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| City Center, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Econo Lodge
Ranked #27 of 70 Hotels in Dar es Salaam
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My room was on the 3rd floor and was really quiet, clean and basic. Single woman traveling alone, I felt comfortable and safe there. My room had two single beds, a nice ceiling fan, A/C that worked very well, a wardrobe without a lock (didn't use it anyway), a desk, and the bathroom. No mosquito nets, but also no mosquitoes.... More

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12 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very big, clean rooms with bathroom and small balcony. Only problem was no mosquito nets. Location is great, small walk from ferry ports and dalla dalla stops. Breakfast wasn't great - think our papaya had gone off. But other than that it's great for the price and much better than other budget accommodation we tried in Dar

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29 reviews 29 reviews
27 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Cheap place with a central location. Rooms large with a simple bathroom. Could be cleaner and is lacking mozzie nets. It's ok for a stopover and you can walk to the port for zanzibar. Be careful of taxis in Dar as there have been many robberies. Only use real taxis but to see which ones are real is difficult so... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This lodge had very simple facilities with a simple room layout that included 2 beds, wardrobe and desk. The room was spacious however when inspecting our room for the first time we did have some problems. The first was the balcony door was broken but staff resolved the problem very swiftly. The room had a fan and air conditioning which... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This hotel is a good choice if you are just making a quick stopover in Dar es Salaam on your way to Zanzibar. It is a couple blocks from the ferry. It is basic and was pretty clean. If you are planning on staying in Dar es Salaam longer I would head out to a different area of town such... More

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London, United Kingdom
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29 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We stayed here due to Safari Inn which is around the corner being full. This turned out to be a good thing as we preferred it. As stated already the rooms do not have mosquito nets but we did not get any bites. Location is close to port, ATMs and good local food. Basically just a cheap ok place to... More

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27 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

As the title says, it´s very simple but it´s cheap, could use a bit more cleaning but a good option for one night passing trough. The breakfast was 1 toast and some fruit. The bathroom could def. need some more cleaning, good wifi in the "lobby"

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Really there is nothing special to expect here but the rooms are clean low priced amd Towels and toiletpaper are provided. Only diaadvamtage is that i had no met but the room is properly closed of didnt see 1 mosquito and there is a fan right above the bed makin it very difficult for mosquito's to sting. Also i left... More

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Amsterdam
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed at Econolodge for a week and a few days. The staff was very friendly and nice, most of them speak English and are very willing to help you. It's a safe hotel, there is security all through the night. The rooms are big, though some rooms are better than other, all the rooms are clean.... More

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Veazie, Maine
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed in the Econo Lodge while we were in Dar Es Salaam for a day. It is a budget hotel (~$25-$30 for two twin beds with AC), so you get what you pay for. We had two twin beds which had one sheet covering the mattress and one thin sheet to sleep with. The shower was... More

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Address: | City Center, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Dar Es Salaam Region > Dar es Salaam
Also Known As:
Econo Hotel Dar Es Salaam
Dar Es Salaam Econo Lodge

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