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Serena Hotel Dar
Serena Hotel Dar
Serena Hotel Dar
Serena Hotel Dar
Serena Hotel Dar
Serena Hotel Dar
Serena Hotel Dar
Serena Hotel Dar
Serena Hotel Dar
Serena Hotel Dar

Reviews of Serena Hotel Dar

Wildlife sightings and reviews

46 independent comments and wildlife information from our travellers who have visited Serena Hotel Dar and kindly agreed to share their thoughts. They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa

Showing 11-20 of 46
Duration
Arrival date
Mr & Mrs G
Michigan

"A very short stay"

1 night Arrived 24 Aug 2014
"We arrived late at night after long flights from the US via Amsterdam and were happy to have a lovely hotel room waiting for us.

The room certainly met our expectations, and after a quick shower we fell asleep without dining. We enjoyed the included breakfast buffet and left the hotel by 7:30 a.m. so had no time to utilize its facilities. We wished that there had been a comparable hotel nearer the airport, but apparently this is the best option even for a short stay." See all these reviews: 10n in Tanzania; 7n in Kenya
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Good
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Nikos
Greece

"Royal Palm Hotel review"

1 night Arrived 19 Aug 2012
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Facilities:
Excellent
Nikos
Greece

"Good and clean Hotel we stayed for few hours"

1 night Arrived 3 Aug 2012
"Good hotel I wish it was closer to Airport so we did not have to lose sleep / rest time" See all these reviews: 11n in Mozambique; 6n in Tanzania
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Good

Location:
Good
Service:
Good
Rooms:
Good
Food:
Excellent
Mr F & Mrs M
Peru

"Now called Serena Dar es Salaam"

1 night Arrived 30 Jul 2012
"We were only passing through. Conveniently located, with a lot of security, comfortable rooms and good food." See all these reviews: 6n in Botswana; 6n in Tanzania; 5n in Zanzibar; 4n in South Africa
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Average

Location:
Average
Service:
Average
Rooms:
Average
Food:
Good
Mrs H
Berks

"Serena Hotel (was Royal Palm)"

1 night Arrived 21 Jan 2012
"Good location as not too far from airport. Purports to be a 4/5 star hotel BUT In the room neither the kettle or TV worked.

We ordered room service breakfast before an early start to the airport) and it was late arriving." See all these reviews: 9n in Tanzania
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Poor

Location:
Good
Service:
Poor
Rooms:
Poor
Food:
Average
Mr & Mrs G
Kent

"Royal Palm Hotel review"

1 night Arrived 13 Oct 2011
"Only spent the night there & everything perfectly adequate.

The locals take over the bar & the terrace which makes getting a drink & a snack less than ideal." See all these reviews: 7n in Tanzania
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Average

Location:
Good
Service:
Average
Rooms:
Average
Food:
Average
Mr & Mrs R
Aberdeen

"Royal Palm hotel was fine for overnight stop"

1 night Arrived 26 Sep 2011
"It is conveniently located for an overnight stay. Rooms pleasant, sevice competent and friendly. we had a barbecue dinner on the lawn which was OK ." See all these reviews: 10n in Rwanda; 5n in Tanzania; 2n in Zanzibar; 1n in Kenya
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Good

Location:
Good
Service:
Good
Rooms:
Good
Food:
Average
Mr & Mrs H
Hampshire

"Royal Palm Hotel review"

1 night Arrived 8 Sep 2011
"We only stayed in this hotel for 5 hours due to flights so could not enjoy facilities to the full but was a good hotel to recover from the damp and cold of previous lodge.

Was provided with a very early continental breakfast which was very much appreciated." See all these reviews: 5n in Tanzania; 5n in Zanzibar; 4n in Rwanda; 1n in Kenya
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Good

Location:
Good
Service:
Good
Rooms:
Good
Food:
Good
The L family
London

"A large international-standard hotel."

1 night Arrived 20 Aug 2011
"The Movenpick Royal Palm Hotel is a 30 minute drive from the airport and has everything you would expect of an international hotel (comfortable bed, satellite tv, swimming pool, a choice of two restaurants). It is fine for an overnight stay but no more.

The food was disappointing and expensive and some of the lights in our room were not working. Early morning room service breakfast was prompt and good for an early morning departure." See all these reviews: 14n in Tanzania
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Average

Location:
Good
Service:
Average
Facilities:
Average
Rooms:
Average
Food:
Average
The R Family
London

"Royal Palm Hotel review"

1 night Arrived 13 Aug 2011
"Good place to stop over for a night in Dar." See all these reviews: 14n in Tanzania
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Good

Location:
Good
Service:
Good
Rooms:
Good
Food:
Good
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