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Southern Sun Dar es Salaam

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Southern Sun Dar-Es-Salaam offers the best of all worlds with excellent facilities and within walking distance of the city centre. It is situated in a quiet part of town, close to the sea, next door to the Botanical Gardens and numerous diplomatic missions. The Hotel was recently awarded Silver status by the Heritage Environmental rating program in recognition of our commitment to reducing the Hotels environmental impact. A free Wi-Fi service is offered throughout the building.
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Property amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Wheelchair Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Outdoor pool
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
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Classic
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Special Price:10% off room rate
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The property has great rooms. The breakfast starts at 6 am. There is a beach on walking distance and there is a gym in the hotel. Nearer to city centre and the business district. There are also taxi available and small eating joints at walking distance. There is also supermarket
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abit pricy for lunch but worth it because its a big hotel and also they are fast in helping out.hotel is located at the city centre but its quiet inside the hotel .the hotel surrounding in the restaurant is beautiful too
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Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Dar es Salaam
Responded 4 days ago
Dear nextholidaytours Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Dar es Salaam and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to Southern Sun Dar es Salaam in the near future. Kind regards, Michael Phillipson General Manager
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I always look forward to staying in your hotel. The standard is excellent and has been well maintained.It compares favorably with world class hotels anywhere in the world. A home away from home for every all.
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Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Dar es Salaam
Responded 4 days ago
Dear taju0 Thank you so much for your very kind comments regards your recent stay at Southern Sun Dar es Salaam, much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Michael Phillipson General Manager
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I only had a few hours between flights where I needed somewhere to lay my head and shower. The drive from DAR took only 15 minutes but it was late night and no traffic - may take an hour during day. Hotel was clean and well-run and fitted all my needs. Breakfast was good and whil
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From arrival, check in, room & room service, breakfast, dinner they were really good. Special mention goes to Sefu,Mongi & team, Israel & team, Mercy & team (laundry) & the hospitality team. conveniently located
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Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Dar es Salaam
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Venture25242511485 Thank you very much for your great review of your recent stay at Southern Sun Dar es Salaam, much appreciated. We have shared your comments with the Team and we all look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Michael Phillipson General Manager
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Hi, Did a booking but need to be paid once arrived at the hotel. Do you take credit card? Amex? Visa? fees? Thanks
Thank you for contacting Southern Sun Dar es Salaam. All major credit cards are accepted. Kind regards, Michael Phillipson General Manager
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Hi. In need to work during evening with my US office and will skype. Is the wifi signal in the room strong and reliable?
Mostly it is reliable and the signal is strong enough for calls, video chats, etc.
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Hi I would like to know if you have any ironing facilities in the rooms of the hotel for guests wanting to iron there own clothes. Regards Theuns
Thank you for contacting us. Yes we do have these facilities available. We offer valet services as well as irons and ironing boards which can be delivered to your room. Kind regards, Michael Phillipson General Manager
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How far is the hotel from the Airport? What's your wifi speed and reliability?
Hi, I cannot confirm the exact distance from the hotel to the airport, but it took me by taxi over 40 minutes. The wi-fi, is good, no problems
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How far is the hotel from the Airport? What's your wifi speed and reliability?
Hotel is in the CBD. Wifi is good
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"Glimpses from the sea on the top (5th floor)"
"Our room had a nice city view and was very quiet"
"try rooms far from the conference center"
"Det var generelt et stille kvarter, i gåafstand til centrum, så tror ikke der er problemer med støj nogen steder."
"All rooms similar with differing views but the Arboretum side probably the best"
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PRICE RANGE
USD 167 - USD 227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
southern sun dar es salaam hotel dar es salaamholiday inn dar es salaam
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Holiday Inn
LOCATION
TanzaniaDar Es Salaam RegionDar es Salaam
NUMBER OF ROOMS
152
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