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Transit Motel Airport

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed July 10, 2015

I stayed in this hotel for 1 night before an early morning flight to avoid dealing with the awful Dar traffic. The rooms are bare bones but in decent shape. The $5 shuttle service was very convenient and the chicken curry was good too. I wouldn't recommend a stay longer than 1 night here since it is far from the...

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Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed July 6, 2015

Very close to airport but not nice street to walk,took a taxi for 8000/way Security very good Very basic restaurant and bar,ok breakfast Very good WiFi Twin Room was ok,ac was nice,with some cockroaches ,asked for insecticidal and get it TV was not working and I informed them,no action was taken Staff was good Stayed there for 1 night April...

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Ile-de-France, France
Reviewed July 4, 2015

Good Nô problem to go out to hôtel. Good is very good. The personnel very hapiness. Beautiful hôtel"......".......................... Dar El salaam is good the rush market is very typical. The peuple are sweet in the town

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Hamilton, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed June 18, 2015

I stayed here overnight between a flight from Arusha and a flight to Windhoek. It is only a few minutes from the airport (Tsh8000/- taxi ride) and taxis seem to be available all the time - I left at 3 am. It's only a few minutes walk down to the main road where you can catch a daladala into town...

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TransitMotels, Manager at Transit Motel Airport, responded to this review

Thank you Jenny for your candid review. We hope that you will stay with us again when you are in Dar es Salaam Karibu sana

Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Reviewed May 30, 2015 via mobile

Started being a costumer in transit, because it was near the airport, but at the second stayed, I had a real travellers support; Left my golf bag for a few days, while I went to a deep country, bush mission, that turns out to be a long staying adventure, including a two way travel to Europe. After three weeks, I...

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TransitMotels, Manager at Transit Motel Airport, responded to this review

Thank you Mani for your candid review. Annette and Anna are happy to hear from you again! We hope to see you again next time you're in Dar es salaam.

Halifax, Canada
Reviewed April 19, 2015

Staff were very nice and helpful. Place was old but very clean. Foam mattresses were very soft; I'd hate to have to spend a night there. Bathroom was clean but smelled of bleach. No lounge to relax so one has to stay in one's room or in the restaurant.

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TransitMotels, Manager at Transit Motel Airport, responded to this review

Thank you Lebljc for this candid review. We are pleased that you received a nice and helpful services. We are sorry that we did not meet your expectations. We will be working hard on the areas you've highlighted in order to improve our services.

Algona, Iowa
Reviewed April 19, 2015

They are in a great location and the price is affordable for the location ($45 for a private room with air conditioning and TV). Their Wi-Fi worked well enough to make a Skype call too. We decided to eat at their restaurant because the area around the hotel was kind of sketchy. The restaurant didn't have any of the meals...

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TransitMotels, Manager at Transit Motel Airport, responded to this review

Thank you Lancehg for taking your time to write this review. We are sorry that we did not satisfy you in certain areas. We will work hard to improve our services especially on the restaurant. Please pass by next time you're in Dar es salaam and you will notice the difference. Karibu sana

Tanzania
Reviewed March 25, 2015

Chose this hotel as it is near to the airport. This is a real benefit as traffic in and out of the city can be a nightmare (can easily take 2h one way). If you are sensitive to the woofer from the nearby bar it will drive you mad and contribute to a sleepless night. It is in a slum...

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TransitMotels, Manager at Transit Motel Airport, responded to this review

Thank you Johan for taking your time to write this candid review. We are very sorry that you had a difficult sleep as a result of a music from the nearby bar. It was a bad day. The music is not there everyday, only when the bar is rented out for a part/wedding. Other days are quite as noted by...

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed March 21, 2015

I travel to Dar quite often and out again next day and have usually stayed at one of the downtown hotels. Then someone recommended the Transit Motel, and as I was coming in at 5pm and flying out at 5 am, I thought I would give it a try. And I will definitely come back, as it saves you the...

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TransitMotels, Manager at Transit Motel Airport, responded to this review

Thank you Nohmad taking your time to write this review. We are very happy that you had a pleasant stay with us and can confidently recommend us to other travelers. We hope that you will stay with us next time you're in Dar es salaam. Karibu sana

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed March 20, 2015

I had to resort quickly to a hotel near the Dar es Salaam airport as a result of a cancelled evening flight and a re-booking very early on the following morning, and the Transit Motel Airport was the ideal solution. Decently priced (at USD 40 for a single room with breakfast, non-resident rate), it provides a clean room with a...

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TransitMotels, Manager at Transit Motel Airport, responded to this review

We would like to thank you Giorgio for your useful review. We are happy that you had a pleasant stay and enjoyed our facilities. We hope that we will see you again, this time on a planned visit=) karibu sana

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Transit Motel Airport is located near Dar Es Salaam's J Nyerere Airport providing clean and affordable no frills accommodation. The Motel is ideal place for travelers arriving late during the night or those departing very early in the morning. We provide airport transfers to our guests upon request. Check-in can be done any time (yes! 24/7) And late check out can be arranged. Breakfast (included in the room rate) is available even for early departed guests. Free WiFi available to our guests ... more   less 

Additional Information about Transit Motel Airport

Address: 4 Block D Karakata Rd, Off J Nyerere Airport | P O Box 18083, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Dar Es Salaam Region > Dar es Salaam
Price Range: $40 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Transit Motel Airport 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“If something isn't working (hot water, WIFI) just ask, because it DID work when I was there so there is capacity”
U685ROjessical, Apr 16, 2017 | Read review
“Perfect for overnight but no longer.”
JoS322, Jan 28, 2017 | Read review
“All a bit noisy”
616iank, Sep 27, 2016 | Read review
“Exceeded my expectations”
Oxwood-Farm, Jul 7, 2016 | Read review
“Honestly don't think there is much to choose - noisy area.”
suza2013, Mar 7, 2016 | Read review
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