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Silver Palm Hotel

Makao Mapya Road | P. O. Box 398, Arusha, Tanzania
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent 2 nights and just checked-out. Overall very satisfied. Great location no doubt. Room is nice than I expect and the design is very good and amazing. the service is good as most of the hotels in Arusha. The shower room is half open with clear glass. The bed is comfortable for a nice sleep.It's not one of the big... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We stayed in the hotel for 1 night in July after doing safari in Tanzania. At the point of check in, no one informed us about the breakfast and dinner times or advised on the checkout time. The room was decent size, however it needed some TLC and so did the bathroom. There were two of us staying in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

The hotel is very good for the 60$ that they ask for a room. Buffet breakfast was good, menu for evening meals as well. However as others have mentioned before you might have to wait a bit to get your meal. Opposite the hotel is a nice local restaurant for eating meat with french fries or banana for low prices.... More 

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Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Before getting to the hotel on our way from Dar es Salaam we made an order for dinner.....when we got to the hotel we went through a quick and well planned check in process for my family and the accompanying group. Later, we had dinner that went well beyond our expectations. Three days well spent in Arusha City with the... More 

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

For the second year in a row I brought groups of over 20 individuals for multiple night stays at SPH. In each year the groups were highly satisfied with the services, rooms and meals at the hotel. All staff worked together to make sure the needs of the individuals in the group were met in timely and professional manner. At... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We had dinner at this place. The lobby is beautiful however the staff was so unprofessional. They didn't even greet us as we entered. We ask where the restaurant is and the moody receptionist points in the direction without a word or eye contact. We brace ourselves and walk in and we are in shock as the restaurant looks tacky.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We have stayed in this hotel for an overnight on our way from Kilimanjaro airport to the Serengeti plains. The room is basic, but comfortable. The WIFI connection will simply not work and the simple breakfast will not make your mouth water (but will fill your belly).

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I stayed there with my family one night, worth for the money, rooms were clean, location perfect, towels and bed spread were very clean . Toilets were clean with good hot water...only the mirror was missing....over all i feel the hotel is value for money and decent place to stay..compared to other hotels with almost same amenities, charge so high... More 

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Accra, Ghana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Dinner took well more than an hour to arrive - I had time for two trips down the dark street to a bar, where the bartender is behind thick bars, to get beers - and was sketchy when it arrived. The rooms weren't bad, but breakfast was.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

If you are just looking for a a place to overnight before going elsewhere, this is fine. Wouldn't plan for an extended stay. Air didn't work great. Awful breakfast. Staff not very helpful. Iffy wifi at best. Room ok. Fairly clean. Indian flavor to breakfast. Instant coffee in a region known for awesome coffee. Fine as a brief overnight..but not... More 

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