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Rainbow Hotel

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Room: Excellent for that price; location: within walking distance of major banks, Central Business District of Dar el Salaam. Be weary of cab drivers, once they realise you are a foreigner, they charge an arm and a leg.

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in Rainbow hotel for a month during Last jan to Feb. The hotel room was perfect for stay and the staff was very courteous. The safety and security of this hotel was commendable and all the staff members were responsive and supportive to the guests. This hotel is located near the Ferry for Zanzibar and hotel can arrange for...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at Hotel rainbow during my business visit to dar es salaam. Hospitality & kind guesture was superb. management & other staff was very supportive. Rooms were clean. Food was good. Hotel is very safe to stay. Its right in market centre of town. Good for business stay.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an amazing time in dar and I found it very homely and the staff were very friendly and always happy to help and there knowledge of the area very helpful. Not a luxurious hotel, but an excellent deal for the price.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rainbow hotel is indeed a place you will like to lodge again and gin when you travel. I was in Dar Es Salaam in February and stayed in Rainbow hotel. I loved their excellent professionalism and unparalleled hospitality. The attractions for me include: 1. Located in a serene street restricted to public vehicles. 2. Cheerful English-speaking staff 3. Comfortable rooms...

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Thank Amaka I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros: -The hotel's location is excellent in Dar centreville. You have access to many local, and internationally -themed restaurants, shops and Dar Es Salaam's famous textile market and central business district (Kariakoo) -The hotel manager - Godwin is an GREAT. Very resourceful and knows how to go an extra mile for his guests. Quick on his feet and makes his...

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Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

This hotel will do for a night. They pay taxi drivers a commission so the Taxi drivers especially from the airport will try to convince you to go here. The food, well, you need to have an acquired taste. The internet is not good for work it's quite unstable. To be fair, it's an old hotel and the Rapid bus...

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Reviewed March 3, 2017

I stayed at The Rainbow Hotel in February 2017 for four nights while sightseeing in Dar Es Salaam. The hotel was exactly what I had been seeking, a budget hotel but perfectly clean and safe. All the staff were friendly and attentive and the reception staff, especially Goodwin, went out of their way to help me multiple times with my...

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Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

The best hotel to stay in Dar es salaam. Friendly environment, fresh food, excellent service as well as neat and clean rooms. Hotel Staff Mr. Hasim @ Mr. Godwin all the time supporting nature and friendly behaviour made my trip easy and comfortable.

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Reviewed February 9, 2017

Rainbow Hotel is very conveniently located, which makes it easier to get to the ferry. The rooms are minimalistic but perfect for a short stay, with good working facilities. The staff was helpful and very polite, although the wifi was not working in all the rooms, and the food could be worked on. All in all. very impressive hotel! Keep...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rainbow Hotel

Address: Plot No. 1900/59 Morogoro Road, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Dar Es Salaam Region > Dar es Salaam
Price Range: $52 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Rainbow Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 75
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“rooms on 8th and 9th floor (higher up, towards the end of the corridors have the best views”
884nyamburak, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Close to harbor”
Cornelie1971, Aug 29, 2016 | Read review
“Contact : Godwin”
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“Do not book any room in this hotel, if you do not want to be robbed as me!!!”
322stephanieo, Jan 16, 2016 | Read review
“There's a roof top space that is pleasant in the evenings”
Jdodo2011, Sep 28, 2015 | Read review
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