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2 Apr 2018
“Solid, functional but ultimately uninspiring,”
27 Jul 2017
“Basic but good value”
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Reviewed 2 October 2015

Dar is one expensive place, and finding a cheap place close to the city center is not easy. This one is one of the few, its not a beautiful place but its a safe place where you either go to sleep or leave your stuff...More

3  Thank foad k
Reviewed 14 September 2015

In a good location this is a basic but clean accommodation - there are many rooms so you're likely to find a place. One of the worst breakfasts I've had during my one-trip in Tanzania, but cheap options available around so it's not a problem....More

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Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Arriving in Dar es Salaam after a 2.5 day train ride from Zambia late at night with no airtime or data left due to the delays on the train meant we could not book in any hotel. We arrived at 23:55 and were immediately swarmed...More

1  Thank Finny1968
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Simple and basic accommodation, very convenient for those who come from the Zanzibar ferry and wish to stay in that area (Kisutu bus station is nearby). The hotel surroundings are quite noisy and shady, but that is ok if you're just spending one or two...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Good budget option in dar. Good location, very spacious room with small balcony, nice lobby space. Hot water worked, good fan. Wi-Fi in lobby only but worked throughout our stay. Sheets and towels ok. Twin beds only. Toast, fruit and coffee included, nothing additional available.

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Tanzania > Dar Es Salaam Region > Dar es Salaam
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23 September 2016|
Response from Andrew C | Reviewed this property |
To book I just looked up their number on the internet and rang them. second time I just pitched up. They normally have room. Prices are between Tzs 29,000 and Tzs 45,000 (£9.65 - 15,000) Depending if you want air-con or a... More
30 January 2016|
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"Go high up"
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"Ask for a room with a balcony so you can enjoy the view ?"
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"Lower floors as elevator sometimes doesn't work"
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"Avoid taxis at main entrace, its a rip you off, take a Bajaj from the street and negociate the price, much..."
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