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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been travelling to Dar es Salam on regular basis and yes my stay is always in this Hotel....Comfortable stay....good food and easy accessibility to every client I want to visit....Mr. Godwin has always been a wonderful host and they make you feel at home....The whole...More

Thank Kailash S
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for one night before the trip to Zanzibar. This budget hotel is clean and the main advantage is the proximity to the Azam ferry terminal which is only 5 mins walk. Some disadvantage is the noise from the street.

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Reviewed 25 December 2017

I lucked out and got a 3-bed room to myself in this adequately fitted-out hotel. The restaurant served very filling food, and was open until quite late - a definite plus. The breakfast was excellent, too. One can't argue with the location, just up from...More

Thank Gavin P
Reviewed 16 November 2017

That's the second time I write a review about Rainbow hotel and the third time I sleep there. Reading reviews about thieves, bad management, awful rooms can refrain you from booking a room; but I can ensure the customers even though bad things can happen...More

2  Thank Francesca A
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

11 floor this hotel .. 10 minute from the kilimanjaro express .. The room are nice and clean TV . Aircon . My room 405 Free wifi cool Restaurant on the 1 floor Supermarket next street casino shopping center .. Security is very important to...More

1  Thank Sophie N
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I do not think they have apartments. Although Daniel Gordon told me they have family condos
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"Seven floor room is top!"
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"rooms on 8th and 9th floor (higher up, towards the end of the corridors have the best views"
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