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Hotel Sapphire

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Mtendeni Street, Dar es Salaam 20009, Tanzania
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Ranked #6 of 70 Hotels in Dar es Salaam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
merrickPhomPenh Manchester, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed one night, on arrival in Tanzania on our way to our Selous safari. The room was huge, bright and comfortable. One negative only: no plug for the bath. The staff are efficient and pleasant, and the manager very obliging about providing an early breakfast Best of all, it's really good value. Highly recommended.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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16 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its in City center and just walk around you will get many Indian restaurants, temple, Fruit market etc., Service was good. Breakfast was Awesome. Also there is travel services which is helpful. Rooms are spacious with Oven and hot water shower. Value for money. One of kind hotel, can recommend!!

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Tralee, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would highly recommend Hotel Sapphire. It is exceptionally well run by the manager Nityanand Upadhyay ensuring the hotel is homely, comfortable, friendly safe and clean and good food. The service was excellent 24 hours a day with either the manager or the assistant manager available at all times. Their professionalism must be commended. During our stay we spend time... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is was a very nice hotel in good location close to the city center, taxis, money exchange bureaus, local restaurants, and shopping. The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful. checking was very smooth and quick. I arrived early morning and checked-in on the spot. very spacious and clean room equipped with all necessary facilities. Flat TV with enough... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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24 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There aren't many good hotels in the heart of Dar's business district. Most of the 'resort' or chain hotels are on the peninsular which isn't convenient if you're in town for business or to catch the ferry to Zanzibar. Hotel Sapphire is one of the few exceptions. Friendly staff, clean and spacious rooms, wifi, a relaxing rooftop bar, and a... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We were overwhelmed by the sheer environment & atmosphere in this Hotel! The hotel offer alluring rooms & multi cuisine restaurant! its a fascinating ocean view from the roof top barbecue restaurant. The hotel premises is very clean, including the rooms and has a good wifi connectivity. The hotel deputies were fantastic with an adorable helping nature. The hotel is... More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We had a nice stay in this hotel. The staff was great. The room clean with everything working. Good WIFI in our room. Delicious food in the restaurant. The neighborhood was interesting with many small shops, restaurants, and street vendors. We would stay here again if we return to Dar Es Salaam. It also happens to be one block away... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We booked a few rooms here after Zanzibar, ready to leave for a early morning flight. Rooms were roomy (one was missing hot water) and had a good mini-bar. The air conditioner was loud, and had an annoying light. The fridge we had to switch off to sleep, but no big deal. The 10th floor open air had cold beer... More

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New Delhi, India
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4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Stayed here for 40 days and experience was amazing. great Indian breakfast, very helpful staff and best part is location(it is in the town so it is safer than any other place in Dar-es-salam). Rooms are very large with dining table and a small kitchen. I am a pure vegetarian so it is best hotel for me in Dar es... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Just stayed Last Week at the Hotel Sapphire - Dar Es Salaam (Mtendeni), The Location is great in the city centre with easy access around Dar; we really enjoyed the stay and were looked after by all the staff (especially the Manager Nityanand Upadhyay). The rooms are large, clean with LED TV, Air Con, fridge, microwave, small electric hob and... More

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Address: Mtendeni Street, Dar es Salaam 20009, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Dar Es Salaam Region > Dar es Salaam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Sapphire 3*
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