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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant hotel on the beach in oyster bay. The rooms are basic and the A/C is a bit noisy and takes time to get used to. Great restaurant for breakfast and dinner and the staff are extremely pleasant and helpful. There is not much to choose from in terms of hotels which aren't going to cost a fortune in Dar...

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Lusaka Province, Zambia
Reviewed February 8, 2017

I stayed here in December and was pleasantly surprised on the newly updated extension of this Hotel. Rooms are spacious and upmarket, all crisp and clean. Certainly I had clean towels every day, housekeeping staff was very friendly and accommodating. Plenty Restaurants to choose from- sundowners at The Waterfront and fabulous dinner at The Terrace Restaurant. One stand out was...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed January 26, 2017

I stay in Dar several times a year and chose this hotel for the first time due to the location as I was with a group of five with meetings to be held at the hotel. The service is atrocious! Stayed four nights and on all four nights there were no towels in any of the five rooms, took anything...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed January 25, 2017

Located within a shopping complex that allows easy access to items one may need; has numerous restaurants offering different varieties and choices of dining; on a beach with a fantastic view of the ocean

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Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel Slipway, responded to this review

Dear Nambosi Thank you for your review of Hotel Slipway and I trust you are keeping well. The Slipway is very vibrant with so many restaurants and bars as well as boutiques, and spa's to choose from. Never a dull moment at The Slipway. Our rooms are good with excellent ocean views as well as friendly service. Our staff is...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Stayed here on a business trip, the rooms are large and clean. The hotel is in a great location with shops downstairs and a few restaurants nearby. There is a good spa nearby. The pool is nice and clean. If you can get a seaview room, I would recommend it over one without! You can easily get a boat from...

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Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel Slipway, responded to this review

Good Day Ms Beckie Trust all is well and that your year has started off on a positive note. Thank you for taking the time to review Hotel Slipway and to share your positive experience with us. Im pleased that you had a great time with us and that you enjoyed our facilities. We wish you all the best and...

George, South Africa
Reviewed January 15, 2017

My stay at hotel slipway was an awesome experience. The rooms are spacious, cool and very neat and the pool large. The staff was so friendly and nice and the food absolutely great....Thanks for an experience of a life time.

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Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel Slipway, responded to this review

Dear Maevia Thank you for taking the time to write this positive tripadvisor. We appreciate your comments. We pride ourselves on our friendly service and creating a home away from home environment for our guests to enjoy. I'm pleased that we helped you to create positive memories of your stay with us at Hotel Slipway. We wish you all the...

Reviewed January 15, 2017

The rooms are spacious and neat, with friendly staff who are always at your service. The waterfont and terrace restaurants menus offering a variety, beautiful views of the ocean whilst enjoying your food. On your doorstep is a spa, an atm, hairdresser, convenient store and a mini market.. Definitely coming back again..

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Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel Slipway, responded to this review

Dear Thuli We appreciate you taking the time to share your positive experience at Hotel Slipway with us. Guest feedback is very important to us and we are pleased that we have exceeded our guest expectations. We wish you all the best for the year 2017 and we would like to welcome you back to Hotel Slipway in the near...

Rustenburg, South Africa
Reviewed January 12, 2017

Hotel Slipway is in a very nice area, nice large pool, good breakfast, friendly staff and close to the island trips departure point. The rooms was spacious and comfortable and had aircons, which was great.

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Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel Slipway, responded to this review

Dear Melani Friendly greetings from Hotel Slipway and thank you for taking the time to share your positive experience with us. Thank you for the compliments on the hotel grounds, breakfast and especially the friendly staff. We would like to welcome you back to Hotel Slipway in the near future and we wish you all the best for the year...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

I had the most amazing time staying at Slipway Hotel. The beautiful views, friendly and helpful staff created the perfect opportunity to relax and unwinded. The hotel is situated in a vibrant area with amenities such as restaurants, a spa and pharmacy on its doorstep. It all made for a perfect summer holiday destination👍🏼😎

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Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel Slipway, responded to this review

Dear Astcloete Compliments of the season and thank you for sharing your positive Hotel Slipway experience with us. I am pleased that you had such a great time with us and that you enjoyed what The Slipway had to offer. We wish you all the best and we would like to welcome you back to Hotel Slipway in the near...

Reviewed January 9, 2017

Absolutely beautiful property. Good AC and wi-fi, very clean, and great customer service. Conveniently located with grocery store, shops, spa, restaurants, etc... Unfortunately we checked into this hotel about 8pm and flew out the next morning (only because we transferred last minute from a different hotel that was an awful experience) so we didn't have time to enjoy many of...

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Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel Slipway, responded to this review

Dear LF Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Hotel Slipway with us. We appreciate your feedback and comments. Thank you for your comments on our clean rooms, property and great customer service. I will relay your compliments to our staff who I am sure will appreciate it. We would like to welcome you back to...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Slipway is ideally located just 7km from the Dar es Salaam city centre on the posh Msasani peninsula, right on the Indian Ocean overlooking Msasani Bay. It offers best value for money accommodation in this upmarket neighbourhood. The hotel is integrated into the Slipway complex, which provides a wide range of amenities including various dining options and everything a traveler needs. Within its vicinity are a selection of popular shopping, dining and nightlife destinations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Slipway

Address: Slipway Road | Msasani Bay, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Dar Es Salaam Region > Dar es Salaam
Price Range: $144 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Slipway 4*
Number of rooms: 72
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Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Dar es Salaam
#11 Luxury Hotel in Dar es Salaam
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“Sea view to die for!”
 of 5 bubbles Travelindar1973, Feb 8, 2017 | Read review
“Find another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles ChickenI, Jan 26, 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a sea view!”
 of 5 bubbles BeckieY, Jan 16, 2017 | Read review
“Try for sea view in the new building for a close up of the bay!”
 of 5 bubbles B7892TMdonnac, Jan 8, 2017 | Read review
“Request ocean view room, gorgeous views of Msasani Bay”
 of 5 bubbles msafiri-Trail, Dec 30, 2016 | Read review
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