Dar es Salaam

6 top hotels & places to stay in Dar es Salaam

There is no shortage of accommodation in and around Dar es Salaam. The section below includes a plethora of adequate business-style hotels dotted around the city centre, along with a number of suburban hotels, mostly in Oyster Bay.
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Southern Sun Dar

Southern Sun Dar

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The Southern Sun is located in Dar es Salaam's town centre, making it very convenient for those who only have a short stay in ...More about Southern Sun

Good  82%
(148 reviews)

The room was clean and tidy. Comfy bed. The food in the restaurant was excellent- tasty and v reasonably priced. The staff were helpful and welcoming. Southern Sun reviews...

Oyster Bay

Oyster Bay

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Owned by the team who run the top-end Beho Beho Camp, in the Selous Game Reserve, The Oyster Bay Hotel is in the 'Oyster Bay' ...More about Oyster Bay

Excellent  98%
(51 reviews)

Really personalised attention especially after the flights. Lovely atmosphere for dinner on the terrace. Oyster Bay reviews...

Serena Hotel Dar

Serena Hotel Dar

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Conveniently close to the airport, in the centre of town, the Serena Hotel Dar (previously called the Moevenpick Royal Palm Hotel) ...More about Serena Hotel Dar

Good  77%
(42 reviews)

This hotel was fine for its purpose. Fairly near to the airport; OK room and food perfectly acceptable. One night is surely enough! Serena Hotel Dar reviews...

Hyatt Regency Hotel

Hyatt Regency Hotel

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The Hyatt Regency Hotel (previously the Kilimanjaro Kempinski) in Dar es Salaam is situated in the centre of Dar and has all ...More about Hyatt Regency Hotel

Good  84%
(11 reviews)

room did smell a bit musty but it was very clean and comfortable. Food was excellent Hyatt Regency Hotel reviews...

Sea Cliff Hotel

Sea Cliff Hotel

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Sea Cliff is a privately owned and independently run hotel that prides itself on its warm hospitality and level of personal service...More about Sea Cliff Hotel

Good  78%
(9 reviews)

A perfect stopover hotel, on the Peninsula & away from the hustle of Dar and conventiently located next to a western style shopping mall. Very much the 'business' ... Sea Cliff Hotel reviews...

The Slipway

The Slipway

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For a good-value Dar Hotel, much smaller than many and near restaurants and a good craft market, the rooms at The Slipway are ...More about The Slipway

Good  87%
(6 reviews)

Lovely location overlooking the sea with good shops and restaurants attached but well over an hour from the airport in the busy traffic- just 20 minutes after midnight! We ... The Slipway reviews...

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