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Food & Drink
Bar, Buffet-Style Restaurant
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and charges apply.
No parking available.
Room Service, Shuttle Service (surcharge), Airport Shuttle (surcharge), 24-Hour Front Desk, Currency Exchange, Baggage Storage, Laundry, Meeting/Banquet Facilities, Business Center, Fax/Photocopying
Newspapers, Safe, Non-smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Elevator
From 2:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
Free! One child from 0 to 10 years stays free of charge when using existing beds.
One child from 10 to 18 years is charged USD 20 per person per night when using existing beds.
The maximum number of extra beds in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed or crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are not allowed.
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Based on 58 reviews
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In the very center of Dar es Salaam, Tanzanite has air-conditioned rooms, a 3-minute walk from the ferry dock to Zanzibar. Julius Nyerere International Airport is 6 miles away.
Score from 250 reviews Good
Holiday Inn Dar Es Salaam is located in the business district just a 5-minute drive from nearby banks, embassies and shops. The hotel features a gym, spa, swimming pool and 2 restaurants.
Score from 83 reviews Good
Located just 500 metres from the Zanzibar ferry terminal, Rainbow Hotel is located in Dar es Salaam. It features a restaurant, 24-hour front desk and offers free WiFi.
Score from 42 reviews Review score
Offering an outdoor pool and a restaurant, Kijiji Beach Resort is located in Dar es Salaam. Free WiFi access is available in this resort.
Score from 3 reviews Wonderful
Everything except Cartoon Network channel for the kids
The staff has been very helpful and kind, great service. The restaurant also offers good food, which is great if you are a solo traveller for business. Wi if was also reliable and always working. Check in and out both very quick and easy. Would go back again.
It could be a bit noisy at night, especially on the lower floors due to the busy street, but not to disturb your sleep. The TV did not have international channels (BBC, Aljazeera, CNN).
Great value Walk to ferry for Zanzibar Helpful staff
The staff is very friendly and helpful, the roof bar is fantastic. Good location - central but not noisy.
In a busy central city location. Brilliant rooftop bar for fresh air and smokers. Restaurant served us a great meal there.
Bed was extremely firm.
the hotel is in good location very close to the city center, shopping, money exchange bureaus, taxis... checking was was simple and swift. Even though i arrived early morning there was no issue. staff at the reception were very helpful and friendly. the room was wide enough with enough space. equipped with all necessary facilities, flat TV with various channels, fridge, stove etc. comfortable bed, good shower with hot water. Room was generally very clean. Helpful and very friendly staff from the reception, the bellboy (Yunus) to the rooftop cafe staff led by Patrick. Their services and gesture made me feel at home. looking forward for my next return trip!!!!
the breakfast menu mainly caters for sub-continent dishes. The menu needs to be improved a lot. The shower curtains in some rooms need attention. The "no disturbance" sign is not clear, as such there the bell rings at least twice the cleaner and then housekeeping to check the mini bar! This was really disturbance!
The staff were friendly it was a huge room
there were mosquitos in my room and no bed net
Big rooms , very clean , friendly staff , good location
Breakfast with no varieties " more to Indian " , better to avoid staying in first two floors because of noise and kitchen smell , no parking
Friendly receptionist, willing to let me stay in my room after check-out time; affordable prices of minibar
The location in downtown DSM is good if you're here for business, but not so nice for tourists
rooftop, rooms were clean and nice, shower was ice, great to watch tv and have a beer on the rooftop
wish it was a bit cheaper
Comfortable hotel with good meal options.
The guys were helpful in planning the safari. One Mr Atul the safari planner was fantastic
Wonderful room. Great location, really nice area. Overall staff very friendly.
Sometimes staff asked for tips, on occasions this was annoying.
The staff were pleasant and extremely helpful.
Nitya was extremely extremely helpful. Thank you so much.
Not all of the staff spoke good English and thus some issues where not easily clarified...
staff always available to help even walkign with you to the closest ATM to take money. room spatious, air conditioning, a kitchen angle. location central easy to walk. nice view from the room. perfect for a stop over of few days
I've been positively impressed by the service and hospitality I've received at Hotel Sapphire. it was my first time in Dar es Salaam and the hotel staff has helped me since my arrive accompanying me to take cash at the ATM, providing very good suggestion for dinner, keeping my extra luggage 3 days while I went on safari, and providing transfer to from airport or port at very reasonable price. The hotel room is very spacious, clean, with very good shower/toilet facility, air conditioning, even equipped with a kitchen corner and fridge, all things not very common at least for my experience in Africa . All this at very good price. I will come back anytime I'll be in Dar. thank you"
For a business traveler who wants value for money the Sapphire is great: it offers a spacious room, good WIFI, a nice rooftop cafe and terrace and a gym. Plus an Indian restaurant.
The breakfast buffet is ok but quite Asian. More fresh fruits and a broader choice of cereals, bread and cakes would be nice for European and American guests.
very helpful staff
* nice and large room * hotel service and friendly staff
* breakfast was indish, would have been nice if it was more international.
Nice shower, really nice gym. Nice room and beds comfy Close to ferry to Zanzibar.
Wifi was slow in our room but good in lobby. Breakfast options weren't very "breakfast" like. I personally cannot have curry and noodles that early in the morning. The pancakes and eggs were nice but by the time we got there, they had almost run out.
I like the hotel food facility and location only
if we inform to hotel staff any requirement like when we visited there room inner door handle broken i informed to reception and other staff to repair because we can not open the door while we inside the room they did't repair also same with air condition and cable tv
Food and hospitality
Lift service is very slow. u need to change.
good , warm welcome, location in town, nice terrasse
the fact you can only put the clim when you enter the room(card): hot during the day
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