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Rainbow Hotel

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Rainbow hotel is located in the heart of Dar-es-salaam city centre. Zanzibar Ferry terminal is only 5 minutes walk from the Hotel. There are lots of shops, restaurants, shopping malls, banks just as you step out of the hotel. The hotel has 75 rooms comprising of :16 singles, 24 standard doubles, 16 deluxe doubles and 16 twin rooms. We also have 3 apartments ( 1x 1 bedroom & 2 x 2 bedrooms). All bedrooms are ensuite and come with air conditioning, cable tv and free internet (Wi-Fi). We have a multi-cuisine restaurant which sits upto 90 people. There is also a Conference centre located on the top floor of the hotel.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room service
Free parking
Airport transportation
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
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Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
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Centrally Located
Safe
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74Photos
5Q+A
42Room tips
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I stayed at the Rainbow Hotel for one night. The hotel is within walking distance to the ferry to Zanzibar. It’s literally 2-3 blocks(walk out of the front entrance make a left, when you get to the corner make another left, then cross the street and you’re at the ferry
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Affordable, clean, safe, excellent Wi-Fi, very helpful and friendly concierge, decent breakfast, close to the ferry - would recommend to anyone needing a place to stay for a few nights in the center if Dar!
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My wife, myself and our 3 children spent 1 night at the Rainbow Hotel in Dar. The service was very good and the pick up at the airport punctual. We stayed in a family room, two bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms a kitchen and a living room. AC was working fine and rooms were
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Like others, I chose this hotel because of the location - an easy 5-minute walk slightly downhill to the Zanzibar ferry - even with heavy luggage I managed it. If you like Lonely Planet guidebooks and follow their walking tour of Dar-es-Salaam, you'll also find this hotel a
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One of the Best locations in Dar es Salam if you want to catch the ferry to Zanzibar, you can go by foot without spending extra cash in taxis. Bed is hard and higiene is average, not a place to spend more than 1 night sleep, if you come for almost 20h flight you will not notice
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You can request the hotel to book as you book the room.
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Liqour allowed inside room?
Do u offer apartments?
I do not think they have apartments. Although Daniel Gordon told me they have family condos
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"Super location to ferry"
"Rooms on the backside of the Hotel are quieter"
"If you're new to the area, hotel reception staff are amazing so would suggest utilizing their local knowledge"
"The top rooms are the best regardless of the side. Enable to get good fresh air from the wide windows"
"All rooms are good."
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PRICE RANGE
$21 - $59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
TanzaniaDar Es Salaam RegionDar es Salaam
NUMBER OF ROOMS
75
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