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Tabora, Tanzania
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I first started staying here over 5 yrs ago it was an ok place for a night or two. However the service became bad with not being cleaned to a high standard and breakfast menu was became minimal. It is handy to eating places. Not been back in over 3 yrs

1 Thank paulina032016
Amman, Jordan
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9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

It is a simple place. You can have a room with or without ac. A double room with AC is 48 000 per night. Rooms are clean and without mosquito net, but they spray every night and i havent see one mosquito around.

Thank Verena N
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I stayed here on my own for three nights in April 2016. I've been to Dar before but this was my first stay at the Econo Lodge as I wanted to spend more time in Kisutu and the downtown area. It's in an excellent location to explore that area by foot, and is extremely affordable, so those are both major... More 

Thank als_bals_1
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
1 review
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Staying here for two nights. The rooms are a good size, I booked a single and got a twin at no extra cost. The beds are changed each day which was a pleasant surprise and the room was cleaned completely, i must admit i was suitably impressed. As other have mentioned breakfast is simple (a slice of water melon, half... More 

Thank Andrew C
Tallinn, Estonia
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56 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Econo is simple, nice and very budget place where to stay. It has rooms with fan or airconditining, the rooms are spacious, clean, fan is working properly and the bathroom is also big. If not every room, then at least some of them have a balcony. Breakfast is included to the price, though we did not try it. So cannot... More 

1 Thank JaneTeesalu
Bologna, Italy
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17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Less than 20€ to get an enough clean double room in the center of Kisutu in Dar Es Salaam. The room is spacious and with fan, for an extra you could have AC. There is a little bathroom with a sink and a shower. Breakfast with fruit, bread and coffee included.

2 Thank Daniele C
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2016

You really get what it says! It is centrally located and you can choose between fan rooms and AC-rooms(which are 7000 shilling more expensive). It is not the tidiest hotel but it is also not dirty and you get what is needed! Stayed there several nights and enjoyed it! Around the corner is a very good restaurant and WiFi is... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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162 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2015

Stayed here for a couple of nights and the double room I stayed in with a friend was large, clean and had a bathroom and balcony - all for a good price. As mentioned below the prices are on the wall so you can see the options. It comes with breakfast which is toast, fruit and coffee. You can get... More 

Thank Alex S
Sydney, Australia
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31 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for one night en route to Zanzibar. Rooms are clean, hotel water. Prices are on the wall and hence very transparent. Breakfast just about edible. Arrived late at night and homeless people all along the street outside. Owner warned us to take care any time of day or night. Wouldn't stay here for long but good transit stop... More 

Thank UncleTravellingRich
Moshi, Tanzania
1 review
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

i stayed at econo for a week , my check in was accurate, I enjoyed my stay, I had no problems whatsoever , the service they provide for the price they charge is fair, I would recommend anyone who is looking for a cheap lodge in town

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Additional Information about Econo Lodge

Address: | City Center, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Dar Es Salaam Region > Dar es Salaam
Number of rooms: 337
Also Known As:
Econo Hotel Dar Es Salaam
Dar Es Salaam Econo Lodge
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“Ask for a room with a balcony so you can enjoy the view ?”
 of 5 bubbles andrewcL7891GC, 13 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Lower floors as elevator sometimes doesn't work”
 of 5 bubbles PhenixFelix, 8 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Avoid taxis at main entrace, its a rip you off, take a Bajaj from the street and negociate the price, much cheaper and more interesting.”
 of 5 bubbles f0adk, 2 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Air-con not necessary, wi-fi only in the hall downstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles 416monikam, 14 Sep 2015 | Read review
“We took a top floor room for 3 people. It was equipped with air-con and fan, and the balcony offered a great view of the city. We all slept very well.”
 of 5 bubbles Lennini, 6 Feb 2015 | Read review
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