We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 55 Dar es Salaam B&Bs / inns

Wista's Inn Bed and Breakfast

You added Wista's Inn Bed and Breakfast to your Saves list
Sam Nujoma Rd, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Hotel amenities
No photo provided
Got a photo?
Add it.
Ranked #37 of 55 Dar es Salaam B&B and Inns
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Dar es Salaam
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

10 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a room in advance only to find when I arrived that they had given my room to someone else. I had to find another hotel in horrible Dar traffic and a driving rain. Stay away from these guys. They only care about profit, not about you.

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Been there 6 nights Asked for grilled fish only to get deep fried fish.insisted on frilled fish and it all came to me black!!!! Didn't eat it and gad to pay for it.least I could get was gd food considering the days I've spent there. I've always eaten out.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Southampton, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

So Wistas Inn has a lot of potential, only around a 30min taxi ride from the airport and close to a mall plus Ubungo bus terminal it is fairly convenient. I had email correspondence before my stay although I was slightly worried as one of the members of staff Nixon was replying from his phone and personal email rather than... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

I was welcomed by friendly staff at the Reception and given a clean room with TV and AC. The next day I spent sleeping and just relaxing around. But the terrible experience happen on my third day. I left my cash in my Rucksack, even though I tried to hide it but the House Keeper found it and stole. The... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

I stay here two times this month and my experience was good in general, the rooms are not fancy but they are clean. If you come to Tanzania you should expect a slow service in general, which will not surprise you. Staff at the reception are friendly and willing to help you. staff at the restaurant are ok, you just... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dar es Salaam
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

We found it quite difficult to find Wista's Inn but it was worth it in the end. Our team of 9 runners spent two nights at the inn just as Dar's rainy season was getting started. The rooms are clean and have air con, tvs and on suite bathrooms. We negotiated $ 45 for the double and $55 for the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

After spending two months working with a charity and pretty much camping the whole time, this little haven was a welcome change. My room was spacious, clean and the hot showers very welcome. I've stayed here a few times during my three month stay and really enjoyed it. 20 mins to the airport (non-peak traffic). If you eat here, the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nairobi, Kenya
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

As far as comfort and services probably more of a 3 out of 5 star but due to its convenient location close to the main bus terminal and to the mall makes it worth it. I've stayed here several times, last time they were building up a new wing and the price had gone up a bit. Clean, safe, and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Philly, PA
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

Visited Wistas (restaurant) 2 times. During both visits I probably experienced the worst service I've had anywhere which is a shame because the establishment is beautiful and has a lot to offer for those looking for a quiet setting with a natural shade to escape the Dar es salaam heat. My experience I waited about 5 minutes before I was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Wista's Inn Bed and Breakfast? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Wista's Inn Bed and Breakfast

Address: Sam Nujoma Rd, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Dar Es Salaam Region > Dar es Salaam
Number of rooms: 19

18 photos of this hotel

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (18)
Bathroom (2)
Room/suite (1)
Other (15)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay