I returned to Mikadi as I was again meeting an overland truck. I stayed for a few days to acclimatise and really enjoyed my time here. The buyable wifi eats up data but when it works its great. Food was lovely if not a little pricey. The shower block was being done up when I was here but the showers are still bloody salt water which is horrible, particularly with sunburn/toothpaste.
The beach huts would benefit from a closer closet and the huge padlocks from a bit of WD40.
Taxi service from airport was good value.
I would def recommend here as a stop off to zanzibar but only as a no frills joint.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Mikadi Beach Lodge derives its name from the Mikadi Tree which thrives along the beautiful Tanzanian coastline. Jo (Zimbabwean) & Lucho (Chilean) married and Owner/Managers took over the Lodge in February 2008 and since then have embarked on a complete refurbishment of the place. If you have your heart and soul in a place this emanates to staff and clients alike. We are in love with Mikadi and that shows in everything we do to make your stay with us both enjoyable and memorable. They say location is everything and we are in the perfect location! We are only 15/20mins from the Zanzibar Ferry so ideally placed for those travellers wanting to visit Zanzibar. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Mikadi Beach Hotel Dar Es Salaam