52.0% Based on 516 reviews TripAdvisor traveller rating 3.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

Holiday Inn Dar Es Salaam City Center puts you in the heart of Dar es Salaam, within just a 10-minute stroll of Dar es Salaam International Conference Centre and Askari Monument. Highlights at this hotel include 3 restaurants, an outdoor swimming pool, and free self parking.

All 124 rooms feature flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy WiFi, wired Internet, and coffee/tea makers. Minibars provide refreshments, and in-room dining is easy with amenities like fridges and room service. You'll find nice touches like free toiletries and pillow menus to enhance your stay. Free newspapers, safes, and hairdryers are also available.

The restaurant, Gaucho Restaurant, is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Bar One is the hotel's own tapas bar, serving drinks along with lunch and dinner. Business travelers can take advantage of meeting rooms and a business centre. Added amenities include a fitness centre, WiFi in public areas, and spa services. Each morning buffet breakfast is available. There's also valet parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Sights within a 15-minute walk of this Dar es Salaam hotel include Azania Front Lutheran Church and Atiman House.

Standard Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
€65 per night

Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Room, 1 Double Bed, Smoking

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

52.0% of guests recommend out of 516 reviews

Excellent 77
Good 182
Average 169
Poor 58
Terrible 30
Value <span>3.5</span> out of 5
Rooms <span>3.5</span> out of 5
Cleanliness <span>3.5</span> out of 5
Service <span>3.5</span> out of 5

About the Holiday Inn Dar Es Salaam City Center

Location Azikiwe Street/ Upanga Road Jct, Dar Es Salaam,

Property Features

Holiday Inn Dar Es Salaam City Center offers its guests an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. There are 3 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are available in public spaces for a fee. A business centre and meeting rooms are available. Spa services, tour or ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Holiday Inn Dar Es Salaam City Center. A round-trip airport shuttle (available on request) is available for a fee. Self parking is free. This 3.5-star Dar es Salaam hotel is smoke free.

  • 124 guestrooms or units
  • 8 levels
  • 3 dining venues
  • 6 conference rooms
  • 2500 sq ft of conference space
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Gift shop
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Free self parking , Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Dar es Salaam (DAR-Julius Nyerere Intl.) (14.7 km / 9.1 mi)
  • Train station: Dar Es Salaam Central Station (1.5 km / 0.9 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking; valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Dar Es Salaam City Center offers 124 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Dar es Salaam's hotel provides wired and wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Pillow options
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily.

Gaucho Restaurant – This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Rooftop Al Dar – Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant only serves dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Bar One – This tapas bar serves lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting).

Room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available upon request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 25.0 per night.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD10 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 8 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: USD 10 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD25 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD25.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD25.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Holiday Inn Dar Es Salaam City Center Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Dar Es Salaam City Center

You should know

  • Holiday Inn Dar Es Salaam City Center offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.

Promotions

Kids Stay Free Promotion
Book a stay in any room or rate category for travel anytime and receive the following:

  • Accommodations as selected
  • Up to two children under 18 years old stay free when sharing a room with 2 adults (based on availability)
  • Free breakfast, lunch, and dinner for children under 13 when an adult orders from the table d'hôte/à la carte menu
Free stay applies to children under 18 years old staying in the same room as adults. Adult must order from the table d'hôte/à la carte menu for children to receive the complimentary meal. Children can only order from children’s menu. Meals are served in the hotel's dining area and may not include taxes or gratuities. Valid anytime, subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.