Overlooking the Indian Ocean, Hotel South Beach Resort is located in the Kigamboni area, known as South Beach. It features a large outdoor pool, a hot tub, and a sandy beach.

South Beach Resort has air-conditioned rooms with a balcony overlooking the sea, the garden or the pool. Each room has a seating area, and a TV. Chawaba Camping Village is surrounded by luscious greenery and offers huts with a mattress and mosquito nets.

Rifu’s Bar and Grill serves international, Indian, Chinese and local Tanzanian dishes, as well as relaxing drinks. Whiskey Shack is located close to the beach and huts, and offers refreshing beverages.

Guests can choose from a variety of activities, including dancing, volleyball, and swimming. Younger guests can use the children’s playground. Kigamboni ferry is 5 mi, while Dar es Salaam Zoo and Dar es Salaam city center are about 5 mi away.

Hotel South Beach has an in house DJ who plays local and international music hits on the weekends and on public holidays from the afternoon until late along with entertainment such as acrobats, dancers and children's entertainment.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.3 for a two-person trip.

Your stay will include:
Sun deck Terrace Hot tub/Jacuzzi

South Beach Resort has been welcoming Booking.com guests since May 18, 2012

ATM & Currency Exchange: Need cash? There's an ATM and a currency exchange service at this property.

Property Highlights

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Buffet

Free Private Parking Available On Site



Pool table

Hot tub/Jacuzzi


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  • The staff speaks English
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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Kivukoni Fish Market
    1.1 miles
  • National Museum and House of Culture
    1.6 miles
  • JM Mall
    2.1 miles
  • Aga Khan Hospital
    2.3 miles
  • Dar es Salaam Port
    2.4 miles
  • Village Museum
    2.5 miles
  • Kariakoo Market
    2.8 miles
Top attractions
  • Shoprite Dar es Salaam
    2.9 miles
  • Quality Plaza Dar es Salaam
    3.7 miles
  • Tanzania National Stadium
    3.7 miles
  • Uhuru Stadium
    3.8 miles
  • Wonder Workshop
    4.1 miles
  • Oyster Bay Shopping Centre
    4.4 miles
  • Dar-es-Salaam Village Supermarket
    4.9 miles
  • Shoppers Plaza Dar-es-Salaam
    5.1 miles
  • Tazara Railway Station
    5.1 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Cocoa Beach
    3.8 miles
  • Msasani Beach
    5 miles
  • Yacht Club Beach
    6 miles
Public transit
  • Ferry Kigamboni Ferry Terminal
    1.3 miles
  • Ferry Zanzibar Ferry Terminal
    1.9 miles
  • Train Central Railway Station
    2.2 miles
Closest Airports
  • Julius Nyerere International Airport
    9.1 miles
  • Abeid Amani Karume International Airport
    42.4 miles
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Resort Facilities at South Beach Resort
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Themed dinners Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Badminton equipment
  • Evening entertainment
  • Nightclub/DJ
  • Pool table Additional charge
  • Playground
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and charges apply.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secure parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Baby safety gates
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Paid WiFi
  • Convenience store on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Locker rooms
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Open-air bath
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Swahili
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

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From 11:00 AM


Until 10:00 AM


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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above are considered adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card South Beach Resort accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

FAQs about South Beach Resort

  • Guests staying at South Beach Resort can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at South Beach Resort include:

    • Double

  • South Beach Resort offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Playground
    • Pool table
    • Beachfront
    • Evening entertainment
    • Nightclub/DJ
    • Happy hour
    • Badminton equipment
    • Locker rooms
    • Open-air bath
    • Themed dinners
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Beach

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to South Beach Resort by:

    • Taxi 30min

  • South Beach Resort is 2.5 miles from the center of Dar es Salaam.

  • The prices at South Beach Resort may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at South Beach Resort is from 11:00 AM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at South Beach Resort on this page.