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Hotel Slipway

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Hotel
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

I stayed here for 2 non-consecutive nights. The first night, i was booked into a backroom which is surely not furnished to standard. The second night I got a room on the waterfront (101) and you would not say it is the same hotel. Unfortunately,...More

Thank TheoDoris
Response from Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel SlipwayResponded 12 December 2017

Dear TheoDoris Thank you sharing your review with us. We appreciate your feedback, since we use comments to improve on our product and services. Your room choice is dependant on your company preference. We are very fortunate in the sense that we are able to...More

Reviewed 18 November 2017

The Slipway is a pleasant reprieve from the hectic city action. The hotel is located on the seaside, with wonderful views, and with easy access to restaurants and shopping. Breakfast is great! The pool is relaxing..More

Thank johng582014
Response from Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel SlipwayResponded 12 December 2017

Dear John Thank you for your positive review on Hotel Slipway. We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us. We would like to welcome you back to Hotel Slipway in the near future and we wish you all the best for...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Having been at the Slipway 7 years ago I was surprised to see that basic maintenance of the rooms has declined. The AC was marginal. The plumbing was adequate. It is a bit daunting to find one's way around the complex of the hotel, shopping...More

Thank John T
Response from Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel SlipwayResponded 12 December 2017

Dear John Thank you for your review of Hotel Slipway and I trust all is well with you. We apologize for the areas where we have failed you, this is certainly not the standard we normally maintain. Can you please be more specific in our...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Stayed two night on transfer to Zanzibar and back. Hotel is located outside downtown, in the expat district. It's a shopping centre and restaurants around the hotel that makes it to be in a nice location overviewing the ocean. However, I stayed in the old...More

Thank Gourmettrollet
Response from Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel SlipwayResponded 25 October 2017

Dear Gourmettrollet We would like to thank you for taking the time to share your Hotel Slipway experience with us. We appreciate your comments, since we can use it as a yardstick to improve on our product and services. Thank you for your comments on...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017

View is to die for over the ocean and all ships coming and going The big waves hovering in over the cliffs amazing and energy filling moments by the beach bar/rest Food 5 star Priced reasonable 4 being at a top hotel Rooms above average...More

Thank swedechef99
Response from Hotel_Slipway, General Manager at Hotel SlipwayResponded 25 October 2017

Dear Swedecheff99 Thank you for your positive review, we really appreciate it. We wish you all the best and would like to welcome you back to Hotel Slipway in the near future. Kindest regards TEAM HOTEL SLIPWAY

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Certificate of Excellence
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
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$120 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Dar es Salaam
#12 Luxury Hotel in Dar es Salaam
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$120 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Dar es Salaam
#12 Luxury Hotel in Dar es Salaam
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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42139Adventurer50
21 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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"Best rooms are those that are above the reception. They offer an amazing view of the sea especially during..."
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"My room faced away from the seafront and restaurants, and was very quiet."
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"More quiet rooms in the old building"
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