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    Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel

    Ohio Street | P.O. Box 791, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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    Traveler (248)
    Room & Suite (59)
    Dining (43)
    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good52%
    • Average19%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “executive floor” (18 reviews)
    “star hotel” (16 reviews)
    “swimming pool” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Outdoor pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Concierge
    Spa
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 558 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We are currently at the hotel. We found the room up to American standards of amenities, cleanliness with a cheerful, efficient staff. The pool is a nice size with shaded lounge chairs. The breakfast and lunch buffet offer delicious choices. (We have not yet eaten...More

    Thank Pat D
    Response from SerenaHotels, General Manager at Dar es Salaam Serena HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Pat D, Thank you for your positive review and it was a real pleasure to have hosted you. Meeting you in person was a bonus and we look forward to hosting you again. Sincerely, Rahim

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I enjoyed the oasis that the Serena in Dar offered. The staff was exceptional, and the room very good. If you have a day in Dar to spare, consider taking the ferry to Zanzibar. The hotel concierge arranged the tickets for me.More

    Thank NancyBercaw
    Response from SerenaHotels, General Manager at Dar es Salaam Serena HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear NancyBercaw, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of the hotel. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. A trip to Zanzibar is always worth a visit and we hope more guests will discover how easy and convenient...More

    Reviewed September 11, 2017

    The hotel offers very comfortable bedrooms but a bit faded with old carpet, furniture and TV sets. The food quality at the hotel is excellent and a varied menu is available at different restaurants. When I stayed the main restaurant was under renovation and the...More

    1  Thank Waqas74
    Response from SerenaHotels, General Manager at Dar es Salaam Serena HotelResponded September 12, 2017

    Dear Waqas74, Thank you for your review. I am happy to inform you that the renovations of the restaurants was completed a while ago. The new Serengeti Restaurant, Kibo Bar and Jahazi specialty restaurant are receiving great reviews and I look forward to your next...More

    Reviewed September 8, 2017

    We had just travelled for 36 hours from NZ to Tanzania so to get to this hotel was just like a haven to sleep and recover. Its very well appointed and an oasis of peace and quiet in the middle of a very busy city....More

    2  Thank scratchykiwi
    Response from SerenaHotels, General Manager at Dar es Salaam Serena HotelResponded September 8, 2017

    Dear Scratchykiwi, We appreciate your honest review and thank you for taking notice of our newly renovated areas of the hotel which basically is the entire ground floor from the lobby to the restaurants and the garden terraces. Our next phase of our on going...More

    Reviewed September 7, 2017

    A very standard 4 star city hotel. It takes anywhere from 15 to 45 minutes to get from airport to the hotel, such is the chaotic Dar traffic. Politicians with police outriders cutting a swathe in and out of the traffic did not help the...More

    Thank moraira
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
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    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Airport Transportation
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    • $225 - $398 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Dar es Salaam
    • #10 Business Hotel in Dar es Salaam
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 230
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    • Tanzania >
    • Dar Es Salaam Region >
    • Dar es Salaam
    • Also Known As
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    Traveler (248)
    Room & Suite (59)
    Dining (43)
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    Hotel & Grounds (144)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (7)
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    Hassan H
    September 8, 2017|
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    Response from Ajei2000 | Reviewed this property |
    The course is run independent of the hotel although hotel guests have access to the course and enjoy discounted rates on green fees. The value you get as a resident in the hotel is access to a private member's club and... More
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    January 27, 2017|
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    Response from Sandip B | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel is very flexible but you put your request early and don't check in at 3 am at least 5 am they will request to have your breakfast following day or depends on your booking plan . No doubt Serena dar Es salaam is the... More
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    "Our room at this time was $214 a night. I would not venture to pay less since the hotel is very secure and..."
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    "Recommend the buffet dinner...superb!"
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    "Overlooking the garden/pool"
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    "Rooms on the 6th floor have the best views of the ocean and the city"
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