Rafiki Backpackers & Guesthouse

Uru Road, Moshi, Moshi, Tanzania, Distance from city centre: 0.9km

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Rafiki backpackers a place for friends.

Rafiki backpackers provides 6 spacious rooms.
Free Wi-Fi, hot shower, free laundry and free breakfast as well as 24 hour security guard service are included.
Rafiki backpackers is also home to Viva Africa Tours, a local tour operator. You can easily book your Kilimanjaro hikes, safari trips or day tours from the backpackers.
Just opposite to rafiki backpackers you find a hidden place, a bohemian bar, where you can enjoy local drinks and food.

Check-in: 11am. Check-out: 10am.
We have a 72hr cancellation policy.
Payment is due upon arrival in cash only, please.
Taxes are included.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Free Breakfast
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Currency Exchange
  • DVDs
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Mini Supermarket
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Steam Room
  • Taxes included
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 3 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.

Check-in: 2pm. Check-out: 10am.
Late Check-out: 1:30pm (5 USD extra, please book in advance)
We have a 72hr cancellation policy.
Payment is due upon arrival in cash only, please.
Taxes are included.

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From Moshi town: Go to the YMCA roundabout; turn right into Uru street and left at the 'Rau secondary school' sign; follow the 'Uhuru Museum' signs until you arrive at Rafiki backpackers.

Free pick up from town, please call us: +255754668229.

We arrange pick up from JRO airport for 40 USD. The airport is located a 45 minutes drive from Moshi. Public transportation is not available there, taxis will charge about 50$. Please provide us with your flight details at info@rafikibackpackers.com.

Located Near

We're located at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro, in the small town of Moshi. The neighborhood, Rau, is the perfect location for our backpackers with its many little shops, local street restaurants and charming bars. All with a great view on Kilimanjaro!

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