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India Street and Upanga Road | Opposite of Holiday Inn Hotel, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Excellent2%
  • Very good21%
  • Average30%
  • Poor26%
  • Terrible21%
8 Aug 2017
“Great for value”
2 Jul 2017
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed here many times since 2013 when travelling around Tanzania. Yes the place is a little outdated and could benefit from a lick of paint and upgrading facilities. But you get what you pay for The mama who is manager here is fantastic very accommodating...More

Thank Lisabu0201
Reviewed 3 July 2017

That guy on the reception is very unfriendly. I (a white german) came with two friends (one Indian guy and one Tanzanian) and asked him for a room (i went there alone at first). He said yes no problem. Then my friends came in, the...More

2  Thank 535bak
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

It's about the most budget option in town, but lacks care and attention you might expect, and the price still isn't rock bottom. The receptionist was moody and seemed annoyed to get my business! The dorm is fine - just four rooms, clean beds with...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 25 July 2016

It's a budget option, but facilities definitively need maintenance. It's among lots of good hotels, so you can still find good food around, but it has it's own cafeteria if you're looking for cheap. The good thing it's that what you're paying goes mostly to...More

1  Thank Anabella F
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Spent one night at YMCA. As it was quite late at night we did not want to spend more time searching for accommodation. When walking in, it looks abandoned but one taxi driver lead us the way. The room is cheap and seemed to be...More

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"I think the room we stayed was no.23. So would not recommend that one, though i think all the rooms are..."
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"I would take a single or double room as I'm not sure what the doorms are like and the prices are really..."
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"Air conditioning. More expensive. Worth it."
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"I stayed in a few and they were all pretty dirty and very basic"
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