Karibu Hostel

P.O. Box 2143, Moshi, Tanzania, Distance from city centre: 1.4km

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Welcome to Karibu Hostel, where all profits go to support the NGO called Born to Learn. We created the hostel so the project can be self-sustainable, we couldn't leave any longer with donations of friends!!

Karibu Hostel is located in a very secure area, only 5min walk from the city center of Moshi, Tanzania.

We offer accommodation to short and long term volunteers and also to sporadic backpackers. We have 2, 4 and 6 mixed bedrooms where you can get to know other people really close and a double room, for those who want more intimacy.

This fully furnished hostel with all facilities will make your stay comfortable. Hot water, mosquito nets, fridge, lockers, volleyball field… You can even watch movies or play some cards in our great living room combined with a spacious terrace, where you can chat with other volunteers for hours while looking at the moon and stars.

We also have a big ecologic veg garden where we get vegetables, and mango, lemon, pear, banana, avocado and papaya trees where we get fruits in season. Txip and Txop are the hens in charge of providing us healthy eggs everyday.

Best of all, is that by staying with us you will be supporting the community of newlands and its kids!!


Overnight. 9 euro
Overnight + Breakfast: 11 euro
Overnight+Breakfast+Dinner+laundry service (For those staying less than a month): 13 euro
Overnight+Breakfast+Dinner+laundry service (For those staying more than a month and get the volunteer permit): 10 euro
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Free Breakfast
  • Café
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Games Room
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pet Friendly
  • Postal Service
  • Steam Room
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Please note:
Check in and check out flexible - 24h reception - please advise us about your estimated arrival time

Possibility to organize Airport pick up (45 min taxi drive) 30 euros/ 35$/ 55.000 TZS.

Breakfast Included

Payment upon arrival by cash only - Euros, Dollars and Tanzanian Shillings accepted

Cancellation policy: 24h advance notice
Taxes included
Volunteering is available at Born to Learn NGO

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You will find us in the Arusha road, Starting from Arusha roundabout, head towards Arusha; first dirt road to the right is Nsilo Swai street, first compound on the right.

We are a big white house and another small one in front of the big and known hotel “Peace Park” and the petrol station. Checking us on Google maps could be helpful.

Located Near

Close to the Arusha roundabout, across from Peace Park, 10 min walk to the center of the town.
Moshi is a great area from which to do safari, climb Kilimanjaro or Mt. Meru. Mt. Kilimanjaro is often in view from the Hostel.

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