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Protea Hotel Courtyard

Certificate of Excellence
Sea-view Ocean Road, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Ranked #4 of 80 Hotels in Dar es Salaam
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Helsinki
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was Heavy rains the whole day and night, and long waiting in Dar-traffic, and perhaps it also have colored my Review. As a traveller with many nights in Dar I have passed by the cosy club-like entrance of the hotel many times. I usually stay on high-end hotels, but choose this as it was very good priced and we... More 

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DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel Courtyard, responded to this review

Dear GoZanzibar Good day, Jambo from Protea Hotel Courtyard. Thank you for staying with us and sharing your experience here on TA. I am glad that you appreciated the overall service, bar and smoking room. We are a 3 star hotel taking pride in providing excellent service & value for money facilities. The sizes of rooms - 25 sq mtrs... More 

White Rock, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having stayed at numerous hotels in Dar over the years we thoroughly enjoyed our experience at the Protea the best to date. The breakfast is excellent, lots of variety to choose from, the staff are al, very pleasant and helpful. The front desk very accommodating and friendly. We travel frequently to Tanzania on business and found this hotel excellent for... More 

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DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel Courtyard, responded to this review

Dear Dave K Good day, jambo from Protea Hotel Courtyard. Thank you for staying with us and taking time to post this great and motivating review. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and the STAFF ensured your comfort. We look forward to host you again soon. Thanks and regards, Dinish Antony Group General Manager Protea Hotels... More 

Freehold, New Jersey
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service at the hotel is super, particularly the chef and wait staff as well as cleaning service. there is absolutely no complaint but pure joy of having a restful stay and peaceful accommodations. everything one needs, just ask for and it is accommodated. i thoroughly enjoyed my last days at this hotel>

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DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel Courtyard, responded to this review

Dear tatiana427 Good day, Jambo from Protea Hotel Courtyard. Thank you for staying with us and sharing your experience here on TA. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and the STAFF ensured your comfort. We look forward to host you again soon. Thanks and regards, Dinish Antony Group General Manager Protea Hotels - Dar es Salaam/Znz... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Protea Courtyard is still a lovely, well kept oasis in Dar - but what separates it is the exceptional staff. Having stayed previously at the Protea Courtyard I was disappointed with the poor internet in my room only to find a temporary router and note apologising for not meeting my expectations. The care of management and staff to look... More 

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DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel Courtyard, responded to this review

Dear gavinareid Good day, Jambo from Protea Hotel Courtyard. Thank you for continuing to patronage our hotel and sharing your experience here on TA. I am extremely sorry about the internet woes, but happy to have sorted the issue out for you. Thanks a lot for the compliments, we look forward to host you again soon. Thanks and regards, Dinish... More 

Durban, South Africa
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently hosted a three day international meeting at the Courtyard and I can only speak highly of the professionalism of the staff and management - always happy to assist with a smile! Fantastic service, good food, great value and always helpful staff! Thank you very much Courtyard staff!

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DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel Courtyard, responded to this review

Dear Rico Good day, jambo from Protea Hotel Courtyard. Thank you for staying with us and choosing our hotel to host the work shop. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and the STAFF ensured your comfort. We look forward to host you again soon. Thanks and regards, Dinish Antony Group General Manager Protea Hotels - Dar... More 

Mbabane, Swaziland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a three day stay at the Courtyard and my experience is worth remembering. I really enjoyed their services from the shuttle right through to their menus. The staff is up to standard and very efficient. They respond promptly to any request and treat the customer as the king or queen. The single rooms were quite spacious and very... More 

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DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel Courtyard, responded to this review

Dear Caroline C Good day, Jambo from Protea Hotel Courtyard. Thank you for staying with us and sharing your experience here on TA. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and the STAFF ensured your comfort. We look forward to host you again soon. Thanks and regards, Dinish Antony Group General Manager Protea Hotels - Dar es... More 

Nairobi
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I have been staying in this hotel many time now. This is: a) nice hotel, good rooms b) excellent service from staffs (from receptionist to housekeeping etc) c) this time found quality and variety food at restaurant has substantially improved and increased i think due to new manager who knows this industry and is polite as well Areas of improvement:... More 

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DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel Courtyard, responded to this review

Dear Amin M Good day, jambo from Protea Hotel Courtyard. Thank you for continuing to patronize our hotel and sharing your experience here on TA. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and the STAFF ensured your comfort. I will pass your compliments to our new F&B Manager. I have duly noted your comment about internet, will... More 

Mwanza
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58 reviews 58 reviews
25 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We had a very pleasant 2-day stay here recently. The location is very good - just outside the city centre, and handy for the peninsula. The rooms were fine, if a little small. There is a nice (again, small) pool and the breakfast buffet was outstanding. At all times staff were friendly and helpful. Wi-fi was pretty good, and the... More 

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DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel Courtyard, responded to this review

Dear Frank D Good day, jambo from Protea Hotel Courtyard. Thank you for staying with us and sharing your experience here on TA. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and the STAFF ensured your comfort. We look forward to host you again soon. Thanks and regards, Dinish Antony Group General Manager Protea Hotels - Dar es... More 

Wateringen, The Netherlands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

It's a small hotel, also the seize of the rooms are not big. I really enjoyed working in the courtyard after office hours. The staff really makes you feel at home! Liked this a lot as a business traveller. Swimmingpool also smalll seize.

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DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel Courtyard, responded to this review

Dear Katja B Good day, jambo from Protea Hotel Courtyard. Thank you for staying with us and sharing your experience here on TA. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and the STAFF ensured your comfort. We look forward to host you again soon. Thanks and regards, Dinish Antony Group General Manager Protea Hotels - Dar es... More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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91 reviews 91 reviews
36 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I have stayed in most of the "usual places" when travelling to Dar es Salaam. I was booked into the Protea as an alternative and I was very pleasantly surprised at the ambiance and hospitality. From the check in to the check out, I could not fault the hotel. I would be quite happy to go back there.

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DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel Courtyard, responded to this review

Dear MikeMouse2910 Good day, jambo from Protea Hotel Courtyard. Thank you for staying with us and sharing your experience here on TA. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and the STAFF ensured your comfort. We look forward to host you again soon. Thanks and regards, Dinish Antony Group General Manager Protea Hotels - Dar es Salaam/Znz... More 

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