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    Hotel Slipway

    Slipway Road | Msasani Bay, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good41%
    • Average21%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

    Love the design of the rooms, the size and general feel is great only thing that I found a little odd is that there are no exposed power sockets in the room, which means your moving furniture to plug in your phone charger. Otherwise tough...More

    Thank Ravi V
    Response from Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel SlipwayResponded 21 October 2016

    Dear Ravi V We appreciate you taking the time to write and share with us such a positive review on Tripadvisor. Guest satisfaction is very important to us, and we are pleased to have achieved just that. We will look into your comment regarding the...More

    Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

    First great impression was the staff who is very friendly, helpful and perfect in speaking english. Rooms are lovely, clean and everything you need is there - AC for hot nights, 1 small bottle of water per day, (most of them) nice view. Restaurants were...More

    Thank Lucia H
    Response from Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel SlipwayResponded 21 October 2016

    Dear Lucia H Thanking for taking the time to share your experience of Hotel Slipway with us. We appreciate your comments regarding the friendly staff and the lovely rooms all round. The best thing about the Slipway is its location on the Peninsula, you are...More

    Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

    Hotel was not what we expected. It lacked basic amenities that tells you a lot of the hospitality management of a hotel. These basic amenities can include: - multi adapter plugs readily available for charging devices - iron and iron board in the room -...More

    Thank ammarj00
    Reviewed 22 September 2016

    This is a 'fenced' hotel complex - with a shopping centre (mainly touristic), but also supermarket, pharmacy, tour operators, atm, currency exchange, and places to eat/drink It is quite a way out of town and while on the sea there is no easy good beach...More

    Thank rjsFootscrayWest
    Response from Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel SlipwayResponded 21 October 2016

    Dear Hotel Slipway Guest I trust all is well and thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Hotel Slipway with us. Thank you for your lovely comment of our rooms, we are pleased to hear that your stay was comfortable and...More

    Reviewed 21 September 2016

    I stayed in the Slipway on business in the new wing for over a week. Hotel is centrally located, convenient walking distance to restaurants and shops. Staff is extremely friendly, from bar and restaurant staff, to security, to reception staff. The food is good at...More

    Thank Marlon D
    Response from Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel SlipwayResponded 21 October 2016

    Dear Marlon D Thank you very much for your positive review on Tripadvisor. We appreciate your comments andwe are pleased that you had a great time staying with us. We thank you for mentioning our friendly staff in all departments especially Chef Q, he will...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 120 - USD 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #8 On the Beach Hotel in Dar es Salaam
    • #13 Luxury Hotel in Dar es Salaam
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 72
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Dar Es Salaam Region >
    • Dar es Salaam
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    Room & Suite (76)
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    42139Adventurer50
    21 January 2017|
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    Response from Ravi V | Reviewed this property |
    2 hours is an average for travel time and there are 2 cell Phone shops in the centre
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    zuriKT
    7 September 2016|
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    Response from tropicopter | Reviewed this property |
    I booked a room with a sea view in the new block, but got a room in the back with a view of a car park and the back of Barclays Bank. There were no bottles of drinking water and no coffee or tea for the kettle in the room
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    Aimee M
    30 January 2016|
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    Response from 27Judy72 | Reviewed this property |
    In addition to my response above, there is a new hotel and the old hotel. If you look on the website, the photos are primarily the new hotel. You may wish to request the new or the older hotel as a preference. The older... More
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