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Reading, UK
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I'd stay at this hotel again. The shared areas are fairly basic but the rooms are very large, clean, well maintained and modern. There's a large desk and great internet access, which makes it ideal for a business trip. The breakfast buffet is very good and although I didn't enjoy the evening meals as much there are many other bars...

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Julieth M, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Peninsula Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Anne-Louise_26 Thank you so much for the excellent review. We are pleased that you have enjoyed all the facilities offered by our hotel and we look forward to many more visits from yourself and your valued guests. Once again thank you and we appreciate your loyalty to our brand. Kind regards, Julieth Marandu Guest Relations Manager.

Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is a very nice hotel. The rooms are huge, clean and modern. Wifi works pretty well. Service is friendly and efficient. The restaurant is wonderful, especially if you like Indian food. Great choice.

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Julieth M, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Peninsula Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Aner G, Thank you for taking time to share your experience at Best Western Plus Peninsula Hotel. We are also glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and you were happy with the service offered as well as Indian food served at our Restaurant. Once again, thank you for choosing to stay with us and we...

Dublin Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful hotel very comfortable rooms and facilities fairly close to the Airport and city centre all staff are very friendly and nothing is too much trouble, a realy great location well worth a visit when Dar Es Salaam

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Julieth M, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Peninsula Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ronald P, Many thanks for taking the time to share your recent experience at Best Western Plus Peninsula Hotel with us. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your time with us, and it's also great to know that you enjoyed the comforts of the hotel including the spacious rooms and everything from our facilities to guest rooms...

dar es salam, Tanzania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best western Peninsula is one of the best in Dar , great stafff , good food , rooms are clean , special thanks to Julieth of reservations as she will go out of her way to help , Best western Peninsula is also very central to most businesses and restaurants, it also boast one of the best indian restaurants in...

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Julieth M, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Peninsula Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Petters J, Many thanks indeed for the excellent review. We are delighted that you have enjoyed all the facilities offered by our hotel and we look forward to many more visits from yourself and your valued guests. Once again thank you and looking forward to welcoming you again at Best Western Plus Peninsula Hotel! Kind regards, Julieth Marandu Guest...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My stay at this hotel was the best day ever. The staff was very accommodating and friendly and accessible during my entire stay. Thank you everyone for making my trip enjoyable. They were also very helpful with taxis and the appropriate rate to pay for the taxi drivers. Special thanks for help coordinating rides to and from the airport.

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Julieth M, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Peninsula Hotel, responded to this review

Dear David L, Thank you very much for your nice review. It is a pleasure to read that you had a great stay with us and enjoyed our services. We look forward to welcoming you for a next stay in Dar es Salaam. Kind Regards, Julieth Marandu Guest Relations Manager.

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The hotel was well located. Easy access to surrounding restaurants. Large rooms. Excellent internet, Very nice lobby and bar area; Managers not that helpful. Front desk- be careful they arrange transport and do not tell you the price, then you get a heavy bill like $30 for a 7km trip. Be careful about the transport they arrange.

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Julieth M, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Peninsula Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 163hellene, Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel and the positive comments that you made regarding your stay. Your comments are a valuable part of our commitment to continually review and improve our services, like with the Transportation and Managers not helpful - which we will sort out immediately. If I can be of assistance in...

Reviewed 9 March 2017

This location is not so good if your commuting into the city due to traffic congestion, it does not have any outside recreational areas (Backs on to a fuel station). Biggest let down for me is that it only has an Indian restaurant which provides only Indian food, nice now and again if you like that but not everyday, only...

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Julieth M, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Peninsula Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ian B, Thank you for choosing to stay at Best Western Plus Peninsula Hotel -Oyster Bay, we appreciate the time you have taken to review the hotel following your stay with us. Your comments are very valuable part of our obligation to continually review and improve our services. Yes we do have Moti Mahal restaurant which offers the most...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Spacious rooms with good staff. Anytime you visit Dar es Saalam, this is a nice place to stay. The room is specious enough to accommodate a whole family and the environment quite enough for a good stay experience.

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Julieth M, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Peninsula Hotel, responded to this review

Dear unknownp2017 , Thank you so much for taking time to review Best Western Plus Peninsula Hotel! It's a pleasure to read that you had a great stay with us, and enjoyed our services. The team will be happy to receive this feedback. The aim for the team at our hotel is to ensure that every guest leaves the hotel...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Really great room with a sitting area, large bed, variety of pillows Spacious top notch bathroom as well Friendly staff Excellent cleanliness standards Lots of free water for drinking Gym there - but very small (4-5 machines) Food not great - especially room service selection

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Julieth M, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Peninsula Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lauriegulaid, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review on your recent stay at Best Western Plus Peninsula Hotel. We are pleased to note that you enjoyed the comforts of the hotel including the spacious rooms and the facility. Thank you for also commenting on the food selection we will work on the room service menus for...

Reviewed 11 February 2017

As i was visiting Dar es Salaam for the first time, I was not sure that I would have get this kind of facility. Spacious rooms, power backup, spacious wash rooms, parking facility and friendly staff. Highly recommended for people who are visiting Dar es Salaam

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Julieth M, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Peninsula Hotel, responded to this review

Dear End to End C, Many thanks indeed for the excellent review. We are delighted that you have enjoyed all the facilities offered by our hotel and we look forward to many more visits from yourself and your valued guests. Once again thank you and looking forward to welcoming you again at Best Western Plus Peninsula Hotel! Kind Regards, Julieth...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
“Modern Comfort, Convenience, Safety” Located off the main road in the affluent Msasani Peninsula area of Dar Es Salaam, the Best Western Plus Peninsula Hotel is perfect for business and social gatherings with 45 contemporary and spacious bedrooms and suites with private outdoor balconies. The hotel mixes modern art deco with a touch of local Tanzanian flair and includes a full service Restaurant, Bar/Coffee Shop, Meeting/Conference facilities, a Fitness Center and stay connected with complimentary HI-Speed Internet. A preferred choice of many diplomatic agencies and NGOs, the hotel is conveniently located to many Offices, Local Shops, Restaurants, and Night Life, yet provides a safe and comfortable retreat. Awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence (2016), our team is dedicated to ensuring you have a memorable stay in Dar es Salaam. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Peninsula Hotel

Address: 4 and 6 Haile Salassie Road | Oyster Bay, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (Formerly Atlantis Hotel)
Region: Tanzania > Dar Es Salaam Region > Dar es Salaam
Price Range: €119 - €161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Peninsula Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 45
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Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Dar es Salaam
#4 Business Hotel in Dar es Salaam
#10 Luxury Hotel in Dar es Salaam
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“All seem ok from what I've seen so far”
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“Access to beach”
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“there are both smoking and non-smoking floors”
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“for non smokers 2nd and 3rd floor is better, for smokers, you are not discriminated 1st floor is smoking zone, all rooms are spacious”
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“Great Location - Great Value”
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