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    Hotel Slipway

    Slipway Road | Msasani Bay, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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    • Excellent30%
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    • Average21%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 10 August 2017

    I stayed here less than a month ago on a business trip. The hotel is very well located. It has numerous shops and restaurants in the area. The rooms better than the Hilton next door and at a much better rate. The food at breakfast...More

    Thank wwwadriaanthiart
    Response from Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel SlipwayResponded 21 August 2017

    Dear Adriaan We appreciate you taking the time to share your positive experience at Hotel Slipway with us. Guest satisfaction is extremely important to us and we are pleased that we have achieved that. We would like to welcome you back in the near future...More

    Reviewed 5 August 2017

    Hotel Slipway has it all; a great seafront location, numerous restaurants offering delicious food, boat tours on site leaving from the adjacent jetty, and great service with a smile. The breakfast is amazing with a buffet and full hot breakfast options cooked to order. Take...More

    Thank srwpowell
    Response from Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel SlipwayResponded 21 August 2017

    Dear Mr Powel Thank you for taking the time to share your positive review with us. I will certainly share your comments with the staff at Hotel Sliwpay, they will be extremely pleased. We firmly believe, good service is what makes our return guest rate...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2017

    Hotel Slipway is one of Dar Es Salaam's awesome hotels, that oceanic view is awesome, fresh seafood is unmatched and i wouldn't mind going back there and spent more time. the scenery is just breath taking.great service!

    Thank tindo j
    Response from Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel SlipwayResponded 21 August 2017

    Dear Tindo J Thank you for taking the time to share your AWESOME experience with us, we are pleased that you enjoyed our services. We would like to welcome you back to Hotel Slipway in the near future. Best regards TEAM HOTEL SLIPWAY

    Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

    Stayed in slipway for a stopover in Dar Es Salaam. Hotel is located pretty far from airport in nice environment, viewing the ocean. Rooms are a bit outdated but all functioned well. Bathroom is ok, warm water in big supply. Quality of bed very good....More

    Thank Yves M
    Response from Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel SlipwayResponded 25 July 2017

    Good Day Yves Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We also thank you for mentioning all the good aspects that made your stay pleasant. Positive: Nice environment overlooking the ocean Well functioning room (meaning everything is well maintained inside...More

    Reviewed 22 July 2017

    If you are not guaranteed a room in the newer building, skip this hotel, even then they are not very pleasing. The old rooms are in terrible condition, broken lights and toilet flush button, tv the size of a laptop, water frozen in the frig,...More

    Thank liketohike_7
    Response from Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel SlipwayResponded 25 July 2017

    Dear Liketohike_7 I thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. We appreciate your comments, especially the constructive comments because it really helps us to maintain and improve our product and services. We sincerely apologize for the noise disturbance during your...More

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    About
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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
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    • Outdoor pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$120 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Dar es Salaam
    • #11 Luxury Hotel in Dar es Salaam
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 72
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    42139Adventurer50
    20 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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    "My room faced away from the seafront and restaurants, and was very quiet."
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