guesthouse
  • 1 apartment

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Arusha.

Wakawaka Hostel is the best rated hostel for partying in Arusha.

It offers: Bar.

Your Packing List for Arusha

Your Packing List for Arusha

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You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Arusha 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 Arusha, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
36 Total number of hostels
$20 Average dorm price
$30 Average private room price
$8 Cheapest hostel in Arusha
Stan Home Hostel is the cheapest
26 Party hostels in Arusha
Wakawaka Hostel is the best rated
3.3 Average rating of all hostels

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Karatu (113 Km / 70 mi.)
Chokaa (117 Km / 73 mi.)

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