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33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Ended up here because the hotel booked for me had double booked. The service and restaurant and reception areas have been refurbished. The bedrooms need desperate attention as do the bathrooms. The gym was a pokey room filled with equipment which is so old, the treadmill had no tread left! I almost slipped twice thinking it was my trainers. Needless... More 

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Siddharth C, General Manager at New Africa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us. I am glad that you liked the hotel food and public area. We are in the process of renovation and hope to offer you a brand new product by mid next year. As for the treadmill, i am sorry for the inconvenience and will immediately get it checked. We work on dynamic... More 

Bengaluru, India
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16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

So let us go one by one Airport Pick-up: Good, the driver waited patiently as it took me 4 hours to clear immigration and get out. yes you read that correctly Front Office Staff: OK... can be a little more courteous and fast Hotel Lobby Area: Can do a makeover... very old [the property is so I think it is... More 

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Siddharth C, General Manager at New Africa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us and thank you submitting this review. I am glad that you liked the hotel airport pick up service, toiletries, room and food. I have taken a note of your feedback regarding smell in the rooms and the bathroom. I will work on this immediately. We have started the renovation process. Part of... More 

Chennai District, India
1 review
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Affordable price with clean, nice and space in the room with great service. Staff are friendly and helpful with hospitality. Food is excellent. Fast internet (this is important to me). See you next time..

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Siddharth C, General Manager at New Africa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us and we are glad to know that you liked all the hotel services. We look forward to your next stay. We taking pride in providing the fastest internet in town and have taken steps to ensure maximum speed and guest comfort. Thank you for your comments regarding staff attitude and your feedback... More 

Rome, Italy
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173 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

lovely staff, the rooms are well kept and overall good standards at all levels. From the rooms, the view of the bay and the port is lovely. A major issue is the loud church in front waking you up early morning with loud singing. Food at the main restaurant (I experienced the breakfast and the lunch buffet) was very good.... More 

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Siddharth C, General Manager at New Africa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Dar Es Salaam, Thank you for submitting this review. We are in constant talks with the church so they can stop using amplifiers during morning mass. I will keep you posted on the progress as i also hear that the country is bringing in noise / environment pollution law so that is a welcome move and... More 

Bangkok, Thailand
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217 reviews
104 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Nice hotel, as far as lobby and restaurants are concerned, but rooms and especially bathrooms totally outdated. Excellent breakfast with fresh fruit and vegetable juices, and wide choice but terribly disappointing grilled seafood buffet, with

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Siddharth C, General Manager at New Africa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for submitting this review and thank you for having stayed with us. We are in process of renovating the entire hotel so offer you a world class experience by early next year. We are glad to announce that we will be a 5 star product from early next year for which work is already in progress.... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed at this hotel quiet a lot,last year I stayed for about six weeks at a go.Its not really a bad hotel to stay at.On Fridays they have a gig going on at the bar(but it can be really crowded sometimes)The rooms are okay ,it's just that sometimes some of the rooms can be stuffy & humid,even with the... More 

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Siddharth C, General Manager at New Africa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for submitting this review. It is our pleasure to host you everytime you are in Dar Es Salaam. We even have wifi enabled shuttle cars so you can connect to your family / friends even before you reach the hotel. We are in the process of renovating the hotel to a 5 star product by mid... More 

milano
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Nice hotel with reasonable prices. Good breakfast. Restaurants doesn't provide lit of options. This hotel is next to the main Lutheran church. Every morning at around 6.00 they're celebrating messa so impossible to keep you sleeping.

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Siddharth C, General Manager at New Africa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am glad that you liked the breakfast buffet which is free for all guests. I am sorry about the inconvenience faced by you due to the church music which is on between 6am and 6.15 am. We are in constant talks with the church so they can understand the sentiments of our... More 

New Delhi, India
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29 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I have stayed in this hotel multiple times, and have always found out to be a good option in DAR. The place is centrally located and apt for biz meetings. The hotel is nice n clean with a friendly staff. It has good 3 options of the restaurant, and all of then giving nice food and a completely different ambience.... More 

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Siddharth C, General Manager at New Africa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for submitting this review. It is our pleasure to host you everytime you are in Dar Es Salaam. We even have wifi enabled shuttle cars so you can connect to your family / friends even before you reach the hotel. We are in the process of renovating the hotel to a 5 star product by mid... More 

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28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed at the New Africa on many occasions. Good value for money. Very friendly staff and generally a good place to stay. Great location to see the city and get to where I was working. Would return for a stay anytime based my experience.

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Siddharth C, General Manager at New Africa Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings ! Thank you for this wonderful review. I am glad to note that we were able to make sure that you had a memorable and comfortable stay. We look forward to your next visit to Dar. Please feel free to write to me at gm@newafricahotel.com for any requests / queries. Kind Regards, Siddharth Chaudhry More 

Brussels, Belgium
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57 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This is my 3rd stay at the hotel and i can see some improvements. Breakfast is great and the ingredients are fresh. Bread is so much better. Staff are super friendly. It was like being at home. Had dinner at the hotel that has 2 restaurants and both are great. Wednesday they have a grill night. Wow. Stunning food and... More 

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Siddharth C, General Manager at New Africa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for this wonderful review. I am glad that you liked the breakfast. We have tried to make sure that we offer the best value for money stay in Dar Es Salaam. We have already started upgrading the property for your future visits and we will be extremely delighted to host you again. Please feel free to... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about New Africa Hotel

Address: Azikiwe St. / Sokoine Dr. | P. O Box 9314, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Dar Es Salaam Region > Dar es Salaam
Price Range: €98 - €172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — New Africa Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 126
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Also Known As:
Hotel New Africa
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#3 Casino Hotel in Dar es Salaam
#12 Luxury Hotel in Dar es Salaam
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“highest floors are more silent”
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 of 5 bubbles Prakash1953, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are equipped with good space, so nothing to be bother”
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“At the church side of the hotel you'll hear some music at the Morning and evening, not every day.”
 of 5 bubbles UNI1275, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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