The African Tulip is an elegant and charming Luxury Boutique Hotel located along Serengeti Road, right in the heart of Arusha. A warm and friendly welcome awaits guests who want to experience the best of Tanzanian hospitality. The 29 guestrooms and suites are individually and stylishly decorated using warm African tones, local art and other African material. The Baobab Restaurant is uniquely designed and offers a comfortable and enjoyable dining experience featuring fresh and local ingredients. The Zanzibar Lounge is beautifully decorated with Zanzibari art and offers comfortable seating where guests can relax and peruse the various coffee table books, whilst enjoying pure African Coffee. Additional facilities include two fully-stocked bars, swimming pool and gift shops.
The 9 Suites are stunningly decorated with a Safari-theme and are generously sized. The luxurious bathrooms are finished to the highest specification. Many rooms have pleasant views of the locality and some have balconies with seating. Room amenities include: TV, laptop-sized safes, A/C, Wi-Fi, telephone, hair dryer and mini-bar.
The 20 Deluxe Rooms are all decorated with a Safari-theme, although the interior of each room is unique. There is a comfortable seating area with a desk in each room. The luxurious bathrooms are finished to the highest specification. Room amenities include: TV, laptop-sized safes, A/C, Wi-Fi, telephone, hair dryer and mini-bar.
The elegant and inviting Baobab Restaurant offers a range of cuisine in a stunning setting. The restaurant’s colour scheme reflects the warm, red tone of the nation’s soil. A water feature creates a sense of relaxation and the attentive staff will ensure you receive friendly and efficient service. The Baobab Restaurant, named after one of Africa’s greatest deciduous trees, serves a range of South Indian cuisine, while the Continental menu contains a range of tempting dishes. For an authentic taste of Tanzania, try ‘The African Pot’ for a fabulous choice of local dishes. An All-day menu is also available at the poolside or in the garden. The Baobab Restaurant also offers a range of enticing vegetarian dishes for guests.
The Zanzibar Lounge, with its intricately carved panels and traditional furniture, transports you to the exotic streets of Stone Town. The bar’s sophisticated but relaxing feel is designed to appeal to the safari tourist, Tanzanian locals and ex-patriot residents. The Zanzibar Lounge Bar Menu includes a range of snacks and freshly-made cake for afternoon tea.
Visit the pool to swim or just relax and sun-bathe beside the water. Changing facilities are available. The Serengeti Bar at the poolside has a wide-screen TV, serves a range of drinks and has snacks available during the day. Other activities in and around the hotel include shopping, walking, hiking, a wide variety of beach and water sports, and plenty of cultural excursions!